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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 24 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 47 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.57% 7.45% 6.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 39.50% 38.38% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 30
Average salary £47,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.25% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £22,250 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
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
119 99 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 19.16% 19.41% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 97 85 64
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £52,500 £70,000
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 3 September 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 54 (71.05%) ITIL
2 35 (46.05%) Windows
3 31 (40.79%) Service Management
4 26 (34.21%) Cisco
5 24 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
6 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
7 22 (28.95%) NetApp
8 21 (27.63%) VMware
8 21 (27.63%) Data Centre
9 18 (23.68%) Active Directory
10 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (22.37%) Change Management
10 17 (22.37%) Risk Analysis
10 17 (22.37%) Problem Management
11 16 (21.05%) IBM
11 16 (21.05%) vSphere
12 15 (19.74%) FlexPod
12 15 (19.74%) Data ONTAP
12 15 (19.74%) Mentoring
13 14 (18.42%) Incident Management
14 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
14 13 (17.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 13 (17.11%) Capacity Management
15 12 (15.79%) Linux
15 12 (15.79%) Service Delivery
16 11 (14.47%) PCI DSS
17 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (13.16%) Firewall
17 10 (13.16%) e-Health
17 10 (13.16%) SAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.58%) Lync
3 4 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.21%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) SAN
1 10 (13.16%) Firewall
2 9 (11.84%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (10.53%) FCoE
3 8 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (10.53%) Ethernet
4 6 (7.89%) SCCP
4 6 (7.89%) Unified Communications
5 5 (6.58%) WAN
5 5 (6.58%) H.323
5 5 (6.58%) LAN
5 5 (6.58%) MGCP
6 4 (5.26%) FTP
6 4 (5.26%) Network Security
7 3 (3.95%) WebEx
7 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.95%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.63%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Legal
3 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
5 2 (2.63%) Military
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Analyst
1 13 (17.11%) Support Engineer
2 8 (10.53%) Team Leader
3 6 (7.89%) Service Analyst
3 6 (7.89%) Communications Engineer
3 6 (7.89%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) NetApp Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Field Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Network Engineer
4 5 (6.58%) Support Manager
5 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Platform Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Data Centre Technician
6 3 (3.95%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.95%) IT Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Support Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Help Desk Team Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Data Centre
2 15 (19.74%) FlexPod
3 10 (13.16%) e-Health
4 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.63%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.32%) DTV
8 1 (1.32%) Replication
8 1 (1.32%) User Experience
8 1 (1.32%) CMDB
8 1 (1.32%) Wiki
8 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (46.05%) Windows
2 15 (19.74%) Data ONTAP
3 12 (15.79%) Linux
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) UNIX
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (71.05%) ITIL
2 31 (40.79%) Service Management
3 24 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (22.37%) Change Management
4 17 (22.37%) Problem Management
4 17 (22.37%) Risk Analysis
5 15 (19.74%) Mentoring
6 14 (18.42%) Incident Management
7 13 (17.11%) Capacity Management
8 12 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 10 (13.16%) Coaching
10 6 (7.89%) OpenUP
11 5 (6.58%) Network Management
11 5 (6.58%) Resource Management
11 5 (6.58%) Project Management
12 4 (5.26%) Matrix Management
12 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (5.26%) Asset Management
12 4 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (5.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) SQL
2 3 (3.95%) Perl
3 2 (2.63%) PHP
3 2 (2.63%) Python
3 2 (2.63%) Ruby
3 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (17.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (10.53%) CCNA
4 7 (9.21%) Degree
4 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.21%) CCNP
5 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.89%) NCDA
5 6 (7.89%) MCITP
6 3 (3.95%) MCP
7 2 (2.63%) CCIE
7 2 (2.63%) AAT
7 2 (2.63%) CISSP
7 2 (2.63%) ACCA
7 2 (2.63%) CISM
7 2 (2.63%) CIMA
8 1 (1.32%) MCSA
8 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.47%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.63%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.05%) vSphere
3 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.63%) XenApp
5 2 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) SCCM
2 5 (6.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (6.58%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (5.26%) SCOM
4 2 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Cisco
2 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
3 22 (28.95%) NetApp
4 21 (27.63%) VMware
5 16 (21.05%) IBM
6 8 (10.53%) CA
6 8 (10.53%) HP
7 7 (9.21%) Mitel
8 6 (7.89%) Dell
9 5 (6.58%) Verint
9 5 (6.58%) Zeacom
10 3 (3.95%) Citrix
10 3 (3.95%) Symantec
11 2 (2.63%) Remedy
11 2 (2.63%) Veritas
12 1 (1.32%) Sourcefire
12 1 (1.32%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.32%) Qualys
12 1 (1.32%) F5
12 1 (1.32%) Juniper
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