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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 69 83 109
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +26
Permanent jobs citing SLA 265 224 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.63% 3.18% 2.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.56% 29.79% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 210 153 144
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £76,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
814 752 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.14% 10.68% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 617 588 707
Average salary £43,900 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.39% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +2 96 £41,250 +19.56% 17
Bedfordshire +25 65 £46,500 +3.33% 4
Essex -12 50 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 45 £30,000 -8.04% 2
Norfolk +1 6 £36,250 -27.50% 1
Suffolk -4 5 £22,500 +9.75%
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 254 (46.61%) ITIL
2 156 (28.62%) Windows
3 154 (28.26%) Microsoft
4 146 (26.79%) SQL
5 131 (24.04%) Service Delivery
6 130 (23.85%) Finance
7 106 (19.45%) Cisco
8 99 (18.17%) Linux
9 91 (16.70%) Active Directory
10 87 (15.96%) Java
11 81 (14.86%) Oracle
12 80 (14.68%) MS Excel
13 76 (13.94%) UNIX
14 75 (13.76%) PL/SQL
15 70 (12.84%) SQL Server
16 66 (12.11%) MS Office
17 62 (11.38%) Service Management
17 62 (11.38%) Incident Management
18 60 (11.01%) Change Management
19 59 (10.83%) Problem Management
20 54 (9.91%) Cisco Certification
21 53 (9.72%) J2EE
22 52 (9.54%) MySQL
23 51 (9.36%) IIS
23 51 (9.36%) VMware
24 50 (9.17%) Firewall
24 50 (9.17%) Apache
25 48 (8.81%) Time Management
26 45 (8.26%) Tomcat
27 44 (8.07%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 51 (9.36%) IIS
2 50 (9.17%) Apache
3 45 (8.26%) Tomcat
4 38 (6.97%) WebLogic
5 31 (5.69%) SharePoint
6 27 (4.95%) MS Exchange
7 14 (2.57%) Apache Solr
8 12 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (1.65%) Lync
10 7 (1.28%) IBM Notes
10 7 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.55%) JBoss
13 2 (0.37%) SAP Portal
13 2 (0.37%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.37%) CMS
13 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 80 (14.68%) MS Excel
2 66 (12.11%) MS Office
3 20 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 20 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 21 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 21 (3.85%) SAP CO
2 13 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.37%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.37%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.18%) Agresso
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.92%) Office 365
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (9.17%) Firewall
2 41 (7.52%) DNS
3 35 (6.42%) TCP/IP
4 32 (5.87%) DHCP
4 32 (5.87%) LAN
4 32 (5.87%) WAN
5 29 (5.32%) OSPF
5 29 (5.32%) BGP
6 28 (5.14%) VPN
7 25 (4.59%) DWDM
8 24 (4.40%) MPLS
9 20 (3.67%) Wireless
9 20 (3.67%) SSL
10 19 (3.49%) EIGRP
10 19 (3.49%) RIP
10 19 (3.49%) HSRP
11 18 (3.30%) SAN
12 16 (2.94%) H.323
13 15 (2.75%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (2.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.54%) MySQL
3 21 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 18 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (2.75%) DB2
6 12 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.02%) QlikView
8 9 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.28%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (1.28%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.55%) SAP BI
12 3 (0.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
13 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Toad
2 1 (0.18%) JIRA
General
1 130 (23.85%) Finance
2 39 (7.16%) Telecoms
3 36 (6.61%) Retail
4 22 (4.04%) Banking
5 5 (0.92%) Billing
5 5 (0.92%) Back Office
5 5 (0.92%) Automotive
5 5 (0.92%) Legal
5 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.73%) Advertising
6 4 (0.73%) Publishing
7 3 (0.55%) Law
7 3 (0.55%) Local Government
8 2 (0.37%) Marketing
9 1 (0.18%) French Language
9 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.18%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 163 (29.91%) Analyst
2 85 (15.60%) Support Analyst
3 75 (13.76%) Applications Support
4 47 (8.62%) Applications Support Analyst
5 46 (8.44%) Service Analyst
6 40 (7.34%) Service Desk Analyst
7 38 (6.97%) Support Engineer
8 36 (6.61%) Service Manager
9 35 (6.42%) Network Engineer
10 26 (4.77%) Delivery Manager
11 25 (4.59%) Network Specialist
11 25 (4.59%) 1st Line Support
12 23 (4.22%) Services Delivery Manager
12 23 (4.22%) Business Analyst
13 22 (4.04%) Support Manager
14 20 (3.67%) Senior Network Engineer
14 20 (3.67%) SAP Analyst
15 19 (3.49%) Developer
16 18 (3.30%) IT Support
17 16 (2.94%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (9.72%) J2EE
2 23 (4.22%) XML
3 19 (3.49%) XSLT
4 18 (3.30%) XSL
4 18 (3.30%) HTML
5 16 (2.94%) JSP
6 14 (2.57%) Web Services
7 13 (2.39%) .NET
8 10 (1.83%) Struts
8 10 (1.83%) JMS
8 10 (1.83%) Hibernate
8 10 (1.83%) Spring
8 10 (1.83%) JSF
8 10 (1.83%) Java EE
9 9 (1.65%) WinForms
9 9 (1.65%) CSS
10 8 (1.47%) REST
11 5 (0.92%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.73%) COM
12 4 (0.73%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (2.02%) FMCG
5 10 (1.83%) Mobile Computing
5 10 (1.83%) Clustering
5 10 (1.83%) Mathematics
6 9 (1.65%) PKI
7 8 (1.47%) CMDB
8 7 (1.28%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.28%) Data Extraction
8 7 (1.28%) AS400
8 7 (1.28%) Replication
8 7 (1.28%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.28%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.10%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.92%) PMI
10 5 (0.92%) Smartphone
10 5 (0.92%) Statistics
10 5 (0.92%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 156 (28.62%) Windows
2 99 (18.17%) Linux
3 76 (13.94%) UNIX
4 44 (8.07%) Solaris
5 40 (7.34%) Windows 7
6 23 (4.22%) Windows XP
7 18 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 16 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (2.39%) Debian
10 9 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.10%) Android
11 6 (1.10%) HPUX
11 6 (1.10%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.92%) AIX
13 3 (0.55%) CentOS
14 2 (0.37%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (46.61%) ITIL
2 131 (24.04%) Service Delivery
3 62 (11.38%) Service Management
3 62 (11.38%) Incident Management
4 60 (11.01%) Change Management
5 59 (10.83%) Problem Management
6 48 (8.81%) Time Management
7 43 (7.89%) Change Control
8 40 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
9 36 (6.61%) Project Management
10 34 (6.24%) E-Commerce
11 29 (5.32%) Mentoring
12 25 (4.59%) PRINCE2
12 25 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (4.40%) CRM
14 23 (4.22%) PRINCE
15 19 (3.49%) Network Management
16 18 (3.30%) Process Improvement
16 18 (3.30%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 146 (26.79%) SQL
2 87 (15.96%) Java
3 75 (13.76%) PL/SQL
4 30 (5.50%) Shell Script
5 27 (4.95%) PowerShell
6 15 (2.75%) C
7 14 (2.57%) JavaScript
7 14 (2.57%) Perl
8 10 (1.83%) C#
9 7 (1.28%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.92%) COBOL
11 4 (0.73%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.73%) Erlang
12 3 (0.55%) VB
13 2 (0.37%) VBScript
14 1 (0.18%) Python
14 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.18%) C++
14 1 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (9.91%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (6.79%) ITIL Certification
3 36 (6.61%) CCNP
4 30 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (5.50%) Degree
5 22 (4.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 21 (3.85%) CCNA
7 20 (3.67%) SC Cleared
7 20 (3.67%) Security Cleared
8 14 (2.57%) MCP
9 11 (2.02%) MCSE
9 11 (2.02%) MCSA
9 11 (2.02%) CCSA
10 10 (1.83%) MCTS
10 10 (1.83%) VCP4
11 6 (1.10%) MCITP
12 5 (0.92%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.55%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.73%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) HL7
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.18%) GMP
3 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 91 (16.70%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.10%) VMware Server
4 6 (1.10%) Postfix
4 6 (1.10%) NFS
4 6 (1.10%) Samba
4 6 (1.10%) vSphere
4 6 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.92%) XenApp
6 4 (0.73%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.55%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.18%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
9 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.18%) XenServer
9 1 (0.18%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 21 (3.85%) SCCM
2 19 (3.49%) HP NNM
3 12 (2.20%) SCOM
4 6 (1.10%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.10%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.55%) Unicenter
5 3 (0.55%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.37%) OpenView
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 154 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 106 (19.45%) Cisco
3 81 (14.86%) Oracle
4 51 (9.36%) VMware
5 33 (6.06%) SAP
5 33 (6.06%) Citrix
6 32 (5.87%) Juniper
7 27 (4.95%) HP
8 25 (4.59%) SolarWinds
9 19 (3.49%) F5
10 17 (3.12%) Remedy
11 15 (2.75%) IBM
12 14 (2.57%) Sun
13 12 (2.20%) CheckPoint
14 10 (1.83%) Avaya
15 9 (1.65%) EMC
16 8 (1.47%) ServiceNow
17 7 (1.28%) Ciena
17 7 (1.28%) Apple
17 7 (1.28%) Lotus
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