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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 26 35 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Permanent jobs citing SLA 126 108 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.17% 5.87% 3.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.78% 57.75% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 76 66 53
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £22,750 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
230 187 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.08% 10.16% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 162 122 151
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,750 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,200 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +4 91 £35,750 +10.00% 13
High Wycombe +8 24 £31,500 -30.00% 3
Buckingham - 4 £19,000 -
Marlow -1 1 £40,000 +6.66%
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 126 (49.41%) ITIL
2 83 (32.55%) Windows
3 62 (24.31%) Service Delivery
4 58 (22.75%) Microsoft
5 51 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 49 (19.22%) Service Management
7 45 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 43 (16.86%) Change Management
9 42 (16.47%) Active Directory
10 38 (14.90%) SQL
11 37 (14.51%) Finance
12 35 (13.73%) VMware
13 34 (13.33%) Cisco
13 34 (13.33%) Security Cleared
14 32 (12.55%) SC Cleared
15 31 (12.16%) UNIX
16 30 (11.76%) Degree
16 30 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (10.98%) Root Cause Analysis
17 28 (10.98%) Linux
18 25 (9.80%) Telecoms
19 24 (9.41%) WAN
19 24 (9.41%) LAN
20 23 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
21 22 (8.63%) Cisco Certification
21 22 (8.63%) MS Exchange
21 22 (8.63%) MS Office
21 22 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
22 21 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
22 21 (8.24%) Windows XP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (8.63%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (2.75%) IIS
4 5 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.57%) Apache
5 4 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.18%) TeamSite
7 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.39%) Lync
Applications
1 45 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 22 (8.63%) MS Office
3 10 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.35%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.35%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.41%) WAN
1 24 (9.41%) LAN
2 15 (5.88%) DNS
3 14 (5.49%) DHCP
3 14 (5.49%) OSPF
3 14 (5.49%) BGP
4 13 (5.10%) EIGRP
4 13 (5.10%) Firewall
5 12 (4.71%) Frame Relay
5 12 (4.71%) VoIP
5 12 (4.71%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.71%) ATM
5 12 (4.71%) MPLS
6 11 (4.31%) SAN
6 11 (4.31%) VPN
6 11 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (3.92%) xDSL
7 10 (3.92%) WLAN
7 10 (3.92%) SDH
7 10 (3.92%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.88%) MySQL
2 6 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (1.96%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.78%) MS Access
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.78%) MSI
General
1 37 (14.51%) Finance
2 25 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.71%) Banking
3 12 (4.71%) Retail
4 8 (3.14%) Legal
5 6 (2.35%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 91 (35.69%) Analyst
2 33 (12.94%) Support Analyst
3 26 (10.20%) Service Analyst
3 26 (10.20%) Service Manager
4 24 (9.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 22 (8.63%) Support Engineer
6 17 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
7 14 (5.49%) Team Leader
7 14 (5.49%) Architect
8 13 (5.10%) Help Desk Support
9 11 (4.31%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (4.31%) Services Delivery Manager
9 11 (4.31%) Administrator
9 11 (4.31%) Help Desk Analyst
9 11 (4.31%) Operations Engineer
9 11 (4.31%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 10 (3.92%) Network Design Architect
10 10 (3.92%) Network Architect
10 10 (3.92%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.57%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (1.57%) Middleware
2 1 (0.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.31%) Mainframe
2 11 (4.31%) Clustering
3 9 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.75%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.57%) iPhone
6 4 (1.57%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.57%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.18%) CMDB
8 2 (0.78%) IVR
8 2 (0.78%) PACS
9 1 (0.39%) EPoS
9 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 83 (32.55%) Windows
2 31 (12.16%) UNIX
3 28 (10.98%) Linux
4 23 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (8.24%) Windows XP
6 20 (7.84%) Windows 7
7 19 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (4.71%) Solaris
9 10 (3.92%) Windows Vista
9 10 (3.92%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.53%) AIX
11 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.57%) HPUX
12 3 (1.18%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.18%) Windows NT
12 3 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (49.41%) ITIL
2 62 (24.31%) Service Delivery
3 49 (19.22%) Service Management
4 43 (16.86%) Change Management
5 28 (10.98%) Root Cause Analysis
6 22 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (7.06%) Mentoring
8 17 (6.67%) ITSM
9 16 (6.27%) Incident Management
10 15 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (5.88%) Line Management
11 13 (5.10%) Time Management
11 13 (5.10%) Performance Management
11 13 (5.10%) Problem Management
12 12 (4.71%) Coaching
12 12 (4.71%) Business Continuity
13 11 (4.31%) Supplier Management
13 11 (4.31%) Business Continuity Planning
13 11 (4.31%) ITIL V3
14 10 (3.92%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.90%) SQL
2 8 (3.14%) Shell Script
3 7 (2.75%) VB
4 6 (2.35%) ABAP
5 4 (1.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.57%) Java
6 2 (0.78%) C
7 1 (0.39%) C#
7 1 (0.39%) VBScript
7 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 34 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 32 (12.55%) SC Cleared
4 30 (11.76%) Degree
5 22 (8.63%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (7.45%) CCNA
7 16 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (5.88%) CCNP
9 13 (5.10%) HND
10 9 (3.53%) MCSE
11 8 (3.14%) MCP
12 6 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (2.35%) MCSA
13 4 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.57%) CCIE
14 2 (0.78%) CCSA
14 2 (0.78%) CCSE
15 1 (0.39%) CCIP
15 1 (0.39%) A+ Certification
15 1 (0.39%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.35%) COBIT
2 2 (0.78%) HL7
2 2 (0.78%) DICOM
2 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (16.47%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.75%) vSphere
5 4 (1.57%) XenApp
5 4 (1.57%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.57%) UAG
5 4 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (1.57%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.18%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.18%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (2.75%) BladeLogic
2 5 (1.96%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.57%) WSUS
3 4 (1.57%) SCCM
3 4 (1.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (0.78%) SCOM
4 2 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.39%) Netcool
5 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.39%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 58 (22.75%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.73%) VMware
3 34 (13.33%) Cisco
4 21 (8.24%) Citrix
5 20 (7.84%) HP
6 15 (5.88%) Juniper
7 11 (4.31%) Symantec
7 11 (4.31%) Remedy
8 8 (3.14%) Huawei
9 7 (2.75%) Intel
9 7 (2.75%) SAP
10 6 (2.35%) Cognos
11 5 (1.96%) McAfee
12 4 (1.57%) F5
12 4 (1.57%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.57%) Oracle
12 4 (1.57%) Websense
12 4 (1.57%) Nokia
12 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.57%) CheckPoint
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