The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 60 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 159 243 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.90% 4.05% 5.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.98% 33.99% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 115 199 151
Median salary £40,000 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,200
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £36,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +10.60%
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
430 715 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.56% 11.91% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 343 619 507
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SLA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Reading +34 77 £28,500 -40.00% 6
Maidenhead +8 18 £60,000 +14.28%
Slough -14 17 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Bracknell +14 11 £25,000 -47.36%
Newbury +25 10 £37,500 -21.87% 3
Hungerford -6 2 £45,000 +100.00%
Thatcham - 2 £29,000 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 129 (40.31%) ITIL
2 99 (30.94%) Windows
3 77 (24.06%) Microsoft
3 77 (24.06%) Telecoms
4 73 (22.81%) Active Directory
5 72 (22.50%) Linux
6 67 (20.94%) Degree
7 55 (17.19%) Windows Server
8 52 (16.25%) Cisco
9 51 (15.94%) MS Excel
10 49 (15.31%) Firewall
11 48 (15.00%) VMware
12 47 (14.69%) Service Delivery
12 47 (14.69%) Unix
13 46 (14.38%) Service Management
14 45 (14.06%) Hyper-V
15 44 (13.75%) Oracle
16 43 (13.44%) DNS
17 42 (13.13%) Finance
18 41 (12.81%) Data Centre
19 38 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
19 38 (11.88%) TCP/IP
20 37 (11.56%) ITSM
21 35 (10.94%) SQL Server
22 33 (10.31%) HP
23 32 (10.00%) SQL
23 32 (10.00%) vSphere
24 31 (9.69%) Presales
24 31 (9.69%) Juniper
24 31 (9.69%) SAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 20 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.50%) IIS
3 7 (2.19%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.88%) OpenStack
4 6 (1.88%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.56%) Commerce Server
5 5 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.56%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.31%) Apache
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 51 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 28 (8.75%) MS Office
3 12 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.44%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.94%) MS Project
7 2 (0.63%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.13%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.13%) Office 365
4 6 (1.88%) IBM Cloud
4 6 (1.88%) SoftLayer
5 5 (1.56%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.56%) SaaS
6 2 (0.63%) IaaS
6 2 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (15.31%) Firewall
2 43 (13.44%) DNS
3 38 (11.88%) TCP/IP
4 31 (9.69%) SAN
5 28 (8.75%) VPN
6 19 (5.94%) FTP
6 19 (5.94%) LAN
6 19 (5.94%) LDAP
7 18 (5.63%) SMTP
8 17 (5.31%) DHCP
9 16 (5.00%) WAN
10 15 (4.69%) Wireless
11 12 (3.75%) VLAN
12 11 (3.44%) Internet
13 9 (2.81%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (2.81%) Junos
13 9 (2.81%) NAS
14 8 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (2.50%) Network Security
15 6 (1.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.88%) Relational Database
3 21 (6.56%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.19%) DB2
5 6 (1.88%) MS Access
6 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.56%) QlikView
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.63%) Big Data
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (6.25%) JIRA
2 6 (1.88%) Vagrant
3 5 (1.56%) Ant
4 1 (0.31%) MSI
General
1 77 (24.06%) Telecoms
2 42 (13.13%) Finance
3 19 (5.94%) Billing
4 17 (5.31%) Marketing
5 12 (3.75%) German Language
6 11 (3.44%) Retail
7 9 (2.81%) French Language
7 9 (2.81%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.19%) Electronics
9 4 (1.25%) Legal
10 2 (0.63%) Games
10 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (17.19%) Analyst
2 30 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 27 (8.44%) Service Analyst
4 26 (8.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (7.50%) Service Manager
6 23 (7.19%) Juniper Engineer
6 23 (7.19%) Support Analyst
7 22 (6.88%) Technical Engineer
8 21 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
9 20 (6.25%) Security Engineer
9 20 (6.25%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 19 (5.94%) Consultant
10 19 (5.94%) Incident Manager
11 18 (5.63%) Delivery Manager
11 18 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
11 18 (5.63%) Service Desk Analyst
12 17 (5.31%) Services Delivery Manager
13 14 (4.38%) Site Engineer
14 13 (4.06%) IT Manager
14 13 (4.06%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.56%) J2EE
1 5 (1.56%) JSP
2 3 (0.94%) .NET
2 3 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.81%) Data Centre
2 30 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.88%) Clustering
4 19 (5.94%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.81%) FlexPod
6 7 (2.19%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (2.19%) Replication
6 7 (2.19%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (1.88%) VCE vBlock
8 4 (1.25%) Statistics
9 3 (0.94%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.94%) NHS
9 3 (0.94%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.94%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.63%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.63%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 99 (30.94%) Windows
2 72 (22.50%) Linux
3 55 (17.19%) Windows Server
4 47 (14.69%) Unix
5 30 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (7.81%) Windows 7
7 19 (5.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (5.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 19 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (4.38%) Windows 8
10 12 (3.75%) Solaris
10 12 (3.75%) Windows 2000
11 6 (1.88%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.56%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.25%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.94%) AIX
14 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (40.31%) ITIL
2 47 (14.69%) Service Delivery
3 46 (14.38%) Service Management
4 37 (11.56%) ITSM
5 31 (9.69%) Presales
6 29 (9.06%) Incident Management
7 25 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (6.25%) CRM
9 19 (5.94%) Change Management
9 19 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (5.94%) Server Monitoring
9 19 (5.94%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 18 (5.63%) Data Protection
11 17 (5.31%) ITIL V3
12 15 (4.69%) Infrastructure Management
12 15 (4.69%) Project Management
12 15 (4.69%) Trend Analysis
13 12 (3.75%) Problem Management
14 10 (3.13%) Information Security
14 10 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.00%) SQL
2 10 (3.13%) Java
3 8 (2.50%) Python
4 7 (2.19%) Perl
5 6 (1.88%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.88%) Ruby
6 2 (0.63%) C#
6 2 (0.63%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.31%) ABAP
7 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.31%) C++
7 1 (0.31%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 67 (20.94%) Degree
2 22 (6.88%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 16 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (5.00%) JNCIS
5 15 (4.69%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.81%) JNCIA
7 9 (2.81%) MCSA
7 9 (2.81%) MCSE
8 8 (2.50%) CCIE
8 8 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.19%) CCSE
9 7 (2.19%) CCSP
10 6 (1.88%) VCDX
11 5 (1.56%) CCNA
11 5 (1.56%) CCNP
12 4 (1.25%) CISSP
12 4 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.25%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.00%) QA
2 6 (1.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.63%) GAMP
3 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (22.81%) Active Directory
2 45 (14.06%) Hyper-V
3 38 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (10.00%) vSphere
5 25 (7.81%) vCloud
6 19 (5.94%) Firmware
7 7 (2.19%) ProxySG
8 6 (1.88%) Docker
8 6 (1.88%) XenApp
9 4 (1.25%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (3.44%) SCCM
2 10 (3.13%) WSUS
3 8 (2.50%) vRealize
4 6 (1.88%) Ansible
4 6 (1.88%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.88%) Puppet
5 4 (1.25%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.94%) PowerCLI
7 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.63%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.63%) vMotion
8 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.31%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 77 (24.06%) Microsoft
2 52 (16.25%) Cisco
3 48 (15.00%) VMware
4 44 (13.75%) Oracle
5 33 (10.31%) HP
6 31 (9.69%) Juniper
7 30 (9.38%) Palo Alto
8 29 (9.06%) Huawei
9 24 (7.50%) IBM
10 22 (6.88%) CheckPoint
11 21 (6.56%) F5
12 17 (5.31%) NetApp
12 17 (5.31%) Remedy
13 16 (5.00%) Ericsson
13 16 (5.00%) Sun
14 14 (4.38%) Nokia
14 14 (4.38%) Nortel
15 11 (3.44%) Blue Coat
15 11 (3.44%) Sourcefire
16 10 (3.13%) Citrix
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