The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 60 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 74 117 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.15% 6.67% 5.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.19% 50.87% 57.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 69 71
Average salary £25,750 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.53% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,750 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
199 230 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.17% 13.11% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 144 165 129
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SLA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -40 38 £21,500 -39.86% 6
High Wycombe -3 16 £27,500 +3.77% 5
Marlow +12 13 £31,500 -21.25%
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 67 (44.08%) Windows
2 57 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 56 (36.84%) ITIL
4 54 (35.53%) Incident Management
5 47 (30.92%) MS Excel
6 43 (28.29%) Active Directory
7 37 (24.34%) MS Office
8 36 (23.68%) VMware
9 35 (23.03%) Finance
10 30 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (19.08%) Windows Server
12 27 (17.76%) Management Information System
13 26 (17.11%) Cisco
14 25 (16.45%) Citrix
14 25 (16.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (16.45%) Computacenter
15 24 (15.79%) Problem Management
15 24 (15.79%) Mentoring
15 24 (15.79%) Office 365
16 23 (15.13%) Windows 7
16 23 (15.13%) Linux
17 22 (14.47%) Unix
17 22 (14.47%) Service Management
18 21 (13.82%) SQL
19 19 (12.50%) CRM
19 19 (12.50%) LAN
19 19 (12.50%) Windows 8
20 17 (11.18%) People Management
20 17 (11.18%) MS Exchange
20 17 (11.18%) MySQL

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 17 (11.18%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (9.87%) SharePoint
3 14 (9.21%) MS Project Server
3 14 (9.21%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (3.95%) IIS
5 5 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.32%) SAS
8 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (30.92%) MS Excel
2 37 (24.34%) MS Office
3 15 (9.87%) MS Project
4 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) LAN
2 15 (9.87%) WAN
3 13 (8.55%) Firewall
4 11 (7.24%) DHCP
4 11 (7.24%) DNS
5 9 (5.92%) VPN
6 8 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.61%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (4.61%) SAN
8 5 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.97%) Internet
10 2 (1.32%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (1.32%) TACACS
10 2 (1.32%) VLAN
10 2 (1.32%) Wireless
11 1 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.66%) FCoE
11 1 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.66%) MPLS
11 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.18%) MySQL
1 17 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MSI
General
1 35 (23.03%) Finance
2 6 (3.95%) Banking
2 6 (3.95%) Publishing
3 4 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.97%) Retail
5 2 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Billing
6 1 (0.66%) French Language
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (26.97%) Analyst
2 17 (11.18%) Service Analyst
2 17 (11.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 16 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 15 (9.87%) Service Desk Engineer
4 15 (9.87%) Team Leader
5 11 (7.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (5.92%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (5.92%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 8 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
8 8 (5.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 8 (5.26%) Service Manager
9 7 (4.61%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 6 (3.95%) Junior
10 6 (3.95%) Network Administrator
10 6 (3.95%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Service Desk Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (17.76%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.55%) Client/Server
4 9 (5.92%) Replication
5 8 (5.26%) Handset
6 6 (3.95%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.29%) Mainframe
7 5 (3.29%) Telematics
8 4 (2.63%) Clustering
8 4 (2.63%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.97%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.66%) CMDB
11 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.66%) e-Health
11 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.66%) FMCG
11 1 (0.66%) IVR
11 1 (0.66%) Life Science
11 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 67 (44.08%) Windows
2 29 (19.08%) Windows Server
3 23 (15.13%) Linux
3 23 (15.13%) Windows 7
4 22 (14.47%) Unix
5 19 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 15 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (9.21%) Windows XP
8 12 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.32%) AIX
10 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.32%) Solaris
10 2 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.84%) ITIL
2 54 (35.53%) Incident Management
3 24 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 24 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 22 (14.47%) Service Management
5 19 (12.50%) CRM
6 17 (11.18%) Knowledge Management
6 17 (11.18%) People Management
7 16 (10.53%) Project Management
7 16 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 15 (9.87%) Change Management
9 14 (9.21%) Information Security
9 14 (9.21%) ITIL V3
10 12 (7.89%) Coaching
11 10 (6.58%) PRINCE2
12 9 (5.92%) Line Management
13 8 (5.26%) Data Entry
14 7 (4.61%) Root Cause Analysis
15 6 (3.95%) Quality Management
16 5 (3.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.82%) SQL
2 5 (3.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 15 (9.87%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.58%) A+ Certification
5 7 (4.61%) CCNP
5 7 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.95%) MCDST
6 6 (3.95%) MCTS
6 6 (3.95%) MOS
6 6 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (3.29%) CCNA
7 5 (3.29%) Degree
7 5 (3.29%) MCSA
7 5 (3.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.97%) CNA
9 3 (1.97%) CNE
9 3 (1.97%) MCP
9 3 (1.97%) MCSE
9 3 (1.97%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 43 (28.29%) Active Directory
2 25 (16.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.55%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.89%) VMware Workstation
4 12 (7.89%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.95%) UAG
5 6 (3.95%) XenApp
6 5 (3.29%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (3.29%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) SCOM
2 2 (1.32%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.66%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 57 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 36 (23.68%) VMware
3 26 (17.11%) Cisco
4 25 (16.45%) Citrix
4 25 (16.45%) Computacenter
5 15 (9.87%) Remedy
6 12 (7.89%) Apple
6 12 (7.89%) Avaya
7 11 (7.24%) SAP
8 6 (3.95%) Genesys
8 6 (3.95%) NetApp
9 5 (3.29%) F5
9 5 (3.29%) Websense
10 4 (2.63%) Juniper
10 4 (2.63%) McAfee
11 3 (1.97%) EMC
12 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.32%) HP
12 2 (1.32%) Nokia
12 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits package
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