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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 95 145 130
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -15
Permanent jobs citing SLA 289 187 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.78% 1.80% 2.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.76% 16.82% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 247 162 189
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 £25,300 £25,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
1080 1112 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.38% 10.71% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 918 954 870
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 240 (43.88%) Windows
2 226 (41.32%) ITIL
3 170 (31.08%) Finance
4 162 (29.62%) Microsoft
5 131 (23.95%) Active Directory
6 121 (22.12%) Cisco
7 111 (20.29%) Service Delivery
8 110 (20.11%) VMware
9 98 (17.92%) MS Excel
10 95 (17.37%) Citrix
11 87 (15.90%) Telecoms
12 84 (15.36%) Windows 7
13 77 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 75 (13.71%) MS Exchange
15 73 (13.35%) SQL
16 72 (13.16%) MS Office
16 72 (13.16%) Service Management
17 71 (12.98%) Degree
18 69 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
19 67 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
19 67 (12.25%) Project Management
20 65 (11.88%) Linux
21 64 (11.70%) DNS
21 64 (11.70%) Firewall
22 60 (10.97%) TCP/IP
22 60 (10.97%) VPN
23 54 (9.87%) DHCP
24 51 (9.32%) SQL Server
25 49 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010
26 47 (8.59%) MPLS

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 75 (13.71%) MS Exchange
2 49 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (5.67%) SharePoint
4 24 (4.39%) Lync
5 23 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (4.02%) IIS
7 14 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.10%) Apache
10 4 (0.73%) WorkSite
11 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.37%) Documentum
12 2 (0.37%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.18%) SAS
13 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.18%) Drupal
Applications
1 98 (17.92%) MS Excel
2 72 (13.16%) MS Office
3 16 (2.93%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.46%) MS Project
6 2 (0.37%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.55%) HFM
2 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.37%) assyst
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.18%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.18%) Agresso
4 1 (0.18%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.74%) Office 365
2 4 (0.73%) SaaS
3 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (11.70%) DNS
1 64 (11.70%) Firewall
2 60 (10.97%) TCP/IP
2 60 (10.97%) VPN
3 54 (9.87%) DHCP
4 47 (8.59%) MPLS
5 41 (7.50%) BGP
6 38 (6.95%) VoIP
7 36 (6.58%) LAN
8 30 (5.48%) WAN
9 29 (5.30%) Broadband
10 27 (4.94%) SAN
11 26 (4.75%) Internet
12 25 (4.57%) VPLS
13 24 (4.39%) Wireless
13 24 (4.39%) OSPF
14 23 (4.20%) SSL
14 23 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (2.56%) VLAN
16 13 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (0.91%) DTS
7 4 (0.73%) MySQL
7 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.55%) DB2
8 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.55%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.55%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.37%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.37%) SAP BI
9 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.37%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (1.46%) JIRA
2 4 (0.73%) Hudson
3 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.18%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.18%) MSI
4 1 (0.18%) InstallShield
General
1 170 (31.08%) Finance
2 87 (15.90%) Telecoms
3 46 (8.41%) Banking
4 24 (4.39%) Legal
5 23 (4.20%) Advertising
6 16 (2.93%) Law
7 10 (1.83%) Marketing
8 9 (1.65%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.46%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.28%) Billing
11 5 (0.91%) Front Office
12 4 (0.73%) Retail
13 3 (0.55%) Back Office
13 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.37%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.37%) Games
15 1 (0.18%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.18%) Electronics
15 1 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 127 (23.22%) Analyst
2 55 (10.05%) Support Analyst
3 53 (9.69%) Service Analyst
4 51 (9.32%) Service Manager
5 49 (8.96%) Service Desk Analyst
6 44 (8.04%) Network Engineer
7 38 (6.95%) Support Engineer
8 35 (6.40%) Administrator
9 33 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support
10 28 (5.12%) Delivery Manager
11 26 (4.75%) Consultant
12 23 (4.20%) Services Delivery Manager
13 21 (3.84%) Team Leader
14 19 (3.47%) Network Manager
14 19 (3.47%) IP Network Engineer
14 19 (3.47%) IP Engineer
15 17 (3.11%) DBA
16 16 (2.93%) Applications Support
17 13 (2.38%) Desktop Support
17 13 (2.38%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.02%) .NET
2 7 (1.28%) Web Services
3 6 (1.10%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.10%) Middleware
4 5 (0.91%) HTML
4 5 (0.91%) XMPP
4 5 (0.91%) XML
5 4 (0.73%) jQuery
5 4 (0.73%) Visualforce
5 4 (0.73%) Velocity
6 3 (0.55%) WCF
6 3 (0.55%) WPF
6 3 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.55%) CSS
6 3 (0.55%) SOAP
6 3 (0.55%) JSON
7 2 (0.37%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.37%) WinForms
7 2 (0.37%) HTML5
8 1 (0.18%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.67%) Management Information System
3 26 (4.75%) Smartphone
4 23 (4.20%) Replication
5 19 (3.47%) Blackberry
6 14 (2.56%) Statistics
6 14 (2.56%) CMDB
7 13 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
8 10 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.65%) Fat Client
9 9 (1.65%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.46%) Wiki
10 8 (1.46%) iPhone
11 7 (1.28%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.28%) User Experience
12 5 (0.91%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.91%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.91%) IVR
13 4 (0.73%) Handset
13 4 (0.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 240 (43.88%) Windows
2 84 (15.36%) Windows 7
3 69 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (11.88%) Linux
5 34 (6.22%) UNIX
6 33 (6.03%) Windows XP
6 33 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (3.84%) Windows 8
9 14 (2.56%) Solaris
10 12 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.28%) CentOS
12 6 (1.10%) Android
12 6 (1.10%) Debian
12 6 (1.10%) AIX
13 4 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.55%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (41.32%) ITIL
2 111 (20.29%) Service Delivery
3 72 (13.16%) Service Management
4 67 (12.25%) Project Management
5 39 (7.13%) Problem Management
6 38 (6.95%) ITIL V3
7 36 (6.58%) Change Management
8 33 (6.03%) Mentoring
9 32 (5.85%) Incident Management
10 27 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (4.94%) ITSM
11 23 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (3.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (3.84%) Capacity Planning
12 21 (3.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (3.66%) Load Balancing
14 19 (3.47%) Information Security
15 18 (3.29%) CRM
16 17 (3.11%) PRINCE2
16 17 (3.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (13.35%) SQL
2 14 (2.56%) C#
3 11 (2.01%) Java
4 10 (1.83%) T-SQL
4 10 (1.83%) C
5 9 (1.65%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.46%) VB
7 5 (0.91%) Perl
7 5 (0.91%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.73%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.73%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.73%) VBA
9 3 (0.55%) VBScript
10 2 (0.37%) Python
10 2 (0.37%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.37%) ABAP
10 2 (0.37%) Bourne shell
10 2 (0.37%) R
10 2 (0.37%) X++
11 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (12.98%) Degree
2 45 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (8.04%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (7.50%) CCNA
5 37 (6.76%) MCP
6 32 (5.85%) MCSE
7 24 (4.39%) CCNP
8 21 (3.84%) Security Cleared
9 20 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (3.11%) MCSA
11 15 (2.74%) VCP4
12 13 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.46%) MCITP
14 8 (1.46%) A+ Certification
15 7 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (1.10%) CCA
16 6 (1.10%) PMI Certification
16 6 (1.10%) MCDST
16 6 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.19%) QA
2 9 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.55%) COBIT
6 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 131 (23.95%) Active Directory
2 77 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (4.39%) XenApp
4 23 (4.20%) XenDesktop
5 16 (2.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.83%) XenServer
7 10 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (1.83%) Hyper-V
8 9 (1.65%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (1.65%) vSphere
9 6 (1.10%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.73%) NFS
10 4 (0.73%) UAG
11 1 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (4.39%) SCCM
2 12 (2.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (1.83%) SCOM
4 9 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (1.46%) OPNET
6 6 (1.10%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.91%) Puppet
8 4 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
8 4 (0.73%) Cisco IPCC
8 4 (0.73%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.55%) Nagios
10 2 (0.37%) OpenView
10 2 (0.37%) yum
10 2 (0.37%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.18%) DameWare
11 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.18%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 162 (29.62%) Microsoft
2 121 (22.12%) Cisco
3 110 (20.11%) VMware
4 95 (17.37%) Citrix
5 39 (7.13%) Oracle
6 33 (6.03%) HP
7 29 (5.30%) Juniper
8 26 (4.75%) CheckPoint
9 25 (4.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 17 (3.11%) BT
11 15 (2.74%) F5
12 14 (2.56%) Avaya
13 13 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (1.83%) Symantec
14 10 (1.83%) Remedy
15 9 (1.65%) NetApp
16 8 (1.46%) Blue Coat
17 7 (1.28%) SolarWinds
17 7 (1.28%) McAfee
18 6 (1.10%) Websense
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £5k Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ventec Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £90K + 20% bonus/full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £29000 - £29500 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
QA Limited
Salary: £130.12 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bell Integration
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 25 days ago