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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 35 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 79 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.65% 4.25% 5.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.65% 48.98% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 34
Average salary £31,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.15% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,500 £24,125
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £39,200 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.09%
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
181 98 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.94% 8.67% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 128 71 69
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,115 £18,825 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 92 (55.42%) ITIL
2 66 (39.76%) Windows
3 61 (36.75%) Incident Management
4 59 (35.54%) Computacenter
5 56 (33.73%) Security Cleared
6 55 (33.13%) SC Cleared
7 51 (30.72%) Change Management
8 50 (30.12%) Microsoft
9 47 (28.31%) Cisco
10 40 (24.10%) Active Directory
11 39 (23.49%) MS Excel
12 38 (22.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (21.69%) Hyper-V
13 36 (21.69%) Service Delivery
14 35 (21.08%) VMware
15 31 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (18.07%) Finance
17 28 (16.87%) MS Office
17 28 (16.87%) MS Exchange
17 28 (16.87%) Mentoring
18 26 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
19 25 (15.06%) Firewall
19 25 (15.06%) Service Management
19 25 (15.06%) Exchange Server 2010
19 25 (15.06%) Root Cause Analysis
20 23 (13.86%) Citrix
21 22 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
21 22 (13.25%) DV Cleared
22 21 (12.65%) Juniper
22 21 (12.65%) Data Centre

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (16.87%) MS Exchange
2 25 (15.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (12.05%) IIS
4 13 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (7.83%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.81%) Apache
6 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (23.49%) MS Excel
2 28 (16.87%) MS Office
3 3 (1.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Summit
2 3 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.81%) MFGPRO
3 2 (1.20%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.06%) Firewall
2 19 (11.45%) WAN
3 18 (10.84%) LAN
4 13 (7.83%) TACACS
4 13 (7.83%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (6.63%) VPN
6 10 (6.02%) DNS
7 9 (5.42%) DHCP
8 4 (2.41%) SAN
8 4 (2.41%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.81%) Intranet
10 2 (1.20%) MPLS
10 2 (1.20%) BGP
11 1 (0.60%) EIGRP
11 1 (0.60%) X.25
11 1 (0.60%) OSPF
11 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.60%) DWDM
11 1 (0.60%) SDH
11 1 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.01%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.60%) DB2
4 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (1.20%) JIRA
2 2 (1.20%) Redmine
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (18.07%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.61%) Legal
3 6 (3.61%) Retail
4 2 (1.20%) Billing
4 2 (1.20%) Local Government
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (48.80%) Analyst
2 21 (12.65%) Support Analyst
3 17 (10.24%) Team Leader
4 13 (7.83%) 1st Line Support
4 13 (7.83%) Network Analyst
5 11 (6.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (5.42%) Configuration Manager
6 9 (5.42%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 8 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (4.82%) Service Manager
7 8 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 8 (4.82%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 7 (4.22%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (4.22%) Service Analyst
8 7 (4.22%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (3.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (3.61%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (3.61%) Services Delivery Manager
9 6 (3.61%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.41%) Middleware
2 3 (1.81%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (1.81%) EDI
3 2 (1.20%) .NET
4 1 (0.60%) J2EE
4 1 (0.60%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.65%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.64%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.83%) Blackberry
4 10 (6.02%) Clustering
5 9 (5.42%) CMDB
6 7 (4.22%) Statistics
7 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.41%) Replication
8 4 (2.41%) FMCG
9 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.81%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.60%) AS400
11 1 (0.60%) NHS
11 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.60%) Telematics
11 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (39.76%) Windows
2 38 (22.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (11.45%) Windows 7
5 17 (10.24%) Windows XP
6 16 (9.64%) Windows 8
7 15 (9.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (6.63%) Android
9 9 (5.42%) Linux
10 6 (3.61%) Windows Vista
11 5 (3.01%) UNIX
12 3 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (55.42%) ITIL
2 61 (36.75%) Incident Management
3 51 (30.72%) Change Management
4 36 (21.69%) Service Delivery
5 28 (16.87%) Mentoring
6 25 (15.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 25 (15.06%) Service Management
7 14 (8.43%) Coaching
7 14 (8.43%) People Management
8 13 (7.83%) Fault Management
9 11 (6.63%) Performance Management
9 11 (6.63%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.02%) Time Management
11 9 (5.42%) ITIL V3
11 9 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.42%) Information Security
11 9 (5.42%) Problem Management
11 9 (5.42%) Asset Management
12 8 (4.82%) Cyber Security
12 8 (4.82%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.04%) SQL
2 11 (6.63%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.41%) Java
4 1 (0.60%) C#
4 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (33.73%) Security Cleared
2 55 (33.13%) SC Cleared
3 22 (13.25%) DV Cleared
3 22 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (11.45%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (10.84%) CCNP
6 13 (7.83%) CCSA
6 13 (7.83%) CCSE
7 11 (6.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (6.63%) MCSE
7 11 (6.63%) MCSA
8 6 (3.61%) CCNA
9 5 (3.01%) MCP
10 4 (2.41%) CNA
10 4 (2.41%) CNE
10 4 (2.41%) Novell Certification
10 4 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.60%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.20%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (24.10%) Active Directory
2 36 (21.69%) Hyper-V
3 31 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (12.05%) UAG
5 15 (9.04%) Forefront TMG
5 15 (9.04%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (8.43%) SCCM
2 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (35.54%) Computacenter
2 50 (30.12%) Microsoft
3 47 (28.31%) Cisco
4 35 (21.08%) VMware
5 23 (13.86%) Citrix
6 21 (12.65%) Juniper
7 20 (12.05%) F5
8 15 (9.04%) Websense
9 14 (8.43%) Symantec
9 14 (8.43%) Remedy
9 14 (8.43%) SAP
10 13 (7.83%) Nokia
10 13 (7.83%) CheckPoint
10 13 (7.83%) Blue Coat
11 11 (6.63%) EMC
12 9 (5.42%) Apple
13 8 (4.82%) HP
14 7 (4.22%) Pegasus
14 7 (4.22%) Avaya
14 7 (4.22%) McAfee
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