The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Brentwood region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 18 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.48% 9.17% 13.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.14% 90.91% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.72% +6.42%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 9.59% 10.09% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Essex

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 29 July 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Opsview
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) iSeries
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Splunk
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) Korn
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) AWK
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) Nagios

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Support Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) MI Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) AWK
2 2 (25.00%) Korn
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) COBOL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) RHCE
2 1 (12.50%) MCDBA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (25.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk