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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 23 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 41 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.17% 7.29% 5.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.27% 40.21% 69.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 35
Average salary £41,000 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.84% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £29,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
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
97 97 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 16.96% 18.13% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68 83 49
Average salary £46,250 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.46% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £30,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 39 (54.93%) Windows
2 28 (39.44%) ITIL
3 26 (36.62%) Linux
4 25 (35.21%) Cisco
5 21 (29.58%) Active Directory
6 20 (28.17%) Firewall
7 17 (23.94%) Problem Management
7 17 (23.94%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (22.54%) vSphere
8 16 (22.54%) Fibre Channel
8 16 (22.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (22.54%) SAN
9 15 (21.13%) IBM
9 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
9 15 (21.13%) Ethernet
9 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
9 15 (21.13%) Service Management
9 15 (21.13%) Mentoring
10 14 (19.72%) PCI DSS
10 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (18.31%) VMware
11 13 (18.31%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (18.31%) Risk Analysis
11 13 (18.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (18.31%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (16.90%) FCoE
12 12 (16.90%) Coaching
12 12 (16.90%) FlexPod
12 12 (16.90%) e-Health
12 12 (16.90%) CA

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.27%) Lync
3 6 (8.45%) IBM Notes
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.23%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) nginx
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Office
2 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.17%) Firewall
2 17 (23.94%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (22.54%) Fibre Channel
3 16 (22.54%) SAN
4 15 (21.13%) Ethernet
5 13 (18.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (16.90%) FCoE
6 12 (16.90%) VPN
7 10 (14.08%) DNS
7 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
8 9 (12.68%) DHCP
8 9 (12.68%) VoIP
9 8 (11.27%) WAN
10 7 (9.86%) VLAN
10 7 (9.86%) RTP
11 4 (5.63%) Wireless
11 4 (5.63%) ISDN
11 4 (5.63%) LAN
11 4 (5.63%) SNMP
11 4 (5.63%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Military
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (19.72%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (16.90%) Support Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) IT Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Systems Support
6 5 (7.04%) Consultant
6 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.63%) Project Leader
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Project Leader
7 4 (5.63%) Operations Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) UNIX Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Linux Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) FlexPod
1 12 (16.90%) e-Health
2 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
3 10 (14.08%) Enterprise Cloud
4 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.04%) CMDB
6 3 (4.23%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.82%) iPhone
8 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (54.93%) Windows
2 26 (36.62%) Linux
3 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.45%) UNIX
6 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.04%) AIX
6 5 (7.04%) HPUX
6 5 (7.04%) Solaris
7 4 (5.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.82%) CentOS
8 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) ITIL
2 17 (23.94%) Problem Management
3 16 (22.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (21.13%) Service Management
4 15 (21.13%) Mentoring
5 13 (18.31%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (16.90%) Coaching
7 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
9 8 (11.27%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.86%) Project Management
11 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
11 6 (8.45%) OpenUP
12 5 (7.04%) Fault Management
13 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (4.23%) Network Management
14 3 (4.23%) Capacity Management
14 3 (4.23%) Resource Management
14 3 (4.23%) Performance Testing
14 3 (4.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.27%) SQL
3 5 (7.04%) Perl
4 4 (5.63%) C#
4 4 (5.63%) C++
4 4 (5.63%) Java
5 2 (2.82%) PHP
5 2 (2.82%) Python
5 2 (2.82%) Ruby
5 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (18.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 10 (14.08%) CCNA
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.08%) Degree
3 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.86%) MCSE
5 4 (5.63%) CCVP
5 4 (5.63%) CNE
5 4 (5.63%) Novell Certification
5 4 (5.63%) MCTS
6 3 (4.23%) MCITP
6 3 (4.23%) CCIE
6 3 (4.23%) MCSA
7 2 (2.82%) CISM
7 2 (2.82%) CISSP
7 2 (2.82%) PMP
7 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.41%) AAT
8 1 (1.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.72%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.82%) HIPAA
System Software
1 21 (29.58%) Active Directory
2 16 (22.54%) vSphere
3 5 (7.04%) Firmware
4 4 (5.63%) Samba
4 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.63%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
1 5 (7.04%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.41%) Plesk
2 1 (1.41%) cPanel
2 1 (1.41%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) Cisco
2 15 (21.13%) IBM
2 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.31%) VMware
4 12 (16.90%) CA
4 12 (16.90%) HP
5 9 (12.68%) NetApp
6 8 (11.27%) Citrix
7 7 (9.86%) Red Hat
8 6 (8.45%) Lotus
9 5 (7.04%) Mitel
9 5 (7.04%) EMC
9 5 (7.04%) Remedy
10 4 (5.63%) Oracle
10 4 (5.63%) ProCurve
10 4 (5.63%) LANDesk
10 4 (5.63%) Brocade
10 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.63%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.23%) Ciena
Slough, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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