The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 51 65 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Permanent jobs citing SLA 52 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.11% 3.26% 4.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.11% 29.79% 67.80%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 40
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
144 141 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.38% 10.93% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 98 98 56
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £63,275 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Essex

SLA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +14 36 £55,000 - 2
Basildon - 2 £20,500 - 2
Chelmsford -7 1 £20,000 -11.11% 1
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 37 (36.27%) Windows
2 36 (35.29%) Finance
3 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 29 (28.43%) SQL
5 27 (26.47%) Cisco
5 27 (26.47%) Change Control
6 26 (25.49%) SolarWinds
6 26 (25.49%) ITIL
7 25 (24.51%) Active Directory
8 24 (23.53%) Time Management
9 23 (22.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (22.55%) VMware
10 21 (20.59%) Citrix
11 17 (16.67%) Change Management
11 17 (16.67%) SAN
11 17 (16.67%) DNS
11 17 (16.67%) DHCP
12 16 (15.69%) H.323
12 16 (15.69%) Network Monitoring
13 15 (14.71%) Service Delivery
13 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
14 14 (13.73%) Firewall
15 13 (12.75%) LDAP
16 12 (11.76%) Linux
16 12 (11.76%) MS Office
16 12 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (10.78%) Data Analysis
17 11 (10.78%) Problem Management
17 11 (10.78%) FWSM

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.84%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.94%) IIS
6 2 (1.96%) Lync
7 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (11.76%) MS Office
2 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.94%) SAP CRM
2 3 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.96%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.67%) DHCP
1 17 (16.67%) DNS
1 17 (16.67%) SAN
2 16 (15.69%) H.323
3 14 (13.73%) Firewall
4 13 (12.75%) LDAP
5 11 (10.78%) FWSM
6 10 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (9.80%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (8.82%) OSPF
8 8 (7.84%) BGP
9 2 (1.96%) ADSL
9 2 (1.96%) ISDN
9 2 (1.96%) VPN
10 1 (0.98%) LAN
10 1 (0.98%) WAN
10 1 (0.98%) SSL
10 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.86%) PerformancePoint
3 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.94%) MySQL
4 3 (2.94%) QlikView
5 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 36 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Automotive
3 4 (3.92%) Billing
4 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Law
4 2 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (18.63%) Analyst
2 14 (13.73%) Network Specialist
3 12 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 11 (10.78%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Operations Manager
6 7 (6.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Support Manager
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Voice Specialist
7 6 (5.88%) Production Manager
7 6 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Desktop Support
7 6 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) .NET
1 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 6 (5.88%) WinForms
1 6 (5.88%) WPF
1 6 (5.88%) LINQ
1 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.98%) XML
2 1 (0.98%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) CMDB
1 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (7.84%) Client/Server
3 7 (6.86%) AS400
3 7 (6.86%) Data Extraction
4 5 (4.90%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.92%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.92%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.92%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (3.92%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.94%) Life Science
7 2 (1.96%) Clustering
7 2 (1.96%) EPoS
7 2 (1.96%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.98%) Statistics
8 1 (0.98%) Replication
8 1 (0.98%) iSeries
8 1 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (36.27%) Windows
2 12 (11.76%) Linux
3 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (7.84%) Windows 7
5 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.92%) Android
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.94%) Debian
8 2 (1.96%) CentOS
8 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.47%) Change Control
2 26 (25.49%) ITIL
3 24 (23.53%) Time Management
4 17 (16.67%) Change Management
5 16 (15.69%) Network Monitoring
6 15 (14.71%) Service Delivery
7 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (10.78%) Data Analysis
8 11 (10.78%) Problem Management
8 11 (10.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.80%) CRM
10 7 (6.86%) ETL
10 7 (6.86%) Incident Management
10 7 (6.86%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.88%) MVC
11 6 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.43%) SQL
2 6 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 6 (5.88%) C
2 6 (5.88%) C#
2 6 (5.88%) COBOL
2 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.98%) Perl
3 1 (0.98%) C++
3 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.80%) CCNA
3 5 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.92%) MCSE
5 2 (1.96%) MCSA
5 2 (1.96%) CCIE
5 2 (1.96%) CCNP
5 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) MCITP
6 1 (0.98%) MCP
6 1 (0.98%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 25 (24.51%) Active Directory
2 23 (22.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.90%) Terminal Services
3 5 (4.90%) XenApp
4 3 (2.94%) XenServer
4 3 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.96%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.98%) vSphere
6 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (3.92%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 27 (26.47%) Cisco
3 26 (25.49%) SolarWinds
4 23 (22.55%) VMware
5 21 (20.59%) Citrix
6 10 (9.80%) Juniper
6 10 (9.80%) SAP
7 7 (6.86%) HP
8 6 (5.88%) Polycom
9 5 (4.90%) Apple
10 4 (3.92%) Symantec
10 4 (3.92%) Siebel
10 4 (3.92%) Dell
11 3 (2.94%) Oracle
12 2 (1.96%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.96%) Brocade
12 2 (1.96%) BT
12 2 (1.96%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.98%) IBM
13 1 (0.98%) Fujitsu
Colchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Basildon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18500.00 - £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Brentwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18817.00 - £23522.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
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