The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 81 76 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing SLA 626 801 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.40% 3.84% 3.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.22% 32.27% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 487 620 505
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
SLA
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2300 2482 2582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.48% 11.89% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1817 1977 1980
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,825 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SLA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the South East region.

SLA Salary Trend in the South East

SLA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in the South East

SLA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -10 162 £41,000 +17.14% 14
Hampshire +12 153 £27,500 -3.50% 14
Surrey -2 138 £37,500 +13.63% 4
Buckinghamshire -31 51 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Oxfordshire -12 33 £45,000 +23.28% 3
Kent +4 29 £27,500 +10.00%
West Sussex -32 27 £31,000 -17.33%
East Sussex +24 25 £42,500 +57.40% 1
M4 Corridor +6 3 £27,500 -47.61%
Middlesex +9 1 £62,500 +150.00%
Home Counties - 1 £25,000 -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for SLA.

1 609 (42.74%) ITIL
2 563 (39.51%) Windows
3 528 (37.05%) Microsoft
4 345 (24.21%) MS Excel
5 302 (21.19%) Active Directory
6 280 (19.65%) Cisco
7 247 (17.33%) VMware
8 242 (16.98%) Windows Server
9 227 (15.93%) SQL
10 225 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
11 216 (15.16%) Service Delivery
12 205 (14.39%) Finance
13 193 (13.54%) Linux
14 191 (13.40%) SQL Server
14 191 (13.40%) Firewall
15 183 (12.84%) Service Management
16 178 (12.49%) MS Office
17 177 (12.42%) HP
18 175 (12.28%) Incident Management
19 169 (11.86%) CCNA
20 167 (11.72%) MS Exchange
21 166 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
22 160 (11.23%) Unix
23 153 (10.74%) Telecoms
23 153 (10.74%) LAN
24 150 (10.53%) Data Centre
25 148 (10.39%) WAN
25 148 (10.39%) DNS
26 145 (10.18%) TCP/IP
27 144 (10.11%) Degree

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 167 (11.72%) MS Exchange
2 79 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 72 (5.05%) SharePoint
4 42 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (2.04%) IIS
7 25 (1.75%) Skype for Business
8 15 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (0.91%) WebSphere
10 11 (0.77%) MS Project Server
10 11 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (0.70%) CMS
12 9 (0.63%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.56%) Apache
13 8 (0.56%) NetWeaver
13 8 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
15 6 (0.42%) JBoss
15 6 (0.42%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.35%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 345 (24.21%) MS Excel
2 178 (12.49%) MS Office
3 41 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.84%) MS Project
6 4 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.28%) Lorenzo
6 4 (0.28%) Maximo
6 4 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (0.14%) assyst
8 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.070%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.070%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 75 (5.26%) Office 365
2 55 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (3.51%) SaaS
4 35 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (0.35%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 191 (13.40%) Firewall
2 153 (10.74%) LAN
3 148 (10.39%) DNS
3 148 (10.39%) WAN
4 145 (10.18%) TCP/IP
5 93 (6.53%) DHCP
6 77 (5.40%) VoIP
7 68 (4.77%) BGP
8 67 (4.70%) MPLS
9 62 (4.35%) VPN
10 60 (4.21%) Wireless
11 59 (4.14%) OSPF
12 58 (4.07%) SAN
13 50 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
14 49 (3.44%) Internet
15 41 (2.88%) SNMP
16 39 (2.74%) Ethernet
17 35 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
17 35 (2.46%) Network Security
18 33 (2.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 56 (3.93%) MySQL
3 51 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 25 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 17 (1.19%) MS Access
8 16 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (0.98%) DB2
10 13 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (0.77%) QlikView
12 11 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
13 10 (0.70%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (2.25%) Git (software)
2 23 (1.61%) TeamCity
3 22 (1.54%) Subversion
4 17 (1.19%) JIRA
5 9 (0.63%) Ant
5 9 (0.63%) JUnit
5 9 (0.63%) Maven
6 7 (0.49%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.42%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (0.35%) Gradle
8 5 (0.35%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.21%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.21%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.21%) EasyMock
9 3 (0.21%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.21%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.14%) GitLab
10 2 (0.14%) Vagrant
General
1 205 (14.39%) Finance
2 153 (10.74%) Telecoms
3 44 (3.09%) Billing
4 31 (2.18%) Manufacturing
5 30 (2.11%) Banking
6 27 (1.89%) Retail
7 22 (1.54%) German Language
8 19 (1.33%) Electronics
9 17 (1.19%) Marketing
10 16 (1.12%) French Language
10 16 (1.12%) Legal
11 13 (0.91%) Front Office
12 10 (0.70%) Publishing
13 7 (0.49%) Games
14 6 (0.42%) Back Office
15 5 (0.35%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.28%) Law
16 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 350 (24.56%) Analyst
2 195 (13.68%) Support Engineer
3 159 (11.16%) Service Analyst
4 145 (10.18%) Support Analyst
5 141 (9.89%) Service Desk Analyst
6 127 (8.91%) Service Manager
7 105 (7.37%) 2nd Line Support
8 103 (7.23%) Network Engineer
9 72 (5.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 72 (5.05%) Applications Support
9 72 (5.05%) IT Manager
10 70 (4.91%) Administrator
11 67 (4.70%) 1st Line Support
12 66 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 59 (4.14%) Services Delivery Manager
14 54 (3.79%) Delivery Manager
15 53 (3.72%) Service Desk Support
16 51 (3.58%) Desktop Support
17 49 (3.44%) IT Support
18 48 (3.37%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (3.79%) .NET
2 42 (2.95%) Web Services
3 16 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 15 (1.05%) HTML
5 13 (0.91%) CSS
6 12 (0.84%) XML
7 11 (0.77%) J2EE
8 10 (0.70%) Flash
9 9 (0.63%) JSP
9 9 (0.63%) REST
9 9 (0.63%) SOAP
10 8 (0.56%) ADO.NET
10 8 (0.56%) SAP Basis
11 7 (0.49%) 802.1X
11 7 (0.49%) Middleware
12 6 (0.42%) jQuery
12 6 (0.42%) Software Packaging
12 6 (0.42%) XSLT
13 5 (0.35%) Apache Camel
13 5 (0.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 150 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 124 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (4.56%) Management Information System
4 58 (4.07%) Replication
5 54 (3.79%) Driving Licence
6 45 (3.16%) Clustering
7 38 (2.67%) Statistics
8 36 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (2.46%) Computer Science
10 26 (1.82%) Blackberry
11 23 (1.61%) Mathematics
12 21 (1.47%) CMDB
13 20 (1.40%) Client/Server
13 20 (1.40%) HP Storage
13 20 (1.40%) IVR
14 12 (0.84%) Fat Client
14 12 (0.84%) PKI
14 12 (0.84%) Smartphone
14 12 (0.84%) Thin Client
14 12 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 563 (39.51%) Windows
2 242 (16.98%) Windows Server
3 193 (13.54%) Linux
4 166 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 160 (11.23%) Unix
6 116 (8.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 107 (7.51%) Windows 7
8 82 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 65 (4.56%) Windows 8
10 49 (3.44%) Windows XP
11 41 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 40 (2.81%) Solaris
13 29 (2.04%) Mac OS X
13 29 (2.04%) Windows Vista
14 22 (1.54%) Windows 2000
15 14 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
16 12 (0.84%) AIX
16 12 (0.84%) Windows 10
17 8 (0.56%) Android
17 8 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 609 (42.74%) ITIL
2 216 (15.16%) Service Delivery
3 183 (12.84%) Service Management
4 175 (12.28%) Incident Management
5 134 (9.40%) Change Management
6 119 (8.35%) Problem Management
7 97 (6.81%) Mentoring
8 89 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 79 (5.54%) Line Management
10 77 (5.40%) ITSM
11 75 (5.26%) CRM
12 70 (4.91%) ITIL V3
13 67 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 67 (4.70%) PRINCE2
14 66 (4.63%) Project Management
15 57 (4.00%) Ticket Management
16 53 (3.72%) Disaster Recovery
17 49 (3.44%) Agile Software Development
18 48 (3.37%) People Management
19 43 (3.02%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 227 (15.93%) SQL
2 56 (3.93%) Java
3 44 (3.09%) PowerShell
4 41 (2.88%) C
5 33 (2.32%) C#
6 16 (1.12%) VB
7 12 (0.84%) JavaScript
8 11 (0.77%) Bash Shell
8 11 (0.77%) C++
9 9 (0.63%) PL/SQL
10 8 (0.56%) VB.NET
11 7 (0.49%) Perl
12 6 (0.42%) Python
13 5 (0.35%) Ruby
13 5 (0.35%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.28%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.21%) PHP
15 3 (0.21%) VB6
15 3 (0.21%) VBA
16 2 (0.14%) R
Qualifications
1 225 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 169 (11.86%) CCNA
3 144 (10.11%) Degree
4 125 (8.77%) Security Cleared
5 120 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 92 (6.46%) SC Cleared
7 91 (6.39%) CCNP
8 68 (4.77%) ITIL Certification
9 51 (3.58%) MCSA
10 40 (2.81%) JNCIA
10 40 (2.81%) MCSE
11 39 (2.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 38 (2.67%) MCP
13 35 (2.46%) A+ Certification
14 32 (2.25%) Network+ Certification
15 30 (2.11%) JNCIS
15 30 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 28 (1.96%) MCITP
17 25 (1.75%) MCTS
18 22 (1.54%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (2.46%) QA
3 23 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 15 (1.05%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.42%) HL7
7 4 (0.28%) DICOM
7 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.21%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.070%) GAAP
System Software
1 302 (21.19%) Active Directory
2 130 (9.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (5.19%) Hyper-V
4 59 (4.14%) vSphere
5 38 (2.67%) VMware ESX
6 25 (1.75%) Firmware
7 20 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.84%) XenApp
9 10 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (0.56%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.49%) vCloud
11 7 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (0.42%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.35%) Samba
13 5 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.35%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.21%) Oracle Clusterware
15 3 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 54 (3.79%) SCCM
2 32 (2.25%) NetBackup
3 30 (2.11%) HP Data Protector
4 29 (2.04%) Backup Exec
5 26 (1.82%) HP SIM
6 20 (1.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 18 (1.26%) Netcool
8 17 (1.19%) Icinga
8 17 (1.19%) OpenView
8 17 (1.19%) WSUS
9 14 (0.98%) Nagios
9 14 (0.98%) Puppet
9 14 (0.98%) SCOM
10 13 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
12 11 (0.77%) Cisco Prime
12 11 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
12 11 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
13 10 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
13 10 (0.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 528 (37.05%) Microsoft
2 280 (19.65%) Cisco
3 247 (17.33%) VMware
4 177 (12.42%) HP
5 104 (7.30%) Citrix
6 93 (6.53%) Juniper
7 78 (5.47%) F5
8 76 (5.33%) Oracle
9 65 (4.56%) CheckPoint
10 64 (4.49%) SolarWinds
11 58 (4.07%) Palo Alto
12 56 (3.93%) Dell
13 51 (3.58%) NetApp
13 51 (3.58%) Symantec
14 49 (3.44%) IBM
15 44 (3.09%) Remedy
16 35 (2.46%) EMC
17 26 (1.82%) SAP
18 24 (1.68%) 3PAR
18 24 (1.68%) LANDesk
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita plc
Salary: £19000 - £19500 per annum + 25% shift
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £24500 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £48000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
John Smith Son
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago