The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 35 60 42
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Permanent jobs citing SLA 59 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.84% 2.65% 5.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.82% 19.23% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 39
Average salary £28,500 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,600 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
SLA
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
152 130 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.63% 13.77% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 125 111 149
Average salary £37,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SLA
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

SLA Salary Trend in Southampton

SLA
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (54.55%) Windows
2 46 (52.27%) Microsoft
3 38 (43.18%) ITIL
4 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
5 22 (25.00%) Firewall
5 22 (25.00%) SQL
6 21 (23.86%) Active Directory
7 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
8 18 (20.45%) MS Office
8 18 (20.45%) HP
9 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (18.18%) NetApp
11 15 (17.05%) Linux
12 14 (15.91%) SAN
12 14 (15.91%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (15.91%) PowerShell
13 13 (14.77%) Mentoring
13 13 (14.77%) Cisco
13 13 (14.77%) UNIX
14 12 (13.64%) MCP
14 12 (13.64%) VMware
14 12 (13.64%) Change Management
14 12 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (13.64%) Hyper-V
15 11 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
15 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (11.36%) Office 365
16 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (11.36%) vSphere

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (3.41%) Lync
2 2 (2.27%) IIS
2 2 (2.27%) JBoss
2 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 18 (20.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (11.36%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.00%) Firewall
2 14 (15.91%) SAN
3 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.68%) LAN
4 5 (5.68%) WAN
5 4 (4.55%) VoIP
6 3 (3.41%) PBX
6 3 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.27%) Wireless
7 2 (2.27%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.27%) Network Security
7 2 (2.27%) VPN
7 2 (2.27%) DNS
7 2 (2.27%) DPNSS
7 2 (2.27%) DSL
7 2 (2.27%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (6.82%) RDBMS
2 6 (6.82%) SQLPlus
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
1 8 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (27.27%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Service Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.36%) Consultant
5 9 (10.23%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 6 (6.82%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Services Delivery Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Service Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (6.82%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 6 (6.82%) Applications Specialist
7 6 (6.82%) DBA
7 6 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Data Centre Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Administrator
8 5 (5.68%) Configuration Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) Middleware
2 3 (3.41%) COM
3 1 (1.14%) WAP
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.36%) Private Cloud
3 9 (10.23%) Management Information System
4 8 (9.09%) Clustering
5 6 (6.82%) Replication
5 6 (6.82%) Data Structures
6 5 (5.68%) CMDB
7 2 (2.27%) EPoS
8 1 (1.14%) NHS
8 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.14%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 48 (54.55%) Windows
2 15 (17.05%) Linux
3 13 (14.77%) UNIX
4 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.68%) Windows 2000
5 5 (5.68%) Solaris
5 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) ITIL
2 13 (14.77%) Mentoring
3 12 (13.64%) Change Management
4 11 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (10.23%) Service Desk Management
6 8 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.95%) Service Management
7 7 (7.95%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.82%) Problem Management
8 6 (6.82%) Data Architecture
8 6 (6.82%) Database Tuning
8 6 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.82%) Migration
8 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.55%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.00%) SQL
2 14 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 8 (9.09%) Java
4 6 (6.82%) Perl
4 6 (6.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.91%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (13.64%) MCP
4 10 (11.36%) MCSE
5 9 (10.23%) A+ Certification
6 8 (9.09%) CCNA
6 8 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.55%) MCSA
8 4 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.14%) HL7
System Software
1 21 (23.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.36%) vSphere
3 10 (11.36%) vCloud
4 6 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (6.82%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.45%) HP
3 16 (18.18%) NetApp
4 13 (14.77%) Cisco
5 12 (13.64%) VMware
6 6 (6.82%) Oracle
6 6 (6.82%) Sun
6 6 (6.82%) EMC
6 6 (6.82%) CommVault
7 5 (5.68%) Juniper
7 5 (5.68%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.68%) Blue Coat
7 5 (5.68%) Sourcefire
7 5 (5.68%) Crossbeam
7 5 (5.68%) F5
8 3 (3.41%) Mitel
9 2 (2.27%) ATG
9 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.27%) Citrix
10 1 (1.14%) JD Edwards
Southampton, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £17,000 - £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago