The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 16 33 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 11 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.91% 2.39% 1.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 61.11% 33.33% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £30,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £40,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.68% 7.17% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 33
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 9 February 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (44.44%) Windows
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) MS Office
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) ERP
3 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) SAP
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (16.67%) IFS
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Email Filtering
6 2 (11.11%) Web Filtering
6 2 (11.11%) Line Management
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) People Management
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (11.11%) XenApp
6 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (11.11%) Office 365
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (38.89%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Ethereal
2 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) HSRP
2 1 (5.56%) IPsec
2 1 (5.56%) IPv4
2 1 (5.56%) Junos
2 1 (5.56%) OSPF
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) SNMP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) VRRP
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (27.78%) IT Support
2 4 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) Business Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Business Systems Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Planning Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) ERP Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ERP
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
1 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Coaching
3 2 (11.11%) Email Filtering
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.11%) Line Management
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) People Management
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Web Filtering
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) ABAP
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCSP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cacti
1 1 (5.56%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) IFS
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Pegasus
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) Brocade
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.56%) VMware