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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 22 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.64% 1.50% 2.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.75% 40.00% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £27,500 £31,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.74%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
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
16 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.04% 3.76% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 19
Average salary £36,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.97% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £62,500 £55,750
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (28.00%) SAP BW
4 7 (28.00%) NetWeaver
4 7 (28.00%) VoIP
4 7 (28.00%) SAP
4 7 (28.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) ABAP
4 7 (28.00%) ERP
4 7 (28.00%) AIX
4 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (28.00%) SAP Basis
4 7 (28.00%) SAP BC
4 7 (28.00%) SAP Portal
4 7 (28.00%) SAP Security
5 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
6 5 (20.00%) Apple
6 5 (20.00%) Workflow
6 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco
7 4 (16.00%) MS Office
7 4 (16.00%) Degree
7 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.00%) Numerical Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (28.00%) NetWeaver
1 7 (28.00%) SAP Portal
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) VoIP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) NWDI
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) SAP Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support
4 4 (16.00%) Operations Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Customer Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support
7 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) SAP Basis
1 7 (28.00%) SAP BC
2 2 (8.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) iPhone
4 2 (8.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) AIX
4 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX
6 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (28.00%) ERP
2 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (28.00%) SAP Security
3 5 (20.00%) Workflow
4 4 (16.00%) Numerical Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITSM
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
1 7 (28.00%) ABAP
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) SAP
3 5 (20.00%) Apple
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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