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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 37 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 9 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.25% 3.47% 2.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 32.00% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 7
Average salary £44,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,736
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.53%
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
54 50 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 19.49% 10.85% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 24
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,250 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Newbury

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 12 (48.00%) Degree
3 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (32.00%) Line Management
5 8 (32.00%) Performance Metrics
6 7 (28.00%) Performance Improvement
6 7 (28.00%) Firewall
6 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (28.00%) LAN
7 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) Sophos
8 5 (20.00%) Lync
8 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (16.00%) ITSM
9 4 (16.00%) Wireless
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (12.00%) DNS
10 3 (12.00%) CCNA
10 3 (12.00%) CCDA
10 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.00%) SQL
10 3 (12.00%) Service Management
10 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (20.00%) Lync
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Nortel Periphonics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) Wireless
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) SAN
6 1 (4.00%) Frame Relay
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Service Manager
2 8 (32.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 7 (28.00%) IT Services Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) Wintel Support
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) Project Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (32.00%) Line Management
3 7 (28.00%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (16.00%) ITSM
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
8 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance
8 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 1 (4.00%) Information Security Management
8 1 (4.00%) Security Management
8 1 (4.00%) Information Security
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) CCDA
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) VCP5
5 1 (4.00%) MCP
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) Nortel
3 1 (4.00%) Genesys
3 1 (4.00%) Remedy