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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 72 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 160 226 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.57% 4.46% 3.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.10% 33.63% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 105 154 110
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,637 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
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
664 672 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.80% 13.26% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 518 477 502
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -25 63 £40,000 +50.94% 6
Bracknell +5 28 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Newbury +10 14 £25,000 -30.55% 1
Maidenhead -4 11 £45,000 -25.00%
Slough -19 11 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Windsor +8 6 £80,000 +142.42%
Thatcham - 3 - -
Hungerford -10 2 £23,250 +5.68%
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 151 (43.02%) ITIL
2 112 (31.91%) Windows
3 94 (26.78%) Microsoft
4 76 (21.65%) Active Directory
5 69 (19.66%) Service Delivery
6 67 (19.09%) Service Management
6 67 (19.09%) Firewall
6 67 (19.09%) Finance
7 65 (18.52%) Cisco
8 59 (16.81%) Windows Server
9 56 (15.95%) Unix
10 55 (15.67%) Linux
11 54 (15.38%) MS Excel
12 52 (14.81%) VMware
13 50 (14.25%) Telecoms
13 50 (14.25%) Data Centre
14 48 (13.68%) Incident Management
15 45 (12.82%) Degree
15 45 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 45 (12.82%) LAN
16 43 (12.25%) Cisco Certification
17 42 (11.97%) WAN
18 38 (10.83%) HP
19 37 (10.54%) TCP/IP
19 37 (10.54%) CCNA
20 36 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
21 34 (9.69%) CheckPoint
22 33 (9.40%) DNS
23 32 (9.12%) Change Management
23 32 (9.12%) Problem Management

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 25 (7.12%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (2.56%) IIS
4 9 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (1.99%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.85%) Apache
7 2 (0.57%) Commerce Server
7 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.28%) Documentum
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 54 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (5.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.28%) Oracle 11i
1 8 (2.28%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (2.28%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (2.28%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.85%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.13%) Office 365
2 8 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.28%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (19.09%) Firewall
2 45 (12.82%) LAN
3 42 (11.97%) WAN
4 37 (10.54%) TCP/IP
5 33 (9.40%) DNS
6 30 (8.55%) DHCP
7 18 (5.13%) Internet
8 16 (4.56%) SMS
9 12 (3.42%) FTP
9 12 (3.42%) VoIP
10 11 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (3.13%) Ethernet
11 10 (2.85%) VPN
12 9 (2.56%) HTTP
12 9 (2.56%) SMTP
12 9 (2.56%) SSH
12 9 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (2.28%) MPLS
14 7 (1.99%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 11 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.85%) RDBMS
3 9 (2.56%) MS Access
4 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.85%) DB2
6 2 (0.57%) MySQL
7 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.42%) Jenkins
1 5 (1.42%) JUnit
1 5 (1.42%) Maven
1 5 (1.42%) SonarQube
1 5 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (1.42%) Subversion
2 3 (0.85%) JIRA
3 2 (0.57%) Ant
General
1 67 (19.09%) Finance
2 50 (14.25%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.27%) Billing
4 19 (5.41%) German Language
5 13 (3.70%) French Language
5 13 (3.70%) Front Office
6 8 (2.28%) Legal
6 8 (2.28%) Marketing
7 5 (1.42%) Electronics
7 5 (1.42%) Games
8 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.85%) Retail
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (19.37%) Analyst
2 39 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 32 (9.12%) Support Engineer
4 30 (8.55%) Incident Manager
5 29 (8.26%) Support Analyst
6 25 (7.12%) Services Delivery Manager
7 24 (6.84%) Delivery Manager
8 22 (6.27%) Service Analyst
9 20 (5.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 20 (5.70%) Linux Engineer
10 18 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
11 17 (4.84%) VMware Engineer
12 16 (4.56%) ITIL Manager
12 16 (4.56%) Senior Manager
13 15 (4.27%) Team Leader
14 14 (3.99%) Security Engineer
14 14 (3.99%) Support Manager
15 13 (3.70%) Consultant
15 13 (3.70%) Network Engineer
15 13 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.85%) Flash
2 8 (2.28%) Web Services
3 2 (0.57%) .NET
3 2 (0.57%) CSS
3 2 (0.57%) HTML
3 2 (0.57%) J2EE
3 2 (0.57%) JSP
3 2 (0.57%) XML
3 2 (0.57%) XSLT
4 1 (0.28%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.25%) Data Centre
2 27 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.84%) Statistics
4 15 (4.27%) Clustering
5 13 (3.70%) Smartphone
6 12 (3.42%) Replication
7 9 (2.56%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.99%) Driving Licence
8 7 (1.99%) IVR
9 5 (1.42%) EMC VNX
9 5 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.14%) CMDB
11 3 (0.85%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.57%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.57%) PKI
12 2 (0.57%) Wiki
13 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.28%) FMCG
13 1 (0.28%) Performance Metrics
13 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 112 (31.91%) Windows
2 59 (16.81%) Windows Server
3 56 (15.95%) Unix
4 55 (15.67%) Linux
5 45 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (8.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (5.41%) Solaris
8 19 (5.41%) Windows 2000
9 13 (3.70%) Windows 8
10 12 (3.42%) Windows 7
11 11 (3.13%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.71%) Windows 10
13 5 (1.42%) CentOS
14 4 (1.14%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.85%) Android
15 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (43.02%) ITIL
2 69 (19.66%) Service Delivery
3 67 (19.09%) Service Management
4 48 (13.68%) Incident Management
5 36 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 32 (9.12%) Change Management
6 32 (9.12%) Problem Management
7 30 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (7.98%) Mentoring
9 23 (6.55%) Performance Management
10 21 (5.98%) CRM
10 21 (5.98%) Escalation Management
11 20 (5.70%) ITIL V3
12 17 (4.84%) Critical Success Factor
12 17 (4.84%) Line Management
12 17 (4.84%) Logistics
13 16 (4.56%) ITSM
14 15 (4.27%) Coaching
14 15 (4.27%) Resource Management
15 14 (3.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.41%) SQL
2 7 (1.99%) C
2 7 (1.99%) C++
2 7 (1.99%) Java
3 5 (1.42%) Perl
4 4 (1.14%) Python
5 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (12.82%) Degree
2 43 (12.25%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (10.54%) CCNA
4 27 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (5.98%) Security Cleared
6 19 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 15 (4.27%) CCNP
7 15 (4.27%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (3.70%) MCP
9 11 (3.13%) MCITP
10 10 (2.85%) ISEB
11 9 (2.56%) MOS
12 8 (2.28%) MCSE
13 7 (1.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.42%) A+ Certification
15 5 (1.42%) PMI Certification
15 5 (1.42%) PMP
16 4 (1.14%) CCIE
16 4 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (21.65%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.27%) vSphere
3 14 (3.99%) VMware ESX
3 14 (3.99%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.56%) Firmware
6 8 (2.28%) Samba
7 3 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.28%) XenApp
8 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (5.70%) SCCM
2 15 (4.27%) Puppet
3 8 (2.28%) HP Data Protector
3 8 (2.28%) WSUS
4 6 (1.71%) Tivoli
4 6 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.42%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.42%) Nagios
5 5 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.57%) Cacti
6 2 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.57%) SCOM
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.28%) Netcool
7 1 (0.28%) SCSM
Vendors
1 94 (26.78%) Microsoft
2 65 (18.52%) Cisco
3 52 (14.81%) VMware
4 38 (10.83%) HP
5 34 (9.69%) CheckPoint
6 29 (8.26%) IBM
7 27 (7.69%) Juniper
8 25 (7.12%) F5
9 22 (6.27%) Oracle
9 22 (6.27%) Remedy
10 20 (5.70%) Palo Alto
11 17 (4.84%) Dell
12 14 (3.99%) Aruba
12 14 (3.99%) Citrix
13 13 (3.70%) Huawei
14 10 (2.85%) BT
14 10 (2.85%) Cadence
15 9 (2.56%) EMC
15 9 (2.56%) Google
16 8 (2.28%) Sun
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