The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 33 20 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs citing SLA 29 47 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.86% 7.22% 3.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.62% 52.22% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 22
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £31,800 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
105 90 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.21% 13.82% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 83 62 59
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Berkshire

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SLA
Salary Trend in Slough

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

SLA Salary Trend in Slough

SLA
Salary Histogram in Slough

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

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 29 (43.28%) ITIL
2 22 (32.84%) SQL
3 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
4 20 (29.85%) Windows
5 19 (28.36%) Linux
6 17 (25.37%) VPN
7 14 (20.90%) DNS
8 13 (19.40%) SSL
8 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
8 13 (19.40%) FTP
9 12 (17.91%) SAP
9 12 (17.91%) Red Hat
9 12 (17.91%) VMware
9 12 (17.91%) Degree
10 11 (16.42%) Finance
10 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
11 10 (14.93%) SAP FI/CO
11 10 (14.93%) SAP CO
11 10 (14.93%) Business Analysis
11 10 (14.93%) CCA
11 10 (14.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (14.93%) SAP FI
12 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (11.94%) HP
13 8 (11.94%) VoIP
13 8 (11.94%) Oracle
13 8 (11.94%) MS Office
13 8 (11.94%) Ubuntu
13 8 (11.94%) Migration
13 8 (11.94%) Firewall

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (10.45%) Lync
1 7 (10.45%) Drupal
1 7 (10.45%) Alfresco
1 7 (10.45%) WordPress
1 7 (10.45%) CMS
1 7 (10.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (8.96%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Office
2 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (14.93%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (14.93%) SAP CO
1 10 (14.93%) SAP FI
2 5 (7.46%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.37%) VPN
2 14 (20.90%) DNS
3 13 (19.40%) SSL
3 13 (19.40%) FTP
4 8 (11.94%) VoIP
4 8 (11.94%) Firewall
5 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.96%) Wireless
6 6 (8.96%) Wireless Security
7 5 (7.46%) Multicast
7 5 (7.46%) IPsec
7 5 (7.46%) MPLS
7 5 (7.46%) OSPF
7 5 (7.46%) BGP
8 2 (2.99%) 3G
8 2 (2.99%) LTE
9 1 (1.49%) DHCP
9 1 (1.49%) HTTP
9 1 (1.49%) LAN
9 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (8.96%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.48%) MS Access
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (8.96%) General Ledger
4 5 (7.46%) Legal
5 3 (4.48%) Billing
6 2 (2.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Consultant
4 8 (11.94%) IT Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Team Leader
5 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) SAP CO Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) SAP FI Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 4 (5.97%) Applications Manager
7 4 (5.97%) SAP Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Operations Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Billing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.96%) Data Extraction
3 5 (7.46%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (5.97%) Firmware
4 4 (5.97%) CMDB
5 3 (4.48%) Replication
6 2 (2.99%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Windows
2 19 (28.36%) Linux
3 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (11.94%) Ubuntu
4 8 (11.94%) CentOS
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.45%) UNIX
6 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (5.97%) AIX
7 4 (5.97%) HPUX
7 4 (5.97%) Solaris
8 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) ITIL
2 10 (14.93%) Business Analysis
3 8 (11.94%) Migration
3 8 (11.94%) Problem Management
4 7 (10.45%) Workflow
4 7 (10.45%) Validation
4 7 (10.45%) Supplier Management
4 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
4 7 (10.45%) PRINCE
5 6 (8.96%) CRM
5 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
5 6 (8.96%) Network Management
5 6 (8.96%) Procure-to-pay
6 5 (7.46%) Capacity Management
6 5 (7.46%) Business Development
6 5 (7.46%) Change Management
6 5 (7.46%) Supply Chain Management
7 4 (5.97%) Project Management
7 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 10 (14.93%) CCA
3 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.45%) CCNA
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.99%) CCNP
5 2 (2.99%) MCSA
5 2 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.99%) MCITP
6 1 (1.49%) CIMA
6 1 (1.49%) MCTS
6 1 (1.49%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (8.96%) vSphere
2 5 (7.46%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) Xen
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Plesk
2 5 (7.46%) Zenoss
3 4 (5.97%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.49%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.49%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.49%) Foglight
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) SAP
2 12 (17.91%) Red Hat
2 12 (17.91%) VMware
3 8 (11.94%) HP
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle
4 7 (10.45%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) EMC
6 3 (4.48%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) Polycom
7 1 (1.49%) IBM
7 1 (1.49%) Citrix
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £50-65,000 + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough, Maidenhead, Windsor, Reading, Berks
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £85,000 per year plus bens
Posted: 26 days ago