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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 120 184 155
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -29
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1050 839 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.36% 1.70% 1.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.64% 15.58% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 871 690 692
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,736
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.53%
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
4852 5385 4777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.90% 10.91% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3938 4232 3807
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +52 319 £42,500 -9.57% 25
Croydon +10 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Docklands, London - 13 £40,000 -
Bromley +9 11 £32,500 -19.75%
Uxbridge +1 8 £47,500 +35.71%
Wimbledon - 7 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 6 £25,000 -23.07%
Chessington -7 4 £22,000 -
Ruislip - 4 £40,000 -
Harrow +10 3 - - 1
Edgware - 2 £21,250 -
Surbiton - 2 £25,000 -
Wembley - 2 £38,500 -
Greenwich - 2 £45,000 -
Ilford +3 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 - 1
Hayes - 1 £40,000 -
Feltham - 1 £51,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £19,000 -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 843 (41.14%) Windows
2 827 (40.36%) ITIL
3 676 (32.99%) Microsoft
4 604 (29.48%) Finance
5 544 (26.55%) Active Directory
6 471 (22.99%) Service Delivery
7 401 (19.57%) Cisco
8 384 (18.74%) MS Excel
9 373 (18.20%) MS Office
10 353 (17.23%) VMware
11 328 (16.01%) SQL
12 312 (15.23%) MS Exchange
13 299 (14.59%) Service Management
14 290 (14.15%) Citrix
15 280 (13.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 270 (13.18%) Windows 7
17 242 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
18 235 (11.47%) Firewall
19 232 (11.32%) Degree
20 231 (11.27%) Linux
21 227 (11.08%) Problem Management
22 214 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
23 205 (10.00%) Telecoms
24 202 (9.86%) Cisco Certification
25 193 (9.42%) SQL Server
26 190 (9.27%) DNS
26 190 (9.27%) Project Management
27 185 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
28 183 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
29 178 (8.69%) Oracle

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 312 (15.23%) MS Exchange
2 152 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 133 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 120 (5.86%) SharePoint
5 102 (4.98%) IIS
6 100 (4.88%) Lync
7 65 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 61 (2.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 50 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
10 44 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
11 28 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 27 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
13 25 (1.22%) Apache
14 22 (1.07%) Tomcat
15 14 (0.68%) IBM Notes
15 14 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
16 13 (0.63%) Drupal
17 11 (0.54%) Confluence
18 10 (0.49%) WorkSite
18 10 (0.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 384 (18.74%) MS Excel
2 373 (18.20%) MS Office
3 47 (2.29%) MS Visio
4 45 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (1.07%) MS Project
6 9 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.24%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.049%) Quicktime
8 1 (0.049%) SPSS
8 1 (0.049%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 14 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 13 (0.63%) SAP EWM
2 13 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
2 13 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
2 13 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
3 12 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 11 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
5 9 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 9 (0.44%) Oracle FAH
5 9 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
6 8 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.34%) thinkFolio
8 6 (0.29%) Magento
8 6 (0.29%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 79 (3.86%) Office 365
2 30 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.88%) SaaS
5 15 (0.73%) Mimecast
6 12 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.29%) PaaS
7 6 (0.29%) IaaS
8 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.098%) Yammer
10 1 (0.049%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 235 (11.47%) Firewall
2 190 (9.27%) DNS
3 159 (7.76%) VoIP
4 155 (7.56%) WAN
5 151 (7.37%) TCP/IP
5 151 (7.37%) VPN
6 147 (7.17%) LAN
7 141 (6.88%) DHCP
8 125 (6.10%) Internet
9 121 (5.91%) SAN
10 102 (4.98%) MPLS
11 83 (4.05%) BGP
12 72 (3.51%) Wireless
13 65 (3.17%) OSPF
14 47 (2.29%) Cisco IOS
14 47 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
15 42 (2.05%) NAS
16 35 (1.71%) VLAN
17 34 (1.66%) Network Security
18 33 (1.61%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 75 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (2.29%) MySQL
5 34 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 32 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 28 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
10 16 (0.78%) MongoDB
11 15 (0.73%) Relational Database
11 15 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
12 12 (0.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 12 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
13 10 (0.49%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.44%) Essbase
15 6 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (1.42%) JIRA
2 23 (1.12%) Visual Studio
3 16 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (0.59%) NUnit
5 9 (0.44%) CruiseControl
5 9 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (0.44%) Hudson
6 7 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.29%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.24%) JUnit
8 5 (0.24%) Subversion
8 5 (0.24%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.24%) Rational Performance Tester
9 4 (0.20%) Log4j
9 4 (0.20%) Ant
10 3 (0.15%) MSI
10 3 (0.15%) InstallShield
10 3 (0.15%) Maven
10 3 (0.15%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.15%) NSubstitute
General
1 604 (29.48%) Finance
2 205 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 161 (7.86%) Banking
4 109 (5.32%) Legal
5 80 (3.90%) Retail
6 58 (2.83%) Advertising
7 47 (2.29%) Law
8 37 (1.81%) Investment Banking
9 32 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 27 (1.32%) Marketing
11 24 (1.17%) Front Office
12 18 (0.88%) Back Office
13 16 (0.78%) Billing
14 12 (0.59%) Spanish Language
14 12 (0.59%) Manufacturing
15 11 (0.54%) Publishing
15 11 (0.54%) French Language
15 11 (0.54%) German Language
15 11 (0.54%) General Ledger
16 6 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 463 (22.60%) Analyst
2 279 (13.62%) Service Manager
3 227 (11.08%) Support Engineer
4 195 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 184 (8.98%) Service Analyst
5 184 (8.98%) Service Desk Analyst
6 128 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
7 105 (5.12%) Services Delivery Manager
8 104 (5.08%) Network Engineer
9 103 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
10 96 (4.69%) Team Leader
11 86 (4.20%) Administrator
12 82 (4.00%) Applications Support
13 74 (3.61%) Consultant
14 70 (3.42%) Service Desk Manager
15 60 (2.93%) DBA
16 56 (2.73%) Desktop Support
17 54 (2.64%) 1st Line Support
18 51 (2.49%) IT Support
19 49 (2.39%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (3.56%) .NET
2 57 (2.78%) Web Services
3 46 (2.24%) HTML
4 40 (1.95%) XML
5 39 (1.90%) CSS
6 32 (1.56%) ASP.NET
7 22 (1.07%) jQuery
8 18 (0.88%) Ajax
9 17 (0.83%) J2EE
9 17 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
10 16 (0.78%) WinForms
11 15 (0.73%) SOAP
12 14 (0.68%) LAMP
13 12 (0.59%) JSON
13 12 (0.59%) Velocity
14 11 (0.54%) XHTML
15 10 (0.49%) Spring
16 9 (0.44%) XSLT
16 9 (0.44%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 8 (0.39%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 214 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (5.17%) Blackberry
3 101 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 76 (3.71%) Replication
5 63 (3.07%) Clustering
6 62 (3.03%) Statistics
7 54 (2.64%) iPhone
8 45 (2.20%) Computer Science
9 40 (1.95%) Performance Metrics
10 39 (1.90%) User Experience
11 37 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (1.71%) Hedge funds
13 30 (1.46%) Mathematics
14 29 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
15 28 (1.37%) iPad
16 25 (1.22%) CMDB
17 19 (0.93%) PMI
17 19 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 18 (0.88%) Thin Client
18 18 (0.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 843 (41.14%) Windows
2 280 (13.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 270 (13.18%) Windows 7
4 231 (11.27%) Linux
5 185 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 155 (7.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 131 (6.39%) Windows XP
8 124 (6.05%) Windows 8
9 112 (5.47%) UNIX
10 47 (2.29%) Solaris
11 45 (2.20%) Windows Vista
11 45 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 44 (2.15%) Android
13 28 (1.37%) Mac OS X
14 21 (1.02%) Debian
15 14 (0.68%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.68%) CentOS
16 12 (0.59%) Apple iOS
17 10 (0.49%) AIX
18 9 (0.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 827 (40.36%) ITIL
2 471 (22.99%) Service Delivery
3 299 (14.59%) Service Management
4 227 (11.08%) Problem Management
5 190 (9.27%) Project Management
6 155 (7.56%) Change Management
7 144 (7.03%) Incident Management
8 127 (6.20%) Mentoring
9 108 (5.27%) Root Cause Analysis
10 107 (5.22%) E-Commerce
11 99 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 94 (4.59%) PRINCE2
13 86 (4.20%) ITSM
14 84 (4.10%) ITIL V3
15 82 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
16 77 (3.76%) Time Management
17 75 (3.66%) CRM
18 72 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
19 66 (3.22%) Network Management
19 66 (3.22%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 328 (16.01%) SQL
2 71 (3.47%) Java
3 43 (2.10%) JavaScript
3 43 (2.10%) C#
4 42 (2.05%) C
5 40 (1.95%) PowerShell
6 36 (1.76%) Perl
7 35 (1.71%) Bash Shell
8 26 (1.27%) PHP
9 22 (1.07%) PL/SQL
10 20 (0.98%) T-SQL
11 18 (0.88%) Python
12 15 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 15 (0.73%) ABAP
13 11 (0.54%) VB
14 8 (0.39%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.39%) Bourne shell
15 7 (0.34%) Ruby
15 7 (0.34%) VBA
16 3 (0.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 232 (11.32%) Degree
2 202 (9.86%) Cisco Certification
3 183 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 139 (6.78%) CCNA
5 130 (6.34%) MCSE
6 125 (6.10%) ITIL Certification
7 98 (4.78%) MCP
8 88 (4.29%) Security Cleared
9 79 (3.86%) MCSA
10 73 (3.56%) CCNP
11 53 (2.59%) MCITP
12 52 (2.54%) SC Cleared
13 35 (1.71%) MCTS
14 32 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 31 (1.51%) Citrix Certification
16 30 (1.46%) HND
17 29 (1.42%) CCA
18 26 (1.27%) DV Cleared
19 24 (1.17%) PMI Certification
20 23 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (1.71%) QA
2 22 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.20%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.15%) COBIT
7 1 (0.049%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 544 (26.55%) Active Directory
2 242 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (6.15%) Hyper-V
4 80 (3.90%) XenApp
5 75 (3.66%) XenDesktop
6 67 (3.27%) vSphere
7 54 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
8 36 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
9 29 (1.42%) VMware ESX
10 28 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
11 26 (1.27%) Terminal Services
12 24 (1.17%) NFS
13 22 (1.07%) XenServer
14 17 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
15 12 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 11 (0.54%) iptables
17 10 (0.49%) Xen
17 10 (0.49%) Firmware
18 6 (0.29%) Samba
19 5 (0.24%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 100 (4.88%) SCCM
2 60 (2.93%) SCOM
3 44 (2.15%) Nagios
4 27 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 25 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
6 24 (1.17%) Opsview
7 23 (1.12%) Puppet
7 23 (1.12%) NetBackup
8 18 (0.88%) Tivoli
8 18 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
9 15 (0.73%) Backup Exec
10 14 (0.68%) WSUS
11 12 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
11 12 (0.59%) Cisco IPCC
12 11 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (0.39%) OPNET
14 7 (0.34%) Unicenter
14 7 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
15 6 (0.29%) Kibana
15 6 (0.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 676 (32.99%) Microsoft
2 401 (19.57%) Cisco
3 353 (17.23%) VMware
4 290 (14.15%) Citrix
5 178 (8.69%) Oracle
6 138 (6.73%) HP
7 64 (3.12%) Dell
8 63 (3.07%) CheckPoint
9 56 (2.73%) Apple
9 56 (2.73%) Avaya
10 55 (2.68%) Juniper
11 54 (2.64%) NetApp
11 54 (2.64%) F5
12 49 (2.39%) Remedy
13 48 (2.34%) ServiceNow
14 47 (2.29%) SolarWinds
15 46 (2.24%) SAP
16 43 (2.10%) Symantec
16 43 (2.10%) Red Hat
17 38 (1.85%) McAfee
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Allow + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £28000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £55K + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
ComputaCenter
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits+excellent training
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Etrali UK Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension Scheme, Health + More
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + car + benefits + expenses
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65K- £90K plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + car, on call + sales bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday