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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 125 144 124
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing SLA 228 210 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.05% 1.72% 2.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.59% 16.17% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 196 182 237
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £74,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,579 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +1.65%
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
1056 1299 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.52% 10.67% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1160 1163
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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.

1 220 (47.72%) ITIL
2 218 (47.29%) Windows
3 162 (35.14%) Finance
4 143 (31.02%) Microsoft
5 113 (24.51%) Active Directory
6 98 (21.26%) MS Excel
7 90 (19.52%) VMware
8 85 (18.44%) Windows 7
9 83 (18.00%) MS Office
10 80 (17.35%) Linux
11 77 (16.70%) MS Exchange
11 77 (16.70%) SQL Server
11 77 (16.70%) Cisco
12 72 (15.62%) DNS
13 69 (14.97%) DHCP
13 69 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
14 67 (14.53%) Service Delivery
15 65 (14.10%) TCP/IP
15 65 (14.10%) Citrix
16 64 (13.88%) SQL
17 62 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
18 61 (13.23%) Banking
19 57 (12.36%) Service Management
20 56 (12.15%) Oracle
21 54 (11.71%) Incident Management
22 53 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
23 51 (11.06%) Change Management
23 51 (11.06%) Degree
24 50 (10.85%) Telecoms
25 49 (10.63%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 77 (16.70%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (5.42%) IIS
4 21 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (4.34%) SharePoint
6 15 (3.25%) Tomcat
7 14 (3.04%) Apache
8 13 (2.82%) Lync
9 8 (1.74%) CMS
10 7 (1.52%) WordPress
11 6 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.65%) SAS
13 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 98 (21.26%) MS Excel
2 83 (18.00%) MS Office
3 7 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.08%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.43%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.43%) assyst
7 1 (0.22%) Agresso
7 1 (0.22%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.47%) Office 365
2 15 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.95%) SaaS
4 4 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.43%) IaaS
6 2 (0.43%) PaaS
6 2 (0.43%) Heroku
7 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.22%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 72 (15.62%) DNS
2 69 (14.97%) DHCP
3 65 (14.10%) TCP/IP
4 47 (10.20%) LAN
5 35 (7.59%) WAN
6 31 (6.72%) Firewall
7 29 (6.29%) VPN
8 25 (5.42%) SAN
9 20 (4.34%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (4.12%) BGP
11 17 (3.69%) MPLS
11 17 (3.69%) Wireless
12 15 (3.25%) Internet
12 15 (3.25%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (2.82%) NAS
13 13 (2.82%) Fibre Channel
14 12 (2.60%) Ethernet
15 11 (2.39%) NetScaler
16 10 (2.17%) VoIP
17 9 (1.95%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (16.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.30%) MySQL
6 6 (1.30%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.08%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (0.87%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (0.65%) DB2
9 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.43%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (2.39%) JIRA
2 4 (0.87%) TeamCity
2 4 (0.87%) Hudson
2 4 (0.87%) CruiseControl
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.22%) Toad
5 1 (0.22%) Subversion
5 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
General
1 162 (35.14%) Finance
2 61 (13.23%) Banking
3 50 (10.85%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.56%) Retail
5 19 (4.12%) Advertising
6 16 (3.47%) Investment Banking
7 15 (3.25%) Legal
8 14 (3.04%) Marketing
8 14 (3.04%) Back Office
9 13 (2.82%) Law
10 10 (2.17%) Publishing
11 9 (1.95%) Front Office
11 9 (1.95%) Billing
12 6 (1.30%) General Ledger
13 5 (1.08%) French Language
14 4 (0.87%) German Language
14 4 (0.87%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.87%) Games
15 2 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.43%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 110 (23.86%) Analyst
2 56 (12.15%) Service Analyst
3 46 (9.98%) Support Analyst
3 46 (9.98%) Service Desk Analyst
4 45 (9.76%) Service Manager
5 36 (7.81%) Administrator
6 32 (6.94%) Applications Support
7 24 (5.21%) Network Engineer
8 22 (4.77%) Desktop Support
9 21 (4.56%) Systems Administrator
9 21 (4.56%) Support Manager
10 20 (4.34%) Delivery Manager
10 20 (4.34%) Services Delivery Manager
10 20 (4.34%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (3.25%) Support Engineer
11 15 (3.25%) Technical Manager
12 14 (3.04%) Linux Administrator
13 13 (2.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 11 (2.39%) Applications Support Analyst
14 11 (2.39%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.04%) .NET
2 12 (2.60%) LAMP
3 9 (1.95%) HTML
3 9 (1.95%) CSS
4 4 (0.87%) J2EE
4 4 (0.87%) Middleware
5 3 (0.65%) Web Services
5 3 (0.65%) XML
5 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.43%) HTML5
6 2 (0.43%) Worklight
6 2 (0.43%) Ajax
6 2 (0.43%) COM
6 2 (0.43%) JSP
6 2 (0.43%) Servlets
7 1 (0.22%) ODBC
7 1 (0.22%) WCF
7 1 (0.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.38%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.69%) Smartphone
4 14 (3.04%) User Experience
5 12 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (2.60%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.39%) Statistics
7 10 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
7 10 (2.17%) CMDB
7 10 (2.17%) CLARiiON
8 7 (1.52%) Open Source
9 6 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.30%) Replication
10 5 (1.08%) Market Risk
11 4 (0.87%) IVR
11 4 (0.87%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.65%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.65%) iPhone
12 3 (0.65%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.65%) STB
Operating Systems
1 218 (47.29%) Windows
2 85 (18.44%) Windows 7
3 80 (17.35%) Linux
4 62 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (9.11%) UNIX
6 41 (8.89%) Windows XP
7 31 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (3.47%) Solaris
9 14 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (2.60%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.74%) AIX
11 8 (1.74%) HPUX
12 7 (1.52%) Fedora
13 4 (0.87%) Android
13 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.43%) CentOS
16 1 (0.22%) Debian
16 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (47.72%) ITIL
2 67 (14.53%) Service Delivery
3 57 (12.36%) Service Management
4 54 (11.71%) Incident Management
5 51 (11.06%) Change Management
6 34 (7.38%) ITIL V3
7 31 (6.72%) Project Management
7 31 (6.72%) Problem Management
8 27 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (5.42%) Coaching
10 23 (4.99%) DevOps
11 22 (4.77%) ITSM
11 22 (4.77%) CRM
12 20 (4.34%) Capacity Management
13 19 (4.12%) Release Management
14 18 (3.90%) E-Commerce
15 16 (3.47%) Capacity Planning
15 16 (3.47%) Mentoring
15 16 (3.47%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (3.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 64 (13.88%) SQL
2 19 (4.12%) Java
3 17 (3.69%) C
4 16 (3.47%) C#
5 12 (2.60%) Python
6 11 (2.39%) VB
7 10 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.95%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.52%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.52%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.52%) Ruby
10 6 (1.30%) Perl
10 6 (1.30%) C++
11 2 (0.43%) VBScript
11 2 (0.43%) VBA
11 2 (0.43%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.22%) PHP
12 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (11.06%) Degree
3 26 (5.64%) MCP
4 22 (4.77%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (4.77%) MCSE
5 19 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.25%) Security Cleared
7 12 (2.60%) MCITP
7 12 (2.60%) CCNP
7 12 (2.60%) CCNA
8 11 (2.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (1.52%) MCSA
10 6 (1.30%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.08%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.87%) CCIE
13 3 (0.65%) IBM Certification
13 3 (0.65%) CCVP
14 2 (0.43%) GCIH
14 2 (0.43%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (1.95%) QA
2 7 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.87%) COBIT
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 113 (24.51%) Active Directory
2 69 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.69%) XenApp
4 16 (3.47%) UAG
5 11 (2.39%) vSphere
6 10 (2.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 7 (1.52%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.87%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.87%) MetaFrame
9 4 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.65%) XenServer
11 2 (0.43%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.43%) IAG
11 2 (0.43%) vCloud
12 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.22%) Firmware
12 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (3.47%) Tivoli
2 10 (2.17%) Puppet
2 10 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.30%) SCCM
5 5 (1.08%) Nagios
5 5 (1.08%) Cacti
6 3 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.65%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (0.65%) OpenView
6 3 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (0.65%) XenMobile
6 3 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.43%) SmokePing
7 2 (0.43%) logstash
7 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.43%) Control-M
7 2 (0.43%) Foglight
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 143 (31.02%) Microsoft
2 90 (19.52%) VMware
3 77 (16.70%) Cisco
4 65 (14.10%) Citrix
5 56 (12.15%) Oracle
6 30 (6.51%) HP
7 26 (5.64%) Red Hat
8 16 (3.47%) EMC
9 14 (3.04%) Juniper
10 10 (2.17%) Infoblox
10 10 (2.17%) IBM
10 10 (2.17%) Apple
10 10 (2.17%) Remedy
10 10 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.74%) Polycom
11 8 (1.74%) NetApp
11 8 (1.74%) Dell
12 7 (1.52%) Adobe
12 7 (1.52%) Avaya
12 7 (1.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £550000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £550000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-£40K + full bens, training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + LLA+FlexiTime+Benefits+HighPension
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago