The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 65 36 67
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +31
Permanent jobs citing SLA 32 58 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.79% 5.37% 2.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.36% 51.33% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 12
Average salary £28,250 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
88 113 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.66% 10.45% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 70 83 46
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -12.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £26,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Buckinghamshire

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 30 July 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (39.78%) Windows
2 33 (35.48%) ITIL
3 30 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 28 (30.11%) Service Delivery
5 27 (29.03%) Finance
6 22 (23.66%) Active Directory
7 18 (19.35%) Service Management
7 18 (19.35%) Change Management
7 18 (19.35%) Incident Management
8 17 (18.28%) Remedy
9 16 (17.20%) MS Office
10 15 (16.13%) Problem Management
11 14 (15.05%) SQL
11 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
12 13 (13.98%) LAN
12 13 (13.98%) WAN
12 13 (13.98%) VMware
13 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
13 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (12.90%) Cisco
13 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (11.83%) Symantec
15 10 (10.75%) Citrix
15 10 (10.75%) Windows XP
15 10 (10.75%) SAP
15 10 (10.75%) SC Cleared
16 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
16 9 (9.68%) Linux
16 9 (9.68%) MS Exchange

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.60%) IIS
3 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (17.20%) MS Office
2 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) LAN
1 13 (13.98%) WAN
2 9 (9.68%) DNS
2 9 (9.68%) DHCP
2 9 (9.68%) Firewall
3 4 (4.30%) VPN
4 3 (3.23%) SAN
5 2 (2.15%) ATM
5 2 (2.15%) SDH
5 2 (2.15%) VoIP
5 2 (2.15%) WLAN
5 2 (2.15%) DWDM
5 2 (2.15%) MPLS
5 2 (2.15%) OSPF
5 2 (2.15%) BGP
5 2 (2.15%) EIGRP
5 2 (2.15%) TACACS
5 2 (2.15%) X.25
5 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.15%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) MS Access
3 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.15%) DB2
3 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (29.03%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Legal
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Analyst
2 23 (24.73%) Support Analyst
3 12 (12.90%) Service Manager
4 10 (10.75%) Team Leader
4 10 (10.75%) Help Desk Support
5 9 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (9.68%) Help Desk Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (8.60%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Client Services Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Desktop Support
8 4 (4.30%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.30%) Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Support Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (4.30%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) Middleware
2 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.08%) WCF
2 1 (1.08%) jQuery
2 1 (1.08%) HTML
2 1 (1.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.08%) CSS
2 1 (1.08%) XML
2 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) CMDB
2 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.30%) Clustering
3 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.23%) HACMP
4 1 (1.08%) LPAR
4 1 (1.08%) iSeries
4 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (39.78%) Windows
2 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (10.75%) Windows XP
4 9 (9.68%) Linux
5 7 (7.53%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.45%) AIX
7 5 (5.38%) UNIX
8 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.23%) Solaris
10 2 (2.15%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) ITIL
2 28 (30.11%) Service Delivery
3 18 (19.35%) Service Management
3 18 (19.35%) Change Management
3 18 (19.35%) Incident Management
4 15 (16.13%) Problem Management
5 9 (9.68%) Project Management
5 9 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.60%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (7.53%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.30%) CRM
8 4 (4.30%) Workflow
8 4 (4.30%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.30%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.30%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.23%) Analytics
9 3 (3.23%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.23%) ITSM
9 3 (3.23%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.30%) ABAP
4 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.15%) Perl
5 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.15%) AWK
5 2 (2.15%) sed
6 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.08%) C#
6 1 (1.08%) Java
6 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.75%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.68%) CCNP
3 9 (9.68%) CCNA
4 8 (8.60%) Degree
5 7 (7.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (7.53%) MCSA
5 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.53%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.23%) PMP
6 3 (3.23%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.23%) HND
7 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.08%) COBIT
1 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (23.66%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.60%) XenApp
3 8 (8.60%) XenDesktop
3 8 (8.60%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (8.60%) UAG
4 3 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (2.15%) GPFS
5 2 (2.15%) ProxySG
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.15%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.15%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.08%) YUM
2 1 (1.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 30 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.28%) Remedy
3 13 (13.98%) VMware
4 12 (12.90%) Cisco
5 11 (11.83%) Symantec
6 10 (10.75%) Citrix
6 10 (10.75%) SAP
7 8 (8.60%) Websense
8 4 (4.30%) Oracle
8 4 (4.30%) IBM
8 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.30%) Juniper
8 4 (4.30%) Computacenter
9 2 (2.15%) Sybase
9 2 (2.15%) EMC
9 2 (2.15%) Veritas
9 2 (2.15%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.15%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.15%) F5
10 1 (1.08%) 3PAR
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago