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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 83 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 40 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.59% 1.76% 2.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.99% 16.67% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 38
Median salary £50,000 £30,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.60% -14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £24,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £42,100
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
174 156 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.28% 10.57% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 114 111 100
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +2 17 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Banbury +8 5 £22,500 -
Thame - 5 £60,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 3 £55,000 -
Abingdon -12 2 £25,000 -43.18%
Kidlington - 2 £60,000 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (44.44%) Windows
2 30 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 29 (35.80%) Service Delivery
4 27 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 23 (28.40%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (25.93%) SaaS
6 21 (25.93%) Icinga
6 21 (25.93%) DevOps
6 21 (25.93%) .NET
7 20 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (24.69%) PowerShell
7 20 (24.69%) TeamCity
7 20 (24.69%) Git (software)
8 19 (23.46%) ITIL
9 15 (18.52%) Time Management
9 15 (18.52%) Finance
10 14 (17.28%) Degree
11 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
12 11 (13.58%) VMware
12 11 (13.58%) Service Management
13 10 (12.35%) Cisco
14 9 (11.11%) SQL
14 9 (11.11%) Replication
14 9 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 8 (9.88%) Spreadsheet
15 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis

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 4 (4.94%) CMS
2 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.47%) Apache
3 2 (2.47%) IIS
3 2 (2.47%) nginx
3 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 27 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.88%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (8.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (25.93%) SaaS
2 4 (4.94%) IaaS
2 4 (4.94%) PaaS
3 3 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) Firewall
2 5 (6.17%) DNS
3 4 (4.94%) Network Security
4 3 (3.70%) DHCP
4 3 (3.70%) WAN
5 2 (2.47%) FTP
5 2 (2.47%) Internet
5 2 (2.47%) MPLS
5 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.47%) VPN
6 1 (1.23%) CTI
6 1 (1.23%) HTTP
6 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.23%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.23%) MRTG
6 1 (1.23%) Nortel Optivity
6 1 (1.23%) Symposium
6 1 (1.23%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.23%) VLAN
6 1 (1.23%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (24.69%) Git (software)
1 20 (24.69%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.17%) Subversion
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Retail
3 4 (4.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.70%) Publishing
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.99%) Azure Engineer
2 16 (19.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) Applications Support
4 14 (17.28%) Azure DevOps
5 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Support Manager
7 8 (9.88%) Applications Manager
7 8 (9.88%) Applications Support Manager
8 7 (8.64%) Analyst
8 7 (8.64%) Compliance Manager
8 7 (8.64%) Compliance Project Manager
8 7 (8.64%) Project Manager
8 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
8 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) IT Manager
9 6 (7.41%) PowerShell Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.93%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) Middleware
2 5 (6.17%) Web Services
3 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.70%) J2EE
3 3 (3.70%) LAMP
4 2 (2.47%) JMX
4 2 (2.47%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.23%) CSS
5 1 (1.23%) HTML
5 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.11%) Replication
4 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.17%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (4.94%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (4.94%) PKI
6 4 (4.94%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.94%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.70%) iPad
7 3 (3.70%) iPhone
8 2 (2.47%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.41%) Linux
4 5 (6.17%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.23%) Unix
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) Service Delivery
2 21 (25.93%) DevOps
3 20 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (23.46%) ITIL
5 15 (18.52%) Time Management
6 11 (13.58%) Service Management
7 8 (9.88%) Change Management
7 8 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.41%) Line Management
9 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
10 5 (6.17%) Coaching
10 5 (6.17%) Data Architecture
10 5 (6.17%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.17%) ITIL V3
10 5 (6.17%) Problem Management
10 5 (6.17%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.69%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.11%) SQL
3 5 (6.17%) Java
4 4 (4.94%) C
5 3 (3.70%) PHP
6 2 (2.47%) Perl
6 2 (2.47%) Python
6 2 (2.47%) R
6 2 (2.47%) Ruby
7 1 (1.23%) C#
7 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Degree
2 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.64%) PMP
4 4 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.23%) VCAP
6 1 (1.23%) VCDX
6 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.94%) vSphere
3 3 (3.70%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.47%) Postfix
5 1 (1.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (25.93%) Icinga
2 6 (7.41%) Ansible
3 4 (4.94%) Nagios
3 4 (4.94%) SCCM
4 3 (3.70%) SCOM
5 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.47%) Puppet
6 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.58%) VMware
3 10 (12.35%) Cisco
4 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.17%) Juniper
5 4 (4.94%) Fortinet
5 4 (4.94%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.94%) WatchGuard
6 3 (3.70%) Cognizant
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle
7 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.23%) F5
8 1 (1.23%) HP
8 1 (1.23%) IBM
8 1 (1.23%) Nortel
8 1 (1.23%) Sage
8 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.23%) Sophos
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