Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 46 57
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11 -14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 177 164 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.24% 5.57% 4.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.92% 36.94% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 116 94 75
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% +14.55% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £16,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £71,875 £45,600
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +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 403 444 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.20% 15.07% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 297 311 263
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +5 119 £42,000 +29.23% 6
Marlow +14 18 £28,000 -56.92% 1
High Wycombe -10 8 £34,000 +47.83% 3
Aylesbury - 8 £50,000 -
Princes Risborough - 2 £25,000 -
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 93 (52.54%) Windows
2 65 (36.72%) ITIL
3 55 (31.07%) Law
3 55 (31.07%) Windows 7
4 47 (26.55%) Microsoft Office
5 46 (25.99%) Legal
5 46 (25.99%) Ticket Management
6 44 (24.86%) Back Office
6 44 (24.86%) Microsoft
7 40 (22.60%) Finance
8 37 (20.90%) Citrix
9 28 (15.82%) Linux
10 25 (14.12%) Service Management
10 25 (14.12%) VPN
11 24 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (12.99%) SaaS
12 23 (12.99%) Redis
12 23 (12.99%) Service Desk Management
12 23 (12.99%) PHP
13 21 (11.86%) iManage
14 20 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (11.30%) Data Protection
14 20 (11.30%) Sony
15 19 (10.73%) Scrum
15 19 (10.73%) MySQL
15 19 (10.73%) HTML
15 19 (10.73%) JavaScript
15 19 (10.73%) CSS
15 19 (10.73%) Git (software)
15 19 (10.73%) AngularJS

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 16 (9.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (5.08%) IIS
3 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.26%) Apache
4 4 (2.26%) nginx
5 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (26.55%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.99%) SaaS
2 20 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (10.73%) AWS Lambda
3 19 (10.73%) DigitalOcean
3 19 (10.73%) Serverless
4 15 (8.47%) Office 365
5 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.12%) VPN
2 10 (5.65%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (2.82%) Firewall
4 4 (2.26%) ATM
4 4 (2.26%) DMVPN
4 4 (2.26%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.26%) IP Telephony
4 4 (2.26%) IPsec
4 4 (2.26%) MPLS
4 4 (2.26%) TACACS
4 4 (2.26%) Wireless
4 4 (2.26%) xDSL
5 3 (1.69%) DNS
5 3 (1.69%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.13%) BGP
6 2 (1.13%) DHCP
6 2 (1.13%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.13%) LAN
6 2 (1.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.99%) Redis
2 19 (10.73%) MySQL
3 14 (7.91%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.82%) GIS
4 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.26%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) DB2
7 1 (0.56%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Git (software)
General
1 55 (31.07%) Law
2 46 (25.99%) Legal
3 44 (24.86%) Back Office
4 40 (22.60%) Finance
5 19 (10.73%) Hindi Language
5 19 (10.73%) Punjabi Language
5 19 (10.73%) Urdu Language
6 10 (5.65%) Telecoms
7 8 (4.52%) Billing
8 6 (3.39%) Marketing
9 4 (2.26%) French Language
10 3 (1.69%) Advertising
10 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.13%) Banking
11 2 (1.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.56%) German Language
12 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (38.42%) Analyst
2 45 (25.42%) Senior Analyst
2 45 (25.42%) Service Analyst
2 45 (25.42%) Service Desk Analyst
3 41 (23.16%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 28 (15.82%) Developer
5 25 (14.12%) Team Leader
6 22 (12.43%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 18 (10.17%) Support Analyst
8 17 (9.60%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 17 (9.60%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (6.21%) Service Manager
10 10 (5.65%) Desktop Support
11 9 (5.08%) Desktop Analyst
11 9 (5.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 9 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (3.95%) Service Desk Manager
12 7 (3.95%) Support Engineer
13 6 (3.39%) Coordinator
13 6 (3.39%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.73%) AngularJS
1 19 (10.73%) CSS
1 19 (10.73%) HTML
1 19 (10.73%) Node.js
2 15 (8.47%) Express
2 15 (8.47%) Sails.js
3 9 (5.08%) .NET
3 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET
3 9 (5.08%) MEAN Stack
4 4 (2.26%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (2.26%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.13%) ADSI
5 2 (1.13%) LDAP
6 1 (0.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.73%) User Experience
2 15 (8.47%) Blackberry
3 12 (6.78%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (6.21%) iPhone
5 10 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.52%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.82%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.13%) PKI
10 1 (0.56%) Clustering
10 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.56%) Fintech
10 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 93 (52.54%) Windows
2 55 (31.07%) Windows 7
3 28 (15.82%) Linux
4 16 (9.04%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.08%) Windows 10
5 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.82%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.69%) Unix
7 3 (1.69%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.13%) Android
8 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (36.72%) ITIL
2 46 (25.99%) Ticket Management
3 25 (14.12%) Service Management
4 24 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (12.99%) Service Desk Management
6 20 (11.30%) Data Protection
7 19 (10.73%) Scrum
7 19 (10.73%) Web Development
8 17 (9.60%) Service Delivery
9 15 (8.47%) TDD
9 15 (8.47%) Time Management
10 14 (7.91%) Project Management
11 10 (5.65%) Front End Development
11 10 (5.65%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.52%) Decision-Making
12 8 (4.52%) Matrix Management
12 8 (4.52%) Mentoring
13 7 (3.95%) Change Management
13 7 (3.95%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.99%) PHP
2 19 (10.73%) JavaScript
3 15 (8.47%) ES6
3 15 (8.47%) ES8
4 10 (5.65%) SQL
5 9 (5.08%) C#
6 4 (2.26%) Java
6 4 (2.26%) Ruby
7 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.56%) Python
7 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (6.21%) Degree
2 7 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (2.82%) CCNA
4 5 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.13%) CISM
7 2 (1.13%) CISSP
7 2 (1.13%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.56%) CCNP
8 1 (0.56%) GIAC
8 1 (0.56%) MCP
8 1 (0.56%) MCSA
8 1 (0.56%) MCSE
8 1 (0.56%) RHCE
8 1 (0.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.73%) GDPR
2 10 (5.65%) QA
3 4 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (10.73%) Docker
2 10 (5.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.56%) Firmware
5 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.26%) Nessus
1 4 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.13%) Ansible
3 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (24.86%) Microsoft
2 37 (20.90%) Citrix
3 21 (11.86%) iManage
4 20 (11.30%) Sony
5 11 (6.21%) Cisco
6 7 (3.95%) SAP
7 6 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.82%) LANSA
8 5 (2.82%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.82%) VMware
9 2 (1.13%) IFS
9 2 (1.13%) Lumension
9 2 (1.13%) McAfee
9 2 (1.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.56%) CA
10 1 (0.56%) Meraki
10 1 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.56%) Remedy
10 1 (0.56%) Tableau
10 1 (0.56%) Veritas