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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 138 166 152
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 982 781 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.14% 1.75% 1.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.69% 16.61% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 826 650 804
Average salary £47,000 £47,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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
4987 4701 5199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.87% 10.53% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3873 3754 4329
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 £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,150 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +17 216 £46,000 -10.67% 25
Bromley +3 17 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Croydon -5 16 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Uxbridge -6 16 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 13 £28,000 -13.84% 1
Paddington -1 6 - -
Hayes +4 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Sidcup -7 3 £50,875 -24.55%
Hounslow -8 3 £35,750 -30.24% 2
Grays - 3 £40,000 -
Docklands, London -2 2 £33,000 -49.23%
Hammersmith - 2 £42,500 - 2
Romford +9 1 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Twickenham +1 1 £35,000 -
Chiswick -3 1 £21,500 - 1
Harrow -21 1 - - 3
West Drayton - 1 £50,000 -
Westminster - 1 £55,000 -
Hackney - 1 £31,500 -
Ilford - 1 £28,000 -
Greenford - 1 £21,000 -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 895 (46.98%) ITIL
2 735 (38.58%) Windows
3 558 (29.29%) Finance
4 521 (27.35%) Microsoft
5 466 (24.46%) Active Directory
6 363 (19.06%) Service Delivery
7 359 (18.85%) VMware
8 324 (17.01%) Service Management
9 320 (16.80%) Cisco
10 309 (16.22%) SQL
11 283 (14.86%) MS Office
12 272 (14.28%) Linux
13 270 (14.17%) MS Excel
14 258 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
15 247 (12.97%) Windows 7
16 243 (12.76%) MS Exchange
16 243 (12.76%) SQL Server
17 234 (12.28%) Citrix
18 224 (11.76%) Degree
19 207 (10.87%) Incident Management
20 199 (10.45%) Change Management
21 198 (10.39%) Oracle
22 193 (10.13%) Project Management
22 193 (10.13%) Problem Management
23 191 (10.03%) Telecoms
24 183 (9.61%) Firewall
25 180 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
26 179 (9.40%) TCP/IP
27 178 (9.34%) LAN
27 178 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 243 (12.76%) MS Exchange
2 98 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (4.25%) SharePoint
4 71 (3.73%) IIS
5 56 (2.94%) Apache
6 45 (2.36%) Tomcat
7 43 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 43 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 41 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 40 (2.10%) Lync
10 33 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
11 30 (1.57%) OpenStack
12 25 (1.31%) CMS
13 20 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
15 12 (0.63%) WordPress
16 10 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
16 10 (0.52%) Alfresco
16 10 (0.52%) Confluence
17 8 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 283 (14.86%) MS Office
2 270 (14.17%) MS Excel
3 36 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.84%) MS Project
4 16 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.31%) InDesign
7 5 (0.26%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.21%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.16%) Maya
9 3 (0.16%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 33 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 16 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
6 12 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
7 11 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
7 11 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
8 10 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.47%) Adaptiv
10 8 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
12 5 (0.26%) Bond Adapt
12 5 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
12 5 (0.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 3 (0.16%) assyst
13 3 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 3 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
13 3 (0.16%) SAP BPC
13 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.04%) Office 365
2 32 (1.68%) SaaS
3 19 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.94%) PaaS
5 16 (0.84%) IaaS
6 10 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.10%) Heroku
10 2 (0.10%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.052%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.052%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.052%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 183 (9.61%) Firewall
2 179 (9.40%) TCP/IP
3 178 (9.34%) LAN
4 172 (9.03%) DNS
5 156 (8.19%) WAN
6 140 (7.35%) VPN
7 137 (7.19%) SAN
8 125 (6.56%) DHCP
9 88 (4.62%) Internet
10 80 (4.20%) Wireless
11 65 (3.41%) NAS
12 57 (2.99%) VoIP
13 49 (2.57%) MPLS
14 43 (2.26%) LDAP
15 42 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
16 41 (2.15%) VLAN
17 37 (1.94%) SSL
18 34 (1.78%) Network Security
19 32 (1.68%) BGP
20 28 (1.47%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 45 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
4 36 (1.89%) MySQL
5 34 (1.78%) Relational Database
6 29 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (1.42%) NoSQL
8 26 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (1.31%) Oracle Discoverer
10 24 (1.26%) MongoDB
11 22 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (0.94%) Oracle Database
14 17 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (0.63%) Data Mining
15 12 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (0.47%) QlikView
18 8 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (1.73%) JIRA
2 31 (1.63%) Git (software)
3 24 (1.26%) Maven
4 20 (1.05%) Subversion
5 18 (0.94%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.42%) JProfiler
7 8 (0.42%) YourKit
8 7 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (0.31%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (0.26%) Toad
11 4 (0.21%) Hudson
11 4 (0.21%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.21%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.10%) GCC
13 2 (0.10%) ProC
14 1 (0.052%) MSI
General
1 558 (29.29%) Finance
2 191 (10.03%) Telecoms
3 169 (8.87%) Banking
4 98 (5.14%) Marketing
5 83 (4.36%) Retail
6 80 (4.20%) Legal
7 62 (3.25%) Advertising
8 52 (2.73%) Financial Institution
9 51 (2.68%) Billing
10 45 (2.36%) Investment Banking
11 44 (2.31%) Back Office
12 35 (1.84%) Law
13 27 (1.42%) Publishing
14 21 (1.10%) French Language
15 15 (0.79%) Front Office
16 14 (0.73%) German Language
17 13 (0.68%) Spanish Language
18 11 (0.58%) Games
19 8 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
20 7 (0.37%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 441 (23.15%) Analyst
2 209 (10.97%) Service Manager
3 165 (8.66%) Support Analyst
4 161 (8.45%) Service Analyst
5 147 (7.72%) Support Engineer
6 133 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
7 116 (6.09%) Applications Support
8 112 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
9 104 (5.46%) Services Delivery Manager
10 85 (4.46%) Team Leader
11 79 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
12 75 (3.94%) Consultant
13 68 (3.57%) Network Engineer
14 67 (3.52%) Administrator
15 62 (3.25%) IT Support
16 59 (3.10%) Support Manager
17 53 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
18 52 (2.73%) Technical Support
19 51 (2.68%) Architect
20 49 (2.57%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (3.15%) .NET
2 49 (2.57%) HTML
3 39 (2.05%) CSS
3 39 (2.05%) XML
4 29 (1.52%) Middleware
5 20 (1.05%) LAMP
6 16 (0.84%) Web Services
7 15 (0.79%) J2EE
8 14 (0.73%) ASP.NET
9 13 (0.68%) HTML5
10 11 (0.58%) Servlets
11 10 (0.52%) jQuery
12 8 (0.42%) COM
12 8 (0.42%) XSD
12 8 (0.42%) JAXB
12 8 (0.42%) SAML
12 8 (0.42%) Apache Flex
12 8 (0.42%) Java SE
13 7 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (0.31%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 172 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (5.83%) Blackberry
3 103 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 51 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 45 (2.36%) Open Source
6 31 (1.63%) Hedge funds
7 30 (1.57%) Replication
8 28 (1.47%) Statistics
9 27 (1.42%) Clustering
10 25 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
11 24 (1.26%) iPhone
12 23 (1.21%) User Experience
13 18 (0.94%) CLARiiON
14 17 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
14 17 (0.89%) Reference Data
15 16 (0.84%) Mathematics
16 15 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (0.79%) CMDB
16 15 (0.79%) PMI
17 14 (0.73%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 735 (38.58%) Windows
2 272 (14.28%) Linux
3 247 (12.97%) Windows 7
4 180 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 155 (8.14%) UNIX
6 146 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 123 (6.46%) Windows XP
8 98 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 48 (2.52%) Windows 8
10 44 (2.31%) Solaris
11 39 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (1.47%) CentOS
13 27 (1.42%) Mac OS X
14 25 (1.31%) Ubuntu
15 22 (1.15%) Windows Vista
16 21 (1.10%) Android
17 15 (0.79%) AIX
18 13 (0.68%) Debian
19 8 (0.42%) HPUX
20 7 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 895 (46.98%) ITIL
2 363 (19.06%) Service Delivery
3 324 (17.01%) Service Management
4 207 (10.87%) Incident Management
5 199 (10.45%) Change Management
6 193 (10.13%) Project Management
6 193 (10.13%) Problem Management
7 128 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
8 126 (6.61%) Mentoring
9 108 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
10 102 (5.35%) ITSM
11 97 (5.09%) E-Commerce
12 94 (4.93%) CRM
12 94 (4.93%) PRINCE2
13 93 (4.88%) Capacity Management
14 85 (4.46%) Change Control
15 83 (4.36%) Load Balancing
16 75 (3.94%) ITIL V3
17 72 (3.78%) Line Management
17 72 (3.78%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 309 (16.22%) SQL
2 113 (5.93%) Java
3 64 (3.36%) Python
4 47 (2.47%) C#
4 47 (2.47%) JavaScript
5 34 (1.78%) C
6 32 (1.68%) Bash Shell
7 31 (1.63%) PL/SQL
8 30 (1.57%) C++
8 30 (1.57%) Perl
9 29 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 21 (1.10%) Ruby
11 18 (0.94%) Shell Script
12 17 (0.89%) PHP
13 15 (0.79%) T-SQL
14 9 (0.47%) VB
15 5 (0.26%) PowerHouse
15 5 (0.26%) VBA
16 3 (0.16%) Korn
17 2 (0.10%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 224 (11.76%) Degree
2 178 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 123 (6.46%) ITIL Certification
4 93 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 82 (4.30%) Security Cleared
5 82 (4.30%) MCSE
6 79 (4.15%) CCNA
7 63 (3.31%) MCITP
8 50 (2.62%) MCP
9 48 (2.52%) MCSA
9 48 (2.52%) SC Cleared
10 38 (1.99%) CCNP
11 25 (1.31%) MCTS
12 24 (1.26%) PMI Certification
13 22 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 21 (1.10%) ISEB
15 16 (0.84%) CISSP
16 15 (0.79%) GIAC
17 13 (0.68%) BC Cleared
18 12 (0.63%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (1.57%) QA
2 28 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.37%) COBIT
6 6 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.052%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.052%) GxP
8 1 (0.052%) GAMP
System Software
1 466 (24.46%) Active Directory
2 258 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (4.67%) XenApp
4 62 (3.25%) vSphere
5 57 (2.99%) VMware ESX
6 34 (1.78%) Hyper-V
7 33 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (1.47%) XenDesktop
9 21 (1.10%) vCloud
10 19 (1.00%) UAG
11 16 (0.84%) XenServer
12 12 (0.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 10 (0.52%) Terminal Services
13 10 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
14 7 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (0.37%) NFS
14 7 (0.37%) IAG
15 6 (0.31%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.31%) Snort
16 5 (0.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 60 (3.15%) SCCM
2 54 (2.83%) Puppet
3 46 (2.41%) Nagios
4 41 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 32 (1.68%) Backup Exec
5 32 (1.68%) Cisco UCCX
6 30 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (1.36%) Zenoss
7 26 (1.36%) ZABBIX
8 22 (1.15%) Tivoli
9 20 (1.05%) HP SIM
10 16 (0.84%) NetBackup
11 14 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
12 13 (0.68%) WSUS
13 12 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 12 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
14 8 (0.42%) SCOM
14 8 (0.42%) Cacti
15 7 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
15 7 (0.37%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 521 (27.35%) Microsoft
2 359 (18.85%) VMware
3 320 (16.80%) Cisco
4 234 (12.28%) Citrix
5 198 (10.39%) Oracle
6 146 (7.66%) HP
7 71 (3.73%) Juniper
8 70 (3.67%) NetApp
9 68 (3.57%) Red Hat
10 61 (3.20%) EMC
10 61 (3.20%) Remedy
11 57 (2.99%) Symantec
12 51 (2.68%) Dell
13 47 (2.47%) SolarWinds
14 45 (2.36%) CheckPoint
14 45 (2.36%) ServiceNow
15 40 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
16 36 (1.89%) SAP
16 36 (1.89%) Avaya
17 34 (1.78%) IBM
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + £2K Bonus & Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum OTE £53k + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £66000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Shift Allow + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £53,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £43000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Olswang
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago