The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 33 68 42
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -26
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.91% 2.38% 2.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.48% 50.00% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 5
Average salary £42,000 £22,500 £34,357
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.66% -34.51%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
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
23 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.98% 4.76% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 13
Average salary £42,500 £34,081 £34,357
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.70% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £21,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,871 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bedford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 8 (44.44%) SQL
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 5 (27.78%) Time Management
3 5 (27.78%) Intel
3 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
4 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (22.22%) DHCP
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) LANDesk
4 4 (22.22%) WinForms
4 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) iSeries
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (11.11%) Line Management
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DHCP
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Service Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) iSeries
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) CLARiiON
3 1 (5.56%) EMC Centera
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Celerra
3 1 (5.56%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 5 (27.78%) Time Management
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITSM
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Intel
3 4 (22.22%) LANDesk
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago