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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East / Kent
Rank 66 49 90
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +41
Permanent jobs citing SLA 19 51 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.30% 4.89% 2.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.46% 30.54% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 21
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,950 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
81 167 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.79% 16.03% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 71 153 60
Median salary £47,500 £47,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017. 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 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 -2 5 £57,500 +91.66%
Tonbridge +2 2 £72,500 +141.66%
Chatham -9 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £32,500 - 1
Folkestone - 1 £24,000 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Service Delivery
3 10 (43.48%) Service Management
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) Wireless
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
7 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
7 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) ITSM
7 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) WAAS
8 4 (17.39%) Aruba
8 4 (17.39%) F5
8 4 (17.39%) LogLogic
8 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (17.39%) Mac OS

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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) Wireless
3 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 4 (17.39%) BIG-IP
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (17.39%) DHCP
4 4 (17.39%) DNS
4 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (17.39%) Internet
4 4 (17.39%) WAAS
4 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
5 3 (13.04%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.70%) VLAN
6 2 (8.70%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) LAN
7 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) IT Manager
2 5 (21.74%) IT Services Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Service Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (17.39%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Support
3 4 (17.39%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) AS400
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Mac OS
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Service Delivery
3 10 (43.48%) Service Management
4 5 (21.74%) Change Management
4 5 (21.74%) ITSM
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.70%) Server Building
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.35%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (4.35%) Contract Management
8 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco
1 6 (26.09%) Citrix
1 6 (26.09%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (17.39%) Aruba
2 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
2 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
2 4 (17.39%) F5
2 4 (17.39%) FireEye
2 4 (17.39%) Juniper
2 4 (17.39%) LogLogic
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Palo Alto
2 4 (17.39%) Radianz
2 4 (17.39%) Riverbed
2 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
2 4 (17.39%) TippingPoint
2 4 (17.39%) Tufin
3 2 (8.70%) Intel Security
3 2 (8.70%) Symantec
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