The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 6 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 8.11% - 6.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
SLA
Hertfordshire

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 Hertford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 8.11% 19.05% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 11
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

SLA
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Hertford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) Ciena
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) DWDM
4 3 (42.86%) Remedy
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (28.57%) Local Government
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) OpenView
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) ADSL
5 2 (28.57%) Line Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Broadband

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) DWDM
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) ADSL
4 1 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Ciena
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft