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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 17 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 8.11% - 4.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.00% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £27,250
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 - £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 - £29,450
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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
10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 13.51% - 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Average salary £36,250 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 - £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 28 November 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) Ciena
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) ADSL
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) OpenView
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (33.33%) Local Government
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) DWDM
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) DWDM
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Ciena
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds