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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 63 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.70% 0.13% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.22% 1.22% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 4
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -26.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £28,500 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £28,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +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
54 82 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.66% 10.53% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 29
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 £28,900 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 29 September 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (37.14%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) Time Management
4 8 (22.86%) Retail
4 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco
5 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (17.14%) DevOps
6 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
7 5 (14.29%) .NET
7 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 5 (14.29%) Degree
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.29%) Icinga
7 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
7 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (14.29%) SaaS
8 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
8 4 (11.43%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) ServiceNow
8 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
8 4 (11.43%) Subversion
8 4 (11.43%) CMS
8 4 (11.43%) Service Management
8 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery

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 (11.43%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Drupal
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 3 (8.57%) DHCP
2 3 (8.57%) MPLS
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) VPN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) ADSL
3 2 (5.71%) CTI
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) FTP
3 2 (5.71%) GPRS
3 2 (5.71%) GSM
3 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.71%) ISDN
3 2 (5.71%) MRTG
3 2 (5.71%) Nortel Optivity
3 2 (5.71%) PBX
3 2 (5.71%) Symposium
3 2 (5.71%) VLAN
3 2 (5.71%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 4 (11.43%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Publishing
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Applications Support
2 9 (25.71%) Support Manager
3 8 (22.86%) Applications Manager
3 8 (22.86%) Applications Support Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
4 5 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) DBA
6 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) J2EE
3 3 (8.57%) Middleware
4 2 (5.71%) LAMP
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) JMX
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.57%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (8.57%) Replication
5 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.86%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Time Management
3 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.14%) DevOps
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.43%) Service Management
6 4 (11.43%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Content Management
7 3 (8.57%) Data Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.57%) Data Security
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.71%) Information Security
8 2 (5.71%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) R
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (2.86%) VCAP
2 1 (2.86%) VCDX
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) KVM
2 1 (2.86%) Postfix
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Icinga
2 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco
3 4 (11.43%) ServiceNow
4 3 (8.57%) Cognizant
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.71%) Nortel
5 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) Sage