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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 50 39 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Permanent jobs citing SLA 12 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.38% 4.76% 2.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.58% 49.02% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 12
Average salary £47,000 £27,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.07% +31.70%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
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
38 51 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.54% 9.71% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 37
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +44.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,250 £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 28 April 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 29 (64.44%) ITIL
2 22 (48.89%) Incident Management
2 22 (48.89%) SC Cleared
2 22 (48.89%) Security Cleared
3 17 (37.78%) Service Delivery
4 16 (35.56%) Finance
4 16 (35.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 12 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 12 (26.67%) Problem Management
6 12 (26.67%) Degree
6 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (24.44%) VMware
7 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
7 11 (24.44%) SQL
8 10 (22.22%) Retail
8 10 (22.22%) Fujitsu
8 10 (22.22%) Coaching
8 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (22.22%) People Management
8 10 (22.22%) Windows
8 10 (22.22%) Service Management
8 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
9 7 (15.56%) Cisco
10 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
10 6 (13.33%) Change Management
10 6 (13.33%) Security Management
10 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) DNS
1 5 (11.11%) SAN
2 4 (8.89%) DHCP
2 4 (8.89%) Wireshark
2 4 (8.89%) iSCSI
2 4 (8.89%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.44%) Network Security
3 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.22%) Junos
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) 3G
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
4 1 (2.22%) Frame Relay
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) MS Access
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Retail
2 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Escalation Manager
2 11 (24.44%) Service Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (13.33%) Customer Services Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Coordinator
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.22%) Solaris
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) ITIL
2 22 (48.89%) Incident Management
3 17 (37.78%) Service Delivery
4 16 (35.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 12 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (22.22%) Service Management
6 10 (22.22%) Coaching
6 10 (22.22%) People Management
7 6 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.33%) Change Management
7 6 (13.33%) Security Management
7 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (11.11%) BCP
8 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (8.89%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VB
2 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) SC Cleared
1 22 (48.89%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) CCA
3 4 (8.89%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.22%) RHCE
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.22%) CCIE
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.89%) XenApp
2 4 (8.89%) XenServer
2 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
2 4 (8.89%) vSphere
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Terminal Services
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
1 4 (8.89%) SCOM
1 4 (8.89%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 10 (22.22%) Fujitsu
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco
5 4 (8.89%) Citrix
5 4 (8.89%) AppSense
5 4 (8.89%) CA
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
7 1 (2.22%) Genesys
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) Adobe
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) Nortel
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.22%) Sophos
7 1 (2.22%) BT
7 1 (2.22%) Coremetrics