Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 91 60
Rank change year-on-year +35 -31 +5
Permanent jobs citing SLA 107 86 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.44% 3.01% 4.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.97% 25.07% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 44 107
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £31,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% +4.17% +7.33%
10th Percentile £25,225 £20,875 £18,500
90th Percentile £56,725 £64,875 £61,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -

SLA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 357 343 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.81% 12.00% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 265 231 262
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £44,500 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.88% +15.71% -14.63%
10th Percentile £28,497 £27,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,000 £61,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing SLA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Buckinghamshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SLA in Buckinghamshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Buckinghamshire

SLA
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +17 77 £42,500 +30.77% 8
High Wycombe +3 11 £37,000 +70.11% 4
Newport Pagnell +5 7 £42,500 +51.79%
Aylesbury +20 2 £36,000 -31.43%
Princes Risborough - 2 £25,000 -
Bletchley - 1 - -
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 37 (34.58%) Windows
2 31 (28.97%) Linux
2 31 (28.97%) Microsoft
3 24 (22.43%) Service Delivery
3 24 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (20.56%) ITIL
5 21 (19.63%) Windows 7
6 19 (17.76%) Data Protection
6 19 (17.76%) SQL
6 19 (17.76%) Change Management
7 18 (16.82%) PHP
7 18 (16.82%) SaaS
7 18 (16.82%) Redis
7 18 (16.82%) Information Security
8 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (14.95%) GDPR
9 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Office
9 15 (14.02%) Management Information System
10 14 (13.08%) Scrum
10 14 (13.08%) MySQL
10 14 (13.08%) HTML
10 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
10 14 (13.08%) CSS
10 14 (13.08%) WAN
10 14 (13.08%) Web Development
10 14 (13.08%) Git (software)
10 14 (13.08%) Node.js
10 14 (13.08%) Hindi Language
10 14 (13.08%) Punjabi Language
10 14 (13.08%) Urdu Language

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
1 6 (5.61%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (3.74%) Apache
2 4 (3.74%) nginx
3 2 (1.87%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.82%) SaaS
2 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (13.08%) AWS Lambda
3 14 (13.08%) DigitalOcean
3 14 (13.08%) Serverless
4 9 (8.41%) Office 365
5 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (4.67%) IaaS
6 5 (4.67%) PaaS
7 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.08%) WAN
2 13 (12.15%) Firewall
3 11 (10.28%) MPLS
4 10 (9.35%) LAN
5 9 (8.41%) VPN
6 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.67%) BGP
8 4 (3.74%) ATM
8 4 (3.74%) DMVPN
8 4 (3.74%) Ethernet
8 4 (3.74%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (3.74%) IPsec
8 4 (3.74%) TACACS
8 4 (3.74%) VoIP
8 4 (3.74%) Wireless
8 4 (3.74%) xDSL
9 3 (2.80%) OSPF
10 2 (1.87%) SAN
10 2 (1.87%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) Redis
2 14 (13.08%) MySQL
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.61%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
6 1 (0.93%) DB2
6 1 (0.93%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (0.93%) GIS
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (13.08%) Hindi Language
1 14 (13.08%) Punjabi Language
1 14 (13.08%) Urdu Language
2 13 (12.15%) Law
3 11 (10.28%) Finance
4 10 (9.35%) Back Office
4 10 (9.35%) Legal
5 7 (6.54%) Telecoms
6 6 (5.61%) Advertising
7 4 (3.74%) French Language
8 3 (2.80%) Banking
8 3 (2.80%) German Language
8 3 (2.80%) Italian Language
9 2 (1.87%) Electronics
9 2 (1.87%) Marketing
10 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (24.30%) Analyst
2 15 (14.02%) Developer
2 15 (14.02%) Service Analyst
2 15 (14.02%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (8.41%) Applications Support
3 9 (8.41%) Network Engineer
3 9 (8.41%) Support Analyst
3 9 (8.41%) Team Leader
4 8 (7.48%) DBA
5 7 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (6.54%) IT Support
5 7 (6.54%) SQL DBA
6 6 (5.61%) Application Support Team Leader
6 6 (5.61%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (5.61%) SQL Server DBA
6 6 (5.61%) Support Team Leader
7 5 (4.67%) IT Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.67%) SharePoint Support
7 5 (4.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.08%) AngularJS
1 14 (13.08%) CSS
1 14 (13.08%) HTML
1 14 (13.08%) Node.js
2 11 (10.28%) Express
2 11 (10.28%) Sails.js
3 6 (5.61%) MEAN Stack
4 4 (3.74%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (3.74%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.93%) CGI
5 1 (0.93%) Kafka
5 1 (0.93%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (0.93%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.02%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.08%) User Experience
3 7 (6.54%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.61%) Clustering
4 6 (5.61%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.61%) iPhone
4 6 (5.61%) Replication
5 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.67%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.67%) HACMP
6 4 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.80%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.93%) CCTV
8 1 (0.93%) IVR
8 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.58%) Windows
2 31 (28.97%) Linux
3 21 (19.63%) Windows 7
4 10 (9.35%) Unix
4 10 (9.35%) Windows Server
5 7 (6.54%) Android
6 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.67%) AIX
7 5 (4.67%) Solaris
7 5 (4.67%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.87%) MVS
9 2 (1.87%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (22.43%) Service Delivery
2 22 (20.56%) ITIL
3 19 (17.76%) Change Management
3 19 (17.76%) Data Protection
4 18 (16.82%) Information Security
5 14 (13.08%) Scrum
5 14 (13.08%) Web Development
6 13 (12.15%) Information Security Management
6 13 (12.15%) ISMS
6 13 (12.15%) Security Management
7 12 (11.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (11.21%) Performance Optimisation
8 11 (10.28%) TDD
8 11 (10.28%) Ticket Management
9 9 (8.41%) Incident Management
9 9 (8.41%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (7.48%) ETL
10 8 (7.48%) Front End Development
11 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.76%) SQL
2 18 (16.82%) PHP
3 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.28%) ES6
4 11 (10.28%) ES8
5 9 (8.41%) Java
6 7 (6.54%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.67%) Python
8 4 (3.74%) Perl
8 4 (3.74%) Ruby
9 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.93%) C
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (8.41%) CCNA
3 6 (5.61%) CCNP
4 4 (3.74%) CCVP
4 4 (3.74%) Degree
4 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) ISEB
5 2 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.87%) MCP
5 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CCIE
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) MCSA
6 1 (0.93%) MCSE
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.93%) RHCE
6 1 (0.93%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.93%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.95%) GDPR
2 3 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.87%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (13.08%) Docker
2 13 (12.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (4.67%) GPFS
5 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Nessus
1 4 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.87%) Ansible
2 2 (1.87%) Control-M
2 2 (1.87%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (0.93%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.93%) Netcool
3 1 (0.93%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 31 (28.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.15%) Sony
3 12 (11.21%) Citrix
3 12 (11.21%) VMware
4 10 (9.35%) iManage
5 7 (6.54%) Cisco
6 6 (5.61%) SAP
7 5 (4.67%) NetApp
7 5 (4.67%) Oracle
7 5 (4.67%) Remedy
8 4 (3.74%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.80%) Juniper
9 3 (2.80%) Mitel
9 3 (2.80%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.93%) Apple
10 1 (0.93%) Draytek
10 1 (0.93%) IronPort
10 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.93%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.93%) Veritas