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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 43 30 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +35
Permanent jobs citing SLA 101 129 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.00% 5.99% 3.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 48.10% 59.17% 44.97%
Number of salaries quoted 54 81 49
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,485
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.29%
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
210 218 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.39% 10.13% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 146 137 119
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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
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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 -11 65 £42,000 +5.00% 5
High Wycombe -1 22 £24,000 -23.80% 2
Marlow - 2 £40,000 -
Amersham - 2 £22,000 -
Beaconsfield +3 1 £21,000 -44.00%
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 126 (49.03%) ITIL
2 92 (35.80%) Windows
3 61 (23.74%) Microsoft
4 55 (21.40%) Service Delivery
4 55 (21.40%) Change Management
5 47 (18.29%) MS Excel
6 46 (17.90%) ITIL Certification
6 46 (17.90%) Service Management
7 44 (17.12%) Active Directory
8 42 (16.34%) SQL
9 39 (15.18%) Finance
9 39 (15.18%) VMware
10 36 (14.01%) Telecoms
11 35 (13.62%) Cisco
11 35 (13.62%) Security Cleared
12 34 (13.23%) UNIX
13 33 (12.84%) Linux
14 31 (12.06%) SC Cleared
15 30 (11.67%) Degree
16 29 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (10.89%) Windows Server 2003
17 28 (10.89%) Root Cause Analysis
18 27 (10.51%) Cisco Certification
19 26 (10.12%) MS Office
19 26 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
20 25 (9.73%) LAN
20 25 (9.73%) WAN
20 25 (9.73%) Citrix
21 24 (9.34%) HP
21 24 (9.34%) Incident Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 23 (8.95%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.72%) IIS
4 5 (1.95%) Apache
4 5 (1.95%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.17%) TeamSite
6 3 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 47 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.12%) MS Office
3 10 (3.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.33%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.39%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.39%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.73%) LAN
1 25 (9.73%) WAN
2 20 (7.78%) DNS
3 19 (7.39%) DHCP
4 14 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 14 (5.45%) Firewall
5 12 (4.67%) OSPF
5 12 (4.67%) BGP
5 12 (4.67%) SAN
6 11 (4.28%) MPLS
7 10 (3.89%) EIGRP
8 9 (3.50%) VPN
9 8 (3.11%) Telnet
9 8 (3.11%) iSCSI
10 7 (2.72%) Frame Relay
10 7 (2.72%) Intranet
10 7 (2.72%) VoIP
10 7 (2.72%) ATM
11 6 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (1.95%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.45%) MySQL
2 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.95%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.17%) DTS
4 3 (1.17%) DB2
4 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.39%) MS Access
6 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (1.56%) MSI
2 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (15.18%) Finance
2 36 (14.01%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.28%) Retail
4 9 (3.50%) Banking
5 8 (3.11%) Legal
6 7 (2.72%) Marketing
7 3 (1.17%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (35.80%) Analyst
2 29 (11.28%) Service Analyst
3 28 (10.89%) Support Analyst
4 27 (10.51%) Service Manager
4 27 (10.51%) Service Desk Analyst
5 21 (8.17%) Support Engineer
6 14 (5.45%) Administrator
7 13 (5.06%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (5.06%) Services Delivery Manager
7 13 (5.06%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (4.28%) Help Desk Support
9 10 (3.89%) Team Leader
9 10 (3.89%) Operations Analyst
9 10 (3.89%) Operations Engineer
10 9 (3.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 9 (3.50%) IT Support
10 9 (3.50%) Technical Support
10 9 (3.50%) Architect
10 9 (3.50%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.11%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.95%) Middleware
1 5 (1.95%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (1.56%) .NET
3 1 (0.39%) ADO.NET
3 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.39%) EDI
3 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (0.39%) WCF
3 1 (0.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.84%) Clustering
3 14 (5.45%) Mainframe
3 14 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.28%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.11%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.95%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.95%) iPhone
7 4 (1.56%) PACS
8 2 (0.78%) IVR
9 1 (0.39%) Physics
9 1 (0.39%) Replication
9 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 92 (35.80%) Windows
2 34 (13.23%) UNIX
3 33 (12.84%) Linux
4 28 (10.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (8.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (8.56%) Windows 7
7 18 (7.00%) Windows XP
8 16 (6.23%) Solaris
9 15 (5.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (5.06%) Windows 8
10 13 (5.06%) Windows Vista
11 12 (4.67%) AIX
12 5 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.56%) HPUX
14 3 (1.17%) Windows 2000
14 3 (1.17%) Windows NT
14 3 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.39%) Android
15 1 (0.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (49.03%) ITIL
2 55 (21.40%) Service Delivery
2 55 (21.40%) Change Management
3 46 (17.90%) Service Management
4 28 (10.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 26 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (9.34%) Incident Management
7 18 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (7.00%) Coaching
8 16 (6.23%) Mentoring
8 16 (6.23%) Problem Management
8 16 (6.23%) Time Management
9 15 (5.84%) Supplier Management
10 14 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (5.45%) Capacity Management
11 13 (5.06%) Business Continuity
11 13 (5.06%) ITSM
11 13 (5.06%) Line Management
12 12 (4.67%) Business Continuity Planning
12 12 (4.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (16.34%) SQL
2 11 (4.28%) Shell Script
3 6 (2.33%) VB
3 6 (2.33%) ABAP
3 6 (2.33%) Java
4 5 (1.95%) C
5 4 (1.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.39%) VBA
6 1 (0.39%) C#
6 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (17.90%) ITIL Certification
2 35 (13.62%) Security Cleared
3 31 (12.06%) SC Cleared
4 30 (11.67%) Degree
5 27 (10.51%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (8.17%) CCNA
7 19 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (6.61%) CCNP
9 15 (5.84%) HND
10 11 (4.28%) MCP
11 8 (3.11%) MCSE
12 7 (2.72%) MCSA
13 5 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.78%) JNCIA
14 2 (0.78%) CCSA
14 2 (0.78%) CCSE
14 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.78%) CCIP
15 1 (0.39%) A+ Certification
15 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) COBIT
2 4 (1.56%) HL7
2 4 (1.56%) DICOM
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 44 (17.12%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.28%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.11%) vSphere
5 6 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.95%) ISA Server
6 5 (1.95%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (1.56%) UAG
8 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.17%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.17%) XenApp
8 3 (1.17%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (3.50%) BladeLogic
2 7 (2.72%) SCCM
2 7 (2.72%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (2.33%) WSUS
4 4 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.78%) SCOM
5 2 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 61 (23.74%) Microsoft
2 39 (15.18%) VMware
3 35 (13.62%) Cisco
4 25 (9.73%) Citrix
5 24 (9.34%) HP
6 12 (4.67%) Symantec
7 11 (4.28%) Juniper
8 10 (3.89%) SAP
9 8 (3.11%) Remedy
9 8 (3.11%) Huawei
10 7 (2.72%) McAfee
11 6 (2.33%) Blue Coat
11 6 (2.33%) Oracle
11 6 (2.33%) Intel
11 6 (2.33%) F5
12 5 (1.95%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.56%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.56%) Websense
13 4 (1.56%) Computacenter
13 4 (1.56%) Nokia
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