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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 43 43 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Permanent jobs citing SLA 92 96 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.63% 5.24% 3.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.83% 46.15% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 57
Average salary £24,500 £38,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.94% +66.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,900 £22,875 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,657 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.85% +1.87%
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
181 208 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.11% 11.35% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 126 146 126
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £55,000 £62,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -4 55 £22,288 -40.56% 12
High Wycombe +4 16 £24,500 +30.66% 3
Beaconsfield 0 7 £32,000 -
Buckingham -3 3 £18,000 -28.00%
Amersham -1 2 - -
Chesham - 2 - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 52 (29.71%) Windows
2 51 (29.14%) ITIL
3 48 (27.43%) Microsoft
4 39 (22.29%) Service Management
4 39 (22.29%) Service Delivery
5 37 (21.14%) Telecoms
6 28 (16.00%) Cisco
7 27 (15.43%) Active Directory
8 26 (14.86%) Project Management
9 25 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (13.71%) MS Excel
10 24 (13.71%) Finance
11 21 (12.00%) MS Office
11 21 (12.00%) SQL
12 19 (10.86%) Security Cleared
12 19 (10.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (10.86%) Windows 7
13 18 (10.29%) Change Management
13 18 (10.29%) SC Cleared
14 17 (9.71%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (9.71%) CCNA
14 17 (9.71%) MS Exchange
15 16 (9.14%) Windows XP
15 16 (9.14%) Remedy
15 16 (9.14%) Problem Management
16 15 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (8.57%) CCNP
17 14 (8.00%) VPN
18 13 (7.43%) Mentoring
19 12 (6.86%) Analytical Skills

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 17 (9.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (2.86%) IIS
4 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.14%) Apache
6 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.57%) Lync
7 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (13.71%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.00%) VPN
2 11 (6.29%) LAN
2 11 (6.29%) WAN
3 10 (5.71%) 3G
3 10 (5.71%) MPLS
3 10 (5.71%) BGP
3 10 (5.71%) 2G
3 10 (5.71%) 4G
4 9 (5.14%) xDSL
4 9 (5.14%) OSPF
4 9 (5.14%) Firewall
4 9 (5.14%) ATM
5 8 (4.57%) DHCP
5 8 (4.57%) VoIP
5 8 (4.57%) DNS
6 7 (4.00%) WLAN
6 7 (4.00%) DWDM
6 7 (4.00%) SDH
6 7 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (4.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.86%) MySQL
3 4 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.14%) DB2
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.57%) MS Access
6 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 37 (21.14%) Telecoms
2 24 (13.71%) Finance
3 6 (3.43%) Banking
4 5 (2.86%) Retail
4 5 (2.86%) Legal
5 3 (1.71%) French Language
5 3 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (24.00%) Analyst
2 27 (15.43%) Support Analyst
2 27 (15.43%) Service Manager
3 19 (10.86%) Project Manager
4 17 (9.71%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.86%) Help Desk Analyst
6 12 (6.86%) Help Desk Support
7 11 (6.29%) Team Leader
7 11 (6.29%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (5.71%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 10 (5.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 10 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (4.57%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (4.57%) Services Delivery Manager
9 8 (4.57%) Operations Manager
10 7 (4.00%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.71%) Middleware
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.57%) CMDB
3 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.14%) iSeries
4 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.57%) EPoS
5 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.57%) Handset
5 1 (0.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 52 (29.71%) Windows
2 19 (10.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (10.86%) Windows 7
3 16 (9.14%) Windows XP
4 15 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (6.29%) Linux
6 10 (5.71%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.00%) UNIX
8 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.71%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.14%) AIX
10 2 (1.14%) Solaris
11 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.14%) ITIL
2 39 (22.29%) Service Management
2 39 (22.29%) Service Delivery
3 26 (14.86%) Project Management
4 18 (10.29%) Change Management
5 16 (9.14%) Problem Management
6 13 (7.43%) Mentoring
7 12 (6.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (6.29%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.14%) Business Analysis
9 9 (5.14%) ITSM
9 9 (5.14%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.00%) Network Design
10 7 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (4.00%) People Management
10 7 (4.00%) Line Management
11 6 (3.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.43%) ITIL V3
11 6 (3.43%) Business Continuity
11 6 (3.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.00%) SQL
2 4 (2.29%) ABAP
2 4 (2.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.14%) VB
4 2 (1.14%) Java
5 1 (0.57%) C#
5 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 19 (10.86%) Security Cleared
3 18 (10.29%) SC Cleared
4 17 (9.71%) CCNA
4 17 (9.71%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (8.57%) CCNP
6 11 (6.29%) CCIE
7 8 (4.57%) Degree
8 7 (4.00%) HND
9 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (2.86%) MCSA
10 5 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.57%) MCP
11 1 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (15.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.86%) XenApp
4 5 (2.86%) XenDesktop
4 5 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (2.86%) UAG
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Netcool
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.14%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.14%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.57%) OpenView
3 1 (0.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.57%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.57%) WSUS
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 28 (16.00%) Cisco
3 16 (9.14%) Remedy
4 12 (6.86%) HP
5 9 (5.14%) SAP
5 9 (5.14%) VMware
6 8 (4.57%) Juniper
7 6 (3.43%) Oracle
7 6 (3.43%) Citrix
7 6 (3.43%) Huawei
8 5 (2.86%) Symantec
8 5 (2.86%) Websense
9 4 (2.29%) Cognos
10 2 (1.14%) Sybase
10 2 (1.14%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.14%) Computacenter
10 2 (1.14%) Apple
11 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.57%) Intel
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