The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 46 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 122 60 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.35% 2.37% 2.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.92% 23.72% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 98 51 48
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £56,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
SLA
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
260 253 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.39% 10.01% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 192 225 162
Average salary £41,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SLA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +12 38 £45,500 +30.00%
Welwyn Garden City 0 19 £50,000 +51.51%
Stevenage +22 9 £20,500 -14.58% 1
Borehamwood +9 9 £32,500 -
Watford -18 6 £56,875 +16.66% 2
St Albans -15 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Rickmansworth - 4 £40,000 -
Hertford - 3 £34,000 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £38,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £22,000 -
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 78 (36.11%) Windows
2 54 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 52 (24.07%) ITIL
4 45 (20.83%) Cisco
5 41 (18.98%) Finance
6 36 (16.67%) VMware
6 36 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 35 (16.20%) Linux
7 35 (16.20%) Mentoring
8 34 (15.74%) WAN
9 32 (14.81%) LAN
10 31 (14.35%) SQL
10 31 (14.35%) SC Cleared
10 31 (14.35%) Security Cleared
11 30 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (13.43%) Problem Management
13 28 (12.96%) MS Office
13 28 (12.96%) TCP/IP
13 28 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
14 26 (12.04%) Telecoms
15 25 (11.57%) Cisco Certification
16 24 (11.11%) MS Exchange
16 24 (11.11%) Retail
17 23 (10.65%) Firewall
17 23 (10.65%) Change Management
17 23 (10.65%) Windows XP
17 23 (10.65%) MySQL
17 23 (10.65%) Citrix
17 23 (10.65%) DNS
17 23 (10.65%) Degree

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 24 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.87%) Apache
2 17 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.48%) IBM Notes
4 11 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.31%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.39%) Moodle
7 3 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.39%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.39%) WordPress
7 3 (1.39%) nginx
7 3 (1.39%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.93%) IIS
8 2 (0.93%) Lync
8 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (12.96%) MS Office
2 19 (8.80%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (6.94%) SAP FI
1 15 (6.94%) SAP CO
1 15 (6.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.39%) SAP CRM
2 3 (1.39%) Magento
3 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.93%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.46%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.02%) Office 365
2 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.74%) WAN
2 32 (14.81%) LAN
3 28 (12.96%) TCP/IP
4 23 (10.65%) DNS
4 23 (10.65%) Firewall
5 19 (8.80%) SAN
6 18 (8.33%) VPN
7 14 (6.48%) DWDM
7 14 (6.48%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (5.56%) DHCP
9 11 (5.09%) SMTP
9 11 (5.09%) Internet
10 9 (4.17%) SSL
11 7 (3.24%) NAS
12 6 (2.78%) VLAN
12 6 (2.78%) BGP
12 6 (2.78%) Ethernet
12 6 (2.78%) VoIP
13 5 (2.31%) HTTP
13 5 (2.31%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.65%) MySQL
2 19 (8.80%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 15 (6.94%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.31%) DB2
5 5 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.85%) QlikView
7 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Toad
2 2 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.46%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
General
1 41 (18.98%) Finance
2 26 (12.04%) Telecoms
3 24 (11.11%) Retail
4 6 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.39%) Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Welsh Language
6 2 (0.93%) Billing
6 2 (0.93%) Legal
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.46%) French Language
7 1 (0.46%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 43 (19.91%) Analyst
2 24 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 20 (9.26%) Network Engineer
4 16 (7.41%) Senior Manager
5 15 (6.94%) Support Analyst
5 15 (6.94%) SAP Analyst
6 14 (6.48%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 14 (6.48%) SAP Business Analyst
7 12 (5.56%) Administrator
8 11 (5.09%) IT Support
9 10 (4.63%) Service Manager
9 10 (4.63%) Server Support
9 10 (4.63%) Server Analyst
9 10 (4.63%) Server Support Analyst
10 9 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (3.70%) Linux Specialist
11 8 (3.70%) Database Engineer
11 8 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
12 7 (3.24%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.78%) HTML
1 6 (2.78%) J2EE
1 6 (2.78%) Middleware
2 5 (2.31%) CSS
3 4 (1.85%) XML
4 3 (1.39%) XSL
4 3 (1.39%) XSLT
4 3 (1.39%) LAMP
4 3 (1.39%) Hibernate
4 3 (1.39%) Spring
4 3 (1.39%) JSF
4 3 (1.39%) Java EE
4 3 (1.39%) JSP
4 3 (1.39%) Struts
4 3 (1.39%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 2 (0.93%) HTML5
5 2 (0.93%) Flash
6 1 (0.46%) Web Services
6 1 (0.46%) COM
6 1 (0.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.41%) Replication
2 15 (6.94%) FMCG
2 15 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.09%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.63%) Statistics
5 7 (3.24%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.78%) User Experience
6 6 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.31%) AS400
8 4 (1.85%) Clustering
9 3 (1.39%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (0.93%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.93%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.46%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.46%) IVR
11 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 78 (36.11%) Windows
2 35 (16.20%) Linux
3 30 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (10.65%) Windows XP
5 22 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (8.33%) UNIX
7 15 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (6.94%) Windows 7
8 14 (6.48%) Debian
9 7 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.85%) Android
11 3 (1.39%) CentOS
12 2 (0.93%) AIX
12 2 (0.93%) HPUX
12 2 (0.93%) Solaris
13 1 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (24.07%) ITIL
2 35 (16.20%) Mentoring
3 29 (13.43%) Problem Management
4 23 (10.65%) Change Management
5 21 (9.72%) Incident Management
5 21 (9.72%) Business Development
6 18 (8.33%) Time Management
7 16 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (7.41%) Scrum
7 16 (7.41%) DSDM
8 15 (6.94%) Line Management
9 14 (6.48%) Change Control
9 14 (6.48%) Service Delivery
10 11 (5.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (4.63%) Asset Management
12 9 (4.17%) Migration
13 8 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (3.70%) People Management
13 8 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.35%) SQL
2 17 (7.87%) Perl
3 15 (6.94%) PowerShell
4 11 (5.09%) Java
5 9 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.39%) PHP
7 3 (1.39%) VBScript
7 3 (1.39%) VB
7 3 (1.39%) VBA
8 1 (0.46%) Erlang
8 1 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (14.35%) SC Cleared
1 31 (14.35%) Security Cleared
2 28 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (11.57%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (10.65%) Degree
5 20 (9.26%) MCSE
6 16 (7.41%) MCSA
7 13 (6.02%) CCNP
7 13 (6.02%) CCNA
8 12 (5.56%) MCP
9 11 (5.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (4.17%) CCSA
12 8 (3.70%) MCTS
13 5 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.39%) MCITP
15 1 (0.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 1 (0.46%) ACCA
15 1 (0.46%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 4 (1.85%) GMP
2 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) BS7799
3 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.94%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (5.09%) iptables
5 9 (4.17%) NFS
6 8 (3.70%) Samba
7 7 (3.24%) vSphere
8 6 (2.78%) Xen
8 6 (2.78%) VMware Server
8 6 (2.78%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.78%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.78%) Postfix
9 5 (2.31%) XenApp
9 5 (2.31%) MetaFrame
9 5 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.39%) Varnish
10 3 (1.39%) Firmware
10 3 (1.39%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.39%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (6.02%) SCCM
2 12 (5.56%) Data Guard
3 8 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.39%) Cacti
5 3 (1.39%) cPanel
5 3 (1.39%) Nagios
6 2 (0.93%) Legato
6 2 (0.93%) WSUS
6 2 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 45 (20.83%) Cisco
2 36 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 36 (16.67%) VMware
3 23 (10.65%) Citrix
4 20 (9.26%) SAP
5 19 (8.80%) Remedy
6 18 (8.33%) Oracle
7 14 (6.48%) HP
7 14 (6.48%) Lotus
8 12 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 12 (5.56%) Ciena
9 8 (3.70%) Fujitsu
9 8 (3.70%) Sun
9 8 (3.70%) IBM
10 7 (3.24%) Dell
10 7 (3.24%) Avaya
11 6 (2.78%) Red Hat
11 6 (2.78%) Apple
11 6 (2.78%) SonicWALL
12 5 (2.31%) Nortel
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive benefits scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum dependent on experience and certific
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: £ competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 22 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago