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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 66 50 97
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +47
Permanent jobs citing SLA 77 119 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.74% 5.26% 2.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.00% 45.25% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 57 96 52
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £22,300 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £57,350
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +6.06%
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
220 263 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.68% 11.63% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 175 190 246
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,125
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.34%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +8 20 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Borehamwood +12 17 £23,000 -29.23% 2
Watford +15 13 £70,000 +23.07%
Stevenage 0 10 £37,500 +82.92%
Welwyn Garden City -6 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Rickmansworth +5 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Harpenden - 1 £26,500 -
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 67 (38.95%) Windows
2 60 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 56 (32.56%) VMware
4 55 (31.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 54 (31.40%) Firewall
6 52 (30.23%) SQL
7 50 (29.07%) Linux
8 48 (27.91%) Windows Server
9 47 (27.33%) ITIL
9 47 (27.33%) TCP/IP
10 46 (26.74%) Cisco
11 44 (25.58%) SQL Server
12 41 (23.84%) MS Excel
13 40 (23.26%) SAN
14 37 (21.51%) Active Directory
14 37 (21.51%) DNS
15 36 (20.93%) Oracle
15 36 (20.93%) NAS
16 35 (20.35%) Windows Server 2008
16 35 (20.35%) MS Exchange
17 34 (19.77%) WAN
17 34 (19.77%) Replication
18 32 (18.60%) Finance
18 32 (18.60%) DHCP
18 32 (18.60%) HP
18 32 (18.60%) SSL
19 31 (18.02%) Apple
20 30 (17.44%) Blackberry
20 30 (17.44%) VPN
21 29 (16.86%) LAN

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 35 (20.35%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 23 (13.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (8.72%) Apache
5 12 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.40%) IIS
7 9 (5.23%) SharePoint
7 9 (5.23%) Tomcat
7 9 (5.23%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.91%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.91%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.33%) Joomla!
9 4 (2.33%) Moodle
9 4 (2.33%) nginx
9 4 (2.33%) WordPress
10 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (23.84%) MS Excel
2 29 (16.86%) MS Office
3 6 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.86%) Office 365
2 28 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (31.40%) Firewall
2 47 (27.33%) TCP/IP
3 40 (23.26%) SAN
4 37 (21.51%) DNS
5 36 (20.93%) NAS
6 34 (19.77%) WAN
7 32 (18.60%) DHCP
7 32 (18.60%) SSL
8 30 (17.44%) VPN
9 29 (16.86%) LAN
10 18 (10.47%) OSPF
11 16 (9.30%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (5.81%) VLAN
13 8 (4.65%) SMTP
14 6 (3.49%) POP3
15 5 (2.91%) Broadband
15 5 (2.91%) IP Telephony
16 4 (2.33%) IMAP
16 4 (2.33%) SSH
16 4 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (5.23%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.07%) MySQL
5 7 (4.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.74%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.58%) Big Data
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.58%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) FitNesse
General
1 32 (18.60%) Finance
2 25 (14.53%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.49%) Retail
4 5 (2.91%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.91%) Banking
4 5 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.74%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.58%) French Language
6 1 (0.58%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (15.12%) Support Engineer
2 25 (14.53%) Analyst
3 18 (10.47%) Support Analyst
4 17 (9.88%) Technical Engineer
5 16 (9.30%) Applications Support
6 15 (8.72%) Developer
7 14 (8.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 12 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
9 10 (5.81%) Project Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.23%) Cisco Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) Technical Support
11 8 (4.65%) Citrix Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Help Desk Support
11 8 (4.65%) Server Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Service Manager
11 8 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.30%) Middleware
2 11 (6.40%) XML
3 10 (5.81%) .NET
4 9 (5.23%) .NET Framework
5 7 (4.07%) Web Services
6 6 (3.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (2.91%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.91%) J2EE
7 5 (2.91%) LAMP
7 5 (2.91%) Spring
8 4 (2.33%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 4 (2.33%) CSS
8 4 (2.33%) HTML
8 4 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.58%) HTML5
9 1 (0.58%) jQuery
9 1 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.77%) Replication
2 30 (17.44%) Blackberry
3 28 (16.28%) Hybrid Cloud
4 18 (10.47%) Fat Client
4 18 (10.47%) Thin Client
5 16 (9.30%) Data Centre
6 12 (6.98%) Clustering
7 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (5.81%) HP StoreVirtual
9 9 (5.23%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.91%) Computer Science
11 5 (2.91%) Life Science
12 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
12 2 (1.16%) FMCG
12 2 (1.16%) Mainframe
12 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.16%) Statistics
13 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 67 (38.95%) Windows
2 50 (29.07%) Linux
3 48 (27.91%) Windows Server
4 35 (20.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (10.47%) Unix
7 5 (2.91%) CentOS
8 4 (2.33%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.74%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.74%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.16%) Solaris
10 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.58%) AIX
11 1 (0.58%) Debian
11 1 (0.58%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.33%) ITIL
2 25 (14.53%) Mentoring
3 16 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (9.30%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.14%) High Availability
5 11 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (6.40%) Data Protection
5 11 (6.40%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (6.40%) Incident Management
6 10 (5.81%) ITIL V3
6 10 (5.81%) SDLC
6 10 (5.81%) UML
7 9 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (5.23%) CRM
8 8 (4.65%) Coaching
8 8 (4.65%) Service Management
8 8 (4.65%) Time Management
9 7 (4.07%) Data Analysis
9 7 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (30.23%) SQL
2 19 (11.05%) Java
3 15 (8.72%) Bash Shell
4 11 (6.40%) PL/SQL
5 10 (5.81%) PowerShell
5 10 (5.81%) VBA
6 9 (5.23%) VB
7 6 (3.49%) PHP
8 5 (2.91%) Perl
9 3 (1.74%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.58%) C#
10 1 (0.58%) Erlang
10 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (9.88%) SC Cleared
4 16 (9.30%) CCNA
4 16 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (8.14%) MCSE
6 10 (5.81%) MCSA
7 9 (5.23%) CCNP
8 5 (2.91%) Degree
8 5 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.74%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.74%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.16%) MCITP
10 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.58%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 55 (31.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (21.51%) Active Directory
3 23 (13.37%) vSphere
4 21 (12.21%) Terminal Services
5 18 (10.47%) Hyper-V
5 18 (10.47%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (10.47%) XenApp
6 14 (8.14%) Xen
7 8 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (4.65%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.91%) iptables
8 5 (2.91%) VMware Server
9 4 (2.33%) Sendmail
9 4 (2.33%) Varnish
10 1 (0.58%) Corosync
10 1 (0.58%) NFS
10 1 (0.58%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (4.65%) Data Guard
2 7 (4.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (4.07%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (2.91%) Nagios
4 4 (2.33%) Cacti
4 4 (2.33%) cPanel
5 1 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 60 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 56 (32.56%) VMware
3 46 (26.74%) Cisco
4 36 (20.93%) Oracle
5 32 (18.60%) HP
6 31 (18.02%) Apple
7 29 (16.86%) Fujitsu
8 28 (16.28%) SonicWALL
9 24 (13.95%) Citrix
10 11 (6.40%) Dell
10 11 (6.40%) IBM
11 8 (4.65%) NetApp
12 6 (3.49%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.33%) Avaya
13 4 (2.33%) IDERA
13 4 (2.33%) R1Soft
13 4 (2.33%) Siebel
14 3 (1.74%) JD Edwards
14 3 (1.74%) Northgate
14 3 (1.74%) SAP
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