The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 18 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.72% 2.78% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.50% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £32,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
SLA
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
16 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 12.60% 13.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 0
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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 22 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (10.00%) SIEM
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) SCCM
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (10.00%) Retail

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) ADSL
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) ZENworks
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (10.00%) VMware