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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 133 132 161
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Permanent jobs citing SLA 181 222 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.91% 1.92% 1.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.14% 18.64% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 152 187 156
Average salary £47,000 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £23,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
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
1056 1191 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.17% 10.28% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 852 996 1049
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in the City of London

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 184 (41.53%) ITIL
2 152 (34.31%) Windows
3 141 (31.83%) Finance
4 127 (28.67%) Microsoft
5 94 (21.22%) Service Delivery
6 92 (20.77%) VMware
7 88 (19.86%) Cisco
8 84 (18.96%) MS Excel
9 83 (18.74%) SQL
10 81 (18.28%) Active Directory
11 73 (16.48%) Service Management
12 60 (13.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 59 (13.32%) VMware Infrastructure
14 55 (12.42%) MS Office
14 55 (12.42%) Linux
15 54 (12.19%) Cisco Certification
16 53 (11.96%) Citrix
16 53 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
17 50 (11.29%) DNS
17 50 (11.29%) Problem Management
18 48 (10.84%) Firewall
18 48 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
18 48 (10.84%) Data Centre
19 45 (10.16%) CCNA
20 42 (9.48%) Telecoms
21 40 (9.03%) Incident Management
21 40 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
22 39 (8.80%) Banking
22 39 (8.80%) SQL Server
23 38 (8.58%) ITIL Certification

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 37 (8.35%) MS Exchange
2 20 (4.51%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (3.84%) Lync
4 13 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.03%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.03%) JBoss
7 7 (1.58%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.58%) IIS
8 6 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.68%) Apache
11 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.23%) Drupal
12 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.23%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.23%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 84 (18.96%) MS Excel
2 55 (12.42%) MS Office
3 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.45%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.45%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.45%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (0.45%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.23%) HFM
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.39%) Office 365
2 5 (1.13%) SaaS
3 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.68%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 50 (11.29%) DNS
2 48 (10.84%) Firewall
3 34 (7.67%) VPN
4 33 (7.45%) DHCP
5 32 (7.22%) WAN
6 29 (6.55%) Wireless
7 28 (6.32%) LAN
8 22 (4.97%) Internet
9 20 (4.51%) SAN
9 20 (4.51%) TCP/IP
10 19 (4.29%) MPLS
11 14 (3.16%) OSPF
11 14 (3.16%) VoIP
12 12 (2.71%) BGP
13 11 (2.48%) VLAN
14 10 (2.26%) NAS
14 10 (2.26%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (2.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 8 (1.81%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (2.48%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (2.03%) Xcelsius
5 9 (2.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.90%) Sybase IQ
9 3 (0.68%) Hyperion Smart View
9 3 (0.68%) Essbase
10 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.45%) Big Data
10 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.58%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (1.35%) Rational Performance Tester
3 4 (0.90%) Subversion
3 4 (0.90%) Maven
4 3 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 141 (31.83%) Finance
2 42 (9.48%) Telecoms
3 39 (8.80%) Banking
4 25 (5.64%) Retail
5 19 (4.29%) Law
6 9 (2.03%) Legal
7 8 (1.81%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.58%) Front Office
8 7 (1.58%) Billing
8 7 (1.58%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.35%) French Language
10 5 (1.13%) Advertising
11 4 (0.90%) Back Office
11 4 (0.90%) Electronics
12 3 (0.68%) German Language
12 3 (0.68%) Marketing
13 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.45%) Games
13 2 (0.45%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (16.48%) Analyst
2 68 (15.35%) Service Manager
3 39 (8.80%) Support Engineer
4 37 (8.35%) Support Analyst
5 27 (6.09%) Team Leader
6 25 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support
6 25 (5.64%) Service Analyst
7 24 (5.42%) Services Delivery Manager
7 24 (5.42%) Service Desk Analyst
7 24 (5.42%) Delivery Manager
8 23 (5.19%) Administrator
9 22 (4.97%) Developer
10 20 (4.51%) Architect
11 19 (4.29%) Applications Support
12 18 (4.06%) Service Desk Manager
13 17 (3.84%) 1st Line Support
13 17 (3.84%) Network Engineer
13 17 (3.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 15 (3.39%) Service Desk Team Leader
14 15 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.42%) Web Services
2 12 (2.71%) .NET
3 11 (2.48%) XML
4 10 (2.26%) HTML
4 10 (2.26%) AngularJS
5 9 (2.03%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (1.58%) CSS
6 7 (1.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.35%) WinForms
7 6 (1.35%) LINQ
7 6 (1.35%) HTML5
8 4 (0.90%) REST
8 4 (0.90%) Backbone.js
8 4 (0.90%) Spring Security
8 4 (0.90%) GWT
8 4 (0.90%) Spring
8 4 (0.90%) JSF
8 4 (0.90%) Ajax
8 4 (0.90%) Java EE
8 4 (0.90%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
1 48 (10.84%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.84%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.26%) Replication
5 9 (2.03%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.03%) User Experience
6 8 (1.81%) iPhone
7 7 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.58%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.35%) CMDB
8 6 (1.35%) Data Conversion
9 5 (1.13%) Reference Data
9 5 (1.13%) Statistics
10 4 (0.90%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.90%) Equities
11 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.45%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 152 (34.31%) Windows
2 55 (12.42%) Linux
3 53 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (7.00%) Windows 7
6 21 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (4.29%) UNIX
8 12 (2.71%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.58%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.58%) Android
9 7 (1.58%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.90%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.68%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.68%) VMS
12 3 (0.68%) Solaris
13 2 (0.45%) AIX
14 1 (0.23%) SUSE
14 1 (0.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (41.53%) ITIL
2 94 (21.22%) Service Delivery
3 73 (16.48%) Service Management
4 50 (11.29%) Problem Management
5 40 (9.03%) Incident Management
6 38 (8.58%) Project Management
6 38 (8.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 33 (7.45%) Network Management
8 27 (6.09%) Mentoring
9 26 (5.87%) ITSM
10 25 (5.64%) Change Management
11 23 (5.19%) CRM
12 22 (4.97%) Migration
13 21 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (4.29%) Release Management
15 18 (4.06%) PRINCE2
16 17 (3.84%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (3.39%) Workflow
18 15 (3.39%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (18.74%) SQL
2 26 (5.87%) Java
3 15 (3.39%) Shell Script
4 12 (2.71%) C#
5 11 (2.48%) VBA
5 11 (2.48%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.35%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.90%) ANSI SQL
8 3 (0.68%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.68%) Python
9 2 (0.45%) Korn
9 2 (0.45%) Perl
9 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.45%) Scala
10 1 (0.23%) C
10 1 (0.23%) COBOL
10 1 (0.23%) PHP
10 1 (0.23%) VC++
10 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (13.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (12.19%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (10.16%) CCNA
4 38 (8.58%) ITIL Certification
5 35 (7.90%) MCSE
6 33 (7.45%) Degree
7 23 (5.19%) MCP
8 20 (4.51%) CCNP
8 20 (4.51%) Security Cleared
9 18 (4.06%) MCTS
10 17 (3.84%) SC Cleared
11 16 (3.61%) MCITP
12 15 (3.39%) MCSA
13 11 (2.48%) A+ Certification
14 5 (1.13%) MOS
14 5 (1.13%) CCSP
14 5 (1.13%) CCA
14 5 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.13%) JNCIP
14 5 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 11 (2.48%) QA
2 7 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (18.28%) Active Directory
2 59 (13.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.19%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.26%) XenApp
5 7 (1.58%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.35%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.35%) vSphere
6 6 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.90%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.45%) Firmware
8 2 (0.45%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.45%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.23%) Xen
9 1 (0.23%) IAG
9 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (3.16%) SCCM
2 10 (2.26%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.58%) SCOM
4 4 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.90%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.45%) WSUS
6 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.23%) Netcool
7 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.23%) Control-M
7 1 (0.23%) Nagios
7 1 (0.23%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.23%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 127 (28.67%) Microsoft
2 92 (20.77%) VMware
3 88 (19.86%) Cisco
4 53 (11.96%) Citrix
5 27 (6.09%) Oracle
6 23 (5.19%) F5
7 20 (4.51%) CheckPoint
8 17 (3.84%) Apple
8 17 (3.84%) Sybase
9 15 (3.39%) HP
9 15 (3.39%) SAP
10 11 (2.48%) ServiceNow
11 10 (2.26%) Riverbed
11 10 (2.26%) Avaya
12 9 (2.03%) EMC
13 8 (1.81%) Google
14 7 (1.58%) CA
14 7 (1.58%) NetApp
14 7 (1.58%) Sophos
15 6 (1.35%) Symantec
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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BrightTALK Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + strong benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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Thebes IT
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £412 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Big Lottery Fund
Salary: From £17,316 to £23,158 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 24 days ago