The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 20 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 1.61% 2.75% 6.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 30.00% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £22,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +6.06%
SLA
Essex

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 Basildon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 6.45% 9.17% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Median salary £33,750 £26,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £21,100 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £59,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,125
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.34%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of job ads across the Basildon region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basildon region with a requirement for SLA.

1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Patch Management
3 6 (37.50%) Data ONTAP
3 6 (37.50%) SnapMirror
3 6 (37.50%) NCDA
3 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
3 6 (37.50%) NetBackup
3 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (37.50%) Brocade
3 6 (37.50%) Time Management
3 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 6 (37.50%) IBM
3 6 (37.50%) IBM Certification
3 6 (37.50%) NetApp
3 6 (37.50%) Tivoli
3 6 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
4 5 (31.25%) Replication
4 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Juniper
6 3 (18.75%) Information Security
6 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
6 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
6 3 (18.75%) Line Management
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Aruba
6 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (18.75%) Infoblox

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Backup Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Brocade Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) NetBackup Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Service Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Data ONTAP
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Patch Management
2 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 6 (37.50%) Time Management
2 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security
5 3 (18.75%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) High Availability
6 2 (12.50%) Presales
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Service Design
6 2 (12.50%) Transition Management
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) IBM Certification
1 6 (37.50%) NCDA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
1 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) NetBackup
1 6 (37.50%) SnapMirror
1 6 (37.50%) Tivoli
1 6 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Brocade
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
1 6 (37.50%) NetApp
2 3 (18.75%) Aruba
2 3 (18.75%) Extreme Networks
2 3 (18.75%) Infoblox
2 3 (18.75%) Juniper
2 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Allot
4 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Veeam
4 1 (6.25%) Veritas
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Vyatta