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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 53 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 23 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.51% 1.43% 1.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.44% 11.83% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 10
Average salary £34,000 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,150 £19,275
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,850 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
SLA
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
87 93 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 13.28% 12.13% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 78 52 61
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SLA
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Guildford

SLA
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Guildford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 20 (66.67%) ITIL
1 20 (66.67%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 14 (46.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (33.33%) DNS
6 10 (33.33%) DHCP
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (30.00%) SCCM
7 9 (30.00%) Intranet
7 9 (30.00%) Internet
7 9 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 9 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (26.67%) Cisco
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (16.67%) SCOM
10 5 (16.67%) SCVMM
10 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 4 (13.33%) Finance
11 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 4 (13.33%) LAN
11 4 (13.33%) WAN
11 4 (13.33%) SQL
11 4 (13.33%) SQL Server

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 9 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) DHCP
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 9 (30.00%) Intranet
2 9 (30.00%) Internet
3 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.33%) LAN
3 4 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) X.25
5 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Law
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Incident Manager
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Spring
2 2 (6.67%) Struts
2 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.67%) Physics
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 14 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) Resource Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) Security Patching
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) Information Governance
5 2 (6.67%) People Management
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) MVC
6 1 (3.33%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) HL7
1 2 (6.67%) DICOM
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) SCCM
2 5 (16.67%) SCOM
2 5 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Cisco
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper