The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 80 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +10
Permanent jobs citing SLA 27 65 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.32% 5.28% 3.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 44.22% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 23 60 23
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £24,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,100 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
81 147 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.96% 11.93% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 73 110 78
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,300 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Kent

SLA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -10 7 £21,500 -52.22%
Tunbridge Wells +5 6 £70,000 +127.64%
Tonbridge - 3 £24,000 -
West Malling 0 2 £38,750 -32.60%
Stansted - 2 £16,000 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
1 27 (39.71%) Windows
2 22 (32.35%) ITIL
3 18 (26.47%) Cisco
4 16 (23.53%) MS Office
5 15 (22.06%) Service Delivery
6 14 (20.59%) Windows XP
7 13 (19.12%) Internet
7 13 (19.12%) Firewall
7 13 (19.12%) Change Management
7 13 (19.12%) Service Management
8 12 (17.65%) Juniper
8 12 (17.65%) CheckPoint
8 12 (17.65%) Windows 7
9 11 (16.18%) Linux
9 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
9 11 (16.18%) F5
9 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
9 11 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (16.18%) Finance
10 10 (14.71%) Marketing
10 10 (14.71%) CCNA
10 10 (14.71%) SonicWALL
10 10 (14.71%) Websense
10 10 (14.71%) Blue Coat
10 10 (14.71%) CRM
10 10 (14.71%) SQL
11 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (13.24%) JNCIA
11 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (1.47%) Lync
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (23.53%) MS Office
2 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.88%) FastStats
4 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.94%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) IaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) Internet
1 13 (19.12%) Firewall
2 8 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (10.29%) WAN
4 6 (8.82%) LAN
4 6 (8.82%) DNS
5 5 (7.35%) VoIP
6 4 (5.88%) MPLS
6 4 (5.88%) Network Security
6 4 (5.88%) SAN
7 3 (4.41%) VLAN
7 3 (4.41%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.94%) VPN
8 2 (2.94%) SMTP
8 2 (2.94%) DHCP
8 2 (2.94%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.94%) HTTP
8 2 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) MySQL
3 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.47%) MSI
2 1 (1.47%) AdminStudio
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Marketing
3 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.94%) Advertising
5 2 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Technical Support
4 10 (14.71%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (13.24%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Service Manager
7 7 (10.29%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Operations Manager
8 6 (8.82%) Insight Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) IT Operations Manager
9 5 (7.35%) Tester
10 4 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (5.88%) Service Assurance Manager
11 3 (4.41%) IT Support
11 3 (4.41%) Vendor Manager
11 3 (4.41%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) CSS
1 2 (2.94%) Memcached
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.35%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.94%) Open Source
4 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Windows
2 14 (20.59%) Windows XP
3 12 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 11 (16.18%) Linux
5 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.88%) Windows Vista
5 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.94%) Debian
7 2 (2.94%) OpenBSD
7 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.94%) FreeBSD
7 2 (2.94%) UNIX
7 2 (2.94%) CentOS
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Service Delivery
3 13 (19.12%) Change Management
3 13 (19.12%) Service Management
4 10 (14.71%) CRM
5 7 (10.29%) Performance Management
5 7 (10.29%) Line Management
5 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.82%) Propensity Modelling
6 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.82%) Operations Management
6 6 (8.82%) Logistic Regression
6 6 (8.82%) CHAID
6 6 (8.82%) Migration
6 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.35%) Workflow
7 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.41%) C
4 2 (2.94%) Java
4 2 (2.94%) PHP
4 2 (2.94%) VBScript
4 2 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (1.47%) VBA
5 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.71%) CCNA
3 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.24%) JNCIA
3 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
4 8 (11.76%) CCSA
5 7 (10.29%) MCITP
6 5 (7.35%) MCDBA
7 4 (5.88%) MCSE
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.47%) CCDP
9 1 (1.47%) MCP
9 1 (1.47%) CCNP
9 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.47%) CCSE
9 1 (1.47%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) COBIT
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.94%) XenApp
3 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.94%) vSphere
3 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.94%) KVM
3 2 (2.94%) Squid
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HAProxy
1 2 (2.94%) SELinux
2 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) SCOM
2 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.47%) Cisco
3 12 (17.65%) Juniper
3 12 (17.65%) CheckPoint
4 11 (16.18%) F5
5 10 (14.71%) Websense
5 10 (14.71%) Blue Coat
5 10 (14.71%) SonicWALL
6 8 (11.76%) Clearswift
6 8 (11.76%) Lumension
6 8 (11.76%) McAfee
6 8 (11.76%) Trend Micro
6 8 (11.76%) Aruba
7 6 (8.82%) VMware
8 5 (7.35%) Citrix
8 5 (7.35%) Business Objects
9 4 (5.88%) SmartFocus
10 2 (2.94%) Zeacom
10 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
Canterbury, Kent, South East
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £25,513 to £27,864 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Canterbury, Kent, South East
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £25,513 to £27,864 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago