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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 34 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 85 50 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.78% 4.18% 4.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 53.13% 40.65% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 41
Average salary £27,500 £31,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.38% -25.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -6.94%
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
160 123 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.88% 10.28% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 103 79 90
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,125 £21,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 June 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (64.19%) ITIL
2 59 (39.86%) Windows
3 48 (32.43%) Security Cleared
4 45 (30.41%) SC Cleared
5 41 (27.70%) Microsoft
6 39 (26.35%) Change Management
7 35 (23.65%) Service Delivery
7 35 (23.65%) Incident Management
8 33 (22.30%) Active Directory
9 32 (21.62%) MS Excel
10 29 (19.59%) Service Management
10 29 (19.59%) VMware
11 27 (18.24%) Computacenter
11 27 (18.24%) Cisco
12 26 (17.57%) Hyper-V
13 24 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (15.54%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (14.86%) Finance
15 22 (14.86%) MS Office
16 21 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
17 20 (13.51%) MS Exchange
17 20 (13.51%) Time Management
18 19 (12.84%) DV Cleared
18 19 (12.84%) HP
18 19 (12.84%) Linux
18 19 (12.84%) Root Cause Analysis
19 18 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
20 17 (11.49%) Windows 8
20 17 (11.49%) SCCM

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 20 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (6.76%) IIS
5 9 (6.08%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (3.38%) Apache
8 5 (3.38%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 22 (14.86%) MS Office
3 4 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Summit
2 2 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.35%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.68%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.68%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.14%) Firewall
2 11 (7.43%) WAN
2 11 (7.43%) LAN
3 10 (6.76%) VPN
4 7 (4.73%) DNS
5 6 (4.05%) DHCP
5 6 (4.05%) SAN
6 5 (3.38%) TACACS
6 5 (3.38%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.70%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.03%) xDSL
8 3 (2.03%) BGP
8 3 (2.03%) Frame Relay
8 3 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.03%) Intranet
8 3 (2.03%) DWDM
8 3 (2.03%) MPLS
8 3 (2.03%) OSPF
8 3 (2.03%) X.25
8 3 (2.03%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 22 (14.86%) Finance
2 8 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.35%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.35%) Local Government
4 2 (1.35%) Banking
4 2 (1.35%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (43.92%) Analyst
2 16 (10.81%) Service Analyst
3 14 (9.46%) Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (9.46%) Support Analyst
4 11 (7.43%) 1st Line Support
4 11 (7.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (6.08%) Configuration Manager
5 9 (6.08%) Service Manager
6 7 (4.73%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.05%) Head of Service Delivery
7 6 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (4.05%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (4.05%) UNIX Administrator
7 6 (4.05%) Change Analyst
7 6 (4.05%) Administrator
8 5 (3.38%) Network Analyst
8 5 (3.38%) IT Operations Analyst
8 5 (3.38%) IT Services Manager
8 5 (3.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 4 (2.70%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.38%) Middleware
1 5 (3.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.35%) EDI
3 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (0.68%) ADO.NET
3 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.14%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.11%) Blackberry
3 11 (7.43%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.76%) Clustering
5 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.08%) CMDB
6 6 (4.05%) Statistics
6 6 (4.05%) Mainframe
7 5 (3.38%) Private Cloud
7 5 (3.38%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.03%) Replication
8 3 (2.03%) FMCG
9 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.68%) iPhone
10 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 59 (39.86%) Windows
2 24 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (12.84%) Linux
5 17 (11.49%) Windows 8
6 16 (10.81%) UNIX
6 16 (10.81%) Windows XP
7 15 (10.14%) Windows 7
8 12 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (7.43%) Solaris
10 9 (6.08%) Android
11 8 (5.41%) AIX
12 6 (4.05%) Windows Vista
13 5 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (2.70%) HPUX
15 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.68%) SUSE
15 1 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (64.19%) ITIL
2 39 (26.35%) Change Management
3 35 (23.65%) Service Delivery
3 35 (23.65%) Incident Management
4 29 (19.59%) Service Management
5 20 (13.51%) Time Management
6 19 (12.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 18 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (8.11%) ITIL V3
8 12 (8.11%) Mentoring
9 11 (7.43%) Cyber Security
10 10 (6.76%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.76%) Coaching
11 9 (6.08%) Line Management
11 9 (6.08%) ITSM
11 9 (6.08%) Knowledge Management
11 9 (6.08%) Asset Management
11 9 (6.08%) Release Management
12 8 (5.41%) Supplier Management
13 7 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.14%) SQL
2 6 (4.05%) Java
2 6 (4.05%) Shell Script
3 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.68%) C#
4 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.68%) VBScript
4 1 (0.68%) VB
4 1 (0.68%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 48 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 45 (30.41%) SC Cleared
3 20 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (12.84%) DV Cleared
5 14 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (6.76%) CCNP
8 7 (4.73%) MCSE
8 7 (4.73%) MCSA
8 7 (4.73%) HND
8 7 (4.73%) Degree
9 6 (4.05%) CCNA
10 5 (3.38%) CCSA
10 5 (3.38%) CCSE
10 5 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (2.03%) MCP
13 1 (0.68%) CNA
13 1 (0.68%) CNE
13 1 (0.68%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) COBIT
2 2 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.35%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 33 (22.30%) Active Directory
2 26 (17.57%) Hyper-V
3 23 (15.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.76%) UAG
5 8 (5.41%) ISA Server
5 8 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (2.70%) vSphere
7 1 (0.68%) XenApp
7 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (11.49%) SCCM
2 4 (2.70%) WSUS
2 4 (2.70%) BladeLogic
2 4 (2.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (27.70%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.59%) VMware
3 27 (18.24%) Computacenter
3 27 (18.24%) Cisco
4 19 (12.84%) HP
5 14 (9.46%) Citrix
5 14 (9.46%) Juniper
6 12 (8.11%) Symantec
7 10 (6.76%) F5
8 9 (6.08%) EMC
9 8 (5.41%) Websense
10 7 (4.73%) Remedy
11 6 (4.05%) Fortinet
11 6 (4.05%) Huawei
11 6 (4.05%) Avaya
11 6 (4.05%) Oracle
11 6 (4.05%) Pegasus
11 6 (4.05%) Apple
12 5 (3.38%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.38%) Red Hat
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + Pension and BUPA
Posted: 5 days ago
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Premier IT
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: benefits scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago