The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 15 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 6.67% 19.15% 16.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.00% 45.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Average salary £50,875 £67,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.48% +79.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +0.71%
SLA
London

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 Sidcup region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 22.22% 42.55% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 2
Average salary £42,000 £67,313 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.60% +79.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

SLA
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

SLA Salary Trend in Sidcup

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (80.00%) DFS Replication
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Websense

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
1 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Sales Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) DFS Replication
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Websense
2 1 (20.00%) Radware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft