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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 15 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 35 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 12.32% 2.08% 2.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 61.40% 30.43% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 10
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -11.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £43,750 £71,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
57 23 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 20.07% 6.82% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 47 22 73
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Luton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (38.60%) ITIL
2 21 (36.84%) Windows
3 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
4 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 17 (29.82%) DNS
6 17 (29.82%) DHCP
6 17 (29.82%) SQL
7 15 (26.32%) IIS
7 15 (26.32%) FTP
7 15 (26.32%) Finance
8 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
8 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (22.81%) SCOM
9 13 (22.81%) Oracle
9 13 (22.81%) Java
9 13 (22.81%) Web Services
10 12 (21.05%) Incident Management
11 11 (19.30%) Network Load Balancing
11 11 (19.30%) PowerShell
11 11 (19.30%) Database Security
11 11 (19.30%) DevOps
11 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (19.30%) Service Management
12 10 (17.54%) UNIX
13 9 (15.79%) COM
13 9 (15.79%) Back Office
14 8 (14.04%) Degree
15 7 (12.28%) Performance Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 15 (26.32%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) JBoss
2 4 (7.02%) Apache
2 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.26%) NetWeaver
3 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.51%) SAP Portal
5 1 (1.75%) Lync
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SAP FI
1 4 (7.02%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (7.02%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.75%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) DHCP
1 17 (29.82%) DNS
2 15 (26.32%) FTP
3 4 (7.02%) SAN
4 2 (3.51%) LAN
4 2 (3.51%) WAN
4 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Back Office
3 6 (10.53%) Retail
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Analyst
1 14 (24.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 14 (24.56%) Web Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Support Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Applications Support
4 9 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Incident Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) SAP Support
7 3 (5.26%) Server Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.26%) Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) Web Services
2 9 (15.79%) COM
3 7 (12.28%) XML
4 5 (8.77%) HTML
5 4 (7.02%) J2EE
6 3 (5.26%) .NET
6 3 (5.26%) XSLT
7 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.51%) Spring
7 2 (3.51%) JSF
7 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.51%) Java EE
7 2 (3.51%) XSL
7 2 (3.51%) JSP
7 2 (3.51%) Struts
8 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.75%) LIMS
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Windows
2 10 (17.54%) UNIX
3 7 (12.28%) Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Solaris
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) ITIL
2 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
3 12 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 11 (19.30%) Network Load Balancing
4 11 (19.30%) Database Security
4 11 (19.30%) DevOps
4 11 (19.30%) Service Management
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.28%) Performance Management
6 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.77%) Project Management
8 3 (5.26%) Coaching
8 3 (5.26%) OOP
8 3 (5.26%) OO
8 3 (5.26%) ERP
8 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.26%) Benchmarking
9 2 (3.51%) Information Security
9 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) SQL
2 13 (22.81%) Java
3 11 (19.30%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.51%) CISM
3 2 (3.51%) CISSP
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) MCSE
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Firmware
3 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) WSUS
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 5 (8.77%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.51%) Akamai
5 2 (3.51%) Lumesse
5 2 (3.51%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.75%) Wyse
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) i-GRasp
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.75%) CommVault
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