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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 48 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 22 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.10% 3.01% 4.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.14% 44.00% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 7
Average salary £47,500 £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 £52,400 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.14%
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
51 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.50% 6.85% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 17 27
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 £22,000 £30,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 2 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Watford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 21 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 18 (28.57%) Service Management
3 17 (26.98%) ITIL
4 16 (25.40%) Project Management
5 15 (23.81%) Finance
6 14 (22.22%) MS Office
7 13 (20.63%) Change Management
8 12 (19.05%) Windows
9 10 (15.87%) Marketing
9 10 (15.87%) Adobe
9 10 (15.87%) Marketing Strategy
10 9 (14.29%) CRM
11 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
12 6 (9.52%) Degree
13 5 (7.94%) Matrix Management
14 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (6.35%) SQL
14 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
14 4 (6.35%) Cisco
14 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
14 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
14 4 (6.35%) CCNP
14 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (6.35%) MCITP
14 4 (6.35%) Supplier Management
14 4 (6.35%) MCTS

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (22.22%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) MS Project
3 3 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.59%) 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%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (3.17%) Network Security
2 2 (3.17%) LAN
2 2 (3.17%) WAN
2 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
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 3 (4.76%) Legal
3 3 (4.76%) Advertising
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Billing
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Service Manager
2 16 (25.40%) Services Delivery Manager
2 16 (25.40%) Delivery Manager
3 11 (17.46%) Service Desk Manager
4 7 (11.11%) 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%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.17%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.76%) PMI
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) CMDB
3 2 (3.17%) Statistics
4 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) AIX
3 1 (1.59%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) 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 5 (7.94%) Matrix Management
9 4 (6.35%) Supplier Management
9 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.76%) Workflow
10 3 (4.76%) Migration
10 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.76%) QMS
10 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.76%) Business Transformation
11 2 (3.17%) Performance Testing
11 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.35%) MCTS
2 4 (6.35%) MCITP
2 4 (6.35%) CCNP
2 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.76%) MBA
3 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.17%) CCIE
4 2 (3.17%) CCNA
5 1 (1.59%) CISSP
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) MCSA
5 1 (1.59%) GIAC
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) EnCE
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%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.59%) vSphere
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) Adobe
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) Amdocs
5 2 (3.17%) Fortinet
5 2 (3.17%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) Dell
6 1 (1.59%) BMC
6 1 (1.59%) CA
6 1 (1.59%) CollabNet
6 1 (1.59%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) SAP
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