The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 41 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.78% 4.12% 3.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.18% 29.69% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 11
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
SLA
Berkshire

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 Newbury region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
85 64 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 17.86% 13.88% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 54 52 27
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SLA
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Newbury region.

SLA Salary Trend in Newbury

SLA
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Newbury

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) MS Office
3 9 (29.03%) Finance
4 8 (25.81%) MCSE
4 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
4 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (25.81%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (25.81%) SAN
5 7 (22.58%) MCSD
5 7 (22.58%) MCSA
5 7 (22.58%) VMware
5 7 (22.58%) MCTS
5 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (19.35%) MOS
6 6 (19.35%) EMC
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
8 4 (12.90%) HTML
9 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
9 3 (9.68%) CSS
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
10 2 (6.45%) Linux
10 2 (6.45%) Web Services
10 2 (6.45%) XML
10 2 (6.45%) Perl
10 2 (6.45%) Apache
10 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
10 2 (6.45%) CRM

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
1 17 (54.84%) Support Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Advisor
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) SLA Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) PKI
1 1 (3.23%) Clustering
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
1 1 (3.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.45%) CRM
3 2 (6.45%) Web Design
3 2 (6.45%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Business Development
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.23%) Workflow Management
4 1 (3.23%) Workflow
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) ITSM
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) B2B
4 1 (3.23%) BCP
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) MCSE
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (22.58%) MCSD
2 7 (22.58%) MCSA
2 7 (22.58%) MCTS
3 6 (19.35%) MOS
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCOrch
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
1 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) EMC
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix