Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 130 110
Rank change year-on-year +24 -20 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 117 60 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.70% 1.71% 2.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.27% 21.13% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 97 65 75
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +21.21% +11.86%
10th Percentile £19,000 £24,850 £20,500
90th Percentile £47,350 £50,500 £43,750
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -15.66% +18.57% -17.65%

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 463 284 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 10.67% 8.08% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 273 221 392
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,400 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.91% -2.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,100 £30,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £59,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year +1.12% -0.56% +5.29%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 0 62 £42,000 +5.00% 6
Cambridge -15 34 £42,000 -1.18% 2
Huntingdon -12 10 £22,000 -46.34%
St Neots - 7 £20,000 -
SLA
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 72 (61.54%) Windows
2 53 (45.30%) ITIL
3 39 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 34 (29.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (26.50%) Active Directory
6 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 30 (25.64%) VMware
7 28 (23.93%) Windows Server
8 25 (21.37%) Cisco
9 24 (20.51%) Driving Licence
9 24 (20.51%) Office 365
9 24 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (19.66%) HP
11 22 (18.80%) Retail
11 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (17.95%) Data Centre
13 20 (17.09%) Degree
13 20 (17.09%) Linux
14 19 (16.24%) Citrix
15 18 (15.38%) Management Information System
15 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (14.53%) Problem Management
16 17 (14.53%) Incident Management
16 17 (14.53%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (14.53%) NetApp
16 17 (14.53%) MCSE
17 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
17 15 (12.82%) Configuration Management
17 15 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 15 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery

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 10 (8.55%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (5.98%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (5.13%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.42%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.51%) Office 365
2 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.82%) Firewall
2 13 (11.11%) WAN
3 12 (10.26%) Ethernet
4 10 (8.55%) SAN
5 9 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 8 (6.84%) Frame Relay
6 8 (6.84%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (6.84%) LAN
6 8 (6.84%) Network Security
6 8 (6.84%) VoIP
6 8 (6.84%) WebEx
6 8 (6.84%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (5.98%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (5.98%) Skype
8 6 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (3.42%) Internet
9 4 (3.42%) NetScaler
9 4 (3.42%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (3.42%) VLAN
9 4 (3.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.27%) GIS
General
1 22 (18.80%) Retail
2 14 (11.97%) Finance
3 10 (8.55%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.27%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (21.37%) Analyst
2 16 (13.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 13 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 10 (8.55%) IT Analyst
4 10 (8.55%) Service Analyst
4 10 (8.55%) Support Analyst
5 8 (6.84%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (6.84%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (6.84%) Team Leader
6 7 (5.98%) Desktop Support
6 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Applications Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Backup Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) IT Support
7 6 (5.13%) Service Manager
7 6 (5.13%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.42%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.51%) Driving Licence
2 21 (17.95%) Data Centre
3 18 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 14 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (11.97%) NHS
5 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (4.27%) EMC VNX
8 4 (3.42%) Biotechnology
8 4 (3.42%) Fintech
8 4 (3.42%) iPad
9 3 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (61.54%) Windows
2 34 (29.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (23.93%) Windows Server
4 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (17.09%) Linux
6 12 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 10 (8.55%) Windows 10
8 9 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.13%) Unix
10 5 (4.27%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.42%) Mac OS
11 4 (3.42%) Mac OS X
11 4 (3.42%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (45.30%) ITIL
2 39 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 24 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (14.53%) Incident Management
4 17 (14.53%) Problem Management
5 15 (12.82%) Configuration Management
5 15 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (11.97%) Capacity Management
6 14 (11.97%) Change Management
7 13 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
7 13 (11.11%) Statistics
8 12 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (10.26%) Service Management
9 11 (9.40%) ITSM
10 10 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (8.55%) Load Balancing
11 8 (6.84%) Coaching
11 8 (6.84%) Line Management
11 8 (6.84%) Network Management
11 8 (6.84%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (17.09%) Degree
2 17 (14.53%) MCSE
2 17 (14.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 15 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (11.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 13 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 12 (10.26%) CCA
6 12 (10.26%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (9.40%) CCNA
7 11 (9.40%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.27%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (3.42%) DBS Check
9 4 (3.42%) MCP
10 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.85%) CCNP
11 1 (0.85%) NCDA
11 1 (0.85%) NCIE
11 1 (0.85%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.26%) PMO
2 5 (4.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (3.42%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (26.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 13 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (11.97%) Backup Exec
2 10 (8.55%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.98%) SCCM
4 6 (5.13%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (3.42%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (3.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (2.56%) WSUS
7 1 (0.85%) vRealize
7 1 (0.85%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
1 30 (25.64%) VMware
2 25 (21.37%) Cisco
3 23 (19.66%) HP
4 19 (16.24%) Citrix
5 17 (14.53%) NetApp
6 12 (10.26%) CheckPoint
6 12 (10.26%) EMC
6 12 (10.26%) Veeam
7 9 (7.69%) Riverbed
8 8 (6.84%) Avaya
8 8 (6.84%) Intel
8 8 (6.84%) Nortel
9 6 (5.13%) 3PAR
9 6 (5.13%) Bomgar
9 6 (5.13%) CommVault
10 5 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (3.42%) Juniper
11 4 (3.42%) Peregrine
11 4 (3.42%) Remedy