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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 68 42 67
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Permanent jobs citing SLA 173 299 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.58% 5.48% 3.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 36.96% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 132 197 117
Median salary £40,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
692 809 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.32% 14.82% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 587 563 521
Median salary £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 3 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 3 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 -27 68 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Maidenhead +17 32 £60,000 +15.94% 1
Bracknell +8 22 £42,500 -9.57% 1
Slough -18 17 £43,750 +6.70% 3
Newbury +3 14 £30,500 -30.68% 3
Windsor +13 2 £37,500 -50.00%
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 173 (43.80%) ITIL
2 129 (32.66%) Windows
3 114 (28.86%) Cisco
4 96 (24.30%) Microsoft
5 94 (23.80%) Firewall
6 89 (22.53%) Active Directory
7 81 (20.51%) Service Delivery
8 74 (18.73%) VMware
9 73 (18.48%) Service Management
10 70 (17.72%) LAN
11 68 (17.22%) Linux
11 68 (17.22%) WAN
12 65 (16.46%) Unix
13 64 (16.20%) Cisco Certification
14 63 (15.95%) Windows Server
15 59 (14.94%) Data Centre
16 58 (14.68%) Finance
17 55 (13.92%) CCNA
18 53 (13.42%) Telecoms
19 51 (12.91%) Incident Management
20 48 (12.15%) Juniper
21 47 (11.90%) MS Excel
22 44 (11.14%) Windows Server 2008
23 43 (10.89%) Mentoring
24 42 (10.63%) CheckPoint
25 39 (9.87%) Root Cause Analysis
26 37 (9.37%) vSphere
26 37 (9.37%) Degree
27 35 (8.86%) HP
27 35 (8.86%) Coaching

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 32 (8.10%) MS Exchange
2 27 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (2.53%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.27%) IIS
8 2 (0.51%) Apache
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 2 (0.51%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.25%) Documentum
9 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.30%) MS Office
2 17 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (3.29%) Oracle 11i
1 13 (3.29%) Oracle Applications
1 13 (3.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 13 (3.29%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (2.53%) Google Apps
2 9 (2.28%) Office 365
3 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.76%) SaaS
5 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.51%) IaaS
5 2 (0.51%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.25%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 94 (23.80%) Firewall
2 70 (17.72%) LAN
3 68 (17.22%) WAN
4 34 (8.61%) DNS
4 34 (8.61%) TCP/IP
5 29 (7.34%) DHCP
6 25 (6.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 24 (6.08%) Internet
8 18 (4.56%) Ethernet
8 18 (4.56%) SMS
9 17 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (3.54%) Wireless
11 13 (3.29%) VoIP
12 10 (2.53%) FTP
12 10 (2.53%) HTTP
12 10 (2.53%) SMTP
12 10 (2.53%) SSH
12 10 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (2.28%) SAN
14 8 (2.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.78%) RDBMS
1 11 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 11 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.76%) MS Access
2 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.51%) Big Data
3 2 (0.51%) MySQL
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.27%) JUnit
2 5 (1.27%) Maven
2 5 (1.27%) SonarQube
2 5 (1.27%) Subversion
3 2 (0.51%) JIRA
3 2 (0.51%) MSTest
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 58 (14.68%) Finance
2 53 (13.42%) Telecoms
3 25 (6.33%) German Language
4 19 (4.81%) French Language
5 16 (4.05%) Front Office
6 10 (2.53%) Billing
7 9 (2.28%) Legal
8 5 (1.27%) Games
9 4 (1.01%) Electronics
9 4 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.76%) Banking
10 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.76%) Marketing
10 3 (0.76%) Retail
11 2 (0.51%) Automotive
11 2 (0.51%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (20.76%) Analyst
2 53 (13.42%) Support Engineer
3 40 (10.13%) Support Analyst
4 37 (9.37%) Service Manager
5 35 (8.86%) Service Analyst
5 35 (8.86%) VMware Engineer
6 33 (8.35%) Incident Manager
7 30 (7.59%) Delivery Manager
7 30 (7.59%) Network Engineer
8 29 (7.34%) Service Desk Analyst
8 29 (7.34%) Services Delivery Manager
9 26 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
9 26 (6.58%) Technical Support
10 23 (5.82%) Linux Engineer
10 23 (5.82%) VMware Support Engineer
11 21 (5.32%) Cisco Engineer
12 19 (4.81%) Senior Manager
12 19 (4.81%) Team Leader
13 18 (4.56%) Security Engineer
14 16 (4.05%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.53%) Flash
1 10 (2.53%) Web Services
2 5 (1.27%) .NET
3 3 (0.76%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (0.76%) CSS
3 3 (0.76%) XML
4 2 (0.51%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (0.51%) HTML
4 2 (0.51%) jQuery
4 2 (0.51%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (0.51%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (0.51%) WinForms
4 2 (0.51%) XSLT
5 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.25%) Middleware
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.94%) Data Centre
2 29 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.04%) Statistics
4 11 (2.78%) EMC VNX
5 10 (2.53%) Clustering
5 10 (2.53%) FlexPod
5 10 (2.53%) Smartphone
6 8 (2.03%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.77%) CMDB
7 7 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.52%) Replication
9 5 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.27%) IVR
10 4 (1.01%) e-Health
10 4 (1.01%) Enterprise Cloud
10 4 (1.01%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.51%) Fintech
12 2 (0.51%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 129 (32.66%) Windows
2 68 (17.22%) Linux
3 65 (16.46%) Unix
4 63 (15.95%) Windows Server
5 44 (11.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (8.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (7.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (6.33%) Solaris
9 23 (5.82%) Windows 2000
10 11 (2.78%) CentOS
10 11 (2.78%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.77%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (1.77%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.27%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.51%) AIX
13 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.51%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (43.80%) ITIL
2 81 (20.51%) Service Delivery
3 73 (18.48%) Service Management
4 51 (12.91%) Incident Management
5 43 (10.89%) Mentoring
6 39 (9.87%) Root Cause Analysis
7 35 (8.86%) Coaching
8 34 (8.61%) Problem Management
9 31 (7.85%) Change Management
10 29 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (6.33%) CRM
12 24 (6.08%) Risk Analysis
13 23 (5.82%) ITIL V3
14 22 (5.57%) Presales
14 22 (5.57%) Project Management
15 19 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (4.05%) Logistics
17 16 (4.05%) Operations Management
17 16 (4.05%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.82%) SQL
2 13 (3.29%) Perl
3 11 (2.78%) Python
4 10 (2.53%) C++
5 8 (2.03%) C
6 7 (1.77%) Java
7 5 (1.27%) C#
8 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.51%) VB
10 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (16.20%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (13.92%) CCNA
3 37 (9.37%) Degree
4 33 (8.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (8.10%) CCNP
6 18 (4.56%) Security Cleared
7 15 (3.80%) MOS
8 13 (3.29%) SC Cleared
9 11 (2.78%) CCIE
9 11 (2.78%) MCP
9 11 (2.78%) RHCE
9 11 (2.78%) RHCSA
9 11 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (2.53%) ISEB
10 10 (2.53%) MCSE
11 9 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (2.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (2.03%) MCITP
13 7 (1.77%) MCSA
14 6 (1.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (1.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 89 (22.53%) Active Directory
2 37 (9.37%) vSphere
3 22 (5.57%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (3.29%) VMware ESX
6 11 (2.78%) Hyper-V
7 10 (2.53%) Samba
8 5 (1.27%) Firmware
9 2 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.25%) vCloud
10 1 (0.25%) XenApp
10 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (5.32%) Puppet
2 13 (3.29%) SCCM
3 11 (2.78%) Nagios
3 11 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.52%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.52%) CiscoWorks
4 6 (1.52%) WSUS
5 5 (1.27%) Cacti
6 3 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.76%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.25%) Netcool
8 1 (0.25%) SCOM
8 1 (0.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 114 (28.86%) Cisco
2 96 (24.30%) Microsoft
3 74 (18.73%) VMware
4 48 (12.15%) Juniper
5 42 (10.63%) CheckPoint
6 35 (8.86%) HP
7 33 (8.35%) IBM
8 28 (7.09%) Oracle
9 27 (6.84%) F5
10 24 (6.08%) Remedy
11 23 (5.82%) Palo Alto
12 21 (5.32%) Dell
13 19 (4.81%) Huawei
14 18 (4.56%) NetApp
15 16 (4.05%) Aruba
16 14 (3.54%) EMC
17 13 (3.29%) Red Hat
18 11 (2.78%) Blue Coat
18 11 (2.78%) Citrix
18 11 (2.78%) Crossbeam
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
Capita plc
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Salary: Neg
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
JS Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Salary based on experience.
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Based on Exp + Great Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Avco Systems
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago