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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 92 109 77
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Permanent jobs citing SLA 15 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.11% 1.34% 2.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.10% 12.50% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 24
Median salary £28,000 £41,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.12% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +10.60%
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
124 208 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.19% 10.74% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 83 151 74
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,600 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +25 4 £31,500 -21.25%
Thame +6 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Abingdon +4 1 £31,500 -28.40% 1
Banbury - 1 £22,500 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (28.85%) VMware
3 15 (28.85%) Degree
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (25.00%) Firewall
5 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (25.00%) Cisco
6 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 12 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 12 (23.08%) Time Management
6 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
7 11 (21.15%) ITIL
7 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
8 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
9 9 (17.31%) Finance
9 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
9 9 (17.31%) DNS
9 9 (17.31%) DHCP
10 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 8 (15.38%) VPN
11 7 (13.46%) Service Management
11 7 (13.46%) CheckPoint
11 7 (13.46%) PMP
11 7 (13.46%) MS Office
11 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2

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 (9.62%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.69%) CMS
2 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.92%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.46%) MS Office
2 7 (13.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) IaaS
1 5 (9.62%) Office 365
1 5 (9.62%) PaaS
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) Firewall
2 9 (17.31%) DHCP
2 9 (17.31%) DNS
3 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.38%) VPN
4 6 (11.54%) Network Security
5 5 (9.62%) Skype
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (7.69%) iSCSI
6 4 (7.69%) SAN
6 4 (7.69%) WAN
7 3 (5.77%) FTP
7 3 (5.77%) MPLS
8 2 (3.85%) ADSL
8 2 (3.85%) CTI
8 2 (3.85%) GPRS
8 2 (3.85%) GSM
8 2 (3.85%) ISDN
8 2 (3.85%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (5.77%) Subversion
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Billing
2 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Publishing
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Support Engineer
1 10 (19.23%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Applications Support
2 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Compliance Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Compliance Project Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
5 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 5 (9.62%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Server Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Server Support
6 5 (9.62%) Server Support Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Support Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) J2EE
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) CSS
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) jQuery
2 1 (1.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (9.62%) PKI
2 5 (9.62%) Private Cloud
3 4 (7.69%) Clustering
3 4 (7.69%) iPad
3 4 (7.69%) iPhone
4 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
4 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
5 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (11.54%) Linux
6 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
7 5 (9.62%) Windows 10
8 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Unix
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Service Delivery
1 12 (23.08%) Time Management
2 11 (21.15%) ITIL
3 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
3 7 (13.46%) Service Management
3 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (11.54%) Project Management
5 5 (9.62%) Change Control
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
6 4 (7.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 4 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (5.77%) Content Management
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.85%) Line Management
8 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.85%) Open Source
8 2 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.92%) PHP
3 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Degree
2 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) PMP
4 5 (9.62%) A+ Certification
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.62%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.69%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCNA
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.92%) VCAP
6 1 (1.92%) VCDX
6 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) vSphere
4 4 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 4 (7.69%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.92%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Ansible
1 5 (9.62%) Icinga
1 5 (9.62%) Nagios
1 5 (9.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 4 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) VMware
2 13 (25.00%) Cisco
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) CheckPoint
4 6 (11.54%) Juniper
4 6 (11.54%) Sophos
5 5 (9.62%) F5
5 5 (9.62%) Fortinet
5 5 (9.62%) HP
5 5 (9.62%) WatchGuard
6 4 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 4 (7.69%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) Intel Security
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle
8 2 (3.85%) Cognizant
8 2 (3.85%) Nortel
8 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.92%) Avaya
9 1 (1.92%) IBM
9 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
MMR Research Worldwide
Salary: From £21,000 to £24,000 per annum dependent on skillset
Posted: 9 days ago