The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 45 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 24 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.56% 3.06% 4.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.15% 47.83% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 7
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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 Watford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
52 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.89% 6.39% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 16 26
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £55,000 £54,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SLA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Watford

SLA
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Watford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
2 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (31.75%) Service Delivery
4 18 (28.57%) Service Management
5 17 (26.98%) ITIL
6 16 (25.40%) Project Management
7 15 (23.81%) MS Office
7 15 (23.81%) Finance
8 13 (20.63%) Windows
8 13 (20.63%) Change Management
9 10 (15.87%) Marketing
9 10 (15.87%) Adobe
9 10 (15.87%) Marketing Strategy
10 9 (14.29%) CRM
11 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
12 7 (11.11%) Degree
13 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (6.35%) Cisco
13 4 (6.35%) CCNP
13 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
13 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
13 4 (6.35%) SQL
13 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
13 4 (6.35%) Matrix Management
13 4 (6.35%) MCITP
13 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
13 4 (6.35%) Retail

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) Lync
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
2 15 (23.81%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) MS Project
3 3 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
1 1 (1.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) MPLS
2 2 (3.17%) OSPF
2 2 (3.17%) BGP
2 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) SAN
2 2 (3.17%) LAN
2 2 (3.17%) WAN
2 2 (3.17%) Network Security
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Maven
1 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.59%) Hudson
1 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Marketing
3 4 (6.35%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Legal
4 3 (4.76%) Advertising
5 2 (3.17%) Billing
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Service Manager
2 15 (23.81%) Delivery Manager
2 15 (23.81%) Services Delivery Manager
3 11 (17.46%) Service Desk Manager
4 8 (12.70%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Account Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Operations Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.17%) Voice Network Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Data Centre Operations Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Specialist
8 2 (3.17%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.76%) PMI
3 2 (3.17%) CMDB
3 2 (3.17%) Statistics
4 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.17%) AIX
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Service Delivery
2 18 (28.57%) Service Management
3 17 (26.98%) ITIL
4 16 (25.40%) Project Management
5 13 (20.63%) Change Management
6 10 (15.87%) Marketing Strategy
7 9 (14.29%) CRM
8 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.35%) Matrix Management
8 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.76%) Workflow
9 3 (4.76%) Supplier Management
9 3 (4.76%) QMS
9 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.76%) Migration
9 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.76%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.17%) Six Sigma
10 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.35%) CCNP
2 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.35%) MCITP
2 4 (6.35%) MCTS
3 3 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.76%) MBA
3 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.17%) GIAC
4 2 (3.17%) CISSP
4 2 (3.17%) CCNA
4 2 (3.17%) CCIE
4 2 (3.17%) EnCE
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) MCSA
5 1 (1.59%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) vSphere
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
2 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) Adobe
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco
4 3 (4.76%) Amdocs
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) HP
5 2 (3.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.59%) CollabNet
6 1 (1.59%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) Dell
6 1 (1.59%) BMC
6 1 (1.59%) CA
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