Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 137 120
Rank change year-on-year +74 -17 +12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 130 76 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.24% 1.75% 1.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.55% 21.90% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 94 68 58
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £31,500 £26,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.15% -36.59% +32.26%
10th Percentile £18,875 £19,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £44,125 £58,625
East of England median annual salary £38,000 £32,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +6.67%

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 440 347 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.35% 8.00% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 270 236 231
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,375 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.44% -11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,875 £26,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,125 £67,500
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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 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
Peterborough +2 95 £31,500 +14.55% 3
Cambridge +46 23 £34,708 +73.54% 2
Huntingdon +3 4 £25,000 +4.17%
SLA
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 61 (46.92%) ITIL
2 52 (40.00%) Windows
3 45 (34.62%) Cisco
4 41 (31.54%) VMware
5 40 (30.77%) Change Management
6 38 (29.23%) Firewall
6 38 (29.23%) Incident Management
7 37 (28.46%) Active Directory
7 37 (28.46%) Windows Server
8 36 (27.69%) CheckPoint
9 35 (26.92%) F5
10 34 (26.15%) Microsoft
11 33 (25.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (25.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (23.08%) Linux
12 30 (23.08%) Fortinet
13 29 (22.31%) Degree
14 28 (21.54%) SCCM
14 28 (21.54%) Windows Server 2012
15 27 (20.77%) Management Information System
16 26 (20.00%) HP
17 23 (17.69%) Retail
18 22 (16.92%) VMware Workstation
18 22 (16.92%) Patch Management
18 22 (16.92%) Self-Motivation
19 21 (16.15%) Cisco Certification
19 21 (16.15%) Citrix
20 19 (14.62%) TCP/IP
20 19 (14.62%) PowerShell
21 18 (13.85%) Analytical Skills

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 14 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.62%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.08%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (8.46%) Office 365
2 9 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (29.23%) Firewall
2 19 (14.62%) TCP/IP
3 15 (11.54%) Ethernet
3 15 (11.54%) NetScaler
4 11 (8.46%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (7.69%) DNS
5 10 (7.69%) VoIP
5 10 (7.69%) VPN
5 10 (7.69%) Wireless
6 9 (6.92%) Internet
7 8 (6.15%) LAN
7 8 (6.15%) WAN
8 7 (5.38%) Network Security
8 7 (5.38%) SSL
9 6 (4.62%) DHCP
9 6 (4.62%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (4.62%) MPLS
10 5 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (3.85%) IP Telephony
10 5 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.08%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Hudson
General
1 23 (17.69%) Retail
2 18 (13.85%) Finance
3 9 (6.92%) Marketing
4 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.31%) German Language
6 1 (0.77%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.77%) French Language
6 1 (0.77%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 31 (23.85%) Analyst
2 30 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 17 (13.08%) Team Leader
4 15 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 14 (10.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 13 (10.00%) Service Analyst
7 12 (9.23%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 12 (9.23%) Junior
7 12 (9.23%) Junior Analyst
7 12 (9.23%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Security Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (3.85%) Desktop Support
10 5 (3.85%) Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Technical Support
11 4 (3.08%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.54%) CSS
1 2 (1.54%) LDAP
2 1 (0.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.77%) Management Information System
2 22 (16.92%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (10.77%) Driving Licence
5 11 (8.46%) Data Centre
6 8 (6.15%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (3.08%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.54%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.54%) iPad
9 2 (1.54%) iPhone
9 2 (1.54%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.77%) Fintech
10 1 (0.77%) Life Science
10 1 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 52 (40.00%) Windows
2 37 (28.46%) Windows Server
3 33 (25.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (23.08%) Linux
5 28 (21.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (10.77%) AIX
7 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.54%) CentOS
9 2 (1.54%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.54%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.54%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.54%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (46.92%) ITIL
2 40 (30.77%) Change Management
3 38 (29.23%) Incident Management
4 22 (16.92%) Patch Management
5 18 (13.85%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (10.77%) Server Hardening
7 14 (10.77%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (9.23%) Line Management
8 12 (9.23%) Network Management
9 9 (6.92%) Capacity Management
9 9 (6.92%) Computer Science
9 9 (6.92%) Configuration Management
9 9 (6.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (6.15%) CRM
10 8 (6.15%) Identity Management
10 8 (6.15%) Requirements Management
10 8 (6.15%) Service Management
10 8 (6.15%) Time Management
10 8 (6.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.62%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.85%) Python
3 4 (3.08%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.08%) Perl
3 4 (3.08%) VBA
4 1 (0.77%) C
4 1 (0.77%) C++
4 1 (0.77%) Java
4 1 (0.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (22.31%) Degree
2 21 (16.15%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (13.85%) CCNA
4 14 (10.77%) SC Cleared
4 14 (10.77%) Security Cleared
5 11 (8.46%) MCP
6 10 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (7.69%) MCSE
6 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (6.92%) A+ Certification
8 8 (6.15%) ACDT
8 8 (6.15%) ACHDS
8 8 (6.15%) ACTC
8 8 (6.15%) MCDST
8 8 (6.15%) MCSA
8 8 (6.15%) MCSM
8 8 (6.15%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (5.38%) CCENT
10 6 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (3.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.77%) PMO
2 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 37 (28.46%) Active Directory
2 33 (25.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (16.92%) VMware Workstation
4 11 (8.46%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (3.08%) XenApp
6 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (21.54%) SCCM
2 14 (10.77%) FortiGate
2 14 (10.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (9.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (7.69%) WSUS
5 9 (6.92%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (3.08%) CSIRT
7 4 (3.08%) QRadar
8 3 (2.31%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (2.31%) SCOM
8 3 (2.31%) SCOrch
8 3 (2.31%) vRealize
8 3 (2.31%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (34.62%) Cisco
2 41 (31.54%) VMware
3 36 (27.69%) CheckPoint
4 35 (26.92%) F5
5 34 (26.15%) Microsoft
6 30 (23.08%) Fortinet
7 26 (20.00%) HP
8 21 (16.15%) Citrix
9 18 (13.85%) Palo Alto
10 14 (10.77%) IBM
10 14 (10.77%) Symantec
11 9 (6.92%) Apple
11 9 (6.92%) Riverbed
12 8 (6.15%) NetApp
13 6 (4.62%) Avaya
13 6 (4.62%) Nortel
14 5 (3.85%) Intel
14 5 (3.85%) Polycom
14 5 (3.85%) WorldPay
15 4 (3.08%) Veeam