The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 100 127 133
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 282 251 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.62% 2.17% 2.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.21% 20.23% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 247 225 196
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1076 1241 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.99% 10.71% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1097 915
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £79,550 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SLA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SLA Salary Trend in the City of London

SLA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in the City of London

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 217 (43.84%) Windows
2 209 (42.22%) ITIL
3 164 (33.13%) Finance
4 147 (29.70%) Microsoft
5 111 (22.42%) Active Directory
6 92 (18.59%) Service Delivery
7 91 (18.38%) MS Excel
8 90 (18.18%) VMware
9 83 (16.77%) Windows 7
10 76 (15.35%) MS Office
11 75 (15.15%) Cisco
11 75 (15.15%) Citrix
12 70 (14.14%) Telecoms
13 67 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
14 66 (13.33%) MS Exchange
15 65 (13.13%) Linux
15 65 (13.13%) Service Management
16 60 (12.12%) SQL
17 58 (11.72%) TCP/IP
17 58 (11.72%) Degree
18 55 (11.11%) DHCP
19 54 (10.91%) DNS
19 54 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
20 53 (10.71%) SQL Server
21 51 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
22 49 (9.90%) Banking
23 47 (9.49%) Oracle
23 47 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
24 45 (9.09%) Project Management
25 43 (8.69%) Exchange Server 2010

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 66 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 43 (8.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 15 (3.03%) IIS
6 12 (2.42%) Lync
7 7 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.21%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.01%) Apache
9 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.20%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.20%) CMS
12 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 91 (18.38%) MS Excel
2 76 (15.35%) MS Office
3 15 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.63%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.82%) MS Project
6 3 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.61%) HFM
2 3 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.40%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.40%) assyst
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.20%) Agresso
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.42%) Office 365
2 7 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.21%) SaaS
4 5 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.40%) PaaS
5 2 (0.40%) Heroku
5 2 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 58 (11.72%) TCP/IP
2 55 (11.11%) DHCP
3 54 (10.91%) DNS
4 38 (7.68%) Firewall
5 30 (6.06%) VPN
6 29 (5.86%) LAN
7 24 (4.85%) BGP
7 24 (4.85%) MPLS
7 24 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (4.04%) SAN
9 17 (3.43%) Wireless
10 15 (3.03%) WAN
11 14 (2.83%) Broadband
11 14 (2.83%) VPLS
12 13 (2.63%) SSL
12 13 (2.63%) OSPF
13 12 (2.42%) LDAP
13 12 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (2.02%) VoIP
14 10 (2.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.21%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.81%) DTS
7 4 (0.81%) MySQL
8 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.61%) DB2
9 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (1.82%) JIRA
2 4 (0.81%) Hudson
3 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.40%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 164 (33.13%) Finance
2 70 (14.14%) Telecoms
3 49 (9.90%) Banking
4 19 (3.84%) Legal
5 15 (3.03%) Marketing
6 14 (2.83%) Advertising
7 13 (2.63%) Law
8 10 (2.02%) Retail
9 8 (1.62%) Billing
9 8 (1.62%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.41%) Back Office
11 5 (1.01%) Front Office
12 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.61%) French Language
14 2 (0.40%) German Language
14 2 (0.40%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.40%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 114 (23.03%) Analyst
2 58 (11.72%) Service Analyst
3 52 (10.51%) Service Manager
4 46 (9.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 46 (9.29%) Support Analyst
5 36 (7.27%) Administrator
6 29 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 28 (5.66%) Network Engineer
8 27 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
9 25 (5.05%) Support Engineer
10 24 (4.85%) Services Delivery Manager
11 21 (4.24%) Team Leader
12 20 (4.04%) Applications Support
12 20 (4.04%) Desktop Support
13 16 (3.23%) DBA
14 15 (3.03%) Support Manager
15 14 (2.83%) Technical Manager
15 14 (2.83%) Network Manager
15 14 (2.83%) IP Network Engineer
15 14 (2.83%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.84%) .NET
2 9 (1.82%) Middleware
3 6 (1.21%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.01%) Web Services
4 5 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.61%) WCF
5 3 (0.61%) WPF
6 2 (0.40%) Velocity
6 2 (0.40%) LAMP
6 2 (0.40%) XML
6 2 (0.40%) J2EE
6 2 (0.40%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.20%) HTML5
7 1 (0.20%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.20%) ODBC
7 1 (0.20%) COM
7 1 (0.20%) CSS
7 1 (0.20%) SOAP
7 1 (0.20%) WinForms
7 1 (0.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.46%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.05%) Smartphone
4 17 (3.43%) Statistics
5 16 (3.23%) Blackberry
6 15 (3.03%) Replication
7 14 (2.83%) CMDB
7 14 (2.83%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (1.62%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.62%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.41%) Market Risk
10 6 (1.21%) User Experience
10 6 (1.21%) CLARiiON
10 6 (1.21%) Wiki
10 6 (1.21%) iPhone
11 5 (1.01%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.01%) IVR
12 4 (0.81%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.81%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 217 (43.84%) Windows
2 83 (16.77%) Windows 7
3 65 (13.13%) Linux
4 54 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (7.47%) UNIX
6 36 (7.27%) Windows XP
7 20 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (3.43%) Solaris
9 14 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (2.02%) AIX
11 10 (2.02%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.01%) Android
13 4 (0.81%) HPUX
14 3 (0.61%) Fedora
14 3 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.40%) CentOS
15 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (42.22%) ITIL
2 92 (18.59%) Service Delivery
3 65 (13.13%) Service Management
4 45 (9.09%) Project Management
5 40 (8.08%) Incident Management
6 38 (7.68%) Change Management
6 38 (7.68%) ITIL V3
7 30 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 30 (6.06%) Problem Management
8 22 (4.44%) ITSM
9 20 (4.04%) Capacity Planning
9 20 (4.04%) Mentoring
10 18 (3.64%) Capacity Management
10 18 (3.64%) CRM
10 18 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (3.23%) People Management
12 15 (3.03%) Release Management
12 15 (3.03%) ETL
13 14 (2.83%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (2.83%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (12.12%) SQL
2 14 (2.83%) C#
3 13 (2.63%) C
4 12 (2.42%) VB
5 10 (2.02%) T-SQL
5 10 (2.02%) Java
6 7 (1.41%) Perl
6 7 (1.41%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.01%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.81%) VBA
9 3 (0.61%) Python
10 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.40%) Bourne shell
10 2 (0.40%) X++
10 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.40%) VBScript
10 2 (0.40%) R
11 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 58 (11.72%) Degree
2 47 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (5.86%) MCP
4 24 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 20 (4.04%) CCNA
7 19 (3.84%) MCSE
7 19 (3.84%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (3.23%) CCNP
9 15 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 14 (2.83%) MCITP
11 8 (1.62%) A+ Certification
12 7 (1.41%) MCSA
13 6 (1.21%) SC Cleared
13 6 (1.21%) MCDST
14 5 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.81%) CISA
15 4 (0.81%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.81%) CCSA
15 4 (0.81%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.02%) QA
2 9 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.81%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.61%) COBIT
6 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (22.42%) Active Directory
2 67 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.64%) XenApp
4 11 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (2.22%) vSphere
5 10 (2.02%) UAG
6 8 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.62%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.41%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 5 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.81%) NFS
10 4 (0.81%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.81%) XenServer
11 2 (0.40%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.40%) IAG
12 1 (0.20%) Firmware
12 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.63%) SCCM
2 9 (1.82%) Tivoli
3 8 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (1.62%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (1.41%) Puppet
5 6 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (1.21%) SCOM
6 4 (0.81%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.61%) Nagios
7 3 (0.61%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.40%) yum
8 2 (0.40%) OpenView
8 2 (0.40%) Control-M
8 2 (0.40%) Foglight
9 1 (0.20%) DameWare
9 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.20%) logstash
9 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 147 (29.70%) Microsoft
2 90 (18.18%) VMware
3 75 (15.15%) Cisco
3 75 (15.15%) Citrix
4 47 (9.49%) Oracle
5 25 (5.05%) HP
6 24 (4.85%) Juniper
7 16 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 16 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 14 (2.83%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 12 (2.42%) EMC
10 12 (2.42%) Symantec
11 11 (2.22%) BT
12 10 (2.02%) Remedy
12 10 (2.02%) IBM
13 9 (1.82%) NetApp
14 7 (1.41%) Avaya
14 7 (1.41%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.41%) F5
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £7,200 Car allowance +15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22500 - £23000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
SCC
Posted: 9 days ago
City Of Westminster, London
House of Fraser
Salary: £80,000 - £89,000
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Rosemont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25 per annum + Excelent Commision/bonus scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £42000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago