The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 89 84 97
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 16 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.31% 1.90% 0.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.33% 17.39% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 9
Median salary £41,750 £40,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.45% -9.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  

SLA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 75 161 135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 6.15% 10.91% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 59 129 115
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing SLA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Cambridge

SLA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SLA in Cambridge

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
5 9 (42.86%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 6 (28.57%) NetApp
8 6 (28.57%) Network Security
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (23.81%) Service Management
9 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
9 5 (23.81%) OSPF
9 5 (23.81%) BGP
9 5 (23.81%) HP
9 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
9 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
10 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
10 4 (19.05%) Unix
10 4 (19.05%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
4 3 (14.29%) Apache
4 3 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Sage 200
1 1 (4.76%) Sage 50
1 1 (4.76%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security
3 5 (23.81%) BGP
3 5 (23.81%) OSPF
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 2 (9.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Technician
6 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Unix
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Software Audit
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) NCDA
1 3 (14.29%) NCIE
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) CEH
3 1 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) NetApp
5 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 5 (23.81%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) Sophos
7 1 (4.76%) AlienVault
7 1 (4.76%) Sage
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