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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 48 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 16 50 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.67% 6.47% 6.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.92% 46.30% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 45 61
Median salary £35,581 £44,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.04% -4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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
73 108 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.17% 13.97% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 65 97 119
Median salary £50,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £41,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Dunstable +2 5 £52,500 +7.14% 1
Luton -12 2 £36,162 -18.73% 1
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 30 (44.12%) ITIL
2 26 (38.24%) SQL
3 23 (33.82%) High Availability
4 21 (30.88%) Finance
5 17 (25.00%) Oracle
6 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (23.53%) Problem Management
7 14 (20.59%) Java
7 14 (20.59%) Web Services
7 14 (20.59%) XML
7 14 (20.59%) XSLT
8 13 (19.12%) WebLogic
8 13 (19.12%) BEA
9 12 (17.65%) IBM
10 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
10 10 (14.71%) Linux
10 10 (14.71%) Service Delivery
10 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (13.24%) Capacity Management
11 9 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (13.24%) Windows
11 9 (13.24%) Shell Script
12 8 (11.76%) Cisco
12 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (11.76%) OLTP
12 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
12 8 (11.76%) PL/SQL

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 (19.12%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.94%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.35%) BGP
2 5 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (7.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (7.35%) DWDM
2 5 (7.35%) EIGRP
2 5 (7.35%) Firewall
2 5 (7.35%) HSRP
2 5 (7.35%) MPLS
2 5 (7.35%) OSPF
2 5 (7.35%) RIP
2 5 (7.35%) SSL
2 5 (7.35%) VoIP
2 5 (7.35%) VPN
2 5 (7.35%) VRRP
2 5 (7.35%) WAN
2 5 (7.35%) Wireless
3 4 (5.88%) LAN
4 3 (4.41%) DNS
4 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) OLTP
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.88%) OLAP
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Gradle
1 5 (7.35%) Maven
2 4 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Analyst
2 16 (23.53%) Support Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 10 (14.71%) Support Specialist
4 8 (11.76%) DBA
4 8 (11.76%) Network Support
5 7 (10.29%) Applications Specialist
5 7 (10.29%) SQL DBA
6 6 (8.82%) Operations Manager
6 6 (8.82%) Storage Manager
6 6 (8.82%) TIBCO Support
7 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.35%) Network Specialist
7 5 (7.35%) Network Support Specialist
7 5 (7.35%) TIBCO Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Systems Support
8 4 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) Web Services
1 14 (20.59%) XML
1 14 (20.59%) XSLT
2 8 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 8 (11.76%) Java EE
2 8 (11.76%) JSF
2 8 (11.76%) JSP
2 8 (11.76%) Spring
2 8 (11.76%) Struts
2 8 (11.76%) XSL
3 6 (8.82%) JSON
3 6 (8.82%) Middleware
3 6 (8.82%) Rendezvous
3 6 (8.82%) RESTful
3 6 (8.82%) SOAP
3 6 (8.82%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (8.82%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Replication
2 7 (10.29%) Clustering
3 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.88%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.47%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 9 (13.24%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Unix
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) ITIL
2 23 (33.82%) High Availability
3 16 (23.53%) Problem Management
4 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (14.71%) Service Delivery
5 9 (13.24%) Capacity Management
5 9 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 8 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (10.29%) SDLC
7 7 (10.29%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.82%) CRM
8 6 (8.82%) Data Centre Operations
8 6 (8.82%) DevOps
9 5 (7.35%) Change Management
9 5 (7.35%) Functional Programming
9 5 (7.35%) Network Management
9 5 (7.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) SQL
2 14 (20.59%) Java
3 9 (13.24%) Shell Script
4 8 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.94%) C
7 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.35%) CCNP
3 3 (4.41%) CCNA
4 2 (2.94%) PMP
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) MCP
5 1 (1.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Kibana
1 6 (8.82%) TIBCO Hawk
2 5 (7.35%) HP NNM
3 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle
2 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.12%) BEA
4 12 (17.65%) IBM
5 8 (11.76%) Cisco
6 7 (10.29%) VMware
7 6 (8.82%) 3PAR
7 6 (8.82%) CommVault
7 6 (8.82%) Dell
7 6 (8.82%) SAP
7 6 (8.82%) TIBCO
7 6 (8.82%) Veritas
8 5 (7.35%) F5
8 5 (7.35%) HP
8 5 (7.35%) Juniper
9 3 (4.41%) Informatica
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