The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 90 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 26 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.74% 2.58% 1.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.40% 38.61% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 33
Average salary £30,750 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,050 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £42,100 £44,145
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.09%
SLA
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
134 101 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.95% 6.68% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 102 92 118
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

SLA
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -2 7 £42,500 -2.29% 2
Abingdon -7 3 £44,000 +22.22% 1
Burford - 3 - -
Eynsham - 2 £29,000 -
Banbury -11 1 - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 16 (30.19%) ITIL
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
1 16 (30.19%) Mentoring
2 15 (28.30%) Linux
3 14 (26.42%) Service Delivery
4 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (22.64%) Line Management
5 11 (20.75%) Time Management
6 10 (18.87%) CCNA
7 9 (16.98%) Middleware
7 9 (16.98%) Cisco
7 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (15.09%) People Management
8 8 (15.09%) DevOps
8 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
8 8 (15.09%) Web Services
8 8 (15.09%) Internet
9 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
9 7 (13.21%) WAN
9 7 (13.21%) Critical Success Factor
9 7 (13.21%) Open Source
9 7 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (13.21%) Network Management
9 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (11.32%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (11.32%) Juniper
11 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
11 5 (9.43%) Broadband
11 5 (9.43%) SQL

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.89%) Retail-J
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Internet
2 7 (13.21%) WAN
3 5 (9.43%) Broadband
4 4 (7.55%) Unified Communications
5 3 (5.66%) SAN
5 3 (5.66%) MPLS
5 3 (5.66%) BGP
5 3 (5.66%) VLAN
6 2 (3.77%) Network Security
6 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) DNS
6 2 (3.77%) DHCP
6 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.89%) Intranet
7 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.89%) Firewall
7 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (7.55%) French Language
1 4 (7.55%) German Language
1 4 (7.55%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Italian Language
2 3 (5.66%) Russian Language
2 3 (5.66%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Service Manager
3 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (13.21%) Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Senior Architect
4 6 (11.32%) IT Support
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 4 (7.55%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) Middleware
2 8 (15.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) EDI
3 1 (1.89%) J2EE
3 1 (1.89%) SOAP
3 1 (1.89%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.89%) JSON
3 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) NHS
5 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.89%) EPoS
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Life Science
5 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.89%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
1 16 (30.19%) Mentoring
2 14 (26.42%) Service Delivery
3 12 (22.64%) Line Management
4 11 (20.75%) Time Management
5 8 (15.09%) DevOps
5 8 (15.09%) People Management
6 7 (13.21%) Critical Success Factor
6 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (13.21%) Open Source
6 7 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (13.21%) Network Management
7 6 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.55%) Information Security
9 4 (7.55%) Service Management
10 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.77%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (3.77%) Change Management
10 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (18.87%) CCNA
3 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) CCNP
5 2 (3.77%) CCIE
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.77%) Icinga
2 2 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.77%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Cisco
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.32%) Juniper
4 5 (9.43%) VMware
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle
5 4 (7.55%) IPFX
6 2 (3.77%) Brocade
6 2 (3.77%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) Adobe
7 1 (1.89%) Apple
7 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.89%) hybris
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