The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 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 Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 20 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing SLA 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.37% 1.41% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.00% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
25 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 16.78% 14.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 0
Average salary £57,750 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Essex

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

SLA
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Chelmsford

SLA
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) DNS
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco
7 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
9 4 (22.22%) WSUS
9 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) McAfee
9 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (22.22%) Sophos
9 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
9 4 (22.22%) MS Office
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
9 4 (22.22%) Symantec
9 4 (22.22%) VoIP
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
10 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (16.67%) Office 365
10 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) VoIP
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 3 (16.67%) ADSL
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) Internet
3 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) JSP
1 1 (5.56%) Struts
1 1 (5.56%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) SIEM
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) WSUS
1 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 3 (16.67%) OpenView
3 1 (5.56%) ZENworks
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) McAfee
3 4 (22.22%) Sophos
3 4 (22.22%) Symantec
4 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) VMware