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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 39 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.37% 5.81% 5.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.89% 38.10% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,232
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £35,000 £34,357
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
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 63 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.66% 15.25% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35 51 29
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 1 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Luton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) Project Management
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) UNIX
4 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (35.00%) Coaching
5 6 (30.00%) Solaris
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) J2EE
5 6 (30.00%) Web Services
6 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) DHCP
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) DevOps
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (20.00%) Akamai
7 4 (20.00%) Publishing
7 4 (20.00%) Retail
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (20.00%) SCCM

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Hardware Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) J2EE
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) JMS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) JSP
3 1 (5.00%) Struts
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) XSL
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) JSF
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) LIMS
1 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX
3 6 (30.00%) Solaris
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) HPUX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Coaching
4 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Benchmarking
6 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Akamai
4 1 (5.00%) BEA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
Luton
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £18,000 + Health, Pension, Dental, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago