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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 97 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.07% 1.57% 1.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.81% 15.29% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 17
Median salary £28,500 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,450 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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
159 157 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.19% 10.30% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 95 106 99
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +6 7 £28,500 -26.45% 3
Abingdon +4 2 £35,000 -27.83%
Banbury - 2 £32,500 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
5 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
5 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
6 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (35.29%) Office 365
7 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (32.35%) Cisco
7 11 (32.35%) VMware
8 10 (29.41%) DHCP
8 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 10 (29.41%) VPN
8 10 (29.41%) DNS
9 9 (26.47%) ITIL
9 9 (26.47%) Firewall
9 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
9 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (23.53%) Service Management
10 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (20.59%) A+ Certification
11 7 (20.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (20.59%) Sophos
11 7 (20.59%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (20.59%) Change Control
12 6 (17.65%) PowerShell

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 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Office 365
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.76%) IaaS
4 2 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) DHCP
1 10 (29.41%) DNS
1 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
1 10 (29.41%) VPN
2 9 (26.47%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) Skype
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (11.76%) iSCSI
4 4 (11.76%) SAN
5 3 (8.82%) Network Security
5 3 (8.82%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) Wireless
6 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.88%) MRTG
6 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.88%) Nortel Optivity
6 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
6 2 (5.88%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.88%) UniData
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (11.76%) Billing
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Support Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Support Technician
4 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 4 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Project Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.65%) Clustering
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (5.88%) PKI
3 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
7 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
8 5 (14.71%) Linux
9 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Service Management
3 7 (20.59%) Change Control
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) A+ Certification
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (20.59%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) CCNP
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
3 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.76%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (11.76%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.94%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (17.65%) SCOM
3 4 (11.76%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
4 3 (8.82%) SCCM
5 2 (5.88%) Ansible
5 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.88%) Icinga
5 2 (5.88%) Nagios
5 2 (5.88%) SCDPM
5 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Sophos
4 6 (17.65%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) 3PAR
5 4 (11.76%) Apple
5 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.76%) F5
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.88%) Juniper
6 2 (5.88%) Nortel
6 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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