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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 36 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +26
Permanent jobs citing SLA 11 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.59% 5.31% 2.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.43% 46.77% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 13
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% +31.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £27,000 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
35 62 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.25% 11.36% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 39
Average salary £53,750 £46,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% +34.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £27,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 25 (67.57%) ITIL
2 22 (59.46%) Security Cleared
3 20 (54.05%) SC Cleared
3 20 (54.05%) Incident Management
4 14 (37.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (29.73%) Windows
6 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
7 10 (27.03%) Finance
7 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
7 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (27.03%) Problem Management
8 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
8 8 (21.62%) Retail
8 8 (21.62%) Fujitsu
8 8 (21.62%) VMware
8 8 (21.62%) Service Management
8 8 (21.62%) SQL
8 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
9 7 (18.92%) Cisco
10 6 (16.22%) People Management
10 6 (16.22%) Coaching
11 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
11 5 (13.51%) DNS
11 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
11 5 (13.51%) SAN
12 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
2 4 (10.81%) NetScaler
2 4 (10.81%) Wireshark
2 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.41%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.70%) Junos
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) Frame Relay
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MS Access
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
2 8 (21.62%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Escalation Manager
2 9 (24.32%) Service Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.81%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Support Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Incident Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Support Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Manager
5 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.41%) Customer Services Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Services Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) ITIL
2 20 (54.05%) Incident Management
3 14 (37.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
5 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
5 10 (27.03%) Problem Management
6 8 (21.62%) Service Management
7 6 (16.22%) People Management
7 6 (16.22%) Coaching
8 4 (10.81%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
9 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (8.11%) Security Management
10 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
10 2 (5.41%) BCP
10 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.41%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VB
2 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) Security Cleared
2 20 (54.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) CCA
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (10.81%) Degree
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.70%) CCIE
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) XenApp
2 4 (10.81%) XenServer
2 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
2 4 (10.81%) vSphere
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) EdgeSight
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
1 4 (10.81%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Fujitsu
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) AppSense
5 3 (8.11%) CA
6 2 (5.41%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) Coremetrics
7 1 (2.70%) Brocade
7 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.70%) Verint
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Adobe
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) Nortel
7 1 (2.70%) BT
7 1 (2.70%) Genesys
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint