The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 71 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 16 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.02% 0.91% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.53% 8.86% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 4
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £31,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
68 79 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.59% 10.27% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 36
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SLA
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Oxford

SLA
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 9 (25.00%) Windows
6 8 (22.22%) Retail
6 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 8 (22.22%) Time Management
7 7 (19.44%) Service Management
7 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
7 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco
8 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 5 (13.89%) Data Security
9 5 (13.89%) Replication
9 5 (13.89%) Subversion
9 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
9 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
9 5 (13.89%) Data Architecture
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (13.89%) Degree
9 5 (13.89%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.89%) Middleware

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) CMS
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) nginx
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) Drupal
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (13.89%) SaaS
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) MPLS
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) ADSL
3 1 (2.78%) CTI
3 1 (2.78%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) GPRS
3 1 (2.78%) GSM
3 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.78%) ISDN
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) Nortel Optivity
3 1 (2.78%) PBX
3 1 (2.78%) Symposium
3 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
1 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Publishing
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Applications Support
2 9 (25.00%) Support Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Applications Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Applications Support Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Azure DevOps
4 5 (13.89%) Azure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) DBA
4 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) PowerShell Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) SQL DBA
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Linux Scripter
7 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) Middleware
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) J2EE
2 3 (8.33%) LAMP
3 2 (5.56%) JMX
3 2 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.89%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (13.89%) Replication
5 2 (5.56%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 8 (22.22%) Time Management
3 7 (19.44%) Service Management
4 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.89%) Data Architecture
5 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
5 5 (13.89%) Data Security
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
5 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.33%) Content Management
8 2 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (5.56%) Open Source
9 1 (2.78%) Change Control
9 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) R
4 2 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (2.78%) VCAP
2 1 (2.78%) VCDX
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) Postfix
2 1 (2.78%) KVM
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Icinga
2 3 (8.33%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 3 (8.33%) Cognizant
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Juniper
6 1 (2.78%) Nortel
6 1 (2.78%) Sage
6 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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