The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 60 56 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 206 225 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.13% 4.01% 3.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.96% 30.45% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 159 127 128
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,956 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -9.33%
SLA
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
625 739 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.53% 13.16% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 481 483 438
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Berkshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SLA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +17 99 £31,500 -10.00% 10
Slough 0 47 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Bracknell 0 16 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Maidenhead +10 11 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Newbury +2 11 £36,000 +28.57% 1
Wokingham - 3 £29,000 -
Windsor -3 1 £33,000 -22.80% 1
Hungerford - 1 £22,000 - 1
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 230 (45.73%) ITIL
2 171 (34.00%) Windows
3 122 (24.25%) Microsoft
4 112 (22.27%) Service Delivery
5 110 (21.87%) Service Management
6 98 (19.48%) Cisco
6 98 (19.48%) MS Excel
7 91 (18.09%) Telecoms
8 89 (17.69%) Degree
9 88 (17.50%) Linux
10 79 (15.71%) Active Directory
10 79 (15.71%) Security Cleared
11 65 (12.92%) Root Cause Analysis
12 64 (12.72%) HP
13 63 (12.52%) VMware
13 63 (12.52%) Firewall
13 63 (12.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 63 (12.52%) Data Centre
14 62 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
15 58 (11.53%) SC Cleared
15 58 (11.53%) Problem Management
15 58 (11.53%) Change Management
16 57 (11.33%) Incident Management
17 54 (10.74%) Mentoring
18 52 (10.34%) UNIX
19 51 (10.14%) MS Office
20 48 (9.54%) TCP/IP
21 47 (9.34%) Finance
22 46 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
23 45 (8.95%) Windows Server 2008

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 27 (5.37%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.58%) Drupal
3 12 (2.39%) Lync
4 11 (2.19%) CMS
5 10 (1.99%) IIS
6 9 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.19%) Alfresco
7 6 (1.19%) WordPress
7 6 (1.19%) Apache
7 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.99%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.60%) JBoss
10 2 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 98 (19.48%) MS Excel
2 51 (10.14%) MS Office
3 14 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) assyst
2 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.60%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.20%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.40%) Office 365
3 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 63 (12.52%) Firewall
2 48 (9.54%) TCP/IP
3 38 (7.55%) DNS
4 33 (6.56%) WAN
5 32 (6.36%) Internet
6 31 (6.16%) FTP
7 30 (5.96%) LAN
8 28 (5.57%) VPN
8 28 (5.57%) SAN
9 27 (5.37%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (4.17%) Wireless
11 17 (3.38%) MPLS
12 16 (3.18%) OSPF
12 16 (3.18%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (2.98%) BGP
13 15 (2.98%) DHCP
13 15 (2.98%) Ethernet
14 14 (2.78%) SMTP
14 14 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
15 13 (2.58%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.58%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.78%) MySQL
4 9 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.80%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.60%) OLTP
8 3 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.40%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) JUnit
1 1 (0.20%) TestNG
General
1 91 (18.09%) Telecoms
2 47 (9.34%) Finance
3 16 (3.18%) Marketing
4 13 (2.58%) German Language
4 13 (2.58%) Retail
4 13 (2.58%) Legal
5 12 (2.39%) Advertising
6 9 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.59%) Billing
8 7 (1.39%) Front Office
9 5 (0.99%) Banking
9 5 (0.99%) French Language
10 3 (0.60%) Local Government
10 3 (0.60%) Military
10 3 (0.60%) Back Office
10 3 (0.60%) Electronics
11 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 76 (15.11%) Analyst
2 47 (9.34%) Support Engineer
3 40 (7.95%) Delivery Manager
4 32 (6.36%) Service Manager
5 30 (5.96%) 2nd Line Support
6 29 (5.77%) Service Analyst
7 28 (5.57%) Senior Manager
8 24 (4.77%) Team Leader
8 24 (4.77%) Problem Manager
9 23 (4.57%) Security Engineer
9 23 (4.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 22 (4.37%) Services Delivery Manager
11 21 (4.17%) Support Analyst
12 20 (3.98%) 1st Line Support
12 20 (3.98%) Service Desk Analyst
13 19 (3.78%) Administrator
13 19 (3.78%) Network Engineer
14 17 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 17 (3.38%) Technical Engineer
15 16 (3.18%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.59%) HTML
1 8 (1.59%) CSS
2 7 (1.39%) J2EE
2 7 (1.39%) Ajax
3 5 (0.99%) REST
3 5 (0.99%) SOAP
3 5 (0.99%) Web Services
4 3 (0.60%) ADO
4 3 (0.60%) Flash
5 2 (0.40%) J2SE
5 2 (0.40%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.40%) .NET
5 2 (0.40%) XML
6 1 (0.20%) JSP
6 1 (0.20%) POSIX
6 1 (0.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.52%) Data Centre
2 40 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (7.16%) Management Information System
4 26 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.18%) FlexPod
6 14 (2.78%) e-Health
7 10 (1.99%) Enterprise Cloud
8 7 (1.39%) Smartphone
8 7 (1.39%) Replication
9 5 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (0.80%) PDA
10 4 (0.80%) Taxonomies
10 4 (0.80%) FMCG
10 4 (0.80%) CMDB
10 4 (0.80%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.60%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.60%) Clustering
12 2 (0.40%) Economics
12 2 (0.40%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 171 (34.00%) Windows
2 88 (17.50%) Linux
3 52 (10.34%) UNIX
4 45 (8.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (8.35%) Windows 7
6 29 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (4.77%) Solaris
8 17 (3.38%) Windows 2000
9 16 (3.18%) Windows 8
9 16 (3.18%) Data ONTAP
10 12 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (2.19%) SUSE
12 8 (1.59%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.39%) Android
14 6 (1.19%) CentOS
14 6 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.19%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.99%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.99%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (45.73%) ITIL
2 112 (22.27%) Service Delivery
3 110 (21.87%) Service Management
4 65 (12.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 63 (12.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 62 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (11.53%) Change Management
7 58 (11.53%) Problem Management
8 57 (11.33%) Incident Management
9 54 (10.74%) Mentoring
10 32 (6.36%) Project Management
11 31 (6.16%) Coaching
12 29 (5.77%) Configuration Management
12 29 (5.77%) Scrum
13 25 (4.97%) Risk Analysis
14 22 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (4.37%) CRM
15 21 (4.17%) ITSM
16 18 (3.58%) Asset Management
16 18 (3.58%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 44 (8.75%) SQL
2 17 (3.38%) Perl
3 12 (2.39%) PHP
4 11 (2.19%) Shell Script
5 10 (1.99%) Python
5 10 (1.99%) PowerShell
6 9 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 5 (0.99%) Ruby
8 5 (0.99%) VB
9 4 (0.80%) VB6
9 4 (0.80%) Java
10 3 (0.60%) VBScript
11 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 89 (17.69%) Degree
2 79 (15.71%) Security Cleared
3 58 (11.53%) SC Cleared
4 46 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (6.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (5.96%) ITIL Certification
6 30 (5.96%) CCNA
7 27 (5.37%) DV Cleared
8 22 (4.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 19 (3.78%) MCP
10 18 (3.58%) CCNP
11 17 (3.38%) MCSE
12 15 (2.98%) A+ Certification
13 12 (2.39%) MCITP
14 11 (2.19%) CCIE
15 9 (1.79%) HND
16 7 (1.39%) MCSA
17 4 (0.80%) BC Cleared
17 4 (0.80%) NCDA
17 4 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.38%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.99%) QA
3 7 (1.39%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.99%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.40%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.40%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 79 (15.71%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.76%) vSphere
3 32 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (3.58%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.19%) XenApp
7 4 (0.80%) vCloud
8 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.60%) Firmware
8 3 (0.60%) Samba
8 3 (0.60%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.20%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.20%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.39%) SCCM
2 6 (1.19%) Nagios
2 6 (1.19%) Plesk
2 6 (1.19%) cPanel
3 5 (0.99%) Puppet
3 5 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (0.99%) SCOM
4 4 (0.80%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (0.60%) Netcool
6 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.40%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.20%) WSUS
7 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 122 (24.25%) Microsoft
2 98 (19.48%) Cisco
3 64 (12.72%) HP
4 63 (12.52%) VMware
5 41 (8.15%) Juniper
6 26 (5.17%) IBM
7 24 (4.77%) Oracle
8 23 (4.57%) CheckPoint
9 22 (4.37%) Remedy
10 21 (4.17%) Symantec
10 21 (4.17%) F5
11 19 (3.78%) Sourcefire
12 18 (3.58%) Blue Coat
12 18 (3.58%) NetApp
13 17 (3.38%) Citrix
13 17 (3.38%) Crossbeam
14 16 (3.18%) Huawei
14 16 (3.18%) CA
15 12 (2.39%) Avaya
16 11 (2.19%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: Salary Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £40000 per annum + Uplift and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Incite Insight
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Incite Insight
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + On call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
OH PARSONS PARTNERS
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Hungerford
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough, Berkshire, Maidenhead, Bracknell, Windsor,...
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Slough, Berkshire, United Kingdom
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