The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood 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 13 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 28 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 13.79% 4.55% 8.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.84% 55.56% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +61.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
SLA
Essex

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 Brentwood region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
76 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 37.44% 8.18% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 2 8
Average salary £47,500 £72,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.48% +113.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £58,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £46,500 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

SLA
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

SLA Salary Trend in Brentwood

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 35 (55.56%) Windows
1 35 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 33 (52.38%) VMware
2 33 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (49.21%) Active Directory
4 30 (47.62%) Citrix
5 29 (46.03%) ITIL
6 28 (44.44%) DHCP
6 28 (44.44%) DNS
6 28 (44.44%) Change Management
6 28 (44.44%) SolarWinds
7 25 (39.68%) LDAP
8 23 (36.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (36.51%) Finance
9 22 (34.92%) CMDB
10 20 (31.75%) Change Control
10 20 (31.75%) SQL
11 17 (26.98%) Time Management
12 14 (22.22%) Cisco
13 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (15.87%) SAN
14 10 (15.87%) Linux
14 10 (15.87%) Client/Server
14 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
15 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (14.29%) Waterfall
15 9 (14.29%) COBOL
15 9 (14.29%) AS400
16 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (12.70%) SharePoint

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.76%) IIS
4 2 (3.17%) Lync
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (44.44%) DHCP
1 28 (44.44%) DNS
2 25 (39.68%) LDAP
3 10 (15.87%) SAN
4 6 (9.52%) H.323
5 5 (7.94%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (7.94%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (7.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (7.94%) FWSM
5 5 (7.94%) Firewall
6 3 (4.76%) OSPF
6 3 (4.76%) BGP
7 2 (3.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (6.35%) PerformancePoint
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 9 (14.29%) Production Manager
3 9 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 8 (12.70%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Operations Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Server Support
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Business Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Network Specialist
10 2 (3.17%) Network Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) Service Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Service Operations Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) XML Messaging
1 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) CMDB
2 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (15.87%) Client/Server
4 9 (14.29%) AS400
5 4 (6.35%) Data Extraction
6 3 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.17%) Clustering
8 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Linux
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.76%) Debian
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) ITIL
2 28 (44.44%) Change Management
3 23 (36.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (31.75%) Change Control
5 17 (26.98%) Time Management
6 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
7 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.70%) Data Analysis
8 8 (12.70%) Problem Management
9 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 6 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (7.94%) Operations Management
11 5 (7.94%) CRM
12 4 (6.35%) ETL
12 4 (6.35%) Workflow
12 4 (6.35%) Project Management
12 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.35%) CCNA
3 3 (4.76%) MCSE
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 33 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (49.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.76%) XenServer
3 3 (4.76%) Terminal Services
3 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 35 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 33 (52.38%) VMware
3 30 (47.62%) Citrix
4 28 (44.44%) SolarWinds
5 14 (22.22%) Cisco
6 5 (7.94%) Juniper
7 4 (6.35%) Siebel
7 4 (6.35%) SAP
8 3 (4.76%) Symantec
9 2 (3.17%) HP
9 2 (3.17%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.17%) Brocade
10 1 (1.59%) Polycom