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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 83 139 137
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 326 249 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.10% 1.98% 1.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.19% 17.33% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 286 215 203
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £64,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,736
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.53%
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
1199 1437 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.39% 11.41% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1216 990
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 239 (40.17%) ITIL
1 239 (40.17%) Windows
2 186 (31.26%) Finance
3 169 (28.40%) Microsoft
4 142 (23.87%) Service Delivery
5 138 (23.19%) Active Directory
6 128 (21.51%) Cisco
7 123 (20.67%) MS Excel
8 120 (20.17%) VMware
9 97 (16.30%) SQL
9 97 (16.30%) Citrix
10 77 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 76 (12.77%) MS Office
11 76 (12.77%) Telecoms
12 75 (12.61%) Project Management
13 74 (12.44%) Linux
14 72 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
15 70 (11.76%) Service Management
16 65 (10.92%) Firewall
17 63 (10.59%) DNS
18 61 (10.25%) MS Exchange
18 61 (10.25%) Problem Management
19 58 (9.75%) VPN
19 58 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
20 56 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
20 56 (9.41%) Windows 7
20 56 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
20 56 (9.41%) Banking
21 54 (9.08%) Cisco Certification
22 52 (8.74%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (10.25%) MS Exchange
2 38 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.53%) Lync
5 18 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (2.86%) IIS
7 14 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (1.18%) Apache
10 4 (0.67%) WorkSite
11 3 (0.50%) Drupal
11 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.34%) Documentum
12 2 (0.34%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.17%) SAS
13 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
Applications
1 123 (20.67%) MS Excel
2 76 (12.77%) MS Office
3 12 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.18%) MS Project
6 3 (0.50%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) HFM
1 4 (0.67%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.34%) assyst
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (0.34%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.34%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.17%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.17%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.17%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.17%) Agresso
4 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.69%) Office 365
2 3 (0.50%) Mimecast
2 3 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (10.92%) Firewall
2 63 (10.59%) DNS
3 58 (9.75%) VPN
4 44 (7.39%) MPLS
5 42 (7.06%) DHCP
6 41 (6.89%) LAN
6 41 (6.89%) VoIP
7 39 (6.55%) WAN
7 39 (6.55%) BGP
8 37 (6.22%) Internet
9 34 (5.71%) TCP/IP
10 28 (4.71%) SAN
11 26 (4.37%) OSPF
12 24 (4.03%) Broadband
13 23 (3.87%) Wireless
14 20 (3.36%) VPLS
15 17 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (2.69%) SSL
17 14 (2.35%) VLAN
18 13 (2.18%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.01%) MySQL
6 5 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.84%) DTS
7 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.50%) Essbase
8 3 (0.50%) Hyperion Smart View
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.34%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.34%) Big Data
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.34%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.34%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (1.34%) JIRA
2 6 (1.01%) Rational Performance Tester
3 4 (0.67%) Hudson
4 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.34%) MSI
4 2 (0.34%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.17%) PowerBuilder
General
1 186 (31.26%) Finance
2 76 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 56 (9.41%) Banking
4 25 (4.20%) Advertising
4 25 (4.20%) Legal
5 18 (3.03%) Law
6 13 (2.18%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.85%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.34%) Front Office
8 8 (1.34%) Billing
8 8 (1.34%) Marketing
9 6 (1.01%) Retail
10 5 (0.84%) Back Office
11 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.50%) German Language
13 2 (0.34%) Games
13 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.34%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 125 (21.01%) Analyst
2 67 (11.26%) Service Manager
3 59 (9.92%) Support Analyst
4 54 (9.08%) Support Engineer
5 45 (7.56%) Service Analyst
5 45 (7.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 34 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 34 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
7 33 (5.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 32 (5.38%) Administrator
9 29 (4.87%) Services Delivery Manager
10 28 (4.71%) Consultant
11 25 (4.20%) Team Leader
12 24 (4.03%) Applications Support
13 20 (3.36%) 3rd Line Support
13 20 (3.36%) Network Manager
14 19 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 16 (2.69%) 1st Line Support
16 15 (2.52%) Systems Administrator
17 14 (2.35%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.69%) .NET
2 15 (2.52%) Web Services
3 11 (1.85%) HTML
4 8 (1.34%) XML
5 7 (1.18%) CSS
5 7 (1.18%) Velocity
6 6 (1.01%) jQuery
6 6 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (0.84%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.84%) Middleware
7 5 (0.84%) XMPP
8 4 (0.67%) Visualforce
8 4 (0.67%) HTML5
9 3 (0.50%) Yii
9 3 (0.50%) JSON
9 3 (0.50%) LAMP
9 3 (0.50%) XHTML
9 3 (0.50%) SOAP
10 2 (0.34%) XSLT
10 2 (0.34%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.71%) Replication
4 18 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 18 (3.03%) CMDB
5 13 (2.18%) User Experience
6 12 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.02%) Statistics
6 12 (2.02%) Mathematics
7 10 (1.68%) Smartphone
8 9 (1.51%) iPhone
8 9 (1.51%) Performance Metrics
9 8 (1.34%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.34%) Wiki
9 8 (1.34%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.18%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.01%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.84%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.67%) Computer Science
13 4 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 239 (40.17%) Windows
2 77 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (12.44%) Linux
4 56 (9.41%) Windows 7
4 56 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (5.71%) UNIX
6 27 (4.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (3.87%) Windows XP
8 19 (3.19%) Windows 8
9 17 (2.86%) Solaris
10 12 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.34%) AIX
11 8 (1.34%) CentOS
12 7 (1.18%) Debian
13 6 (1.01%) Android
14 4 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.67%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.50%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.34%) SUSE
17 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (40.17%) ITIL
2 142 (23.87%) Service Delivery
3 75 (12.61%) Project Management
4 70 (11.76%) Service Management
5 61 (10.25%) Problem Management
6 38 (6.39%) Network Management
7 37 (6.22%) Mentoring
8 32 (5.38%) Incident Management
9 31 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (5.04%) Change Management
10 30 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 27 (4.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (4.03%) ITIL V3
14 23 (3.87%) ITSM
15 21 (3.53%) PRINCE2
15 21 (3.53%) Load Balancing
16 20 (3.36%) CRM
17 18 (3.03%) Information Security
17 18 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (16.30%) SQL
2 15 (2.52%) Java
3 10 (1.68%) T-SQL
3 10 (1.68%) PowerShell
4 8 (1.34%) C#
5 7 (1.18%) C
5 7 (1.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.18%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.01%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.84%) Perl
8 4 (0.67%) VBA
8 4 (0.67%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.50%) Python
9 3 (0.50%) PHP
10 2 (0.34%) VB
10 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.34%) ABAP
10 2 (0.34%) Korn
10 2 (0.34%) X++
10 2 (0.34%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 56 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (9.08%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (8.74%) Degree
4 49 (8.24%) CCNA
5 42 (7.06%) MCSE
6 40 (6.72%) ITIL Certification
7 26 (4.37%) MCP
7 26 (4.37%) CCNP
8 24 (4.03%) MCSA
9 18 (3.03%) Security Cleared
10 15 (2.52%) MCITP
11 12 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 12 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (1.85%) CCA
13 8 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (1.34%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.34%) A+ Certification
14 7 (1.18%) MCDST
15 6 (1.01%) PMI Certification
15 6 (1.01%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.86%) QA
2 11 (1.85%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.50%) COBIT
4 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 138 (23.19%) Active Directory
2 72 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (4.37%) XenDesktop
4 24 (4.03%) XenApp
5 18 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (2.52%) Hyper-V
7 14 (2.35%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (1.85%) XenServer
9 10 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (1.34%) VMware ESX
11 8 (1.34%) vSphere
12 4 (0.67%) NFS
13 2 (0.34%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.17%) iptables
14 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.17%) IAG
14 1 (0.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 27 (4.54%) SCCM
2 12 (2.02%) SCOM
2 12 (2.02%) Tivoli
3 8 (1.34%) OPNET
4 7 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.84%) Puppet
5 5 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.67%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (0.67%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (0.67%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.50%) Nagios
8 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.34%) yum
8 2 (0.34%) OpenView
8 2 (0.34%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.17%) Control-M
9 1 (0.17%) DameWare
9 1 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 169 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 128 (21.51%) Cisco
3 120 (20.17%) VMware
4 97 (16.30%) Citrix
5 42 (7.06%) Oracle
6 34 (5.71%) HP
7 33 (5.55%) F5
8 31 (5.21%) CheckPoint
9 20 (3.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 19 (3.19%) Juniper
11 17 (2.86%) Avaya
12 15 (2.52%) BT
13 14 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (1.85%) NetApp
15 10 (1.68%) Riverbed
16 9 (1.51%) Symantec
16 9 (1.51%) McAfee
16 9 (1.51%) CA
16 9 (1.51%) EMC
17 8 (1.34%) Hyperion
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits+excellent training
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,500 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Integrated Financial Arrangements plc
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus 30% company discretionary bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus 10% & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £44000 - £58000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago