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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 167 98 152
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +54
Permanent jobs citing SLA 96 274 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.48% 2.71% 1.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.73% 23.14% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 77 238 218
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 £30,000 £26,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +5.26%
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
754 1184 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.59% 11.70% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 675 1020 1407
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,863 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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.

1 113 (50.67%) ITIL
2 107 (47.98%) Microsoft
3 104 (46.64%) Finance
4 84 (37.67%) Windows
5 61 (27.35%) Active Directory
6 55 (24.66%) Change Management
7 52 (23.32%) Banking
8 50 (22.42%) MS Office
9 42 (18.83%) MS Excel
10 41 (18.39%) SQL
11 40 (17.94%) Service Delivery
11 40 (17.94%) Degree
12 36 (16.14%) Bloomberg
13 35 (15.70%) VMware
13 35 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (15.70%) Windows Server
14 34 (15.25%) Time Management
15 32 (14.35%) User Acceptance Testing
15 32 (14.35%) SQL Server
16 31 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification
17 29 (13.00%) Citrix
18 28 (12.56%) Blackberry
19 27 (12.11%) CRM
19 27 (12.11%) SCCM
19 27 (12.11%) Wealth Management
20 25 (11.21%) Data Analysis
21 24 (10.76%) Reuters
21 24 (10.76%) Problem Management
22 23 (10.31%) Asset Management
23 22 (9.87%) Credit Risk

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 21 (9.42%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.93%) Office Communications Server
3 10 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (4.04%) IIS
5 7 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.69%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.69%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.79%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.35%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.90%) Apache
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.90%) CMS
9 2 (0.90%) Confluence
10 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.45%) Documentum
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 50 (22.42%) MS Office
2 42 (18.83%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.35%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.90%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.45%) Finacle
5 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.04%) SaaS
2 6 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.73%) LAN
1 15 (6.73%) WAN
2 13 (5.83%) VoIP
3 12 (5.38%) Internet
3 12 (5.38%) VPN
4 11 (4.93%) Firewall
5 9 (4.04%) Wireless
6 7 (3.14%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (3.14%) Network Security
7 6 (2.69%) DHCP
7 6 (2.69%) DNS
7 6 (2.69%) NAS
8 5 (2.24%) MPLS
8 5 (2.24%) SAN
8 5 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.79%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (1.79%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (1.79%) NetScaler
9 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.90%) DB2
6 2 (0.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.90%) MySQL
6 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.45%) OLAP
7 1 (0.45%) OLTP
7 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.45%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 7 (3.14%) ProC
2 6 (2.69%) JMeter
2 6 (2.69%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) Toad
General
1 104 (46.64%) Finance
2 52 (23.32%) Banking
3 20 (8.97%) Financial Institution
4 17 (7.62%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.83%) Advertising
5 13 (5.83%) Retail
6 11 (4.93%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.59%) Publishing
8 4 (1.79%) Back Office
8 4 (1.79%) Legal
9 3 (1.35%) Front Office
10 2 (0.90%) Billing
10 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.90%) Marketing
11 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.45%) Games
11 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 60 (26.91%) Analyst
2 44 (19.73%) Support Analyst
3 36 (16.14%) Applications Support
4 28 (12.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 23 (10.31%) Service Analyst
5 23 (10.31%) Service Manager
6 22 (9.87%) Support Engineer
7 21 (9.42%) Service Desk Analyst
8 17 (7.62%) Service Desk Support
9 16 (7.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 14 (6.28%) IT Manager
10 14 (6.28%) Team Leader
11 13 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (5.83%) Senior Support Analyst
12 12 (5.38%) Administrator
12 12 (5.38%) Desktop Support
13 11 (4.93%) Active Directory Analyst
13 11 (4.93%) Active Directory Support
13 11 (4.93%) Banking Analyst
13 11 (4.93%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.14%) Web Services
2 5 (2.24%) XML
3 4 (1.79%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.79%) HTML
4 2 (0.90%) .NET
4 2 (0.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.90%) Kafka
5 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.45%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (0.45%) LINQ
5 1 (0.45%) Middleware
5 1 (0.45%) WinForms
5 1 (0.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (12.56%) Blackberry
3 22 (9.87%) Credit Risk
3 22 (9.87%) SWIFT
4 18 (8.07%) Hedge funds
4 18 (8.07%) Video Conferencing
5 16 (7.17%) Mathematics
6 13 (5.83%) Computer Science
7 12 (5.38%) iPhone
7 12 (5.38%) Management Information System
8 9 (4.04%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (3.59%) Data Centre
10 7 (3.14%) Clustering
10 7 (3.14%) Fintech
11 6 (2.69%) Social Network
12 5 (2.24%) Derivative
12 5 (2.24%) Fixed Income
12 5 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (1.79%) iPad
13 4 (1.79%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 84 (37.67%) Windows
2 35 (15.70%) Windows Server
3 20 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (8.52%) Windows 7
5 16 (7.17%) Linux
6 12 (5.38%) Unix
7 9 (4.04%) Android
8 8 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.14%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.24%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.45%) Debian
13 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.45%) Solaris
13 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (50.67%) ITIL
2 55 (24.66%) Change Management
3 40 (17.94%) Service Delivery
4 34 (15.25%) Time Management
5 32 (14.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (12.11%) CRM
6 27 (12.11%) Wealth Management
7 25 (11.21%) Data Analysis
8 24 (10.76%) Problem Management
9 23 (10.31%) Asset Management
10 20 (8.97%) Incident Management
10 20 (8.97%) Project Management
11 19 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (8.07%) Service Management
13 14 (6.28%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (5.83%) ITIL V3
15 12 (5.38%) SDLC
15 12 (5.38%) Supplier Management
16 11 (4.93%) Data Protection
16 11 (4.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (18.39%) SQL
2 20 (8.97%) C
3 5 (2.24%) Java
4 4 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.35%) PHP
5 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.90%) C#
6 2 (0.90%) Python
6 2 (0.90%) sed
7 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (17.94%) Degree
2 31 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (8.52%) MCSE
4 15 (6.73%) ISTQB
4 15 (6.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (6.28%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (5.38%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (4.04%) CCNP
9 8 (3.59%) CCNA
9 8 (3.59%) MCSA
10 7 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.69%) MCP
11 6 (2.69%) Security Cleared
12 5 (2.24%) CCSP
12 5 (2.24%) MCDST
12 5 (2.24%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.79%) CCSA
13 4 (1.79%) CCSE
14 1 (0.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.07%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) COBIT
2 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 61 (27.35%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.04%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.59%) Terminal Server
4 8 (3.59%) XenApp
5 7 (3.14%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.35%) vSphere
8 2 (0.90%) Docker
8 2 (0.90%) HDFS
8 2 (0.90%) Squid
9 1 (0.45%) NFS
9 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (12.11%) SCCM
2 12 (5.38%) SCOM
3 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (1.79%) EdgeSight
4 4 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.79%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.35%) WSUS
6 2 (0.90%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.90%) OpenView
6 2 (0.90%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.45%) Control-M
7 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 107 (47.98%) Microsoft
2 36 (16.14%) Bloomberg
3 35 (15.70%) VMware
4 29 (13.00%) Citrix
5 24 (10.76%) Reuters
6 16 (7.17%) Cisco
7 15 (6.73%) IBM
8 13 (5.83%) Remedy
9 12 (5.38%) HP
10 10 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (4.04%) Oracle
12 7 (3.14%) NetApp
12 7 (3.14%) SAP
13 6 (2.69%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.69%) Murex
14 5 (2.24%) EMC
14 5 (2.24%) Intel Security
14 5 (2.24%) Symantec
14 5 (2.24%) WorldPay
15 4 (1.79%) Palo Alto
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Eames Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Capita plc
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £41400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + £4.5k shift allow + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Virtual1
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
BrightTALK
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + comp bens
Posted: 4 days ago