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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 80 99 81
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing SLA 30 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.90% 1.52% 2.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.41% 20.00% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 43
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £18,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.10%
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
102 130 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.45% 7.62% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 79 121 167
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £19,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -1 11 £65,000 +261.11%
Abingdon +20 8 £39,000 +20.00% 1
Eynsham - 2 £29,000 -
Banbury - 1 £40,000 -
Bicester - 1 £60,000 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 20 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 19 (32.76%) Linux
3 18 (31.03%) CCNA
3 18 (31.03%) Mentoring
4 15 (25.86%) Internet
5 14 (24.14%) Time Management
6 13 (22.41%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (22.41%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (22.41%) Juniper
6 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
6 13 (22.41%) WAN
7 11 (18.97%) Cisco
7 11 (18.97%) Line Management
8 10 (17.24%) Critical Success Factor
8 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 10 (17.24%) Broadband
8 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (15.52%) VMware
9 9 (15.52%) Middleware
9 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
9 9 (15.52%) Web Services
9 9 (15.52%) ITIL
9 9 (15.52%) DevOps
9 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (13.79%) Open Source
10 8 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.72%) Retail-J
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) Internet
2 13 (22.41%) WAN
3 10 (17.24%) Broadband
4 4 (6.90%) Unified Communications
4 4 (6.90%) VLAN
5 3 (5.17%) DHCP
5 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.17%) VPN
5 3 (5.17%) DNS
6 2 (3.45%) SAN
6 2 (3.45%) MPLS
6 2 (3.45%) BGP
6 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.45%) Network Security
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.72%) Firewall
7 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.72%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (5.17%) Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
3 1 (1.72%) French Language
3 1 (1.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Service Desk Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Senior Architect
3 10 (17.24%) Architect
4 7 (12.07%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.62%) IT Support
6 4 (6.90%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 4 (6.90%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 4 (6.90%) Support Team Leader
6 4 (6.90%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.17%) Communications Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Network Support
8 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Web Services
1 9 (15.52%) Middleware
2 1 (1.72%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.72%) JSON
2 1 (1.72%) REST
2 1 (1.72%) XML
2 1 (1.72%) EDI
2 1 (1.72%) J2EE
2 1 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Life Science
4 1 (1.72%) Social Network
4 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.72%) EPoS
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
1 19 (32.76%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) CentOS
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Mentoring
2 14 (24.14%) Time Management
3 13 (22.41%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (18.97%) Line Management
5 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (17.24%) Critical Success Factor
6 9 (15.52%) DevOps
6 9 (15.52%) ITIL
7 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 8 (13.79%) Open Source
7 8 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (12.07%) Network Management
8 7 (12.07%) People Management
9 5 (8.62%) Service Management
9 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
10 3 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (3.45%) Analytics
11 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
1 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (31.03%) CCNA
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.62%) MCP
5 4 (6.90%) CCNP
5 4 (6.90%) Degree
6 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.45%) CCIE
7 1 (1.72%) MCSE
7 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
1 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.62%) Firmware
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (5.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Juniper
2 11 (18.97%) Cisco
3 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.52%) VMware
5 5 (8.62%) Citrix
6 4 (6.90%) IPFX
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle
8 2 (3.45%) Brocade
8 2 (3.45%) Apple
9 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.72%) Adobe
9 1 (1.72%) HP
9 1 (1.72%) hybris
Oxfordshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + car allow, pension, holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Incite Insight
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago