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 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 131 153 135
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Permanent jobs citing SLA 234 189 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.94% 1.56% 1.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.92% 15.99% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 193 160 223
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £80,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +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
1237 1182 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.27% 9.75% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 1055 1204
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +0.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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 August 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 22 August 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.

1 240 (50.21%) ITIL
2 204 (42.68%) Windows
3 163 (34.10%) Finance
4 136 (28.45%) Microsoft
5 113 (23.64%) Active Directory
6 111 (23.22%) MS Excel
7 90 (18.83%) Service Delivery
8 85 (17.78%) Linux
9 84 (17.57%) SQL
10 83 (17.36%) SQL Server
11 78 (16.32%) MS Office
12 73 (15.27%) Cisco
12 73 (15.27%) VMware
13 71 (14.85%) Windows 7
14 70 (14.64%) Incident Management
15 64 (13.39%) Banking
15 64 (13.39%) Oracle
16 59 (12.34%) Service Management
17 58 (12.13%) Microsoft Certification
18 57 (11.92%) DNS
18 57 (11.92%) UNIX
18 57 (11.92%) MS Exchange
19 56 (11.72%) LAN
20 50 (10.46%) Change Management
21 48 (10.04%) Windows Server 2008
22 47 (9.83%) TCP/IP
23 46 (9.62%) WAN
24 45 (9.41%) Citrix
25 43 (9.00%) Management Information System
26 42 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 57 (11.92%) MS Exchange
2 26 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (4.18%) IIS
4 19 (3.97%) SharePoint
4 19 (3.97%) Tomcat
5 18 (3.77%) CMS
6 15 (3.14%) Apache
7 12 (2.51%) WordPress
7 12 (2.51%) Lync
8 11 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.84%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.63%) SAS
12 3 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
Applications
1 111 (23.22%) MS Excel
2 78 (16.32%) MS Office
3 7 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.84%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.63%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.93%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.42%) assyst
7 2 (0.42%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.21%) Agresso
8 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.21%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.77%) Office 365
2 16 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.30%) SaaS
4 6 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.63%) PaaS
7 2 (0.42%) IaaS
7 2 (0.42%) Heroku
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.21%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (11.92%) DNS
2 56 (11.72%) LAN
3 47 (9.83%) TCP/IP
4 46 (9.62%) WAN
5 40 (8.37%) DHCP
6 29 (6.07%) SAN
6 29 (6.07%) VPN
7 25 (5.23%) Firewall
7 25 (5.23%) Internet
8 20 (4.18%) NAS
9 18 (3.77%) FTP
10 12 (2.51%) Wireless
10 12 (2.51%) Ethernet
10 12 (2.51%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (2.30%) NetScaler
11 11 (2.30%) VoIP
11 11 (2.30%) BGP
12 10 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (2.09%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (1.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.93%) MySQL
3 13 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.09%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.67%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.05%) Oracle Discoverer
8 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.84%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 17 (3.56%) JIRA
2 4 (0.84%) CruiseControl
2 4 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.84%) Hudson
2 4 (0.84%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.21%) Toad
4 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 163 (34.10%) Finance
2 64 (13.39%) Banking
3 30 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 28 (5.86%) Retail
5 27 (5.65%) Advertising
6 21 (4.39%) Legal
7 19 (3.97%) Publishing
8 17 (3.56%) Marketing
8 17 (3.56%) Back Office
9 15 (3.14%) Investment Banking
10 12 (2.51%) Law
11 10 (2.09%) Front Office
12 9 (1.88%) General Ledger
13 6 (1.26%) French Language
13 6 (1.26%) German Language
13 6 (1.26%) Billing
14 5 (1.05%) Japanese Language
15 4 (0.84%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.63%) Games
16 3 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 117 (24.48%) Analyst
2 57 (11.92%) Service Manager
3 50 (10.46%) Service Analyst
4 39 (8.16%) Applications Support
4 39 (8.16%) Support Analyst
4 39 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
5 33 (6.90%) Administrator
6 31 (6.49%) Services Delivery Manager
6 31 (6.49%) Delivery Manager
7 23 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (4.60%) Support Manager
9 21 (4.39%) Desktop Support
10 18 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
11 17 (3.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 15 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (3.14%) Support Engineer
12 15 (3.14%) Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (2.72%) Production Manager
14 12 (2.51%) Service Desk Manager
14 12 (2.51%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.35%) CSS
1 16 (3.35%) HTML
2 15 (3.14%) LAMP
3 10 (2.09%) .NET
4 5 (1.05%) Web Services
5 4 (0.84%) Ajax
5 4 (0.84%) Middleware
5 4 (0.84%) XML
5 4 (0.84%) J2EE
6 3 (0.63%) HTML5
6 3 (0.63%) Worklight
6 3 (0.63%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.63%) JSP
6 3 (0.63%) Servlets
7 2 (0.42%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.42%) COM
7 2 (0.42%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.21%) XHTML
8 1 (0.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.00%) Management Information System
2 19 (3.97%) Blackberry
3 14 (2.93%) CMDB
4 13 (2.72%) Statistics
5 11 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (1.88%) Open Source
6 9 (1.88%) CLARiiON
6 9 (1.88%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.26%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.26%) STB
8 5 (1.05%) iPhone
8 5 (1.05%) Market Risk
9 4 (0.84%) Derivative
9 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.63%) Replication
10 3 (0.63%) Clustering
10 3 (0.63%) BBC
10 3 (0.63%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.42%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.42%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 204 (42.68%) Windows
2 85 (17.78%) Linux
3 71 (14.85%) Windows 7
4 57 (11.92%) UNIX
5 48 (10.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (7.74%) Windows XP
7 31 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (4.39%) Solaris
9 20 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (2.09%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.67%) AIX
12 8 (1.67%) HPUX
13 7 (1.46%) Fedora
14 4 (0.84%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.63%) Android
16 2 (0.42%) CentOS
17 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (50.21%) ITIL
2 90 (18.83%) Service Delivery
3 70 (14.64%) Incident Management
4 59 (12.34%) Service Management
5 50 (10.46%) Change Management
6 38 (7.95%) Problem Management
7 31 (6.49%) E-Commerce
8 30 (6.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 29 (6.07%) Project Management
10 26 (5.44%) Change Control
11 24 (5.02%) CRM
11 24 (5.02%) DevOps
12 21 (4.39%) ITIL V3
13 20 (4.18%) ITSM
13 20 (4.18%) Release Management
13 20 (4.18%) Performance Management
14 17 (3.56%) Time Management
15 16 (3.35%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (3.35%) SEO
15 16 (3.35%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (17.57%) SQL
2 31 (6.49%) Java
3 24 (5.02%) C
4 17 (3.56%) Bash Shell
5 16 (3.35%) Python
6 14 (2.93%) PL/SQL
7 11 (2.30%) Perl
8 10 (2.09%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.88%) C#
10 8 (1.67%) Ruby
11 7 (1.46%) C++
12 6 (1.26%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.26%) VB
13 4 (0.84%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.63%) PHP
14 3 (0.63%) VBA
14 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (12.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (8.16%) Degree
3 32 (6.69%) ITIL Certification
4 26 (5.44%) MCSE
5 18 (3.77%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.14%) MCITP
7 12 (2.51%) MCP
8 11 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.88%) CCNP
9 9 (1.88%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.46%) MCSA
11 6 (1.26%) ISEB
11 6 (1.26%) CCNA
12 4 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.63%) CCIE
13 3 (0.63%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.42%) CCVP
14 2 (0.42%) CISM
14 2 (0.42%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.30%) QA
3 5 (1.05%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.84%) COBIT
5 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.21%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 113 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 42 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.72%) XenApp
3 13 (2.72%) UAG
4 10 (2.09%) vSphere
5 9 (1.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 7 (1.46%) XenServer
7 5 (1.05%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.84%) MetaFrame
9 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.63%) vCloud
10 2 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.42%) IAG
11 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 20 (4.18%) Tivoli
2 14 (2.93%) Puppet
3 10 (2.09%) Nagios
4 9 (1.88%) EMC NetWorker
5 8 (1.67%) Cacti
6 6 (1.26%) SCCM
7 5 (1.05%) SmokePing
8 4 (0.84%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.63%) OpenView
9 3 (0.63%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (0.42%) Foglight
10 2 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.42%) Control-M
10 2 (0.42%) Opsview
10 2 (0.42%) logstash
11 1 (0.21%) Kibana
Vendors
1 136 (28.45%) Microsoft
2 73 (15.27%) Cisco
2 73 (15.27%) VMware
3 64 (13.39%) Oracle
4 45 (9.41%) Citrix
5 28 (5.86%) HP
6 27 (5.65%) Red Hat
7 16 (3.35%) EMC
8 13 (2.72%) Remedy
9 12 (2.51%) Dell
9 12 (2.51%) Adobe
9 12 (2.51%) ServiceNow
9 12 (2.51%) Demandware
10 10 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.88%) Infoblox
11 9 (1.88%) SolarWinds
12 8 (1.67%) IBM
12 8 (1.67%) NetApp
13 7 (1.46%) SAP
13 7 (1.46%) Apple
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / Bonus / Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellant Bens/Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bens / Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bens / Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago