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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 170 157 148
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 846 944 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.91% 1.96% 2.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.58% 17.47% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 702 762 741
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
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
4813 5403 4686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.88% 11.22% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3934 4245 3780
Average salary £56,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.61% -4.54%
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 £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +13 211 £45,000 -5.26% 25
Docklands, London +26 26 £60,000 +76.47%
Croydon +5 9 £25,500 -25.00% 1
Uxbridge -5 9 £42,500 -19.81%
Canary Wharf - 9 £55,000 -
Wembley +6 8 £26,200 +21.86%
Hillingdon - 7 - -
Harrow +9 6 £43,500 -9.37% 1
Greenford +1 6 £29,000 +31.81%
Southwark - 4 £28,000 -
Bromley +7 3 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Wimbledon -1 3 £45,000 -
Chessington - 3 £32,500 -
Feltham - 2 £37,500 -
Surbiton - 2 £24,500 -
Lewisham - 2 £32,500 -
Paddington +3 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 1 £25,000 -
Southall - 1 £22,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £24,000 -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 795 (41.67%) Windows
2 766 (40.15%) ITIL
3 642 (33.65%) Microsoft
4 527 (27.62%) Finance
5 489 (25.63%) Active Directory
6 446 (23.38%) Service Delivery
7 372 (19.50%) VMware
8 365 (19.13%) Cisco
9 340 (17.82%) MS Office
10 328 (17.19%) MS Excel
11 307 (16.09%) SQL
12 289 (15.15%) Service Management
13 274 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 273 (14.31%) MS Exchange
15 269 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
16 267 (13.99%) Citrix
17 264 (13.84%) Firewall
18 231 (12.11%) Windows 7
19 211 (11.06%) Cisco Certification
20 202 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
21 199 (10.43%) Degree
21 199 (10.43%) Problem Management
22 196 (10.27%) Linux
23 193 (10.12%) SQL Server
23 193 (10.12%) Project Management
24 190 (9.96%) Windows Server 2012
25 184 (9.64%) Banking
26 172 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
27 169 (8.86%) DNS
28 168 (8.81%) Data Centre

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 273 (14.31%) MS Exchange
2 132 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 101 (5.29%) SharePoint
4 98 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 97 (5.08%) IIS
6 77 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 67 (3.51%) Lync
8 63 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 29 (1.52%) WebSphere
10 28 (1.47%) IBM Notes
11 25 (1.31%) Apache
12 21 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 16 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
15 15 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
16 14 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
17 13 (0.68%) Drupal
17 13 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
18 12 (0.63%) Confluence
18 12 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 340 (17.82%) MS Office
2 328 (17.19%) MS Excel
3 22 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.00%) MS Project
5 17 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.37%) InDesign
6 7 (0.37%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 19 (1.00%) Northgate Housing
4 12 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
5 11 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
5 11 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
5 11 (0.58%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 10 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.47%) thinkFolio
7 9 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
7 9 (0.47%) Oracle FAH
7 9 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
8 8 (0.42%) Magento
8 8 (0.42%) SAP SM
9 7 (0.37%) Markit EDM
10 5 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 75 (3.93%) Office 365
2 32 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.05%) SaaS
5 17 (0.89%) Mimecast
6 11 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.26%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.21%) IaaS
9 2 (0.10%) Yammer
10 1 (0.052%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.052%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.052%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 264 (13.84%) Firewall
2 169 (8.86%) DNS
3 156 (8.18%) VPN
4 146 (7.65%) WAN
5 144 (7.55%) LAN
6 142 (7.44%) TCP/IP
7 133 (6.97%) DHCP
8 132 (6.92%) VoIP
9 120 (6.29%) SAN
10 96 (5.03%) Internet
11 82 (4.30%) MPLS
12 80 (4.19%) Wireless
13 75 (3.93%) BGP
14 73 (3.83%) OSPF
15 65 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
16 60 (3.14%) Cisco IOS
17 51 (2.67%) Network Security
18 49 (2.57%) VLAN
19 42 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
20 37 (1.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 72 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (2.62%) MySQL
4 40 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 36 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 28 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (1.15%) MongoDB
9 20 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
9 20 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 18 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
11 17 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 16 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 11 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (0.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 9 (0.47%) Xcelsius
15 9 (0.47%) NoSQL
16 8 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 39 (2.04%) JIRA
2 25 (1.31%) Visual Studio
3 23 (1.21%) Maven
4 15 (0.79%) Hudson
5 12 (0.63%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.58%) Subversion
7 9 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
7 9 (0.47%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.42%) NUnit
9 6 (0.31%) Rational Performance Tester
10 5 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.26%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.16%) MSI
11 3 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.16%) NSubstitute
11 3 (0.16%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.10%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.10%) InstallShield
General
1 527 (27.62%) Finance
2 184 (9.64%) Banking
3 135 (7.08%) Telecoms
4 111 (5.82%) Legal
5 95 (4.98%) Retail
6 58 (3.04%) Law
7 38 (1.99%) Advertising
8 31 (1.62%) Marketing
9 27 (1.42%) Investment Banking
10 26 (1.36%) Front Office
11 24 (1.26%) Back Office
12 20 (1.05%) Games
13 16 (0.84%) Billing
14 15 (0.79%) Electronics
14 15 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (0.79%) French Language
15 14 (0.73%) International Banking
15 14 (0.73%) Online Betting
16 13 (0.68%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 396 (20.75%) Analyst
2 253 (13.26%) Service Manager
3 203 (10.64%) Support Engineer
4 190 (9.96%) Support Analyst
5 157 (8.23%) Service Desk Analyst
6 156 (8.18%) Service Analyst
7 129 (6.76%) Delivery Manager
8 114 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
9 113 (5.92%) Services Delivery Manager
10 103 (5.40%) Applications Support
11 92 (4.82%) Network Engineer
12 81 (4.25%) Team Leader
13 70 (3.67%) Administrator
14 68 (3.56%) Service Desk Manager
15 63 (3.30%) IT Support
16 56 (2.94%) Technical Support
17 54 (2.83%) 1st Line Support
18 53 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 49 (2.57%) 3rd Line Support
19 49 (2.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (4.66%) .NET
2 71 (3.72%) Web Services
3 55 (2.88%) HTML
4 49 (2.57%) XML
5 42 (2.20%) CSS
6 30 (1.57%) ASP.NET
7 29 (1.52%) J2EE
8 24 (1.26%) jQuery
9 22 (1.15%) AngularJS
10 21 (1.10%) REST
11 18 (0.94%) Spring
11 18 (0.94%) Ajax
12 16 (0.84%) SOAP
12 16 (0.84%) JSON
12 16 (0.84%) FIX Protocol
12 16 (0.84%) Spring MVC
13 13 (0.68%) LAMP
14 12 (0.63%) Velocity
14 12 (0.63%) WinForms
15 11 (0.58%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 202 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 168 (8.81%) Data Centre
3 117 (6.13%) Management Information System
4 98 (5.14%) Blackberry
5 50 (2.62%) iPhone
6 46 (2.41%) Replication
7 39 (2.04%) Statistics
8 37 (1.94%) Computer Science
9 34 (1.78%) Performance Metrics
9 34 (1.78%) User Experience
10 32 (1.68%) Clustering
11 31 (1.62%) Mathematics
11 31 (1.62%) iPad
12 27 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
13 26 (1.36%) Client/Server
14 25 (1.31%) PDA
14 25 (1.31%) CMDB
15 16 (0.84%) Wiki
16 14 (0.73%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 795 (41.67%) Windows
2 274 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 231 (12.11%) Windows 7
4 196 (10.27%) Linux
5 190 (9.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 161 (8.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 111 (5.82%) Windows 8
8 105 (5.50%) UNIX
9 98 (5.14%) Windows XP
10 48 (2.52%) Mac OS X
10 48 (2.52%) Windows Vista
11 44 (2.31%) Android
12 34 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (1.21%) Solaris
14 19 (1.00%) Debian
15 12 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
16 10 (0.52%) AIX
16 10 (0.52%) CentOS
17 9 (0.47%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 766 (40.15%) ITIL
2 446 (23.38%) Service Delivery
3 289 (15.15%) Service Management
4 199 (10.43%) Problem Management
5 193 (10.12%) Project Management
6 166 (8.70%) Change Management
7 149 (7.81%) Incident Management
8 116 (6.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 111 (5.82%) E-Commerce
10 99 (5.19%) PRINCE2
11 96 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
12 92 (4.82%) Mentoring
13 89 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
14 85 (4.45%) ITSM
15 83 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
16 79 (4.14%) CRM
17 77 (4.04%) Network Management
18 75 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
19 73 (3.83%) People Management
20 59 (3.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 307 (16.09%) SQL
2 94 (4.93%) Java
3 67 (3.51%) PowerShell
4 62 (3.25%) JavaScript
5 48 (2.52%) C
6 44 (2.31%) C#
7 28 (1.47%) Perl
8 25 (1.31%) Shell Script
9 24 (1.26%) Python
10 23 (1.21%) T-SQL
11 22 (1.15%) PL/SQL
12 20 (1.05%) PHP
12 20 (1.05%) Bash Shell
13 15 (0.79%) VBA
14 11 (0.58%) VBScript
14 11 (0.58%) VB
15 7 (0.37%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.21%) COBOL
16 4 (0.21%) ANSI SQL
17 3 (0.16%) F#
Qualifications
1 211 (11.06%) Cisco Certification
2 199 (10.43%) Degree
3 172 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 148 (7.76%) CCNA
5 117 (6.13%) ITIL Certification
6 105 (5.50%) MCSE
7 80 (4.19%) CCNP
8 73 (3.83%) MCP
9 56 (2.94%) MCSA
9 56 (2.94%) Security Cleared
10 44 (2.31%) MCITP
11 37 (1.94%) SC Cleared
12 32 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 31 (1.62%) MCTS
13 31 (1.62%) HND
14 26 (1.36%) CCIE
15 21 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
16 20 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 16 (0.84%) MOS
18 15 (0.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.52%) QA
2 37 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 24 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.37%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.26%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.16%) COBIT
7 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.10%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.052%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 489 (25.63%) Active Directory
2 269 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 55 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
5 46 (2.41%) vSphere
6 44 (2.31%) XenApp
7 37 (1.94%) Terminal Services
8 32 (1.68%) XenDesktop
9 24 (1.26%) VMware ESX
10 17 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
11 15 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 11 (0.58%) vCloud
14 10 (0.52%) iptables
15 9 (0.47%) VirtualBox
15 9 (0.47%) Firmware
15 9 (0.47%) NFS
16 8 (0.42%) Samba
17 7 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 71 (3.72%) SCCM
2 47 (2.46%) SCOM
3 40 (2.10%) Nagios
4 22 (1.15%) Tivoli
5 21 (1.10%) Backup Exec
6 17 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 16 (0.84%) Puppet
7 16 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.63%) Kibana
9 11 (0.58%) Graphite
9 11 (0.58%) ZABBIX
10 10 (0.52%) Opsview
11 9 (0.47%) Ansible
11 9 (0.47%) NetBackup
11 9 (0.47%) WSUS
12 8 (0.42%) OPNET
12 8 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (0.42%) Unicenter
12 8 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
12 8 (0.42%) Graylog
Vendors
1 642 (33.65%) Microsoft
2 372 (19.50%) VMware
3 365 (19.13%) Cisco
4 267 (13.99%) Citrix
5 156 (8.18%) Oracle
6 146 (7.65%) HP
7 75 (3.93%) Apple
8 74 (3.88%) F5
9 67 (3.51%) Dell
10 62 (3.25%) CheckPoint
11 51 (2.67%) EMC
11 51 (2.67%) Juniper
12 49 (2.57%) IBM
13 46 (2.41%) SAP
14 44 (2.31%) Avaya
15 42 (2.20%) SolarWinds
16 40 (2.10%) NetApp
17 37 (1.94%) Symantec
17 37 (1.94%) Remedy
18 30 (1.57%) Sun
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum +car allowance+ bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Praemium
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 9% non-contributory pension and an
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Performance Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Atech Support
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + typically financial benefi
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
London Business School
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
London Business School
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Nintex
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: £28K - £31K (inc. bonus) + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago