Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 114 134
Rank change year-on-year +51 +20 -29
Permanent jobs citing SLA 113 115 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.28% 2.69% 1.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.84% 25.73% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 84 96 63
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £32,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +5.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £23,000 £19,000 £24,800
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,250 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -15.66% +15.28%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 421 447 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.95% 10.44% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 262 264 226
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.93% -1.11%
10th Percentile £24,875 £25,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £67,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Cambridgeshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for SLA in Cambridgeshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SLA in Cambridgeshire

SLA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2019. 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
Peterborough +17 76 £35,000 -16.67% 1
Cambridge +37 23 £25,250 -39.88%
Huntingdon 0 14 £28,750 +30.68%
SLA
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 57 (50.44%) Windows
2 48 (42.48%) ITIL
3 46 (40.71%) Active Directory
4 41 (36.28%) Incident Management
5 39 (34.51%) Firewall
6 38 (33.63%) VMware
7 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
8 34 (30.09%) Windows Server
9 30 (26.55%) Retail
10 29 (25.66%) Cisco
10 29 (25.66%) VMware Infrastructure
11 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (22.12%) Fortinet
12 25 (22.12%) F5
12 25 (22.12%) Office 365
12 25 (22.12%) CheckPoint
13 24 (21.24%) SCCM
14 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (18.58%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (18.58%) Palo Alto
16 20 (17.70%) Hyper-V
16 20 (17.70%) CCNA
17 19 (16.81%) DNS
17 19 (16.81%) DHCP
17 19 (16.81%) PowerShell
18 18 (15.93%) Line Management
18 18 (15.93%) Patch Management
18 18 (15.93%) Management Information System
19 17 (15.04%) CCNP
19 17 (15.04%) HP

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 12 (10.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.42%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.54%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.42%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.54%) Acrobat
4 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.12%) Office 365
2 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 39 (34.51%) Firewall
2 19 (16.81%) DHCP
2 19 (16.81%) DNS
3 17 (15.04%) Internet
4 12 (10.62%) FTP
4 12 (10.62%) SMTP
4 12 (10.62%) SSL
5 11 (9.73%) Network Security
5 11 (9.73%) VoIP
6 10 (8.85%) VPN
7 8 (7.08%) Wireless
8 7 (6.19%) NetScaler
9 6 (5.31%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (5.31%) VLAN
10 5 (4.42%) OSPF
10 5 (4.42%) SAN
10 5 (4.42%) Wireshark
11 4 (3.54%) LAN
11 4 (3.54%) WAN
11 4 (3.54%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) GIS
General
1 30 (26.55%) Retail
2 7 (6.19%) Finance
3 4 (3.54%) German Language
4 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.88%) French Language
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (19.47%) Analyst
2 19 (16.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (14.16%) Network Engineer
3 16 (14.16%) Team Leader
4 12 (10.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 12 (10.62%) Junior
4 12 (10.62%) Junior Analyst
5 11 (9.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Applications Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Service Manager
9 6 (5.31%) Applications Support
9 6 (5.31%) Consultant
9 6 (5.31%) Network Consultant
10 5 (4.42%) Administrator
10 5 (4.42%) Data Administrator
10 5 (4.42%) Master Data Administrator
11 4 (3.54%) Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (3.54%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) .NET
1 4 (3.54%) CSS
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Management Information System
2 17 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.62%) Cyber Defence
3 12 (10.62%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (10.62%) Data Centre
3 12 (10.62%) e-Learning
3 12 (10.62%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (4.42%) CMDB
4 5 (4.42%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.42%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.54%) iPad
6 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.77%) Fintech
6 2 (1.77%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.88%) Fibre Optics
7 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (50.44%) Windows
2 34 (30.09%) Windows Server
3 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.62%) AIX
5 12 (10.62%) Linux
6 6 (5.31%) Mac OS
6 6 (5.31%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.31%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.54%) Windows 2000
7 4 (3.54%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.48%) ITIL
2 41 (36.28%) Incident Management
3 18 (15.93%) Line Management
3 18 (15.93%) Patch Management
4 17 (15.04%) Coaching
5 16 (14.16%) Change Management
6 14 (12.39%) Computer Science
7 12 (10.62%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (10.62%) Data Loss Prevention
7 12 (10.62%) Email Filtering
7 12 (10.62%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (10.62%) Security Operations
7 12 (10.62%) Server Hardening
7 12 (10.62%) SIEM
7 12 (10.62%) Vulnerability Management
8 11 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (9.73%) Service Delivery
9 10 (8.85%) Decision-Making
10 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (6.19%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.81%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.08%) SQL
3 2 (1.77%) C#
3 2 (1.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (18.58%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (17.70%) CCNA
3 17 (15.04%) CCNP
4 16 (14.16%) SC Cleared
4 16 (14.16%) Security Cleared
5 14 (12.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (12.39%) Degree
6 12 (10.62%) CISSP
6 12 (10.62%) GIAC
7 6 (5.31%) MCP
7 6 (5.31%) MCSE
7 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.65%) CCENT
10 2 (1.77%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.77%) CCA
10 2 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.77%) MCITP
11 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (40.71%) Active Directory
2 29 (25.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (17.70%) Hyper-V
4 15 (13.27%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (5.31%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.77%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (1.77%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.77%) vSphere
6 2 (1.77%) XenApp
6 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (21.24%) SCCM
2 14 (12.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (10.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 10 (8.85%) FortiGate
5 6 (5.31%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (5.31%) WSUS
6 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (3.54%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (3.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (2.65%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.88%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.88%) vRealize
8 1 (0.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 38 (33.63%) VMware
2 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
3 29 (25.66%) Cisco
4 25 (22.12%) CheckPoint
4 25 (22.12%) F5
4 25 (22.12%) Fortinet
5 21 (18.58%) Palo Alto
6 17 (15.04%) HP
7 14 (12.39%) Symantec
8 12 (10.62%) IBM
9 10 (8.85%) Citrix
10 6 (5.31%) Meraki
10 6 (5.31%) ServiceNow
10 6 (5.31%) Veeam
11 5 (4.42%) Aruba
11 5 (4.42%) SAP
11 5 (4.42%) Sophos
11 5 (4.42%) Ubiquiti
12 4 (3.54%) Peregrine
12 4 (3.54%) Remedy