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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 35 33 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Permanent jobs citing SLA 15 39 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.26% 7.43% 1.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.85% 48.75% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 4
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +120.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £26,200 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £70,200 £26,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
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
52 80 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 14.77% 15.24% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 36
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £69,100 £62,000 £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 31 August 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 18 (62.07%) ITIL
2 15 (51.72%) Service Delivery
3 13 (44.83%) Service Management
4 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
4 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
6 7 (24.14%) Retail
6 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
8 5 (17.24%) Windows
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (17.24%) MS Office
9 4 (13.79%) ISO 9001
9 4 (13.79%) Firewall
9 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
9 4 (13.79%) Change Management
9 4 (13.79%) BC Cleared
9 4 (13.79%) FMCG
9 4 (13.79%) People Management
10 3 (10.34%) APMP
10 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (10.34%) Degree
10 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.34%) VMware
10 3 (10.34%) SQL
10 3 (10.34%) OLAP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (6.90%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Extranet
2 2 (6.90%) ADSL
2 2 (6.90%) PSTN
2 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
2 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.45%) Junos
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) OLAP
General
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Services Delivery Manager
1 10 (34.48%) Delivery Manager
1 10 (34.48%) Service Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Manager
4 3 (10.34%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Coordinator
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) SLA Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Customer Services Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) FMCG
3 2 (6.90%) Statistics
3 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Solaris
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) ITIL
2 15 (51.72%) Service Delivery
3 13 (44.83%) Service Management
4 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) People Management
7 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) BCP
8 2 (6.90%) Security Management
8 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.90%) Logistics
8 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (13.79%) BC Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) APMP
5 3 (10.34%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) CCNA
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Juniper
2 3 (10.34%) CA
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) BT
3 2 (6.90%) ZyXEL
3 2 (6.90%) Draytek
4 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Qualys
4 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) Sophos
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint