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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 36 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 35 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.32% 2.78% 4.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.08% 25.58% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 22
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,600 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
97 43 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 17.51% 10.89% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 69 26 90
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 26 January 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 58 (78.38%) ITIL
2 37 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 37 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 37 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 33 (44.59%) Finance
4 32 (43.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 28 (37.84%) Mentoring
5 28 (37.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (37.84%) Problem Management
6 27 (36.49%) Retail
6 27 (36.49%) Service Delivery
7 26 (35.14%) Telecoms
8 25 (33.78%) Fujitsu
9 17 (22.97%) Service Management
10 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
11 14 (18.92%) Degree
12 13 (17.57%) SQL
13 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
13 11 (14.86%) Coaching
14 10 (13.51%) Lotus Domino
14 10 (13.51%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (13.51%) IBM
14 10 (13.51%) Lotus
14 10 (13.51%) IBM Certification
14 10 (13.51%) VMware
14 10 (13.51%) WebSphere
14 10 (13.51%) WebSphere Portal
14 10 (13.51%) Quickr
15 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (10.81%) Change Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (13.51%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (13.51%) Lotus Domino
1 10 (13.51%) WebSphere
1 10 (13.51%) WebSphere Portal
1 10 (13.51%) Quickr
2 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Nortel Periphonics
1 1 (1.35%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) DNS
2 4 (5.41%) SAN
2 4 (5.41%) DHCP
2 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
2 4 (5.41%) iSCSI
2 4 (5.41%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.70%) LTE
3 2 (2.70%) LAN
3 2 (2.70%) 3G
4 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.35%) Wireless
4 1 (1.35%) Frame Relay
4 1 (1.35%) 2G
4 1 (1.35%) WiMAX
4 1 (1.35%) RNC
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (1.35%) UMTS
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
4 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) OLAP
2 2 (2.70%) MySQL
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) MS Access
General
1 33 (44.59%) Finance
2 27 (36.49%) Retail
3 26 (35.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Escalation Manager
2 14 (18.92%) Team Leader
2 14 (18.92%) Support Team Leader
3 10 (13.51%) Service Manager
3 10 (13.51%) Support Specialist
4 7 (9.46%) Customer Services Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Technical Support
5 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (6.76%) Incident Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 4 (5.41%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Team Leader
7 4 (5.41%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (2.70%) Consultant
8 2 (2.70%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) Web Services
1 2 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Open Source
2 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Windows XP
2 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (78.38%) ITIL
2 37 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 32 (43.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 28 (37.84%) Problem Management
4 28 (37.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (37.84%) Mentoring
5 27 (36.49%) Service Delivery
6 17 (22.97%) Service Management
7 11 (14.86%) Coaching
8 8 (10.81%) Change Management
9 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (8.11%) Security Management
9 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity
9 6 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (8.11%) BCP
9 6 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.11%) People Management
9 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity Planning
10 5 (6.76%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) SQL
2 1 (1.35%) VB
2 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 37 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.92%) Degree
3 10 (13.51%) IBM Certification
4 4 (5.41%) CCA
4 4 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PMP
5 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
1 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.41%) Terminal Services
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
1 4 (5.41%) XenApp
1 4 (5.41%) XenServer
1 4 (5.41%) XenDesktop
1 4 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) SCCM
1 4 (5.41%) SCOM
1 4 (5.41%) EdgeSight
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Fujitsu
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.51%) IBM
3 10 (13.51%) Lotus
3 10 (13.51%) VMware
4 6 (8.11%) Cisco
5 4 (5.41%) Citrix
5 4 (5.41%) AppSense
6 3 (4.05%) CA
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle
7 2 (2.70%) Adobe
7 2 (2.70%) Nortel
8 1 (1.35%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.35%) Nokia
8 1 (1.35%) Genesys
8 1 (1.35%) Coremetrics
8 1 (1.35%) BT
8 1 (1.35%) Verint