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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing SLA 76 60 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.44% 4.59% 4.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 44.78% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 45
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £18,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
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
152 134 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.89% 10.24% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 93 77 85
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £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 1 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 101 (60.12%) ITIL
2 65 (38.69%) Windows
3 49 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 48 (28.57%) Change Management
5 45 (26.79%) Security Cleared
6 41 (24.40%) SC Cleared
7 40 (23.81%) Service Delivery
8 36 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 35 (20.83%) Service Management
10 32 (19.05%) Active Directory
10 32 (19.05%) VMware
11 28 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
12 25 (14.88%) UNIX
13 24 (14.29%) Linux
13 24 (14.29%) HP
14 22 (13.10%) MS Office
14 22 (13.10%) SQL
14 22 (13.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (13.10%) Cisco
14 22 (13.10%) Finance
14 22 (13.10%) Incident Management
14 22 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
15 21 (12.50%) Degree
16 20 (11.90%) Time Management
17 19 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (11.31%) Hyper-V
18 18 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
19 17 (10.12%) Disaster Recovery
19 17 (10.12%) Windows XP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (10.12%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.95%) IIS
4 8 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.57%) Apache
6 6 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 22 (13.10%) MS Office
3 4 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) SAP FI
1 5 (2.98%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.19%) MFGPRO
2 2 (1.19%) Summit
2 2 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.60%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.55%) LAN
1 11 (6.55%) WAN
1 11 (6.55%) Firewall
2 10 (5.95%) SAN
3 8 (4.76%) VPN
4 7 (4.17%) DNS
5 6 (3.57%) DHCP
6 5 (2.98%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.79%) NAS
7 3 (1.79%) xDSL
7 3 (1.79%) ATM
7 3 (1.79%) SDH
7 3 (1.79%) VoIP
7 3 (1.79%) WLAN
7 3 (1.79%) DWDM
7 3 (1.79%) MPLS
7 3 (1.79%) OSPF
7 3 (1.79%) BGP
7 3 (1.79%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.79%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.60%) MS Access
4 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (13.10%) Finance
2 11 (6.55%) Retail
3 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.38%) Banking
5 3 (1.79%) Marketing
5 3 (1.79%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.79%) Legal
6 2 (1.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 71 (42.26%) Analyst
2 22 (13.10%) Service Analyst
3 20 (11.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 14 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 11 (6.55%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (5.95%) Administrator
8 9 (5.36%) Operations Analyst
9 8 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
9 8 (4.76%) UNIX Administrator
9 8 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (4.17%) Junior
11 6 (3.57%) Change Analyst
11 6 (3.57%) IT Services Manager
11 6 (3.57%) Architect
11 6 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 6 (3.57%) Head of Service Delivery
12 5 (2.98%) Configuration Manager
12 5 (2.98%) Help Desk Analyst
12 5 (2.98%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.57%) Middleware
1 6 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.19%) EDI
3 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (0.60%) ADO.NET
3 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.60%) .NET
3 1 (0.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.52%) Clustering
2 14 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 14 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.55%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.98%) CMDB
7 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.79%) iPhone
8 3 (1.79%) Statistics
8 3 (1.79%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.79%) FMCG
8 3 (1.79%) Replication
9 2 (1.19%) IVR
9 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 65 (38.69%) Windows
2 25 (14.88%) UNIX
3 24 (14.29%) Linux
4 22 (13.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (10.12%) Windows XP
6 16 (9.52%) Solaris
6 16 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 15 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (8.93%) Windows 7
8 12 (7.14%) AIX
9 8 (4.76%) Windows Vista
10 6 (3.57%) Android
11 5 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.38%) HPUX
13 3 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.79%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.79%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (60.12%) ITIL
2 48 (28.57%) Change Management
3 40 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 35 (20.83%) Service Management
5 22 (13.10%) Incident Management
6 21 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (11.90%) Time Management
8 18 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (10.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (7.14%) Cyber Security
10 12 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
10 12 (7.14%) ITIL V3
10 12 (7.14%) Supplier Management
10 12 (7.14%) Business Continuity
11 11 (6.55%) Knowledge Management
11 11 (6.55%) Performance Analysis
11 11 (6.55%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (5.95%) Capacity Management
12 10 (5.95%) Problem Management
13 9 (5.36%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.10%) SQL
2 11 (6.55%) Shell Script
3 7 (4.17%) Java
4 5 (2.98%) ABAP
5 4 (2.38%) VB
5 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.60%) VBA
6 1 (0.60%) C#
6 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (26.79%) Security Cleared
2 41 (24.40%) SC Cleared
3 28 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 21 (12.50%) Degree
5 14 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (8.33%) HND
6 11 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (6.55%) DV Cleared
7 10 (5.95%) CCNP
8 8 (4.76%) CCNA
9 7 (4.17%) MCSE
9 7 (4.17%) MCSA
10 4 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.79%) CCSE
11 3 (1.79%) CCSA
12 2 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.60%) MCP
13 1 (0.60%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) COBIT
2 2 (1.19%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 32 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 19 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (11.31%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.76%) ISA Server
4 7 (4.17%) UAG
5 6 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (2.98%) vSphere
7 3 (1.79%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.79%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.19%) Xen
8 2 (1.19%) XenApp
8 2 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (8.33%) SCCM
2 9 (5.36%) BladeLogic
3 6 (3.57%) WSUS
3 6 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.79%) SCOM
5 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 32 (19.05%) VMware
3 24 (14.29%) HP
4 22 (13.10%) Cisco
5 15 (8.93%) Citrix
6 13 (7.74%) Computacenter
7 11 (6.55%) Symantec
8 9 (5.36%) Juniper
8 9 (5.36%) Remedy
9 7 (4.17%) Oracle
10 6 (3.57%) Huawei
10 6 (3.57%) Websense
10 6 (3.57%) SAP
10 6 (3.57%) EMC
10 6 (3.57%) Intel
11 5 (2.98%) F5
11 5 (2.98%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.38%) Avaya
12 4 (2.38%) Dell
13 3 (1.79%) Meraki
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + Pension and BUPA
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 60-65k
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago