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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 122 143 146
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 225 245 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.20% 1.94% 1.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.02% 17.13% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 193 208 178
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -4.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,330 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.97% -9.33%
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
1124 1430 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.99% 11.35% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1202 943
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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.

1 229 (41.71%) ITIL
2 217 (39.53%) Windows
3 173 (31.51%) Finance
4 155 (28.23%) Microsoft
5 132 (24.04%) Cisco
6 131 (23.86%) Service Delivery
7 127 (23.13%) VMware
8 122 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 109 (19.85%) MS Excel
10 94 (17.12%) Citrix
11 90 (16.39%) SQL
12 80 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 80 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 78 (14.21%) Service Management
14 72 (13.11%) MS Office
15 67 (12.20%) Telecoms
16 65 (11.84%) Firewall
17 64 (11.66%) DNS
18 63 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
18 63 (11.48%) Linux
18 63 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
19 62 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
20 61 (11.11%) MS Exchange
20 61 (11.11%) Project Management
21 60 (10.93%) VPN
22 58 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
22 58 (10.56%) Problem Management
23 57 (10.38%) Banking
24 56 (10.20%) CCNA
25 54 (9.84%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 61 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 35 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (5.65%) SharePoint
4 24 (4.37%) Lync
5 21 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (3.28%) IIS
8 8 (1.46%) Apache
9 7 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.09%) JBoss
11 5 (0.91%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.55%) WorkSite
12 3 (0.55%) Drupal
13 2 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.36%) Documentum
13 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
14 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 109 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 72 (13.11%) MS Office
3 8 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.55%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.36%) assyst
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (0.36%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.18%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.18%) HFM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Agresso
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CCM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.46%) Office 365
2 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.55%) SaaS
3 3 (0.55%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 65 (11.84%) Firewall
2 64 (11.66%) DNS
3 60 (10.93%) VPN
4 43 (7.83%) DHCP
4 43 (7.83%) WAN
5 42 (7.65%) VoIP
6 38 (6.92%) MPLS
7 37 (6.74%) LAN
8 36 (6.56%) Internet
9 33 (6.01%) TCP/IP
9 33 (6.01%) Wireless
10 29 (5.28%) BGP
11 28 (5.10%) SAN
12 23 (4.19%) OSPF
13 20 (3.64%) Broadband
14 17 (3.10%) VLAN
15 16 (2.91%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (2.55%) SSL
17 13 (2.37%) VPLS
17 13 (2.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.64%) Xcelsius
6 9 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 8 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.09%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.73%) Sybase IQ
10 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.55%) MySQL
10 3 (0.55%) Essbase
10 3 (0.55%) Hyperion Smart View
11 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.09%) PowerBuilder
1 6 (1.09%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (0.36%) Hudson
2 2 (0.36%) MSI
2 2 (0.36%) InstallShield
2 2 (0.36%) Subversion
2 2 (0.36%) Maven
2 2 (0.36%) JIRA
3 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 173 (31.51%) Finance
2 67 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 57 (10.38%) Banking
4 27 (4.92%) Law
5 25 (4.55%) Retail
6 21 (3.83%) Advertising
7 20 (3.64%) Legal
8 13 (2.37%) Investment Banking
9 11 (2.00%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.46%) Front Office
11 7 (1.28%) Billing
12 5 (0.91%) French Language
13 4 (0.73%) Back Office
14 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.36%) Games
14 2 (0.36%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.36%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.36%) Marketing
14 2 (0.36%) German Language
15 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (20.22%) Analyst
2 61 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 56 (10.20%) Support Engineer
4 53 (9.65%) Support Analyst
5 37 (6.74%) Service Analyst
5 37 (6.74%) Service Desk Analyst
6 34 (6.19%) Network Engineer
7 31 (5.65%) 2nd Line Support
8 27 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
9 25 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
9 25 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
10 24 (4.37%) Applications Support
11 22 (4.01%) Administrator
11 22 (4.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 21 (3.83%) Team Leader
13 18 (3.28%) 1st Line Support
13 18 (3.28%) Consultant
13 18 (3.28%) Architect
14 17 (3.10%) Developer
15 16 (2.91%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.64%) Web Services
2 14 (2.55%) HTML
3 13 (2.37%) .NET
4 10 (1.82%) XML
4 10 (1.82%) CSS
5 8 (1.46%) AngularJS
6 7 (1.28%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (1.28%) HTML5
7 5 (0.91%) jQuery
7 5 (0.91%) Velocity
8 4 (0.73%) XMPP
8 4 (0.73%) SOAP
8 4 (0.73%) Java RMI
9 3 (0.55%) LAMP
9 3 (0.55%) XHTML
9 3 (0.55%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.55%) Yii
9 3 (0.55%) REST
10 2 (0.36%) Backbone.js
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (9.84%) Data Centre
3 35 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.01%) Blackberry
4 22 (4.01%) Replication
5 15 (2.73%) User Experience
6 12 (2.19%) iPhone
7 11 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.00%) Mathematics
7 11 (2.00%) CMDB
8 7 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.28%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.09%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.09%) Statistics
9 6 (1.09%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.91%) Handset
11 4 (0.73%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.73%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.73%) Data Conversion
11 4 (0.73%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 217 (39.53%) Windows
2 80 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (11.48%) Linux
3 63 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (8.93%) Windows 7
5 30 (5.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (4.19%) Windows XP
7 21 (3.83%) UNIX
8 18 (3.28%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.64%) Android
10 8 (1.46%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.28%) Debian
11 7 (1.28%) CentOS
12 6 (1.09%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.91%) Solaris
14 4 (0.73%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.73%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.55%) AIX
15 3 (0.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (41.71%) ITIL
2 131 (23.86%) Service Delivery
3 78 (14.21%) Service Management
4 61 (11.11%) Project Management
5 58 (10.56%) Problem Management
6 45 (8.20%) Network Management
7 44 (8.01%) Disaster Recovery
8 38 (6.92%) Incident Management
9 31 (5.65%) Change Management
10 29 (5.28%) Mentoring
11 28 (5.10%) ITSM
12 27 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (4.74%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (4.55%) ITIL V3
15 24 (4.37%) Migration
16 19 (3.46%) Load Balancing
16 19 (3.46%) Root Cause Analysis
17 17 (3.10%) Line Management
17 17 (3.10%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (16.39%) SQL
2 21 (3.83%) Java
3 13 (2.37%) PowerShell
4 12 (2.19%) VBA
4 12 (2.19%) Shell Script
5 8 (1.46%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.46%) C#
6 5 (0.91%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.73%) ANSI SQL
7 4 (0.73%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.55%) PHP
8 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.55%) C
8 3 (0.55%) Python
9 2 (0.36%) Korn
9 2 (0.36%) VB
9 2 (0.36%) Perl
10 1 (0.18%) COBOL
10 1 (0.18%) VBScript
10 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (10.20%) CCNA
4 50 (9.11%) MCSE
5 42 (7.65%) Degree
6 37 (6.74%) ITIL Certification
7 28 (5.10%) CCNP
8 26 (4.74%) MCSA
9 23 (4.19%) MCP
10 13 (2.37%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (2.37%) Security Cleared
11 12 (2.19%) CCA
12 11 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.00%) SC Cleared
12 11 (2.00%) MCITP
13 9 (1.64%) MCTS
14 7 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (1.09%) CCEA
16 5 (0.91%) HND
16 5 (0.91%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.64%) QA
4 3 (0.55%) COBIT
5 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 122 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 80 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.46%) Hyper-V
3 19 (3.46%) XenApp
3 19 (3.46%) XenDesktop
4 14 (2.55%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.46%) vSphere
9 5 (0.91%) XenServer
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.36%) Firmware
11 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.18%) Xen
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.18%) IAG
12 1 (0.18%) UAG
12 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (4.19%) SCCM
2 12 (2.19%) Tivoli
3 8 (1.46%) OPNET
3 8 (1.46%) SCOM
4 4 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (0.73%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.36%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.18%) WSUS
7 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.18%) Control-M
7 1 (0.18%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) Puppet
7 1 (0.18%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 155 (28.23%) Microsoft
2 132 (24.04%) Cisco
3 127 (23.13%) VMware
4 94 (17.12%) Citrix
5 41 (7.47%) Oracle
6 31 (5.65%) HP
7 30 (5.46%) F5
8 27 (4.92%) CheckPoint
9 17 (3.10%) Avaya
10 16 (2.91%) Sybase
11 15 (2.73%) SAP
12 13 (2.37%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 13 (2.37%) Riverbed
13 12 (2.19%) Juniper
13 12 (2.19%) Business Objects
14 11 (2.00%) Apple
15 10 (1.82%) ServiceNow
15 10 (1.82%) BT
16 9 (1.64%) EMC
17 8 (1.46%) NetApp
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k - £90k plus competitive package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
SCC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package Up to £65k (including performance bonus) + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Healthcare, Pension, Childcare Vouch
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Experian
Salary: Great Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum plus £2,000 bonus & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 27 days ago