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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 11 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 4.17% 5.36% 6.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 23.08% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £31,500 £47,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% +97.91%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
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
5 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 20.83% 23.21% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 9
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

The demand trend of job ads across the West Malling region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Malling region with a requirement for SLA.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Clustering
5 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
5 1 (12.50%) MOS
5 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Online Banking
5 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (12.50%) IPFX
5 1 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) ADSL
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) FWSM
2 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Junior
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Support
2 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MOS
1 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) IPFX
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
3 1 (12.50%) Openreach
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec