Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 6 months to 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 180 173
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +35
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 110 142 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.38% 1.46% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.62% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 50 91
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Root Cause Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,257 8,776 9,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.35% 90.31% 92.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5,426 6,780 7,342
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.72% -2.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Root Cause Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Root Cause Analysis in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -30 61 £45,000 +15.38% 3
Solihull +9 15 £42,500 -29.17% 4
Coventry +29 10 £97,500 +103.13%
Staffordshire +11 10 £43,750 +16.67% 2
Warwickshire +11 6 £47,500 -
Shropshire -17 4 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £30,000 -
Wolverhampton +30 1 £45,000 +73.08%
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 44 (40.00%) Windows
1 44 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (38.18%) Data Centre
3 39 (35.45%) SCCM
4 36 (32.73%) ITIL
5 34 (30.91%) GDPR
5 34 (30.91%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (29.09%) Cisco
6 32 (29.09%) Data Protection
7 31 (28.18%) SQL
7 31 (28.18%) VMware
8 28 (25.45%) Degree
9 26 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (20.91%) Service Delivery
10 23 (20.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (20.91%) MCSE
10 23 (20.91%) Active Directory
11 22 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 22 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
12 21 (19.09%) Software Engineering
12 21 (19.09%) HP
12 21 (19.09%) Microsoft Office
12 21 (19.09%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (17.27%) VBScript
14 18 (16.36%) WSUS
14 18 (16.36%) PowerShell
14 18 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (16.36%) Windows 10
15 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (15.45%) Microsoft Azure

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.82%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (19.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Workfront
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.27%) Office 365
3 3 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (2.73%) IaaS
4 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) Firewall
1 16 (14.55%) LAN
1 16 (14.55%) WAN
2 11 (10.00%) DHCP
2 11 (10.00%) DNS
3 8 (7.27%) OSPF
4 7 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (6.36%) Network Security
5 6 (5.45%) BGP
5 6 (5.45%) IPv4
5 6 (5.45%) IPv6
5 6 (5.45%) MPLS
5 6 (5.45%) SAN
6 5 (4.55%) VoIP
7 4 (3.64%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.73%) Converged Networks
8 3 (2.73%) Internet
8 3 (2.73%) NAS
8 3 (2.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.82%) MySQL
3 2 (1.82%) Power BI
3 2 (1.82%) QlikView
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (2.73%) Finance
4 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.91%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 21 (19.09%) Network Engineer
3 19 (17.27%) Analyst
4 13 (11.82%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Technical Leader
8 6 (5.45%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.45%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) IP Network Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Core Network Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Incident Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Major Incident Manager
10 4 (3.64%) IT Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) IT Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Storage Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Test Leader
11 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.73%) .NET
1 3 (2.73%) RESTful
1 3 (2.73%) Web Services
2 2 (1.82%) OLE
3 1 (0.91%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.91%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.91%) SOAP
3 1 (0.91%) WSDL
3 1 (0.91%) XML
3 1 (0.91%) XSD
3 1 (0.91%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (38.18%) Data Centre
2 34 (30.91%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.64%) Industry 4.0
4 3 (2.73%) CMDB
5 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.91%) User Experience
6 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.91%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 44 (40.00%) Windows
2 18 (16.36%) Windows 10
3 15 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 13 (11.82%) Windows 7
5 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.36%) Linux
7 4 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.73%) ITIL
2 32 (29.09%) Data Protection
3 26 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (20.91%) Service Delivery
5 22 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 21 (19.09%) Software Engineering
7 18 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (12.73%) Incident Management
9 14 (12.73%) Technical Leadership
10 13 (11.82%) Mentoring
11 12 (10.91%) Change Management
12 11 (10.00%) Network Management
13 10 (9.09%) DevOps
13 10 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (9.09%) Patch Management
13 10 (9.09%) Process Improvement
13 10 (9.09%) Web Filtering
14 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 9 (8.18%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.18%) SQL
2 19 (17.27%) VBScript
3 18 (16.36%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.82%) C
5 2 (1.82%) PHP
5 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.91%) ABAP
6 1 (0.91%) Java
6 1 (0.91%) R
6 1 (0.91%) VB
6 1 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (25.45%) Degree
2 23 (20.91%) MCSE
2 23 (20.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (19.09%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (12.73%) MCP
6 9 (8.18%) MCSA
7 7 (6.36%) CCNP
7 7 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (5.45%) CCNA
9 2 (1.82%) CCDA
9 2 (1.82%) CCDP
9 2 (1.82%) GISP
9 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.82%) MCITP
9 2 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.91%) GNVQ
10 1 (0.91%) IRCA
10 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (30.91%) GDPR
2 12 (10.91%) SLA
3 4 (3.64%) QA
4 2 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.91%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.73%) Firmware
5 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.91%) NFS
6 1 (0.91%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (35.45%) SCCM
2 18 (16.36%) WSUS
3 10 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (5.45%) SCOM
5 3 (2.73%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (2.73%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.82%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.91%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (29.09%) Cisco
3 31 (28.18%) VMware
4 21 (19.09%) HP
5 14 (12.73%) Dell
6 13 (11.82%) CheckPoint
7 12 (10.91%) McAfee
8 11 (10.00%) IBM
9 10 (9.09%) Forcepoint
9 10 (9.09%) Juniper
9 10 (9.09%) Symantec
10 8 (7.27%) Fortinet
11 6 (5.45%) NetApp
12 5 (4.55%) ServiceNow
13 4 (3.64%) Avaya
13 4 (3.64%) EMC
13 4 (3.64%) Mitel
13 4 (3.64%) Red Hat
14 3 (2.73%) Apple
14 3 (2.73%) Remedy