The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 43 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.39% - 1.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.88% - 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £20,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 6.59% 11.11% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 22
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
London

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SLA
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SLA Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Economics
4 2 (33.33%) AS400
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Economics
2 2 (33.33%) AS400
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AppDNA
1 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
1 1 (16.67%) SCSM
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus