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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 33 16 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing SLA 21 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.83% 10.92% 5.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.63% 59.38% 58.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 24
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,650 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +5.00%
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
76 64 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.47% 18.39% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 57 54 38
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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 21 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Luton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 20 (41.67%) Windows
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
3 18 (37.50%) DHCP
3 18 (37.50%) DNS
4 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
4 17 (35.42%) SCOM
5 16 (33.33%) IIS
5 16 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 16 (33.33%) FTP
5 16 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 15 (31.25%) Database Security
7 12 (25.00%) HTML
7 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (25.00%) XML
7 12 (25.00%) Linux
8 11 (22.92%) Web Services
8 11 (22.92%) ITIL
8 11 (22.92%) Finance
8 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (22.92%) DevOps
9 10 (20.83%) SQL
10 9 (18.75%) COM
10 9 (18.75%) Back Office
10 9 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
11 8 (16.67%) Java
11 8 (16.67%) Oracle
11 8 (16.67%) Service Delivery
12 6 (12.50%) Project Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 16 (33.33%) IIS
2 5 (10.42%) ColdFusion
3 4 (8.33%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.08%) SAS
5 1 (2.08%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) DHCP
1 18 (37.50%) DNS
2 16 (33.33%) FTP
3 4 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (4.17%) LAN
4 2 (4.17%) WAN
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Back Office
3 5 (10.42%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Support Engineer
2 15 (31.25%) Web Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Software Support Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Service Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Business Objects Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Business Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Web Support Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Junior SQL Server DBA
9 2 (4.17%) DBA
9 2 (4.17%) Junior
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.17%) Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) HTML
1 12 (25.00%) XML
2 11 (22.92%) Web Services
3 9 (18.75%) COM
4 4 (8.33%) CSS
4 4 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.08%) Firmware
2 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) UNIX
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 15 (31.25%) Database Security
3 11 (22.92%) DevOps
3 11 (22.92%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
5 8 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.33%) Service Management
8 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.08%) Product Management
10 1 (2.08%) Trend Analysis
10 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (2.08%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.83%) SQL
4 8 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (10.42%) PHP
6 4 (8.33%) Perl
7 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) CISSP
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) WSUS
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) CommVault
4 1 (2.08%) Wyse
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
Luton, Bedfordshire
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 9 days ago