The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 31 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.23% 0.75% 4.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 16.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 12
Median salary £56,250 £46,250 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +22.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,585 £39,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
SLA
Bedfordshire

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 Bedford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.68% 4.53% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 26
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +95.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SLA
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Bedford

SLA
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bedford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Bedford region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (23.08%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) CommVault
3 3 (23.08%) Veritas
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) iSeries
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 (7.69%) LiveLink
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Applications Support
1 4 (30.77%) Support Officer
2 3 (23.08%) Operations Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Storage Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) EPoS Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
1 3 (23.08%) CommVault
1 3 (23.08%) Dell
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
1 3 (23.08%) Veritas
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Intel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) OpenText
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