The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 10 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 5.56% 12.24% 2.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 100.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £38,750 £57,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.60% +40.24%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
Kent

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 West Malling region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 27.78% 12.24% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 11
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

SLA
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

SLA Salary Trend in West Malling

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Malling 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%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Acme Packet
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Verint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco