The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Rickmansworth region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 17 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 4 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 5.63% 5.81% 13.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.44% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 12.68% 5.81% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 8
Average salary £83,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Hertfordshire

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

SLA
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

SLA Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

SLA
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 3 (50.00%) Product Management
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
3 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix
3 1 (16.67%) AWK
3 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) StorageTek
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Celerra
3 1 (16.67%) Erlang
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Perl

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Storage Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
1 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix
1 1 (16.67%) Celerra
1 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 3 (50.00%) Product Management
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) AWK
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) Erlang
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (16.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) NetApp
1 1 (16.67%) StorageTek
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas
1 1 (16.67%) Sun
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) Brocade