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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 92 103 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing SLA 216 203 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.86% 2.55% 3.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.40% 23.17% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 152 163 210
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -8.10%
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
688 876 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.12% 10.99% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 516 720 611
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +6 69 £42,500 -5.55% 14
Bedfordshire +14 61 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Essex +6 53 £36,500 +4.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 32 £31,000 -4.61% 3
Norfolk +4 5 £28,500 -49.10% 3
Suffolk -3 2 £36,250 +7.40% 1
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 197 (40.12%) Windows
2 165 (33.60%) ITIL
3 141 (28.72%) Active Directory
4 140 (28.51%) Microsoft
5 118 (24.03%) VMware
6 110 (22.40%) SQL
7 99 (20.16%) Service Delivery
8 93 (18.94%) DNS
9 90 (18.33%) Finance
10 86 (17.52%) Citrix
11 79 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 77 (15.68%) DHCP
13 72 (14.66%) Mentoring
14 68 (13.85%) Linux
14 68 (13.85%) Change Management
15 67 (13.65%) MS Excel
16 66 (13.44%) Windows Server 2008
17 61 (12.42%) Cisco
18 51 (10.39%) SQL Server
18 51 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
19 50 (10.18%) Windows Server 2012
20 49 (9.98%) Oracle
21 48 (9.78%) MS Office
21 48 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
21 48 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
21 48 (9.78%) Incident Management
22 47 (9.57%) WAN
23 45 (9.16%) LAN
23 45 (9.16%) MS Exchange
23 45 (9.16%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 45 (9.16%) MS Exchange
2 30 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (5.30%) IIS
4 25 (5.09%) Apache
5 23 (4.68%) SharePoint
6 22 (4.48%) Tomcat
7 18 (3.67%) WebLogic
8 16 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (2.44%) IBM Notes
11 11 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.02%) Joomla!
13 5 (1.02%) WordPress
13 5 (1.02%) nginx
14 4 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.81%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.61%) Lync
Applications
1 67 (13.65%) MS Excel
2 48 (9.78%) MS Office
3 8 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.63%) SAP FI
1 8 (1.63%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (1.63%) SAP CO
2 6 (1.22%) SAP CRM
3 5 (1.02%) Magento
4 4 (0.81%) Maximo
5 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.20%) assyst
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.48%) Office 365
2 21 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (18.94%) DNS
2 77 (15.68%) DHCP
3 47 (9.57%) WAN
4 45 (9.16%) LAN
4 45 (9.16%) TCP/IP
5 35 (7.13%) LDAP
6 30 (6.11%) SAN
6 30 (6.11%) Firewall
7 26 (5.30%) VPN
8 19 (3.87%) SSL
9 15 (3.05%) DWDM
10 14 (2.85%) NAS
10 14 (2.85%) AMQP
11 13 (2.65%) OSPF
11 13 (2.65%) FTP
12 11 (2.24%) SMTP
12 11 (2.24%) BGP
13 10 (2.04%) VoIP
14 9 (1.83%) Internet
15 8 (1.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.52%) MySQL
3 27 (5.50%) Oracle Database
3 27 (5.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.61%) DB2
9 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.41%) SAP BI
9 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.20%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.41%) Toad
1 2 (0.41%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (0.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.20%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 90 (18.33%) Finance
2 25 (5.09%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.89%) Retail
4 14 (2.85%) Banking
5 10 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.22%) Publishing
7 5 (1.02%) Legal
7 5 (1.02%) Marketing
8 4 (0.81%) Billing
9 3 (0.61%) Back Office
10 2 (0.41%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.20%) Hindi Language
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 93 (18.94%) Analyst
2 54 (11.00%) Support Analyst
3 43 (8.76%) Delivery Manager
4 42 (8.55%) Senior Manager
5 39 (7.94%) Applications Support
6 36 (7.33%) Service Manager
7 28 (5.70%) Server Support
8 27 (5.50%) Support Engineer
9 25 (5.09%) Services Delivery Manager
10 23 (4.68%) Applications Support Analyst
11 20 (4.07%) Administrator
12 19 (3.87%) Developer
12 19 (3.87%) Team Leader
13 17 (3.46%) 3rd Line Support
14 16 (3.26%) Support Manager
15 15 (3.05%) Network Engineer
15 15 (3.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (3.05%) IT Support
16 14 (2.85%) Technical Manager
17 13 (2.65%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.89%) XML
2 23 (4.68%) XSL
2 23 (4.68%) XSLT
3 17 (3.46%) J2EE
4 16 (3.26%) JMS
5 15 (3.05%) REST
6 13 (2.65%) Web Services
6 13 (2.65%) .NET
7 12 (2.44%) HTML
7 12 (2.44%) Java EE
8 11 (2.24%) Spring
8 11 (2.24%) JSF
8 11 (2.24%) JSP
8 11 (2.24%) Struts
8 11 (2.24%) Hibernate
9 10 (2.04%) CSS
10 9 (1.83%) ASP.NET
10 9 (1.83%) WinForms
10 9 (1.83%) WPF
10 9 (1.83%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.52%) CMDB
3 23 (4.68%) Replication
4 18 (3.67%) Data Centre
5 17 (3.46%) AS400
5 17 (3.46%) Client/Server
6 16 (3.26%) Blackberry
7 13 (2.65%) Statistics
8 12 (2.44%) Fat Client
8 12 (2.44%) Thin Client
9 11 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (2.04%) User Experience
11 9 (1.83%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.63%) FMCG
13 7 (1.43%) Clustering
14 5 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (1.02%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.81%) HP StoreVirtual
15 4 (0.81%) NHS
16 3 (0.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 197 (40.12%) Windows
2 68 (13.85%) Linux
3 66 (13.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (10.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (7.54%) Windows 7
6 36 (7.33%) Windows XP
6 36 (7.33%) UNIX
7 27 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (4.07%) Solaris
9 13 (2.65%) Debian
10 11 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.22%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.22%) CentOS
12 4 (0.81%) Android
12 4 (0.81%) HPUX
13 3 (0.61%) AIX
14 1 (0.20%) VMS
14 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (33.60%) ITIL
2 99 (20.16%) Service Delivery
3 72 (14.66%) Mentoring
4 68 (13.85%) Change Management
5 51 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 48 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (9.78%) Incident Management
7 40 (8.15%) Project Management
8 39 (7.94%) Time Management
9 37 (7.54%) Problem Management
10 36 (7.33%) Service Management
11 32 (6.52%) Security Patching
12 29 (5.91%) Line Management
13 28 (5.70%) E-Commerce
14 24 (4.89%) CRM
15 23 (4.68%) Change Control
16 19 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (3.67%) DSDM
17 18 (3.67%) PRINCE2
17 18 (3.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 110 (22.40%) SQL
2 44 (8.96%) Java
3 41 (8.35%) PL/SQL
4 30 (6.11%) PowerShell
5 17 (3.46%) Perl
6 14 (2.85%) Shell Script
7 12 (2.44%) C#
7 12 (2.44%) COBOL
8 9 (1.83%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.83%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.83%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.22%) VB
10 5 (1.02%) VBA
10 5 (1.02%) PHP
11 4 (0.81%) ABAP
12 3 (0.61%) VBScript
13 2 (0.41%) C
14 1 (0.20%) C++
14 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (7.13%) MCSE
3 34 (6.92%) Degree
4 33 (6.72%) ITIL Certification
5 28 (5.70%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (4.68%) SC Cleared
6 23 (4.68%) Security Cleared
7 22 (4.48%) MCSA
8 20 (4.07%) CCNA
9 19 (3.87%) MCP
10 13 (2.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (1.83%) CCNP
11 9 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.63%) MCTS
13 5 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.81%) MCITP
15 3 (0.61%) A+ Certification
15 3 (0.61%) PMP
15 3 (0.61%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.81%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 4 (0.81%) GMP
2 1 (0.20%) BS7799
2 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.20%) QA
System Software
1 141 (28.72%) Active Directory
2 79 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.09%) Oracle RAC
4 18 (3.67%) vSphere
5 17 (3.46%) XenApp
6 16 (3.26%) VMware ESX
7 14 (2.85%) Hyper-V
8 13 (2.65%) Terminal Services
8 13 (2.65%) XenDesktop
9 11 (2.24%) iptables
10 10 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (1.43%) NFS
11 7 (1.43%) Xen
12 6 (1.22%) Samba
13 5 (1.02%) MetaFrame
13 5 (1.02%) Sendmail
13 5 (1.02%) Varnish
14 4 (0.81%) XenServer
14 4 (0.81%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.81%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 20 (4.07%) SCCM
2 14 (2.85%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (1.22%) SCOM
5 5 (1.02%) Cacti
5 5 (1.02%) Nagios
5 5 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.02%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.02%) cPanel
6 3 (0.61%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.41%) WSUS
7 2 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.41%) Unicenter
7 2 (0.41%) Legato
7 2 (0.41%) Puppet
7 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.41%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.20%) SnapMirror
8 1 (0.20%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 140 (28.51%) Microsoft
2 118 (24.03%) VMware
3 86 (17.52%) Citrix
4 61 (12.42%) Cisco
5 49 (9.98%) Oracle
6 40 (8.15%) SolarWinds
7 25 (5.09%) HP
8 23 (4.68%) Remedy
9 18 (3.67%) SAP
10 13 (2.65%) Fujitsu
11 12 (2.44%) Ciena
11 12 (2.44%) Lotus
11 12 (2.44%) Apple
12 11 (2.24%) Dell
12 11 (2.24%) SonicWALL
13 9 (1.83%) IBM
13 9 (1.83%) Symantec
14 8 (1.63%) Red Hat
14 8 (1.63%) EMC
14 8 (1.63%) Akamai
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + + Bonus (6K) + Car (7K)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + bens - pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + package
Posted: 17 days ago