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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 33 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 11 47 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.62% 7.21% 6.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.64% 37.60% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 37
Median salary £33,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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
59 125 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 19.41% 19.17% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 48 103 73
Median salary £48,750 £54,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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 25 February 2017.

SLA Salary Histogram in Slough

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Cisco
3 11 (33.33%) DNS
3 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (33.33%) ITIL
3 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (30.30%) Hyper-V
5 8 (24.24%) Linux
5 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
5 8 (24.24%) Presales
5 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.18%) HP
7 6 (18.18%) Dell
7 6 (18.18%) DHCP
7 6 (18.18%) AIX
7 6 (18.18%) Finance
7 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 6 (18.18%) Change Control
7 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (15.15%) Demand Management
8 5 (15.15%) vCloud
8 5 (15.15%) Office 365
8 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
8 5 (15.15%) Vagrant
8 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (15.15%) FlexPod
8 5 (15.15%) Network Monitoring

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 (15.15%) OpenStack
1 5 (15.15%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) IBM Cloud
2 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 5 (15.15%) SaaS
2 5 (15.15%) SoftLayer
3 4 (12.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) DHCP
3 5 (15.15%) LAN
3 5 (15.15%) MPLS
3 5 (15.15%) VSAN
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.06%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) Firewall
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (12.12%) Legal
4 3 (9.09%) Billing
4 3 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Architect
1 5 (15.15%) Automation Architect
1 5 (15.15%) Cloud Architect
1 5 (15.15%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (15.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (15.15%) Service Manager
1 5 (15.15%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Analyst
2 3 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
2 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 3 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
3 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Unix Support
3 2 (6.06%) Unix Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 5 (15.15%) CMDB
3 5 (15.15%) FlexPod
3 5 (15.15%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (15.15%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (9.09%) HP Storage
4 3 (9.09%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.03%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.18%) AIX
3 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 10
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (9.09%) HPUX
5 3 (9.09%) Unix
6 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Presales
3 6 (18.18%) Change Control
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Converged Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (15.15%) Demand Management
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.15%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.12%) Service Management
6 3 (9.09%) CRM
6 3 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (9.09%) People Management
6 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Java
1 5 (15.15%) Perl
1 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
1 5 (15.15%) Python
1 5 (15.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) VCDX
2 4 (12.12%) MCSA
2 4 (12.12%) MCSE
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CCNP
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (9.09%) NCDA
4 1 (3.03%) CISA
4 1 (3.03%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.15%) Docker
3 5 (15.15%) vCloud
3 5 (15.15%) vSphere
4 4 (12.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Ansible
1 5 (15.15%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
1 5 (15.15%) vRealize
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Dell
3 6 (18.18%) HP
4 5 (15.15%) Avaya
4 5 (15.15%) Nimsoft
5 3 (9.09%) EMC
5 3 (9.09%) NetApp
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Remedy