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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 85 101 82
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing SLA 212 195 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.87% 2.51% 3.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.07% 23.13% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 158 156 185
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,800 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
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
705 843 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.54% 10.83% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 550 668 584
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £70,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +9 70 £45,000 - 12
Essex +27 55 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Bedfordshire -15 49 £50,000 +21.21% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 27 £31,000 -3.12%
Norfolk +17 9 £28,500 -57.77% 1
Suffolk 0 2 £36,250 +11.53%
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 172 (36.67%) Windows
2 149 (31.77%) ITIL
3 123 (26.23%) Active Directory
4 114 (24.31%) Microsoft
5 106 (22.60%) VMware
6 105 (22.39%) SQL
7 96 (20.47%) Service Delivery
8 90 (19.19%) Finance
9 80 (17.06%) DNS
10 77 (16.42%) Citrix
11 75 (15.99%) Mentoring
12 71 (15.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 68 (14.50%) DHCP
14 63 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 62 (13.22%) Change Management
16 61 (13.01%) Cisco
17 56 (11.94%) MS Excel
18 47 (10.02%) Disaster Recovery
18 47 (10.02%) Agile Software Development
18 47 (10.02%) Windows Server 2012
19 46 (9.81%) Incident Management
19 46 (9.81%) Linux
19 46 (9.81%) SQL Server
19 46 (9.81%) WAN
20 45 (9.59%) TCP/IP
20 45 (9.59%) Oracle
20 45 (9.59%) MS Office
20 45 (9.59%) PL/SQL
21 44 (9.38%) LAN
21 44 (9.38%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 39 (8.32%) MS Exchange
2 28 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (4.69%) IIS
4 21 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 19 (4.05%) Tomcat
6 18 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (2.99%) WebLogic
9 12 (2.56%) Apache
9 12 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (1.92%) IBM Notes
11 6 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.07%) Joomla!
12 5 (1.07%) WordPress
12 5 (1.07%) nginx
12 5 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.85%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.64%) CMS
Applications
1 56 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 45 (9.59%) MS Office
3 9 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) SAP CRM
2 5 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.07%) Magento
2 5 (1.07%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.07%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.85%) Maximo
4 2 (0.43%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) assyst
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (4.05%) Office 365
2 5 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (17.06%) DNS
2 68 (14.50%) DHCP
3 46 (9.81%) WAN
4 45 (9.59%) TCP/IP
5 44 (9.38%) LAN
6 33 (7.04%) Firewall
7 29 (6.18%) LDAP
8 28 (5.97%) SAN
9 27 (5.76%) VPN
10 25 (5.33%) SSL
11 17 (3.62%) OSPF
12 15 (3.20%) NAS
13 14 (2.99%) BGP
13 14 (2.99%) DWDM
14 13 (2.77%) AMQP
15 10 (2.13%) NetScaler
15 10 (2.13%) MPLS
15 10 (2.13%) FTP
16 9 (1.92%) VoIP
16 9 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 20 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 20 (4.26%) MySQL
3 12 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.43%) SAP BI
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.21%) OLTP
10 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.49%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (0.64%) Maven
2 3 (0.64%) JIRA
3 2 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.21%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
General
1 90 (19.19%) Finance
2 24 (5.12%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.84%) Banking
3 18 (3.84%) Retail
4 7 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.28%) Marketing
6 5 (1.07%) Billing
6 5 (1.07%) Publishing
6 5 (1.07%) Legal
7 3 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.21%) Law
8 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.21%) Hindi Language
8 1 (0.21%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 88 (18.76%) Analyst
2 57 (12.15%) Support Analyst
3 35 (7.46%) Senior Manager
4 34 (7.25%) Service Manager
4 34 (7.25%) Delivery Manager
5 32 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 29 (6.18%) Developer
7 28 (5.97%) Applications Support
8 22 (4.69%) Server Support
9 21 (4.48%) Administrator
9 21 (4.48%) Team Leader
10 20 (4.26%) Services Delivery Manager
11 19 (4.05%) Technical Support
12 18 (3.84%) Network Engineer
13 17 (3.62%) Applications Support Analyst
14 15 (3.20%) Technical Analyst
14 15 (3.20%) 3rd Line Support
14 15 (3.20%) Technical Manager
15 14 (2.99%) Technical Engineer
15 14 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.48%) XML
2 20 (4.26%) REST
3 19 (4.05%) XSL
3 19 (4.05%) XSLT
3 19 (4.05%) JMS
4 18 (3.84%) CSS
5 16 (3.41%) .NET
6 15 (3.20%) HTML
6 15 (3.20%) Web Services
6 15 (3.20%) Java EE
7 11 (2.35%) Hibernate
7 11 (2.35%) Spring
8 9 (1.92%) LINQ
8 9 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (1.92%) JSP
8 9 (1.92%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.71%) Struts
9 8 (1.71%) WPF
9 8 (1.71%) JSF
9 8 (1.71%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.76%) CMDB
3 23 (4.90%) Replication
4 17 (3.62%) Client/Server
5 16 (3.41%) Blackberry
5 16 (3.41%) Data Centre
6 13 (2.77%) AS400
7 12 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (2.35%) Fat Client
8 11 (2.35%) Thin Client
8 11 (2.35%) User Experience
9 9 (1.92%) Statistics
10 8 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.28%) Clustering
11 6 (1.28%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.07%) FMCG
13 4 (0.85%) NHS
13 4 (0.85%) HP StoreVirtual
14 3 (0.64%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 172 (36.67%) Windows
2 63 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (10.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (9.81%) Linux
5 30 (6.40%) Windows 7
6 28 (5.97%) Windows XP
7 23 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (4.90%) UNIX
8 14 (2.99%) Solaris
9 6 (1.28%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.07%) CentOS
11 4 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.85%) Debian
12 3 (0.64%) AIX
13 2 (0.43%) HPUX
13 2 (0.43%) Android
14 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.21%) VMS
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (31.77%) ITIL
2 96 (20.47%) Service Delivery
3 75 (15.99%) Mentoring
4 62 (13.22%) Change Management
5 47 (10.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 47 (10.02%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (9.81%) Incident Management
7 39 (8.32%) Time Management
8 37 (7.89%) Project Management
9 29 (6.18%) Service Management
10 27 (5.76%) E-Commerce
10 27 (5.76%) Security Patching
10 27 (5.76%) Line Management
11 24 (5.12%) CRM
11 24 (5.12%) Problem Management
12 19 (4.05%) Change Control
13 17 (3.62%) People Management
13 17 (3.62%) PRINCE2
14 15 (3.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 105 (22.39%) SQL
2 45 (9.59%) PL/SQL
3 34 (7.25%) Java
4 22 (4.69%) PowerShell
5 16 (3.41%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.35%) C#
6 11 (2.35%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.13%) VB
8 9 (1.92%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 9 (1.92%) COBOL
9 8 (1.71%) Perl
10 6 (1.28%) VBA
11 5 (1.07%) PHP
12 4 (0.85%) ABAP
13 3 (0.64%) VBScript
14 1 (0.21%) R
14 1 (0.21%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (5.54%) MCSE
4 25 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (5.12%) Degree
6 19 (4.05%) SC Cleared
6 19 (4.05%) Security Cleared
7 18 (3.84%) CCNA
8 17 (3.62%) MCP
9 16 (3.41%) MCSA
10 15 (3.20%) CCNP
11 8 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.07%) MCTS
13 5 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.64%) A+ Certification
14 3 (0.64%) MCITP
14 3 (0.64%) PMP
14 3 (0.64%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.64%) QA
3 2 (0.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.43%) GMP
4 1 (0.21%) BS7799
System Software
1 123 (26.23%) Active Directory
2 71 (15.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.90%) vSphere
4 19 (4.05%) XenApp
5 18 (3.84%) VMware ESX
6 17 (3.62%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (3.20%) XenDesktop
8 14 (2.99%) Hyper-V
9 13 (2.77%) Terminal Services
10 10 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (1.49%) iptables
12 6 (1.28%) Xen
13 5 (1.07%) Sendmail
13 5 (1.07%) Varnish
14 4 (0.85%) MetaFrame
15 3 (0.64%) Firmware
15 3 (0.64%) XenServer
15 3 (0.64%) NFS
15 3 (0.64%) KVM
16 2 (0.43%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (2.77%) SCCM
2 9 (1.92%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.07%) Cacti
3 5 (1.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (1.07%) Nagios
3 5 (1.07%) cPanel
4 4 (0.85%) Netcool
4 4 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.85%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.85%) HP NNM
5 3 (0.64%) SCOM
5 3 (0.64%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.43%) Puppet
6 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.43%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.43%) Legato
6 2 (0.43%) WSUS
6 2 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.21%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 114 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 106 (22.60%) VMware
3 77 (16.42%) Citrix
4 61 (13.01%) Cisco
5 45 (9.59%) Oracle
6 36 (7.68%) SolarWinds
7 30 (6.40%) HP
8 21 (4.48%) Remedy
9 16 (3.41%) SAP
10 14 (2.99%) Fujitsu
11 13 (2.77%) Apple
12 12 (2.56%) IBM
12 12 (2.56%) SonicWALL
13 11 (2.35%) Dell
14 10 (2.13%) Juniper
14 10 (2.13%) Symantec
15 9 (1.92%) Ciena
15 9 (1.92%) Lotus
16 8 (1.71%) Red Hat
16 8 (1.71%) F5
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