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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 103 126 94
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2413 2591 3325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.88% 2.57% 3.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.88% 21.96% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1885 2056 2631
Median salary £37,500 £37,870 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.97% +0.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,350 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
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
9699 11798 12180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.56% 11.71% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7762 9443 9673
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +19 722 £45,000 -1.01% 53
South East +12 590 £37,500 - 53
West Midlands +9 220 £37,500 +12.78% 16
East of England -5 200 £42,500 +13.33% 15
North West +6 191 £26,000 -25.71% 24
Yorkshire +1 173 £25,000 -21.25% 24
South West +17 142 £32,500 -13.33% 11
East Midlands +20 139 £40,000 +28.00% 12
North East +26 39 £27,500 -50.00% 4
SLA
UK

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 2216 (45.22%) ITIL
2 1704 (34.77%) Windows
3 1499 (30.59%) Microsoft
4 1004 (20.49%) Active Directory
5 972 (19.83%) Service Delivery
6 910 (18.57%) Finance
7 863 (17.61%) MS Excel
8 747 (15.24%) SQL
9 721 (14.71%) Cisco
10 713 (14.55%) Service Management
11 679 (13.85%) VMware
12 672 (13.71%) MS Office
13 663 (13.53%) Windows Server
14 608 (12.41%) SQL Server
15 548 (11.18%) Firewall
16 508 (10.37%) MS Exchange
17 504 (10.28%) Incident Management
18 462 (9.43%) Problem Management
19 456 (9.30%) Data Centre
20 449 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
21 446 (9.10%) Windows 7
22 438 (8.94%) Oracle
23 428 (8.73%) Cisco Certification
24 427 (8.71%) Degree
25 426 (8.69%) WAN
26 425 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
27 422 (8.61%) Change Management
28 418 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
29 414 (8.45%) Linux
30 411 (8.39%) Citrix

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
1 508 (10.37%) MS Exchange
2 231 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 175 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 126 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 115 (2.35%) IIS
6 94 (1.92%) Skype for Business
7 80 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 74 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 47 (0.96%) WebLogic
10 46 (0.94%) WebSphere
11 45 (0.92%) Tomcat
12 42 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 40 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
13 40 (0.82%) CMS
14 38 (0.78%) Apache
15 34 (0.69%) NetWeaver
16 33 (0.67%) JBoss
17 31 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
18 28 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
19 17 (0.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 863 (17.61%) MS Excel
2 672 (13.71%) MS Office
3 170 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 87 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.16%) MS Project
7 5 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.082%) SPSS
9 3 (0.061%) InDesign
9 3 (0.061%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.041%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.041%) Maya
Business Applications
1 68 (1.39%) assyst
2 61 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 31 (0.63%) Retail-J
4 26 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 20 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
6 18 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
6 18 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
7 17 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
8 15 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
9 14 (0.29%) Northgate Housing
10 13 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
10 13 (0.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 13 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
11 12 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
11 12 (0.24%) SAP CO
11 12 (0.24%) SAP FI
11 12 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
12 11 (0.22%) Orchard Housing
13 10 (0.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 263 (5.37%) Office 365
2 158 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 116 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
4 92 (1.88%) SaaS
5 66 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 56 (1.14%) Mimecast
7 52 (1.06%) IaaS
8 31 (0.63%) PaaS
9 18 (0.37%) G Suite
10 12 (0.24%) Google Analytics
11 10 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.12%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
14 5 (0.10%) AWS OpsWorks
14 5 (0.10%) IBM Cloud
14 5 (0.10%) SoftLayer
14 5 (0.10%) Yammer
15 4 (0.082%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 548 (11.18%) Firewall
2 426 (8.69%) WAN
3 409 (8.35%) LAN
4 359 (7.33%) VPN
5 353 (7.20%) DNS
6 325 (6.63%) TCP/IP
7 241 (4.92%) DHCP
8 199 (4.06%) SAN
9 154 (3.14%) MPLS
10 150 (3.06%) Wireless
11 149 (3.04%) Cisco ASA
12 145 (2.96%) BGP
13 141 (2.88%) VoIP
14 139 (2.84%) Network Security
15 131 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
16 128 (2.61%) Internet
17 104 (2.12%) OSPF
18 79 (1.61%) VLAN
19 78 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
20 76 (1.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 608 (12.41%) SQL Server
2 153 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 116 (2.37%) Oracle Database
4 109 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 105 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 86 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
7 84 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 71 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 69 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 66 (1.35%) MySQL
11 64 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
12 48 (0.98%) Big Data
12 48 (0.98%) DB2
12 48 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 35 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
14 34 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
15 30 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
16 29 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
17 26 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
18 24 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 73 (1.49%) JIRA
2 24 (0.49%) Subversion
3 19 (0.39%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.33%) Git (software)
4 16 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 13 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (0.18%) PeopleTools
8 7 (0.14%) Maven
8 7 (0.14%) MSI
8 7 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.12%) Ant
9 6 (0.12%) JUnit
9 6 (0.12%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.10%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.10%) Gradle
10 5 (0.10%) HP UFT
10 5 (0.10%) Selenium
10 5 (0.10%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.082%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 910 (18.57%) Finance
2 366 (7.47%) Telecoms
3 189 (3.86%) Retail
4 169 (3.45%) Banking
5 167 (3.41%) Legal
6 100 (2.04%) Marketing
7 97 (1.98%) Law
8 88 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 85 (1.73%) Billing
10 58 (1.18%) Back Office
11 46 (0.94%) Electronics
12 44 (0.90%) Publishing
13 43 (0.88%) French Language
14 42 (0.86%) Financial Institution
15 34 (0.69%) German Language
16 26 (0.53%) Advertising
17 18 (0.37%) Military
18 13 (0.27%) International Banking
19 12 (0.24%) Automotive
19 12 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1216 (24.81%) Analyst
2 496 (10.12%) Service Manager
3 493 (10.06%) Support Analyst
4 471 (9.61%) Service Analyst
5 428 (8.73%) Support Engineer
6 417 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
7 378 (7.71%) Applications Support
8 271 (5.53%) IT Support
9 264 (5.39%) Delivery Manager
10 258 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
11 254 (5.18%) IT Manager
12 242 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
13 236 (4.82%) Network Engineer
14 198 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 186 (3.80%) Team Leader
16 182 (3.71%) IT Analyst
17 181 (3.69%) Support Manager
18 180 (3.67%) Administrator
19 165 (3.37%) Applications Support Analyst
20 163 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (4.39%) .NET
2 154 (3.14%) Web Services
3 122 (2.49%) XML
4 96 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 87 (1.78%) HTML
6 63 (1.29%) Middleware
7 60 (1.22%) CSS
8 50 (1.02%) J2EE
9 38 (0.78%) XSLT
10 37 (0.75%) .NET Framework
11 36 (0.73%) SAP Basis
11 36 (0.73%) Spring
12 35 (0.71%) Flash
13 33 (0.67%) jQuery
14 30 (0.61%) Hibernate
15 29 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (0.55%) 802.1X
17 23 (0.47%) JMS
17 23 (0.47%) WinForms
18 21 (0.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 456 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 425 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 288 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 149 (3.04%) Statistics
5 107 (2.18%) Computer Science
6 106 (2.16%) Clustering
7 105 (2.14%) Blackberry
8 99 (2.02%) Driving Licence
9 95 (1.94%) Virtual Team
10 72 (1.47%) EPoS
11 65 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
12 60 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
13 53 (1.08%) Client/Server
14 51 (1.04%) Replication
15 48 (0.98%) Smartphone
16 46 (0.94%) iPhone
16 46 (0.94%) Mathematics
17 45 (0.92%) User Experience
18 43 (0.88%) iPad
19 36 (0.73%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1704 (34.77%) Windows
2 663 (13.53%) Windows Server
3 446 (9.10%) Windows 7
4 418 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 414 (8.45%) Linux
6 334 (6.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 294 (6.00%) Unix
8 290 (5.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 190 (3.88%) Windows 8
10 132 (2.69%) Windows XP
11 109 (2.22%) Windows 10
12 68 (1.39%) Solaris
13 64 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 52 (1.06%) Windows Vista
15 46 (0.94%) Mac OS X
16 45 (0.92%) AIX
17 40 (0.82%) Android
18 31 (0.63%) Apple iOS
19 23 (0.47%) Windows 2000
20 21 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2216 (45.22%) ITIL
2 972 (19.83%) Service Delivery
3 713 (14.55%) Service Management
4 504 (10.28%) Incident Management
5 462 (9.43%) Problem Management
6 422 (8.61%) Change Management
7 324 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 323 (6.59%) Project Management
9 310 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 289 (5.90%) Mentoring
11 277 (5.65%) ITIL V3
12 261 (5.33%) ITSM
13 233 (4.75%) CRM
14 232 (4.73%) Agile Software Development
15 203 (4.14%) Change Control
16 202 (4.12%) Performance Management
17 199 (4.06%) Disaster Recovery
18 197 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
19 193 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
20 171 (3.49%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 747 (15.24%) SQL
2 176 (3.59%) Java
3 171 (3.49%) C#
4 130 (2.65%) PowerShell
5 116 (2.37%) C
6 115 (2.35%) JavaScript
7 98 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 92 (1.88%) PL/SQL
9 64 (1.31%) Shell Script
10 61 (1.24%) Python
11 45 (0.92%) VB
12 44 (0.90%) VB.NET
13 27 (0.55%) Perl
14 24 (0.49%) VBA
15 23 (0.47%) Bash Shell
16 21 (0.43%) PHP
17 16 (0.33%) C++
17 16 (0.33%) VBScript
17 16 (0.33%) XPath
18 12 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 428 (8.73%) Cisco Certification
2 427 (8.71%) Degree
3 370 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 350 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 297 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 284 (5.79%) CCNA
7 214 (4.37%) CCNP
8 193 (3.94%) SC Cleared
9 182 (3.71%) MCSE
10 130 (2.65%) MCP
11 119 (2.43%) MCSA
12 92 (1.88%) DV Cleared
13 82 (1.67%) MCITP
14 78 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 64 (1.31%) ISEB
16 56 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 48 (0.98%) CEH
18 46 (0.94%) CISSP
19 38 (0.78%) CISA
20 35 (0.71%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (3.73%) QA
2 96 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 59 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 53 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 29 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 28 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.18%) COBIT
8 5 (0.10%) HL7
8 5 (0.10%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.082%) ISO 8583
9 4 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.082%) ISO22301
10 3 (0.061%) BS7799
11 2 (0.041%) DICOM
11 2 (0.041%) GAMP
12 1 (0.020%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.020%) SEPA
System Software
1 1004 (20.49%) Active Directory
2 449 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 246 (5.02%) Hyper-V
4 171 (3.49%) vSphere
5 112 (2.29%) XenApp
6 53 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
7 51 (1.04%) VMware ESX
8 42 (0.86%) XenDesktop
9 36 (0.73%) Firmware
10 31 (0.63%) vCloud
11 28 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
12 26 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
13 22 (0.45%) Terminal Services
14 21 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
15 14 (0.29%) Terminal Server
16 12 (0.24%) NFS
16 12 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
17 11 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
18 9 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 9 (0.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 165 (3.37%) SCCM
2 108 (2.20%) SCOM
3 69 (1.41%) NetBackup
4 60 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 56 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 47 (0.96%) WSUS
7 45 (0.92%) Nagios
8 43 (0.88%) Backup Exec
9 39 (0.80%) Puppet
10 38 (0.78%) AirWatch
11 36 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
12 33 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
13 32 (0.65%) FortiGate
14 28 (0.57%) Data Guard
15 24 (0.49%) Control-M
15 24 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
16 22 (0.45%) Ansible
17 21 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 20 (0.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
19 19 (0.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1499 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 721 (14.71%) Cisco
3 679 (13.85%) VMware
4 438 (8.94%) Oracle
5 411 (8.39%) Citrix
6 301 (6.14%) HP
7 188 (3.84%) CheckPoint
8 173 (3.53%) Juniper
8 173 (3.53%) SAP
9 158 (3.22%) IBM
10 135 (2.75%) Remedy
11 119 (2.43%) Symantec
12 110 (2.24%) Dell
12 110 (2.24%) F5
13 105 (2.14%) Palo Alto
14 104 (2.12%) NetApp
15 100 (2.04%) Mitel
16 77 (1.57%) Red Hat
17 75 (1.53%) Google
18 68 (1.39%) SolarWinds
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Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + on-call - bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £30000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £52000 - £57000 per annum + 25 hols, pension, life cover
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £75001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + on call allowance + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITVE SALARY
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance & Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + 2017 benefit pack
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £23,100 per annum Up to £23,100 +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + 5% flex
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago