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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 88 89 107
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing SLA 42 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.54% 1.81% 1.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.93% 27.36% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 24
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +86.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,750 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
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
162 106 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.79% 6.62% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 90 82 134
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £28,350 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +9 23 £45,000 -30.76%
Abingdon -21 13 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Banbury -5 4 - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 38 (52.05%) Windows
1 38 (52.05%) Microsoft
2 31 (42.47%) SQL Server
3 30 (41.10%) MS Excel
4 26 (35.62%) Service Delivery
4 26 (35.62%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (32.88%) SaaS
5 24 (32.88%) DevOps
5 24 (32.88%) ITIL
5 24 (32.88%) .NET
6 23 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (31.51%) PowerShell
6 23 (31.51%) TeamCity
6 23 (31.51%) Git (software)
7 17 (23.29%) Icinga
8 15 (20.55%) Mentoring
8 15 (20.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (20.55%) Finance
9 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (17.81%) Service Management
11 11 (15.07%) SQL
11 11 (15.07%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (13.70%) Problem Management
12 10 (13.70%) Resource Management
12 10 (13.70%) Line Management
13 9 (12.33%) People Management
13 9 (12.33%) Coaching
13 9 (12.33%) Virtual Team
13 9 (12.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (5.48%) CMS
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) nginx
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) Drupal
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 30 (41.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 24 (32.88%) SaaS
2 6 (8.22%) Office 365
3 2 (2.74%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.48%) DNS
2 4 (5.48%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.74%) DHCP
3 2 (2.74%) Internet
4 1 (1.37%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.37%) MPLS
4 1 (1.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (42.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (31.51%) Git (software)
1 23 (31.51%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.85%) Subversion
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Publishing
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Azure Engineer
2 19 (26.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) Azure DevOps
4 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Engineer
5 12 (16.44%) Service Manager
6 10 (13.70%) Applications Support
6 10 (13.70%) Service Desk Manager
7 8 (10.96%) Analyst
8 7 (9.59%) DBA
8 7 (9.59%) IT Manager
8 7 (9.59%) Support Analyst
9 6 (8.22%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Azure Software Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Help Desk Manager
9 6 (8.22%) IT Services Manager
9 6 (8.22%) PowerShell Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) SQL DBA
10 5 (6.85%) Support Manager
11 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.88%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) Middleware
3 5 (6.85%) Web Services
4 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.11%) J2EE
4 3 (4.11%) LAMP
5 2 (2.74%) JMX
5 2 (2.74%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.37%) CSS
6 1 (1.37%) HTML
6 1 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.33%) Replication
3 9 (12.33%) Virtual Team
4 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
5 7 (9.59%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.74%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.74%) Social Media
8 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (52.05%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.11%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Service Delivery
2 24 (32.88%) DevOps
2 24 (32.88%) ITIL
3 23 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (20.55%) Mentoring
4 15 (20.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (17.81%) Service Management
6 10 (13.70%) Line Management
6 10 (13.70%) Problem Management
6 10 (13.70%) Resource Management
7 9 (12.33%) Coaching
7 9 (12.33%) Information Security
7 9 (12.33%) People Management
8 8 (10.96%) Time Management
8 8 (10.96%) Trend Analysis
9 7 (9.59%) Data Architecture
9 7 (9.59%) Data Protection
9 7 (9.59%) Data Security
9 7 (9.59%) Virtual Team Management
10 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.51%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.07%) SQL
3 7 (9.59%) C
4 5 (6.85%) Java
5 3 (4.11%) PHP
6 2 (2.74%) Perl
6 2 (2.74%) Python
6 2 (2.74%) R
6 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (9.59%) Degree
3 6 (8.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) Postfix
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (23.29%) Icinga
2 3 (4.11%) SCCM
2 3 (4.11%) SCOM
3 2 (2.74%) Ansible
3 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (52.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) VMware
3 4 (5.48%) Cisco
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
3 4 (5.48%) ServiceNow
4 3 (4.11%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.74%) Facebook
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) Sage
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