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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 58 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 21 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.08% 4.26% 3.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.93% 22.64% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 28
Average salary £30,000 £24,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -23.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £21,200 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.09%
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
81 159 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.88% 18.82% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 71 147 144
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £48,000
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 28 August 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Southampton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 35 (48.61%) Windows
3 32 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 29 (40.28%) ITIL
5 23 (31.94%) Active Directory
6 21 (29.17%) MS Office
7 15 (20.83%) Problem Management
7 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
8 14 (19.44%) Change Management
9 13 (18.06%) MCP
9 13 (18.06%) Incident Management
10 12 (16.67%) VMware
11 11 (15.28%) Firewall
11 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
11 11 (15.28%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
12 10 (13.89%) Service Desk Management
12 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
12 10 (13.89%) LAN
12 10 (13.89%) WAN
12 10 (13.89%) SQL
12 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
13 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
13 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
14 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (11.11%) Data Centre
14 8 (11.11%) SAN
14 8 (11.11%) Citrix

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.56%) Lync
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 21 (29.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) Firewall
1 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
2 10 (13.89%) LAN
2 10 (13.89%) WAN
3 8 (11.11%) SAN
4 7 (9.72%) VoIP
5 4 (5.56%) PBX
5 4 (5.56%) Network Security
5 4 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (5.56%) Wireless
5 4 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 4 (5.56%) VLAN
6 3 (4.17%) DNS
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.78%) DPNSS
7 2 (2.78%) DSL
7 2 (2.78%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.78%) SQLPlus
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.33%) Retail
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Cantonese Language
3 1 (1.39%) French Language
3 1 (1.39%) Polish Language
3 1 (1.39%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Analyst
2 11 (15.28%) Service Analyst
2 11 (15.28%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (6.94%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Administrator
6 4 (5.56%) IT Administrator
6 4 (5.56%) Configuration Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.17%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.78%) Junior
8 2 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (2.78%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.39%) HTML
2 1 (1.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.94%) Clustering
4 4 (5.56%) CMDB
4 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.17%) EPoS
6 2 (2.78%) Replication
6 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) EFTPOS
7 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (48.61%) Windows
2 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.33%) Linux
4 6 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.56%) Windows Vista
5 4 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.56%) UNIX
6 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.78%) AIX
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) ITIL
2 15 (20.83%) Problem Management
3 14 (19.44%) Change Management
4 13 (18.06%) Incident Management
5 10 (13.89%) Service Desk Management
5 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 8 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.72%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.94%) People Management
9 5 (6.94%) Resource Management
9 5 (6.94%) Supplier Management
9 5 (6.94%) Service Management
9 5 (6.94%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.56%) Fault Management
10 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.17%) Business Process Improvement
11 3 (4.17%) DevOps
11 3 (4.17%) Performance Management
11 3 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.56%) Java
3 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.78%) Perl
4 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) MCP
2 11 (15.28%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.72%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (9.72%) A+ Certification
4 7 (9.72%) CCNA
5 5 (6.94%) Degree
6 1 (1.39%) ISEB
6 1 (1.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.39%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (31.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.78%) vSphere
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCOM
2 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.39%) SCCM
3 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) VMware
3 8 (11.11%) Citrix
4 7 (9.72%) Cisco
5 6 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (4.17%) EMC
6 3 (4.17%) Sun
6 3 (4.17%) NetApp
7 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.78%) ATG
7 2 (2.78%) Mitel
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle
7 2 (2.78%) CommVault
8 1 (1.39%) Brocade
8 1 (1.39%) 3PAR
Southampton, Hampshire
Amicus ITS
Salary: £20,000 per annum plus shift allowance of 15% of basic annual salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago