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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 95 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.03% 0.93% 1.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.02% 9.47% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 13
Median salary £28,500 £33,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,200 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
162 169 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.86% 9.83% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 91 107 69
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +25 4 £25,750 -35.62%
Banbury - 2 £32,500 -
Thame - 2 £42,500 -
Abingdon +7 1 £31,500 +21.15% 1
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 18 (36.73%) VMware
3 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
4 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
5 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
5 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
6 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (28.57%) Cisco
7 13 (26.53%) Firewall
7 13 (26.53%) Windows 7
8 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (22.45%) DHCP
9 11 (22.45%) DNS
9 11 (22.45%) Office 365
10 10 (20.41%) Time Management
10 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
10 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
10 10 (20.41%) VPN
10 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.37%) Degree
12 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (16.33%) Service Management
12 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
12 8 (16.33%) Linux
12 8 (16.33%) Windows XP
12 8 (16.33%) Sophos
13 7 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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 (10.20%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.20%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Office
3 5 (10.20%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Office 365
2 6 (12.24%) IaaS
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.20%) PaaS
4 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) Firewall
2 11 (22.45%) DHCP
2 11 (22.45%) DNS
3 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
3 10 (20.41%) VPN
4 6 (12.24%) Network Security
5 5 (10.20%) Skype
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (8.16%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (8.16%) iSCSI
6 4 (8.16%) SAN
6 4 (8.16%) WAN
7 3 (6.12%) FTP
7 3 (6.12%) Wireless
8 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.08%) MRTG
8 2 (4.08%) Nortel Optivity
8 2 (4.08%) Symposium
8 2 (4.08%) VLAN
8 2 (4.08%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.08%) UniData
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Billing
2 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) 2nd Line Support
1 12 (24.49%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Support Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 7 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Support Technician
6 6 (12.24%) Applications Support
7 5 (10.20%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Compliance Manager
7 5 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
7 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Server Support
7 5 (10.20%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.20%) Client/Server
3 5 (10.20%) Clustering
3 5 (10.20%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (10.20%) PKI
3 5 (10.20%) Private Cloud
4 4 (8.16%) iPad
4 4 (8.16%) iPhone
5 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Biotechnology
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
4 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (26.53%) Windows 7
7 8 (16.33%) Linux
7 8 (16.33%) Windows XP
8 5 (10.20%) Windows 10
9 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
9 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.04%) Unix
10 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Time Management
2 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
2 8 (16.33%) Service Management
3 7 (14.29%) Change Control
3 7 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
5 5 (10.20%) Migration
5 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 4 (8.16%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (6.12%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.08%) Information Security
8 2 (4.08%) Line Management
8 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.08%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.37%) Degree
3 7 (14.29%) A+ Certification
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (10.20%) PMP
4 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.16%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) CCNP
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) VCAP
6 1 (2.04%) VCDX
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 21 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
3 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.20%) vSphere
5 4 (8.16%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (8.16%) ISA Server
5 4 (8.16%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.04%) KVM
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (10.20%) Ansible
2 5 (10.20%) Icinga
2 5 (10.20%) Nagios
2 5 (10.20%) SCOM
3 4 (8.16%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (8.16%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.16%) SCCM
4 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.04%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) VMware
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) Cisco
4 8 (16.33%) Sophos
5 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 6 (12.24%) Juniper
7 5 (10.20%) Citrix
7 5 (10.20%) F5
7 5 (10.20%) Fortinet
7 5 (10.20%) HP
7 5 (10.20%) WatchGuard
8 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
8 4 (8.16%) Apple
8 4 (8.16%) Intel Security
9 2 (4.08%) Nortel
9 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.04%) Avaya
10 1 (2.04%) IBM
10 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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