Period
to 21 February 2018

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 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 129 126
Rank change year-on-year -29 -3 -22
Permanent jobs citing SLA 24 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.73% 0.84% 1.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.18% 10.11% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 37
Cambridge median annual salary £22,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.34% +9.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £18,500 £34,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £42,000 £44,750 £45,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -31.25% +6.67% +15.38%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 197 188 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.99% 8.27% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 111 149 367
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.30% -3.33% +12.50%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SLA.

1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) CCNA
4 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (29.17%) Juniper
4 7 (29.17%) OSPF
4 7 (29.17%) BGP
4 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
4 7 (29.17%) VLAN
4 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (29.17%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (29.17%) WorldPay
4 7 (29.17%) Fintech
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (20.83%) Driving Licence
7 4 (16.67%) Bomgar
7 4 (16.67%) Snow
7 4 (16.67%) Break/Fix
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Linux
7 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
8 3 (12.50%) Data Centre

SLA
Co-occurring 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) BGP
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
1 7 (29.17%) OSPF
1 7 (29.17%) Spanning Tree
1 7 (29.17%) VLAN
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.17%) Dutch Language
1 1 (4.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) IT Support
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Deskside Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.17%) EclipseLink
1 1 (4.17%) JPA
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) Spring
1 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Fintech
2 5 (20.83%) Driving Licence
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
1 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Informatics
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (8.33%) ITSM
3 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) Microservices
4 1 (4.17%) SOA
4 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) CCNA
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) CISSP
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) Juniper
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) WorldPay
3 4 (16.67%) Bomgar
3 4 (16.67%) Snow