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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 17 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 9.09% 3.03% 0.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 53.85% 30.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £36,250 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
13 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 16.88% 10.10% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £21,900 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Basildon

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Patch Management
3 9 (34.62%) Data ONTAP
3 9 (34.62%) SnapMirror
3 9 (34.62%) NCDA
3 9 (34.62%) Capacity Management
3 9 (34.62%) NetBackup
3 9 (34.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (34.62%) Brocade
3 9 (34.62%) Unix
3 9 (34.62%) IBM
3 9 (34.62%) IBM Certification
3 9 (34.62%) NetApp
3 9 (34.62%) Tivoli
3 9 (34.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 8 (30.77%) Replication
4 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
5 7 (26.92%) Aruba
5 7 (26.92%) Infoblox
5 7 (26.92%) Palo Alto
5 7 (26.92%) Extreme Networks
5 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
5 7 (26.92%) Juniper
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 6 (23.08%) Network Security
6 6 (23.08%) Time Management
7 5 (19.23%) Vyatta
7 5 (19.23%) Allot

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Network Security
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Backup Engineer
1 9 (34.62%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Manager
3 6 (23.08%) NetBackup Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Security Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Designer
4 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Designer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Service Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
1 8 (30.77%) Replication
2 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
3 3 (11.54%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.85%) CMDB
4 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Data ONTAP
1 9 (34.62%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Patch Management
2 9 (34.62%) Capacity Management
2 9 (34.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) Time Management
6 4 (15.38%) Business Transformation
6 4 (15.38%) Coaching
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) High Availability
6 4 (15.38%) Information Security
6 4 (15.38%) Line Management
6 4 (15.38%) Presales
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Service Design
6 4 (15.38%) Transition Management
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) IBM Certification
1 9 (34.62%) NCDA
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
1 1 (3.85%) XenApp
1 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) NetBackup
1 9 (34.62%) SnapMirror
1 9 (34.62%) Tivoli
1 9 (34.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Brocade
1 9 (34.62%) IBM
1 9 (34.62%) NetApp
2 7 (26.92%) Aruba
2 7 (26.92%) Extreme Networks
2 7 (26.92%) Infoblox
2 7 (26.92%) Juniper
2 7 (26.92%) Palo Alto
3 5 (19.23%) Allot
3 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
3 5 (19.23%) Vyatta
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas
5 1 (3.85%) VMware