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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 126 178 154
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -24
Permanent jobs citing SLA 978 749 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.40% 1.75% 1.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.06% 16.25% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 849 618 668
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
4434 4610 4615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.87% 10.74% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3514 3589 3709
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +30 255 £42,500 -5.55% 27
Docklands, London +10 14 £37,000 -35.65%
Bromley +28 13 £65,000 +62.50%
Surbiton - 13 £25,000 -
Croydon +9 12 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +6 11 £37,500 -5.66%
Uxbridge -4 9 £26,500 -33.75%
Westminster - 6 £84,500 -
Wimbledon - 6 - -
Chessington - 4 £21,500 - 1
Harrow +14 3 £47,500 -34.48%
Hillingdon - 3 £31,926 -
Hayes - 2 £40,000 - 3
Enfield - 2 £26,500 -
Wembley - 2 £40,500 -
Ealing - 2 £35,000 -
Romford -3 1 - -
Twickenham -3 1 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Hammersmith -8 1 £37,500 -
Sidcup -12 1 £56,750 +19.47%
Ilford - 1 £21,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £42,500 -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 860 (42.34%) ITIL
2 809 (39.83%) Windows
3 618 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 583 (28.71%) Finance
5 472 (23.24%) Active Directory
6 428 (21.07%) Service Delivery
7 376 (18.51%) Cisco
8 364 (17.92%) VMware
9 346 (17.04%) MS Office
10 337 (16.59%) MS Excel
11 326 (16.05%) Service Management
12 314 (15.46%) MS Exchange
13 303 (14.92%) SQL
14 280 (13.79%) Citrix
15 260 (12.80%) Linux
16 259 (12.75%) Telecoms
17 252 (12.41%) Degree
18 251 (12.36%) Windows 7
19 250 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
20 249 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
21 236 (11.62%) SQL Server
22 227 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
23 214 (10.54%) Problem Management
24 200 (9.85%) Firewall
25 193 (9.50%) Project Management
26 185 (9.11%) Change Management
27 182 (8.96%) Oracle
28 181 (8.91%) TCP/IP
29 177 (8.71%) DNS
30 173 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 314 (15.46%) MS Exchange
2 149 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 107 (5.27%) SharePoint
4 102 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 90 (4.43%) Lync
6 80 (3.94%) IIS
7 56 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 52 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 51 (2.51%) Office Communications Server
10 38 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 33 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 29 (1.43%) Tomcat
13 20 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (0.79%) JBoss
15 15 (0.74%) Apache
16 11 (0.54%) IBM Notes
16 11 (0.54%) OpenStack
17 10 (0.49%) CMS
18 9 (0.44%) Confluence
19 7 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 346 (17.04%) MS Office
2 337 (16.59%) MS Excel
3 54 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (2.31%) MS Visio
5 25 (1.23%) MS Project
6 8 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.098%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.098%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.098%) SPSS
9 2 (0.098%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.049%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.049%) Maya
10 1 (0.049%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.049%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 18 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (0.79%) SAP EWM
3 12 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.30%) Adaptiv
6 6 (0.30%) Magento
7 5 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.25%) HFM
8 4 (0.20%) assyst
9 3 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.15%) Agresso
9 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.098%) SimCorp Dimension
10 2 (0.098%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.098%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.098%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.098%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.098%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.71%) Office 365
2 21 (1.03%) SaaS
3 16 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.34%) PaaS
5 7 (0.34%) IaaS
6 5 (0.25%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.049%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 200 (9.85%) Firewall
2 181 (8.91%) TCP/IP
3 177 (8.71%) DNS
4 149 (7.34%) VPN
5 144 (7.09%) DHCP
6 139 (6.84%) LAN
7 121 (5.96%) SAN
8 119 (5.86%) VoIP
9 118 (5.81%) WAN
10 102 (5.02%) MPLS
11 100 (4.92%) Internet
12 69 (3.40%) Wireless
13 64 (3.15%) BGP
14 51 (2.51%) NAS
15 49 (2.41%) OSPF
16 46 (2.26%) SSL
17 43 (2.12%) Broadband
17 43 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
18 42 (2.07%) Unified Communications
19 38 (1.87%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (11.62%) SQL Server
2 73 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 43 (2.12%) Oracle Database
5 40 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
6 28 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 25 (1.23%) MySQL
8 24 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (0.69%) MongoDB
11 14 (0.69%) Relational Database
12 12 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.54%) Essbase
14 10 (0.49%) Oracle9i Database
14 10 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
15 9 (0.44%) DB2
16 8 (0.39%) Oracle Discoverer
17 6 (0.30%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 30 (1.48%) JIRA
2 15 (0.74%) Visual Studio
3 12 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (0.39%) Maven
5 7 (0.34%) Subversion
5 7 (0.34%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.30%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.25%) Toad
7 5 (0.25%) JUnit
7 5 (0.25%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.20%) YourKit
8 4 (0.20%) JProfiler
8 4 (0.20%) Hudson
8 4 (0.20%) Ant
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.20%) Log4j
8 4 (0.20%) NUnit
8 4 (0.20%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 583 (28.71%) Finance
2 259 (12.75%) Telecoms
3 139 (6.84%) Banking
4 101 (4.97%) Retail
5 84 (4.14%) Legal
6 59 (2.90%) Marketing
7 58 (2.86%) Financial Institution
8 42 (2.07%) Advertising
9 38 (1.87%) Law
10 30 (1.48%) Investment Banking
11 26 (1.28%) French Language
12 23 (1.13%) Back Office
13 22 (1.08%) Billing
14 18 (0.89%) Publishing
15 15 (0.74%) German Language
16 14 (0.69%) Spanish Language
17 12 (0.59%) Front Office
18 10 (0.49%) Manufacturing
19 7 (0.34%) Japanese Language
20 6 (0.30%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 455 (22.40%) Analyst
2 255 (12.56%) Service Manager
3 212 (10.44%) Support Engineer
4 180 (8.86%) Service Analyst
5 176 (8.67%) Support Analyst
6 160 (7.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 122 (6.01%) Network Engineer
8 116 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
9 101 (4.97%) Applications Support
9 101 (4.97%) Services Delivery Manager
10 94 (4.63%) Team Leader
11 93 (4.58%) Consultant
12 92 (4.53%) Administrator
13 83 (4.09%) 2nd Line Support
14 60 (2.95%) IT Support
15 59 (2.90%) DBA
16 58 (2.86%) Desktop Support
17 55 (2.71%) Architect
18 51 (2.51%) Service Desk Manager
19 49 (2.41%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (3.40%) .NET
2 37 (1.82%) HTML
3 36 (1.77%) XML
4 34 (1.67%) Web Services
5 29 (1.43%) CSS
6 22 (1.08%) Middleware
7 17 (0.84%) ASP.NET
8 12 (0.59%) J2EE
9 9 (0.44%) SOAP
9 9 (0.44%) Spring
9 9 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
9 9 (0.44%) jQuery
9 9 (0.44%) HTML5
10 8 (0.39%) WinForms
10 8 (0.39%) Servlets
10 8 (0.39%) JDBC
11 7 (0.34%) Application Packaging
12 6 (0.30%) JSON
13 5 (0.25%) JSP
13 5 (0.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 249 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (5.66%) Blackberry
3 109 (5.37%) Management Information System
4 74 (3.64%) Replication
5 67 (3.30%) Statistics
6 61 (3.00%) Clustering
7 51 (2.51%) Computer Science
8 49 (2.41%) iPhone
9 37 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
10 35 (1.72%) Hedge funds
11 29 (1.43%) Smartphone
12 28 (1.38%) User Experience
13 26 (1.28%) Mathematics
14 25 (1.23%) iPad
15 23 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
17 21 (1.03%) PMI
18 20 (0.98%) Economics
19 19 (0.94%) Thin Client
19 19 (0.94%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 809 (39.83%) Windows
2 260 (12.80%) Linux
3 251 (12.36%) Windows 7
4 227 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 135 (6.65%) Windows XP
6 131 (6.45%) UNIX
7 124 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 108 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 86 (4.23%) Windows 8
10 42 (2.07%) Solaris
11 38 (1.87%) Android
12 32 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 28 (1.38%) Windows Vista
14 20 (0.98%) Ubuntu
15 19 (0.94%) Mac OS X
16 18 (0.89%) Apple iOS
17 16 (0.79%) AIX
18 12 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
19 11 (0.54%) CentOS
20 8 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 860 (42.34%) ITIL
2 428 (21.07%) Service Delivery
3 326 (16.05%) Service Management
4 214 (10.54%) Problem Management
5 193 (9.50%) Project Management
6 185 (9.11%) Change Management
7 168 (8.27%) Incident Management
8 137 (6.75%) Mentoring
9 120 (5.91%) ITSM
10 112 (5.51%) ITIL V3
11 105 (5.17%) PRINCE2
12 102 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
13 100 (4.92%) E-Commerce
14 90 (4.43%) Root Cause Analysis
15 82 (4.04%) Capacity Management
16 80 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
17 77 (3.79%) Coaching
18 71 (3.50%) CRM
18 71 (3.50%) Time Management
19 68 (3.35%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 303 (14.92%) SQL
2 84 (4.14%) Java
3 64 (3.15%) C#
4 43 (2.12%) Perl
5 40 (1.97%) C
6 29 (1.43%) C++
7 27 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 25 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 25 (1.23%) PowerShell
8 25 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 24 (1.18%) JavaScript
10 20 (0.98%) Python
11 17 (0.84%) ABAP
12 12 (0.59%) T-SQL
13 11 (0.54%) VB
13 11 (0.54%) PHP
14 8 (0.39%) Bourne shell
15 6 (0.30%) Ruby
16 5 (0.25%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 252 (12.41%) Degree
2 173 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 147 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
4 127 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 111 (5.47%) MCSE
6 108 (5.32%) CCNA
7 102 (5.02%) MCP
8 88 (4.33%) Security Cleared
9 59 (2.90%) MCSA
10 55 (2.71%) CCNP
10 55 (2.71%) SC Cleared
11 51 (2.51%) MCITP
12 36 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 31 (1.53%) PMI Certification
14 26 (1.28%) MCTS
15 25 (1.23%) DV Cleared
16 23 (1.13%) A+ Certification
17 20 (0.98%) GIAC
18 19 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
19 18 (0.89%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.43%) QA
2 18 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.20%) COBIT
7 2 (0.098%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.049%) GAMP
8 1 (0.049%) GxP
System Software
1 472 (23.24%) Active Directory
2 250 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (5.22%) XenApp
4 94 (4.63%) Hyper-V
5 84 (4.14%) vSphere
6 71 (3.50%) XenDesktop
7 42 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
8 38 (1.87%) VMware ESX
8 38 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (1.18%) XenServer
10 22 (1.08%) NFS
11 20 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
12 18 (0.89%) Terminal Services
13 14 (0.69%) Firmware
13 14 (0.69%) Snort
14 13 (0.64%) UAG
15 11 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 8 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
17 7 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
18 6 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 88 (4.33%) SCCM
2 40 (1.97%) Cisco UCCX
3 39 (1.92%) SCOM
4 36 (1.77%) Nagios
4 36 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 33 (1.62%) Cisco CUCM
6 26 (1.28%) NetBackup
7 22 (1.08%) Puppet
8 20 (0.98%) Opsview
9 19 (0.94%) HP SIM
10 17 (0.84%) Backup Exec
11 16 (0.79%) WSUS
12 15 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
13 14 (0.69%) Tivoli
14 13 (0.64%) Cisco IPCC
15 9 (0.44%) Data Guard
16 8 (0.39%) FortiGate
17 6 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
17 6 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 6 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 618 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 376 (18.51%) Cisco
3 364 (17.92%) VMware
4 280 (13.79%) Citrix
5 182 (8.96%) Oracle
6 132 (6.50%) HP
7 79 (3.89%) Juniper
8 76 (3.74%) Remedy
9 57 (2.81%) NetApp
10 56 (2.76%) ServiceNow
11 54 (2.66%) SolarWinds
11 54 (2.66%) SAP
12 53 (2.61%) CheckPoint
13 50 (2.46%) Red Hat
14 48 (2.36%) Dell
15 47 (2.31%) Avaya
16 46 (2.26%) Symantec
17 43 (2.12%) Apple
18 42 (2.07%) EMC
19 40 (1.97%) McAfee
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set2recruit
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Competative + Car, Bonus and benefit
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits pension,healthcare,season ticket l
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £35000 - £38000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Shift Allow + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum (+ very competitive package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nintex
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,500 per annum Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Atos
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent commision structure and
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