The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 43 32 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.36% 4.35% 1.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.41% 36.21% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 6
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £85,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.63% 12.01% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 48 47
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £37,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
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SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SLA
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Middlesex region.

SLA Salary Trend in Middlesex

SLA
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) CCIE
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) WLAN
4 2 (16.67%) GxP
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) SNMP
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) IPsec
4 2 (16.67%) Advertising
4 2 (16.67%) Brocade
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (8.33%) Lync
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) WLAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) SNMP
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 2 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
1 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCIE
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper
2 2 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint