The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 33 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.38% 7.69% 4.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.22% 45.54% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 42 24
Median salary £31,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
45 112 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 15.20% 16.89% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 95 67
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +29.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for SLA.

1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) ITIL
3 12 (34.29%) Cisco
3 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
4 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) DNS
5 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (22.86%) Linux
6 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
7 7 (20.00%) Presales
8 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
8 6 (17.14%) Service Management
8 6 (17.14%) AIX
8 6 (17.14%) HP
8 6 (17.14%) Dell
8 6 (17.14%) DHCP
8 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
8 6 (17.14%) Change Control
9 5 (14.29%) Office 365
9 5 (14.29%) SaaS
9 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
9 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (14.29%) CMDB
9 5 (14.29%) Avaya
9 5 (14.29%) LAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 4 (11.43%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 5 (14.29%) SaaS
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.43%) IBM Cloud
3 4 (11.43%) SoftLayer
4 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) DHCP
3 5 (14.29%) LAN
3 5 (14.29%) MPLS
4 4 (11.43%) VSAN
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.71%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (5.71%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Legal
4 3 (8.57%) Billing
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (14.29%) Analyst
1 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Architect
2 4 (11.43%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (11.43%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Automation Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Compliance Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
3 3 (8.57%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Head of Presales
4 2 (5.71%) Head of Sales
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.29%) CMDB
4 4 (11.43%) FlexPod
4 4 (11.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (11.43%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (8.57%) HP Storage
5 3 (8.57%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.86%) Biometrics
6 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.14%) AIX
3 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (8.57%) HPUX
5 3 (8.57%) Unix
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Presales
3 6 (17.14%) Change Control
3 6 (17.14%) Service Management
4 5 (14.29%) Change Management
4 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 5 (14.29%) Migration
4 5 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (11.43%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (11.43%) Demand Management
5 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (8.57%) People Management
6 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (5.71%) BCP
7 2 (5.71%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Perl
1 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
1 4 (11.43%) Python
1 4 (11.43%) Ruby
2 3 (8.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) MCSA
1 4 (11.43%) MCSE
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.43%) VCDX
2 3 (8.57%) CCNP
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (8.57%) NCDA
3 1 (2.86%) CISA
3 1 (2.86%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.43%) Docker
3 4 (11.43%) Firmware
3 4 (11.43%) vCloud
3 4 (11.43%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (11.43%) Ansible
2 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.43%) Puppet
3 3 (8.57%) SCCM
3 3 (8.57%) vRealize
3 3 (8.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Dell
3 6 (17.14%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) Avaya
5 4 (11.43%) Nimsoft
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) EMC
6 3 (8.57%) NetApp
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.71%) Apple
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) Remedy
8 1 (2.86%) IBM
8 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow