The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.89% 6.35% 1.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% 57.14% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,736
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.53%
SLA
Hampshire

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 Farnborough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 8.00% 11.11% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 20
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,000 £65,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SLA
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

SLA Salary Trend in Farnborough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (25.00%) MPLS
5 3 (25.00%) OSPF
5 3 (25.00%) BGP
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (25.00%) Polycom
5 3 (25.00%) Tandberg
5 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) Lync
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) NetWeaver
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
2 3 (25.00%) MPLS
2 3 (25.00%) OSPF
2 3 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) IPsec
3 2 (16.67%) Multicast
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Basis Manager
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Manager
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 1 (8.33%) DB2 Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery Coordinator
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Basis
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (25.00%) Network Management
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Polycom
2 3 (25.00%) Tandberg
2 3 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle