The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 59 46 63
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.47% 3.24% 1.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% 35.29% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 9
Average salary £37,500 £20,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.92% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £29,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,625 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +2.85%
SLA
East of England

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
18 51 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.23% 9.19% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 48 44
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -4 2 £37,500 -6.25%
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco