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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 171 111 151
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +40
Permanent jobs citing SLA 87 241 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.38% 2.33% 1.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.89% 19.51% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 75 213 212
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,250 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -
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
732 1235 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.63% 11.94% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 676 1053 1390
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in the City of London

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SLA.

1 103 (47.91%) ITIL
2 93 (43.26%) Microsoft
3 90 (41.86%) Finance
4 80 (37.21%) Windows
5 49 (22.79%) Change Management
6 47 (21.86%) MS Excel
7 44 (20.47%) Active Directory
8 42 (19.53%) Service Delivery
8 42 (19.53%) Banking
9 38 (17.67%) MS Office
10 35 (16.28%) SQL
11 33 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (14.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 31 (14.42%) SQL Server
13 30 (13.95%) Bloomberg
13 30 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (13.49%) Degree
15 28 (13.02%) VMware
15 28 (13.02%) Asset Management
15 28 (13.02%) Windows Server
16 26 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (12.09%) Time Management
17 23 (10.70%) CRM
18 22 (10.23%) Citrix
18 22 (10.23%) Reuters
18 22 (10.23%) Data Analysis
19 21 (9.77%) Wealth Management
19 21 (9.77%) Problem Management
20 20 (9.30%) Project Management
20 20 (9.30%) Cisco

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (6.51%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.19%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (3.26%) Office Communications Server
3 7 (3.26%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (2.79%) IIS
4 6 (2.79%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.79%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.40%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.93%) Apache
6 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.93%) CMS
6 2 (0.93%) Confluence
6 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.47%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.47%) Documentum
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 47 (21.86%) MS Excel
2 38 (17.67%) MS Office
3 15 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.40%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.93%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.47%) Finacle
5 1 (0.47%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.47%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.19%) SaaS
2 8 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.37%) LAN
1 18 (8.37%) WAN
2 15 (6.98%) VoIP
3 12 (5.58%) Firewall
3 12 (5.58%) Internet
4 11 (5.12%) VPN
5 9 (4.19%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (4.19%) DHCP
6 8 (3.72%) DNS
6 8 (3.72%) Network Security
6 8 (3.72%) Wireless
7 7 (3.26%) MPLS
8 6 (2.79%) NAS
8 6 (2.79%) SAN
9 5 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
9 5 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.86%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (1.86%) TCP/IP
11 3 (1.40%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.40%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.86%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.93%) DB2
7 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.93%) MySQL
7 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.47%) OLAP
8 1 (0.47%) OLTP
8 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.47%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.79%) JMeter
1 6 (2.79%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.86%) ProC
3 3 (1.40%) JIRA
4 1 (0.47%) MSI
4 1 (0.47%) Toad
General
1 90 (41.86%) Finance
2 42 (19.53%) Banking
3 13 (6.05%) Financial Institution
3 13 (6.05%) Retail
4 12 (5.58%) Advertising
4 12 (5.58%) Investment Banking
5 11 (5.12%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.26%) Publishing
7 5 (2.33%) Back Office
8 4 (1.86%) Legal
9 3 (1.40%) Front Office
10 2 (0.93%) Law
10 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.93%) Marketing
11 1 (0.47%) Billing
11 1 (0.47%) Games
11 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 53 (24.65%) Analyst
2 38 (17.67%) Support Analyst
3 34 (15.81%) Applications Support
4 26 (12.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 21 (9.77%) Service Manager
6 18 (8.37%) Support Engineer
7 15 (6.98%) Service Analyst
8 13 (6.05%) IT Manager
8 13 (6.05%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (6.05%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (5.12%) Administrator
9 11 (5.12%) Senior Applications Support
9 11 (5.12%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (5.12%) Senior Support Analyst
10 10 (4.65%) Applications Manager
10 10 (4.65%) Applications Project Manager
10 10 (4.65%) Desktop Support
10 10 (4.65%) ITIL Manager
10 10 (4.65%) ITIL Service Manager
10 10 (4.65%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.19%) Web Services
2 5 (2.33%) XML
3 4 (1.86%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.86%) HTML
4 2 (0.93%) .NET
4 2 (0.93%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.93%) Kafka
5 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.47%) Java EE 5
5 1 (0.47%) JBoss Seam
5 1 (0.47%) jQuery
5 1 (0.47%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (0.47%) LINQ
5 1 (0.47%) Middleware
5 1 (0.47%) SOAP
5 1 (0.47%) WinForms
5 1 (0.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.30%) Credit Risk
2 20 (9.30%) SWIFT
3 15 (6.98%) Blackberry
3 15 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.58%) Hedge funds
4 12 (5.58%) Mathematics
5 11 (5.12%) Smartphone
5 11 (5.12%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (4.19%) IVR
7 8 (3.72%) Fintech
8 7 (3.26%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.26%) Derivative
8 7 (3.26%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (3.26%) Fixed Income
9 5 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (2.33%) iPhone
9 5 (2.33%) RSA SecurID
10 4 (1.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 80 (37.21%) Windows
2 28 (13.02%) Windows Server
3 18 (8.37%) Linux
4 16 (7.44%) Windows 7
5 13 (6.05%) Unix
6 11 (5.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.79%) Android
9 4 (1.86%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.40%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.47%) Debian
12 1 (0.47%) Solaris
12 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (47.91%) ITIL
2 49 (22.79%) Change Management
3 42 (19.53%) Service Delivery
4 31 (14.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 30 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (13.02%) Asset Management
7 26 (12.09%) Time Management
8 23 (10.70%) CRM
9 22 (10.23%) Data Analysis
10 21 (9.77%) Problem Management
10 21 (9.77%) Wealth Management
11 20 (9.30%) Incident Management
11 20 (9.30%) Project Management
12 14 (6.51%) Root Cause Analysis
12 14 (6.51%) Service Management
12 14 (6.51%) Trend Analysis
13 12 (5.58%) Release Management
13 12 (5.58%) SDLC
13 12 (5.58%) Supplier Management
14 11 (5.12%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.28%) SQL
2 16 (7.44%) C
3 6 (2.79%) Java
3 6 (2.79%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.40%) PHP
5 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.93%) C#
6 2 (0.93%) Python
6 2 (0.93%) sed
6 2 (0.93%) VBA
7 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.47%) VB
7 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (13.49%) Degree
2 26 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (8.37%) MCSE
4 17 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (5.12%) CCNA
6 11 (5.12%) ISTQB
6 11 (5.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (4.65%) CCNP
8 8 (3.72%) MCSA
9 7 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.79%) CCSP
10 6 (2.79%) MCP
10 6 (2.79%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.33%) CCSA
11 5 (2.33%) CCSE
11 5 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (2.33%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.40%) MCITP
13 1 (0.47%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.37%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) COBIT
2 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 44 (20.47%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.26%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (3.26%) XenApp
5 6 (2.79%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.33%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.40%) vSphere
9 2 (0.93%) Docker
9 2 (0.93%) HDFS
9 2 (0.93%) Squid
10 1 (0.47%) NFS
10 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (8.37%) SCCM
2 6 (2.79%) SCOM
3 4 (1.86%) WSUS
4 3 (1.40%) EdgeSight
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.93%) OpenView
5 2 (0.93%) SafeCom
5 2 (0.93%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.47%) Control-M
6 1 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 93 (43.26%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.95%) Bloomberg
3 28 (13.02%) VMware
4 22 (10.23%) Citrix
4 22 (10.23%) Reuters
5 20 (9.30%) Cisco
6 17 (7.91%) IBM
7 14 (6.51%) HP
8 12 (5.58%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (5.12%) Remedy
10 10 (4.65%) Mitel
10 10 (4.65%) Oracle
11 8 (3.72%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.72%) SAP
12 7 (3.26%) NetApp
13 6 (2.79%) EMC
13 6 (2.79%) Murex
14 5 (2.33%) Palo Alto
14 5 (2.33%) WorldPay
15 4 (1.86%) Meraki
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