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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 12 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 34 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 14.35% 3.17% 8.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% 40.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Average salary £55,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
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
85 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 35.86% 7.94% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 47 3 7
Average salary £47,500 £85,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.11% +142.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £89,000
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 1 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 34 (50.75%) Windows
1 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 30 (44.78%) VMware
2 30 (44.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (41.79%) SolarWinds
3 28 (41.79%) Finance
3 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
3 28 (41.79%) ITIL
4 27 (40.30%) Citrix
5 25 (37.31%) DHCP
5 25 (37.31%) DNS
5 25 (37.31%) Change Management
6 22 (32.84%) SQL
6 22 (32.84%) LDAP
6 22 (32.84%) Change Control
7 20 (29.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (29.85%) Time Management
8 19 (28.36%) CMDB
9 17 (25.37%) Cisco
10 12 (17.91%) SAN
11 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
11 11 (16.42%) Data Analysis
11 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
12 10 (14.93%) Linux
13 9 (13.43%) Client/Server
13 9 (13.43%) H.323

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.48%) IIS
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.99%) Lync
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.31%) DHCP
1 25 (37.31%) DNS
2 22 (32.84%) LDAP
3 12 (17.91%) SAN
4 9 (13.43%) H.323
5 7 (10.45%) Firewall
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (10.45%) FWSM
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (7.46%) OSPF
6 5 (7.46%) BGP
7 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (10.45%) PerformancePoint
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
General
1 28 (41.79%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) Business Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (11.94%) Production Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Support Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Senior Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Network Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Operations Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Network Specialist
5 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Server Support
8 4 (5.97%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Business Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Voice Specialist
9 2 (2.99%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) XML
1 1 (1.49%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) CMDB
2 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.43%) Client/Server
4 8 (11.94%) AS400
5 7 (10.45%) Data Extraction
6 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.99%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.99%) Clustering
7 2 (2.99%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) Linux
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) Debian
6 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.99%) CentOS
6 2 (2.99%) Android
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) ITIL
2 25 (37.31%) Change Management
3 22 (32.84%) Change Control
4 20 (29.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (29.85%) Time Management
5 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (16.42%) Data Analysis
6 9 (13.43%) Incident Management
6 9 (13.43%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.94%) Problem Management
8 7 (10.45%) ETL
8 7 (10.45%) Dimensional Modelling
8 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.46%) CRM
9 5 (7.46%) Operations Management
10 4 (5.97%) Market Research
10 4 (5.97%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) CCNA
1 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.48%) MCSE
System Software
1 30 (44.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.48%) Terminal Services
3 3 (4.48%) XenServer
3 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 30 (44.78%) VMware
3 28 (41.79%) SolarWinds
4 27 (40.30%) Citrix
5 17 (25.37%) Cisco
6 7 (10.45%) Juniper
7 4 (5.97%) Siebel
7 4 (5.97%) SAP
7 4 (5.97%) HP
8 3 (4.48%) Symantec
9 2 (2.99%) Brocade
9 2 (2.99%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.99%) Polycom
9 2 (2.99%) Dell
9 2 (2.99%) Apple