The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 59 50 92
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +42
Permanent jobs citing SLA 79 89 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.71% 4.45% 2.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.70% 46.60% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 40 57 34
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +71.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
185 191 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.68% 9.56% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 125 134 121
Average salary £37,250 £39,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.09% +3.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £25,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
South East

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 July 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 July 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 -30 32 £28,250 -19.28% 7
High Wycombe -3 14 £24,500 -1.50% 1
Beaconsfield -6 7 £36,750 -
Amersham - 4 - -
Buckingham -2 3 £18,000 -28.00%
Marlow - 2 - -
Aylesbury -9 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Chesham - 1 - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 63 (33.16%) ITIL
2 57 (30.00%) Windows
3 47 (24.74%) Service Management
4 45 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 37 (19.47%) Service Delivery
6 34 (17.89%) Telecoms
6 34 (17.89%) Finance
7 32 (16.84%) Project Management
8 31 (16.32%) Cisco
9 29 (15.26%) Active Directory
10 28 (14.74%) Incident Management
11 26 (13.68%) Change Management
11 26 (13.68%) Security Cleared
12 25 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (12.63%) MS Excel
14 23 (12.11%) CCNA
14 23 (12.11%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (12.11%) Problem Management
15 22 (11.58%) VMware
16 21 (11.05%) SQL
17 20 (10.53%) MS Exchange
17 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (10.53%) Remedy
17 20 (10.53%) SC Cleared
18 18 (9.47%) CCNP
18 18 (9.47%) LAN
18 18 (9.47%) WAN
18 18 (9.47%) SAP
19 17 (8.95%) MS Office
19 17 (8.95%) Citrix

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 20 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (5.26%) IIS
4 4 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.58%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.95%) MS Office
3 4 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.58%) MS Project
4 3 (1.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.53%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.53%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.47%) LAN
1 18 (9.47%) WAN
2 16 (8.42%) Firewall
3 13 (6.84%) DHCP
3 13 (6.84%) DNS
4 10 (5.26%) 2G
4 10 (5.26%) 3G
4 10 (5.26%) 4G
5 9 (4.74%) VPN
6 6 (3.16%) SAN
6 6 (3.16%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.63%) GPRS
7 5 (2.63%) MPLS
7 5 (2.63%) BGP
8 4 (2.11%) OSPF
8 4 (2.11%) Wireless
8 4 (2.11%) TACACS
8 4 (2.11%) GSM
8 4 (2.11%) ATM
8 4 (2.11%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.11%) SAP BI
2 4 (2.11%) MS Access
2 4 (2.11%) MySQL
3 3 (1.58%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.05%) DB2
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (17.89%) Telecoms
1 34 (17.89%) Finance
2 9 (4.74%) Legal
3 6 (3.16%) Banking
4 3 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.05%) Law
5 2 (1.05%) Retail
5 2 (1.05%) French Language
5 2 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (20.00%) Analyst
2 29 (15.26%) Service Manager
3 25 (13.16%) Support Analyst
4 20 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 15 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
6 14 (7.37%) Support Engineer
7 13 (6.84%) Team Leader
8 12 (6.32%) Technical Support
8 12 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (5.79%) Administrator
9 11 (5.79%) Help Desk Support
10 10 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
11 9 (4.74%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (4.74%) Services Delivery Manager
11 9 (4.74%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 9 (4.74%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (4.21%) Cisco Engineer
12 8 (4.21%) Operations Manager
12 8 (4.21%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 7 (3.68%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.11%) SAP XI
1 4 (2.11%) SAP PI
2 3 (1.58%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.05%) Middleware
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.53%) WCF
4 1 (0.53%) jQuery
4 1 (0.53%) HTML
4 1 (0.53%) .NET
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.53%) CSS
4 1 (0.53%) XML
4 1 (0.53%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.68%) CMDB
2 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.63%) Clustering
3 4 (2.11%) HACMP
3 4 (2.11%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.53%) Handset
6 1 (0.53%) FMCG
6 1 (0.53%) iSeries
6 1 (0.53%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.00%) Windows
2 25 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (7.89%) Linux
5 14 (7.37%) Windows 7
6 11 (5.79%) Windows XP
7 10 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 10 (5.26%) UNIX
8 7 (3.68%) AIX
9 5 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.58%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.58%) Solaris
11 2 (1.05%) Android
12 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.53%) VMS
12 1 (0.53%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (33.16%) ITIL
2 47 (24.74%) Service Management
3 37 (19.47%) Service Delivery
4 32 (16.84%) Project Management
5 28 (14.74%) Incident Management
6 26 (13.68%) Change Management
7 23 (12.11%) Problem Management
8 13 (6.84%) PRINCE2
9 11 (5.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (4.74%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.68%) Fault Management
11 7 (3.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.68%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (3.68%) Business Analysis
12 6 (3.16%) CRM
12 6 (3.16%) Time Management
12 6 (3.16%) Performance Management
13 5 (2.63%) Performance Improvement
13 5 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
13 5 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.05%) SQL
2 8 (4.21%) ABAP
2 8 (4.21%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.11%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.11%) Java
4 3 (1.58%) AWK
4 3 (1.58%) sed
4 3 (1.58%) Perl
4 3 (1.58%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.53%) VBScript
6 1 (0.53%) VB
6 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.53%) C
6 1 (0.53%) C#
6 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (13.68%) Security Cleared
2 23 (12.11%) CCNA
2 23 (12.11%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 18 (9.47%) CCNP
5 15 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (7.37%) Degree
7 10 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (4.21%) MCSA
8 8 (4.21%) CCIE
8 8 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.11%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (1.58%) PMP
10 3 (1.58%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.58%) HND
11 2 (1.05%) MCP
11 2 (1.05%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.53%) MCSE
12 1 (0.53%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.53%) COBIT
2 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (15.26%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.79%) XenApp
4 10 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.74%) XenDesktop
5 9 (4.74%) Forefront TMG
5 9 (4.74%) UAG
6 4 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.58%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.05%) ProxySG
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.05%) GPFS
9 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.58%) Netcool
1 3 (1.58%) WSUS
1 3 (1.58%) Cobbler
2 2 (1.05%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.05%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.05%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.53%) OpenView
3 1 (0.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.53%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (0.53%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) YUM
Vendors
1 45 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (16.32%) Cisco
3 22 (11.58%) VMware
4 20 (10.53%) Remedy
5 18 (9.47%) SAP
6 17 (8.95%) Citrix
7 16 (8.42%) Symantec
8 11 (5.79%) Computacenter
9 10 (5.26%) HP
10 9 (4.74%) Websense
11 6 (3.16%) Oracle
12 5 (2.63%) IBM
12 5 (2.63%) Juniper
12 5 (2.63%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.58%) Veritas
13 3 (1.58%) McAfee
13 3 (1.58%) 3PAR
14 2 (1.05%) F5
14 2 (1.05%) Veeam
14 2 (1.05%) Riverbed
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £22k - 27k per year + £4,000 shift allowance.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Superb base with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago