The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 49 60 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +22
Permanent jobs citing SLA 55 44 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.08% 3.21% 0.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.96% 30.14% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
SLA
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
204 146 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.12% 10.64% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 129 90 67
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SLA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Edinburgh region.

SLA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SLA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 57 (58.16%) Finance
2 43 (43.88%) Microsoft
3 37 (37.76%) VMware
3 37 (37.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (36.73%) Back Office
5 35 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 35 (35.71%) LAN
5 35 (35.71%) WAN
6 34 (34.69%) Wi-Fi
7 21 (21.43%) SAP
7 21 (21.43%) UNIX
7 21 (21.43%) Integration Testing
8 20 (20.41%) Active Directory
9 19 (19.39%) Degree
10 17 (17.35%) Project Management
11 16 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (16.33%) Windows
12 13 (13.27%) ITIL
12 13 (13.27%) Oracle
13 12 (12.24%) Business Objects
14 11 (11.22%) ABAP
14 11 (11.22%) Linux
14 11 (11.22%) Data Modelling
14 11 (11.22%) ETL
14 11 (11.22%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (11.22%) SAP BW
14 11 (11.22%) NetWeaver
14 11 (11.22%) SAP BI
15 10 (10.20%) SAP FI
16 9 (9.18%) Service Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (11.22%) NetWeaver
2 5 (5.10%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.02%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) SAP FI
2 8 (8.16%) SAP CO
2 8 (8.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (35.71%) LAN
1 35 (35.71%) WAN
2 34 (34.69%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.06%) Firewall
5 1 (1.02%) LDAP
5 1 (1.02%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (11.22%) SAP BW
1 11 (11.22%) SAP BI
2 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.16%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.02%) MS Access
7 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.02%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.02%) JIRA
3 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
General
1 57 (58.16%) Finance
2 36 (36.73%) Back Office
3 6 (6.12%) Banking
4 5 (5.10%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (27.55%) Administrator
2 25 (25.51%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (19.39%) Analyst
3 19 (19.39%) Consultant
4 17 (17.35%) Support Analyst
4 17 (17.35%) SAP Consultant
5 14 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 14 (14.29%) IT Support
6 13 (13.27%) IT Support Analyst
7 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 10 (10.20%) Business Consultant
9 9 (9.18%) SAP BI Consultant
10 8 (8.16%) SAP Business Consultant
10 8 (8.16%) DBA
10 8 (8.16%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 8 (8.16%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (7.14%) Service Manager
11 7 (7.14%) SAP CO Consultant
11 7 (7.14%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) Middleware
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (3.06%) .NET
3 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.02%) HTML
4 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.02%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (3.06%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.43%) UNIX
2 16 (16.33%) Windows
3 11 (11.22%) Linux
4 6 (6.12%) Windows 8
5 5 (5.10%) Solaris
6 4 (4.08%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.08%) AIX
6 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.06%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.04%) OS/2
8 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 17 (17.35%) Project Management
4 16 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (13.27%) ITIL
6 11 (11.22%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.22%) ETL
7 9 (9.18%) Service Management
7 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (7.14%) Change Management
10 5 (5.10%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.10%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (5.10%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.08%) SOA
11 4 (4.08%) Coaching
11 4 (4.08%) ITIL V3
12 3 (3.06%) Investment Management
12 3 (3.06%) Supplier Management
12 3 (3.06%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.22%) ABAP
2 6 (6.12%) Perl
3 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.06%) Ruby
3 3 (3.06%) Python
3 3 (3.06%) SQL
3 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.04%) VBA
5 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.02%) C#
5 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.04%) CISSP
4 1 (1.02%) MCSE
4 1 (1.02%) MCSA
4 1 (1.02%) MCP
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.02%) ISEB
4 1 (1.02%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 37 (37.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (20.41%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.16%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (8.16%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (3.06%) XenApp
4 3 (3.06%) Firmware
5 2 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.16%) Data Guard
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (5.10%) Netcool
3 5 (5.10%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.08%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 3 (3.06%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.06%) Puppet
5 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.06%) Salt
5 3 (3.06%) Nagios
6 2 (2.04%) SCCM
7 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 43 (43.88%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.76%) VMware
3 21 (21.43%) SAP
4 13 (13.27%) Oracle
5 12 (12.24%) Business Objects
6 5 (5.10%) IBM
7 3 (3.06%) New Relic
7 3 (3.06%) SaltStack
7 3 (3.06%) Citrix
8 2 (2.04%) Cognos
9 1 (1.02%) Lotus
9 1 (1.02%) Remedy
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Maxegan Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Excellent plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago