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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 54 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 26 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.65% 4.44% 3.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.95% 24.84% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 25
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £39,050 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -9.33%
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
84 157 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.78% 17.86% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 72 148 151
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £24,750 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £42,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 47 (56.63%) Microsoft
2 42 (50.60%) Windows
3 36 (43.37%) ITIL
3 36 (43.37%) MS Excel
4 26 (31.33%) Active Directory
5 23 (27.71%) MS Office
6 18 (21.69%) SQL
7 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
7 15 (18.07%) Firewall
8 14 (16.87%) Change Management
8 14 (16.87%) MCP
8 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (15.66%) Hyper-V
9 13 (15.66%) MS Exchange
9 13 (15.66%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (15.66%) VMware
10 12 (14.46%) SAN
10 12 (14.46%) Data Centre
11 11 (13.25%) Mentoring
11 11 (13.25%) Service Desk Management
11 11 (13.25%) Problem Management
11 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (13.25%) HP
11 11 (13.25%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (12.05%) Incident Management
12 10 (12.05%) LAN
12 10 (12.05%) WAN
12 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
12 10 (12.05%) Linux

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 13 (15.66%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.82%) IIS
3 4 (4.82%) Lync
3 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 36 (43.37%) MS Excel
2 23 (27.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Office 365
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) Firewall
2 12 (14.46%) SAN
3 10 (12.05%) LAN
3 10 (12.05%) WAN
3 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.23%) VoIP
5 4 (4.82%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (4.82%) Wireless
5 4 (4.82%) VLAN
5 4 (4.82%) IP Telephony
5 4 (4.82%) PBX
5 4 (4.82%) Network Security
6 3 (3.61%) DNS
7 2 (2.41%) QSIG
7 2 (2.41%) DPNSS
7 2 (2.41%) DSL
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) SQLPlus
2 6 (7.23%) RDBMS
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
1 7 (8.43%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Cantonese Language
3 1 (1.20%) French Language
3 1 (1.20%) Polish Language
3 1 (1.20%) Russian Language
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (31.33%) Analyst
2 15 (18.07%) Service Analyst
2 15 (18.07%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
3 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 6 (7.23%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (7.23%) Applications Specialist
4 6 (7.23%) DBA
5 5 (6.02%) Configuration Administrator
5 5 (6.02%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.02%) IT Administrator
5 5 (6.02%) Service Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Administrator
5 5 (6.02%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (4.82%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) Middleware
2 2 (2.41%) COM
3 1 (1.20%) HTML
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
3 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.46%) Data Centre
3 9 (10.84%) Clustering
3 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.23%) Replication
4 6 (7.23%) Data Structures
5 5 (6.02%) CMDB
6 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.61%) EPoS
7 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.20%) EFTPOS
8 1 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (50.60%) Windows
2 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.05%) Linux
4 8 (9.64%) UNIX
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.02%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.61%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.41%) AIX
8 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) ITIL
2 14 (16.87%) Change Management
3 11 (13.25%) Mentoring
3 11 (13.25%) Service Desk Management
3 11 (13.25%) Problem Management
3 11 (13.25%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (12.05%) Incident Management
5 8 (9.64%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.43%) Migration
6 7 (8.43%) Service Management
7 6 (7.23%) Data Architecture
7 6 (7.23%) Database Tuning
7 6 (7.23%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.02%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.82%) Supplier Management
9 4 (4.82%) Fault Management
9 4 (4.82%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.64%) Shell Script
2 8 (9.64%) Java
3 6 (7.23%) Perl
3 6 (7.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) MCP
2 13 (15.66%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
4 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
5 8 (9.64%) A+ Certification
5 8 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (9.64%) CCNA
6 6 (7.23%) Degree
7 3 (3.61%) MCSE
8 2 (2.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.20%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (31.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.66%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.61%) vCloud
5 3 (3.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (7.23%) Data Guard
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (3.61%) SCOM
3 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 47 (56.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.66%) VMware
3 11 (13.25%) HP
4 9 (10.84%) NetApp
5 8 (9.64%) Cisco
6 7 (8.43%) Citrix
7 6 (7.23%) EMC
7 6 (7.23%) Sun
7 6 (7.23%) CommVault
7 6 (7.23%) Oracle
8 2 (2.41%) ATG
8 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.41%) Mitel
9 1 (1.20%) JD Edwards
Southampton, Hampshire
Amicus ITS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago