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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 48 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 23 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.83% 5.56% 5.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.39% 40.79% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 30
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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
71 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.83% 13.62% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 66 49 80
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £62,000
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 28 November 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.67%) MPLS
3 21 (35.00%) Firewall
3 21 (35.00%) VPN
3 21 (35.00%) DNS
3 21 (35.00%) SSL
3 21 (35.00%) Degree
4 20 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (33.33%) VMware
4 20 (33.33%) Cisco
4 20 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (33.33%) ITIL
4 20 (33.33%) CCNA
4 20 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (31.67%) vSphere
5 19 (31.67%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (31.67%) Multicast
5 19 (31.67%) OSPF
5 19 (31.67%) BGP
5 19 (31.67%) IPsec
6 17 (28.33%) Linux
7 16 (26.67%) Network Management
8 15 (25.00%) Lync
8 15 (25.00%) Zenoss
8 15 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 14 (23.33%) Polycom
10 11 (18.33%) Service Delivery
10 11 (18.33%) Finance

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 15 (25.00%) Lync
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Drupal
3 1 (1.67%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.67%) WordPress
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Office
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) SAP FI
1 9 (15.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (15.00%) SAP CO
2 5 (8.33%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.67%) MPLS
2 21 (35.00%) VPN
2 21 (35.00%) DNS
2 21 (35.00%) SSL
2 21 (35.00%) Firewall
3 19 (31.67%) Multicast
3 19 (31.67%) IPsec
3 19 (31.67%) OSPF
3 19 (31.67%) BGP
4 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.33%) VoLTE
5 2 (3.33%) Wireless
5 2 (3.33%) VLAN
5 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.33%) Wireless Security
5 2 (3.33%) LTE
5 2 (3.33%) MGW
5 2 (3.33%) 4G
5 2 (3.33%) M3UA
5 2 (3.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) MS Access
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) General Ledger
3 4 (6.67%) Legal
3 4 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) NOC Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) Service Manager
4 8 (13.33%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 5 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Applications Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Billing Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) SAP Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) ITIL
2 16 (26.67%) Network Management
3 11 (18.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.33%) Change Management
4 5 (8.33%) ITSM
4 5 (8.33%) CRM
4 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.33%) Business Development
4 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.67%) Release Management
5 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (3.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Degree
2 20 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 20 (33.33%) CCNA
2 20 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (15.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (31.67%) vSphere
2 19 (31.67%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) Zenoss
2 2 (3.33%) Nagios
2 2 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Plesk
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (33.33%) Cisco
2 20 (33.33%) VMware
3 14 (23.33%) Polycom
4 10 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (3.33%) Mitel
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
Slough, Berkshire
ININ UK Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago