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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 68 50 67
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 156 264 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.51% 5.11% 3.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.60% 37.34% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 98 172 107
Median salary £39,750 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.30% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £19,775 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
661 707 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.87% 13.68% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 525 489 504
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -24 64 £35,000 +40.00% 7
Bracknell +12 28 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Maidenhead +7 17 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Newbury +6 12 £25,750 -12.71% 3
Slough -11 11 £41,500 +18.57% 2
Windsor +14 3 £80,000 +142.42%
Thatcham - 3 - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 166 (43.12%) ITIL
2 127 (32.99%) Windows
3 98 (25.45%) Cisco
4 95 (24.68%) Microsoft
5 86 (22.34%) Firewall
6 83 (21.56%) Service Delivery
7 82 (21.30%) Active Directory
8 72 (18.70%) VMware
9 69 (17.92%) Finance
9 69 (17.92%) Service Management
10 68 (17.66%) Linux
11 65 (16.88%) LAN
12 63 (16.36%) WAN
12 63 (16.36%) Windows Server
13 62 (16.10%) Unix
14 58 (15.06%) Cisco Certification
15 55 (14.29%) Data Centre
16 54 (14.03%) MS Excel
16 54 (14.03%) Telecoms
17 51 (13.25%) Incident Management
18 50 (12.99%) CCNA
19 47 (12.21%) Degree
20 45 (11.69%) Juniper
21 43 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
22 38 (9.87%) CheckPoint
22 38 (9.87%) Root Cause Analysis
22 38 (9.87%) Mentoring
23 36 (9.35%) TCP/IP
24 35 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
25 34 (8.83%) DNS

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 30 (7.79%) MS Exchange
2 24 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.82%) IIS
5 7 (1.82%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.52%) Apache
7 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.52%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.26%) Documentum
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.19%) MS Office
3 19 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (3.38%) Oracle 11i
1 13 (3.38%) Oracle Applications
1 13 (3.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 13 (3.38%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.86%) Office 365
2 10 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.60%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.52%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (22.34%) Firewall
2 65 (16.88%) LAN
3 63 (16.36%) WAN
4 36 (9.35%) TCP/IP
5 34 (8.83%) DNS
6 29 (7.53%) DHCP
7 22 (5.71%) Internet
8 20 (5.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (4.94%) Ethernet
10 16 (4.16%) SMS
11 14 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (3.38%) FTP
12 13 (3.38%) VoIP
13 11 (2.86%) HTTP
13 11 (2.86%) SMTP
13 11 (2.86%) SSH
14 10 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (2.60%) Wireless
15 9 (2.34%) POP3
15 9 (2.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.60%) RDBMS
2 10 (2.60%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.04%) MS Access
4 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.52%) MySQL
4 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.30%) JUnit
2 5 (1.30%) Maven
2 5 (1.30%) SonarQube
2 5 (1.30%) Subversion
3 3 (0.78%) JIRA
4 1 (0.26%) MSTest
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 69 (17.92%) Finance
2 54 (14.03%) Telecoms
3 24 (6.23%) German Language
4 18 (4.68%) Billing
5 17 (4.42%) French Language
6 16 (4.16%) Front Office
7 8 (2.08%) Legal
8 5 (1.30%) Electronics
8 5 (1.30%) Games
9 4 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.04%) Marketing
9 4 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.78%) Retail
11 2 (0.52%) Banking
11 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (20.00%) Analyst
2 54 (14.03%) Support Engineer
3 39 (10.13%) Service Manager
4 36 (9.35%) Support Analyst
5 35 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
6 33 (8.57%) Incident Manager
7 31 (8.05%) Service Analyst
8 30 (7.79%) Delivery Manager
9 29 (7.53%) Services Delivery Manager
10 27 (7.01%) 2nd Line Support
11 25 (6.49%) Service Desk Analyst
11 25 (6.49%) VMware Support Engineer
12 22 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
12 22 (5.71%) Network Engineer
13 20 (5.19%) Team Leader
14 19 (4.94%) Technical Support
15 18 (4.68%) Senior Manager
16 17 (4.42%) Senior VMware Engineer
17 15 (3.90%) Cisco Engineer
17 15 (3.90%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.60%) Flash
1 10 (2.60%) Web Services
2 4 (1.04%) .NET
3 3 (0.78%) CSS
3 3 (0.78%) XML
4 2 (0.52%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.52%) HTML
4 2 (0.52%) XSLT
5 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.26%) jQuery
5 1 (0.26%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.26%) Middleware
5 1 (0.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.26%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 28 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.94%) Statistics
4 15 (3.90%) Smartphone
5 10 (2.60%) Clustering
6 9 (2.34%) FlexPod
7 8 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.08%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.08%) EMC VNX
7 8 (2.08%) Replication
8 7 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.56%) IVR
10 4 (1.04%) CMDB
10 4 (1.04%) e-Health
10 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (0.78%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.52%) FMCG
12 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.52%) PKI
12 2 (0.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 127 (32.99%) Windows
2 68 (17.66%) Linux
3 63 (16.36%) Windows Server
4 62 (16.10%) Unix
5 43 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (5.97%) Solaris
9 22 (5.71%) Windows 2000
10 11 (2.86%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.60%) CentOS
11 10 (2.60%) Windows 7
11 10 (2.60%) Windows XP
12 7 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
13 6 (1.56%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.78%) Android
14 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.78%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.78%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (43.12%) ITIL
2 83 (21.56%) Service Delivery
3 69 (17.92%) Service Management
4 51 (13.25%) Incident Management
5 38 (9.87%) Mentoring
5 38 (9.87%) Root Cause Analysis
6 32 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (8.05%) Change Management
7 31 (8.05%) Problem Management
8 25 (6.49%) Coaching
9 24 (6.23%) CRM
10 22 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
11 21 (5.45%) ITIL V3
12 19 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (4.68%) Logistics
13 18 (4.68%) Performance Management
13 18 (4.68%) Project Management
14 17 (4.42%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (4.42%) Escalation Management
14 17 (4.42%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.23%) SQL
2 11 (2.86%) C++
3 10 (2.60%) Perl
4 9 (2.34%) C
5 8 (2.08%) Python
6 7 (1.82%) Java
7 4 (1.04%) C#
8 3 (0.78%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.78%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.52%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (15.06%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (12.99%) CCNA
3 47 (12.21%) Degree
4 33 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (7.53%) CCNP
6 24 (6.23%) Security Cleared
7 20 (5.19%) SC Cleared
8 15 (3.90%) MCP
9 13 (3.38%) MOS
10 11 (2.86%) MCITP
11 10 (2.60%) ISEB
11 10 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (2.60%) MCSE
11 10 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (2.34%) CCIE
13 8 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (2.08%) RHCE
13 8 (2.08%) RHCSA
14 5 (1.30%) A+ Certification
14 5 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.04%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (21.30%) Active Directory
2 33 (8.57%) vSphere
3 23 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (3.12%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.60%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.60%) Samba
7 7 (1.82%) Firmware
8 3 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (5.19%) Puppet
2 16 (4.16%) SCCM
3 10 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.08%) Nagios
5 6 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.04%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.78%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.78%) WSUS
8 2 (0.52%) Cacti
8 2 (0.52%) SCOM
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.26%) Netcool
9 1 (0.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 98 (25.45%) Cisco
2 95 (24.68%) Microsoft
3 72 (18.70%) VMware
4 45 (11.69%) Juniper
5 38 (9.87%) CheckPoint
6 33 (8.57%) HP
7 30 (7.79%) IBM
8 26 (6.75%) F5
9 23 (5.97%) Oracle
10 22 (5.71%) Palo Alto
11 20 (5.19%) Remedy
12 17 (4.42%) Dell
13 16 (4.16%) Aruba
13 16 (4.16%) Huawei
14 12 (3.12%) Citrix
14 12 (3.12%) NetApp
15 11 (2.86%) Google
16 10 (2.60%) Cadence
16 10 (2.60%) EMC
16 10 (2.60%) Red Hat
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Easy commute from Swindon, Newbury, Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
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TDA Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
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Posted: 9 days ago
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Seqirus
Salary: Salary Competitive with Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: From £17,500 to £23,000 per annum DoE. Healthcare after 12 months
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + 20% shift allowance
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