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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 30 66 35
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -31
Permanent jobs citing SLA 93 32 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.48% 2.78% 5.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 48.44% 36.36% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 46 24 42
Average salary £30,000 £28,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% -19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,000 £23,875
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
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
192 88 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.38% 7.65% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 137 70 85
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (55.88%) ITIL
2 68 (40.00%) Windows
3 60 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 57 (33.53%) SC Cleared
5 54 (31.76%) Incident Management
6 53 (31.18%) Change Management
7 51 (30.00%) Computacenter
8 48 (28.24%) Microsoft
9 41 (24.12%) Cisco
10 39 (22.94%) Active Directory
10 39 (22.94%) MS Excel
11 35 (20.59%) Service Delivery
12 34 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (18.24%) VMware
13 31 (18.24%) Hyper-V
14 30 (17.65%) Service Management
15 28 (16.47%) MS Office
16 26 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (14.71%) Finance
17 25 (14.71%) MS Exchange
17 25 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
17 25 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
18 24 (14.12%) Mentoring
19 23 (13.53%) Exchange Server 2010
20 22 (12.94%) DV Cleared
21 21 (12.35%) Firewall
22 20 (11.76%) Windows 7
23 19 (11.18%) Juniper
23 19 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
24 18 (10.59%) Citrix

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 23 (13.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.41%) IIS
4 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (7.06%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.76%) Apache
6 3 (1.76%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (22.94%) MS Excel
2 28 (16.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Summit
2 3 (1.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.76%) MFGPRO
3 2 (1.18%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.35%) Firewall
2 15 (8.82%) LAN
2 15 (8.82%) WAN
3 12 (7.06%) VPN
4 10 (5.88%) TACACS
4 10 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (4.71%) DNS
6 7 (4.12%) DHCP
7 4 (2.35%) SAN
7 4 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.76%) Intranet
9 2 (1.18%) SDH
9 2 (1.18%) VoIP
9 2 (1.18%) WLAN
9 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.18%) X.25
9 2 (1.18%) DWDM
9 2 (1.18%) MPLS
9 2 (1.18%) OSPF
9 2 (1.18%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.18%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.59%) DB2
4 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (1.18%) JIRA
2 2 (1.18%) Redmine
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (14.71%) Finance
2 7 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.53%) Legal
4 5 (2.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.18%) Billing
5 2 (1.18%) Local Government
5 2 (1.18%) Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (48.24%) Analyst
2 20 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 15 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (7.06%) Team Leader
5 11 (6.47%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 9 (5.29%) Service Analyst
7 9 (5.29%) Configuration Manager
7 9 (5.29%) Service Manager
7 9 (5.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (4.71%) Support Engineer
8 8 (4.71%) Change Analyst
8 8 (4.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 7 (4.12%) Help Desk Support
9 7 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (3.53%) Help Desk Analyst
10 6 (3.53%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 6 (3.53%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.76%) EDI
1 3 (1.76%) Middleware
1 3 (1.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.18%) .NET
3 1 (0.59%) J2EE
3 1 (0.59%) ADO.NET
3 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (0.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.24%) Blackberry
2 14 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.47%) Clustering
4 9 (5.29%) CMDB
5 7 (4.12%) Statistics
6 6 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.35%) Replication
8 3 (1.76%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.76%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.76%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.76%) FMCG
9 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.59%) AS400
10 1 (0.59%) iPhone
10 1 (0.59%) Telematics
10 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.00%) Windows
2 34 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 18 (10.59%) Windows 8
5 18 (10.59%) Windows XP
6 14 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (7.06%) Linux
8 11 (6.47%) Android
9 9 (5.29%) Windows Vista
10 7 (4.12%) UNIX
11 4 (2.35%) Solaris
12 3 (1.76%) AIX
13 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.59%) SUSE
13 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (55.88%) ITIL
2 54 (31.76%) Incident Management
3 53 (31.18%) Change Management
4 35 (20.59%) Service Delivery
5 30 (17.65%) Service Management
6 25 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 24 (14.12%) Mentoring
8 14 (8.24%) Coaching
8 14 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (7.65%) Time Management
10 12 (7.06%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.06%) Cyber Security
11 11 (6.47%) People Management
11 11 (6.47%) Problem Management
11 11 (6.47%) Knowledge Management
12 10 (5.88%) Fault Management
13 9 (5.29%) Performance Management
13 9 (5.29%) Asset Management
14 8 (4.71%) ITIL V3
15 7 (4.12%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.24%) SQL
2 8 (4.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.94%) Java
4 3 (1.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.59%) C#
5 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.59%) VBScript
5 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 57 (33.53%) SC Cleared
3 22 (12.94%) DV Cleared
4 19 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (8.24%) CCNP
7 10 (5.88%) CCSA
7 10 (5.88%) CCSE
7 10 (5.88%) MCSA
8 9 (5.29%) MCSE
8 9 (5.29%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (3.53%) HND
11 5 (2.94%) CCNA
12 4 (2.35%) MCP
12 4 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.18%) CNA
13 2 (1.18%) CNE
13 2 (1.18%) Novell Certification
13 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.18%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.59%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 39 (22.94%) Active Directory
2 31 (18.24%) Hyper-V
3 26 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (9.41%) UAG
5 12 (7.06%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (7.06%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.59%) Xen
6 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (1.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (1.76%) BladeLogic
2 3 (1.76%) WSUS
3 1 (0.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (30.00%) Computacenter
2 48 (28.24%) Microsoft
3 41 (24.12%) Cisco
4 31 (18.24%) VMware
5 19 (11.18%) Juniper
6 18 (10.59%) Citrix
7 17 (10.00%) F5
8 16 (9.41%) HP
9 13 (7.65%) Symantec
10 12 (7.06%) Remedy
10 12 (7.06%) Websense
10 12 (7.06%) EMC
11 10 (5.88%) Nokia
11 10 (5.88%) SAP
11 10 (5.88%) CheckPoint
11 10 (5.88%) Blue Coat
12 9 (5.29%) Apple
13 7 (4.12%) McAfee
13 7 (4.12%) Fortinet
13 7 (4.12%) Pegasus
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