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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 26 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 48 30 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.38% 4.78% 5.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.86% 44.78% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 35
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £30,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £47,900 £60,000
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
107 67 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 16.46% 10.69% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 92 61 68
Average salary £54,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.05% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £31,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (46.60%) Cisco
2 46 (44.66%) ITIL
3 43 (41.75%) VMware
4 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
5 38 (36.89%) Active Directory
6 34 (33.01%) Windows
6 34 (33.01%) Root Cause Analysis
7 33 (32.04%) vSphere
8 29 (28.16%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (27.18%) Windows Server
10 27 (26.21%) IBM
10 27 (26.21%) NetApp
11 25 (24.27%) HP
11 25 (24.27%) Firewall
12 24 (23.30%) Risk Analysis
13 23 (22.33%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (21.36%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (21.36%) Data Centre
15 21 (20.39%) Cisco Nexus
15 21 (20.39%) DNS
16 19 (18.45%) Dell
16 19 (18.45%) Service Management
17 16 (15.53%) PCI DSS
17 16 (15.53%) FlexPod
18 15 (14.56%) Demand Management
18 15 (14.56%) Hyper-V
18 15 (14.56%) CCNA
18 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (14.56%) CCIE
19 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (11.65%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.83%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.94%) CMS
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) MS Office
2 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.74%) SaaS
2 8 (7.77%) IaaS
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.83%) SoftLayer
4 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.27%) Firewall
2 23 (22.33%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (20.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 21 (20.39%) DNS
4 10 (9.71%) VPN
4 10 (9.71%) Wireless
5 9 (8.74%) DHCP
6 8 (7.77%) Network Security
7 7 (6.80%) Cisco Wireless
8 6 (5.83%) SAN
8 6 (5.83%) Software-Defined Networking
9 4 (3.88%) Ethernet
9 4 (3.88%) FCoE
9 4 (3.88%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.91%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.94%) Internet
11 2 (1.94%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.94%) IPsec
11 2 (1.94%) SSL
12 1 (0.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (7.77%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) Billing
3 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.97%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (31.07%) Support Engineer
2 16 (15.53%) Architect
3 14 (13.59%) Network Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) Network Support
4 13 (12.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (11.65%) Team Leader
6 11 (10.68%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) VMware Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Cisco Support
8 9 (8.74%) Field Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Technical Support
8 9 (8.74%) VMware Support Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) Analyst
9 8 (7.77%) Cisco Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) Network Architect
9 8 (7.77%) Support Manager
10 7 (6.80%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 7 (6.80%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) Java EE
1 2 (1.94%) Spring
2 1 (0.97%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.97%) CSS
2 1 (0.97%) Middleware
2 1 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Data Centre
2 16 (15.53%) FlexPod
3 14 (13.59%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (12.62%) Driving Licence
5 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (7.77%) Clustering
7 6 (5.83%) VCE vBlock
8 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.88%) e-Health
9 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (2.91%) CMDB
10 3 (2.91%) Wiki
11 2 (1.94%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.94%) EqualLogic
11 2 (1.94%) Symmetrix
12 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.01%) Windows
2 28 (27.18%) Windows Server
3 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (11.65%) Linux
6 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.77%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (4.85%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.91%) AIX
9 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.91%) Unix
10 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.66%) ITIL
2 34 (33.01%) Root Cause Analysis
3 24 (23.30%) Risk Analysis
4 19 (18.45%) Service Management
5 15 (14.56%) Demand Management
6 13 (12.62%) Mentoring
6 13 (12.62%) Service Delivery
7 12 (11.65%) Coaching
8 11 (10.68%) Incident Management
9 10 (9.71%) Change Management
9 10 (9.71%) Presales
9 10 (9.71%) Resource Management
10 8 (7.77%) Problem Management
11 6 (5.83%) Converged Infrastructure
11 6 (5.83%) ITIL V3
11 6 (5.83%) Project Management
12 5 (4.85%) CRM
12 5 (4.85%) People Management
13 4 (3.88%) Line Management
14 3 (2.91%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.91%) SQL
2 2 (1.94%) Java
3 1 (0.97%) C#
3 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (14.56%) CCIE
2 15 (14.56%) CCNA
2 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (12.62%) MCITP
4 9 (8.74%) CCNP
5 6 (5.83%) A+ Certification
5 6 (5.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (5.83%) MCSE
5 6 (5.83%) VCDX
6 5 (4.85%) MCSA
7 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.94%) Degree
9 1 (0.97%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.97%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.97%) MCP
9 1 (0.97%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 38 (36.89%) Active Directory
2 33 (32.04%) vSphere
3 22 (21.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (14.56%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.83%) vCloud
6 5 (4.85%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.91%) XenApp
8 2 (1.94%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.97%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) CiscoWorks
1 8 (7.77%) WSUS
2 5 (4.85%) SCCM
3 4 (3.88%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.88%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.88%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.97%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 48 (46.60%) Cisco
2 43 (41.75%) VMware
3 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
4 27 (26.21%) IBM
4 27 (26.21%) NetApp
5 25 (24.27%) HP
6 19 (18.45%) Dell
7 11 (10.68%) Juniper
8 8 (7.77%) Citrix
9 6 (5.83%) CA
10 4 (3.88%) Oracle
10 4 (3.88%) Symantec
10 4 (3.88%) Veritas
11 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.91%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.94%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.94%) EMC
12 2 (1.94%) hybris
13 1 (0.97%) Cognizant
Slough
Venturi
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago