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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 74 83 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 590 733 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.64% 3.40% 3.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.34% 28.80% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 487 618 592
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +10.60%
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
1718 2545 2650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.61% 11.80% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 2123 2017
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +6.02%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -2 158 £40,000 -18.78% 17
Surrey +14 155 £37,500 +17.56% 6
Hampshire -17 96 £33,750 -10.00% 14
Buckinghamshire +13 82 £29,250 +6.36% 5
West Sussex +53 44 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East Sussex +41 21 £38,660 +95.74% 5
Oxfordshire +17 14 £29,500 -28.48% 1
Kent -22 12 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Sussex - 4 £56,250 -
M4 Corridor - 3 £27,500 -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 463 (39.14%) ITIL
2 422 (35.67%) Windows
3 369 (31.19%) Microsoft
4 230 (19.44%) Active Directory
4 230 (19.44%) MS Excel
5 208 (17.58%) Cisco
6 191 (16.15%) Finance
7 185 (15.64%) Service Delivery
8 184 (15.55%) Windows Server
9 172 (14.54%) SQL Server
10 163 (13.78%) SQL
11 155 (13.10%) VMware
12 153 (12.93%) Firewall
13 149 (12.60%) Telecoms
14 147 (12.43%) Service Management
15 145 (12.26%) Linux
16 142 (12.00%) Degree
17 138 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
18 132 (11.16%) TCP/IP
19 129 (10.90%) MS Office
20 127 (10.74%) DNS
21 123 (10.40%) MS Exchange
21 123 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
22 119 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
23 116 (9.81%) HP
23 116 (9.81%) Unix
24 111 (9.38%) Oracle
24 111 (9.38%) LAN
24 111 (9.38%) Data Centre
25 106 (8.96%) Security Cleared

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
1 123 (10.40%) MS Exchange
2 47 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (3.47%) SharePoint
4 29 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (1.86%) IIS
6 20 (1.69%) Skype for Business
7 15 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (1.01%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (0.93%) NetWeaver
10 8 (0.68%) Apache
10 8 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (0.68%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.59%) Apache Spark
11 7 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.59%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.51%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.51%) JBoss
13 5 (0.42%) CMS
13 5 (0.42%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 230 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 129 (10.90%) MS Office
3 35 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.34%) MS Project
7 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.17%) Maya
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.25%) FastStats
3 3 (0.25%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.085%) HFM
4 1 (0.085%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.085%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.085%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 72 (6.09%) Office 365
2 59 (4.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (1.94%) IaaS
5 19 (1.61%) SaaS
6 14 (1.18%) PaaS
7 7 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (0.51%) SoftLayer
9 5 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.25%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.085%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.085%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.085%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.085%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.085%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 153 (12.93%) Firewall
2 132 (11.16%) TCP/IP
3 127 (10.74%) DNS
4 111 (9.38%) LAN
5 105 (8.88%) WAN
6 83 (7.02%) VPN
7 76 (6.42%) SAN
8 66 (5.58%) BGP
9 61 (5.16%) Wireless
10 60 (5.07%) DHCP
10 60 (5.07%) MPLS
11 59 (4.99%) Cisco ASA
12 54 (4.56%) SNMP
13 45 (3.80%) Network Security
14 44 (3.72%) OSPF
15 33 (2.79%) SSL
16 32 (2.70%) VoIP
17 30 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
18 28 (2.37%) Ethernet
18 28 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (14.54%) SQL Server
2 49 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (3.89%) Oracle Database
4 26 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 23 (1.94%) MySQL
6 21 (1.78%) Big Data
6 21 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
6 21 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (1.52%) DB2
9 14 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.85%) Hadoop
12 9 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (0.68%) QlikView
14 7 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.51%) MS Access
15 6 (0.51%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 33 (2.79%) JIRA
2 7 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (0.59%) Vagrant
3 6 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.42%) Ant
4 5 (0.42%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.42%) HP UFT
4 5 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.34%) git-flow
5 4 (0.34%) Hudson
5 4 (0.34%) JUnit
5 4 (0.34%) Selenium
5 4 (0.34%) Subversion
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.25%) PeopleTools
6 3 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.17%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.085%) GitLab
8 1 (0.085%) Gradle
General
1 191 (16.15%) Finance
2 149 (12.60%) Telecoms
3 34 (2.87%) Billing
4 33 (2.79%) Retail
5 29 (2.45%) Electronics
6 27 (2.28%) Marketing
7 22 (1.86%) Banking
8 20 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.44%) Back Office
10 16 (1.35%) German Language
11 15 (1.27%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.85%) French Language
12 10 (0.85%) Publishing
13 8 (0.68%) Legal
14 6 (0.51%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.17%) Games
16 2 (0.17%) Military
17 1 (0.085%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.085%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 278 (23.50%) Analyst
2 128 (10.82%) Service Analyst
3 126 (10.65%) Support Engineer
4 115 (9.72%) Support Analyst
5 103 (8.71%) Service Desk Analyst
6 88 (7.44%) Service Manager
7 63 (5.33%) Network Engineer
8 62 (5.24%) Applications Support
9 61 (5.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 59 (4.99%) IT Manager
11 57 (4.82%) Administrator
11 57 (4.82%) Services Delivery Manager
12 55 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
13 51 (4.31%) 1st Line Support
14 47 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
15 45 (3.80%) Consultant
16 42 (3.55%) Help Desk Analyst
17 41 (3.47%) Technical Engineer
17 41 (3.47%) Technical Support
18 39 (3.30%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.89%) .NET
2 24 (2.03%) XML
3 21 (1.78%) Web Services
4 15 (1.27%) HTML
5 13 (1.10%) ASP.NET
5 13 (1.10%) J2EE
6 11 (0.93%) SAP Basis
7 9 (0.76%) ADO.NET
8 7 (0.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 7 (0.59%) XSLT
9 6 (0.51%) Middleware
9 6 (0.51%) Software Packaging
10 5 (0.42%) 802.1X
10 5 (0.42%) CSS
10 5 (0.42%) jQuery
10 5 (0.42%) JSP
11 4 (0.34%) EJB
11 4 (0.34%) JMS
11 4 (0.34%) JSF
11 4 (0.34%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 123 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 71 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 50 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.30%) Clustering
6 34 (2.87%) Statistics
7 32 (2.70%) Blackberry
7 32 (2.70%) Driving Licence
8 20 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.44%) Mathematics
10 16 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 15 (1.27%) PKI
12 13 (1.10%) CMDB
12 13 (1.10%) Private Cloud
13 12 (1.01%) e-Learning
13 12 (1.01%) Physics
13 12 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
14 11 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
14 11 (0.93%) Virtual Team
15 10 (0.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 422 (35.67%) Windows
2 184 (15.55%) Windows Server
3 145 (12.26%) Linux
4 119 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 116 (9.81%) Unix
6 106 (8.96%) Windows 7
7 71 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 69 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 65 (5.49%) Windows 8
10 50 (4.23%) Windows XP
11 29 (2.45%) Solaris
12 27 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (2.03%) Windows Vista
14 20 (1.69%) Windows 10
15 19 (1.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 13 (1.10%) AIX
16 13 (1.10%) Windows 2000
17 12 (1.01%) Mac OS X
18 11 (0.93%) Apple iOS
19 7 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (39.14%) ITIL
2 185 (15.64%) Service Delivery
3 147 (12.43%) Service Management
4 101 (8.54%) Incident Management
5 91 (7.69%) Change Management
6 90 (7.61%) ITSM
7 78 (6.59%) Project Management
8 76 (6.42%) CRM
9 74 (6.26%) Problem Management
10 65 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 57 (4.82%) Mentoring
12 51 (4.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 50 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
14 48 (4.06%) Line Management
14 48 (4.06%) Time Management
15 47 (3.97%) Change Control
16 46 (3.89%) Analytics
17 45 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
18 44 (3.72%) Ticket Management
19 42 (3.55%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 163 (13.78%) SQL
2 64 (5.41%) Java
3 32 (2.70%) C#
4 25 (2.11%) PowerShell
5 17 (1.44%) C
6 14 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 11 (0.93%) Python
8 10 (0.85%) Perl
8 10 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 9 (0.76%) Ruby
9 9 (0.76%) VB.NET
10 8 (0.68%) C++
11 7 (0.59%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.34%) AWK
12 4 (0.34%) sed
12 4 (0.34%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.25%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.25%) SQR
14 2 (0.17%) ABAP
14 2 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 142 (12.00%) Degree
2 138 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
3 106 (8.96%) Security Cleared
4 82 (6.93%) SC Cleared
5 80 (6.76%) CCNA
6 74 (6.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 67 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
8 64 (5.41%) CCNP
9 39 (3.30%) MCSA
10 33 (2.79%) JNCIS
11 29 (2.45%) JNCIA
12 27 (2.28%) CCIE
13 24 (2.03%) MCP
13 24 (2.03%) MCSE
14 19 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 17 (1.44%) CCDP
16 16 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 15 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
18 14 (1.18%) MCITP
19 13 (1.10%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.23%) QA
2 37 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (2.45%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.93%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.25%) HL7
8 2 (0.17%) COBIT
8 2 (0.17%) GAMP
8 2 (0.17%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 230 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 105 (8.88%) Hyper-V
3 104 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 61 (5.16%) vSphere
5 26 (2.20%) vCloud
6 21 (1.78%) Firmware
7 20 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.85%) ProxySG
10 8 (0.68%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.59%) Apache Flume
11 7 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.59%) XenApp
12 6 (0.51%) Docker
12 6 (0.51%) VMware ESX
13 5 (0.42%) BlackBerry Internet Service
14 4 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (0.34%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 3 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 27 (2.28%) Nagios
2 24 (2.03%) NetBackup
3 23 (1.94%) Backup Exec
4 21 (1.78%) SCCM
5 14 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 14 (1.18%) WSUS
6 13 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
6 13 (1.10%) SCOM
7 12 (1.01%) Control-M
7 12 (1.01%) Data Guard
8 11 (0.93%) Ansible
8 11 (0.93%) Tivoli
9 10 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
9 10 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
10 9 (0.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 9 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (0.76%) Puppet
11 8 (0.68%) vRealize
12 7 (0.59%) OpenView
Vendors
1 369 (31.19%) Microsoft
2 208 (17.58%) Cisco
3 155 (13.10%) VMware
4 116 (9.81%) HP
5 111 (9.38%) Oracle
6 93 (7.86%) Juniper
7 63 (5.33%) Palo Alto
8 54 (4.56%) F5
9 49 (4.14%) CheckPoint
10 48 (4.06%) IBM
11 46 (3.89%) Citrix
12 44 (3.72%) Dell
13 33 (2.79%) SAP
14 32 (2.70%) Avaya
14 32 (2.70%) Huawei
15 30 (2.54%) SolarWinds
16 29 (2.45%) NetApp
17 28 (2.37%) Remedy
18 25 (2.11%) Sun
19 23 (1.94%) Symantec
Richmond, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Littlehampton, West Sussex
Hiring People
Salary: £19k-£25k Depending on Experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networkers
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Adeptis Group
Salary: From £43,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Annual Leave, Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
MMR Research Worldwide
Salary: From £21,000 to £24,000 per annum dependent on skillset
Posted: 12 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £5000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago