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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 20 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 2.17% 2.06% 4.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 28.57% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £22,000 £52,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.09% +105.88%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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
12 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 13.04% 7.22% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Average salary £63,750 £36,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.65% +43.13%
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 25 November 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) BT
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) XenServer
2 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) Billing
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) ADSL
2 2 (33.33%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) ADSL
1 2 (33.33%) ISDN
1 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) MI Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) XenServer
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) BT
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco