The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 86 92 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 41 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.61% 1.82% 1.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.63% 26.42% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 21
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +110.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £26,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
160 106 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.20% 6.88% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 81 79 144
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,100 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

SLA
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +16 19 £45,000 -26.53% 2
Abingdon -22 19 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Banbury +2 2 - - 1
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 38 (58.46%) Microsoft
2 37 (56.92%) Windows
3 30 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
5 23 (35.38%) Service Delivery
6 22 (33.85%) .NET
6 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (33.85%) SaaS
6 22 (33.85%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (33.85%) DevOps
7 21 (32.31%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
7 21 (32.31%) TeamCity
7 21 (32.31%) Git (software)
8 20 (30.77%) ITIL
9 17 (26.15%) Mentoring
10 16 (24.62%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (23.08%) Icinga
12 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (20.00%) Finance
13 12 (18.46%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (16.92%) SQL
14 11 (16.92%) Service Management
14 11 (16.92%) Line Management
15 10 (15.38%) Problem Management
15 10 (15.38%) Resource Management
16 9 (13.85%) Information Security
16 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 9 (13.85%) Time Management
16 9 (13.85%) VMware

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (3.08%) Apache
1 2 (3.08%) nginx
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 30 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 22 (33.85%) SaaS
2 6 (9.23%) Office 365
3 3 (4.62%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.23%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (6.15%) DNS
4 2 (3.08%) DHCP
4 2 (3.08%) Internet
5 1 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (32.31%) Git (software)
1 21 (32.31%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Azure Engineer
2 17 (26.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Engineer
4 13 (20.00%) Service Manager
5 10 (15.38%) Service Desk Manager
6 7 (10.77%) DBA
6 7 (10.77%) IT Manager
6 7 (10.77%) IT Services Manager
7 6 (9.23%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Applications Support
7 6 (9.23%) Architect
7 6 (9.23%) Azure Software Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Help Desk Manager
7 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (9.23%) Senior Architect
7 6 (9.23%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) SQL DBA
8 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) .NET
2 7 (10.77%) Middleware
3 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.08%) JMX
4 2 (3.08%) LAMP
4 2 (3.08%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.77%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (10.77%) Replication
5 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
5 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.08%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.92%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.62%) Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Service Delivery
2 22 (33.85%) DevOps
3 21 (32.31%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (30.77%) ITIL
5 17 (26.15%) Mentoring
6 16 (24.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (16.92%) Line Management
7 11 (16.92%) Service Management
8 10 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 10 (15.38%) Resource Management
9 9 (13.85%) Coaching
9 9 (13.85%) Information Security
9 9 (13.85%) People Management
9 9 (13.85%) Time Management
10 8 (12.31%) Trend Analysis
11 7 (10.77%) Data Architecture
11 7 (10.77%) Data Protection
11 7 (10.77%) Data Security
12 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
2 11 (16.92%) SQL
3 8 (12.31%) C
4 2 (3.08%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) Perl
4 2 (3.08%) PHP
4 2 (3.08%) Python
4 2 (3.08%) R
4 2 (3.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (9.23%) DBS Check
3 4 (6.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.08%) Postfix
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Icinga
2 2 (3.08%) Ansible
2 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) SCCM
2 2 (3.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (58.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) VMware
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco
3 3 (4.62%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.08%) Facebook
4 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix
5 1 (1.54%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle
5 1 (1.54%) Sage
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