The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 43 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 36 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.74% 2.71% 4.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.86% 23.73% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 12
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,200 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £25,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
SLA
Berkshire

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 Bracknell region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
84 59 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.73% 11.41% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 51
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SLA
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Bracknell region.

SLA Salary Trend in Bracknell

SLA
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 45 (61.64%) ITIL
2 35 (47.95%) Incident Management
3 26 (35.62%) SC Cleared
3 26 (35.62%) Security Cleared
4 25 (34.25%) SQL
5 24 (32.88%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (32.88%) Finance
5 24 (32.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (32.88%) Problem Management
5 24 (32.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 24 (32.88%) Analytics
5 24 (32.88%) Mentoring
6 22 (30.14%) Retail
6 22 (30.14%) Open Source
6 22 (30.14%) Big Data
6 22 (30.14%) Business Analytics
7 21 (28.77%) Telecoms
7 21 (28.77%) Fujitsu
8 14 (19.18%) Oracle
8 14 (19.18%) Windows
9 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
9 13 (17.81%) Linux
10 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (15.07%) MySQL
11 11 (15.07%) OLAP
11 11 (15.07%) Web Services
11 11 (15.07%) XML
11 11 (15.07%) Apache
11 11 (15.07%) Tomcat
11 11 (15.07%) ETL

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.07%) Apache
1 11 (15.07%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.85%) WebSphere Portal
2 5 (6.85%) Quickr
2 5 (6.85%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (6.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) LAN
1 1 (1.37%) WAN
1 1 (1.37%) 3G
1 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.37%) Network Security
1 1 (1.37%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.14%) Big Data
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.07%) OLAP
3 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle OLAP
3 11 (15.07%) MongoDB
3 11 (15.07%) NoSQL
3 11 (15.07%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) DB2
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 22 (30.14%) Retail
3 21 (28.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Escalation Manager
2 22 (30.14%) Technical Support
3 13 (17.81%) Senior Consultant
3 13 (17.81%) Consultant
4 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 11 (15.07%) Senior Technical Support
4 11 (15.07%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 10 (13.70%) Operations Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Team Leader
6 5 (6.85%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (6.85%) Support Specialist
7 4 (5.48%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.74%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Support Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Service Desk Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Support Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Applications Support Consultant
10 1 (1.37%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) Web Services
1 11 (15.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Open Source
2 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Windows
2 13 (17.81%) Linux
3 11 (15.07%) Debian
3 11 (15.07%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) ITIL
2 35 (47.95%) Incident Management
3 24 (32.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (32.88%) Problem Management
3 24 (32.88%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (32.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 24 (32.88%) Analytics
3 24 (32.88%) Mentoring
4 22 (30.14%) Business Analytics
5 11 (15.07%) ETL
5 11 (15.07%) Change Management
6 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (8.22%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.85%) Service Management
9 2 (2.74%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.37%) Migration
10 1 (1.37%) B2C
10 1 (1.37%) CRM
10 1 (1.37%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.37%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.25%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) SC Cleared
1 26 (35.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Fujitsu
2 14 (19.18%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) IBM
3 5 (6.85%) Lotus
4 3 (4.11%) CA
5 2 (2.74%) Nimsoft
6 1 (1.37%) Northgate
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco