The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 65 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.77% 0.26% 1.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.41% 5.00% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 18
Average salary £40,500 - £43,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 - £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
58 40 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.88% 5.29% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 101
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £30,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (30.00%) MCP
5 6 (30.00%) Firmware
5 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (15.00%) Time Management
8 3 (15.00%) Mobile Games
8 3 (15.00%) Games
8 3 (15.00%) Middleware
8 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
8 3 (15.00%) Web Services
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.00%) DevOps
9 2 (10.00%) Analytics
9 2 (10.00%) CentOS
9 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.00%) Lync
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (5.00%) SAS
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Base SAS
General
1 3 (15.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) TIBCO Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile Games
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Social Network
2 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.00%) CentOS
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Time Management
2 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Release Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.00%) SEO
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) MCP
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) Firmware
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.00%) hybris
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