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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 34 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 132 78 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.76% 3.73% 4.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 47.65% 43.33% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 73 42 57
Average salary £27,950 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.17% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
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
277 180 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.08% 8.62% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 201 127 139
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +36 93 £30,000 +6.19% 8
High Wycombe +8 25 £20,500 -16.32% 5
Marlow +13 2 - -
Aylesbury +8 1 £20,500 -41.42%
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 111 (44.58%) ITIL
2 106 (42.57%) Windows
3 75 (30.12%) Change Management
4 69 (27.71%) Microsoft
5 62 (24.90%) Incident Management
6 60 (24.10%) Security Cleared
7 57 (22.89%) SC Cleared
8 52 (20.88%) Cisco
9 51 (20.48%) Computacenter
10 50 (20.08%) MS Excel
11 49 (19.68%) Active Directory
12 44 (17.67%) Service Delivery
12 44 (17.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (16.47%) MS Office
14 40 (16.06%) VMware
15 38 (15.26%) SQL
16 35 (14.06%) Hyper-V
16 35 (14.06%) Windows 7
17 34 (13.65%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (13.65%) MS Exchange
17 34 (13.65%) Firewall
17 34 (13.65%) Telecoms
18 33 (13.25%) Linux
19 32 (12.85%) Service Management
20 31 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2010
20 31 (12.45%) Mentoring
21 30 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
22 29 (11.65%) Finance
23 27 (10.84%) LAN
23 27 (10.84%) WAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (13.65%) MS Exchange
2 31 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (6.43%) IIS
4 12 (4.82%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.41%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.20%) Apache
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 50 (20.08%) MS Excel
2 41 (16.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.81%) Summit
2 3 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.20%) MFGPRO
3 2 (0.80%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.21%) Office 365
2 3 (1.20%) SaaS
3 2 (0.80%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.65%) Firewall
2 27 (10.84%) LAN
2 27 (10.84%) WAN
3 18 (7.23%) DNS
4 17 (6.83%) DHCP
5 14 (5.62%) VPN
6 12 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (4.02%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.02%) TACACS
8 7 (2.81%) MPLS
9 6 (2.41%) Intranet
10 5 (2.01%) OSPF
10 5 (2.01%) BGP
10 5 (2.01%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.61%) Wireless
11 4 (1.61%) EIGRP
11 4 (1.61%) Extranet
11 4 (1.61%) SAN
11 4 (1.61%) VoIP
11 4 (1.61%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.43%) MySQL
2 5 (2.01%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.61%) DB2
3 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.20%) DTS
5 2 (0.80%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (0.80%) MSI
2 2 (0.80%) JIRA
2 2 (0.80%) Redmine
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (13.65%) Telecoms
2 29 (11.65%) Finance
3 7 (2.81%) Retail
4 6 (2.41%) Legal
5 2 (0.80%) Banking
5 2 (0.80%) Billing
5 2 (0.80%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) French Language
6 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 98 (39.36%) Analyst
2 26 (10.44%) Support Analyst
3 21 (8.43%) Support Engineer
4 18 (7.23%) Service Manager
4 18 (7.23%) Team Leader
5 17 (6.83%) Contracts Manager
6 16 (6.43%) Service Analyst
7 15 (6.02%) 1st Line Support
8 13 (5.22%) Technical Support
8 13 (5.22%) Technical Manager
8 13 (5.22%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (4.42%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (4.42%) Services Delivery Manager
9 11 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (4.02%) Network Analyst
10 10 (4.02%) Vendor Manager
11 9 (3.61%) Operations Engineer
11 9 (3.61%) Configuration Manager
11 9 (3.61%) Operations Manager
12 8 (3.21%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.01%) .NET
2 3 (1.20%) EDI
2 3 (1.20%) Middleware
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.80%) HTML
3 2 (0.80%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.40%) WCF
4 1 (0.40%) J2EE
4 1 (0.40%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.03%) Management Information System
1 20 (8.03%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.23%) Blackberry
3 14 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.42%) Clustering
5 9 (3.61%) CMDB
6 7 (2.81%) Statistics
6 7 (2.81%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.61%) Replication
8 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.20%) Physics
8 3 (1.20%) FMCG
8 3 (1.20%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.20%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.80%) NHS
9 2 (0.80%) PACS
9 2 (0.80%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.40%) AS400
10 1 (0.40%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 106 (42.57%) Windows
2 44 (17.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (14.06%) Windows 7
4 33 (13.25%) Linux
5 30 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (10.04%) UNIX
7 23 (9.24%) Windows 8
8 19 (7.63%) Windows XP
9 17 (6.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (4.82%) Windows Vista
10 12 (4.82%) Android
11 4 (1.61%) Solaris
12 3 (1.20%) AIX
12 3 (1.20%) Debian
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.40%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (44.58%) ITIL
2 75 (30.12%) Change Management
3 62 (24.90%) Incident Management
4 44 (17.67%) Service Delivery
5 32 (12.85%) Service Management
6 31 (12.45%) Mentoring
7 26 (10.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (7.23%) Problem Management
9 17 (6.83%) Coaching
9 17 (6.83%) Line Management
9 17 (6.83%) Project Management
10 16 (6.43%) Configuration Management
11 15 (6.02%) Supplier Management
12 14 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (5.22%) Time Management
14 12 (4.82%) Cyber Security
15 11 (4.42%) People Management
15 11 (4.42%) Knowledge Management
15 11 (4.42%) Validation
16 10 (4.02%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.26%) SQL
2 8 (3.21%) Java
2 8 (3.21%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.01%) C
4 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.40%) C#
5 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.40%) VBScript
5 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (24.10%) Security Cleared
2 57 (22.89%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (8.84%) DV Cleared
5 19 (7.63%) CCNP
6 12 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (4.42%) MCP
8 10 (4.02%) MCSA
8 10 (4.02%) CCSA
8 10 (4.02%) CCSE
9 9 (3.61%) MCSE
9 9 (3.61%) CCNA
10 8 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.41%) HND
12 5 (2.01%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.61%) JNCIS
13 4 (1.61%) JNCIP
13 4 (1.61%) JNCIE
13 4 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (0.80%) ISO 14001
1 2 (0.80%) HL7
1 2 (0.80%) DICOM
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 49 (19.68%) Active Directory
2 35 (14.06%) Hyper-V
3 34 (13.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (6.43%) UAG
5 12 (4.82%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (4.82%) ISA Server
6 5 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.40%) Xen
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (6.83%) SCCM
2 3 (1.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (1.20%) BladeLogic
2 3 (1.20%) WSUS
3 2 (0.80%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (27.71%) Microsoft
2 52 (20.88%) Cisco
3 51 (20.48%) Computacenter
4 40 (16.06%) VMware
5 24 (9.64%) Citrix
5 24 (9.64%) Juniper
6 19 (7.63%) F5
7 18 (7.23%) HP
8 13 (5.22%) SAP
8 13 (5.22%) Symantec
9 12 (4.82%) Remedy
9 12 (4.82%) Websense
9 12 (4.82%) EMC
9 12 (4.82%) Blue Coat
10 10 (4.02%) Nokia
10 10 (4.02%) CheckPoint
11 9 (3.61%) McAfee
11 9 (3.61%) Apple
12 7 (2.81%) Fortinet
12 7 (2.81%) Pegasus
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
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