The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 8 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 25 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.30% 3.23% 4.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 83.33% 66.67% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 12
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +155.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
30 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.96% 4.84% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 16
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +130.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £29,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £51,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SLA
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Aberdeen region.

SLA Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SLA
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (61.11%) VoIP
5 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
6 15 (41.67%) Windows XP
7 13 (36.11%) Citrix
7 13 (36.11%) VMware
7 13 (36.11%) DNS
8 11 (30.56%) Wireless
8 11 (30.56%) Cisco
9 10 (27.78%) Juniper
9 10 (27.78%) HP
9 10 (27.78%) Dell
9 10 (27.78%) SonicWALL
9 10 (27.78%) Network Design
9 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
9 10 (27.78%) Network Management
9 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (27.78%) MPLS
9 10 (27.78%) Firewall
9 10 (27.78%) CCNP
9 10 (27.78%) CCNA
10 7 (19.44%) SQL
10 7 (19.44%) Service Management
10 7 (19.44%) ITIL
10 7 (19.44%) Oracle
11 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) VoIP
2 13 (36.11%) DNS
3 11 (30.56%) Wireless
4 10 (27.78%) MPLS
4 10 (27.78%) Firewall
5 3 (8.33%) LDAP
5 3 (8.33%) SMTP
6 1 (2.78%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Support Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Customer Support Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Network Specialist
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Network Specialist
5 5 (13.89%) SQL DBA
5 5 (13.89%) DBA
5 5 (13.89%) Administrator
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
7 3 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
7 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Technician
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) IT Support
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.78%) iPhone
2 1 (2.78%) iPad
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.56%) UNIX
6 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 10 (27.78%) Network Design
2 10 (27.78%) Network Management
2 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 7 (19.44%) Service Management
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
4 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
4 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.56%) Line Management
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) ITSM
5 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) CCNP
1 10 (27.78%) CCNA
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.11%) CCDP
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Citrix
1 13 (36.11%) VMware
2 11 (30.56%) Cisco
3 10 (27.78%) HP
3 10 (27.78%) Dell
3 10 (27.78%) SonicWALL
3 10 (27.78%) Juniper
4 7 (19.44%) Oracle
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.33%) Apple
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