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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 81 88 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +27
Permanent jobs citing SLA 198 243 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.01% 3.14% 2.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.12% 30.84% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 160 179 156
Median salary £37,250 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
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
730 788 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.10% 10.18% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 614 589 747
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +17 81 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Cambridgeshire +17 53 £33,000 +2.32% 4
Bedfordshire -8 31 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Essex -6 28 £33,500 -10.66%
Suffolk +11 5 £22,000 -37.14% 1
Norfolk +3 2 £25,000 -12.28%
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 200 (42.46%) ITIL
2 145 (30.79%) Windows
3 107 (22.72%) SQL
4 105 (22.29%) Finance
5 104 (22.08%) Microsoft
6 85 (18.05%) Cisco
7 82 (17.41%) Oracle
7 82 (17.41%) Firewall
8 80 (16.99%) VMware
9 79 (16.77%) Active Directory
10 77 (16.35%) Windows Server
11 70 (14.86%) Service Delivery
11 70 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 64 (13.59%) MS Office
13 63 (13.38%) Change Management
14 56 (11.89%) Linux
14 56 (11.89%) Cisco Certification
15 55 (11.68%) TCP/IP
16 54 (11.46%) Citrix
17 53 (11.25%) Incident Management
18 50 (10.62%) Windows Server 2008
18 50 (10.62%) MS Excel
18 50 (10.62%) SQL Server
19 48 (10.19%) Mentoring
20 46 (9.77%) Security Cleared
21 45 (9.55%) HP
21 45 (9.55%) High Availability
22 44 (9.34%) DNS
23 43 (9.13%) MS Exchange
23 43 (9.13%) Degree

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 43 (9.13%) MS Exchange
2 36 (7.64%) IIS
3 28 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (5.73%) Apache
4 27 (5.73%) Tomcat
5 26 (5.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 24 (5.10%) SharePoint
7 23 (4.88%) WebLogic
8 15 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (2.97%) JBoss
10 10 (2.12%) Skype for Business
11 9 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (1.91%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.64%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.64%) Moodle
12 3 (0.64%) nginx
12 3 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.64%) WordPress
13 1 (0.21%) Gentran
Applications
1 64 (13.59%) MS Office
2 50 (10.62%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.27%) SAP CO
1 6 (1.27%) SAP FI
1 6 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.64%) Magento
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.42%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.21%) AWD
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.21%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.64%) Office 365
2 24 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (17.41%) Firewall
2 55 (11.68%) TCP/IP
3 44 (9.34%) DNS
4 37 (7.86%) VPN
4 37 (7.86%) WAN
5 36 (7.64%) SAN
6 35 (7.43%) DHCP
6 35 (7.43%) SSL
7 32 (6.79%) LAN
7 32 (6.79%) OSPF
8 27 (5.73%) NAS
9 19 (4.03%) BGP
9 19 (4.03%) VLAN
10 17 (3.61%) Remote Desktop
10 17 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (2.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (2.55%) DWDM
12 12 (2.55%) VoIP
12 12 (2.55%) VRRP
12 12 (2.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.10%) Oracle Database
2 24 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (4.46%) MySQL
4 21 (4.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 21 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.70%) Big Data
6 8 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.27%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.64%) DTS
10 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.64%) ProClarity
10 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.85%) JMeter
1 4 (0.85%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.21%) The Grinder
General
1 105 (22.29%) Finance
2 34 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.67%) Banking
4 14 (2.97%) Retail
5 8 (1.70%) Legal
6 7 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.06%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.85%) French Language
8 4 (0.85%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.85%) Marketing
9 3 (0.64%) Automotive
9 3 (0.64%) 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%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 111 (23.57%) Analyst
2 73 (15.50%) Support Analyst
3 56 (11.89%) Support Engineer
4 47 (9.98%) Applications Support
5 34 (7.22%) Team Leader
6 31 (6.58%) Applications Support Analyst
6 31 (6.58%) Service Manager
7 29 (6.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 29 (6.16%) Service Desk Analyst
8 27 (5.73%) Service Analyst
9 26 (5.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 24 (5.10%) Network Engineer
11 23 (4.88%) Developer
12 20 (4.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 20 (4.25%) 2nd Line Support
13 19 (4.03%) IT Support
13 19 (4.03%) Technical Support
14 18 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support
15 17 (3.61%) VMware Engineer
16 16 (3.40%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.58%) XML
2 21 (4.46%) Middleware
3 19 (4.03%) Hibernate
3 19 (4.03%) Spring
4 18 (3.82%) .NET
5 13 (2.76%) Java EE
5 13 (2.76%) JSF
5 13 (2.76%) JSP
5 13 (2.76%) Struts
5 13 (2.76%) XSL
5 13 (2.76%) XSLT
6 10 (2.12%) .NET Framework
7 9 (1.91%) Web Services
8 8 (1.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 6 (1.27%) J2EE
10 4 (0.85%) CSS
10 4 (0.85%) HTML
10 4 (0.85%) LAMP
10 4 (0.85%) XML Messaging
11 3 (0.64%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.94%) Replication
3 24 (5.10%) Blackberry
4 23 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 19 (4.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 16 (3.40%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.18%) Virtual Team
8 14 (2.97%) Fat Client
8 14 (2.97%) Thin Client
9 12 (2.55%) Fintech
9 12 (2.55%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (2.34%) Clustering
11 10 (2.12%) Data Protection Act
12 8 (1.70%) CMDB
12 8 (1.70%) Driving Licence
12 8 (1.70%) Life Science
13 6 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (1.27%) HP StoreVirtual
14 5 (1.06%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 145 (30.79%) Windows
2 77 (16.35%) Windows Server
3 56 (11.89%) Linux
4 50 (10.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (8.07%) Unix
6 36 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (5.10%) Windows 7
8 21 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (3.82%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.70%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.49%) OS/400
12 5 (1.06%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.85%) CentOS
14 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.64%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.42%) Solaris
16 1 (0.21%) AIX
16 1 (0.21%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (42.46%) ITIL
2 70 (14.86%) Service Delivery
3 63 (13.38%) Change Management
4 53 (11.25%) Incident Management
5 48 (10.19%) Mentoring
6 45 (9.55%) High Availability
7 38 (8.07%) Problem Management
8 37 (7.86%) Service Management
9 34 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (6.16%) Project Management
11 27 (5.73%) Data Protection
12 24 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
12 24 (5.10%) SDLC
12 24 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (4.88%) Time Management
14 22 (4.67%) Line Management
15 20 (4.25%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (3.82%) Enterprise Architecture
16 18 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (3.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 107 (22.72%) SQL
2 41 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 36 (7.64%) Java
4 17 (3.61%) Shell Script
5 12 (2.55%) VB
6 10 (2.12%) Bash Shell
6 10 (2.12%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.27%) C#
7 6 (1.27%) VBA
8 5 (1.06%) PHP
9 4 (0.85%) Perl
9 4 (0.85%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.42%) COBOL
11 1 (0.21%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.21%) C
11 1 (0.21%) Erlang
11 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 56 (11.89%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (9.77%) Security Cleared
3 43 (9.13%) Degree
4 40 (8.49%) CCNA
5 33 (7.01%) CCNP
6 27 (5.73%) SC Cleared
7 25 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (4.03%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (3.82%) MCSE
11 12 (2.55%) MCP
12 10 (2.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (2.12%) MCSA
13 8 (1.70%) A+ Certification
13 8 (1.70%) Network+ Certification
14 6 (1.27%) CCNP Voice
14 6 (1.27%) IBM Certification
15 5 (1.06%) BC Cleared
15 5 (1.06%) CCSA
16 4 (0.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 79 (16.77%) Active Directory
2 70 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.67%) Oracle RAC
4 21 (4.46%) Hyper-V
5 19 (4.03%) vSphere
6 18 (3.82%) Terminal Services
6 18 (3.82%) XenApp
7 14 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (2.12%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.91%) Xen
10 5 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (1.06%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.85%) iptables
11 4 (0.85%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.64%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.64%) Varnish
13 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.42%) XenServer
14 1 (0.21%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 10 (2.12%) HP NNM
2 9 (1.91%) Data Guard
2 9 (1.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (1.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.27%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (1.06%) SCCM
6 4 (0.85%) Nagios
6 4 (0.85%) SCOM
7 3 (0.64%) Cacti
7 3 (0.64%) cPanel
7 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.64%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.64%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.42%) SnapMirror
8 2 (0.42%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 104 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 85 (18.05%) Cisco
3 82 (17.41%) Oracle
4 80 (16.99%) VMware
5 54 (11.46%) Citrix
6 45 (9.55%) HP
7 26 (5.52%) Apple
8 24 (5.10%) IBM
9 21 (4.46%) F5
9 21 (4.46%) Juniper
9 21 (4.46%) SAP
10 20 (4.25%) Fujitsu
11 19 (4.03%) SonicWALL
12 14 (2.97%) Dell
12 14 (2.97%) SolarWinds
13 13 (2.76%) CheckPoint
13 13 (2.76%) NetApp
14 11 (2.34%) BEA
14 11 (2.34%) Progress
14 11 (2.34%) WorldPay
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