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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 72 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 82 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.42% 2.26% 2.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.50% 23.58% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 39
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £28,450 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £56,300 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.33%
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
213 246 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.87% 9.58% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 153 219 130
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +18 29 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City +1 15 £50,000 +58.73%
Borehamwood 0 9 £32,500 - 1
Stevenage +21 6 £20,500 -22.64% 1
Hitchin - 3 £50,000 -
St Albans -22 2 £52,500 +50.00%
Watford -35 2 £41,250 -13.15% 3
Hoddesdon - 1 £38,000 -
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (39.20%) Windows
2 54 (27.14%) Active Directory
3 44 (22.11%) ITIL
4 40 (20.10%) Cisco
4 40 (20.10%) VMware
4 40 (20.10%) Mentoring
5 37 (18.59%) Microsoft
6 36 (18.09%) Linux
7 32 (16.08%) TCP/IP
8 31 (15.58%) Finance
8 31 (15.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (15.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (14.57%) WAN
11 28 (14.07%) LAN
11 28 (14.07%) SQL
12 27 (13.57%) MS Office
12 27 (13.57%) MS Exchange
12 27 (13.57%) DNS
13 24 (12.06%) SC Cleared
13 24 (12.06%) Security Cleared
13 24 (12.06%) Degree
14 23 (11.56%) Citrix
14 23 (11.56%) MySQL
15 22 (11.06%) MCSE
15 22 (11.06%) SAN
15 22 (11.06%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (10.55%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (10.55%) MS Excel
16 21 (10.55%) Windows XP
17 20 (10.05%) Business Development

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (13.57%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.54%) Apache
2 17 (8.54%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.03%) IBM Notes
5 9 (4.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.51%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.51%) WordPress
9 3 (1.51%) nginx
9 3 (1.51%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.51%) Moodle
9 3 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.51%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.01%) IIS
10 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 27 (13.57%) MS Office
2 21 (10.55%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.01%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.02%) SAP FI
1 8 (4.02%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (4.02%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.50%) Maximo
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.50%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.04%) Office 365
2 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.08%) TCP/IP
2 29 (14.57%) WAN
3 28 (14.07%) LAN
4 27 (13.57%) DNS
5 22 (11.06%) SAN
6 19 (9.55%) Firewall
6 19 (9.55%) VPN
7 16 (8.04%) DHCP
8 14 (7.04%) DWDM
9 12 (6.03%) SSL
10 11 (5.53%) SMTP
10 11 (5.53%) Internet
10 11 (5.53%) NAS
11 7 (3.52%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (3.52%) OSPF
11 7 (3.52%) BGP
11 7 (3.52%) VoIP
11 7 (3.52%) Ethernet
12 6 (3.02%) VLAN
13 5 (2.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.56%) MySQL
2 19 (9.55%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.54%) Oracle Database
3 15 (7.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.51%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (1.51%) DB2
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Toad
2 2 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.50%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 31 (15.58%) Finance
2 19 (9.55%) Retail
3 18 (9.05%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.02%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.51%) Banking
6 2 (1.01%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.50%) French Language
7 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 36 (18.09%) Analyst
2 21 (10.55%) Delivery Manager
3 18 (9.05%) Senior Manager
4 15 (7.54%) Support Analyst
5 14 (7.04%) Network Engineer
5 14 (7.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 12 (6.03%) Administrator
7 10 (5.03%) Server Support
7 10 (5.03%) Server Support Analyst
7 10 (5.03%) Server Analyst
7 10 (5.03%) IT Support
8 9 (4.52%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (4.02%) Linux Specialist
9 8 (4.02%) Database Engineer
9 8 (4.02%) SAP Analyst
10 7 (3.52%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.52%) SAP Business Analyst
10 7 (3.52%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.52%) Service Analyst
11 6 (3.02%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.02%) HTML
1 6 (3.02%) Middleware
2 5 (2.51%) CSS
3 4 (2.01%) .NET
3 4 (2.01%) J2EE
3 4 (2.01%) XML
4 3 (1.51%) XSL
4 3 (1.51%) XSLT
4 3 (1.51%) LAMP
4 3 (1.51%) Hibernate
4 3 (1.51%) Spring
4 3 (1.51%) JSF
4 3 (1.51%) Java EE
4 3 (1.51%) JSP
4 3 (1.51%) Struts
4 3 (1.51%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 2 (1.01%) HTML5
5 2 (1.01%) Flash
6 1 (0.50%) Web Services
6 1 (0.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.55%) Replication
2 13 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.03%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.03%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.03%) Statistics
4 9 (4.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (4.02%) FMCG
6 7 (3.52%) User Experience
7 5 (2.51%) AS400
8 4 (2.01%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.01%) Thin Client
8 4 (2.01%) Clustering
8 4 (2.01%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (1.51%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.50%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.50%) IVR
11 1 (0.50%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 78 (39.20%) Windows
2 36 (18.09%) Linux
3 31 (15.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (11.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (10.55%) Windows XP
6 16 (8.04%) UNIX
7 15 (7.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (7.54%) Windows 7
8 14 (7.04%) Debian
9 8 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.01%) Android
11 3 (1.51%) CentOS
12 2 (1.01%) AIX
12 2 (1.01%) HPUX
12 2 (1.01%) Solaris
13 1 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.11%) ITIL
2 40 (20.10%) Mentoring
3 20 (10.05%) Business Development
4 19 (9.55%) Change Management
5 18 (9.05%) DSDM
5 18 (9.05%) Problem Management
5 18 (9.05%) Scrum
5 18 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.04%) Line Management
7 14 (7.04%) Time Management
8 13 (6.53%) Service Delivery
9 12 (6.03%) Incident Management
10 10 (5.03%) Project Management
10 10 (5.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.52%) Migration
12 8 (4.02%) Web Application Development
12 8 (4.02%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (3.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.07%) SQL
2 17 (8.54%) Perl
3 16 (8.04%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.52%) Java
5 7 (3.52%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.52%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.01%) VBA
7 3 (1.51%) VBScript
7 3 (1.51%) VB
7 3 (1.51%) PHP
7 3 (1.51%) C#
8 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (15.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (12.06%) Degree
2 24 (12.06%) SC Cleared
2 24 (12.06%) Security Cleared
3 22 (11.06%) MCSE
4 19 (9.55%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (8.54%) MCSA
6 14 (7.04%) CCNA
7 12 (6.03%) MCP
8 11 (5.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (4.02%) MCTS
11 6 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (3.02%) CCNP
12 3 (1.51%) PMP
12 3 (1.51%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.51%) MCITP
13 2 (1.01%) CCSA
14 1 (0.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.01%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 4 (2.01%) GMP
2 1 (0.50%) BS7799
2 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (27.14%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.54%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (5.53%) iptables
5 9 (4.52%) vSphere
5 9 (4.52%) NFS
6 8 (4.02%) Terminal Services
6 8 (4.02%) Samba
6 8 (4.02%) Hyper-V
7 7 (3.52%) Xen
8 6 (3.02%) Postfix
8 6 (3.02%) XenApp
8 6 (3.02%) VMware Server
8 6 (3.02%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.51%) MetaFrame
10 3 (1.51%) Firmware
10 3 (1.51%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.51%) Sendmail
10 3 (1.51%) Varnish
11 2 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.04%) SCCM
2 12 (6.03%) Data Guard
3 8 (4.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.51%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.51%) Cacti
5 3 (1.51%) cPanel
5 3 (1.51%) Nagios
6 2 (1.01%) Legato
6 2 (1.01%) WSUS
6 2 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.50%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.50%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 40 (20.10%) Cisco
1 40 (20.10%) VMware
2 37 (18.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (11.56%) Citrix
4 18 (9.05%) Oracle
4 18 (9.05%) HP
5 17 (8.54%) Remedy
6 12 (6.03%) Lotus
6 12 (6.03%) Ciena
7 11 (5.53%) Fujitsu
7 11 (5.53%) SAP
8 10 (5.03%) Apple
9 9 (4.52%) SonicWALL
9 9 (4.52%) Dell
10 6 (3.02%) IBM
10 6 (3.02%) Sun
10 6 (3.02%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.51%) JD Edwards
11 5 (2.51%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.51%) Symantec
Hertford, Hertfordshire
EU-Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Fully flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 8 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45000
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: Fully flexible benefits scheme
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Salary: flexible benefits scheme
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