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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 37 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing SLA 11 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.16% 2.64% 2.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.73% 26.47% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £35,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
37 34 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.63% 9.97% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 44
Average salary £40,750 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.23% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £65,000 £52,500
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 2 March 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Luton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 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 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 18 (39.13%) Windows
3 16 (34.78%) SQL
3 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
4 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
4 15 (32.61%) Oracle
4 15 (32.61%) Java
5 12 (26.09%) IIS
5 12 (26.09%) UNIX
5 12 (26.09%) Web Services
5 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 12 (26.09%) DHCP
5 12 (26.09%) FTP
5 12 (26.09%) DNS
6 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
6 11 (23.91%) Project Management
6 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (21.74%) Service Management
7 10 (21.74%) Network Load Balancing
8 9 (19.57%) SCOM
8 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
8 9 (19.57%) Solaris
8 9 (19.57%) Linux
8 9 (19.57%) J2EE
8 9 (19.57%) Coaching
9 8 (17.39%) DevOps
9 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
9 8 (17.39%) Degree
9 8 (17.39%) Retail

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 12 (26.09%) IIS
2 7 (15.22%) Apache
2 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.35%) NetWeaver
4 2 (4.35%) SAP Portal
5 1 (2.17%) Lync
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP FI
1 3 (6.52%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (6.52%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.17%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) DHCP
1 12 (26.09%) FTP
1 12 (26.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.17%) SAP BI
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
1 8 (17.39%) Retail
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Back Office
3 4 (8.70%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Applications Support
2 15 (32.61%) Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Support Analyst
4 12 (26.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Support Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Web Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Incident Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Server Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) SAP Support
10 2 (4.35%) SAP Functional Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Support Specialist
10 2 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) Web Services
2 9 (19.57%) J2EE
3 4 (8.70%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) COM
3 4 (8.70%) XML
4 3 (6.52%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) XSLT
5 2 (4.35%) JMS
5 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.35%) Spring
5 2 (4.35%) JSF
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.35%) Java EE
5 2 (4.35%) CSS3
5 2 (4.35%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) JSP
5 2 (4.35%) Struts
5 2 (4.35%) XSL
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.17%) LIMS
2 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) UNIX
3 9 (19.57%) Solaris
3 9 (19.57%) Linux
4 2 (4.35%) HPUX
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
2 11 (23.91%) Project Management
3 10 (21.74%) Service Management
3 10 (21.74%) Network Load Balancing
4 9 (19.57%) Coaching
5 8 (17.39%) DevOps
5 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
6 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
7 6 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.87%) Benchmarking
8 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.87%) Database Security
9 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
9 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.52%) OOP
10 3 (6.52%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 15 (32.61%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
4 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CISM
3 1 (2.17%) MCITP
3 1 (2.17%) VCP4
3 1 (2.17%) MCP
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) MCSA
3 1 (2.17%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) SCOM
2 4 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Akamai
3 4 (8.70%) SAP
3 4 (8.70%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.35%) Lumesse
4 2 (4.35%) Pegasus
4 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.17%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.17%) i-GRasp
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