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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 25 23 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing SLA 31 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.60% 7.80% 5.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.47% 52.83% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 21
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,850 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £47,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
85 53 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 20.83% 14.76% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 64 47 53
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Luton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (40.74%) Windows
1 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
1 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 21 (38.89%) DHCP
2 21 (38.89%) DNS
2 21 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 20 (37.04%) SCOM
4 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (35.19%) E-Commerce
4 19 (35.19%) IIS
4 19 (35.19%) FTP
5 18 (33.33%) Finance
5 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 18 (33.33%) Database Security
6 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (29.63%) Web Services
6 16 (29.63%) DevOps
6 16 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (27.78%) ITIL
8 14 (25.93%) Network Load Balancing
8 14 (25.93%) Back Office
8 14 (25.93%) COM
9 12 (22.22%) SQL
10 10 (18.52%) Linux
11 9 (16.67%) XML
11 9 (16.67%) HTML
11 9 (16.67%) Java
11 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 9 (16.67%) Oracle
11 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (35.19%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
3 3 (5.56%) ColdFusion
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) SAS
5 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (3.70%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.85%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.85%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) DHCP
1 21 (38.89%) DNS
2 19 (35.19%) FTP
3 4 (7.41%) SAN
4 2 (3.70%) LAN
4 2 (3.70%) WAN
4 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (25.93%) Back Office
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 3 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Web Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (27.78%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Software Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) DBA
8 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (5.56%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.56%) Server Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Junior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) Web Services
2 14 (25.93%) COM
3 9 (16.67%) HTML
3 9 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) LAMP
4 2 (3.70%) J2EE
4 2 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.70%) Clustering
1 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.85%) Firmware
2 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) UNIX
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) E-Commerce
2 18 (33.33%) Database Security
3 16 (29.63%) DevOps
3 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (27.78%) ITIL
5 14 (25.93%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 8 (14.81%) Project Management
8 7 (12.96%) Service Management
8 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
9 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
11 3 (5.56%) ERP
11 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.70%) Information Security
12 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
12 2 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
13 1 (1.85%) Release Management
13 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 12 (22.22%) SQL
3 9 (16.67%) Java
3 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Perl
5 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) CISSP
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) JBoss
4 3 (5.56%) SAP
4 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.70%) Pegasus
5 2 (3.70%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) CommVault
6 1 (1.85%) Wyse
6 1 (1.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.85%) Lumesse
Luton
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago