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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 22 31 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Permanent jobs citing SLA 94 72 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.81% 6.87% 4.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 67.63% 60.00% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 54 38 33
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,850 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
139 120 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.03% 11.45% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 95 72 92
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £26,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 23 January 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 95 (53.07%) ITIL
2 60 (33.52%) Windows
3 52 (29.05%) Microsoft
4 45 (25.14%) Service Delivery
5 38 (21.23%) Change Management
6 36 (20.11%) Active Directory
6 36 (20.11%) MS Excel
7 33 (18.44%) ITIL Certification
8 31 (17.32%) Service Management
9 30 (16.76%) Security Cleared
10 28 (15.64%) Degree
10 28 (15.64%) SC Cleared
11 27 (15.08%) VMware
12 26 (14.53%) SQL
13 24 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (12.85%) Root Cause Analysis
15 21 (11.73%) Windows XP
16 20 (11.17%) UNIX
17 19 (10.61%) MS Office
17 19 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (10.61%) Finance
18 18 (10.06%) LAN
18 18 (10.06%) WAN
18 18 (10.06%) HP
19 17 (9.50%) Cisco
19 17 (9.50%) MS Exchange
19 17 (9.50%) Linux
19 17 (9.50%) Windows 7
20 15 (8.38%) Citrix
20 15 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 17 (9.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.91%) IIS
2 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.23%) Apache
3 4 (2.23%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (20.11%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.61%) MS Office
3 3 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.35%) SAP FI
1 6 (3.35%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.12%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.06%) LAN
1 18 (10.06%) WAN
2 12 (6.70%) VPN
3 11 (6.15%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (5.59%) xDSL
4 10 (5.59%) Frame Relay
4 10 (5.59%) DWDM
4 10 (5.59%) MPLS
4 10 (5.59%) OSPF
4 10 (5.59%) BGP
4 10 (5.59%) EIGRP
4 10 (5.59%) X.25
4 10 (5.59%) ATM
4 10 (5.59%) SDH
4 10 (5.59%) VoIP
4 10 (5.59%) WLAN
5 9 (5.03%) SAN
6 6 (3.35%) iSCSI
6 6 (3.35%) Firewall
7 4 (2.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.35%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (2.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.79%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (2.23%) MySQL
4 3 (1.68%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.12%) MS Access
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 19 (10.61%) Finance
2 12 (6.70%) Retail
3 6 (3.35%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.79%) Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (45.81%) Analyst
2 27 (15.08%) Support Analyst
3 24 (13.41%) Service Analyst
4 22 (12.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 16 (8.94%) 1st Line Support
6 15 (8.38%) Help Desk Support
7 14 (7.82%) Architect
8 12 (6.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 12 (6.70%) Help Desk Analyst
9 11 (6.15%) Administrator
9 11 (6.15%) Service Manager
10 10 (5.59%) Network Design Architect
10 10 (5.59%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 10 (5.59%) Network Architect
11 9 (5.03%) Team Leader
12 8 (4.47%) 2nd Line Support
13 6 (3.35%) Service Desk Team Leader
13 6 (3.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 6 (3.35%) Head of Service Delivery
13 6 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (2.23%) Middleware
2 1 (0.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.15%) Mainframe
2 11 (6.15%) Clustering
3 8 (4.47%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.35%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.79%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.23%) iPhone
6 4 (2.23%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.23%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.68%) CMDB
8 2 (1.12%) IVR
9 1 (0.56%) EPoS
9 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 60 (33.52%) Windows
2 21 (11.73%) Windows XP
3 20 (11.17%) UNIX
4 19 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (9.50%) Linux
5 17 (9.50%) Windows 7
6 15 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (6.70%) Solaris
8 11 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (5.59%) Windows 8
9 10 (5.59%) Windows Vista
10 9 (5.03%) AIX
11 4 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.23%) HPUX
12 3 (1.68%) Windows NT
12 3 (1.68%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (53.07%) ITIL
2 45 (25.14%) Service Delivery
3 38 (21.23%) Change Management
4 31 (17.32%) Service Management
5 23 (12.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (7.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (7.26%) Time Management
7 13 (7.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (7.26%) Mentoring
8 11 (6.15%) Business Continuity
8 11 (6.15%) Business Continuity Planning
8 11 (6.15%) ITIL V3
8 11 (6.15%) Line Management
9 10 (5.59%) Network Design
9 10 (5.59%) Knowledge Management
9 10 (5.59%) Incident Management
10 8 (4.47%) Supplier Management
10 8 (4.47%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (4.47%) Problem Management
10 8 (4.47%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.53%) SQL
2 8 (4.47%) Shell Script
3 7 (3.91%) VB
4 6 (3.35%) ABAP
5 4 (2.23%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.23%) Java
6 1 (0.56%) C#
6 1 (0.56%) VBScript
6 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (18.44%) ITIL Certification
2 30 (16.76%) Security Cleared
3 28 (15.64%) Degree
3 28 (15.64%) SC Cleared
4 14 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (7.82%) HND
5 7 (3.91%) MCSE
5 7 (3.91%) CCNP
5 7 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.79%) MCSA
6 5 (2.79%) CCNA
7 4 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.12%) CCSE
9 2 (1.12%) CCSA
10 1 (0.56%) MCP
10 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 36 (20.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.03%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.35%) vSphere
5 4 (2.23%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (2.23%) UAG
5 4 (2.23%) XenApp
5 4 (2.23%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.23%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.68%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.68%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) BladeLogic
2 4 (2.23%) SCCM
2 4 (2.23%) WSUS
2 4 (2.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.12%) SCOM
3 2 (1.12%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (29.05%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.08%) VMware
3 18 (10.06%) HP
4 17 (9.50%) Cisco
5 15 (8.38%) Citrix
6 13 (7.26%) Remedy
7 12 (6.70%) Juniper
8 10 (5.59%) Symantec
9 8 (4.47%) Huawei
10 7 (3.91%) Intel
10 7 (3.91%) SAP
11 6 (3.35%) Cognos
12 4 (2.23%) Oracle
12 4 (2.23%) Websense
12 4 (2.23%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.12%) F5
13 2 (1.12%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.12%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.12%) Nokia
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