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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 36 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.63% 4.85% 1.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.29% 39.39% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 2
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,000 £25,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
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
51 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 15.94% 12.31% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 26
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,250 £82,000
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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Farnborough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 24 (85.71%) Windows
1 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (78.57%) Firewall
3 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (67.86%) VMware
5 18 (64.29%) MS Exchange
5 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
7 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (53.57%) Hyper-V
8 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) CCNA
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (14.29%) Degree
11 4 (14.29%) Linux
11 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 4 (14.29%) Juniper
12 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (10.71%) DNS
12 3 (10.71%) Cisco
12 3 (10.71%) Internet
12 3 (10.71%) MCSE
12 3 (10.71%) LAN
12 3 (10.71%) WAN
12 3 (10.71%) HND
12 3 (10.71%) Statistics

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (64.29%) MS Exchange
1 18 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.71%) Lync
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) VLAN
3 2 (7.14%) WebEx
3 2 (7.14%) Telepresence
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) MPLS
4 1 (3.57%) OSPF
4 1 (3.57%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) DB2
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Support Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Service Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (32.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 9 (32.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 9 (32.14%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) Help Desk Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Support
6 2 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Statistics
1 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) UNIX
7 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) People Management
3 2 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (3.57%) Network Management
4 1 (3.57%) SIEM
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.57%) Line Management
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Coaching
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) CCNA
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (10.71%) HND
5 3 (10.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (53.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (67.86%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (10.71%) Polycom
4 3 (10.71%) Tandberg
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec
6 1 (3.57%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.57%) Qualys
6 1 (3.57%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) LogRhythm