The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 76 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 93 90 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.24% 2.87% 2.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.29% 21.69% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 80
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,200
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £19,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £34,090 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+0.46% +0.26%
SLA
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
288 415 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.05% 13.22% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 161 285 202
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,889 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SLA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SLA Salary Trend in Scotland

SLA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Scotland

SLA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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
Glasgow +10 36 £33,500 -4.28% 6
Edinburgh -2 36 £35,000 -19.54% 4
North Lanarkshire - 6 £25,000 -
Aberdeen - 3 £52,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 3 £30,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £20,000 -
Highlands - 2 £29,500 -
Dundee +9 1 £35,000 +70.73%
Fife -1 1 £27,500 -1.78%
Renfrewshire -4 1 £14,500 -14.70%
Falkirk - 1 - -
SLA
UK

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SLA.

1 99 (45.41%) Windows
2 70 (32.11%) SQL Server
3 69 (31.65%) Active Directory
4 61 (27.98%) Windows Server
5 60 (27.52%) Microsoft
6 57 (26.15%) Office 365
6 57 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
7 54 (24.77%) ITIL
8 51 (23.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 50 (22.94%) SharePoint
10 47 (21.56%) Mentoring
10 47 (21.56%) Matrix Organization
10 47 (21.56%) Matrix Management
11 45 (20.64%) SQL
12 42 (19.27%) DNS
13 41 (18.81%) XML
13 41 (18.81%) Finance
13 41 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (17.89%) CSS
14 39 (17.89%) .NET
14 39 (17.89%) C#
14 39 (17.89%) HTML
14 39 (17.89%) JavaScript
15 38 (17.43%) MS Exchange
16 36 (16.51%) ASP.NET
16 36 (16.51%) Firewall
16 36 (16.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 36 (16.51%) AngularJS
17 35 (16.06%) VMware
18 33 (15.14%) XSLT

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 50 (22.94%) SharePoint
2 38 (17.43%) MS Exchange
3 36 (16.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.29%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.83%) CMS
7 4 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.46%) IIS
8 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 29 (13.30%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.05%) MS Office
3 6 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.38%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Maximo
1 5 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.46%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 57 (26.15%) Office 365
2 29 (13.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (19.27%) DNS
2 36 (16.51%) Firewall
3 32 (14.68%) DHCP
4 26 (11.93%) WAN
5 25 (11.47%) LAN
6 16 (7.34%) SAN
7 8 (3.67%) VoIP
8 6 (2.75%) TCP/IP
9 5 (2.29%) ATM
9 5 (2.29%) BGP
9 5 (2.29%) Ethernet
9 5 (2.29%) OSPF
9 5 (2.29%) VPN
10 4 (1.83%) CTI
10 4 (1.83%) SMS
11 3 (1.38%) ADSL
11 3 (1.38%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.38%) Network Security
11 3 (1.38%) Wireless
11 3 (1.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (32.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.59%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (1.83%) MS Access
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.46%) DB2
5 1 (0.46%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.83%) NUnit
2 3 (1.38%) Subversion
2 3 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.92%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.92%) JIRA
3 2 (0.92%) MSI
4 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.46%) PowerBuilder
General
1 41 (18.81%) Finance
2 9 (4.13%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.21%) Back Office
4 6 (2.75%) Retail
5 4 (1.83%) Banking
6 2 (0.92%) Legal
6 2 (0.92%) Local Government
7 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Military
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (17.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (16.97%) Developer
3 33 (15.14%) SharePoint Developer
4 30 (13.76%) Analyst
5 24 (11.01%) IT Engineer
6 21 (9.63%) Support Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) Administrator
7 15 (6.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (5.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (5.96%) Senior IT Engineer
9 12 (5.50%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.05%) Service Manager
11 10 (4.59%) Applications Support
11 10 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.13%) 1st Line Engineer
12 9 (4.13%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (4.13%) Delivery Manager
12 9 (4.13%) IT Manager
12 9 (4.13%) Service Analyst
13 8 (3.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (18.81%) XML
2 39 (17.89%) .NET
2 39 (17.89%) CSS
2 39 (17.89%) HTML
3 36 (16.51%) AngularJS
3 36 (16.51%) ASP.NET
4 33 (15.14%) HTML5
4 33 (15.14%) jQuery
4 33 (15.14%) XSLT
5 4 (1.83%) CGI
5 4 (1.83%) Flash
5 4 (1.83%) VXML
6 3 (1.38%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.38%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.38%) NHibernate
6 3 (1.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.92%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.46%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 57 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.50%) Driving Licence
4 7 (3.21%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.75%) AS400
6 5 (2.29%) Contactless
6 5 (2.29%) EMV
6 5 (2.29%) Smartcard
6 5 (2.29%) Statistics
7 4 (1.83%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (1.83%) IVR
8 3 (1.38%) Clustering
8 3 (1.38%) iPhone
8 3 (1.38%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.92%) CCTV
9 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.92%) PMI
9 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.46%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 99 (45.41%) Windows
2 61 (27.98%) Windows Server
3 51 (23.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (9.17%) Windows 7
6 19 (8.72%) Unix
7 15 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.05%) Linux
9 10 (4.59%) Windows 8
10 8 (3.67%) Mac OS X
11 7 (3.21%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.38%) Solaris
14 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.92%) CentOS
14 2 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.92%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.77%) ITIL
2 47 (21.56%) Matrix Management
2 47 (21.56%) Matrix Organization
2 47 (21.56%) Mentoring
3 41 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (15.14%) Presales
5 31 (14.22%) Web Development
6 27 (12.39%) Service Management
7 22 (10.09%) Business Continuity
7 22 (10.09%) Service Delivery
8 19 (8.72%) Project Management
9 18 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (7.80%) CRM
11 15 (6.88%) ITSM
12 14 (6.42%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (5.50%) Change Management
13 12 (5.50%) ERP
14 10 (4.59%) Change Control
14 10 (4.59%) ITIL V3
14 10 (4.59%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.64%) SQL
2 39 (17.89%) C#
2 39 (17.89%) JavaScript
3 10 (4.59%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.83%) C++
5 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.83%) VB
5 4 (1.83%) VBScript
6 3 (1.38%) Embedded C++
6 3 (1.38%) Java
6 3 (1.38%) VBA
7 1 (0.46%) C
7 1 (0.46%) Perl
7 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (8.72%) Degree
2 9 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.75%) HND
4 6 (2.75%) ISEB
5 5 (2.29%) CCNP
5 5 (2.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.83%) CCNA
7 3 (1.38%) CISM
7 3 (1.38%) CISSP
7 3 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.38%) MCSE
8 2 (0.92%) CCDA
8 2 (0.92%) CCDP
8 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.92%) MCITP
8 2 (0.92%) MCP
8 2 (0.92%) MCSA
8 2 (0.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.67%) QA
3 5 (2.29%) ISO 8583
3 5 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 69 (31.65%) Active Directory
2 30 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (11.93%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.92%) Firmware
5 2 (0.92%) KVM
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (8.26%) SCCM
2 14 (6.42%) SCOM
3 2 (0.92%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 35 (16.06%) VMware
3 24 (11.01%) Oracle
4 20 (9.17%) Dell
5 19 (8.72%) HP
6 17 (7.80%) Kaspersky
6 17 (7.80%) Siemens
6 17 (7.80%) WatchGuard
7 15 (6.88%) Cisco
7 15 (6.88%) IBM
8 12 (5.50%) Apple
9 5 (2.29%) Fujitsu
9 5 (2.29%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.29%) Remedy
9 5 (2.29%) Syclo
9 5 (2.29%) webMethods
10 4 (1.83%) Cadence
10 4 (1.83%) Fortinet
10 4 (1.83%) Genesys
10 4 (1.83%) Northgate
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