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 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 86 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing SLA 25 9 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.79% 0.59% 1.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.38% 10.34% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 27
Average salary £35,750 £27,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -36.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
129 87 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.23% 5.68% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 99 72 175
Average salary £42,000 £34,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 13 £40,500 - 3
Abingdon -7 6 - - 2
Witney - 5 £29,000 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 23 (33.82%) Video Conferencing
3 22 (32.35%) CCNA
3 22 (32.35%) SharePoint
3 22 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (32.35%) Internet
4 21 (30.88%) Juniper
4 21 (30.88%) WAN
4 21 (30.88%) Kalman Filter
5 20 (29.41%) Broadband
6 19 (27.94%) VMware
7 18 (26.47%) Windows
8 17 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 16 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
11 13 (19.12%) ITIL
12 12 (17.65%) Service Management
12 12 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (16.18%) Citrix
14 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (13.24%) Numerical Analysis
14 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
14 9 (13.24%) Linux
14 9 (13.24%) SAN
14 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
14 9 (13.24%) Line Management
15 8 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
15 8 (11.76%) DHCP
15 8 (11.76%) DNS
15 8 (11.76%) Hyper-V

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (32.35%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.94%) Lync
4 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.47%) SAS
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.35%) Internet
2 21 (30.88%) WAN
3 20 (29.41%) Broadband
4 9 (13.24%) SAN
5 8 (11.76%) DNS
5 8 (11.76%) DHCP
6 6 (8.82%) VPN
6 6 (8.82%) VLAN
7 2 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.94%) ADSL
7 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.94%) LAN
8 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.47%) Base SAS
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) French Language
3 1 (1.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Analyst
2 15 (22.06%) Service Analyst
2 15 (22.06%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (19.12%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Service Desk Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Support Manager
7 6 (8.82%) Technical Support Manager
7 6 (8.82%) Technical Manager
7 6 (8.82%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Systems Support
7 6 (8.82%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Service Manager
8 5 (7.35%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
10 3 (4.41%) IT Services Manager
10 3 (4.41%) Help Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) Web Services
1 4 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) JSON
2 1 (1.47%) REST
2 1 (1.47%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) J2EE
2 1 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.41%) Mobile Games
3 2 (2.94%) Social Network
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.47%) Open Source
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Windows
2 9 (13.24%) Linux
2 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) CentOS
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (19.12%) ITIL
3 12 (17.65%) Service Management
4 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
4 9 (13.24%) Line Management
4 9 (13.24%) Numerical Analysis
5 8 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (7.35%) QMS
6 5 (7.35%) Change Control
6 5 (7.35%) Quality Management
7 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.41%) DevOps
7 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.41%) People Management
7 3 (4.41%) Time Management
8 2 (2.94%) Analytics
8 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) Java
2 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) CCNA
1 22 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.82%) MCP
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.82%) Firmware
5 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.88%) Juniper
3 19 (27.94%) VMware
4 11 (16.18%) Citrix
5 6 (8.82%) Cisco
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle
7 2 (2.94%) NetApp
8 1 (1.47%) Apple
8 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.47%) JDA
8 1 (1.47%) Adobe
8 1 (1.47%) hybris
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Wavex
Salary: bonus and benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 16 days ago