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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 36 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.59% 1.95% 1.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 40.00% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +95.12%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
16 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.35% 4.87% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 19
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,850 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SLA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Windows

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Service Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Operations Manager
2 3 (50.00%) IT Services Manager
2 3 (50.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco