The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 16 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 4.00% 1.04% 2.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 12.50% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £22,000 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
9 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 12.00% 8.33% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% +26.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £41,250 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 December 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 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) ISDN
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) BT
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Client Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenServer
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat