The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon 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 18 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 15 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 10.27% 7.35% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 62.50% 83.33% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +3.77%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
Oxfordshire

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 Abingdon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
24 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 16.44% 8.82% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 9
Average salary £46,000 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.27% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

SLA
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

SLA Salary Trend in Abingdon

SLA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 (54.17%) Service Delivery
2 23 (47.92%) Numerical Analysis
2 23 (47.92%) ITIL
2 23 (47.92%) Line Management
2 23 (47.92%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (39.58%) Finance
4 16 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 16 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
4 16 (33.33%) Internet
4 16 (33.33%) CCNA
4 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (33.33%) Broadband
4 16 (33.33%) WAN
4 16 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (33.33%) Juniper
5 9 (18.75%) CRM
5 9 (18.75%) Service Management
6 4 (8.33%) VMware
6 4 (8.33%) SAN
6 4 (8.33%) Windows
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.33%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) ADSL
7 3 (6.25%) LAN
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco
7 3 (6.25%) Microsoft

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 16 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) Broadband
1 16 (33.33%) WAN
1 16 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (8.33%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) LAN
3 3 (6.25%) ADSL
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 13 (27.08%) Service Desk Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Technical Support
2 13 (27.08%) Service Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Senior Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Technical Support Manager
2 13 (27.08%) Technical Manager
2 13 (27.08%) Support Manager
3 10 (20.83%) Service Desk Manager
3 10 (20.83%) IT Services Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Client Services Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 5 (10.42%) Operations Team Leader
5 5 (10.42%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.25%) Relationships Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Client Relationship Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
1 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Service Delivery
2 23 (47.92%) Numerical Analysis
2 23 (47.92%) ITIL
2 23 (47.92%) Line Management
3 16 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (18.75%) CRM
4 9 (18.75%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (33.33%) CCNA
2 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Juniper
2 4 (8.33%) VMware
2 4 (8.33%) Citrix
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft