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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 68 66 95
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Permanent jobs citing SLA 759 889 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.97% 4.19% 3.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.09% 33.76% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 616 672 565
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
2609 2633 2718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.65% 12.40% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2102 2073 2086
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,908
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,200 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Surrey +21 188 £38,500 +18.46% 10
Hampshire +13 181 £33,000 -2.94% 21
Berkshire -33 168 £41,500 +10.66% 14
Buckinghamshire -5 79 £26,750 -33.12% 4
Kent -5 50 £26,000 +4.00% 3
Oxfordshire +10 42 £41,250 +4.43% 5
East Sussex +9 22 £32,000 +23.07% 2
West Sussex -45 16 £44,475 +9.81% 1
Middlesex +16 9 £41,250 +37.50%
M4 Corridor +2 2 £48,750 -15.21%
Isle of Wight +5 1 £23,500 -67.58%
Home Counties - 1 £30,000 -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 632 (41.31%) Windows
2 629 (41.11%) ITIL
3 571 (37.32%) Microsoft
4 405 (26.47%) MS Excel
5 352 (23.01%) Active Directory
6 347 (22.68%) VMware
7 335 (21.90%) Cisco
8 291 (19.02%) Windows Server
9 255 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 240 (15.69%) Firewall
11 237 (15.49%) Cisco Certification
12 230 (15.03%) Finance
13 219 (14.31%) MS Exchange
14 212 (13.86%) MS Office
15 208 (13.59%) Windows Server 2008
16 207 (13.53%) Service Management
17 200 (13.07%) SQL
18 195 (12.75%) Linux
19 194 (12.68%) LAN
20 181 (11.83%) CCNA
21 177 (11.57%) WAN
22 173 (11.31%) Incident Management
23 167 (10.92%) SQL Server
24 165 (10.78%) DNS
24 165 (10.78%) HP
25 150 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
26 149 (9.74%) TCP/IP
26 149 (9.74%) VMware Infrastructure
27 147 (9.61%) Security Cleared
28 146 (9.54%) Unix

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
1 219 (14.31%) MS Exchange
2 126 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 73 (4.77%) SharePoint
5 67 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (1.90%) Skype for Business
7 23 (1.50%) IIS
8 21 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (1.24%) MS Project Server
9 19 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.59%) Apache
11 9 (0.59%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.52%) CMS
13 7 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2000
13 7 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.33%) SAS
15 4 (0.26%) NetWeaver
15 4 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 405 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 212 (13.86%) MS Office
3 34 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.31%) MS Project
5 19 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
4 13 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
5 9 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.26%) Maximo
8 3 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.20%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.065%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.065%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.065%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 74 (4.84%) Office 365
2 48 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (3.07%) SaaS
4 29 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (0.78%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.33%) IaaS
7 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.20%) Dropbox
8 2 (0.13%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.065%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.065%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.065%) PaaS
9 1 (0.065%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 240 (15.69%) Firewall
2 194 (12.68%) LAN
3 177 (11.57%) WAN
4 165 (10.78%) DNS
5 149 (9.74%) TCP/IP
6 113 (7.39%) DHCP
7 84 (5.49%) VoIP
8 77 (5.03%) Internet
9 68 (4.44%) SAN
10 57 (3.73%) OSPF
11 56 (3.66%) BGP
12 54 (3.53%) VPN
13 53 (3.46%) Cisco ASA
14 52 (3.40%) Wireless
15 50 (3.27%) Cisco Nexus
16 46 (3.01%) Ethernet
16 46 (3.01%) MPLS
17 38 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
18 30 (1.96%) SSL
19 26 (1.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 51 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (3.07%) MySQL
4 37 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (1.24%) Oracle Database
8 18 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 15 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (0.72%) MS Access
10 11 (0.72%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.65%) PerformancePoint
11 10 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (0.46%) QlikView
14 6 (0.39%) Big Data
14 6 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (1.90%) Git (software)
2 20 (1.31%) Subversion
3 17 (1.11%) TeamCity
4 12 (0.78%) JIRA
4 12 (0.78%) JUnit
4 12 (0.78%) Maven
5 11 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (0.52%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.46%) Ant
8 6 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.33%) SonarQube
10 4 (0.26%) EasyMock
10 4 (0.26%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.20%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.20%) Gradle
11 3 (0.20%) Mockito
12 2 (0.13%) MSTest
13 1 (0.065%) Vagrant
General
1 230 (15.03%) Finance
2 129 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 36 (2.35%) Billing
4 32 (2.09%) Retail
5 31 (2.03%) Banking
6 27 (1.76%) German Language
6 27 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 21 (1.37%) French Language
8 20 (1.31%) Front Office
9 19 (1.24%) Legal
10 14 (0.92%) Marketing
11 10 (0.65%) Publishing
12 8 (0.52%) Electronics
12 8 (0.52%) Games
13 6 (0.39%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.39%) Local Government
14 5 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.26%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 383 (25.03%) Analyst
2 257 (16.80%) Support Engineer
3 184 (12.03%) Service Analyst
4 169 (11.05%) Support Analyst
5 163 (10.65%) Service Desk Analyst
6 141 (9.22%) Service Manager
7 134 (8.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 126 (8.24%) Network Engineer
9 89 (5.82%) 1st Line Support
10 84 (5.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 83 (5.42%) Service Desk Support
12 76 (4.97%) IT Support
13 75 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 75 (4.90%) Services Delivery Manager
14 74 (4.84%) Delivery Manager
14 74 (4.84%) Service Desk Support Analyst
15 73 (4.77%) Administrator
16 63 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support
16 63 (4.12%) VMware Engineer
17 62 (4.05%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.01%) .NET
2 34 (2.22%) Web Services
3 26 (1.70%) HTML
4 22 (1.44%) XML
5 17 (1.11%) CSS
5 17 (1.11%) Middleware
6 15 (0.98%) ASP.NET
7 10 (0.65%) Flash
7 10 (0.65%) REST
8 9 (0.59%) SOAP
8 9 (0.59%) XSLT
9 8 (0.52%) EJB
9 8 (0.52%) Spring
10 7 (0.46%) 802.1X
10 7 (0.46%) Ajax
10 7 (0.46%) JSP
10 7 (0.46%) XHTML
11 6 (0.39%) jQuery
11 6 (0.39%) Software Packaging
12 4 (0.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 146 (9.54%) Data Centre
2 139 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (5.42%) Management Information System
4 51 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 48 (3.14%) Blackberry
6 44 (2.88%) Replication
7 31 (2.03%) Computer Science
7 31 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (1.90%) Clustering
9 28 (1.83%) Client/Server
10 25 (1.63%) HP Storage
11 23 (1.50%) Mathematics
12 22 (1.44%) Statistics
13 19 (1.24%) IVR
14 15 (0.98%) CMDB
15 14 (0.92%) Fat Client
15 14 (0.92%) Thin Client
16 12 (0.78%) EMC VNX
16 12 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
17 10 (0.65%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 632 (41.31%) Windows
2 291 (19.02%) Windows Server
3 208 (13.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 195 (12.75%) Linux
5 150 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 146 (9.54%) Unix
7 126 (8.24%) Windows 7
8 114 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 95 (6.21%) Windows 8
10 55 (3.59%) Windows XP
11 43 (2.81%) Solaris
12 39 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 30 (1.96%) Windows 10
14 29 (1.90%) Mac OS X
15 23 (1.50%) Windows 2000
16 20 (1.31%) Windows Vista
17 13 (0.85%) AIX
17 13 (0.85%) CentOS
18 11 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
19 10 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 629 (41.11%) ITIL
2 255 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 207 (13.53%) Service Management
4 173 (11.31%) Incident Management
5 139 (9.08%) Change Management
6 129 (8.43%) Mentoring
7 109 (7.12%) Problem Management
8 100 (6.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 95 (6.21%) ITSM
10 86 (5.62%) ITIL V3
11 81 (5.29%) Project Management
12 78 (5.10%) CRM
13 76 (4.97%) Line Management
14 74 (4.84%) Coaching
15 69 (4.51%) PRINCE2
16 64 (4.18%) Agile Software Development
17 58 (3.79%) Presales
18 53 (3.46%) Continuous Improvement
19 47 (3.07%) Business Intelligence
19 47 (3.07%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 200 (13.07%) SQL
2 37 (2.42%) C
2 37 (2.42%) Java
3 36 (2.35%) C#
4 31 (2.03%) PowerShell
5 21 (1.37%) Perl
6 20 (1.31%) JavaScript
7 16 (1.05%) VB
8 14 (0.92%) Python
9 10 (0.65%) C++
10 9 (0.59%) Bash Shell
11 8 (0.52%) VB.NET
11 8 (0.52%) VBScript
12 6 (0.39%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.39%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.39%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.26%) PHP
13 4 (0.26%) VB6
14 3 (0.20%) Korn
14 3 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 237 (15.49%) Cisco Certification
2 181 (11.83%) CCNA
3 147 (9.61%) Security Cleared
4 136 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 125 (8.17%) Degree
6 111 (7.25%) CCNP
6 111 (7.25%) SC Cleared
7 49 (3.20%) MCSA
7 49 (3.20%) MCSE
8 47 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
9 44 (2.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 42 (2.75%) MCP
11 40 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 36 (2.35%) MCTS
13 34 (2.22%) JNCIA
13 34 (2.22%) MOS
14 31 (2.03%) JNCIS
15 29 (1.90%) MCITP
16 28 (1.83%) A+ Certification
17 21 (1.37%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (1.44%) QA
3 17 (1.11%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.85%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.59%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.26%) HL7
8 3 (0.20%) DICOM
8 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.13%) BS7799
10 1 (0.065%) GAAP
System Software
1 352 (23.01%) Active Directory
2 149 (9.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (7.06%) Hyper-V
4 89 (5.82%) vSphere
5 40 (2.61%) VMware ESX
6 37 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (1.83%) XenApp
8 17 (1.11%) XenDesktop
9 15 (0.98%) Terminal Services
10 14 (0.92%) Firmware
11 10 (0.65%) Samba
11 10 (0.65%) vCloud
12 8 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.26%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 62 (4.05%) SCCM
2 47 (3.07%) Backup Exec
3 36 (2.35%) SCOM
4 33 (2.16%) HP SIM
5 29 (1.90%) NetBackup
6 28 (1.83%) HP Data Protector
6 28 (1.83%) Puppet
7 25 (1.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 24 (1.57%) Nagios
9 17 (1.11%) OpenView
10 15 (0.98%) Netcool
11 14 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
12 13 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
13 12 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
13 12 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
13 12 (0.78%) WSUS
14 11 (0.72%) Icinga
15 10 (0.65%) Cisco IPCC
16 7 (0.46%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 571 (37.32%) Microsoft
2 347 (22.68%) VMware
3 335 (21.90%) Cisco
4 165 (10.78%) HP
5 138 (9.02%) Citrix
6 105 (6.86%) Juniper
7 80 (5.23%) CheckPoint
8 76 (4.97%) F5
9 74 (4.84%) SolarWinds
10 65 (4.25%) NetApp
11 64 (4.18%) Oracle
11 64 (4.18%) Symantec
12 59 (3.86%) Dell
12 59 (3.86%) Palo Alto
13 58 (3.79%) IBM
14 51 (3.33%) Remedy
15 42 (2.75%) EMC
16 28 (1.83%) Red Hat
17 27 (1.76%) Blue Coat
17 27 (1.76%) Riverbed
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cobham, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £54163.00 - £59863.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East
IntaPeople
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + benefits + career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus + 10% car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package.
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Malling
Capita plc
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead
Capita plc
Posted: 13 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Woking
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 14 days ago
West Malling
Capita plc
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Shift
Posted: 15 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
TDA Group
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago