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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 74 103 96
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 259 231 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.47% 2.68% 2.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.20% 24.84% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 200 174 180
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,736
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.53%
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
830 930 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.12% 10.79% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 647 755 709
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +23 121 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Essex +14 53 £50,000 +53.84% 5
Bedfordshire +11 43 £46,500 +16.25% 5
Cambridgeshire +15 35 £33,500 -2.89% 7
Suffolk +7 5 £35,000 +26.12% 1
Norfolk +1 3 £32,500 +35.41% 2
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 233 (42.44%) ITIL
2 168 (30.60%) Windows
3 153 (27.87%) Microsoft
4 148 (26.96%) SQL
5 125 (22.77%) Finance
6 123 (22.40%) Service Delivery
7 108 (19.67%) Active Directory
8 100 (18.21%) Cisco
9 99 (18.03%) Linux
10 76 (13.84%) Java
11 72 (13.11%) UNIX
12 70 (12.75%) SQL Server
12 70 (12.75%) VMware
13 68 (12.39%) PL/SQL
14 67 (12.20%) Oracle
14 67 (12.20%) MS Excel
15 65 (11.84%) MS Office
16 63 (11.48%) Problem Management
17 61 (11.11%) Incident Management
18 57 (10.38%) Change Management
19 54 (9.84%) MySQL
20 53 (9.65%) Service Management
21 51 (9.29%) Citrix
21 51 (9.29%) Time Management
22 49 (8.93%) DNS
22 49 (8.93%) J2EE
22 49 (8.93%) Apache
23 47 (8.56%) Cisco Certification
24 46 (8.38%) Firewall
25 45 (8.20%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 49 (8.93%) Apache
2 45 (8.20%) Tomcat
2 45 (8.20%) MS Exchange
3 42 (7.65%) IIS
4 40 (7.29%) SharePoint
4 40 (7.29%) WebLogic
5 24 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.19%) Apache Solr
6 12 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (1.82%) IBM Notes
7 10 (1.82%) Lync
8 7 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.55%) Moodle
12 3 (0.55%) NetWeaver
12 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.55%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 67 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 65 (11.84%) MS Office
3 18 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.37%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 24 (4.37%) SAP FI
1 24 (4.37%) SAP FI/CO
1 24 (4.37%) SAP CO
2 13 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.55%) Magento
3 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.55%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.36%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.18%) Agresso
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.91%) Office 365
2 9 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.93%) DNS
2 46 (8.38%) Firewall
3 40 (7.29%) DHCP
3 40 (7.29%) WAN
4 39 (7.10%) TCP/IP
5 38 (6.92%) LAN
6 28 (5.10%) VPN
7 26 (4.74%) SAN
8 25 (4.55%) DWDM
9 21 (3.83%) OSPF
9 21 (3.83%) BGP
10 19 (3.46%) SSL
11 18 (3.28%) LDAP
12 16 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (2.73%) MPLS
14 14 (2.55%) Wireless
15 13 (2.37%) H.323
16 12 (2.19%) HSRP
16 12 (2.19%) EIGRP
16 12 (2.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.84%) MySQL
3 22 (4.01%) Oracle Database 10g
3 22 (4.01%) Oracle Database
4 16 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (2.37%) DB2
6 11 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (1.64%) QlikView
8 9 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.28%) PerformancePoint
10 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.36%) DTS
11 2 (0.36%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Toad
2 1 (0.18%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.18%) JIRA
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 125 (22.77%) Finance
2 34 (6.19%) Telecoms
2 34 (6.19%) Retail
3 20 (3.64%) Banking
4 7 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 5 (0.91%) Automotive
6 4 (0.73%) Legal
6 4 (0.73%) Publishing
6 4 (0.73%) Billing
7 3 (0.55%) Advertising
8 2 (0.36%) Law
8 2 (0.36%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.18%) French Language
9 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 154 (28.05%) Analyst
2 79 (14.39%) Support Analyst
3 64 (11.66%) Applications Support
4 38 (6.92%) Applications Support Analyst
5 37 (6.74%) Service Manager
6 36 (6.56%) Network Engineer
6 36 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
7 35 (6.38%) Service Analyst
8 29 (5.28%) Service Desk Analyst
9 26 (4.74%) Services Delivery Manager
9 26 (4.74%) Support Engineer
10 25 (4.55%) Business Analyst
11 23 (4.19%) 1st Line Support
11 23 (4.19%) IT Support
12 22 (4.01%) SAP Analyst
12 22 (4.01%) Support Manager
13 21 (3.83%) Developer
13 21 (3.83%) Senior Manager
14 18 (3.28%) Network Specialist
15 17 (3.10%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (8.93%) J2EE
2 22 (4.01%) XML
3 20 (3.64%) XSL
3 20 (3.64%) XSLT
4 16 (2.91%) .NET
5 14 (2.55%) WinForms
6 13 (2.37%) JMS
6 13 (2.37%) HTML
7 11 (2.00%) JSP
7 11 (2.00%) REST
8 9 (1.64%) WPF
8 9 (1.64%) LINQ
8 9 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (1.64%) Hibernate
8 9 (1.64%) Struts
8 9 (1.64%) Spring
8 9 (1.64%) JSF
8 9 (1.64%) Java EE
8 9 (1.64%) ASP.NET
8 9 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.73%) FMCG
3 14 (2.55%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.37%) Replication
4 13 (2.37%) Clustering
4 13 (2.37%) CMDB
5 12 (2.19%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.00%) AS400
6 11 (2.00%) Fat Client
6 11 (2.00%) Thin Client
7 9 (1.64%) User Experience
7 9 (1.64%) Statistics
7 9 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.28%) PKI
8 7 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.28%) Data Extraction
9 5 (0.91%) FlexPod
9 5 (0.91%) IVR
10 4 (0.73%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 168 (30.60%) Windows
2 99 (18.03%) Linux
3 72 (13.11%) UNIX
4 42 (7.65%) Windows 7
5 39 (7.10%) Solaris
5 39 (7.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (5.10%) Windows XP
8 19 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (2.73%) Debian
10 13 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (2.19%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.46%) Android
13 5 (0.91%) CentOS
13 5 (0.91%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.73%) HPUX
15 3 (0.55%) AIX
16 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (42.44%) ITIL
2 123 (22.40%) Service Delivery
3 63 (11.48%) Problem Management
4 61 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 57 (10.38%) Change Management
6 53 (9.65%) Service Management
7 51 (9.29%) Time Management
8 44 (8.01%) Mentoring
9 43 (7.83%) Change Control
10 37 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (6.01%) Project Management
12 31 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
13 28 (5.10%) CRM
13 28 (5.10%) E-Commerce
14 27 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (3.28%) PRINCE2
15 18 (3.28%) People Management
16 17 (3.10%) Coaching
16 17 (3.10%) Line Management
16 17 (3.10%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 148 (26.96%) SQL
2 76 (13.84%) Java
3 68 (12.39%) PL/SQL
4 29 (5.28%) Shell Script
5 26 (4.74%) PowerShell
6 16 (2.91%) Perl
7 15 (2.73%) C#
8 11 (2.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (1.64%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.46%) C
11 7 (1.28%) COBOL
11 7 (1.28%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.73%) VB
12 4 (0.73%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.55%) VBScript
13 3 (0.55%) PHP
14 1 (0.18%) C++
14 1 (0.18%) VBA
14 1 (0.18%) Python
14 1 (0.18%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 47 (8.56%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (6.38%) Degree
4 32 (5.83%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (4.92%) SC Cleared
5 27 (4.92%) Security Cleared
5 27 (4.92%) CCNP
6 25 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 21 (3.83%) CCNA
7 21 (3.83%) MCSE
8 17 (3.10%) MCP
9 16 (2.91%) MCSA
10 11 (2.00%) CCSA
11 9 (1.64%) MCTS
11 9 (1.64%) MCITP
12 5 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.36%) CCIE
13 2 (0.36%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.18%) MCDBA
14 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.73%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 4 (0.73%) GMP
1 4 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.55%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) BS7799
3 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (19.67%) Active Directory
2 42 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (2.00%) XenApp
4 11 (2.00%) vSphere
5 10 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.64%) iptables
7 8 (1.46%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.46%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.09%) Samba
8 6 (1.09%) NFS
8 6 (1.09%) Postfix
8 6 (1.09%) VMware Server
9 5 (0.91%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.91%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.73%) Xen
11 3 (0.55%) MetaFrame
11 3 (0.55%) Sendmail
11 3 (0.55%) XenServer
11 3 (0.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 24 (4.37%) SCCM
2 12 (2.19%) HP NNM
3 11 (2.00%) Data Guard
4 8 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (0.91%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.73%) SCOM
6 4 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (0.55%) Cacti
7 3 (0.55%) cPanel
7 3 (0.55%) Nagios
7 3 (0.55%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 153 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 100 (18.21%) Cisco
3 70 (12.75%) VMware
4 67 (12.20%) Oracle
5 51 (9.29%) Citrix
6 35 (6.38%) SAP
7 27 (4.92%) SolarWinds
8 25 (4.55%) HP
9 22 (4.01%) Juniper
10 21 (3.83%) Remedy
11 13 (2.37%) Sun
11 13 (2.37%) IBM
12 12 (2.19%) CheckPoint
12 12 (2.19%) F5
13 11 (2.00%) Ciena
13 11 (2.00%) Avaya
14 10 (1.82%) Apple
14 10 (1.82%) Lotus
15 8 (1.46%) EMC
15 8 (1.46%) Symantec
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + + Car (5K) + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Commission OTE £66,800+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum Plus benefits
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Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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Basildon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £22,500 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22500 per annum
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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