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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 44 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 30 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.50% 6.13% 3.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.50% 45.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 21
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
80 80 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.99% 13.63% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 73 61 73
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 22 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.86%) DNS
3 26 (41.27%) Cisco
4 25 (39.68%) Degree
5 24 (38.10%) CCNA
5 24 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (38.10%) VPN
6 23 (36.51%) SSL
6 23 (36.51%) Firewall
7 22 (34.92%) VMware
7 22 (34.92%) MPLS
8 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 21 (33.33%) vSphere
9 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (31.75%) Video Conferencing
9 20 (31.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 20 (31.75%) Linux
10 19 (30.16%) OSPF
10 19 (30.16%) BGP
10 19 (30.16%) IPsec
10 19 (30.16%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (30.16%) Lync
10 19 (30.16%) Multicast
11 17 (26.98%) Network Management
12 16 (25.40%) ITIL
13 15 (23.81%) Zenoss
13 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 14 (22.22%) Polycom
15 13 (20.63%) Windows
16 9 (14.29%) Service Delivery

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 19 (30.16%) Lync
2 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.35%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
5 1 (1.59%) Drupal
5 1 (1.59%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.59%) WordPress
5 1 (1.59%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) SAP FI
1 4 (6.35%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (6.35%) SAP CO
2 3 (4.76%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.86%) DNS
2 24 (38.10%) VPN
3 23 (36.51%) SSL
3 23 (36.51%) Firewall
4 22 (34.92%) MPLS
5 19 (30.16%) OSPF
5 19 (30.16%) BGP
5 19 (30.16%) Multicast
5 19 (30.16%) IPsec
6 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
7 6 (9.52%) VoIP
7 6 (9.52%) RTP
8 5 (7.94%) WAN
8 5 (7.94%) DHCP
9 4 (6.35%) Ethernet
9 4 (6.35%) ISDN
10 2 (3.17%) SDH
10 2 (3.17%) FTP
10 2 (3.17%) TCAP
10 2 (3.17%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) MS Access
3 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.35%) Legal
3 4 (6.35%) Billing
4 3 (4.76%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) NOC Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Service Manager
3 8 (12.70%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.35%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Systems Support
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Billing Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Sales Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Data Centre Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Billing Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Architect
7 3 (4.76%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.17%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 13 (20.63%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.35%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.17%) CentOS
6 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Network Management
2 16 (25.40%) ITIL
3 9 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.35%) Service Management
4 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis
4 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (6.35%) OpenUP
4 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
5 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.76%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (4.76%) Business Development
5 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.76%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (4.76%) CRM
6 2 (3.17%) ITSM
6 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.17%) Validation
6 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) C#
2 4 (6.35%) C++
2 4 (6.35%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) Degree
2 24 (38.10%) CCNA
2 24 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) CCA
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.35%) CNE
4 4 (6.35%) Novell Certification
4 4 (6.35%) CCVP
4 4 (6.35%) MCTS
4 4 (6.35%) MCSE
5 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) vSphere
2 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (30.16%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) Zenoss
2 2 (3.17%) Plesk
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) cPanel
2 2 (3.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.27%) Cisco
3 22 (34.92%) VMware
4 14 (22.22%) Polycom
5 5 (7.94%) SAP
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle
6 4 (6.35%) Lotus
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.17%) CA
7 2 (3.17%) NetApp
7 2 (3.17%) IBM
7 2 (3.17%) Ciena
7 2 (3.17%) Mitel
7 2 (3.17%) BT
8 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
Slough, Berkshire
ININ UK Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ININ UK Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago