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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 29 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 152 75 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.42% 3.30% 4.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.68% 36.41% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 81 43 60
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.10%
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
278 206 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.73% 9.06% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 178 134 140
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,250 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +32 108 £27,500 -6.77% 9
High Wycombe +13 20 £20,500 -20.38%
Marlow +16 2 - -
Beaconsfield +15 2 £46,250 -11.90%
Aylesbury +7 1 £20,500 -41.42%
Amersham +6 1 £22,000 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 122 (48.03%) ITIL
2 105 (41.34%) Windows
3 71 (27.95%) Change Management
4 67 (26.38%) Microsoft
5 61 (24.02%) Security Cleared
6 59 (23.23%) Incident Management
7 57 (22.44%) SC Cleared
8 50 (19.69%) Cisco
8 50 (19.69%) MS Excel
9 47 (18.50%) Active Directory
9 47 (18.50%) Service Delivery
10 46 (18.11%) Computacenter
11 43 (16.93%) MS Office
12 42 (16.54%) VMware
13 41 (16.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 38 (14.96%) Service Management
15 37 (14.57%) Telecoms
16 35 (13.78%) Finance
16 35 (13.78%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (13.39%) SQL
17 34 (13.39%) Linux
18 33 (12.99%) Hyper-V
19 32 (12.60%) Windows 7
19 32 (12.60%) MS Exchange
19 32 (12.60%) Windows Server 2003
20 31 (12.20%) Firewall
21 27 (10.63%) UNIX
21 27 (10.63%) Exchange Server 2010
22 26 (10.24%) Mentoring
22 26 (10.24%) LAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 32 (12.60%) MS Exchange
2 27 (10.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (5.91%) IIS
4 12 (4.72%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.76%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.57%) Apache
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 50 (19.69%) MS Excel
2 43 (16.93%) MS Office
3 3 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) Summit
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.79%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.39%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.15%) Office 365
2 3 (1.18%) SaaS
3 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.20%) Firewall
2 26 (10.24%) LAN
2 26 (10.24%) WAN
3 19 (7.48%) DNS
4 17 (6.69%) DHCP
5 13 (5.12%) TCP/IP
5 13 (5.12%) VPN
6 10 (3.94%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (3.15%) TACACS
7 8 (3.15%) MPLS
8 6 (2.36%) OSPF
8 6 (2.36%) BGP
8 6 (2.36%) Intranet
9 5 (1.97%) SAN
10 4 (1.57%) Extranet
10 4 (1.57%) VoIP
10 4 (1.57%) EIGRP
10 4 (1.57%) Telnet
10 4 (1.57%) Wireless
10 4 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.09%) MySQL
2 5 (1.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.18%) DTS
4 3 (1.18%) DB2
5 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (1.18%) MSI
3 2 (0.79%) JIRA
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (14.57%) Telecoms
2 35 (13.78%) Finance
3 8 (3.15%) Retail
4 4 (1.57%) Legal
5 3 (1.18%) Banking
6 2 (0.79%) Billing
6 2 (0.79%) Local Government
6 2 (0.79%) Marketing
6 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 95 (37.40%) Analyst
2 23 (9.06%) Support Engineer
3 22 (8.66%) Service Analyst
3 22 (8.66%) Support Analyst
4 19 (7.48%) Service Desk Analyst
5 17 (6.69%) Contracts Manager
6 16 (6.30%) Service Manager
7 14 (5.51%) 1st Line Support
8 13 (5.12%) Team Leader
8 13 (5.12%) Technical Manager
9 12 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (4.33%) Technical Support
10 11 (4.33%) Vendor Manager
11 10 (3.94%) Administrator
12 9 (3.54%) Configuration Manager
12 9 (3.54%) Services Delivery Manager
12 9 (3.54%) Delivery Manager
12 9 (3.54%) Operations Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) Operations Support Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.97%) .NET
2 4 (1.57%) Middleware
2 4 (1.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.79%) HTML
3 2 (0.79%) EDI
4 1 (0.39%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.66%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.48%) Data Centre
3 17 (6.69%) Blackberry
4 16 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.72%) Clustering
6 9 (3.54%) CMDB
7 8 (3.15%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.76%) Statistics
9 5 (1.97%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.57%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.18%) PACS
11 3 (1.18%) Replication
11 3 (1.18%) Physics
11 3 (1.18%) FMCG
11 3 (1.18%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.79%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.79%) NHS
13 1 (0.39%) AS400
13 1 (0.39%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 105 (41.34%) Windows
2 41 (16.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (13.39%) Linux
4 32 (12.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (12.60%) Windows 7
5 27 (10.63%) UNIX
6 21 (8.27%) Windows 8
7 19 (7.48%) Windows XP
8 15 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (4.72%) Windows Vista
10 11 (4.33%) Android
11 8 (3.15%) Solaris
12 6 (2.36%) AIX
13 3 (1.18%) Debian
13 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.79%) HPUX
15 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.39%) SUSE
15 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (48.03%) ITIL
2 71 (27.95%) Change Management
3 59 (23.23%) Incident Management
4 47 (18.50%) Service Delivery
5 38 (14.96%) Service Management
6 26 (10.24%) Mentoring
7 25 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (7.87%) Line Management
9 17 (6.69%) Problem Management
9 17 (6.69%) Supplier Management
10 16 (6.30%) Configuration Management
10 16 (6.30%) Time Management
10 16 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (6.30%) Coaching
11 13 (5.12%) Release Management
11 13 (5.12%) Project Management
12 12 (4.72%) Validation
12 12 (4.72%) Cyber Security
13 11 (4.33%) Knowledge Management
14 10 (3.94%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.39%) SQL
2 8 (3.15%) Java
3 7 (2.76%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.36%) C
5 5 (1.97%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.39%) C#
6 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.39%) VBScript
6 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (24.02%) Security Cleared
2 57 (22.44%) SC Cleared
3 25 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (9.84%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (8.66%) DV Cleared
5 18 (7.09%) CCNP
6 13 (5.12%) CCNA
6 13 (5.12%) MCP
7 9 (3.54%) MCSE
7 9 (3.54%) MCSA
8 8 (3.15%) CCSA
8 8 (3.15%) CCSE
9 7 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.36%) JNCIA
10 6 (2.36%) HND
11 4 (1.57%) JNCIS
11 4 (1.57%) JNCIP
11 4 (1.57%) JNCIE
11 4 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.97%) COBIT
2 3 (1.18%) HL7
2 3 (1.18%) DICOM
3 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.79%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 47 (18.50%) Active Directory
2 35 (13.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (12.99%) Hyper-V
4 15 (5.91%) UAG
5 11 (4.33%) ISA Server
5 11 (4.33%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.18%) vSphere
7 3 (1.18%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.39%) Xen
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (7.09%) SCCM
2 4 (1.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (1.57%) BladeLogic
2 4 (1.57%) WSUS
3 3 (1.18%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (26.38%) Microsoft
2 50 (19.69%) Cisco
3 46 (18.11%) Computacenter
4 42 (16.54%) VMware
5 25 (9.84%) Citrix
6 23 (9.06%) Juniper
7 21 (8.27%) HP
8 17 (6.69%) F5
9 14 (5.51%) Symantec
10 11 (4.33%) Remedy
10 11 (4.33%) Websense
10 11 (4.33%) SAP
10 11 (4.33%) EMC
11 10 (3.94%) McAfee
11 10 (3.94%) Blue Coat
12 9 (3.54%) Apple
13 8 (3.15%) CheckPoint
13 8 (3.15%) Nokia
14 7 (2.76%) Pegasus
14 7 (2.76%) Avaya
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