The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 47 46 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +37
Permanent jobs citing SLA 51 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.13% 4.94% 2.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.80% 42.11% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 39 24
Median salary £25,500 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £17,250 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,188 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
SLA
South East

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
125 114 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 12.58% 11.74% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 116 96 87
Median salary £42,750 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SLA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SLA Salary Trend in Kent

SLA
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Kent

SLA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Malling - 8 £25,000 -
Chatham - 5 £23,500 -
Faversham - 4 £21,500 -
Sittingbourne - 3 £23,500 -
Maidstone +1 1 £55,000 +62.96%
Tonbridge +1 1 £14,500 -19.44%
Canterbury - 1 £27,500 -
Rochester - 1 £35,000 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for SLA.

1 65 (65.66%) Windows
2 59 (59.60%) Microsoft
3 58 (58.59%) ITIL
4 57 (57.58%) Active Directory
5 38 (38.38%) VMware
6 36 (36.36%) Firewall
7 35 (35.35%) HP
8 34 (34.34%) DNS
8 34 (34.34%) DHCP
9 33 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 31 (31.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (28.28%) Symantec
12 26 (26.26%) Linux
12 26 (26.26%) vSphere
13 25 (25.25%) HP SIM
13 25 (25.25%) 3PAR
13 25 (25.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 25 (25.25%) Security Cleared
13 25 (25.25%) HP Data Protector
13 25 (25.25%) HP Storage
13 25 (25.25%) Capacity Management
13 25 (25.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (25.25%) NetBackup
14 23 (23.23%) MS Office
15 20 (20.20%) MS Exchange
16 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
16 19 (19.19%) Service Delivery
17 18 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
18 16 (16.16%) Cisco

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 20 (20.20%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2000
3 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.04%) IIS
4 4 (4.04%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (23.23%) MS Office
2 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Office 365
2 3 (3.03%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (36.36%) Firewall
2 34 (34.34%) DHCP
2 34 (34.34%) DNS
3 8 (8.08%) LAN
3 8 (8.08%) WAN
4 7 (7.07%) IP Telephony
5 5 (5.05%) Wireless
6 4 (4.04%) VLAN
7 3 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.03%) SAN
8 2 (2.02%) BGP
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (2.02%) EIGRP
8 2 (2.02%) Internet
8 2 (2.02%) OSPF
9 1 (1.01%) ADSL
9 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.01%) FWSM
9 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) Big Data
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (16.16%) Finance
2 1 (1.01%) French Language
2 1 (1.01%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (27.27%) Analyst
2 25 (25.25%) Administrator
2 25 (25.25%) Storage Administrator
2 25 (25.25%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 25 (25.25%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (19.19%) 1st Line Support
3 19 (19.19%) IT Support
3 19 (19.19%) Service Analyst
3 19 (19.19%) Support Analyst
4 16 (16.16%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 16 (16.16%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (14.14%) Service Desk Support
6 13 (13.13%) IT Analyst
6 13 (13.13%) IT Support Analyst
6 13 (13.13%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 12 (12.12%) Service Manager
8 11 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (11.11%) Client Services Manager
8 11 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
8 11 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) .NET
1 1 (1.01%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.25%) HP Storage
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.04%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.04%) iSeries
5 1 (1.01%) AS400
5 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.01%) CMDB
5 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (65.66%) Windows
2 33 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 31 (31.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (26.26%) Linux
5 25 (25.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (14.14%) Windows 8
7 12 (12.12%) Windows 7
8 7 (7.07%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (3.03%) Unix
10 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (58.59%) ITIL
2 25 (25.25%) Capacity Management
3 19 (19.19%) Service Delivery
4 16 (16.16%) PRINCE2
5 15 (15.15%) Change Management
6 14 (14.14%) Service Management
7 11 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 10 (10.10%) ITSM
9 9 (9.09%) Line Management
10 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
13 4 (4.04%) Case Management
13 4 (4.04%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (4.04%) Workflow
14 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (3.03%) Asset Management
14 3 (3.03%) Change Control
14 3 (3.03%) Web Filtering
15 2 (2.02%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) C
2 1 (1.01%) Java
2 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (25.25%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (14.14%) CCNA
4 13 (13.13%) MCSE
4 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.07%) MCITP
6 6 (6.06%) CCDA
6 6 (6.06%) MCSA
7 5 (5.05%) CCNP
8 2 (2.02%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.02%) CCDP
8 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.01%) CCSE
9 1 (1.01%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.01%) MCP
9 1 (1.01%) MOS
9 1 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 26 (26.26%) vSphere
3 12 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (3.03%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.02%) XenApp
7 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.01%) vCloud
7 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (25.25%) HP Data Protector
1 25 (25.25%) HP SIM
1 25 (25.25%) NetBackup
1 25 (25.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (3.03%) Control-M
2 3 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.03%) OpenView
2 3 (3.03%) OVSD
2 3 (3.03%) SCCM
3 1 (1.01%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.01%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (59.60%) Microsoft
2 38 (38.38%) VMware
3 35 (35.35%) HP
4 28 (28.28%) Symantec
5 25 (25.25%) 3PAR
6 16 (16.16%) Cisco
7 6 (6.06%) Citrix
8 4 (4.04%) Avaya
8 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.03%) Dell
9 3 (3.03%) SunGard
9 3 (3.03%) WatchGuard
10 2 (2.02%) F5
10 2 (2.02%) Juniper
10 2 (2.02%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.02%) Remedy
10 2 (2.02%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.01%) Apple
11 1 (1.01%) BMC
11 1 (1.01%) Veritas
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