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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 48 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 25 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.88% 1.22% 1.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.65% 8.79% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 8
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +17.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,600 £18,825
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
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
79 91 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 12.25% 13.91% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 71 62 61
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Guildford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 24 (66.67%) ITIL
2 22 (61.11%) VMware
3 19 (52.78%) Windows
4 15 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
5 13 (36.11%) SCCM
5 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
6 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (30.56%) DNS
7 11 (30.56%) DHCP
7 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (27.78%) Internet
8 10 (27.78%) Cisco
9 9 (25.00%) Blackberry
9 9 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (25.00%) Intranet
9 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
10 8 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (19.44%) SCOM
11 7 (19.44%) SCVMM
11 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
12 6 (16.67%) Resource Management
12 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 6 (16.67%) SQL
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
13 5 (13.89%) LAN
13 5 (13.89%) WAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) DHCP
1 11 (30.56%) DNS
2 10 (27.78%) Internet
3 9 (25.00%) Intranet
4 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 5 (13.89%) WAN
5 3 (8.33%) Firewall
6 2 (5.56%) VPN
6 2 (5.56%) X.25
7 1 (2.78%) VLAN
7 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.78%) Network Security
7 1 (2.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Law
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Desktop Support
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Support Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 5 (13.89%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) IT Support
7 3 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
8 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
1 2 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) JDBC
2 1 (2.78%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows XP
3 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 4 (11.11%) Service Management
4 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) Information Governance
6 2 (5.56%) People Management
6 2 (5.56%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.78%) Server Patching
7 1 (2.78%) Database Security
7 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.78%) VB6
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) MCP
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) HL7
1 2 (5.56%) DICOM
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) vSphere
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) SCCM
2 7 (19.44%) SCOM
2 7 (19.44%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) VMware
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.78%) Infoblox
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper