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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 53 64 80
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.94% 2.21% 1.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 31.48% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 11
Median salary £42,500 £40,250 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% +123.61%
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
36 54 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.88% 7.02% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 68
Median salary £48,750 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 2 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
3 9 (34.62%) Service Management
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
4 8 (30.77%) Presales
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
5 7 (26.92%) Middleware
5 7 (26.92%) Data Security
5 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (26.92%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (26.92%) Time Management
5 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
5 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (26.92%) Data Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (26.92%) Trend Analysis
5 7 (26.92%) High Availability
5 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
6 6 (23.08%) Critical Success Factor
6 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture

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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) nginx
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
1 7 (26.92%) DBA
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Scripter
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Web Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Manager
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) JMX
2 2 (7.69%) LAMP
2 2 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
1 7 (26.92%) Data Protection Act
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (19.23%) Replication
4 2 (7.69%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.85%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
1 9 (34.62%) Service Management
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Presales
3 7 (26.92%) Data Architecture
3 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
3 7 (26.92%) Data Security
3 7 (26.92%) High Availability
3 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Time Management
3 7 (26.92%) Trend Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Critical Success Factor
4 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.69%) Facilities Management
6 2 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) PHP
2 2 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) R
2 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) VCAP
2 1 (3.85%) VCDX
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Postfix
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Icinga
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Sage
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
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