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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 65 70 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.15% 1.13% 0.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.24% 12.86% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Average salary £30,000 £25,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -36.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,600 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,657 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.85% +1.87%
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
85 70 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 13.91% 8.76% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 58 57 43
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 15 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Guildford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (40.00%) VMware
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco
5 8 (32.00%) VoIP
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) VMS
7 6 (24.00%) PBX
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.00%) MySQL
10 3 (12.00%) HTML
10 3 (12.00%) MS Office
10 3 (12.00%) Security Management
10 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
11 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
11 2 (8.00%) Coaching
11 2 (8.00%) LTE
11 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
11 2 (8.00%) Legal

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (32.00%) VoIP
3 6 (24.00%) PBX
3 6 (24.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) LTE
4 2 (8.00%) 3G
5 1 (4.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.00%) VLAN
5 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Products Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Customer Services Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) VMS
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) Security Management
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.00%) BCP
4 2 (8.00%) Document Management
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Email Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.00%) System Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) VB6
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) DameWare
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Interwoven
4 2 (8.00%) Lotus
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Altiris
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper