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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 142 151 150
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 949 822 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.05% 1.83% 1.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.64% 17.31% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 784 683 773
Average salary £47,250 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +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
5092 4748 5258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.99% 10.60% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3992 3807 4348
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £80,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +19 223 £47,000 -6.00% 31
Uxbridge -6 19 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Bromley -3 17 £37,500 -
Croydon -2 11 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -10 10 £28,000 -10.40%
Romford +11 3 £30,000 +20.00%
Hayes +3 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Sidcup -5 3 £50,875 -24.55%
Hounslow -14 3 £35,750 -30.24% 2
Grays - 3 £40,000 -
Paddington 0 2 - -
Wembley -2 2 £21,500 -32.81%
Harrow -18 2 £40,000 - 1
Twickenham +2 1 £35,000 -
West Drayton -6 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Chiswick -7 1 £21,500 -
Docklands, London -11 1 £34,000 -47.69%
Westminster - 1 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £42,500 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Greenford - 1 £21,000 -
Edgware - 1 £26,000 -
Orpington - 1 £32,500 -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 891 (47.83%) ITIL
2 729 (39.13%) Windows
3 520 (27.91%) Microsoft
4 508 (27.27%) Finance
5 474 (25.44%) Active Directory
6 385 (20.67%) Service Delivery
7 334 (17.93%) VMware
8 320 (17.18%) Service Management
9 318 (17.07%) SQL
10 305 (16.37%) MS Excel
11 286 (15.35%) Cisco
12 277 (14.87%) MS Office
13 258 (13.85%) Windows 7
14 255 (13.69%) Linux
15 236 (12.67%) SQL Server
16 234 (12.56%) VMware Infrastructure
17 221 (11.86%) MS Exchange
18 220 (11.81%) Citrix
19 207 (11.11%) Incident Management
20 203 (10.90%) Change Management
21 200 (10.74%) Degree
22 197 (10.57%) Oracle
23 191 (10.25%) Project Management
24 189 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
25 187 (10.04%) Problem Management
26 180 (9.66%) Windows Server 2008
27 177 (9.50%) LAN
28 168 (9.02%) DNS
28 168 (9.02%) Banking
29 167 (8.96%) Firewall

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 221 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 91 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 87 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 72 (3.86%) IIS
5 55 (2.95%) Apache
6 45 (2.42%) Tomcat
7 42 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 41 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 40 (2.15%) Lync
10 37 (1.99%) CMS
11 36 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
12 30 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
13 28 (1.50%) OpenStack
14 24 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
15 15 (0.81%) Confluence
16 14 (0.75%) WordPress
17 11 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
18 10 (0.54%) Alfresco
18 10 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
19 8 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 305 (16.37%) MS Excel
2 277 (14.87%) MS Office
3 40 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.86%) MS Project
6 11 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.32%) InDesign
8 5 (0.27%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.16%) Maya
9 3 (0.16%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 31 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 17 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
6 12 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
7 11 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
10 8 (0.43%) Adaptiv
11 7 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
12 6 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
13 5 (0.27%) SAP R/3
13 5 (0.27%) Bond Adapt
13 5 (0.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 4 (0.21%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
15 3 (0.16%) SAP BPC
15 3 (0.16%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 67 (3.60%) Office 365
2 31 (1.66%) SaaS
3 21 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.97%) PaaS
5 16 (0.86%) IaaS
6 9 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.11%) Heroku
10 2 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.054%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.054%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.054%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 177 (9.50%) LAN
2 168 (9.02%) DNS
3 167 (8.96%) Firewall
4 166 (8.91%) TCP/IP
5 165 (8.86%) WAN
6 144 (7.73%) VPN
7 131 (7.03%) SAN
8 119 (6.39%) DHCP
9 93 (4.99%) Internet
10 75 (4.03%) Wireless
11 71 (3.81%) NAS
12 53 (2.84%) VoIP
13 37 (1.99%) LDAP
13 37 (1.99%) VLAN
14 36 (1.93%) SSL
15 33 (1.77%) FTP
15 33 (1.77%) Network Security
16 32 (1.72%) MPLS
17 28 (1.50%) Intranet
17 28 (1.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (12.67%) SQL Server
2 42 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
3 39 (2.09%) MySQL
4 37 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (1.77%) Relational Database
6 26 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (1.34%) NoSQL
7 25 (1.34%) Oracle Discoverer
7 25 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 21 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (0.81%) Oracle Database
12 11 (0.59%) Data Mining
13 9 (0.48%) QlikView
14 8 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.43%) DB2
14 8 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (1.88%) JIRA
2 29 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 21 (1.13%) Maven
4 18 (0.97%) Subversion
5 16 (0.86%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.38%) JProfiler
7 7 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (0.38%) YourKit
8 6 (0.32%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.21%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.21%) Hudson
10 4 (0.21%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.11%) Toad
11 2 (0.11%) ProC
11 2 (0.11%) GCC
11 2 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.054%) MSI
General
1 508 (27.27%) Finance
2 168 (9.02%) Banking
3 159 (8.53%) Telecoms
4 92 (4.94%) Marketing
5 78 (4.19%) Retail
6 76 (4.08%) Legal
7 66 (3.54%) Advertising
8 44 (2.36%) Investment Banking
9 42 (2.25%) Law
9 42 (2.25%) Billing
10 38 (2.04%) Back Office
11 37 (1.99%) Financial Institution
12 30 (1.61%) Publishing
13 21 (1.13%) French Language
14 15 (0.81%) Front Office
15 14 (0.75%) German Language
16 13 (0.70%) Spanish Language
17 10 (0.54%) Games
18 9 (0.48%) General Ledger
19 7 (0.38%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 453 (24.32%) Analyst
2 223 (11.97%) Service Manager
3 181 (9.72%) Support Analyst
4 160 (8.59%) Service Analyst
5 135 (7.25%) Support Engineer
6 129 (6.92%) Service Desk Analyst
7 121 (6.49%) Delivery Manager
8 115 (6.17%) Applications Support
9 113 (6.07%) Services Delivery Manager
10 84 (4.51%) Team Leader
11 83 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
12 75 (4.03%) Administrator
13 72 (3.86%) Consultant
14 60 (3.22%) Support Manager
14 60 (3.22%) IT Support
15 53 (2.84%) Applications Support Analyst
16 49 (2.63%) Architect
17 48 (2.58%) Service Desk Manager
18 46 (2.47%) Technical Support
19 45 (2.42%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (2.95%) .NET
2 50 (2.68%) HTML
3 38 (2.04%) CSS
4 37 (1.99%) XML
5 22 (1.18%) Middleware
6 20 (1.07%) LAMP
7 18 (0.97%) Web Services
8 16 (0.86%) jQuery
9 13 (0.70%) J2EE
10 12 (0.64%) ASP.NET
10 12 (0.64%) HTML5
11 10 (0.54%) COM
11 10 (0.54%) Servlets
12 7 (0.38%) JAXB
12 7 (0.38%) SAML
12 7 (0.38%) Java SE
12 7 (0.38%) XSD
12 7 (0.38%) Apache Flex
13 6 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.32%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 126 (6.76%) Blackberry
2 107 (5.74%) Management Information System
3 45 (2.42%) Computer Science
4 43 (2.31%) Open Source
5 38 (2.04%) Statistics
6 35 (1.88%) Hedge funds
7 25 (1.34%) Replication
8 24 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
9 23 (1.23%) Clustering
10 21 (1.13%) iPhone
11 16 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
11 16 (0.86%) CMDB
11 16 (0.86%) Mathematics
12 14 (0.75%) Reference Data
12 14 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (0.75%) CLARiiON
13 13 (0.70%) PMI
14 11 (0.59%) Economics
14 11 (0.59%) PDA
15 10 (0.54%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 729 (39.13%) Windows
2 258 (13.85%) Windows 7
3 255 (13.69%) Linux
4 180 (9.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 160 (8.59%) UNIX
6 145 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 139 (7.46%) Windows XP
8 93 (4.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 51 (2.74%) Windows 8
10 47 (2.52%) Solaris
11 35 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (1.40%) CentOS
12 26 (1.40%) Mac OS X
13 23 (1.23%) Ubuntu
14 22 (1.18%) Windows Vista
15 21 (1.13%) Android
16 13 (0.70%) Debian
17 12 (0.64%) AIX
18 8 (0.43%) HPUX
18 8 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 891 (47.83%) ITIL
2 385 (20.67%) Service Delivery
3 320 (17.18%) Service Management
4 207 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 203 (10.90%) Change Management
6 191 (10.25%) Project Management
7 187 (10.04%) Problem Management
8 138 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 100 (5.37%) ITSM
9 100 (5.37%) E-Commerce
10 95 (5.10%) CRM
11 87 (4.67%) PRINCE2
12 81 (4.35%) Load Balancing
13 80 (4.29%) Capacity Management
14 78 (4.19%) Change Control
15 72 (3.86%) Time Management
16 68 (3.65%) Root Cause Analysis
17 66 (3.54%) ITIL V3
18 65 (3.49%) Release Management
18 65 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 318 (17.07%) SQL
2 105 (5.64%) Java
3 63 (3.38%) Python
4 47 (2.52%) JavaScript
5 38 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 36 (1.93%) C
6 36 (1.93%) PL/SQL
7 34 (1.83%) C#
8 31 (1.66%) Perl
9 28 (1.50%) PowerShell
10 22 (1.18%) Ruby
10 22 (1.18%) C++
11 19 (1.02%) PHP
12 17 (0.91%) Shell Script
13 14 (0.75%) T-SQL
14 10 (0.54%) VB
14 10 (0.54%) VBA
15 5 (0.27%) PowerHouse
16 3 (0.16%) Korn
17 1 (0.054%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 200 (10.74%) Degree
2 189 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 125 (6.71%) ITIL Certification
4 86 (4.62%) Security Cleared
5 85 (4.56%) MCITP
6 77 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
7 73 (3.92%) MCSE
8 65 (3.49%) CCNA
9 54 (2.90%) SC Cleared
10 47 (2.52%) MCSA
11 44 (2.36%) MCP
12 37 (1.99%) CCNP
12 37 (1.99%) MCTS
13 24 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 22 (1.18%) ISEB
15 21 (1.13%) PMI Certification
16 17 (0.91%) CISSP
16 17 (0.91%) BC Cleared
17 12 (0.64%) CIPD
17 12 (0.64%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (1.66%) QA
2 25 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.43%) COBIT
6 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.27%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.054%) CESG Infosec
9 1 (0.054%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 474 (25.44%) Active Directory
2 234 (12.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (4.67%) XenApp
4 55 (2.95%) vSphere
5 48 (2.58%) VMware ESX
6 36 (1.93%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (1.72%) Hyper-V
8 27 (1.45%) XenDesktop
9 20 (1.07%) vCloud
10 15 (0.81%) UAG
10 15 (0.81%) XenServer
11 10 (0.54%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 7 (0.38%) IAG
13 7 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
13 7 (0.38%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.32%) NFS
15 5 (0.27%) DFS Replication
16 4 (0.21%) MetaFrame
16 4 (0.21%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 61 (3.27%) SCCM
2 53 (2.84%) Puppet
3 43 (2.31%) Nagios
4 37 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
5 31 (1.66%) Backup Exec
6 29 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
7 28 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (1.29%) ZABBIX
8 24 (1.29%) Zenoss
9 21 (1.13%) Tivoli
10 16 (0.86%) HP SIM
11 15 (0.81%) NetBackup
12 14 (0.75%) WSUS
13 13 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 9 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
14 9 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
14 9 (0.48%) Cacti
15 7 (0.38%) Kibana
15 7 (0.38%) Graylog2
16 6 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 520 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 334 (17.93%) VMware
3 286 (15.35%) Cisco
4 220 (11.81%) Citrix
5 197 (10.57%) Oracle
6 140 (7.51%) HP
7 64 (3.44%) NetApp
8 63 (3.38%) Red Hat
9 61 (3.27%) Remedy
10 55 (2.95%) Juniper
11 52 (2.79%) EMC
12 51 (2.74%) Dell
13 50 (2.68%) Symantec
14 44 (2.36%) CheckPoint
15 43 (2.31%) ServiceNow
16 42 (2.25%) SolarWinds
16 42 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
17 34 (1.83%) SAP
17 34 (1.83%) F5
18 33 (1.77%) IBM
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21.5k - 28.5k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Shift Allow + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £56000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + overtime allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum - Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Imperative People
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Parexel
Posted: 3 days ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45-65k + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago