The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 67 52 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 26 52 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.59% 4.07% 3.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.21% 32.70% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 36
Median salary £30,750 £36,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.75% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,050 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £34,090 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+0.46% +0.26%
SLA
East of 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 Essex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
89 159 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.87% 12.44% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 98 117
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SLA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SLA Salary Trend in Essex

SLA
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Essex

SLA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Chelmsford +9 5 £34,500 -1.42%
Brentwood -12 2 - -
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region with a requirement for SLA.

1 31 (37.80%) ITIL
2 30 (36.59%) Finance
3 24 (29.27%) Windows
4 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
5 15 (18.29%) MS Office
6 14 (17.07%) SQL
6 14 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (17.07%) Time Management
7 13 (15.85%) Citrix
8 12 (14.63%) Cisco
8 12 (14.63%) Windows 7
9 11 (13.41%) SolarWinds
9 11 (13.41%) Logistics
9 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
9 11 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (13.41%) Progress
10 10 (12.20%) Windows 8
11 9 (10.98%) Change Control
11 9 (10.98%) Office 365
11 9 (10.98%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (10.98%) MCP
11 9 (10.98%) Remedy
11 9 (10.98%) Change Management
12 8 (9.76%) Network+ Certification
12 8 (9.76%) Project Management
12 8 (9.76%) A+ Certification
12 8 (9.76%) CCNP
12 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
12 8 (9.76%) Line Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
2 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (18.29%) MS Office
2 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) SAP CO
1 4 (4.88%) SAP FI
1 4 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.22%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) H.323
1 7 (8.54%) Unified Communications
2 6 (7.32%) DHCP
2 6 (7.32%) DNS
3 5 (6.10%) Internet
3 5 (6.10%) IP Telephony
3 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.88%) Firewall
4 4 (4.88%) LDAP
5 3 (3.66%) LAN
5 3 (3.66%) Network Security
5 3 (3.66%) WAN
6 2 (2.44%) Cisco ICM
6 2 (2.44%) Telepresence
6 2 (2.44%) WebEx
7 1 (1.22%) Frame Relay
7 1 (1.22%) VLAN
7 1 (1.22%) VPN
7 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.44%) DTS
4 2 (2.44%) ProClarity
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.22%) MS Access
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Law
3 2 (2.44%) Legal
3 2 (2.44%) Military
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Analyst
2 20 (24.39%) Support Analyst
3 14 (17.07%) Team Leader
4 12 (14.63%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Service Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Voice Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) IT Support
7 6 (7.32%) Support Team Leader
8 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) XML
1 4 (4.88%) XML Messaging
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) XMPP
3 1 (1.22%) Middleware
3 1 (1.22%) WCF
3 1 (1.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) CMDB
2 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.88%) CESG
4 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.66%) Replication
5 2 (2.44%) AS400
5 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.27%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Windows 7
3 10 (12.20%) Windows 8
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.44%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (2.44%) Unix
7 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) ITIL
2 14 (17.07%) Time Management
3 11 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (13.41%) Logistics
3 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
4 9 (10.98%) Change Control
4 9 (10.98%) Change Management
4 9 (10.98%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (9.76%) Line Management
5 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 8 (9.76%) Project Management
6 7 (8.54%) Fault Analysis
6 7 (8.54%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (8.54%) WFM
6 7 (8.54%) Workforce Optimisation
7 6 (7.32%) Information Security
7 6 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.10%) ITSM
8 5 (6.10%) Security Management
8 5 (6.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) SQL
2 3 (3.66%) C#
3 2 (2.44%) COBOL
3 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.44%) VB
4 1 (1.22%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.98%) MCP
3 8 (9.76%) A+ Certification
3 8 (9.76%) CCNP
3 8 (9.76%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (8.54%) CCNA
4 7 (8.54%) CCNP Voice
5 5 (6.10%) CCVP
6 4 (4.88%) CISM
6 4 (4.88%) CISSP
6 4 (4.88%) Degree
6 4 (4.88%) MCSE
6 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.66%) HND
8 2 (2.44%) IBM Certification
8 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.44%) NCDA
9 1 (1.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.10%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.22%) vSphere
5 1 (1.22%) XenApp
5 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (3.66%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.44%) SnapMirror
3 2 (2.44%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.22%) Nagios
4 1 (1.22%) SCCM
4 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.85%) Citrix
3 12 (14.63%) Cisco
4 11 (13.41%) Progress
4 11 (13.41%) SolarWinds
5 9 (10.98%) Remedy
6 7 (8.54%) Polycom
6 7 (8.54%) ServiceNow
6 7 (8.54%) Verint
6 7 (8.54%) Zeacom
7 6 (7.32%) VMware
8 4 (4.88%) Oracle
8 4 (4.88%) SAP
9 3 (3.66%) Aruba
9 3 (3.66%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (3.66%) iManage
9 3 (3.66%) Infoblox
9 3 (3.66%) Juniper
9 3 (3.66%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.44%) Xerox