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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 96 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 21 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.48% 0.85% 1.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.11% 14.44% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 28
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -36.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £62,500 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
95 90 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.71% 5.86% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71 75 170
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Abingdon -7 7 - - 2
Oxford -2 6 £52,500 -
Witney - 6 £29,000 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (30.14%) ITIL
2 21 (28.77%) SharePoint
2 21 (28.77%) Service Delivery
3 20 (27.40%) Video Conferencing
3 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
4 19 (26.03%) Service Management
5 18 (24.66%) Internet
5 18 (24.66%) CCNA
5 18 (24.66%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (24.66%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (24.66%) Juniper
5 18 (24.66%) Broadband
5 18 (24.66%) WAN
5 18 (24.66%) Kalman Filter
6 16 (21.92%) Line Management
6 16 (21.92%) Numerical Analysis
7 13 (17.81%) VMware
7 13 (17.81%) Windows
8 12 (16.44%) Active Directory
8 12 (16.44%) Finance
9 10 (13.70%) SAN
9 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
10 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (10.96%) CRM
11 8 (10.96%) DHCP
11 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
11 8 (10.96%) DNS
11 8 (10.96%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
12 7 (9.59%) Citrix

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (28.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.74%) Lync
3 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.74%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) JBoss
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.66%) Internet
1 18 (24.66%) Broadband
1 18 (24.66%) WAN
2 10 (13.70%) SAN
3 8 (10.96%) DHCP
3 8 (10.96%) DNS
4 6 (8.22%) VLAN
4 6 (8.22%) VPN
5 3 (4.11%) ADSL
5 3 (4.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) MS Access
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) French Language
3 1 (1.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Analyst
2 15 (20.55%) Service Analyst
2 15 (20.55%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (17.81%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) Service Manager
4 12 (16.44%) Support Manager
5 11 (15.07%) Technical Manager
5 11 (15.07%) Technical Support Manager
5 11 (15.07%) Technical Support
6 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Manager
7 6 (8.22%) Systems Support Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) IT Services Manager
7 6 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Systems Support
8 5 (6.85%) Client Services Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.48%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Web Services
1 3 (4.11%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) SOAP
2 1 (1.37%) J2EE
2 1 (1.37%) XML
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
2 1 (1.37%) JSON
2 1 (1.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.11%) Mobile Games
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Linux
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) ITIL
2 21 (28.77%) Service Delivery
3 19 (26.03%) Service Management
4 18 (24.66%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (21.92%) Line Management
5 16 (21.92%) Numerical Analysis
6 8 (10.96%) CRM
6 8 (10.96%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (6.85%) QMS
7 5 (6.85%) Quality Management
7 5 (6.85%) Change Control
8 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.11%) Content Management
8 3 (4.11%) People Management
9 2 (2.74%) DevOps
9 2 (2.74%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.74%) Document Management
9 2 (2.74%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.74%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.48%) Java
2 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.37%) PHP
2 1 (1.37%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) CCNA
1 18 (24.66%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (24.66%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) MCP
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.66%) Juniper
3 13 (17.81%) VMware
4 7 (9.59%) Citrix
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco
6 2 (2.74%) Open Text
6 2 (2.74%) Sage
6 2 (2.74%) NetApp
6 2 (2.74%) Primavera
6 2 (2.74%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.37%) Cognos
7 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.37%) Apple
7 1 (1.37%) JDA
7 1 (1.37%) Adobe
7 1 (1.37%) hybris
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19500 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 16 days ago