The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 25 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 38 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.38% 7.03% 6.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.62% 50.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 32
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £23,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
SLA
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
101 88 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 19.61% 14.06% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 87 65 76
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (46.38%) Microsoft
2 27 (39.13%) ITIL
3 25 (36.23%) VPN
4 24 (34.78%) Linux
5 21 (30.43%) VMware
6 20 (28.99%) DNS
6 20 (28.99%) SSL
6 20 (28.99%) Degree
7 18 (26.09%) SQL
7 18 (26.09%) Firewall
8 17 (24.64%) Cisco
8 17 (24.64%) CCNA
8 17 (24.64%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
9 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (23.19%) Video Conferencing
9 16 (23.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (23.19%) Lync
9 16 (23.19%) Network Management
9 16 (23.19%) MPLS
10 15 (21.74%) OSPF
10 15 (21.74%) BGP
10 15 (21.74%) IPsec
10 15 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (21.74%) Multicast
10 15 (21.74%) vSphere
10 15 (21.74%) Zenoss
10 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 13 (18.84%) Finance
11 13 (18.84%) Windows

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (23.19%) Lync
2 6 (8.70%) IIS
3 4 (5.80%) CMS
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.80%) Drupal
3 4 (5.80%) Alfresco
3 4 (5.80%) WordPress
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (14.49%) SAP FI
1 10 (14.49%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (14.49%) SAP CO
2 5 (7.25%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.23%) VPN
2 20 (28.99%) DNS
2 20 (28.99%) SSL
3 18 (26.09%) Firewall
4 16 (23.19%) MPLS
5 15 (21.74%) OSPF
5 15 (21.74%) BGP
5 15 (21.74%) IPsec
5 15 (21.74%) Multicast
6 10 (14.49%) FTP
7 5 (7.25%) VoIP
8 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.80%) Wireless Security
8 4 (5.80%) Wireless
9 3 (4.35%) LTE
9 3 (4.35%) 3G
10 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.45%) LAN
10 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.80%) MS Access
4 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) SAP BW
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (8.70%) General Ledger
4 5 (7.25%) Legal
5 4 (5.80%) Billing
6 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Analyst
2 10 (14.49%) Team Leader
3 9 (13.04%) NOC Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Consultant
4 6 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Service Manager
5 5 (7.25%) SAP FI Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) SAP CO Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) SAP Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Senior NOC Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 4 (5.80%) Billing Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) Firmware
3 4 (5.80%) CMDB
3 4 (5.80%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.90%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.78%) Linux
2 13 (18.84%) Windows
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.70%) UNIX
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.25%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.80%) AIX
6 4 (5.80%) HPUX
6 4 (5.80%) Solaris
6 4 (5.80%) CentOS
6 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) ITIL
2 16 (23.19%) Network Management
3 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
3 8 (11.59%) Problem Management
4 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.70%) CRM
5 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 6 (8.70%) Procure-to-pay
6 5 (7.25%) Supplier Management
6 5 (7.25%) Supply Chain Management
6 5 (7.25%) Business Development
6 5 (7.25%) Change Management
6 5 (7.25%) Workflow
7 4 (5.80%) Validation
7 4 (5.80%) ITSM
7 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.80%) PRINCE
7 4 (5.80%) Project Management
7 4 (5.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) Degree
2 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
2 17 (24.64%) CCNA
2 17 (24.64%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (14.49%) CCA
4 2 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.45%) MCSA
5 1 (1.45%) CCNP
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.45%) ACCA
5 1 (1.45%) CIMA
5 1 (1.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (21.74%) vSphere
2 15 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) Zenoss
2 4 (5.80%) Plesk
2 4 (5.80%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.43%) VMware
3 17 (24.64%) Cisco
4 12 (17.39%) SAP
5 10 (14.49%) Polycom
6 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.25%) HP
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle
8 4 (5.80%) EMC
9 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.45%) Dell
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