The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.43% 2.40% 0.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% 38.89% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +79.77%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
SLA
Suffolk

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 Ipswich region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.86% 6.16% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 15
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,750 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SLA
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SLA Salary Trend in Ipswich

SLA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Services Manager
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco