The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 98 107 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 27 39 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.27% 1.56% 2.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.50% 13.64% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 42
Average salary £31,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,450 £18,750 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
SLA
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
216 286 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.16% 11.44% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 187 213 160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,800 £28,655
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Cambridgeshire region.

SLA Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SLA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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
Peterborough -1 17 £31,000 +65.33%
Cambridge -3 6 £28,250 -13.07%
Huntingdon - 3 £33,500 -
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 43 (62.32%) ITIL
2 32 (46.38%) Windows
3 24 (34.78%) Service Delivery
4 19 (27.54%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
7 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (20.29%) Incident Management
9 13 (18.84%) Project Management
10 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
11 11 (15.94%) VMware
11 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (14.49%) SQL
12 10 (14.49%) Oracle
13 9 (13.04%) Citrix
13 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
14 8 (11.59%) LAN
14 8 (11.59%) WAN
14 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (10.14%) Finance
15 7 (10.14%) Linux
15 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
15 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
16 6 (8.70%) UNIX
16 6 (8.70%) Solaris
16 6 (8.70%) Shell Script
16 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (8.70%) Programme Management
17 5 (7.25%) Degree
17 5 (7.25%) MCSE

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.90%) Lync
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
3 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) LAN
1 8 (11.59%) WAN
2 4 (5.80%) DHCP
2 4 (5.80%) DNS
3 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.90%) VPN
4 2 (2.90%) Firewall
5 1 (1.45%) WebEx
5 1 (1.45%) FTP
5 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Service Manager
2 16 (23.19%) Analyst
3 14 (20.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 14 (20.29%) Delivery Manager
4 11 (15.94%) Technical Support
5 10 (14.49%) Support Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Support Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Technical Support Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) Server Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Senior Support Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Server Support Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Senior Server Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Server Support
7 7 (10.14%) Senior Server Support Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) Customer Support Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Customer Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (8.70%) Administrator
8 6 (8.70%) Technical Customer Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (1.45%) LAMP
2 1 (1.45%) Java EE
2 1 (1.45%) REST
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) CSS
2 1 (1.45%) JSP
2 1 (1.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Thin Client
1 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.80%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.35%) NHS
3 2 (2.90%) Statistics
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.45%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (46.38%) Windows
2 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.14%) Linux
6 6 (8.70%) UNIX
6 6 (8.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (62.32%) ITIL
2 24 (34.78%) Service Delivery
3 14 (20.29%) Incident Management
4 13 (18.84%) Project Management
5 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 5 (7.25%) Line Management
8 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.80%) Service Management
9 3 (4.35%) Change Management
9 3 (4.35%) Release Management
10 2 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.90%) User Stories
10 2 (2.90%) CRM
10 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.90%) Migration
10 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.25%) Degree
3 5 (7.25%) MCP
3 5 (7.25%) MCSE
4 3 (4.35%) MCSA
4 3 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.90%) CCNA
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 18 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.80%) XenApp
2 4 (5.80%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.90%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) VMware
3 10 (14.49%) Oracle
4 9 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (4.35%) HP
5 3 (4.35%) Mercator
6 2 (2.90%) Dell
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) EMC
7 1 (1.45%) Remedy
7 1 (1.45%) Brady
7 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow