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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 23 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -10
Permanent jobs citing SLA 168 81 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.93% 4.06% 5.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 62.45% 45.25% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 99 52 95
Average salary £28,250 £30,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.37% -7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-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
269 179 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.69% 8.98% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 188 125 184
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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 +23 111 £27,500 -8.33% 11
High Wycombe +14 35 £31,500 +32.63%
Amersham +1 6 £18,000 -68.69%
Beaconsfield - 3 £21,000 -
Buckingham - 3 £19,000 - 1
Chesham - 1 - -
Iver - 1 £47,500 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

1 107 (42.80%) ITIL
2 75 (30.00%) Windows
3 62 (24.80%) Microsoft
4 57 (22.80%) Service Delivery
5 54 (21.60%) Service Management
6 46 (18.40%) MS Excel
7 42 (16.80%) ITIL Certification
8 41 (16.40%) Change Management
9 38 (15.20%) Active Directory
10 36 (14.40%) SQL
11 35 (14.00%) Cisco
12 33 (13.20%) Telecoms
12 33 (13.20%) Finance
13 30 (12.00%) Security Cleared
14 28 (11.20%) SC Cleared
15 27 (10.80%) Root Cause Analysis
16 24 (9.60%) Windows 7
16 24 (9.60%) Degree
16 24 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (8.80%) MS Office
17 22 (8.80%) Windows XP
17 22 (8.80%) MS Exchange
17 22 (8.80%) LAN
17 22 (8.80%) WAN
18 21 (8.40%) UNIX
18 21 (8.40%) Cisco Certification
18 21 (8.40%) VMware
19 20 (8.00%) Mentoring
19 20 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
20 19 (7.60%) Problem Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 22 (8.80%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (2.40%) IIS
4 3 (1.20%) TeamSite
4 3 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.80%) Apache
5 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 46 (18.40%) MS Excel
2 22 (8.80%) MS Office
3 8 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.60%) SAP FI
1 4 (1.60%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.80%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.40%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.80%) LAN
1 22 (8.80%) WAN
2 15 (6.00%) VPN
2 15 (6.00%) BGP
3 14 (5.60%) EIGRP
3 14 (5.60%) OSPF
3 14 (5.60%) VoIP
4 13 (5.20%) ATM
4 13 (5.20%) Frame Relay
4 13 (5.20%) MPLS
5 12 (4.80%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (4.40%) xDSL
6 11 (4.40%) DWDM
6 11 (4.40%) X.25
6 11 (4.40%) SDH
6 11 (4.40%) WLAN
7 10 (4.00%) Firewall
8 9 (3.60%) 3G
8 9 (3.60%) DNS
8 9 (3.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.00%) MySQL
2 8 (3.20%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (2.00%) Data Mining
4 5 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.80%) MS Access
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.40%) DB2
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) MSI
General
1 33 (13.20%) Telecoms
1 33 (13.20%) Finance
2 10 (4.00%) Retail
3 9 (3.60%) Banking
4 8 (3.20%) Legal
5 3 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) French Language
6 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (34.40%) Analyst
2 36 (14.40%) Support Analyst
2 36 (14.40%) Service Manager
3 23 (9.20%) Support Engineer
4 21 (8.40%) 1st Line Support
5 18 (7.20%) Service Analyst
5 18 (7.20%) Service Desk Analyst
6 16 (6.40%) Help Desk Support
6 16 (6.40%) Delivery Manager
6 16 (6.40%) Services Delivery Manager
7 15 (6.00%) Architect
7 15 (6.00%) Team Leader
8 13 (5.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (5.20%) Help Desk Analyst
8 13 (5.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 11 (4.40%) Network Design Architect
9 11 (4.40%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 11 (4.40%) Technical Support
9 11 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (4.40%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.80%) Middleware
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.80%) Mainframe
2 7 (2.80%) Clustering
3 6 (2.40%) Mathematics
3 6 (2.40%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.60%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.60%) iPhone
5 3 (1.20%) CMDB
6 2 (0.80%) IVR
6 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.80%) iSeries
7 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.40%) EPoS
7 1 (0.40%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 75 (30.00%) Windows
2 24 (9.60%) Windows 7
3 22 (8.80%) Windows XP
4 21 (8.40%) UNIX
5 20 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (7.20%) Linux
7 15 (6.00%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.60%) Windows Vista
10 5 (2.00%) AIX
10 5 (2.00%) Solaris
11 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.20%) Windows NT
11 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (42.80%) ITIL
2 57 (22.80%) Service Delivery
3 54 (21.60%) Service Management
4 41 (16.40%) Change Management
5 27 (10.80%) Root Cause Analysis
6 20 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 19 (7.60%) Problem Management
8 17 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (6.40%) Incident Management
10 14 (5.60%) Performance Management
11 13 (5.20%) Project Management
11 13 (5.20%) ITSM
12 12 (4.80%) Coaching
13 11 (4.40%) People Management
13 11 (4.40%) Business Continuity
13 11 (4.40%) Network Design
13 11 (4.40%) Knowledge Management
14 10 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (4.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (14.40%) SQL
2 7 (2.80%) VB
3 4 (1.60%) ABAP
3 4 (1.60%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.20%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.80%) Java
5 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.40%) C
6 1 (0.40%) C#
6 1 (0.40%) VBA
6 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (16.80%) ITIL Certification
2 30 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 28 (11.20%) SC Cleared
4 24 (9.60%) Degree
5 21 (8.40%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (7.20%) CCNA
7 17 (6.80%) CCNP
8 15 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (5.60%) HND
10 9 (3.60%) MCSE
11 8 (3.20%) CCIE
12 5 (2.00%) MCSA
12 5 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.60%) MCP
14 2 (0.80%) CCSA
14 2 (0.80%) CCSE
15 1 (0.40%) MCITP
15 1 (0.40%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.40%) HL7
2 1 (0.40%) DICOM
System Software
1 38 (15.20%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.60%) vSphere
4 3 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (1.20%) UAG
4 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (1.20%) XenApp
4 3 (1.20%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.20%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.20%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.40%) Xen
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.40%) BladeLogic
2 4 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (1.20%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.20%) WSUS
3 3 (1.20%) SCCM
4 2 (0.80%) SCOM
4 2 (0.80%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.80%) Netcool
5 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.40%) OpenView
5 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.40%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 62 (24.80%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.00%) Cisco
3 21 (8.40%) VMware
4 17 (6.80%) HP
5 16 (6.40%) Juniper
6 12 (4.80%) Citrix
7 11 (4.40%) Remedy
8 9 (3.60%) Huawei
9 7 (2.80%) Symantec
10 6 (2.40%) SAP
10 6 (2.40%) Cognos
11 5 (2.00%) Oracle
12 4 (1.60%) Nokia
12 4 (1.60%) F5
12 4 (1.60%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.60%) McAfee
12 4 (1.60%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.20%) Websense
13 3 (1.20%) Intel
14 2 (0.80%) Avaya
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