The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 24 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 3.26% 1.71% 2.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.09% 42.86% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £27,500 - £17,250
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +0.71%
SLA
Hertfordshire

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 Stevenage region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
23 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 12.50% 4.00% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 23
Average salary £29,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £33,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SLA
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

SLA Salary Trend in Stevenage

SLA
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Stevenage

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Puppet
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) vCloud

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) vCloud
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft