The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 45 90 95
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +5
Permanent jobs citing SLA 91 67 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.69% 2.79% 2.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.21% 33.33% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 81 57 44
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £27,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,650
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
274 201 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.12% 8.38% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 228 163 184
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £26,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SLA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +5 25 £37,500 -16.66%
Stevenage +6 23 £19,750 +1.28%
Watford +31 22 £58,750 +30.55%
St Albans - 3 £55,000 -
Rickmansworth +22 2 £46,000 -12.38%
Borehamwood +9 2 £30,000 +27.65%
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 63 (37.72%) ITIL
2 44 (26.35%) Security Cleared
3 42 (25.15%) Finance
4 39 (23.35%) Oracle
5 37 (22.16%) MS Office
6 36 (21.56%) SQL
7 35 (20.96%) Windows
7 35 (20.96%) Microsoft
8 29 (17.37%) Cisco
8 29 (17.37%) Telecoms
9 26 (15.57%) Java
9 26 (15.57%) Firewall
10 25 (14.97%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (14.97%) CCNA
11 24 (14.37%) Service Management
12 23 (13.77%) Active Directory
12 23 (13.77%) VMware
12 23 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (13.17%) Service Delivery
14 21 (12.57%) WAN
14 21 (12.57%) PL/SQL
14 21 (12.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (12.57%) Enterprise Architecture
14 21 (12.57%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (12.57%) Mentoring
14 21 (12.57%) SDLC
14 21 (12.57%) Virtual Team
15 20 (11.98%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (11.98%) UML
15 20 (11.98%) XML

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.39%) Apache
1 9 (5.39%) MS Exchange
1 9 (5.39%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.79%) IIS
2 8 (4.79%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.59%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (2.99%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.40%) SugarCRM
6 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.80%) nginx
7 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (22.16%) MS Office
2 15 (8.98%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.40%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.60%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.19%) Office 365
2 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.57%) Firewall
2 21 (12.57%) WAN
3 18 (10.78%) LAN
4 16 (9.58%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (6.59%) NAS
6 10 (5.99%) Cisco IPT
6 10 (5.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 9 (5.39%) SAN
7 9 (5.39%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.59%) DNS
8 6 (3.59%) VPN
9 5 (2.99%) DHCP
9 5 (2.99%) SSL
10 4 (2.40%) OSPF
10 4 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.80%) Broadband
11 3 (1.80%) Internet
11 3 (1.80%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.80%) SMTP
12 2 (1.20%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.78%) Oracle Database
2 13 (7.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (5.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 10 (5.99%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (4.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.80%) MySQL
6 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.60%) Big Data
8 1 (0.60%) DB2
8 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
General
1 42 (25.15%) Finance
2 29 (17.37%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.99%) Aerospace
3 5 (2.99%) Banking
3 5 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.99%) Retail
4 4 (2.40%) French Language
4 4 (2.40%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.60%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 31 (18.56%) Analyst
2 25 (14.97%) Support Engineer
3 23 (13.77%) Network Engineer
4 21 (12.57%) Developer
5 18 (10.78%) Service Analyst
5 18 (10.78%) Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (10.18%) Service Manager
7 16 (9.58%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 13 (7.78%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (7.78%) Support Analyst
10 12 (7.19%) Java Developer
10 12 (7.19%) Senior Java Developer
10 12 (7.19%) Windows Engineer
11 11 (6.59%) Applications Support
11 11 (6.59%) Delivery Manager
11 11 (6.59%) Services Delivery Manager
12 10 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (5.99%) Cisco Engineer
12 10 (5.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.98%) XML
2 17 (10.18%) Middleware
3 13 (7.78%) J2EE
4 12 (7.19%) Hibernate
4 12 (7.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 12 (7.19%) Spring
5 8 (4.79%) Web Services
6 5 (2.99%) .NET
6 5 (2.99%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.99%) CSS
6 5 (2.99%) HTML
7 4 (2.40%) HTML5
7 4 (2.40%) jQuery
8 1 (0.60%) LAMP
8 1 (0.60%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.57%) Virtual Team
2 16 (9.58%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (4.79%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (4.79%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.59%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.99%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.99%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.99%) Life Science
5 5 (2.99%) Replication
6 4 (2.40%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.40%) FMCG
6 4 (2.40%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.80%) Clustering
8 2 (1.20%) Statistics
8 2 (1.20%) User Experience
9 1 (0.60%) AS400
9 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.96%) Windows
2 21 (12.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (11.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (10.78%) Unix
5 16 (9.58%) Linux
5 16 (9.58%) Windows Server
6 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.19%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.99%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.80%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.20%) Solaris
9 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.60%) AIX
10 1 (0.60%) CentOS
10 1 (0.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.72%) ITIL
2 24 (14.37%) Service Management
3 22 (13.17%) Service Delivery
4 21 (12.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 21 (12.57%) Mentoring
4 21 (12.57%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (12.57%) SDLC
5 20 (11.98%) UML
6 17 (10.18%) High Availability
7 16 (9.58%) Problem Management
8 15 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (8.98%) Incident Management
9 14 (8.38%) Change Control
10 13 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (7.78%) Asset Management
10 13 (7.78%) Waterfall
11 12 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (7.19%) OO
11 12 (7.19%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (7.19%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.56%) SQL
2 26 (15.57%) Java
3 21 (12.57%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.99%) VB
5 4 (2.40%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.20%) PHP
6 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.60%) Perl
7 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.60%) Python
7 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (26.35%) Security Cleared
2 25 (14.97%) CCNA
2 25 (14.97%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.58%) CCNP
4 10 (5.99%) CCSA
5 9 (5.39%) BC Cleared
5 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.39%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.40%) Degree
9 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.60%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.60%) MCP
10 1 (0.60%) MCSA
10 1 (0.60%) MCSE
10 1 (0.60%) MCTS
10 1 (0.60%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (13.77%) Active Directory
1 23 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.19%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (4.19%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (4.19%) XenApp
4 6 (3.59%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.99%) vSphere
6 4 (2.40%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.80%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.60%) iptables
8 1 (0.60%) NFS
8 1 (0.60%) Samba
8 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (7.19%) Data Guard
1 12 (7.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 12 (7.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.80%) Nagios
3 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 39 (23.35%) Oracle
2 35 (20.96%) Microsoft
3 29 (17.37%) Cisco
4 23 (13.77%) VMware
5 10 (5.99%) CheckPoint
5 10 (5.99%) F5
5 10 (5.99%) HP
6 8 (4.79%) Apple
6 8 (4.79%) Citrix
7 7 (4.19%) IBM
8 5 (2.99%) Fujitsu
8 5 (2.99%) Sage
8 5 (2.99%) SonicWALL
9 4 (2.40%) Computacenter
9 4 (2.40%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.80%) Avaya
11 2 (1.20%) NetApp
11 2 (1.20%) Teradata
12 1 (0.60%) Dell
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