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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 35 48 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 130 94 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.75% 4.31% 4.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.62% 41.96% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 76 58 62
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -22.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,700 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
238 224 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.53% 10.27% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 156 133 136
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,950 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £55,250
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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 +6 86 £27,500 -21.42% 11
High Wycombe -4 19 £32,500 +20.37% 3
Beaconsfield +10 3 £45,000 +114.28%
Amersham +2 3 £22,000 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 113 (51.13%) ITIL
2 89 (40.27%) Windows
3 58 (26.24%) Change Management
4 57 (25.79%) Microsoft
5 47 (21.27%) Security Cleared
6 44 (19.91%) SC Cleared
7 41 (18.55%) Cisco
7 41 (18.55%) Service Delivery
8 40 (18.10%) Active Directory
9 39 (17.65%) VMware
10 38 (17.19%) MS Excel
11 37 (16.74%) Incident Management
12 36 (16.29%) Linux
13 35 (15.84%) Service Management
14 32 (14.48%) MS Office
14 32 (14.48%) SQL
14 32 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (13.57%) UNIX
15 30 (13.57%) Finance
15 30 (13.57%) Telecoms
16 28 (12.67%) ITIL Certification
16 28 (12.67%) Windows Server 2003
17 27 (12.22%) Firewall
17 27 (12.22%) Hyper-V
18 25 (11.31%) MS Exchange
19 24 (10.86%) WAN
19 24 (10.86%) LAN
19 24 (10.86%) Cisco Certification
19 24 (10.86%) Computacenter

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (11.31%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (4.52%) IIS
5 9 (4.07%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.07%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.71%) Apache
8 5 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 32 (14.48%) MS Office
3 6 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Summit
2 2 (0.90%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.90%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.90%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.45%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.17%) Office 365
2 3 (1.36%) SaaS
3 2 (0.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.22%) Firewall
2 24 (10.86%) WAN
2 24 (10.86%) LAN
3 19 (8.60%) DNS
4 17 (7.69%) DHCP
5 14 (6.33%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.98%) VPN
7 9 (4.07%) MPLS
8 7 (3.17%) OSPF
8 7 (3.17%) BGP
8 7 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (2.71%) Telnet
9 6 (2.71%) SAN
9 6 (2.71%) Intranet
10 5 (2.26%) EIGRP
10 5 (2.26%) TACACS
11 4 (1.81%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.81%) Junos
11 4 (1.81%) Extranet
11 4 (1.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.33%) MySQL
2 7 (3.17%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (1.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.36%) DTS
4 3 (1.36%) DB2
5 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (1.36%) MSI
3 1 (0.45%) JIRA
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (13.57%) Finance
1 30 (13.57%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.52%) Retail
3 5 (2.26%) Banking
4 4 (1.81%) Marketing
5 2 (0.90%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.90%) Local Government
5 2 (0.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 77 (34.84%) Analyst
2 23 (10.41%) Service Analyst
3 21 (9.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 20 (9.05%) Support Engineer
5 18 (8.14%) Service Manager
6 17 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 13 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
8 12 (5.43%) Technical Manager
8 12 (5.43%) 1st Line Support
9 11 (4.98%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (4.52%) Vendor Manager
10 10 (4.52%) Administrator
11 9 (4.07%) Services Delivery Manager
11 9 (4.07%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (4.07%) Technical Support
12 8 (3.62%) IT Support
13 7 (3.17%) Team Leader
13 7 (3.17%) UNIX Administrator
13 7 (3.17%) IT Support Engineer
13 7 (3.17%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.71%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (2.71%) Middleware
2 4 (1.81%) .NET
3 2 (0.90%) HTML
3 2 (0.90%) EDI
4 1 (0.45%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.14%) Management Information System
2 16 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.79%) Blackberry
4 12 (5.43%) Clustering
5 8 (3.62%) Mainframe
6 7 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.17%) CMDB
7 6 (2.71%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.71%) Statistics
8 5 (2.26%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.36%) Replication
9 3 (1.36%) PACS
9 3 (1.36%) FMCG
10 2 (0.90%) Physics
10 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.45%) NHS
11 1 (0.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 89 (40.27%) Windows
2 36 (16.29%) Linux
3 30 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (13.57%) UNIX
4 28 (12.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (9.50%) Windows 7
6 19 (8.60%) Windows XP
7 18 (8.14%) Windows 8
8 13 (5.88%) Solaris
8 13 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (4.07%) AIX
9 9 (4.07%) Android
10 8 (3.62%) Windows Vista
11 5 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.81%) HPUX
13 3 (1.36%) Debian
14 1 (0.45%) SUSE
14 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (51.13%) ITIL
2 58 (26.24%) Change Management
3 41 (18.55%) Service Delivery
4 37 (16.74%) Incident Management
5 35 (15.84%) Service Management
6 21 (9.50%) Time Management
7 20 (9.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (8.14%) Supplier Management
8 18 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (7.69%) Line Management
9 17 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.43%) Cyber Security
10 12 (5.43%) Coaching
10 12 (5.43%) Problem Management
10 12 (5.43%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.98%) Capacity Management
11 11 (4.98%) ITIL V3
12 10 (4.52%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (4.52%) ITSM
12 10 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.48%) SQL
2 10 (4.52%) Java
3 8 (3.62%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.26%) C
4 5 (2.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.90%) ABAP
6 1 (0.45%) C#
6 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.45%) VBScript
6 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (21.27%) Security Cleared
2 44 (19.91%) SC Cleared
3 28 (12.67%) ITIL Certification
4 24 (10.86%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (7.24%) CCNP
6 16 (7.24%) DV Cleared
7 15 (6.79%) CCNA
8 11 (4.98%) Degree
8 11 (4.98%) MCP
9 9 (4.07%) HND
10 7 (3.17%) MCSE
10 7 (3.17%) MCSA
11 6 (2.71%) JNCIA
12 5 (2.26%) CCSA
12 5 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.26%) CCSE
13 4 (1.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.81%) JNCIS
13 4 (1.81%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.71%) COBIT
2 3 (1.36%) HL7
2 3 (1.36%) DICOM
3 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.90%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 40 (18.10%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (12.22%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.52%) UAG
5 8 (3.62%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (3.62%) ISA Server
6 6 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.81%) vSphere
8 3 (1.36%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.45%) Xen
9 1 (0.45%) XenApp
9 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (7.24%) SCCM
2 5 (2.26%) BladeLogic
2 5 (2.26%) WSUS
2 5 (2.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (1.81%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.36%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (25.79%) Microsoft
2 41 (18.55%) Cisco
3 39 (17.65%) VMware
4 24 (10.86%) Computacenter
5 23 (10.41%) HP
5 23 (10.41%) Citrix
6 20 (9.05%) Juniper
7 12 (5.43%) Symantec
8 11 (4.98%) F5
9 8 (3.62%) Websense
9 8 (3.62%) EMC
10 7 (3.17%) Blue Coat
10 7 (3.17%) Remedy
10 7 (3.17%) McAfee
10 7 (3.17%) SAP
10 7 (3.17%) Oracle
11 6 (2.71%) Avaya
11 6 (2.71%) Pegasus
11 6 (2.71%) Apple
11 6 (2.71%) Fortinet
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 28-35k
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Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
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Salary: benefits scheme
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 8 days ago
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BAE Systems
Posted: 11 days ago
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