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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 48 82 95
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 99 73 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.93% 3.10% 2.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.67% 34.43% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 78 61 47
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,375 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +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
270 212 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.44% 9.01% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 214 167 198
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +2 28 £37,500 - 2
Stevenage +14 22 £19,750 +1.28%
Watford +10 19 £62,500 +38.88%
Rickmansworth +19 4 £57,500 +9.52%
St Albans - 3 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -3 1 £31,000 +29.16%
Harpenden - 1 £23,500 -
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 73 (41.01%) ITIL
2 58 (32.58%) Security Cleared
3 41 (23.03%) MS Office
3 41 (23.03%) Finance
4 38 (21.35%) Oracle
5 36 (20.22%) SQL
6 34 (19.10%) Telecoms
7 33 (18.54%) Firewall
7 33 (18.54%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (18.54%) Microsoft
8 32 (17.98%) Cisco
9 30 (16.85%) LAN
9 30 (16.85%) WAN
9 30 (16.85%) Windows
9 30 (16.85%) Problem Management
10 29 (16.29%) CCNA
11 26 (14.61%) Java
11 26 (14.61%) Service Delivery
11 26 (14.61%) Wi-Fi
12 24 (13.48%) CCNP
12 24 (13.48%) Asset Management
12 24 (13.48%) Change Control
13 23 (12.92%) Incident Management
13 23 (12.92%) Service Management
14 22 (12.36%) Active Directory
14 22 (12.36%) Mentoring
15 21 (11.80%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (11.80%) SDLC
15 21 (11.80%) Virtual Team
15 21 (11.80%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (5.06%) Apache
1 9 (5.06%) IIS
2 8 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.49%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.93%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.81%) SugarCRM
5 5 (2.81%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.69%) nginx
7 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 41 (23.03%) MS Office
2 10 (5.62%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.81%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.06%) Office 365
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (18.54%) Firewall
2 30 (16.85%) LAN
2 30 (16.85%) WAN
3 26 (14.61%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (8.43%) Cisco IPT
4 15 (8.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (3.37%) VPN
6 5 (2.81%) Internet
6 5 (2.81%) SAN
7 4 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (2.25%) MPLS
7 4 (2.25%) NAS
7 4 (2.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.69%) Broadband
8 3 (1.69%) DNS
8 3 (1.69%) SMTP
9 2 (1.12%) DHCP
9 2 (1.12%) POP3
10 1 (0.56%) HTTP
10 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.30%) Oracle Database
1 13 (7.30%) Oracle Database 10g
2 12 (6.74%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 10 (5.62%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.69%) MySQL
5 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.56%) DB2
7 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
General
1 41 (23.03%) Finance
2 34 (19.10%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.37%) Retail
4 5 (2.81%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.81%) Banking
4 5 (2.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.25%) French Language
5 4 (2.25%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.12%) Billing
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (17.98%) Analyst
2 31 (17.42%) Network Engineer
3 22 (12.36%) Service Analyst
3 22 (12.36%) Service Desk Analyst
4 21 (11.80%) Developer
4 21 (11.80%) Support Engineer
5 19 (10.67%) Service Manager
6 16 (8.99%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.30%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (6.74%) Applications Support
8 12 (6.74%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (6.74%) Java Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Services Delivery Manager
9 11 (6.18%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.18%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (5.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 10 (5.62%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (5.62%) Database Engineer
11 9 (5.06%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.24%) XML
2 17 (9.55%) Middleware
3 13 (7.30%) J2EE
4 12 (6.74%) Hibernate
4 12 (6.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 12 (6.74%) Spring
5 8 (4.49%) Web Services
6 6 (3.37%) CSS
6 6 (3.37%) HTML
6 6 (3.37%) HTML5
6 6 (3.37%) jQuery
7 5 (2.81%) .NET
7 5 (2.81%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.56%) LAMP
8 1 (0.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.80%) Video Conferencing
1 21 (11.80%) Virtual Team
2 7 (3.93%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.93%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.81%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (2.81%) Driving Licence
3 5 (2.81%) Life Science
4 4 (2.25%) FMCG
5 3 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.56%) AS400
6 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.56%) Replication
6 1 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.85%) Windows
2 18 (10.11%) Unix
2 18 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (6.74%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.18%) Linux
6 9 (5.06%) Windows XP
7 7 (3.93%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.81%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.12%) Solaris
12 1 (0.56%) AIX
12 1 (0.56%) CentOS
12 1 (0.56%) Debian
12 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (41.01%) ITIL
2 30 (16.85%) Problem Management
3 26 (14.61%) Service Delivery
4 24 (13.48%) Asset Management
4 24 (13.48%) Change Control
5 23 (12.92%) Incident Management
5 23 (12.92%) Service Management
6 22 (12.36%) Mentoring
7 21 (11.80%) Enterprise Architecture
7 21 (11.80%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (11.80%) SDLC
8 20 (11.24%) UML
9 16 (8.99%) Load Balancing
10 15 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (8.43%) High Availability
11 13 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (7.30%) Change Management
11 13 (7.30%) Waterfall
12 12 (6.74%) OO
12 12 (6.74%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (20.22%) SQL
2 26 (14.61%) Java
3 21 (11.80%) PL/SQL
4 6 (3.37%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.81%) VB
6 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.12%) PHP
6 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.56%) Perl
7 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.56%) Python
7 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (32.58%) Security Cleared
2 33 (18.54%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (16.29%) CCNA
4 24 (13.48%) CCNP
5 15 (8.43%) CCSA
6 14 (7.87%) BC Cleared
7 9 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (5.06%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.25%) CCDP
8 4 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.12%) Degree
11 1 (0.56%) MCP
11 1 (0.56%) MCSA
11 1 (0.56%) MCSE
11 1 (0.56%) MCTS
11 1 (0.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (12.36%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.74%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.25%) XenApp
5 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.69%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.12%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.56%) iptables
7 1 (0.56%) NFS
7 1 (0.56%) Samba
7 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.56%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (6.74%) Data Guard
1 12 (6.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 12 (6.74%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 38 (21.35%) Oracle
2 33 (18.54%) Microsoft
3 32 (17.98%) Cisco
4 21 (11.80%) CheckPoint
5 15 (8.43%) F5
5 15 (8.43%) VMware
6 11 (6.18%) Computacenter
7 7 (3.93%) IBM
8 6 (3.37%) HP
8 6 (3.37%) Sage
9 5 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.25%) Apple
10 4 (2.25%) Citrix
10 4 (2.25%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.12%) Teradata
12 1 (0.56%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.56%) Dell
12 1 (0.56%) Fujitsu
12 1 (0.56%) SonicWALL
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