The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 53 72 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -28
Permanent jobs citing SLA 48 72 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.94% 3.50% 5.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.29% 29.39% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 56 59
Median salary £37,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
136 245 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.18% 11.91% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 92 218 171
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SLA
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Reading region.

SLA Salary Trend in Reading

SLA
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SLA Salary Histogram in Reading

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for SLA.

1 45 (36.59%) ITIL
2 41 (33.33%) Windows
3 37 (30.08%) Firewall
4 35 (28.46%) Cisco
5 32 (26.02%) Microsoft
5 32 (26.02%) CheckPoint
6 31 (25.20%) Palo Alto
7 29 (23.58%) Juniper
7 29 (23.58%) MS Excel
7 29 (23.58%) Degree
8 28 (22.76%) F5
8 28 (22.76%) Active Directory
9 26 (21.14%) MS Office
10 25 (20.33%) VMware
10 25 (20.33%) Risk Management
10 25 (20.33%) HP
10 25 (20.33%) Fortinet
11 24 (19.51%) Blue Coat
12 22 (17.89%) VPN
12 22 (17.89%) Telecoms
13 21 (17.07%) Sourcefire
13 21 (17.07%) Data Protection
14 20 (16.26%) MS Visio
14 20 (16.26%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (16.26%) Internet
15 19 (15.45%) Linux
15 19 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (14.63%) Hyper-V
16 18 (14.63%) Network Security
17 17 (13.82%) Security Operations

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 13 (10.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.25%) IIS
2 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (23.58%) MS Excel
2 26 (21.14%) MS Office
3 20 (16.26%) MS Visio
4 17 (13.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.63%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle CX
2 4 (3.25%) Responsys
2 4 (3.25%) Taleo
3 1 (0.81%) IaaS
3 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (30.08%) Firewall
2 22 (17.89%) VPN
3 20 (16.26%) Internet
4 18 (14.63%) Network Security
5 17 (13.82%) TCP/IP
6 12 (9.76%) SAN
7 11 (8.94%) VLAN
8 10 (8.13%) LAN
8 10 (8.13%) WAN
9 8 (6.50%) DNS
9 8 (6.50%) NAS
10 5 (4.07%) Wireless
11 4 (3.25%) FTP
11 4 (3.25%) LDAP
11 4 (3.25%) SMTP
12 3 (2.44%) BGP
12 3 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (2.44%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.63%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.81%) MS Access
General
1 22 (17.89%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.94%) Finance
3 10 (8.13%) Billing
4 8 (6.50%) German Language
5 6 (4.88%) Marketing
6 4 (3.25%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) French Language
Job Titles
1 26 (21.14%) Security Engineer
2 19 (15.45%) Senior Security Engineer
3 18 (14.63%) Juniper Engineer
4 17 (13.82%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Analyst
6 10 (8.13%) Incident Manager
7 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Support
7 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Consultant
8 7 (5.69%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Service Manager
8 7 (5.69%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.69%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) ITIL Manager
10 5 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) IT Recruitment Consultant
10 5 (4.07%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 5 (4.07%) Site Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.07%) Clustering
5 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.44%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (2.44%) NHS
7 2 (1.63%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.33%) Windows
2 19 (15.45%) Linux
3 17 (13.82%) Windows 7
4 16 (13.01%) Windows Server
5 14 (11.38%) Unix
6 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.25%) Solaris
8 4 (3.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.25%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.63%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.59%) ITIL
2 25 (20.33%) Risk Management
3 21 (17.07%) Data Protection
4 17 (13.82%) Content Management
4 17 (13.82%) Incident Management
4 17 (13.82%) Information Security
4 17 (13.82%) Kalman Filter
4 17 (13.82%) Security Management
4 17 (13.82%) Security Operations
5 16 (13.01%) Service Delivery
6 15 (12.20%) Service Management
7 11 (8.94%) CRM
8 10 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (8.13%) Presales
9 9 (7.32%) Trend Analysis
10 7 (5.69%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.88%) ITIL V3
11 6 (4.88%) Programme Management
12 5 (4.07%) Line Management
12 5 (4.07%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.50%) SQL
2 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.81%) ABAP
3 1 (0.81%) PHP
3 1 (0.81%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 29 (23.58%) Degree
2 20 (16.26%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (13.82%) CCIE
3 17 (13.82%) CCSE
3 17 (13.82%) CCSP
3 17 (13.82%) JNCIS
4 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.25%) CISA
6 4 (3.25%) CISM
6 4 (3.25%) CISSP
6 4 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.44%) CCNA
7 3 (2.44%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.63%) PMP
9 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (22.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 17 (13.82%) ProxySG
5 4 (3.25%) vCloud
5 4 (3.25%) vSphere
6 2 (1.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (2.44%) vMotion
1 3 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (28.46%) Cisco
2 32 (26.02%) CheckPoint
2 32 (26.02%) Microsoft
3 31 (25.20%) Palo Alto
4 29 (23.58%) Juniper
5 28 (22.76%) F5
6 25 (20.33%) Fortinet
6 25 (20.33%) HP
6 25 (20.33%) VMware
7 24 (19.51%) Blue Coat
8 21 (17.07%) Sourcefire
9 17 (13.82%) Imperva
9 17 (13.82%) Intel Security
9 17 (13.82%) Proofpoint
9 17 (13.82%) TippingPoint
10 11 (8.94%) Huawei
10 11 (8.94%) NetApp
11 10 (8.13%) Oracle
12 7 (5.69%) Ericsson
13 5 (4.07%) Nokia
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