The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 16 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 7.20% 1.71% 3.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 81.82% 22.22% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.80% 7.69% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 5
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Essex

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

SLA
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

SLA Salary Trend in Basildon

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) NFS
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) NAS
3 4 (36.36%) Open Source
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (36.36%) SSH
3 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
3 4 (36.36%) SNMP
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) NetApp
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) NAS
2 4 (36.36%) SSH
2 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
2 4 (36.36%) SNMP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Operations Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Operations Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) MI Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Sourcing Manager
3 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Procurement Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Open Source
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) NFS
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) XenServer
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Aruba
3 2 (18.18%) Infoblox
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle