The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 108 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2519 2698 2985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.79% 2.64% 2.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.87% 22.21% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 2141 2346
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,470 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11016 12145 12515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.19% 11.89% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8791 9744 9745
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

SLA
Salary Trend in England

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

SLA Salary Trend in England

SLA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in England

SLA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
London +15 782 £44,000 +0.57% 47
South East +4 608 £35,000 - 49
West Midlands +23 240 £37,500 +15.38% 25
East of England +24 228 £38,000 -5.00% 21
South West -11 187 £30,000 -14.28% 22
Yorkshire +2 165 £32,500 -13.33% 15
East Midlands +19 150 £40,000 +33.33% 11
North West -36 134 £35,000 +12.90% 23
North East +7 23 £37,626 -24.74% 4
Midlands +18 8 £53,750 - 1
SLA
UK

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 England region with a requirement for SLA.

1 2380 (46.20%) ITIL
2 1883 (36.56%) Windows
3 1620 (31.45%) Microsoft
4 1158 (22.48%) Active Directory
5 1087 (21.10%) Service Delivery
6 1036 (20.11%) MS Excel
7 1026 (19.92%) Finance
8 817 (15.86%) SQL
9 789 (15.32%) VMware
10 781 (15.16%) Service Management
11 757 (14.70%) Cisco
12 700 (13.59%) Windows Server
13 699 (13.57%) MS Office
14 642 (12.46%) SQL Server
15 610 (11.84%) Firewall
16 566 (10.99%) MS Exchange
17 542 (10.52%) Change Management
18 526 (10.21%) Citrix
19 520 (10.10%) Cisco Certification
20 516 (10.02%) Incident Management
21 511 (9.92%) Degree
22 499 (9.69%) VMware Infrastructure
23 490 (9.51%) Windows 7
24 471 (9.14%) Oracle
25 468 (9.09%) Linux
26 461 (8.95%) WAN
27 441 (8.56%) Windows Server 2008
28 430 (8.35%) Problem Management
29 425 (8.25%) LAN
30 416 (8.08%) Analytical Skills

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 566 (10.99%) MS Exchange
2 204 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 204 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 164 (3.18%) IIS
4 154 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 94 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 93 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 91 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 89 (1.73%) Skype for Business
9 68 (1.32%) WebSphere
10 61 (1.18%) Apache
11 56 (1.09%) Tomcat
11 56 (1.09%) WebLogic
12 46 (0.89%) CMS
13 35 (0.68%) NetWeaver
14 32 (0.62%) JBoss
15 23 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
16 18 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
17 17 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
18 16 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 1036 (20.11%) MS Excel
2 699 (13.57%) MS Office
3 162 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 71 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.16%) MS Project
7 7 (0.14%) SPSS
8 3 (0.058%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.019%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.019%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.019%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.019%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.019%) Revit
Business Applications
1 72 (1.40%) assyst
2 59 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
4 27 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
5 21 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
6 20 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
7 19 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
7 19 (0.37%) Retail-J
8 17 (0.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 15 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
9 15 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
10 14 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
11 12 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
11 12 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
12 11 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 11 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 10 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
14 9 (0.17%) BASE24
15 8 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
15 8 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 275 (5.34%) Office 365
2 120 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (1.81%) Mimecast
4 91 (1.77%) SaaS
5 82 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
6 43 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (0.58%) IaaS
8 14 (0.27%) PaaS
9 12 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.097%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.078%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.078%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.058%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.058%) AWS OpsWorks
13 3 (0.058%) DigitalOcean
13 3 (0.058%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.058%) Linode
13 3 (0.058%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 610 (11.84%) Firewall
2 461 (8.95%) WAN
3 425 (8.25%) LAN
4 387 (7.51%) VPN
5 386 (7.49%) DNS
6 385 (7.47%) TCP/IP
7 239 (4.64%) DHCP
8 223 (4.33%) SAN
9 187 (3.63%) VoIP
10 168 (3.26%) Wireless
11 158 (3.07%) MPLS
12 156 (3.03%) Internet
13 150 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
14 138 (2.68%) BGP
15 134 (2.60%) Network Security
16 119 (2.31%) OSPF
17 117 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
18 84 (1.63%) VLAN
19 80 (1.55%) SSL
20 77 (1.49%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 642 (12.46%) SQL Server
2 166 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 121 (2.35%) Oracle Database
4 95 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 91 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 90 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 87 (1.69%) MySQL
8 85 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 84 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
9 84 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 69 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
11 54 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
12 50 (0.97%) DB2
13 42 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
14 39 (0.76%) RDBMS
15 34 (0.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 34 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
16 33 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 32 (0.62%) MS Access
18 31 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (1.07%) JIRA
2 28 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 28 (0.54%) Subversion
3 23 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
4 20 (0.39%) JUnit
4 20 (0.39%) Maven
4 20 (0.39%) TeamCity
5 15 (0.29%) Introscope
6 14 (0.27%) Visual Studio
7 12 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (0.23%) Gradle
8 11 (0.21%) Ant
9 10 (0.19%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.17%) MSI
10 9 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.12%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.097%) JMeter
12 5 (0.097%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (0.078%) HP UFT
General
1 1026 (19.92%) Finance
2 406 (7.88%) Telecoms
3 235 (4.56%) Retail
4 231 (4.48%) Banking
5 203 (3.94%) Legal
6 158 (3.07%) Law
7 121 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 92 (1.79%) Marketing
9 79 (1.53%) Billing
10 56 (1.09%) French Language
11 49 (0.95%) Back Office
12 42 (0.82%) International Banking
13 41 (0.80%) Electronics
14 37 (0.72%) German Language
14 37 (0.72%) Publishing
15 26 (0.50%) Financial Institution
16 20 (0.39%) Advertising
16 20 (0.39%) Front Office
17 18 (0.35%) Games
17 18 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1284 (24.93%) Analyst
2 563 (10.93%) Service Manager
3 546 (10.60%) Service Analyst
4 535 (10.39%) Support Analyst
5 527 (10.23%) Support Engineer
6 472 (9.16%) Service Desk Analyst
7 404 (7.84%) Applications Support
8 299 (5.80%) Services Delivery Manager
9 296 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support
10 291 (5.65%) Delivery Manager
11 289 (5.61%) IT Support
12 272 (5.28%) Network Engineer
13 268 (5.20%) IT Manager
14 251 (4.87%) Team Leader
15 221 (4.29%) Administrator
16 208 (4.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 196 (3.81%) Applications Support Analyst
18 194 (3.77%) Support Manager
19 185 (3.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 180 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (3.98%) .NET
2 157 (3.05%) Web Services
3 131 (2.54%) XML
4 75 (1.46%) ASP.NET
4 75 (1.46%) HTML
5 73 (1.42%) Middleware
6 48 (0.93%) Spring
7 45 (0.87%) CSS
8 39 (0.76%) .NET Framework
9 37 (0.72%) SAP Basis
9 37 (0.72%) SOAP
10 36 (0.70%) J2EE
11 35 (0.68%) Flash
12 34 (0.66%) Hibernate
13 33 (0.64%) REST
14 26 (0.50%) jQuery
15 25 (0.49%) JSP
16 23 (0.45%) XSL
17 22 (0.43%) 802.1X
18 21 (0.41%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 416 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 413 (8.02%) Data Centre
3 270 (5.24%) Management Information System
4 156 (3.03%) Statistics
5 135 (2.62%) Computer Science
6 127 (2.47%) Blackberry
7 124 (2.41%) Driving Licence
8 107 (2.08%) Clustering
9 105 (2.04%) Replication
10 95 (1.84%) Virtual Team
11 69 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
12 52 (1.01%) Smartphone
13 49 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 48 (0.93%) User Experience
14 48 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
15 47 (0.91%) CMDB
15 47 (0.91%) iPhone
16 45 (0.87%) Mathematics
17 43 (0.83%) EPoS
17 43 (0.83%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1883 (36.56%) Windows
2 700 (13.59%) Windows Server
3 490 (9.51%) Windows 7
4 468 (9.09%) Linux
5 441 (8.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 390 (7.57%) Unix
7 356 (6.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 334 (6.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 212 (4.12%) Windows 8
10 178 (3.46%) Windows XP
11 93 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 82 (1.59%) Solaris
13 69 (1.34%) Mac OS X
14 67 (1.30%) Windows 10
15 56 (1.09%) Android
16 52 (1.01%) Windows Vista
17 39 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
18 33 (0.64%) Apple iOS
18 33 (0.64%) Windows 2000
19 26 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2380 (46.20%) ITIL
2 1087 (21.10%) Service Delivery
3 781 (15.16%) Service Management
4 542 (10.52%) Change Management
5 516 (10.02%) Incident Management
6 430 (8.35%) Problem Management
7 330 (6.41%) Project Management
8 326 (6.33%) Mentoring
9 307 (5.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 283 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 270 (5.24%) ITIL V3
12 241 (4.68%) Root Cause Analysis
13 232 (4.50%) CRM
14 228 (4.43%) ITSM
15 220 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
16 217 (4.21%) Ticket Management
17 210 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
18 193 (3.75%) Line Management
19 189 (3.67%) Performance Management
20 188 (3.65%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 817 (15.86%) SQL
2 221 (4.29%) Java
3 148 (2.87%) PowerShell
4 145 (2.81%) C
5 127 (2.47%) PL/SQL
6 117 (2.27%) C#
7 95 (1.84%) T-SQL
8 90 (1.75%) JavaScript
9 83 (1.61%) Shell Script
10 67 (1.30%) VB
11 54 (1.05%) Python
12 40 (0.78%) VB.NET
13 38 (0.74%) Perl
14 27 (0.52%) Bash Shell
14 27 (0.52%) C++
14 27 (0.52%) PHP
15 26 (0.50%) VBA
16 16 (0.31%) Ruby
17 13 (0.25%) VBScript
18 10 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 520 (10.10%) Cisco Certification
2 511 (9.92%) Degree
3 412 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 363 (7.05%) Security Cleared
5 351 (6.81%) CCNA
6 327 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
7 262 (5.09%) CCNP
8 221 (4.29%) SC Cleared
9 195 (3.79%) MCSE
10 142 (2.76%) MCP
11 134 (2.60%) MCSA
12 103 (2.00%) MCITP
13 92 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 90 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 64 (1.24%) ISEB
16 55 (1.07%) DV Cleared
17 54 (1.05%) A+ Certification
18 51 (0.99%) Network+ Certification
19 41 (0.80%) MCTS
20 40 (0.78%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (3.57%) QA
2 99 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 38 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 38 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (0.14%) ISO 8583
8 6 (0.12%) HL7
9 4 (0.078%) DICOM
9 4 (0.078%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.058%) BS7799
10 3 (0.058%) COBIT
10 3 (0.058%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.039%) GAMP
12 1 (0.019%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.019%) SEPA
System Software
1 1158 (22.48%) Active Directory
2 499 (9.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 248 (4.81%) Hyper-V
4 181 (3.51%) vSphere
5 115 (2.23%) XenApp
6 76 (1.48%) VMware ESX
7 61 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
8 50 (0.97%) XenDesktop
9 47 (0.91%) Firmware
10 43 (0.83%) Terminal Server
11 38 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
12 33 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
13 32 (0.62%) Terminal Services
14 25 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
15 20 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
16 19 (0.37%) vCloud
17 15 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
18 10 (0.19%) XenServer
19 9 (0.17%) NFS
20 8 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 194 (3.77%) SCCM
2 93 (1.81%) SCOM
3 57 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 52 (1.01%) NetBackup
5 47 (0.91%) WSUS
6 45 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
7 44 (0.85%) Nagios
8 43 (0.83%) Puppet
9 40 (0.78%) FortiGate
10 39 (0.76%) Backup Exec
11 35 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
12 32 (0.62%) Data Guard
13 30 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
14 29 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 27 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
16 25 (0.49%) HP SIM
17 24 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
18 23 (0.45%) AirWatch
19 21 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
19 21 (0.41%) Icinga
Vendors
1 1620 (31.45%) Microsoft
2 789 (15.32%) VMware
3 757 (14.70%) Cisco
4 526 (10.21%) Citrix
5 471 (9.14%) Oracle
6 371 (7.20%) HP
7 182 (3.53%) IBM
8 173 (3.36%) CheckPoint
9 172 (3.34%) Juniper
10 166 (3.22%) Remedy
11 144 (2.80%) SAP
12 139 (2.70%) Mitel
13 124 (2.41%) NetApp
14 122 (2.37%) Symantec
15 111 (2.15%) F5
16 100 (1.94%) Palo Alto
17 98 (1.90%) Dell
18 95 (1.84%) SolarWinds
19 85 (1.65%) Red Hat
20 82 (1.59%) EMC
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K - £45K + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 30% bonus plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 10% Bonus, pension and more
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28203.00 - £31288.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, 25 hols
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Parking,Healthcare,Pension,Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
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onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
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Brentwood, Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Networking People
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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