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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 14 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing SLA 9 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.50% 3.79% 7.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.00% 47.83% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 16
Average salary £37,500 £49,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% +73.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
25 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 20.83% 7.93% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 22
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 March 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Service Delivery
3 25 (69.44%) VoIP
3 25 (69.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (69.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (52.78%) Citrix
5 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (50.00%) Juniper
5 18 (50.00%) Cisco
5 18 (50.00%) HP
5 18 (50.00%) Dell
5 18 (50.00%) CCNP
5 18 (50.00%) CCNA
5 18 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 18 (50.00%) Wireless
5 18 (50.00%) Firewall
5 18 (50.00%) MPLS
5 18 (50.00%) Network Management
5 18 (50.00%) Network Design
5 18 (50.00%) SonicWALL
5 18 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
7 7 (19.44%) ITIL
7 7 (19.44%) DNS
7 7 (19.44%) VMware
8 6 (16.67%) Service Management
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Oracle
9 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
9 5 (13.89%) Data Protection Act

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 25 (69.44%) VoIP
2 18 (50.00%) MPLS
2 18 (50.00%) Firewall
2 18 (50.00%) Wireless
3 7 (19.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) LDAP
4 1 (2.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Network Specialist
2 10 (27.78%) Senior Network Specialist
3 7 (19.44%) Customer Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Customer Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (13.89%) DBA
4 5 (13.89%) SQL DBA
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support Technician
7 1 (2.78%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Software Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (2.78%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (69.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Service Delivery
2 18 (50.00%) Network Design
2 18 (50.00%) Network Management
2 18 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 6 (16.67%) Service Management
5 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
5 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
5 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) UML
6 1 (2.78%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) ITSM
6 1 (2.78%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) Time Management
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) C++
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) CCNP
1 18 (50.00%) CCNA
1 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.11%) CCDP
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Citrix
2 18 (50.00%) Juniper
2 18 (50.00%) Cisco
2 18 (50.00%) HP
2 18 (50.00%) Dell
2 18 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 7 (19.44%) VMware
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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