The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 61 41 62
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Permanent jobs citing SLA 25 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.62% 5.51% 3.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.33% 28.39% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 26
Average salary £29,000 £47,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.94% +25.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
123 155 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.89% 19.42% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 102 140 139
Average salary £31,066 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.33% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 30 (62.50%) Windows
2 26 (54.17%) ITIL
3 25 (52.08%) MS Excel
3 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
4 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 14 (29.17%) Incident Management
6 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
7 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 12 (25.00%) SQL
8 11 (22.92%) MS Office
8 11 (22.92%) Cisco
9 9 (18.75%) Service Management
9 9 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (18.75%) Citrix
9 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (18.75%) VMware
9 9 (18.75%) Problem Management
9 9 (18.75%) MCITP
10 8 (16.67%) MCSA
11 7 (14.58%) IBM
11 7 (14.58%) HP
11 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.50%) Server+ Certification
12 6 (12.50%) Firewall
12 6 (12.50%) Degree
12 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
12 6 (12.50%) Back Office
12 6 (12.50%) Dell
12 6 (12.50%) LAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.33%) Lync
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (52.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
1 6 (12.50%) LAN
1 6 (12.50%) WAN
2 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) VLAN
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (4.17%) IPsec
3 2 (4.17%) BGP
3 2 (4.17%) EIGRP
3 2 (4.17%) HSRP
3 2 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.50%) Back Office
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Support Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Team Leader
5 6 (12.50%) Network Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (12.50%) Network Operations Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Service Desk Manager
7 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Middleware
2 2 (4.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Statistics
1 3 (6.25%) Kindle
2 2 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) ITIL
2 14 (29.17%) Incident Management
3 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
4 9 (18.75%) Service Management
4 9 (18.75%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.33%) Software Deployment
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
6 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) High Availability
7 2 (4.17%) ITSM
7 2 (4.17%) Migration
7 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.17%) Network Design
7 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.17%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (2.08%) Software Distribution
8 1 (2.08%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) C#
2 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (18.75%) MCITP
2 8 (16.67%) MCSA
3 6 (12.50%) Server+ Certification
3 6 (12.50%) Degree
4 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.17%) MCSE
6 2 (4.17%) MCP
6 2 (4.17%) CCIE
6 2 (4.17%) CCNA
7 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CCA
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CCNP
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.08%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) UAG
4 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Cisco
3 9 (18.75%) Citrix
3 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 7 (14.58%) IBM
4 7 (14.58%) HP
5 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.50%) Dell
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle
7 2 (4.17%) F5
7 2 (4.17%) Juniper
8 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.08%) Symantec
8 1 (2.08%) Remedy
8 1 (2.08%) Wyse
8 1 (2.08%) Veeam
8 1 (2.08%) Infoblox
Southampton, Hampshire
Technology Resourcing
Salary: £22000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago