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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 92 86 105
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing SLA 219 212 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.89% 2.97% 2.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.34% 30.68% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 180 156 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
801 691 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.56% 9.68% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 632 557 704
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Bedfordshire +13 87 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Hertfordshire +6 61 £40,000 - 12
Cambridgeshire +3 49 £32,500 - 6
Essex -25 17 £35,000 -26.31% 4
Suffolk -1 4 £42,500 +107.31%
Norfolk +8 3 £67,500 +66.66% 3
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 181 (42.99%) ITIL
2 124 (29.45%) Windows
3 115 (27.32%) Service Delivery
4 111 (26.37%) Microsoft
5 99 (23.52%) Finance
6 92 (21.85%) MS Excel
7 78 (18.53%) Active Directory
8 75 (17.81%) MS Office
9 69 (16.39%) Cisco
10 61 (14.49%) SQL
11 59 (14.01%) Service Management
12 53 (12.59%) Change Management
13 49 (11.64%) Linux
14 46 (10.93%) Project Management
14 46 (10.93%) DNS
15 45 (10.69%) Incident Management
16 43 (10.21%) VMware
17 41 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
18 40 (9.50%) DHCP
18 40 (9.50%) TCP/IP
18 40 (9.50%) SQL Server
19 38 (9.03%) Oracle
19 38 (9.03%) IIS
20 36 (8.55%) Degree
20 36 (8.55%) Firewall
21 33 (7.84%) UNIX
21 33 (7.84%) HP
22 31 (7.36%) E-Commerce
23 30 (7.13%) PRINCE2
23 30 (7.13%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 38 (9.03%) IIS
2 26 (6.18%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.56%) Apache
4 13 (3.09%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (2.14%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.43%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 6 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.19%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.19%) Lync
9 4 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.95%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.71%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.24%) nginx
12 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 92 (21.85%) MS Excel
2 75 (17.81%) MS Office
3 24 (5.70%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.95%) MS Project
6 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.71%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.48%) TRIRIGA
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.24%) SAP CS
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.66%) SaaS
4 4 (0.95%) Office 365
5 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.24%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 46 (10.93%) DNS
2 40 (9.50%) TCP/IP
2 40 (9.50%) DHCP
3 36 (8.55%) Firewall
4 27 (6.41%) VPN
4 27 (6.41%) SAN
5 23 (5.46%) Wireless
5 23 (5.46%) FTP
5 23 (5.46%) MPLS
6 21 (4.99%) OSPF
6 21 (4.99%) SSL
7 19 (4.51%) WAN
7 19 (4.51%) LAN
7 19 (4.51%) BGP
8 18 (4.28%) HSRP
9 16 (3.80%) DWDM
9 16 (3.80%) EIGRP
9 16 (3.80%) RIP
10 13 (3.09%) Internet
11 12 (2.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.80%) MySQL
3 13 (3.09%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.19%) DB2
7 4 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.95%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.24%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.24%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (1.43%) JIRA
2 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.24%) Ant
3 1 (0.24%) Maven
3 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.24%) Hudson
3 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 99 (23.52%) Finance
2 21 (4.99%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.28%) Retail
4 15 (3.56%) Banking
4 15 (3.56%) Marketing
5 14 (3.33%) Back Office
6 12 (2.85%) Military
7 8 (1.90%) Legal
8 7 (1.66%) Electronics
9 5 (1.19%) Law
10 4 (0.95%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.95%) Advertising
10 4 (0.95%) French Language
10 4 (0.95%) German Language
10 4 (0.95%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.95%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.71%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.71%) Billing
11 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (23.52%) Analyst
2 67 (15.91%) Service Manager
3 47 (11.16%) Support Engineer
4 46 (10.93%) Support Analyst
5 37 (8.79%) Services Delivery Manager
5 37 (8.79%) Delivery Manager
6 28 (6.65%) Applications Support
7 26 (6.18%) Team Leader
8 25 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (5.70%) Service Analyst
10 22 (5.23%) Service Desk Analyst
11 20 (4.75%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (4.75%) Web Engineer
12 19 (4.51%) Applications Support Analyst
13 17 (4.04%) Service Desk Manager
14 16 (3.80%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (3.56%) IT Support
16 12 (2.85%) Storage Specialist
16 12 (2.85%) Consultant
17 11 (2.61%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.23%) Web Services
2 16 (3.80%) HTML
3 14 (3.33%) COM
4 13 (3.09%) XML
5 12 (2.85%) J2EE
6 5 (1.19%) Middleware
7 4 (0.95%) CSS
8 3 (0.71%) JSP
8 3 (0.71%) .NET
8 3 (0.71%) LAMP
9 2 (0.48%) JCE
10 1 (0.24%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.24%) Spring
10 1 (0.24%) JSF
10 1 (0.24%) Java EE
10 1 (0.24%) REST
10 1 (0.24%) SOAP
10 1 (0.24%) Struts
10 1 (0.24%) XSL
10 1 (0.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.09%) Mathematics
2 13 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.38%) Symmetrix DMX
4 10 (2.38%) Chip and PIN
4 10 (2.38%) CLARiiON
5 9 (2.14%) Replication
5 9 (2.14%) Statistics
5 9 (2.14%) Firmware
5 9 (2.14%) Blackberry
6 8 (1.90%) Clustering
7 6 (1.43%) EMC Centera
7 6 (1.43%) iSeries
7 6 (1.43%) CMDB
8 5 (1.19%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.19%) PMI
9 4 (0.95%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 124 (29.45%) Windows
2 49 (11.64%) Linux
3 33 (7.84%) UNIX
4 21 (4.99%) Windows 7
5 19 (4.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (4.28%) Solaris
7 15 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (2.85%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.38%) AIX
10 9 (2.14%) Windows Vista
11 7 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.71%) CentOS
14 2 (0.48%) HPUX
14 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.24%) Android
15 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (42.99%) ITIL
2 115 (27.32%) Service Delivery
3 59 (14.01%) Service Management
4 53 (12.59%) Change Management
5 46 (10.93%) Project Management
6 45 (10.69%) Incident Management
7 31 (7.36%) E-Commerce
8 30 (7.13%) PRINCE2
9 28 (6.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 26 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (5.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (5.46%) DevOps
12 20 (4.75%) Database Security
12 20 (4.75%) CRM
13 19 (4.51%) Network Management
14 17 (4.04%) Process Improvement
14 17 (4.04%) Coaching
15 16 (3.80%) Network Load Balancing
15 16 (3.80%) PRINCE
16 15 (3.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 61 (14.49%) SQL
2 28 (6.65%) Java
3 25 (5.94%) PowerShell
4 19 (4.51%) Shell Script
5 17 (4.04%) Perl
6 16 (3.80%) PL/SQL
7 14 (3.33%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.14%) Python
9 7 (1.66%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.43%) AWK
10 6 (1.43%) Korn
11 5 (1.19%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.19%) C
12 4 (0.95%) PHP
12 4 (0.95%) Erlang
13 2 (0.48%) COBOL
14 1 (0.24%) VB
14 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 36 (8.55%) Degree
2 30 (7.13%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (6.89%) ITIL Certification
4 27 (6.41%) CCNP
5 22 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (4.28%) MCP
7 10 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.14%) SC Cleared
8 9 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.14%) MCSE
9 8 (1.90%) CCNA
10 7 (1.66%) MCSA
10 7 (1.66%) MCTS
11 6 (1.43%) MCITP
12 5 (1.19%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.71%) CCSP
14 3 (0.71%) CISSP
14 3 (0.71%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 3 (0.71%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.61%) QA
2 6 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) HL7
5 1 (0.24%) GxP
System Software
1 78 (18.53%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.61%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.90%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.66%) NFS
5 7 (1.66%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (1.43%) vSphere
7 5 (1.19%) XenApp
7 5 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.95%) vCloud
8 4 (0.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (0.95%) SRDF
9 3 (0.71%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.71%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.71%) VMFS
10 2 (0.48%) UAG
10 2 (0.48%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.48%) XenServer
11 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (6.18%) SCOM
2 15 (3.56%) HP NNM
3 8 (1.90%) SCCM
4 6 (1.43%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (0.95%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.95%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.48%) Nagios
6 2 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.48%) Puppet
6 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.48%) OpenView
6 2 (0.48%) Opsview
7 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.24%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (26.37%) Microsoft
2 69 (16.39%) Cisco
3 43 (10.21%) VMware
4 38 (9.03%) Oracle
5 33 (7.84%) HP
6 27 (6.41%) Juniper
7 26 (6.18%) NetApp
8 23 (5.46%) Citrix
9 17 (4.04%) F5
10 14 (3.33%) EMC
11 12 (2.85%) Red Hat
12 10 (2.38%) Adobe
13 9 (2.14%) JBoss
13 9 (2.14%) Symantec
14 8 (1.90%) IBM
15 7 (1.66%) SAP
15 7 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (1.43%) Brocade
17 5 (1.19%) Fortinet
17 5 (1.19%) ServiceNow
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