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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 58 39 56
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.94% 6.36% 2.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% 39.44% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 8
Average salary £37,500 £40,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.97% +53.77%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
25 71 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.84% 16.14% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 57 43
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £27,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (66.67%) ITIL
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 20 (60.61%) Windows
4 16 (48.48%) Finance
5 15 (45.45%) Linux
5 15 (45.45%) Problem Management
6 14 (42.42%) Time Management
6 14 (42.42%) Apache Solr
6 14 (42.42%) UNIX
6 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
6 14 (42.42%) J2EE
6 14 (42.42%) DB2
6 14 (42.42%) Java
6 14 (42.42%) PL/SQL
6 14 (42.42%) HTTP
6 14 (42.42%) IBM
6 14 (42.42%) Sun
7 12 (36.36%) Retail
8 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 10 (30.30%) Change Management
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) QlikView
11 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
12 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
12 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
13 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
13 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
13 3 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
13 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 14 (42.42%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Lync
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Agresso
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) HTTP
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) LAN
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) MPLS
3 2 (6.06%) OSPF
3 2 (6.06%) BGP
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) DB2
2 6 (18.18%) QlikView
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Support Manager
2 9 (27.27%) Delivery Manager
2 9 (27.27%) Services Delivery Manager
2 9 (27.27%) Service Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.03%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 14 (42.42%) UNIX
4 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) ITIL
2 15 (45.45%) Problem Management
3 14 (42.42%) Time Management
3 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
4 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 10 (30.30%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (6.06%) Network Design
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) Change Control
8 1 (3.03%) Workflow
8 1 (3.03%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.03%) Release Management
8 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) MCP
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.09%) MCTS
2 2 (6.06%) CCNP
2 2 (6.06%) CCNA
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Sun
1 14 (42.42%) IBM
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Remedy
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
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