The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 11 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 4 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 8.51% 5.26% 13.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £46,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
SLA
South East

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 Sussex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 12.77% 8.77% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £40,250 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.16% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SLA
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

SLA Salary Trend in Sussex

SLA
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Sussex

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Operations
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat