The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 151 143 169
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Permanent jobs citing SLA 945 893 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.96% 2.01% 1.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.57% 19.03% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 763 747 672
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5378 4692 4937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.18% 10.57% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4232 3775 4083
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +7 238 £47,500 -5.00% 31
Uxbridge -6 17 £53,000 +51.42%
Bromley +2 15 £37,500 - 3
Croydon -4 7 £34,000 +3.03% 2
Romford +7 5 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Wembley - 4 £21,500 -
Chiswick -6 2 £21,500 - 1
Sidcup -9 2 £50,875 +2.77%
Harrow -14 2 £48,000 +20.00% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -17 2 - -
Docklands, London -17 2 £34,000 -47.69%
Hounslow -20 2 £25,000 -51.21% 1
Greenford - 2 £22,000 -
Paddington +3 1 - -
West Drayton -1 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Hayes -8 1 - - 1
Brentford -10 1 £24,500 -60.80%
Dagenham - 1 £30,000 - 1
Edgware - 1 £26,000 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Orpington - 1 £32,500 -
Teddington - 1 £27,250 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 852 (46.97%) ITIL
2 687 (37.87%) Windows
3 511 (28.17%) Finance
4 482 (26.57%) Microsoft
5 451 (24.86%) Active Directory
6 390 (21.50%) Service Delivery
7 301 (16.59%) MS Excel
8 300 (16.54%) SQL
9 296 (16.32%) Service Management
10 290 (15.99%) VMware
11 262 (14.44%) MS Office
12 249 (13.73%) Cisco
13 233 (12.84%) Windows 7
14 221 (12.18%) Linux
15 218 (12.02%) SQL Server
16 210 (11.58%) Incident Management
17 203 (11.19%) Change Management
18 201 (11.08%) MS Exchange
19 200 (11.03%) Citrix
20 198 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
21 192 (10.58%) Degree
22 191 (10.53%) Project Management
23 188 (10.36%) Oracle
24 187 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
25 176 (9.70%) Problem Management
26 172 (9.48%) LAN
27 166 (9.15%) Banking
28 165 (9.10%) Windows Server 2008
29 164 (9.04%) WAN
30 155 (8.54%) DNS

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 201 (11.08%) MS Exchange
2 92 (5.07%) SharePoint
3 85 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 65 (3.58%) IIS
5 55 (3.03%) Apache
6 47 (2.59%) CMS
7 46 (2.54%) Tomcat
8 41 (2.26%) Lync
9 38 (2.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 35 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
11 26 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
12 25 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
12 25 (1.38%) OpenStack
13 19 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (0.83%) Confluence
14 15 (0.83%) WordPress
15 13 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (0.50%) Alfresco
17 8 (0.44%) IBM Notes
18 7 (0.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 301 (16.59%) MS Excel
2 262 (14.44%) MS Office
3 33 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.99%) MS Project
6 11 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.33%) InDesign
9 5 (0.28%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.11%) Maya
10 2 (0.11%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 34 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
3 29 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 26 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
5 22 (1.21%) Oracle Financials
6 18 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
7 16 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
8 14 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
9 13 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
10 12 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
11 8 (0.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 8 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
11 8 (0.44%) Misys Opics
12 7 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
12 7 (0.39%) Adaptiv
12 7 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
13 6 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 5 (0.28%) SAP BPC
14 5 (0.28%) SAP R/3
15 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 64 (3.53%) Office 365
2 30 (1.65%) SaaS
3 20 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.99%) PaaS
5 16 (0.88%) IaaS
6 9 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.11%) Heroku
10 1 (0.055%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.055%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 172 (9.48%) LAN
2 164 (9.04%) WAN
3 155 (8.54%) DNS
4 142 (7.83%) Firewall
5 137 (7.55%) TCP/IP
6 131 (7.22%) VPN
7 123 (6.78%) SAN
8 114 (6.28%) DHCP
9 91 (5.02%) Internet
10 68 (3.75%) Wireless
11 64 (3.53%) NAS
12 48 (2.65%) VoIP
13 35 (1.93%) FTP
14 34 (1.87%) Network Security
15 33 (1.82%) VLAN
16 31 (1.71%) Intranet
16 31 (1.71%) LDAP
17 26 (1.43%) IPsec
18 23 (1.27%) iSCSI
19 22 (1.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 40 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (2.15%) MySQL
3 39 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (1.93%) Oracle Reports
5 33 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (1.71%) Relational Database
7 26 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 26 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (1.27%) MongoDB
8 23 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 19 (1.05%) Oracle Discoverer
10 17 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (0.61%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (0.44%) DB2
13 8 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 40 (2.21%) JIRA
2 27 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 22 (1.21%) Subversion
4 16 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
4 16 (0.88%) Maven
5 14 (0.77%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.28%) ProC
9 4 (0.22%) JProfiler
9 4 (0.22%) Hudson
9 4 (0.22%) YourKit
9 4 (0.22%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.22%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.22%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.11%) GCC
11 1 (0.055%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.055%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.055%) MSI
General
1 511 (28.17%) Finance
2 166 (9.15%) Banking
3 128 (7.06%) Telecoms
4 90 (4.96%) Marketing
5 77 (4.24%) Advertising
5 77 (4.24%) Retail
6 76 (4.19%) Legal
7 46 (2.54%) Law
7 46 (2.54%) Investment Banking
8 41 (2.26%) Back Office
8 41 (2.26%) Billing
9 33 (1.82%) Publishing
10 24 (1.32%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.88%) Front Office
12 13 (0.72%) Games
13 11 (0.61%) French Language
14 10 (0.55%) German Language
15 9 (0.50%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.50%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.39%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 454 (25.03%) Analyst
2 217 (11.96%) Service Manager
3 199 (10.97%) Support Analyst
4 136 (7.50%) Service Analyst
5 122 (6.73%) Delivery Manager
6 121 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 120 (6.62%) Applications Support
8 116 (6.39%) Service Desk Analyst
9 113 (6.23%) Services Delivery Manager
10 91 (5.02%) 2nd Line Support
11 78 (4.30%) Administrator
12 75 (4.13%) Team Leader
13 62 (3.42%) Applications Support Analyst
14 61 (3.36%) Support Manager
14 61 (3.36%) Consultant
15 57 (3.14%) IT Support
16 50 (2.76%) Service Desk Manager
17 46 (2.54%) Technical Support
18 45 (2.48%) Architect
19 43 (2.37%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (3.09%) .NET
2 50 (2.76%) HTML
3 36 (1.98%) CSS
4 33 (1.82%) XML
5 26 (1.43%) Middleware
6 22 (1.21%) Web Services
6 22 (1.21%) LAMP
7 16 (0.88%) jQuery
8 12 (0.66%) ASP.NET
9 11 (0.61%) HTML5
9 11 (0.61%) J2EE
10 10 (0.55%) COM
11 8 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (0.39%) Servlets
12 7 (0.39%) EDI
13 6 (0.33%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (0.28%) .NET Framework
14 5 (0.28%) Java EE
14 5 (0.28%) JSP
15 4 (0.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 119 (6.56%) Blackberry
2 100 (5.51%) Management Information System
3 44 (2.43%) Open Source
3 44 (2.43%) Computer Science
4 39 (2.15%) Statistics
5 33 (1.82%) Hedge funds
6 22 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
6 22 (1.21%) CMDB
7 21 (1.16%) Replication
7 21 (1.16%) Clustering
8 19 (1.05%) iPhone
9 16 (0.88%) PDA
9 16 (0.88%) Reference Data
10 15 (0.83%) Market Risk
10 15 (0.83%) Mathematics
11 14 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 13 (0.72%) Credit Risk
13 12 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
13 12 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 687 (37.87%) Windows
2 233 (12.84%) Windows 7
3 221 (12.18%) Linux
4 165 (9.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 148 (8.16%) UNIX
6 131 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 130 (7.17%) Windows XP
8 87 (4.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 48 (2.65%) Windows 8
10 42 (2.32%) Solaris
11 30 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (1.49%) Mac OS X
13 24 (1.32%) CentOS
14 21 (1.16%) Ubuntu
15 20 (1.10%) Windows Vista
16 16 (0.88%) Android
17 11 (0.61%) Debian
17 11 (0.61%) AIX
18 8 (0.44%) SUSE
18 8 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 852 (46.97%) ITIL
2 390 (21.50%) Service Delivery
3 296 (16.32%) Service Management
4 210 (11.58%) Incident Management
5 203 (11.19%) Change Management
6 191 (10.53%) Project Management
7 176 (9.70%) Problem Management
8 135 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 110 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 97 (5.35%) CRM
11 88 (4.85%) ITSM
12 80 (4.41%) Time Management
12 80 (4.41%) PRINCE2
13 76 (4.19%) Load Balancing
13 76 (4.19%) Capacity Management
14 73 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 71 (3.91%) Release Management
15 71 (3.91%) Change Control
16 69 (3.80%) Performance Management
17 64 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 300 (16.54%) SQL
2 94 (5.18%) Java
3 61 (3.36%) Python
4 52 (2.87%) JavaScript
5 38 (2.09%) PowerShell
5 38 (2.09%) Bash Shell
6 36 (1.98%) C
7 32 (1.76%) PL/SQL
8 30 (1.65%) C#
9 25 (1.38%) Perl
10 23 (1.27%) Ruby
11 17 (0.94%) PHP
11 17 (0.94%) T-SQL
12 16 (0.88%) VBA
13 13 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 12 (0.66%) VB
14 12 (0.66%) C++
15 4 (0.22%) Korn
16 3 (0.17%) PowerHouse
17 2 (0.11%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 192 (10.58%) Degree
2 187 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 129 (7.11%) ITIL Certification
4 91 (5.02%) MCITP
5 84 (4.63%) Security Cleared
6 73 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
7 65 (3.58%) MCSE
8 63 (3.47%) CCNA
9 53 (2.92%) SC Cleared
10 45 (2.48%) MCP
11 44 (2.43%) MCSA
12 39 (2.15%) MCTS
13 32 (1.76%) CCNP
14 20 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 20 (1.10%) ISEB
15 18 (0.99%) BC Cleared
16 17 (0.94%) PMI Certification
17 16 (0.88%) CISSP
18 13 (0.72%) JNCIA
19 11 (0.61%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (1.87%) QA
2 22 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.28%) COBIT
6 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.055%) CESG Infosec
8 1 (0.055%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 451 (24.86%) Active Directory
2 198 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (4.19%) XenApp
4 45 (2.48%) vSphere
5 43 (2.37%) VMware ESX
6 37 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (1.54%) Hyper-V
8 20 (1.10%) vCloud
9 19 (1.05%) XenDesktop
10 16 (0.88%) XenServer
11 10 (0.55%) UAG
12 9 (0.50%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 6 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (0.28%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.28%) DFS Replication
15 5 (0.28%) IAG
16 4 (0.22%) MetaFrame
16 4 (0.22%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 59 (3.25%) SCCM
2 52 (2.87%) Puppet
3 41 (2.26%) Nagios
4 34 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
5 28 (1.54%) Backup Exec
6 27 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (1.21%) ZABBIX
7 22 (1.21%) Zenoss
8 19 (1.05%) Tivoli
8 19 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
9 14 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 12 (0.66%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.61%) HP SIM
12 9 (0.50%) Cacti
12 9 (0.50%) WSUS
13 7 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (0.39%) Kibana
13 7 (0.39%) Graylog2
14 6 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
14 6 (0.33%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 482 (26.57%) Microsoft
2 290 (15.99%) VMware
3 249 (13.73%) Cisco
4 200 (11.03%) Citrix
5 188 (10.36%) Oracle
6 128 (7.06%) HP
7 63 (3.47%) Remedy
8 58 (3.20%) NetApp
9 55 (3.03%) Red Hat
10 48 (2.65%) Symantec
11 46 (2.54%) Dell
12 42 (2.32%) Juniper
13 41 (2.26%) EMC
14 40 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
15 36 (1.98%) CheckPoint
16 35 (1.93%) SAP
17 33 (1.82%) SolarWinds
17 33 (1.82%) Reuters
18 32 (1.76%) ServiceNow
18 32 (1.76%) Bloomberg
Bromley, Kent
H&R Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £130,000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus for overtime and on call
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
D A I Europe Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £52000 - £72000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent ,bonus, benefits plus 3k-5
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
SBC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
Skye Group
Salary: £35,000 per annum with Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday