The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 44 32 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +29
Permanent jobs citing SLA 48 50 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.25% 5.49% 2.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 48.98% 52.63% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 14
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £24,125 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £51,000 £22,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
SLA
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
98 95 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.67% 10.44% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 71 70 46
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,825 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SLA
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SLA Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SLA
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 37 (35.92%) ITIL
2 34 (33.01%) Windows
3 33 (32.04%) Microsoft
4 31 (30.10%) Service Delivery
5 25 (24.27%) Finance
6 23 (22.33%) Active Directory
7 21 (20.39%) Service Management
8 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
9 18 (17.48%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (17.48%) MS Office
10 17 (16.50%) SC Cleared
11 16 (15.53%) Remedy
12 14 (13.59%) Change Management
12 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
13 13 (12.62%) SQL
14 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (10.68%) Windows XP
14 11 (10.68%) Cisco
14 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (10.68%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (9.71%) Incident Management
15 10 (9.71%) LAN
15 10 (9.71%) WAN
15 10 (9.71%) SAP
16 9 (8.74%) VMware
17 8 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
17 8 (7.77%) Windows 7
17 8 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2003
17 8 (7.77%) Problem Management
17 8 (7.77%) CMDB

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (7.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.83%) IIS
3 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.97%) Apache
5 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (17.48%) MS Office
2 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) LAN
1 10 (9.71%) WAN
2 7 (6.80%) DHCP
2 7 (6.80%) VPN
2 7 (6.80%) DNS
3 5 (4.85%) ATM
3 5 (4.85%) SDH
3 5 (4.85%) VoIP
3 5 (4.85%) WLAN
3 5 (4.85%) Firewall
3 5 (4.85%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (4.85%) Frame Relay
3 5 (4.85%) DWDM
3 5 (4.85%) MPLS
3 5 (4.85%) OSPF
3 5 (4.85%) BGP
3 5 (4.85%) EIGRP
3 5 (4.85%) X.25
3 5 (4.85%) xDSL
4 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.94%) DB2
2 2 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.97%) MS Access
3 1 (0.97%) MySQL
General
1 25 (24.27%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Retail
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (35.92%) Analyst
2 24 (23.30%) Support Analyst
3 13 (12.62%) 1st Line Support
3 13 (12.62%) Team Leader
4 12 (11.65%) Help Desk Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) Service Manager
5 11 (10.68%) Help Desk Support
6 9 (8.74%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 9 (8.74%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.83%) Support Team Leader
8 6 (5.83%) Client Services Manager
9 5 (4.85%) Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Network Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Network Design Architect
10 4 (3.88%) SAP Support
10 4 (3.88%) Desktop Support Team Leader
10 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 4 (3.88%) SAP Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) Middleware
2 1 (0.97%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) CMDB
2 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.94%) iSeries
3 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.94%) Clustering
4 1 (0.97%) EPoS
4 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.97%) HACMP
4 1 (0.97%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.01%) Windows
2 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (10.68%) Windows XP
2 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.77%) Windows 7
4 6 (5.83%) Linux
5 4 (3.88%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.88%) UNIX
5 4 (3.88%) AIX
6 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.94%) Solaris
8 1 (0.97%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.92%) ITIL
2 31 (30.10%) Service Delivery
3 21 (20.39%) Service Management
4 14 (13.59%) Change Management
5 11 (10.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (9.71%) Incident Management
7 8 (7.77%) Problem Management
8 7 (6.80%) ITSM
8 7 (6.80%) Project Management
9 6 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.83%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (5.83%) Business Analysis
9 6 (5.83%) Business Continuity
10 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.85%) Network Design
11 4 (3.88%) Capacity Management
11 4 (3.88%) Cyber Security
11 4 (3.88%) Business Continuity Planning
11 4 (3.88%) Data Analysis
11 4 (3.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.62%) SQL
2 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.88%) ABAP
4 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.97%) VB
5 1 (0.97%) C#
5 1 (0.97%) Java
5 1 (0.97%) Perl
5 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.97%) AWK
5 1 (0.97%) sed
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.48%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (16.50%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.80%) HND
5 5 (4.85%) MCSA
5 5 (4.85%) CCNP
5 5 (4.85%) CCNA
5 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.85%) Degree
6 1 (0.97%) MCP
6 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (22.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.80%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.83%) XenApp
4 6 (5.83%) XenDesktop
4 6 (5.83%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (5.83%) UAG
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.97%) GPFS
6 1 (0.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 33 (32.04%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.53%) Remedy
3 11 (10.68%) Cisco
4 10 (9.71%) SAP
5 9 (8.74%) VMware
6 8 (7.77%) HP
7 7 (6.80%) Symantec
8 6 (5.83%) Websense
8 6 (5.83%) Citrix
9 5 (4.85%) Juniper
10 4 (3.88%) Huawei
11 3 (2.91%) Oracle
11 3 (2.91%) Computacenter
12 2 (1.94%) Sybase
12 2 (1.94%) Cognos
12 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.94%) Apple
12 2 (1.94%) EMC
12 2 (1.94%) IBM
13 1 (0.97%) Intel
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