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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 37 56 21
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -35
Permanent jobs citing SLA 53 34 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.24% 3.40% 9.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.74% 30.09% 70.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 88
Median salary £55,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +10.60%
SLA
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
124 113 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.61% 11.31% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 109 101 120
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,164 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +5.27%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

SLA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SLA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -5 20 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Bedford +7 7 £75,000 +105.47% 1
Dunstable +13 4 £52,500 +41.89%
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 47 (50.00%) ITIL
2 34 (36.17%) SQL
3 29 (30.85%) Finance
4 28 (29.79%) High Availability
5 22 (23.40%) Oracle
6 21 (22.34%) E-Commerce
7 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
7 19 (20.21%) Problem Management
8 17 (18.09%) XSLT
8 17 (18.09%) Java
8 17 (18.09%) XML
8 17 (18.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
9 16 (17.02%) Service Management
10 14 (14.89%) Web Services
11 13 (13.83%) WebLogic
11 13 (13.83%) IBM
11 13 (13.83%) BEA
11 13 (13.83%) Service Delivery
12 12 (12.77%) Windows
13 11 (11.70%) PL/SQL
13 11 (11.70%) XSL
13 11 (11.70%) Struts
13 11 (11.70%) JSP
13 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (11.70%) Change Management
13 11 (11.70%) Hibernate
13 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database
13 11 (11.70%) Oracle RAC
13 11 (11.70%) Java EE

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 13 (13.83%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.06%) Gentran
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.06%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.13%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.19%) Office 365
4 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) Firewall
2 8 (8.51%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.45%) BGP
3 7 (7.45%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (7.45%) DWDM
3 7 (7.45%) EIGRP
3 7 (7.45%) HSRP
3 7 (7.45%) MPLS
3 7 (7.45%) OSPF
3 7 (7.45%) RIP
3 7 (7.45%) SSL
3 7 (7.45%) VoIP
3 7 (7.45%) VPN
3 7 (7.45%) VRRP
3 7 (7.45%) Wireless
4 6 (6.38%) WAN
5 5 (5.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (5.32%) LAN
6 3 (3.19%) DNS
7 1 (1.06%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.51%) OLTP
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.26%) OLAP
6 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Gradle
1 4 (4.26%) Maven
General
1 29 (30.85%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Banking
3 7 (7.45%) Retail
4 3 (3.19%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Analyst
2 18 (19.15%) Support Analyst
3 16 (17.02%) Applications Support
4 15 (15.96%) Service Manager
5 14 (14.89%) Support Specialist
6 11 (11.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (10.64%) Applications Specialist
7 10 (10.64%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 8 (8.51%) DBA
9 7 (7.45%) Network Specialist
9 7 (7.45%) Network Support
9 7 (7.45%) Operations Manager
9 7 (7.45%) SQL DBA
9 7 (7.45%) Storage Manager
10 6 (6.38%) Network Support Specialist
10 6 (6.38%) TIBCO Support
11 5 (5.32%) Systems Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) Systems Support
11 5 (5.32%) Systems Support Analyst
11 5 (5.32%) TIBCO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.09%) XML
1 17 (18.09%) XSLT
2 14 (14.89%) Web Services
3 11 (11.70%) Hibernate
3 11 (11.70%) Java EE
3 11 (11.70%) JSF
3 11 (11.70%) JSP
3 11 (11.70%) Spring
3 11 (11.70%) Struts
3 11 (11.70%) XSL
4 6 (6.38%) JSON
4 6 (6.38%) Middleware
4 6 (6.38%) Rendezvous
4 6 (6.38%) RESTful
4 6 (6.38%) SOAP
4 6 (6.38%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (6.38%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (8.51%) Replication
2 7 (7.45%) Clustering
2 7 (7.45%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.19%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.13%) iSeries
6 1 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.06%) EPoS
6 1 (1.06%) Fintech
6 1 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Linux
3 6 (6.38%) Unix
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.00%) ITIL
2 28 (29.79%) High Availability
3 21 (22.34%) E-Commerce
4 19 (20.21%) Problem Management
5 16 (17.02%) Service Management
6 13 (13.83%) Service Delivery
7 11 (11.70%) Change Management
8 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.57%) Capacity Management
9 9 (9.57%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (7.45%) Data Centre Operations
10 7 (7.45%) SDLC
10 7 (7.45%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (6.38%) CRM
11 6 (6.38%) DevOps
11 6 (6.38%) Incident Management
11 6 (6.38%) Network Management
11 6 (6.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.17%) SQL
2 17 (18.09%) Java
3 11 (11.70%) PL/SQL
4 10 (10.64%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.13%) C
7 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.51%) CCNP
3 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.06%) CCNA
4 1 (1.06%) MCP
4 1 (1.06%) MCSA
4 1 (1.06%) MCSE
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) HP NNM
2 6 (6.38%) Kibana
2 6 (6.38%) TIBCO Hawk
3 3 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) Oracle
2 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.83%) BEA
3 13 (13.83%) IBM
4 9 (9.57%) Cisco
5 8 (8.51%) VMware
6 7 (7.45%) 3PAR
6 7 (7.45%) CommVault
6 7 (7.45%) Dell
6 7 (7.45%) F5
6 7 (7.45%) HP
6 7 (7.45%) Juniper
6 7 (7.45%) Veritas
7 6 (6.38%) SAP
7 6 (6.38%) TIBCO
8 4 (4.26%) Informatica
9 1 (1.06%) Citrix
9 1 (1.06%) Intel
9 1 (1.06%) Kofax
9 1 (1.06%) OpenText
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