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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 27 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing SLA 49 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.10% 5.71% 7.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 39.84% 26.92% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 26
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,800 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
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
123 104 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.33% 21.22% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 95 82 65
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 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 54 (60.67%) ITIL
2 46 (51.69%) Windows
3 34 (38.20%) Service Management
4 32 (35.96%) Cisco
5 27 (30.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
6 25 (28.09%) Active Directory
7 22 (24.72%) VMware
8 21 (23.60%) vSphere
8 21 (23.60%) Data Centre
9 20 (22.47%) Problem Management
9 20 (22.47%) Risk Analysis
9 20 (22.47%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (22.47%) Linux
10 19 (21.35%) IBM
10 19 (21.35%) NetApp
11 17 (19.10%) Firewall
11 17 (19.10%) Mentoring
12 16 (17.98%) Data ONTAP
12 16 (17.98%) FlexPod
12 16 (17.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 15 (16.85%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (16.85%) Service Delivery
13 15 (16.85%) Change Management
13 15 (16.85%) SAN
14 14 (15.73%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (15.73%) PCI DSS
14 14 (15.73%) Incident Management
14 14 (15.73%) Coaching
15 13 (14.61%) e-Health

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 13 (14.61%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.99%) Lync
3 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.49%) IIS
5 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.12%) Apache
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) assyst
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) Firewall
2 15 (16.85%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (16.85%) SAN
3 14 (15.73%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (14.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (12.36%) FCoE
5 11 (12.36%) Ethernet
6 8 (8.99%) LAN
6 8 (8.99%) WAN
6 8 (8.99%) SCCP
7 7 (7.87%) VPN
8 6 (6.74%) Unified Communications
9 5 (5.62%) H.323
9 5 (5.62%) IP Telephony
9 5 (5.62%) MGCP
10 4 (4.49%) FTP
10 4 (4.49%) VLAN
10 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
11 3 (3.37%) Wireshark
11 3 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Legal
2 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.62%) Marketing
3 2 (2.25%) Military
3 2 (2.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Electronics
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (17.98%) Support Engineer
2 15 (16.85%) Analyst
3 9 (10.11%) Service Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (7.87%) Network Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Team Leader
5 6 (6.74%) Communications Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Field Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Project Leader
7 4 (4.49%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Data Centre Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Technical Project Leader
8 3 (3.37%) Support Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Data Centre
2 16 (17.98%) FlexPod
3 13 (14.61%) e-Health
4 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (11.24%) Enterprise Cloud
5 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.25%) iPhone
6 2 (2.25%) CMDB
6 2 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.12%) User Experience
7 1 (1.12%) Wiki
7 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.12%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.12%) DTV
7 1 (1.12%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.69%) Windows
2 20 (22.47%) Linux
3 16 (17.98%) Data ONTAP
4 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.87%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.74%) UNIX
8 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.37%) Solaris
9 3 (3.37%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.25%) AIX
10 2 (2.25%) HPUX
10 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.67%) ITIL
2 34 (38.20%) Service Management
3 27 (30.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 20 (22.47%) Problem Management
4 20 (22.47%) Risk Analysis
5 17 (19.10%) Mentoring
6 15 (16.85%) Service Delivery
6 15 (16.85%) Change Management
7 14 (15.73%) Incident Management
7 14 (15.73%) Coaching
8 13 (14.61%) Capacity Management
9 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.99%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.99%) OpenUP
11 6 (6.74%) Project Management
12 5 (5.62%) Resource Management
12 5 (5.62%) Network Management
13 4 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (4.49%) Matrix Management
13 4 (4.49%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) SQL
2 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.62%) Perl
4 2 (2.25%) PHP
4 2 (2.25%) Python
4 2 (2.25%) Ruby
4 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (17.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 10 (11.24%) CCNA
4 8 (8.99%) CCNP
4 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.99%) Degree
4 8 (8.99%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.74%) MCITP
6 4 (4.49%) NCDA
7 3 (3.37%) MCP
7 3 (3.37%) MCSA
7 3 (3.37%) CCIE
8 2 (2.25%) MCSE
8 2 (2.25%) CISSP
8 2 (2.25%) PMP
8 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.25%) ACCA
8 2 (2.25%) CISM
8 2 (2.25%) CIMA
8 2 (2.25%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.25%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (28.09%) Active Directory
2 21 (23.60%) vSphere
3 12 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.87%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.37%) XenApp
5 3 (3.37%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.37%) Samba
6 2 (2.25%) Firmware
7 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) SCCM
2 5 (5.62%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.62%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (4.49%) SCOM
3 4 (4.49%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.25%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.25%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) Cisco
2 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
3 22 (24.72%) VMware
4 19 (21.35%) IBM
4 19 (21.35%) NetApp
5 13 (14.61%) HP
6 11 (12.36%) CA
7 9 (10.11%) Citrix
8 8 (8.99%) Mitel
9 6 (6.74%) Dell
9 6 (6.74%) Remedy
10 5 (5.62%) Verint
10 5 (5.62%) Zeacom
11 4 (4.49%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.37%) Brocade
12 3 (3.37%) ProCurve
12 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.37%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.37%) Symantec
13 2 (2.25%) Veritas
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