The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 47 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 9 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.49% 3.15% 0.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 23.17% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 4
Median salary £27,000 £24,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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 Suffolk region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
36 82 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.97% 13.60% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 68 22
Median salary £30,000 £29,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £46,450
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SLA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SLA Salary Trend in Suffolk

SLA
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

SLA Salary Histogram in Suffolk

SLA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +27 5 £47,500 +97.91%
Bury St Edmunds -12 4 £26,750 +21.59%
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
3 10 (52.63%) ITIL
3 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
4 9 (47.37%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
7 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) MS Office
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) High Availability
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
8 3 (15.79%) QA
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (10.53%) Replication

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (10.53%) OLTP
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQLPlus
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Toad
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (31.58%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Software Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Software Support Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Support Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Administrator
6 3 (15.79%) DBA
7 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
7 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Problem Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
8 1 (5.26%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.26%) JMS
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
1 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
2 9 (47.37%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) Presales
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) VMware