Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 53 66
Rank change year-on-year -21 +13 -38
Permanent jobs citing SLA 100 143 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.46% 4.97% 3.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.40% 36.39% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 61 109 90
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -6.78%
10th Percentile £21,750 £17,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,000 £43,750
South East median annual salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -10.67% +1.35% +5.71%

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 365 393 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.61% 13.66% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 252 322 357
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,513 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,750 £59,050
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -7 67 £42,000 +40.00% 10
Aylesbury -9 7 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Marlow -12 6 £23,500 -50.53% 1
High Wycombe -8 5 £24,250 +4.86% 3
Newport Pagnell -7 1 £19,500 -32.76%
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 53 (53.00%) Windows
2 47 (47.00%) ITIL
3 39 (39.00%) Windows 7
4 38 (38.00%) Legal
5 33 (33.00%) Service Management
6 32 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
7 29 (29.00%) Finance
8 26 (26.00%) Law
9 24 (24.00%) Back Office
10 23 (23.00%) Ticket Management
11 18 (18.00%) Service Delivery
11 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
11 18 (18.00%) Citrix
12 16 (16.00%) VPN
12 16 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
12 16 (16.00%) iManage
12 16 (16.00%) Coaching
13 15 (15.00%) Cisco
14 14 (14.00%) Line Management
15 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (13.00%) Telecoms
16 12 (12.00%) Firewall
16 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
17 11 (11.00%) WAN
17 11 (11.00%) SQL
18 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
18 10 (10.00%) LAN
18 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
18 10 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
19 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 8 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (7.00%) Apache
2 7 (7.00%) nginx
3 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.00%) IIS
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 32 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (6.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Office 365
1 7 (7.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
1 16 (16.00%) VPN
2 12 (12.00%) Firewall
3 11 (11.00%) WAN
4 10 (10.00%) LAN
5 6 (6.00%) BGP
5 6 (6.00%) DNS
5 6 (6.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (6.00%) OSPF
5 6 (6.00%) VoIP
5 6 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (5.00%) ATM
6 5 (5.00%) MPLS
6 5 (5.00%) xDSL
7 4 (4.00%) DWDM
7 4 (4.00%) Frame Relay
7 4 (4.00%) SDH
7 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.00%) WLAN
7 4 (4.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.00%) GIS
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 38 (38.00%) Legal
2 29 (29.00%) Finance
3 26 (26.00%) Law
4 24 (24.00%) Back Office
5 13 (13.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.00%) Marketing
7 3 (3.00%) Banking
7 3 (3.00%) Retail
8 1 (1.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (39.00%) Analyst
2 27 (27.00%) Service Analyst
2 27 (27.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 23 (23.00%) Senior Analyst
3 23 (23.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (7.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (7.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (7.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (7.00%) Service Manager
5 6 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 5 (5.00%) Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
6 5 (5.00%) Technical Support
7 4 (4.00%) Architect
7 4 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Network Architect
7 4 (4.00%) Senior Technical Architect
7 4 (4.00%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.00%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.00%) iPhone
5 2 (2.00%) CCTV
5 2 (2.00%) Clustering
5 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.00%) NHS
6 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.00%) EPoS
6 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.00%) IVR
6 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (53.00%) Windows
2 39 (39.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.00%) Linux
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.00%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.00%) ITIL
2 33 (33.00%) Service Management
3 23 (23.00%) Ticket Management
4 18 (18.00%) Service Delivery
5 16 (16.00%) Coaching
6 14 (14.00%) Line Management
7 10 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
8 8 (8.00%) ITIL V3
9 7 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.00%) Analytical Thinking
9 7 (7.00%) Data Analysis
9 7 (7.00%) Task Automation
10 6 (6.00%) Analytics
10 6 (6.00%) Business Analytics
10 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.00%) Network Design
10 6 (6.00%) Time Management
11 5 (5.00%) Matrix Management
11 5 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (7.00%) PHP
2 7 (7.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.00%) Python
2 7 (7.00%) Ruby
3 2 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.00%) CCIE
3 6 (6.00%) Degree
4 4 (4.00%) CCDE
4 4 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.00%) JNCIP
4 4 (4.00%) MCP
5 3 (3.00%) CCNA
5 3 (3.00%) MCSA
5 3 (3.00%) MCSE
5 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.00%) CCNP
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) QA
2 6 (6.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.00%) PMO
5 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Nagios
1 7 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) Citrix
1 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.00%) iManage
3 15 (15.00%) Cisco
4 7 (7.00%) VMware
5 6 (6.00%) IFS
6 4 (4.00%) Juniper
6 4 (4.00%) Remedy
6 4 (4.00%) SAP
7 3 (3.00%) Apple
7 3 (3.00%) Avaya
7 3 (3.00%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (3.00%) Tableau
8 2 (2.00%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.00%) F5
8 2 (2.00%) Mitel
8 2 (2.00%) Red Box
9 1 (1.00%) Altiris
9 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com