The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 24 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.24% 2.68% 3.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.08% 75.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £23,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.45%
SLA
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
13 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 9.70% 3.57% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £69,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -45.65%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SLA
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

SLA Salary Trend in Gatwick

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Service Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco