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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 36 35 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.41% 4.76% 2.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 63.64% 48.15% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 7
Median salary £36,250 £42,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £20,500 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -
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
11 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.37% 9.89% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 17
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +29.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £57,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 25 June 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bedford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (25.00%) Line Management
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) SSL
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) IIS
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) Replication
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (18.75%) High Availability
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3

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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) SSL
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) VRRP
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
1 3 (18.75%) Support Officer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Customer Service Advisor
2 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Project Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Projects
3 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Adviser
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Server Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management Advisor
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) AS400
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (12.50%) iSeries
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) MVS
6 1 (6.25%) OS/400
6 1 (6.25%) Unix
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Line Management
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCIP
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) CCSP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Job Entry Subsystem
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
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