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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 66 77 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 20 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.44% 0.90% 1.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.41% 12.50% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 9
Median salary £43,750 £57,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +202.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £38,700 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £33,665 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -0.98%
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 56 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.28% 7.23% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 52 28 54
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 26 July 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) ITIL
3 13 (34.21%) Windows
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
5 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (26.32%) Service Management
7 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 8 (21.05%) SQL
7 8 (21.05%) Time Management
7 8 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
8 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
8 7 (18.42%) Data Architecture
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (18.42%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (18.42%) Data Security
8 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
8 7 (18.42%) Middleware
8 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
8 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (13.16%) Replication
9 5 (13.16%) VMware
9 5 (13.16%) Retail
9 5 (13.16%) Subversion
9 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.16%) Degree

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 (10.53%) CMS
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) Drupal
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
2 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.63%) MPLS
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
1 5 (13.16%) TeamCity
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Publishing
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Applications Support
2 7 (18.42%) DBA
3 6 (15.79%) Support Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Support Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Azure DevOps
4 5 (13.16%) Azure Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) PowerShell Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) SQL DBA
5 4 (10.53%) Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Middleware
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 3 (7.89%) LAMP
4 2 (5.26%) JMX
4 2 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.16%) Replication
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Service Management
3 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 8 (21.05%) Time Management
3 8 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
4 7 (18.42%) Data Architecture
4 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
4 7 (18.42%) Data Security
4 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps
5 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.89%) Content Management
7 3 (7.89%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.89%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.89%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) Python
4 2 (5.26%) R
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Icinga
2 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) SCOM
3 2 (5.26%) Ansible
3 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco
3 4 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 3 (7.89%) Cognizant
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Sage