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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 63 63 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs citing SLA 42 44 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.99% 3.08% 0.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.92% 33.33% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 2
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +97.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £17,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £22,850
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
156 132 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.12% 9.23% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 109 82 52
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +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 24 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 48 (55.81%) Finance
2 45 (52.33%) Microsoft
3 33 (38.37%) Back Office
3 33 (38.37%) VMware
3 33 (38.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (37.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 31 (36.05%) LAN
5 31 (36.05%) WAN
6 30 (34.88%) Wi-Fi
7 22 (25.58%) Oracle
7 22 (25.58%) Windows
8 21 (24.42%) UNIX
9 18 (20.93%) Linux
9 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
10 17 (19.77%) Oracle 11i
11 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
13 13 (15.12%) Oracle RMAN
13 13 (15.12%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (15.12%) Data Guard
13 13 (15.12%) Oracle Database
14 12 (13.95%) Degree
15 11 (12.79%) ITIL
15 11 (12.79%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (12.79%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (12.79%) Oracle EBS
15 11 (12.79%) Oracle EBS R12
16 10 (11.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 10 (11.63%) Project Management
16 10 (11.63%) Service Delivery

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (8.14%) WebLogic
1 7 (8.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (4.65%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.05%) LAN
1 31 (36.05%) WAN
2 30 (34.88%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.12%) Oracle Database
3 11 (12.79%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (9.30%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (8.14%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (4.65%) SAP BW
7 4 (4.65%) SAP BI
8 1 (1.16%) MS Access
8 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 48 (55.81%) Finance
2 33 (38.37%) Back Office
3 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.65%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) General Ledger
3 4 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) French Language
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Administrator
2 24 (27.91%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (19.77%) Analyst
4 15 (17.44%) Support Analyst
5 13 (15.12%) DBA
5 13 (15.12%) Oracle DBA
6 12 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 11 (12.79%) IT Support
7 11 (12.79%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (9.30%) Consultant
9 7 (8.14%) Junior
9 7 (8.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 7 (8.14%) Business Consultant
9 7 (8.14%) Junior DBA
9 7 (8.14%) Junior Oracle DBA
10 4 (4.65%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Server Support Technician
10 4 (4.65%) E-Business Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) Middleware
1 7 (8.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (5.81%) HTML
2 5 (5.81%) CSS
3 4 (4.65%) XML
3 4 (4.65%) XSL
3 4 (4.65%) HTML5
3 4 (4.65%) CSS3
3 4 (4.65%) jQuery
4 3 (3.49%) .NET
5 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Blog
4 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Windows
2 21 (24.42%) UNIX
3 18 (20.93%) Linux
4 7 (8.14%) AIX
4 7 (8.14%) Solaris
5 6 (6.98%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.65%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.65%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.65%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.49%) OS/2
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.16%) Android
9 1 (1.16%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (12.79%) ITIL
4 10 (11.63%) Project Management
4 10 (11.63%) Service Delivery
5 8 (9.30%) Workflow
6 7 (8.14%) SOA
6 7 (8.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (6.98%) Change Management
8 5 (5.81%) Service Management
8 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.81%) Release Management
8 5 (5.81%) Integration Testing
8 5 (5.81%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.65%) Procure-to-pay
9 4 (4.65%) Line Management
9 4 (4.65%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.65%) Cash Management
9 4 (4.65%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.14%) Perl
1 7 (8.14%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.65%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.65%) ABAP
3 4 (4.65%) Python
3 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.65%) Ruby
3 4 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.33%) VBA
5 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) MBA
2 4 (4.65%) OCP
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.33%) CISSP
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 33 (38.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
3 13 (15.12%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (15.12%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.49%) Firmware
5 2 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) Data Guard
2 10 (11.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (5.81%) Tivoli
3 5 (5.81%) Netcool
4 4 (4.65%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (4.65%) Nagios
4 4 (4.65%) ZABBIX
4 4 (4.65%) Puppet
4 4 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.65%) Salt
5 2 (2.33%) SCCM
6 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 45 (52.33%) Microsoft
2 33 (38.37%) VMware
3 22 (25.58%) Oracle
4 5 (5.81%) Business Objects
4 5 (5.81%) IBM
5 4 (4.65%) New Relic
5 4 (4.65%) SaltStack
5 4 (4.65%) SAP
6 2 (2.33%) Cognos
6 2 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.16%) Lotus
7 1 (1.16%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.16%) Remedy
7 1 (1.16%) thinkFolio
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