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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 81 87 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 231 208 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.05% 2.92% 2.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.62% 30.86% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 191 147 189
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,650 £55,000 £50,000
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
807 674 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.66% 9.47% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 632 541 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,300 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 October 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 1 October 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 +14 99 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Hertfordshire -3 57 £36,750 -13.52% 7
Cambridgeshire -7 52 £32,500 - 8
Essex -22 19 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Norfolk +7 4 £66,250 +63.58% 1
Suffolk -1 3 £42,500 +107.31%
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 190 (43.78%) ITIL
2 131 (30.18%) Windows
3 117 (26.96%) Service Delivery
4 116 (26.73%) Microsoft
5 105 (24.19%) Finance
6 95 (21.89%) MS Excel
7 83 (19.12%) Active Directory
8 77 (17.74%) MS Office
9 74 (17.05%) Cisco
10 61 (14.06%) SQL
11 56 (12.90%) Service Management
12 52 (11.98%) Change Management
13 51 (11.75%) Linux
14 47 (10.83%) Project Management
15 46 (10.60%) Oracle
15 46 (10.60%) DNS
15 46 (10.60%) Incident Management
16 45 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
17 44 (10.14%) VMware
18 43 (9.91%) TCP/IP
19 41 (9.45%) IIS
20 40 (9.22%) SQL Server
20 40 (9.22%) DHCP
20 40 (9.22%) Firewall
21 35 (8.06%) UNIX
21 35 (8.06%) Degree
22 34 (7.83%) Java
23 33 (7.60%) Cisco Certification
24 32 (7.37%) HP
24 32 (7.37%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 41 (9.45%) IIS
2 25 (5.76%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.46%) Apache
4 14 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.38%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 6 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.15%) Lync
9 5 (1.15%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.92%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.46%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.46%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.23%) nginx
13 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 95 (21.89%) MS Excel
2 77 (17.74%) MS Office
3 25 (5.76%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.92%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) SAP FI
1 4 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (0.92%) SAP CO
1 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.46%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) SAP CS
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 24 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.61%) SaaS
3 4 (0.92%) Office 365
4 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) GitHub
5 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 46 (10.60%) DNS
2 43 (9.91%) TCP/IP
3 40 (9.22%) DHCP
3 40 (9.22%) Firewall
4 30 (6.91%) VPN
5 28 (6.45%) SAN
6 25 (5.76%) FTP
6 25 (5.76%) MPLS
7 24 (5.53%) Wireless
8 23 (5.30%) OSPF
9 22 (5.07%) SSL
10 21 (4.84%) LAN
10 21 (4.84%) BGP
11 20 (4.61%) WAN
12 19 (4.38%) HSRP
13 17 (3.92%) DWDM
13 17 (3.92%) EIGRP
13 17 (3.92%) RIP
14 11 (2.53%) NAS
14 11 (2.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 16 (3.69%) MySQL
4 10 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.15%) DB2
7 4 (0.92%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.46%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.46%) QlikView
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.23%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (1.38%) JIRA
2 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.23%) Hudson
3 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.23%) Maven
3 1 (0.23%) Ant
General
1 105 (24.19%) Finance
2 23 (5.30%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.15%) Retail
4 17 (3.92%) Banking
5 16 (3.69%) Marketing
6 14 (3.23%) Back Office
7 12 (2.76%) Military
8 7 (1.61%) Electronics
8 7 (1.61%) Legal
9 6 (1.38%) Law
10 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.92%) Advertising
11 4 (0.92%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.92%) French Language
11 4 (0.92%) German Language
11 4 (0.92%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.92%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.69%) Local Government
12 3 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.46%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 101 (23.27%) Analyst
2 61 (14.06%) Service Manager
3 48 (11.06%) Support Engineer
4 43 (9.91%) Support Analyst
5 32 (7.37%) Applications Support
5 32 (7.37%) Services Delivery Manager
5 32 (7.37%) Delivery Manager
6 28 (6.45%) Service Analyst
7 27 (6.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 26 (5.99%) Service Desk Analyst
8 26 (5.99%) Team Leader
9 21 (4.84%) Web Engineer
10 20 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support
11 19 (4.38%) Applications Support Analyst
12 18 (4.15%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (3.69%) Service Desk Manager
14 15 (3.46%) IT Support
15 12 (2.76%) Developer
15 12 (2.76%) Consultant
15 12 (2.76%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.53%) Web Services
2 17 (3.92%) HTML
3 16 (3.69%) XML
4 14 (3.23%) COM
5 13 (3.00%) J2EE
6 8 (1.84%) JSP
7 6 (1.38%) XSLT
8 5 (1.15%) Java EE
8 5 (1.15%) Spring
8 5 (1.15%) JSF
8 5 (1.15%) Hibernate
8 5 (1.15%) Middleware
8 5 (1.15%) XSL
8 5 (1.15%) .NET
8 5 (1.15%) Struts
9 4 (0.92%) CSS
10 3 (0.69%) JCE
11 2 (0.46%) LAMP
11 2 (0.46%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 11 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.30%) Chip and PIN
4 10 (2.30%) CLARiiON
4 10 (2.30%) Symmetrix DMX
5 9 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.07%) Replication
5 9 (2.07%) Blackberry
6 8 (1.84%) Statistics
7 7 (1.61%) Clustering
8 6 (1.38%) PMI
8 6 (1.38%) EMC Centera
8 6 (1.38%) iSeries
8 6 (1.38%) CMDB
8 6 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.15%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.92%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.92%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 131 (30.18%) Windows
2 51 (11.75%) Linux
3 35 (8.06%) UNIX
4 24 (5.53%) Windows 7
5 20 (4.61%) Solaris
6 16 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.46%) Windows XP
8 12 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.53%) AIX
10 9 (2.07%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.15%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.69%) CentOS
13 3 (0.69%) HPUX
14 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.23%) Android
15 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (43.78%) ITIL
2 117 (26.96%) Service Delivery
3 56 (12.90%) Service Management
4 52 (11.98%) Change Management
5 47 (10.83%) Project Management
6 46 (10.60%) Incident Management
7 32 (7.37%) E-Commerce
8 31 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 31 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 25 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (5.30%) DevOps
11 22 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (4.84%) Coaching
13 20 (4.61%) Network Management
14 19 (4.38%) Database Security
15 18 (4.15%) Network Load Balancing
15 18 (4.15%) CRM
15 18 (4.15%) PRINCE
15 18 (4.15%) Process Improvement
16 17 (3.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 61 (14.06%) SQL
2 34 (7.83%) Java
3 24 (5.53%) PowerShell
4 21 (4.84%) PL/SQL
5 20 (4.61%) Shell Script
6 16 (3.69%) Perl
7 14 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.07%) Python
9 7 (1.61%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.61%) C
10 6 (1.38%) AWK
10 6 (1.38%) Korn
11 5 (1.15%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.92%) Erlang
13 3 (0.69%) PHP
14 2 (0.46%) COBOL
15 1 (0.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (8.06%) Degree
2 33 (7.60%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (6.68%) ITIL Certification
3 29 (6.68%) CCNP
4 19 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.69%) MCP
6 10 (2.30%) CCNA
6 10 (2.30%) Security Cleared
7 9 (2.07%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.61%) MCTS
10 6 (1.38%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.38%) MCSA
11 5 (1.15%) MCITP
12 4 (0.92%) MCSE
12 4 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.69%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 3 (0.69%) CCSP
13 3 (0.69%) CISSP
14 2 (0.46%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.76%) QA
2 6 (1.38%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.46%) HL7
5 1 (0.23%) GxP
System Software
1 83 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.07%) Firmware
5 7 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (1.61%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.61%) NFS
6 5 (1.15%) vSphere
6 5 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.92%) XenApp
7 4 (0.92%) SRDF
7 4 (0.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.92%) vCloud
8 3 (0.69%) VMFS
8 3 (0.69%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.69%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.46%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.46%) XenServer
9 2 (0.46%) UAG
Systems Management
1 26 (5.99%) SCOM
2 16 (3.69%) HP NNM
3 7 (1.61%) SCCM
4 5 (1.15%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (0.92%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.92%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.46%) OpenView
6 2 (0.46%) Nagios
6 2 (0.46%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.46%) Puppet
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.46%) Opsview
7 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.23%) WSUS
7 1 (0.23%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 116 (26.73%) Microsoft
2 74 (17.05%) Cisco
3 46 (10.60%) Oracle
4 44 (10.14%) VMware
5 32 (7.37%) HP
6 30 (6.91%) Juniper
7 26 (5.99%) NetApp
8 25 (5.76%) Citrix
9 18 (4.15%) F5
10 14 (3.23%) EMC
11 13 (3.00%) Red Hat
12 10 (2.30%) Adobe
13 9 (2.07%) Symantec
13 9 (2.07%) JBoss
13 9 (2.07%) SAP
14 7 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (1.38%) IBM
15 6 (1.38%) Brocade
15 6 (1.38%) Fortinet
15 6 (1.38%) ServiceNow
Cambridge
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth, Hertfordshire
InfoLogic IT Services
Salary: £25,000 to £28,000 depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton, Cambridgeshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-65,000 + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Brentwood
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 23 days ago