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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 17 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.98% 2.17% 2.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 52.63% 46.15% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +112.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,250 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £59,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
19 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.57% 4.69% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 21
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 17 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
3 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle
4 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 7 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) ABAP
5 7 (25.00%) SAP
5 7 (25.00%) AIX
5 7 (25.00%) ERP
5 7 (25.00%) SAP BW
5 7 (25.00%) NetWeaver
5 7 (25.00%) VMware
5 7 (25.00%) SAP Basis
5 7 (25.00%) SAP BC
5 7 (25.00%) SAP Portal
5 7 (25.00%) SAP Security
6 6 (21.43%) MS Office
6 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 6 (21.43%) VoIP
7 5 (17.86%) DNS
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco
7 5 (17.86%) Apple
7 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
7 5 (17.86%) Workflow
7 5 (17.86%) Degree
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (17.86%) Line Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 7 (25.00%) NetWeaver
1 7 (25.00%) SAP Portal
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) VoIP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) LDAP
4 2 (7.14%) SMTP
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) NWDI
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) SAP Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 4 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) IT Support
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) SAP Basis
1 7 (25.00%) SAP BC
2 3 (10.71%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) iPhone
3 3 (10.71%) iPad
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) AIX
4 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) UNIX
7 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
1 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
2 7 (25.00%) ERP
2 7 (25.00%) SAP Security
3 5 (17.86%) Line Management
3 5 (17.86%) Workflow
4 4 (14.29%) Numerical Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Java
1 7 (25.00%) ABAP
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) SAP
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Apple
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Basic salary £negotiable (generous) + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Company Vehicle + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 14 days ago