Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 67 63
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 -13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 125 112 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.95% 3.97% 4.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.61% 30.77% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 80 61 87
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% +3.17% +14.55%
10th Percentile £25,450 £16,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £61,750
South East median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +7.14% -

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 351 364 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.90% 12.90% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 254 251 263
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £44,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.12% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,748 £26,250 £21,625
90th Percentile £64,925 £67,500 £61,750
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +11 91 £42,500 +30.77% 5
High Wycombe -8 15 £35,750 +64.37% 1
Newport Pagnell -4 5 £42,500 +51.79%
Princes Risborough - 2 £25,000 -
Marlow - 1 £32,500 -
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 52 (41.60%) Windows
2 36 (28.80%) Linux
3 35 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 33 (26.40%) Microsoft
5 29 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (22.40%) ITIL
7 27 (21.60%) Law
8 26 (20.80%) Microsoft Office
9 23 (18.40%) SaaS
9 23 (18.40%) Redis
9 23 (18.40%) PHP
10 21 (16.80%) Legal
10 21 (16.80%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (16.80%) Ticket Management
11 20 (16.00%) Data Protection
11 20 (16.00%) Back Office
11 20 (16.00%) Sony
11 20 (16.00%) Citrix
12 19 (15.20%) HTML
12 19 (15.20%) JavaScript
12 19 (15.20%) CSS
12 19 (15.20%) MySQL
12 19 (15.20%) Scrum
12 19 (15.20%) Git (software)
12 19 (15.20%) Hindi Language
12 19 (15.20%) Punjabi Language
12 19 (15.20%) Urdu Language
12 19 (15.20%) Node.js
12 19 (15.20%) AngularJS
12 19 (15.20%) Web Development

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 9 (7.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.20%) Apache
3 4 (3.20%) nginx
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.80%) IIS
4 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.40%) SaaS
2 21 (16.80%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (15.20%) AWS Lambda
3 19 (15.20%) DigitalOcean
3 19 (15.20%) Serverless
4 9 (7.20%) Office 365
5 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (4.00%) IaaS
6 5 (4.00%) PaaS
7 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.40%) Firewall
1 13 (10.40%) VPN
2 12 (9.60%) MPLS
3 10 (8.00%) WAN
4 6 (4.80%) ATM
4 6 (4.80%) DMVPN
4 6 (4.80%) Ethernet
4 6 (4.80%) IPsec
4 6 (4.80%) LAN
4 6 (4.80%) TACACS
4 6 (4.80%) Wireless
4 6 (4.80%) xDSL
5 5 (4.00%) BGP
6 4 (3.20%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.20%) VoIP
7 3 (2.40%) OSPF
7 3 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.60%) SAN
9 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) Redis
2 19 (15.20%) MySQL
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.40%) GIS
5 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.80%) Big Data
6 1 (0.80%) DB2
6 1 (0.80%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (15.20%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (21.60%) Law
2 21 (16.80%) Legal
3 20 (16.00%) Back Office
4 19 (15.20%) Hindi Language
4 19 (15.20%) Punjabi Language
4 19 (15.20%) Urdu Language
5 16 (12.80%) Finance
6 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
7 6 (4.80%) Advertising
7 6 (4.80%) French Language
8 3 (2.40%) Billing
8 3 (2.40%) German Language
8 3 (2.40%) Italian Language
9 2 (1.60%) Electronics
9 2 (1.60%) Marketing
10 1 (0.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (28.00%) Analyst
2 24 (19.20%) Service Analyst
2 24 (19.20%) Service Desk Analyst
3 22 (17.60%) Developer
4 21 (16.80%) Senior Analyst
5 20 (16.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (9.60%) Team Leader
7 11 (8.80%) Network Engineer
8 9 (7.20%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (7.20%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (7.20%) Full Stack Developer
8 9 (7.20%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 9 (7.20%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.40%) IT Support
10 6 (4.80%) DBA
10 6 (4.80%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
11 5 (4.00%) SharePoint Analyst
11 5 (4.00%) SharePoint Support
11 5 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.20%) AngularJS
1 19 (15.20%) CSS
1 19 (15.20%) HTML
1 19 (15.20%) Node.js
2 15 (12.00%) Express
2 15 (12.00%) Sails.js
3 9 (7.20%) MEAN Stack
4 4 (3.20%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (3.20%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.80%) .NET
5 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.80%) Kafka
5 1 (0.80%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (0.80%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.20%) User Experience
2 8 (6.40%) Blackberry
2 8 (6.40%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.60%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.80%) Clustering
4 6 (4.80%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.00%) HACMP
5 5 (4.00%) iPhone
5 5 (4.00%) Replication
6 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.20%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) IVR
7 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.60%) Windows
2 36 (28.80%) Linux
3 35 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (9.60%) Windows Server
5 9 (7.20%) Unix
5 9 (7.20%) Windows 10
6 7 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.80%) Android
7 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.00%) AIX
8 5 (4.00%) Solaris
9 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.60%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.40%) ITIL
3 21 (16.80%) Ticket Management
4 20 (16.00%) Data Protection
5 19 (15.20%) Scrum
5 19 (15.20%) Web Development
6 15 (12.00%) TDD
7 14 (11.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (10.40%) Change Management
9 10 (8.00%) Front End Development
9 10 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 10 (8.00%) Service Management
10 9 (7.20%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (7.20%) Project Management
10 9 (7.20%) Service Desk Management
10 9 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.60%) High Availability
11 7 (5.60%) Information Security
11 7 (5.60%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.60%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.40%) PHP
2 19 (15.20%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.80%) SQL
4 15 (12.00%) ES6
4 15 (12.00%) ES8
5 9 (7.20%) Java
6 5 (4.00%) Python
6 5 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.20%) Perl
7 4 (3.20%) Ruby
8 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.80%) C#
8 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (9.60%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (8.00%) CCNA
3 7 (5.60%) CCNP
4 6 (4.80%) Degree
5 5 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (3.20%) CCVP
7 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.60%) MCP
8 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.80%) CCIE
9 1 (0.80%) MCSA
9 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.80%) RHCE
9 1 (0.80%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.20%) GDPR
2 2 (1.60%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (15.20%) Docker
2 13 (10.40%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (4.00%) GPFS
5 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Nessus
1 4 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.60%) Ansible
3 1 (0.80%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.80%) Netcool
3 1 (0.80%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 33 (26.40%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.00%) Citrix
2 20 (16.00%) Sony
3 14 (11.20%) iManage
4 12 (9.60%) VMware
5 6 (4.80%) SAP
6 5 (4.00%) Cisco
6 5 (4.00%) NetApp
6 5 (4.00%) Oracle
6 5 (4.00%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.20%) Riverbed
8 3 (2.40%) LANSA
8 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.40%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.60%) Juniper
9 2 (1.60%) Mitel
9 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.60%) Remedy
10 1 (0.80%) Draytek
10 1 (0.80%) SonicWALL