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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 30 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 37 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.61% 5.44% 7.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.83% 28.13% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 25
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £85,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.33%
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
120 96 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.43% 19.35% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 84 78 61
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (55.70%) ITIL
2 40 (50.63%) Windows
3 29 (36.71%) Cisco
4 27 (34.18%) Service Management
5 26 (32.91%) Linux
6 21 (26.58%) Active Directory
7 20 (25.32%) Problem Management
7 20 (25.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 19 (24.05%) Data Centre
8 19 (24.05%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (24.05%) Firewall
9 18 (22.78%) IBM
9 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
10 17 (21.52%) vSphere
10 17 (21.52%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (20.25%) Fibre Channel
11 16 (20.25%) SAN
11 16 (20.25%) VMware
12 15 (18.99%) HP
12 15 (18.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 15 (18.99%) PCI DSS
13 14 (17.72%) Risk Analysis
13 14 (17.72%) e-Health
13 14 (17.72%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (17.72%) Service Delivery
14 13 (16.46%) NetApp
14 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
14 13 (16.46%) FlexPod
14 13 (16.46%) Data ONTAP
15 12 (15.19%) Coaching

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (11.39%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.13%) Lync
3 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.53%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.53%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Office
2 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) Firewall
2 17 (21.52%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (20.25%) Fibre Channel
3 16 (20.25%) SAN
4 14 (17.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (15.19%) Ethernet
5 12 (15.19%) FCoE
6 8 (10.13%) VPN
6 8 (10.13%) LAN
6 8 (10.13%) WAN
7 7 (8.86%) SCCP
8 5 (6.33%) Unified Communications
8 5 (6.33%) VLAN
9 4 (5.06%) IP Telephony
9 4 (5.06%) H.323
9 4 (5.06%) MGCP
9 4 (5.06%) DHCP
9 4 (5.06%) DNS
9 4 (5.06%) SNMP
9 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.06%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Military
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Analyst
2 12 (15.19%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Service Analyst
3 9 (11.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (11.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (7.59%) Data Centre Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Communications Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Field Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) IT Manager
5 5 (6.33%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Project Leader
6 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Operations Consultant
6 4 (5.06%) Technical Project Leader
7 3 (3.80%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Data Centre
2 14 (17.72%) e-Health
3 13 (16.46%) FlexPod
4 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Cloud
4 10 (12.66%) Management Information System
5 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.33%) CMDB
7 2 (2.53%) iPhone
7 2 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.27%) User Experience
8 1 (1.27%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.27%) Replication
8 1 (1.27%) Wiki
8 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 40 (50.63%) Windows
2 26 (32.91%) Linux
3 13 (16.46%) Data ONTAP
4 9 (11.39%) UNIX
5 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.86%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.59%) Solaris
6 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.33%) AIX
7 5 (6.33%) HPUX
8 4 (5.06%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.80%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.27%) CentOS
10 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.70%) ITIL
2 27 (34.18%) Service Management
3 20 (25.32%) Problem Management
3 20 (25.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (17.72%) Risk Analysis
4 14 (17.72%) Service Delivery
5 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
6 12 (15.19%) Coaching
6 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (15.19%) Incident Management
7 10 (12.66%) Change Management
8 9 (11.39%) Risk Management
9 8 (10.13%) Project Management
9 8 (10.13%) Capacity Management
10 7 (8.86%) OpenUP
11 5 (6.33%) Resource Management
12 4 (5.06%) Network Management
12 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (5.06%) Asset Management
13 3 (3.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.59%) SQL
3 5 (6.33%) Perl
4 2 (2.53%) PHP
4 2 (2.53%) Python
4 2 (2.53%) Ruby
4 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (18.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 11 (13.92%) CCNA
4 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.59%) CCNP
6 6 (7.59%) MCITP
6 6 (7.59%) Degree
7 4 (5.06%) MCSA
8 3 (3.80%) CCIE
8 3 (3.80%) MCP
8 3 (3.80%) MCSE
9 2 (2.53%) PMP
9 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.53%) ACCA
9 2 (2.53%) CISM
9 2 (2.53%) CIMA
9 2 (2.53%) CISSP
9 2 (2.53%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.99%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.53%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (26.58%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.52%) vSphere
3 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.33%) Firmware
5 4 (5.06%) Samba
5 4 (5.06%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.06%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) SCCM
2 5 (6.33%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (5.06%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (5.06%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.27%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 29 (36.71%) Cisco
2 18 (22.78%) IBM
2 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (20.25%) VMware
4 15 (18.99%) HP
5 13 (16.46%) NetApp
6 12 (15.19%) CA
7 9 (11.39%) Citrix
8 7 (8.86%) Mitel
9 6 (7.59%) Remedy
9 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
9 6 (7.59%) Dell
10 5 (6.33%) EMC
11 4 (5.06%) Brocade
11 4 (5.06%) ProCurve
11 4 (5.06%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.06%) 3PAR
11 4 (5.06%) LANDesk
11 4 (5.06%) Verint
11 4 (5.06%) Zeacom
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