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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 35 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.02% 2.10% 5.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.67% 30.00% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
Median salary £35,000 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,768 £38,750 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
15 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.62% 6.99% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 34
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +59.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,750 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 August 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bedford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) IIS
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Replication
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010

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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (7.69%) LiveLink
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
2 3 (23.08%) Support Officer
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%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) iSeries
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Line Management
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
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%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCIP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) CCSP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Intel
2 1 (7.69%) OpenText
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
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