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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 100 136 121
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -15
Permanent jobs citing SLA 260 211 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.53% 2.04% 2.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.19% 18.61% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 228 192 207
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,100 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
1032 1134 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.02% 10.94% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 900 1004 886
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 213 (43.56%) Windows
2 196 (40.08%) ITIL
3 147 (30.06%) Finance
4 141 (28.83%) Microsoft
5 111 (22.70%) Active Directory
6 98 (20.04%) Service Delivery
7 93 (19.02%) MS Excel
8 88 (18.00%) Windows 7
9 83 (16.97%) VMware
10 82 (16.77%) Cisco
11 78 (15.95%) Telecoms
12 71 (14.52%) MS Office
13 67 (13.70%) Citrix
14 65 (13.29%) Service Management
15 64 (13.09%) SQL
15 64 (13.09%) Degree
16 61 (12.47%) MS Exchange
17 59 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
18 57 (11.66%) Linux
19 56 (11.45%) DNS
20 55 (11.25%) TCP/IP
21 53 (10.84%) DHCP
21 53 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
22 52 (10.63%) Project Management
22 52 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
23 44 (9.00%) SQL Server
24 42 (8.59%) Banking
24 42 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2010
25 40 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
26 39 (7.98%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (12.47%) MS Exchange
2 42 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 23 (4.70%) SharePoint
5 16 (3.27%) Lync
6 13 (2.66%) IIS
7 8 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.41%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.20%) Moodle
11 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.20%) SAS
11 1 (0.20%) Documentum
11 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 93 (19.02%) MS Excel
2 71 (14.52%) MS Office
3 16 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (3.07%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.04%) MS Project
6 2 (0.41%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.61%) HFM
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.41%) assyst
3 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.45%) Office 365
2 2 (0.41%) SaaS
2 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 56 (11.45%) DNS
2 55 (11.25%) TCP/IP
3 53 (10.84%) DHCP
4 39 (7.98%) Firewall
5 34 (6.95%) VPN
6 30 (6.13%) MPLS
7 29 (5.93%) BGP
8 26 (5.32%) LAN
9 21 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (4.09%) Broadband
10 20 (4.09%) Wireless
10 20 (4.09%) Internet
11 19 (3.89%) VPLS
12 18 (3.68%) SAN
12 18 (3.68%) VoIP
13 15 (3.07%) WAN
14 14 (2.86%) SSL
15 13 (2.66%) LDAP
15 13 (2.66%) OSPF
16 10 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.82%) DTS
7 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.61%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.61%) DB2
8 3 (0.61%) MySQL
8 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.41%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.20%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 8 (1.64%) JIRA
2 4 (0.82%) Hudson
3 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 147 (30.06%) Finance
2 78 (15.95%) Telecoms
3 42 (8.59%) Banking
4 19 (3.89%) Legal
5 13 (2.66%) Advertising
6 12 (2.45%) Marketing
6 12 (2.45%) Law
7 7 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.43%) Billing
8 6 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.61%) Front Office
9 3 (0.61%) Retail
10 2 (0.41%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.41%) French Language
10 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.41%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.41%) Back Office
10 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.41%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (24.34%) Analyst
2 59 (12.07%) Service Analyst
3 49 (10.02%) Service Desk Analyst
4 46 (9.41%) Service Manager
4 46 (9.41%) Support Analyst
5 38 (7.77%) Administrator
6 34 (6.95%) Network Engineer
7 31 (6.34%) Support Engineer
7 31 (6.34%) 2nd Line Support
8 25 (5.11%) Delivery Manager
9 20 (4.09%) Team Leader
9 20 (4.09%) Services Delivery Manager
10 18 (3.68%) Consultant
10 18 (3.68%) DBA
11 17 (3.48%) IP Engineer
11 17 (3.48%) Desktop Support
11 17 (3.48%) IP Network Engineer
12 14 (2.86%) Network Manager
12 14 (2.86%) Technical Manager
13 13 (2.66%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.09%) .NET
2 6 (1.23%) Middleware
3 4 (0.82%) Velocity
3 4 (0.82%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.82%) Web Services
3 4 (0.82%) XML
3 4 (0.82%) Visualforce
4 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.61%) HTML
4 3 (0.61%) WCF
4 3 (0.61%) WPF
5 2 (0.41%) JSON
5 2 (0.41%) jQuery
5 2 (0.41%) WinForms
5 2 (0.41%) CSS
5 2 (0.41%) SOAP
5 2 (0.41%) HTML5
6 1 (0.20%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.20%) ODBC
6 1 (0.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.73%) Smartphone
2 28 (5.73%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.48%) Blackberry
3 17 (3.48%) Replication
3 17 (3.48%) Statistics
4 14 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
5 13 (2.66%) CMDB
6 8 (1.64%) Fat Client
6 8 (1.64%) Wiki
6 8 (1.64%) Thin Client
7 7 (1.43%) iPhone
8 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.02%) IVR
8 5 (1.02%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.02%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.82%) PMI
9 4 (0.82%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.82%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 213 (43.56%) Windows
2 88 (18.00%) Windows 7
3 57 (11.66%) Linux
4 52 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (6.54%) UNIX
5 32 (6.54%) Windows XP
6 19 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (3.68%) Windows 8
8 15 (3.07%) Solaris
9 12 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.43%) AIX
11 7 (1.43%) Android
12 5 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.41%) CentOS
14 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.20%) HPUX
15 1 (0.20%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (40.08%) ITIL
2 98 (20.04%) Service Delivery
3 65 (13.29%) Service Management
4 52 (10.63%) Project Management
5 38 (7.77%) ITIL V3
6 36 (7.36%) Change Management
7 34 (6.95%) Incident Management
8 29 (5.93%) Problem Management
9 26 (5.32%) ITSM
10 25 (5.11%) Mentoring
11 23 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (4.09%) Capacity Planning
13 16 (3.27%) Network Management
14 15 (3.07%) ETL
14 15 (3.07%) PRINCE2
14 15 (3.07%) CRM
14 15 (3.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (3.07%) Supplier Management
15 14 (2.86%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 64 (13.09%) SQL
2 13 (2.66%) C#
3 10 (2.04%) C
4 9 (1.84%) Java
5 8 (1.64%) T-SQL
5 8 (1.64%) VB
6 6 (1.23%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.02%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.02%) Perl
8 4 (0.82%) VBA
9 3 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.41%) X++
10 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.41%) VBScript
10 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.41%) Python
10 2 (0.41%) R
10 2 (0.41%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.20%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 64 (13.09%) Degree
2 40 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (6.75%) MCP
4 28 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (4.91%) CCNA
6 22 (4.50%) Security Cleared
7 21 (4.29%) MCSE
8 18 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (3.27%) CCNP
10 15 (3.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (2.25%) MCITP
12 8 (1.64%) A+ Certification
13 7 (1.43%) SC Cleared
14 6 (1.23%) MCDST
14 6 (1.23%) MCSA
14 6 (1.23%) PMI Certification
15 5 (1.02%) RHCE
16 4 (0.82%) CCSA
16 4 (0.82%) CISA
16 4 (0.82%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.04%) QA
2 8 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.23%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) COBIT
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 111 (22.70%) Active Directory
2 59 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.89%) XenApp
4 13 (2.66%) XenDesktop
5 12 (2.45%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (2.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.84%) Hyper-V
9 8 (1.64%) XenServer
9 8 (1.64%) vSphere
10 7 (1.43%) UAG
11 4 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.82%) NFS
12 3 (0.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (0.61%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.41%) IAG
14 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.20%) Firmware
14 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (3.89%) SCCM
2 10 (2.04%) SCOM
3 9 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (1.23%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.02%) Puppet
7 4 (0.82%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.61%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.61%) Nagios
8 3 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.41%) OpenView
9 2 (0.41%) yum
10 1 (0.20%) Foglight
10 1 (0.20%) DameWare
10 1 (0.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 141 (28.83%) Microsoft
2 83 (16.97%) VMware
3 82 (16.77%) Cisco
4 67 (13.70%) Citrix
5 36 (7.36%) Oracle
6 23 (4.70%) HP
6 23 (4.70%) Juniper
7 19 (3.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 15 (3.07%) CheckPoint
8 15 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (2.45%) Symantec
10 11 (2.25%) BT
11 10 (2.04%) Remedy
11 10 (2.04%) IBM
12 8 (1.64%) NetApp
12 8 (1.64%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.64%) F5
13 7 (1.43%) Avaya
13 7 (1.43%) EMC
13 7 (1.43%) Blue Coat
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Atos
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits & package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London, London, United Kingdom
Transact
Salary: £40k- £45k
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
SCC
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
BELL MICROSYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago