The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 122 163 146
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1051 852 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.36% 1.87% 1.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.30% 17.36% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 922 710 737
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
SLA
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4714 4908 4785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.61% 10.78% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3749 3795 3885
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in London

SLA
Salary Trend in London

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

SLA Salary Trend in London

SLA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in London

SLA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the London region over the 3 months to 18 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +24 277 £41,500 -12.63% 31
Bromley +20 10 £37,500 -3.22%
Docklands, London -7 10 £37,000 -35.65%
Croydon +4 9 £40,000 -17.94% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +1 7 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Uxbridge -12 6 £30,750 -23.12% 2
Surbiton - 6 £25,000 -
Wembley - 5 £40,500 -
Paddington - 5 - -
Ealing - 4 £36,602 - 1
Hammersmith -9 3 £41,250 +17.85%
Hillingdon - 3 £31,926 -
Chessington - 3 £21,500 -
Harrow 0 2 £47,500 -34.48%
Beckenham -1 2 £51,250 +32.25%
Sidcup -9 2 £50,875 +7.10%
Wimbledon -18 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £40,000 -
Ilford - 2 £24,750 -
Enfield - 2 £26,500 -
Twickenham -3 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Romford -6 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £42,500 -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 896 (44.14%) ITIL
2 802 (39.51%) Windows
3 609 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 591 (29.11%) Finance
5 475 (23.40%) Active Directory
6 417 (20.54%) Service Delivery
7 391 (19.26%) VMware
8 346 (17.04%) Cisco
9 336 (16.55%) MS Office
10 316 (15.57%) Service Management
11 315 (15.52%) MS Excel
12 312 (15.37%) SQL
13 310 (15.27%) MS Exchange
14 288 (14.19%) Citrix
15 282 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
16 262 (12.91%) SQL Server
17 257 (12.66%) Linux
18 252 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
19 240 (11.82%) Degree
20 239 (11.77%) Windows 7
21 235 (11.58%) Telecoms
22 233 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
23 206 (10.15%) Change Management
24 202 (9.95%) Problem Management
25 195 (9.61%) Project Management
26 188 (9.26%) Firewall
27 182 (8.97%) Oracle
28 175 (8.62%) TCP/IP
28 175 (8.62%) Incident Management
29 171 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 310 (15.27%) MS Exchange
2 147 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 108 (5.32%) SharePoint
4 94 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 82 (4.04%) IIS
6 73 (3.60%) Lync
7 61 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 55 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 41 (2.02%) Office Communications Server
10 40 (1.97%) Tomcat
11 31 (1.53%) Apache
12 29 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 28 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 21 (1.03%) JBoss
15 19 (0.94%) OpenStack
16 14 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.59%) CMS
18 9 (0.44%) Alfresco
19 7 (0.34%) Confluence
19 7 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 336 (16.55%) MS Office
2 315 (15.52%) MS Excel
3 52 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 27 (1.33%) MS Project
6 9 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.15%) Maya
9 3 (0.15%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.099%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.099%) InDesign
11 1 (0.049%) Quicktime
11 1 (0.049%) SPSS
11 1 (0.049%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.049%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 19 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
4 14 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.59%) SAP EWM
6 10 (0.49%) Adaptiv
7 5 (0.25%) Agresso
7 5 (0.25%) Magento
7 5 (0.25%) Bond Adapt
8 4 (0.20%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.20%) assyst
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.15%) HFM
9 3 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.15%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.099%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.099%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 54 (2.66%) Office 365
2 24 (1.18%) SaaS
3 17 (0.84%) PaaS
3 17 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.79%) IaaS
5 14 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.099%) Heroku
9 1 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.049%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.049%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 188 (9.26%) Firewall
2 175 (8.62%) TCP/IP
3 166 (8.18%) DNS
4 144 (7.09%) VPN
5 140 (6.90%) LAN
6 138 (6.80%) SAN
7 136 (6.70%) DHCP
8 113 (5.57%) WAN
9 93 (4.58%) MPLS
10 89 (4.38%) VoIP
11 77 (3.79%) Internet
12 71 (3.50%) Wireless
13 61 (3.00%) NAS
14 53 (2.61%) BGP
15 47 (2.32%) SSL
16 45 (2.22%) OSPF
16 45 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
17 44 (2.17%) Unified Communications
18 40 (1.97%) LDAP
18 40 (1.97%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (12.91%) SQL Server
2 63 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 34 (1.67%) MySQL
5 30 (1.48%) Oracle Database
6 27 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 27 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 23 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (0.84%) MongoDB
11 13 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (0.64%) Oracle Discoverer
12 12 (0.59%) NoSQL
13 10 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
13 10 (0.49%) Oracle9i Database
14 9 (0.44%) Essbase
15 8 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 30 (1.48%) JIRA
2 19 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 17 (0.84%) Maven
4 15 (0.74%) Subversion
5 10 (0.49%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.39%) JProfiler
6 8 (0.39%) YourKit
6 8 (0.39%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.30%) Hudson
9 5 (0.25%) JUnit
9 5 (0.25%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.25%) Toad
10 4 (0.20%) Ant
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.20%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.20%) Log4j
10 4 (0.20%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 591 (29.11%) Finance
2 235 (11.58%) Telecoms
3 149 (7.34%) Banking
4 88 (4.33%) Retail
5 72 (3.55%) Marketing
6 65 (3.20%) Legal
7 60 (2.96%) Financial Institution
8 45 (2.22%) Law
9 42 (2.07%) Advertising
10 36 (1.77%) Back Office
11 33 (1.63%) Investment Banking
12 32 (1.58%) Billing
13 28 (1.38%) French Language
14 16 (0.79%) German Language
14 16 (0.79%) Publishing
15 14 (0.69%) Spanish Language
16 12 (0.59%) Front Office
17 9 (0.44%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.44%) Interactive Media
18 7 (0.34%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 461 (22.71%) Analyst
2 253 (12.46%) Service Manager
3 196 (9.66%) Support Analyst
4 181 (8.92%) Support Engineer
5 176 (8.67%) Service Analyst
6 148 (7.29%) Service Desk Analyst
7 130 (6.40%) Delivery Manager
8 127 (6.26%) Applications Support
9 116 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
10 102 (5.02%) Network Engineer
11 100 (4.93%) Team Leader
12 87 (4.29%) Consultant
13 81 (3.99%) Administrator
14 76 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support
15 71 (3.50%) Support Manager
16 65 (3.20%) IT Support
17 59 (2.91%) Desktop Support
17 59 (2.91%) Applications Support Analyst
18 49 (2.41%) Architect
19 48 (2.36%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (3.05%) .NET
2 46 (2.27%) XML
3 36 (1.77%) HTML
4 34 (1.67%) CSS
5 31 (1.53%) Middleware
6 28 (1.38%) Web Services
7 17 (0.84%) J2EE
8 14 (0.69%) ASP.NET
8 14 (0.69%) HTML5
9 13 (0.64%) Servlets
10 9 (0.44%) Spring
10 9 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
11 8 (0.39%) Java SE
11 8 (0.39%) Apache Flex
11 8 (0.39%) LAMP
11 8 (0.39%) JAXB
11 8 (0.39%) SAML
11 8 (0.39%) SOAP
11 8 (0.39%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 252 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
2 121 (5.96%) Blackberry
3 111 (5.47%) Management Information System
4 53 (2.61%) Replication
4 53 (2.61%) Clustering
5 51 (2.51%) Statistics
6 50 (2.46%) Computer Science
7 45 (2.22%) iPhone
8 39 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
9 36 (1.77%) Hedge funds
10 27 (1.33%) User Experience
11 25 (1.23%) iPad
11 25 (1.23%) Open Source
11 25 (1.23%) Smartphone
12 24 (1.18%) Economics
13 21 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
14 20 (0.99%) Mathematics
15 19 (0.94%) Fat Client
15 19 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 802 (39.51%) Windows
2 257 (12.66%) Linux
3 239 (11.77%) Windows 7
4 233 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 160 (7.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 150 (7.39%) Windows XP
7 135 (6.65%) UNIX
8 109 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 62 (3.05%) Windows 8
10 40 (1.97%) Solaris
11 34 (1.67%) Windows Vista
11 34 (1.67%) Android
12 31 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (0.99%) Ubuntu
14 19 (0.94%) AIX
14 19 (0.94%) Mac OS X
14 19 (0.94%) CentOS
15 11 (0.54%) Apple iOS
16 10 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
16 10 (0.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 896 (44.14%) ITIL
2 417 (20.54%) Service Delivery
3 316 (15.57%) Service Management
4 206 (10.15%) Change Management
5 202 (9.95%) Problem Management
6 195 (9.61%) Project Management
7 175 (8.62%) Incident Management
8 145 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 112 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 110 (5.42%) ITSM
11 100 (4.93%) PRINCE2
12 98 (4.83%) Agile Software Development
13 96 (4.73%) ITIL V3
14 95 (4.68%) E-Commerce
15 90 (4.43%) Capacity Management
16 80 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
16 80 (3.94%) Coaching
17 77 (3.79%) CRM
17 77 (3.79%) Time Management
18 70 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 312 (15.37%) SQL
2 114 (5.62%) Java
3 64 (3.15%) C#
4 43 (2.12%) C
5 38 (1.87%) Perl
6 34 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 33 (1.63%) C++
8 31 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 29 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 29 (1.43%) PowerShell
10 25 (1.23%) Python
11 18 (0.89%) Bash Shell
12 16 (0.79%) T-SQL
12 16 (0.79%) VB
13 13 (0.64%) ABAP
14 8 (0.39%) PHP
15 7 (0.34%) Ruby
16 5 (0.25%) Bourne shell
16 5 (0.25%) VBA
17 4 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 240 (11.82%) Degree
2 171 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 131 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
4 120 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
5 93 (4.58%) MCSE
6 88 (4.33%) CCNA
7 85 (4.19%) Security Cleared
8 81 (3.99%) MCP
9 53 (2.61%) MCSA
10 52 (2.56%) CCNP
10 52 (2.56%) MCITP
11 49 (2.41%) SC Cleared
12 34 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 28 (1.38%) PMI Certification
14 25 (1.23%) MCTS
15 22 (1.08%) A+ Certification
16 20 (0.99%) ISEB
16 20 (0.99%) GIAC
16 20 (0.99%) DV Cleared
17 19 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (1.53%) QA
2 23 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.25%) COBIT
7 2 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.099%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.049%) GAMP
8 1 (0.049%) GxP
System Software
1 475 (23.40%) Active Directory
2 282 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (5.37%) XenApp
4 90 (4.43%) vSphere
5 81 (3.99%) Hyper-V
6 59 (2.91%) XenDesktop
7 49 (2.41%) VMware ESX
8 39 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
10 17 (0.84%) NFS
10 17 (0.84%) Terminal Services
11 16 (0.79%) UAG
11 16 (0.79%) XenServer
12 14 (0.69%) Snort
13 13 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
14 12 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
14 12 (0.59%) Firmware
15 11 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 9 (0.44%) vCloud
17 8 (0.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 77 (3.79%) SCCM
2 42 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 35 (1.72%) Nagios
3 35 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 32 (1.58%) Puppet
5 25 (1.23%) Backup Exec
6 24 (1.18%) NetBackup
7 23 (1.13%) SCOM
7 23 (1.13%) HP SIM
8 22 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
9 18 (0.89%) Tivoli
10 16 (0.79%) WSUS
11 14 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
11 14 (0.69%) Opsview
12 13 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (0.59%) Graphite
13 12 (0.59%) Zenoss
13 12 (0.59%) ZABBIX
14 9 (0.44%) Data Guard
15 8 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 609 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 391 (19.26%) VMware
3 346 (17.04%) Cisco
4 288 (14.19%) Citrix
5 182 (8.97%) Oracle
6 137 (6.75%) HP
7 84 (4.14%) Juniper
8 74 (3.65%) Remedy
9 60 (2.96%) NetApp
10 54 (2.66%) Red Hat
11 53 (2.61%) Symantec
11 53 (2.61%) ServiceNow
12 52 (2.56%) CheckPoint
13 51 (2.51%) SAP
14 50 (2.46%) SolarWinds
15 48 (2.36%) Dell
15 48 (2.36%) Avaya
16 47 (2.32%) EMC
17 45 (2.22%) McAfee
18 36 (1.77%) Apple
London
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + DOE, NEG, Corporate
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + £6,600 car allowance, and benefits.
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SCC
Posted: Yesterday
City Of Westminster, London
House of Fraser
Salary: £80,000 - £89,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago