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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 37 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs citing SLA 12 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.25% 5.93% 10.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 45.00% 69.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 33
Average salary £29,750 £40,000 £42,232
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.62% -5.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £35,000 £28,871
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
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
42 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.38% 13.19% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 42
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,232
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Luton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 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 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) Coaching
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) J2EE
5 5 (21.74%) UNIX
5 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
5 5 (21.74%) Solaris
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) Service Management
5 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
6 4 (17.39%) DHCP
6 4 (17.39%) FTP
6 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 4 (17.39%) IIS
6 4 (17.39%) SCCM
6 4 (17.39%) SCOM

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (17.39%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DHCP
1 4 (17.39%) FTP
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
1 4 (17.39%) Publishing
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Applications Support
2 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Server Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Customer Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) JMS
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) Java EE
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) JSF
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) Struts
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) XSL
4 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Solaris
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) HPUX
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Coaching
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps
4 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
4 5 (21.74%) Service Management
4 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) A+ Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
1 4 (17.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Akamai
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Remedy
5 1 (4.35%) BEA
Luton, Bedfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £18,000 + Health, Pension, Dental, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago