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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 93 143 134
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 274 241 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.73% 1.91% 1.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.39% 16.33% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 236 208 202
Average salary £42,500 £47,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.05% -5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,350 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
1079 1476 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.75% 11.68% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 919 1240 950
Average salary £55,000 £53,100 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £78,250
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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 226 (40.43%) ITIL
2 222 (39.71%) Windows
3 159 (28.44%) Finance
4 158 (28.26%) Microsoft
5 138 (24.69%) Service Delivery
6 130 (23.26%) Active Directory
7 122 (21.82%) Cisco
8 119 (21.29%) VMware
9 118 (21.11%) MS Excel
10 94 (16.82%) SQL
11 93 (16.64%) Citrix
12 81 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 72 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 72 (12.88%) Linux
14 68 (12.16%) Telecoms
15 67 (11.99%) DNS
16 66 (11.81%) MS Office
17 65 (11.63%) Service Management
17 65 (11.63%) Project Management
18 63 (11.27%) MS Exchange
18 63 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
19 61 (10.91%) Problem Management
20 59 (10.55%) VPN
20 59 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
21 58 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
21 58 (10.38%) Firewall
22 53 (9.48%) Banking
23 51 (9.12%) Cisco Certification
24 45 (8.05%) CCNA
24 45 (8.05%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 63 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 36 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (5.90%) SharePoint
4 23 (4.11%) Lync
5 20 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (3.04%) IIS
7 15 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.25%) Apache
11 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.72%) JBoss
12 4 (0.72%) WorkSite
12 4 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.54%) Drupal
14 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.36%) Documentum
14 2 (0.36%) NetWeaver
15 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 118 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 66 (11.81%) MS Office
3 9 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.89%) MS Project
6 3 (0.54%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (0.36%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.36%) assyst
4 1 (0.18%) HFM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.18%) Agresso
4 1 (0.18%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.04%) Office 365
2 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.54%) SaaS
3 3 (0.54%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (11.99%) DNS
2 59 (10.55%) VPN
3 58 (10.38%) Firewall
4 45 (8.05%) VoIP
5 42 (7.51%) DHCP
6 40 (7.16%) MPLS
7 39 (6.98%) WAN
7 39 (6.98%) LAN
8 37 (6.62%) Internet
9 34 (6.08%) TCP/IP
10 31 (5.55%) BGP
11 25 (4.47%) SAN
12 24 (4.29%) Broadband
13 23 (4.11%) Wireless
14 21 (3.76%) OSPF
15 17 (3.04%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (2.86%) VPLS
17 15 (2.68%) VLAN
18 14 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 14 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.07%) MySQL
5 6 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.72%) Xcelsius
7 4 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.54%) Essbase
8 3 (0.54%) SQLPlus
8 3 (0.54%) Hyperion Smart View
9 2 (0.36%) Big Data
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.25%) JIRA
2 6 (1.07%) Rational Performance Tester
3 5 (0.89%) PowerBuilder
4 4 (0.72%) Hudson
5 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.36%) MSI
5 2 (0.36%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.36%) Subversion
5 2 (0.36%) Maven
General
1 159 (28.44%) Finance
2 68 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 53 (9.48%) Banking
4 24 (4.29%) Advertising
5 22 (3.94%) Law
6 20 (3.58%) Legal
7 13 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.15%) Retail
9 10 (1.79%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.43%) Front Office
11 7 (1.25%) Billing
12 5 (0.89%) Back Office
13 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.54%) Marketing
15 2 (0.36%) Games
15 2 (0.36%) French Language
15 2 (0.36%) German Language
15 2 (0.36%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.36%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 115 (20.57%) Analyst
2 56 (10.02%) Support Engineer
3 55 (9.84%) Service Manager
4 49 (8.77%) Support Analyst
5 45 (8.05%) Service Analyst
6 43 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 34 (6.08%) Network Engineer
8 33 (5.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 29 (5.19%) Delivery Manager
10 27 (4.83%) Administrator
11 25 (4.47%) Services Delivery Manager
12 24 (4.29%) Applications Support
12 24 (4.29%) Consultant
13 22 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
14 21 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 20 (3.58%) Team Leader
16 17 (3.04%) 1st Line Support
16 17 (3.04%) Developer
17 16 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
18 15 (2.68%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.22%) Web Services
2 15 (2.68%) .NET
3 13 (2.33%) HTML
4 10 (1.79%) XML
5 9 (1.61%) CSS
6 7 (1.25%) Velocity
6 7 (1.25%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (1.07%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.07%) HTML5
7 6 (1.07%) jQuery
8 5 (0.89%) SOAP
9 4 (0.72%) Java RMI
9 4 (0.72%) XMPP
10 3 (0.54%) JSON
10 3 (0.54%) LAMP
10 3 (0.54%) Middleware
10 3 (0.54%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.54%) XHTML
10 3 (0.54%) REST
10 3 (0.54%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.55%) Management Information System
3 25 (4.47%) Replication
4 19 (3.40%) Blackberry
5 17 (3.04%) CMDB
6 15 (2.68%) User Experience
7 13 (2.33%) Mathematics
8 12 (2.15%) Statistics
9 11 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.61%) iPhone
11 7 (1.25%) Smartphone
11 7 (1.25%) Wiki
11 7 (1.25%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.89%) Handset
12 5 (0.89%) Thin Client
12 5 (0.89%) Fat Client
12 5 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (0.72%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 222 (39.71%) Windows
2 81 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (12.88%) Linux
4 63 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 30 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (5.19%) UNIX
8 22 (3.94%) Windows XP
9 19 (3.40%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.15%) Solaris
11 11 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.43%) CentOS
13 7 (1.25%) Debian
14 6 (1.07%) Android
14 6 (1.07%) AIX
14 6 (1.07%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.54%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (40.43%) ITIL
2 138 (24.69%) Service Delivery
3 65 (11.63%) Service Management
3 65 (11.63%) Project Management
4 61 (10.91%) Problem Management
5 45 (8.05%) Network Management
6 38 (6.80%) Mentoring
7 36 (6.44%) Incident Management
8 35 (6.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 29 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (4.83%) Change Management
11 26 (4.65%) ITSM
12 24 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (4.29%) ITIL V3
13 22 (3.94%) Load Balancing
14 20 (3.58%) Line Management
15 18 (3.22%) Information Security
15 18 (3.22%) Migration
16 16 (2.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (16.82%) SQL
2 19 (3.40%) Java
3 12 (2.15%) PowerShell
4 11 (1.97%) Shell Script
5 9 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.61%) VBA
6 8 (1.43%) C#
7 7 (1.25%) C
7 7 (1.25%) Bash Shell
8 5 (0.89%) Perl
8 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
8 5 (0.89%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.72%) Python
10 3 (0.54%) PHP
11 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.36%) ABAP
11 2 (0.36%) X++
11 2 (0.36%) Korn
12 1 (0.18%) VBScript
12 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (9.12%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (8.05%) CCNA
4 44 (7.87%) MCSE
5 39 (6.98%) Degree
6 36 (6.44%) ITIL Certification
7 26 (4.65%) MCSA
8 25 (4.47%) MCP
9 23 (4.11%) CCNP
10 13 (2.33%) MCITP
10 13 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (2.33%) Security Cleared
11 12 (2.15%) CCA
12 10 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (1.61%) SC Cleared
14 7 (1.25%) A+ Certification
15 6 (1.07%) CCEA
15 6 (1.07%) MCDST
15 6 (1.07%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.15%) ISO 9001
2 11 (1.97%) QA
3 8 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.54%) COBIT
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 130 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 72 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.47%) XenDesktop
4 24 (4.29%) XenApp
5 18 (3.22%) Hyper-V
5 18 (3.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (2.68%) VMware Workstation
7 11 (1.97%) XenServer
8 9 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (1.25%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.07%) vSphere
11 2 (0.36%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.36%) NFS
11 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.18%) Xen
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.18%) iptables
Systems Management
1 26 (4.65%) SCCM
2 12 (2.15%) Tivoli
3 11 (1.97%) SCOM
4 8 (1.43%) OPNET
5 4 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.72%) Puppet
5 4 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (0.72%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.36%) Nagios
6 2 (0.36%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.18%) Control-M
7 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.18%) yum
7 1 (0.18%) SCSM
Vendors
1 158 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 122 (21.82%) Cisco
3 119 (21.29%) VMware
4 93 (16.64%) Citrix
5 43 (7.69%) Oracle
6 32 (5.72%) F5
7 31 (5.55%) HP
8 24 (4.29%) CheckPoint
9 17 (3.04%) Avaya
10 16 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 12 (2.15%) Juniper
11 12 (2.15%) BT
12 11 (1.97%) SAP
12 11 (1.97%) Riverbed
13 10 (1.79%) Sybase
13 10 (1.79%) NetApp
14 9 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.61%) IBM
15 8 (1.43%) Business Objects
15 8 (1.43%) EMC
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £6000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Full Benefits
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,500 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-36,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Red10
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
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Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £15000 - £30000 per annum + + Commission + Benefits
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NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Paackage
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IT Lab
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Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
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iKonnect
Salary: £120000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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