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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 70 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 163 210 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.68% 4.20% 3.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.08% 32.46% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 96 159 123
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,865 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £33,665 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -0.98%
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
650 647 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.67% 12.93% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 488 488 504
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 26 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 26 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 -7 72 £40,000 +42.85% 5
Bracknell +1 22 £30,000 -14.28%
Newbury +10 16 £26,250 -27.08% 3
Slough -14 12 £45,000 +13.20% 1
Maidenhead -7 9 £45,000 +55.17%
Windsor +2 7 £80,000 +142.42%
Thatcham - 3 - -
Hungerford -13 2 £23,250 +5.68%
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 152 (44.19%) ITIL
2 106 (30.81%) Windows
3 91 (26.45%) Microsoft
4 69 (20.06%) Active Directory
5 67 (19.48%) Telecoms
6 65 (18.90%) Finance
7 61 (17.73%) Service Delivery
8 60 (17.44%) Service Management
8 60 (17.44%) Unix
8 60 (17.44%) Linux
9 59 (17.15%) Firewall
10 56 (16.28%) Degree
11 55 (15.99%) MS Excel
12 52 (15.12%) Cisco
12 52 (15.12%) Data Centre
12 52 (15.12%) Windows Server
13 49 (14.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 47 (13.66%) TCP/IP
15 46 (13.37%) VMware
15 46 (13.37%) Incident Management
16 37 (10.76%) Windows Server 2003
17 34 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
17 34 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
18 33 (9.59%) HP
18 33 (9.59%) CheckPoint
19 32 (9.30%) DNS
19 32 (9.30%) SQL
20 30 (8.72%) Change Management
20 30 (8.72%) Problem Management
21 29 (8.43%) F5

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 17 (4.94%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.91%) IIS
4 8 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.74%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.45%) Commerce Server
6 5 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.87%) Apache
7 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 55 (15.99%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.69%) MS Office
3 22 (6.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.16%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.91%) Office 365
2 8 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.16%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.58%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (17.15%) Firewall
2 47 (13.66%) TCP/IP
3 32 (9.30%) DNS
4 29 (8.43%) LAN
5 25 (7.27%) DHCP
5 25 (7.27%) WAN
6 17 (4.94%) Internet
7 16 (4.65%) SMS
7 16 (4.65%) VPN
8 15 (4.36%) FTP
9 13 (3.78%) VoIP
10 12 (3.49%) SMTP
11 11 (3.20%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (2.91%) SAN
13 8 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (2.33%) Ethernet
13 8 (2.33%) SSH
13 8 (2.33%) Wireless
14 7 (2.03%) HTTP
14 7 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.20%) MS Access
4 10 (2.91%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.62%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.74%) DB2
7 5 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.45%) QlikView
8 2 (0.58%) MySQL
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (1.74%) JIRA
2 5 (1.45%) Ant
2 5 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.45%) JUnit
2 5 (1.45%) Maven
2 5 (1.45%) SonarQube
2 5 (1.45%) Subversion
3 2 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 67 (19.48%) Telecoms
2 65 (18.90%) Finance
3 23 (6.69%) Billing
3 23 (6.69%) German Language
4 17 (4.94%) French Language
5 11 (3.20%) Front Office
6 10 (2.91%) Marketing
7 7 (2.03%) Legal
8 6 (1.74%) Electronics
8 6 (1.74%) Retail
9 5 (1.45%) Games
10 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (20.35%) Analyst
2 32 (9.30%) Service Manager
3 29 (8.43%) Incident Manager
4 24 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 23 (6.69%) Support Engineer
6 22 (6.40%) Service Analyst
7 21 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (5.52%) Delivery Manager
8 19 (5.52%) Services Delivery Manager
9 18 (5.23%) Team Leader
10 17 (4.94%) Security Engineer
10 17 (4.94%) SQL Analyst
11 15 (4.36%) ITIL Manager
11 15 (4.36%) Juniper Engineer
12 14 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support
12 14 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (4.07%) Support Manager
13 13 (3.78%) Service Desk Analyst
14 12 (3.49%) Desktop Support
14 12 (3.49%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.91%) Flash
2 5 (1.45%) J2EE
2 5 (1.45%) JSP
3 4 (1.16%) Web Services
4 3 (0.87%) .NET
5 2 (0.58%) CSS
5 2 (0.58%) HTML
5 2 (0.58%) XML
5 2 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.12%) Data Centre
2 26 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.27%) Statistics
4 18 (5.23%) Clustering
5 13 (3.78%) Replication
6 11 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.62%) Smartphone
8 8 (2.33%) Driving Licence
8 8 (2.33%) IVR
9 4 (1.16%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.87%) CMDB
10 3 (0.87%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.58%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.58%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.58%) PKI
11 2 (0.58%) Wiki
12 1 (0.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 106 (30.81%) Windows
2 60 (17.44%) Linux
2 60 (17.44%) Unix
3 52 (15.12%) Windows Server
4 49 (14.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (10.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (6.69%) Solaris
6 23 (6.69%) Windows 2000
7 18 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (3.49%) Windows 7
8 12 (3.49%) Windows 8
8 12 (3.49%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.74%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.45%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.87%) Android
12 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.87%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (44.19%) ITIL
2 61 (17.73%) Service Delivery
3 60 (17.44%) Service Management
4 46 (13.37%) Incident Management
5 34 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 30 (8.72%) Change Management
6 30 (8.72%) Problem Management
7 26 (7.56%) Mentoring
8 25 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (6.69%) Performance Management
10 21 (6.10%) ITSM
11 20 (5.81%) CRM
11 20 (5.81%) Escalation Management
12 19 (5.52%) ITIL V3
13 17 (4.94%) Critical Success Factor
14 16 (4.65%) Line Management
15 15 (4.36%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (4.07%) Coaching
17 13 (3.78%) Resource Management
17 13 (3.78%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (9.30%) SQL
2 10 (2.91%) Java
3 6 (1.74%) C++
4 5 (1.45%) C
5 3 (0.87%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.58%) C#
6 2 (0.58%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.29%) Perl
7 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.29%) Python
7 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (16.28%) Degree
2 34 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (8.14%) CCNA
4 23 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (6.69%) Security Cleared
5 20 (5.81%) SC Cleared
6 17 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.91%) ISEB
7 10 (2.91%) MCITP
7 10 (2.91%) MCP
7 10 (2.91%) MCSE
8 8 (2.33%) CCNP
9 7 (2.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.74%) MCSA
11 5 (1.45%) MOS
11 5 (1.45%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.45%) PMP
12 4 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.87%) GNVQ
13 3 (0.87%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.45%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (20.06%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.27%) vSphere
3 21 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (4.65%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.49%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.91%) Firmware
7 6 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.45%) vCloud
9 4 (1.16%) Samba
10 3 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.58%) XenApp
12 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (4.65%) SCCM
2 9 (2.62%) HP Data Protector
2 9 (2.62%) WSUS
3 8 (2.33%) Puppet
4 7 (2.03%) Tivoli
4 7 (2.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (1.74%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.58%) Cacti
6 2 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.58%) Nagios
6 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.29%) Netcool
7 1 (0.29%) SCOM
7 1 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 91 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 52 (15.12%) Cisco
3 46 (13.37%) VMware
4 33 (9.59%) CheckPoint
4 33 (9.59%) HP
5 29 (8.43%) F5
5 29 (8.43%) Oracle
6 28 (8.14%) IBM
7 26 (7.56%) Juniper
8 25 (7.27%) Remedy
9 24 (6.98%) Palo Alto
10 17 (4.94%) Huawei
11 14 (4.07%) Dell
12 13 (3.78%) Citrix
13 10 (2.91%) BT
13 10 (2.91%) Cadence
13 10 (2.91%) Sun
14 9 (2.62%) Aruba
14 9 (2.62%) Ericsson
14 9 (2.62%) Nokia
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