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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 89 78 115
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +37
Permanent jobs citing SLA 188 272 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.89% 3.59% 2.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.44% 32.04% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 146 205 170
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,625 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +5.26%
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
711 849 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.91% 11.22% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 591 641 768
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,821 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -8 76 £40,000 -4.19% 7
Cambridgeshire +6 43 £33,000 +3.12% 3
Bedfordshire -14 34 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Essex -13 25 £26,750 -33.12% 3
Suffolk +16 9 £22,000 -37.14%
Norfolk +14 3 £26,125 -9.13% 1
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SLA.

1 189 (40.04%) ITIL
2 163 (34.53%) Windows
3 111 (23.52%) SQL
4 108 (22.88%) Microsoft
5 98 (20.76%) Finance
6 97 (20.55%) Cisco
7 96 (20.34%) VMware
8 92 (19.49%) Firewall
9 86 (18.22%) Windows Server
10 85 (18.01%) VMware Infrastructure
11 84 (17.80%) Active Directory
12 81 (17.16%) Oracle
13 75 (15.89%) Linux
14 68 (14.41%) Service Delivery
15 67 (14.19%) TCP/IP
16 66 (13.98%) MS Office
17 61 (12.92%) SQL Server
17 61 (12.92%) Citrix
18 57 (12.08%) Cisco Certification
18 57 (12.08%) DNS
19 56 (11.86%) MS Excel
19 56 (11.86%) MS Exchange
19 56 (11.86%) Change Management
20 54 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
20 54 (11.44%) Mentoring
21 53 (11.23%) HP
22 49 (10.38%) VPN
22 49 (10.38%) SAN
23 48 (10.17%) Incident Management
23 48 (10.17%) High Availability

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 42 (8.90%) IIS
3 39 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (7.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 35 (7.42%) Apache
6 33 (6.99%) Tomcat
7 28 (5.93%) SharePoint
8 20 (4.24%) JBoss
9 19 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 19 (4.03%) WebLogic
10 14 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (2.12%) Skype for Business
12 9 (1.91%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.85%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.85%) Moodle
13 4 (0.85%) nginx
13 4 (0.85%) WordPress
14 3 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 66 (13.98%) MS Office
2 56 (11.86%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Magento
1 4 (0.85%) SAP CO
1 4 (0.85%) SAP FI
1 4 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.42%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.21%) AWD
3 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.75%) Office 365
2 32 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (19.49%) Firewall
2 67 (14.19%) TCP/IP
3 57 (12.08%) DNS
4 49 (10.38%) SAN
4 49 (10.38%) VPN
5 47 (9.96%) DHCP
5 47 (9.96%) SSL
6 43 (9.11%) WAN
7 39 (8.26%) OSPF
8 38 (8.05%) LAN
9 36 (7.63%) NAS
10 23 (4.87%) VLAN
11 21 (4.45%) BGP
12 18 (3.81%) Remote Desktop
13 17 (3.60%) Wireless
14 15 (3.18%) VoIP
15 14 (2.97%) DWDM
15 14 (2.97%) VRRP
15 14 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (2.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 28 (5.93%) MySQL
4 22 (4.66%) Oracle Database
5 21 (4.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 17 (3.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 17 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.27%) Big Data
9 6 (1.27%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.06%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.64%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.42%) Oracle Exadata
13 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.85%) JMeter
1 4 (0.85%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.21%) FitNesse
2 1 (0.21%) The Grinder
General
1 98 (20.76%) Finance
2 28 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.30%) Banking
4 12 (2.54%) Retail
5 7 (1.48%) Marketing
6 6 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.06%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.06%) Legal
8 4 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.64%) Publishing
9 3 (0.64%) Welsh Language
10 2 (0.42%) Law
10 2 (0.42%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 108 (22.88%) Analyst
2 75 (15.89%) Support Analyst
3 61 (12.92%) Support Engineer
4 46 (9.75%) Applications Support
5 35 (7.42%) Team Leader
6 32 (6.78%) Applications Support Analyst
7 30 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 27 (5.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 22 (4.66%) Technical Support
10 21 (4.45%) IT Support
10 21 (4.45%) Service Analyst
10 21 (4.45%) Technical Engineer
11 20 (4.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 20 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support
11 20 (4.24%) Developer
11 20 (4.24%) Senior Analyst
12 19 (4.03%) Cisco Engineer
12 19 (4.03%) Network Engineer
13 18 (3.81%) Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (3.81%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.14%) XML
2 20 (4.24%) .NET
3 17 (3.60%) Hibernate
3 17 (3.60%) Middleware
3 17 (3.60%) Spring
4 14 (2.97%) XSLT
5 12 (2.54%) Java EE
5 12 (2.54%) JSF
5 12 (2.54%) JSP
5 12 (2.54%) Struts
5 12 (2.54%) XSL
6 10 (2.12%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.69%) Web Services
8 6 (1.27%) CSS
8 6 (1.27%) HTML
8 6 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 5 (1.06%) J2EE
9 5 (1.06%) LAMP
9 5 (1.06%) XML Messaging
10 4 (0.85%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.75%) Replication
2 33 (6.99%) Blackberry
3 32 (6.78%) Data Centre
4 31 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (5.93%) Hybrid Cloud
6 19 (4.03%) Fat Client
6 19 (4.03%) Thin Client
7 16 (3.39%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.75%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.54%) Clustering
9 12 (2.54%) Fintech
10 10 (2.12%) HP StoreVirtual
11 9 (1.91%) CMDB
11 9 (1.91%) Data Protection Act
11 9 (1.91%) Life Science
11 9 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.48%) AS400
13 6 (1.27%) Driving Licence
13 6 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (1.06%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 163 (34.53%) Windows
2 86 (18.22%) Windows Server
3 75 (15.89%) Linux
4 54 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (9.96%) Unix
6 37 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (4.87%) Windows 7
9 19 (4.03%) Windows 8
10 9 (1.91%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.48%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (1.48%) OS/400
12 5 (1.06%) CentOS
12 5 (1.06%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.64%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.42%) Solaris
15 1 (0.21%) AIX
15 1 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (40.04%) ITIL
2 68 (14.41%) Service Delivery
3 56 (11.86%) Change Management
4 54 (11.44%) Mentoring
5 48 (10.17%) High Availability
5 48 (10.17%) Incident Management
6 33 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
6 33 (6.99%) Time Management
7 28 (5.93%) Data Protection
8 27 (5.72%) Problem Management
8 27 (5.72%) Project Management
9 25 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (5.30%) Line Management
10 24 (5.08%) Service Management
11 23 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (3.60%) Data Analysis
13 17 (3.60%) Network Monitoring
13 17 (3.60%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 111 (23.52%) SQL
2 37 (7.84%) PL/SQL
3 31 (6.57%) Java
4 25 (5.30%) Shell Script
5 15 (3.18%) Bash Shell
5 15 (3.18%) PowerShell
6 10 (2.12%) VB
6 10 (2.12%) VBA
7 6 (1.27%) PHP
8 5 (1.06%) Perl
9 4 (0.85%) C#
9 4 (0.85%) COBOL
10 3 (0.64%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.64%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.42%) Erlang
12 1 (0.21%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.21%) C
12 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (12.08%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (7.63%) Degree
3 35 (7.42%) CCNA
4 34 (7.20%) CCNP
4 34 (7.20%) Security Cleared
5 30 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (5.51%) SC Cleared
7 25 (5.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (4.87%) MCSE
9 14 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (2.97%) MCSA
10 10 (2.12%) IBM Certification
10 10 (2.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (2.12%) MCP
11 9 (1.91%) CCNP Voice
12 7 (1.48%) NCDA
13 6 (1.27%) A+ Certification
13 6 (1.27%) CCVP
13 6 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (0.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.48%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.42%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (18.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 84 (17.80%) Active Directory
3 27 (5.72%) Hyper-V
4 26 (5.51%) Terminal Services
5 25 (5.30%) vSphere
6 22 (4.66%) XenApp
7 20 (4.24%) Oracle RAC
8 18 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (2.97%) Xen
10 10 (2.12%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.06%) iptables
11 5 (1.06%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.85%) Sendmail
12 4 (0.85%) Varnish
12 4 (0.85%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.64%) Firmware
13 3 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.42%) XenServer
15 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (2.54%) HP NNM
2 9 (1.91%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (1.69%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.69%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.48%) SnapMirror
4 7 (1.48%) Tivoli
4 7 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (1.27%) Nagios
5 6 (1.27%) SCCM
6 4 (0.85%) Cacti
6 4 (0.85%) cPanel
6 4 (0.85%) SCOM
7 3 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.64%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 108 (22.88%) Microsoft
2 97 (20.55%) Cisco
3 96 (20.34%) VMware
4 81 (17.16%) Oracle
5 61 (12.92%) Citrix
6 53 (11.23%) HP
7 35 (7.42%) Apple
8 29 (6.14%) Fujitsu
8 29 (6.14%) IBM
8 29 (6.14%) SonicWALL
9 23 (4.87%) Juniper
10 18 (3.81%) F5
10 18 (3.81%) SolarWinds
11 16 (3.39%) Dell
11 16 (3.39%) NetApp
12 15 (3.18%) SAP
13 11 (2.33%) ServiceNow
13 11 (2.33%) WorldPay
14 10 (2.12%) BEA
14 10 (2.12%) Progress
Hemel Hempstead
Capita Internal Resourcing (Capita RPO)
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 15% flex + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Eames Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 24 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Total Package £62,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 24 days ago