The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 77 109 96
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 259 210 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.51% 2.49% 2.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.55% 23.73% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 200 167 194
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £58,250 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
SLA
England

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 East of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
772 885 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.45% 10.48% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 592 709 639
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SLA
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the East of England region.

SLA Salary Trend in the East of England

SLA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in the East of England

SLA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +42 115 £41,000 +5.80% 14
Bedfordshire +25 57 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Essex +15 48 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Cambridgeshire +5 41 £32,000 -7.24% 3
Suffolk +10 3 £35,000 -
Norfolk -5 2 £28,750 +6.48% 2
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 200 (38.24%) ITIL
2 171 (32.70%) Windows
3 137 (26.20%) Microsoft
4 132 (25.24%) SQL
5 120 (22.94%) Active Directory
6 107 (20.46%) Finance
7 103 (19.69%) Service Delivery
8 96 (18.36%) VMware
9 89 (17.02%) Linux
10 88 (16.83%) Cisco
11 72 (13.77%) DNS
12 67 (12.81%) Change Management
13 64 (12.24%) Citrix
14 61 (11.66%) DHCP
14 61 (11.66%) UNIX
15 60 (11.47%) MS Excel
15 60 (11.47%) Java
15 60 (11.47%) Oracle
16 59 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
17 56 (10.71%) Problem Management
17 56 (10.71%) Mentoring
18 55 (10.52%) SQL Server
19 53 (10.13%) MS Office
19 53 (10.13%) PL/SQL
19 53 (10.13%) Incident Management
20 52 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
21 51 (9.75%) Windows Server 2008
22 48 (9.18%) Service Management
23 47 (8.99%) MySQL
24 46 (8.80%) Time Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 42 (8.03%) Apache
2 38 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 37 (7.07%) IIS
4 36 (6.88%) MS Exchange
4 36 (6.88%) Tomcat
5 32 (6.12%) WebLogic
6 22 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (2.68%) IBM Notes
8 9 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.15%) Lync
9 6 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.96%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.57%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.57%) Moodle
11 3 (0.57%) nginx
11 3 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 60 (11.47%) MS Excel
2 53 (10.13%) MS Office
3 11 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 20 (3.82%) SAP CO
1 20 (3.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 20 (3.82%) SAP FI
2 5 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.57%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.57%) Magento
4 2 (0.38%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.19%) Maximo
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.63%) Office 365
2 12 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (13.77%) DNS
2 61 (11.66%) DHCP
3 44 (8.41%) WAN
4 42 (8.03%) LAN
5 37 (7.07%) TCP/IP
6 34 (6.50%) Firewall
7 29 (5.54%) SAN
8 28 (5.35%) LDAP
9 27 (5.16%) VPN
10 19 (3.63%) DWDM
11 14 (2.68%) SSL
11 14 (2.68%) BGP
12 13 (2.49%) OSPF
13 12 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (2.10%) Internet
14 11 (2.10%) VoIP
14 11 (2.10%) SMTP
14 11 (2.10%) AMQP
15 10 (1.91%) MPLS
16 9 (1.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (10.52%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.99%) MySQL
3 26 (4.97%) Oracle Database 10g
3 26 (4.97%) Oracle Database
4 13 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (1.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.96%) DB2
8 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.76%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.76%) QlikView
10 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.57%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.38%) SAP BI
11 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Toad
2 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.19%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.19%) JIRA
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
General
1 107 (20.46%) Finance
2 32 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 29 (5.54%) Retail
4 13 (2.49%) Banking
5 10 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.34%) Legal
7 4 (0.76%) Automotive
7 4 (0.76%) Publishing
8 3 (0.57%) Back Office
9 2 (0.38%) Welsh Language
9 2 (0.38%) Marketing
9 2 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 120 (22.94%) Analyst
2 59 (11.28%) Support Analyst
3 52 (9.94%) Applications Support
4 46 (8.80%) Service Manager
4 46 (8.80%) Delivery Manager
5 36 (6.88%) Senior Manager
6 30 (5.74%) Services Delivery Manager
7 29 (5.54%) Applications Support Analyst
8 28 (5.35%) Network Engineer
9 24 (4.59%) Developer
10 23 (4.40%) Server Support
10 23 (4.40%) Business Analyst
10 23 (4.40%) Support Engineer
11 20 (3.82%) SAP Analyst
12 19 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (3.44%) Service Analyst
13 18 (3.44%) Support Manager
14 17 (3.25%) Technical Manager
14 17 (3.25%) Service Desk Analyst
14 17 (3.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.31%) J2EE
2 25 (4.78%) XML
3 23 (4.40%) XSL
3 23 (4.40%) XSLT
4 17 (3.25%) .NET
5 15 (2.87%) WinForms
6 13 (2.49%) JMS
6 13 (2.49%) JSP
6 13 (2.49%) Java EE
7 12 (2.29%) REST
7 12 (2.29%) Spring
7 12 (2.29%) JSF
7 12 (2.29%) Struts
7 12 (2.29%) Hibernate
8 11 (2.10%) ASP.NET
8 11 (2.10%) LINQ
8 11 (2.10%) WPF
8 11 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (1.91%) HTML
10 9 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.78%) CMDB
3 19 (3.63%) Replication
4 17 (3.25%) Data Centre
5 16 (3.06%) AS400
6 15 (2.87%) FMCG
7 13 (2.49%) Blackberry
7 13 (2.49%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.49%) Clustering
7 13 (2.49%) Statistics
8 12 (2.29%) Client/Server
9 11 (2.10%) User Experience
10 10 (1.91%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.91%) Thin Client
11 7 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.15%) IVR
13 5 (0.96%) PKI
13 5 (0.96%) FlexPod
14 4 (0.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 171 (32.70%) Windows
2 89 (17.02%) Linux
3 61 (11.66%) UNIX
4 51 (9.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (6.69%) Windows 7
5 35 (6.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (6.12%) Windows XP
7 31 (5.93%) Solaris
8 24 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (3.25%) Debian
10 15 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.53%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.96%) CentOS
12 5 (0.96%) Android
13 4 (0.76%) HPUX
14 2 (0.38%) AIX
14 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.19%) VMS
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (38.24%) ITIL
2 103 (19.69%) Service Delivery
3 67 (12.81%) Change Management
4 56 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 56 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 53 (10.13%) Incident Management
6 52 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (9.18%) Service Management
8 46 (8.80%) Time Management
9 41 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 37 (7.07%) Project Management
11 35 (6.69%) Change Control
12 27 (5.16%) CRM
13 26 (4.97%) E-Commerce
14 25 (4.78%) Security Patching
15 24 (4.59%) Line Management
16 22 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (4.02%) Business Development
18 20 (3.82%) PRINCE2
19 17 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 132 (25.24%) SQL
2 60 (11.47%) Java
3 53 (10.13%) PL/SQL
4 31 (5.93%) PowerShell
5 24 (4.59%) Shell Script
6 18 (3.44%) Perl
7 15 (2.87%) C#
8 12 (2.29%) JavaScript
9 11 (2.10%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.91%) COBOL
11 6 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.15%) VB
11 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.96%) VBScript
13 4 (0.76%) VBA
14 3 (0.57%) PHP
15 2 (0.38%) C
16 1 (0.19%) C++
16 1 (0.19%) Python
16 1 (0.19%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 41 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (7.07%) ITIL Certification
3 36 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (6.12%) Degree
5 30 (5.74%) SC Cleared
5 30 (5.74%) Security Cleared
6 27 (5.16%) MCSE
7 20 (3.82%) MCSA
8 19 (3.63%) CCNP
9 18 (3.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 18 (3.44%) CCNA
10 16 (3.06%) MCP
11 8 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (1.53%) MCTS
12 7 (1.34%) CCSA
13 5 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.76%) MCITP
15 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 2 (0.38%) A+ Certification
16 2 (0.38%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 4 (0.76%) GMP
2 3 (0.57%) QA
3 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) BS7799
System Software
1 120 (22.94%) Active Directory
2 59 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (4.59%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (2.49%) vSphere
5 11 (2.10%) XenApp
5 11 (2.10%) iptables
6 10 (1.91%) Terminal Services
6 10 (1.91%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.72%) NFS
7 9 (1.72%) Hyper-V
8 8 (1.53%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.53%) Samba
9 6 (1.15%) Postfix
9 6 (1.15%) VMware Server
9 6 (1.15%) Xen
10 5 (0.96%) MetaFrame
11 3 (0.57%) Firmware
11 3 (0.57%) XenServer
11 3 (0.57%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 27 (5.16%) SCCM
2 12 (2.29%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.76%) SCOM
5 4 (0.76%) HP NNM
6 3 (0.57%) Unicenter
6 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.57%) Nagios
6 3 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (0.57%) Cacti
6 3 (0.57%) cPanel
7 2 (0.38%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.38%) WSUS
7 2 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.38%) Legato
8 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 137 (26.20%) Microsoft
2 96 (18.36%) VMware
3 88 (16.83%) Cisco
4 64 (12.24%) Citrix
5 60 (11.47%) Oracle
6 33 (6.31%) SolarWinds
7 30 (5.74%) SAP
8 27 (5.16%) Remedy
9 22 (4.21%) HP
10 14 (2.68%) Lotus
11 13 (2.49%) EMC
11 13 (2.49%) Ciena
12 10 (1.91%) Dell
13 9 (1.72%) CheckPoint
13 9 (1.72%) Avaya
13 9 (1.72%) IBM
13 9 (1.72%) Fujitsu
14 8 (1.53%) Juniper
14 8 (1.53%) BEA
14 8 (1.53%) Sun
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum + £5,000 bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: Market rates + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Fantastic Opportunity
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Commission OTE £66,800+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £18,000 + Health, Pension, Dental, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive benefits scheme
Posted: 8 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 17 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum dependent on experience and certific
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: £ competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 25 days ago