The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 42 30 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs citing SLA 12 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.05% 4.56% 2.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.67% 32.14% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 5
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
SLA
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
45 56 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.42% 14.18% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 44 36
Average salary £40,750 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £34,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SLA
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Luton region.

SLA Salary Trend in Luton

SLA
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Luton region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Luton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 19 (67.86%) ITIL
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) Oracle
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) UNIX
5 9 (32.14%) Project Management
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) Coaching
7 7 (25.00%) Solaris
7 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 7 (25.00%) J2EE
7 7 (25.00%) Service Management
8 6 (21.43%) DNS
8 6 (21.43%) DHCP
8 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
8 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
8 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (17.86%) Retail
9 5 (17.86%) DevOps
9 5 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (17.86%) SCOM
9 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (17.86%) IIS
9 5 (17.86%) Apache

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 5 (17.86%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) NetWeaver
3 2 (7.14%) SAP Portal
4 1 (3.57%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (7.14%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DHCP
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.57%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Publishing
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Applications Support
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) J2EE
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) XSL
3 2 (7.14%) XSLT
3 2 (7.14%) JMS
3 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) JSF
3 2 (7.14%) Java EE
3 2 (7.14%) CSS3
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) JSP
3 2 (7.14%) Struts
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) LIMS
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) UNIX
3 7 (25.00%) Solaris
3 7 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (7.14%) HPUX
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) Project Management
3 7 (25.00%) Service Management
3 7 (25.00%) Coaching
4 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) Benchmarking
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 4 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
8 2 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCOM
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Akamai
4 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) BEA
5 1 (3.57%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
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