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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 87 99
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 37 50 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.17% 2.30% 1.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.08% 21.83% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 30
Median salary £40,000 £38,375 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.23% +19.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £50,000
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 123 229 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.23% 10.53% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 97 172 173
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,300 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +5 26 £39,500 +14.07%
Cambridge -8 16 £41,750 +2.45% 1
Huntingdon +11 5 £43,000 +4.87%
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 32 (51.61%) ITIL
2 30 (48.39%) Windows
3 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
4 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
5 19 (30.65%) Cisco
5 19 (30.65%) VMware
5 19 (30.65%) Incident Management
5 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (27.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (22.58%) Hyper-V
7 14 (22.58%) Firewall
8 13 (20.97%) HP
8 13 (20.97%) Problem Management
8 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (20.97%) Windows Server
9 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
10 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
10 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
10 10 (16.13%) NetApp
11 9 (14.52%) Skype for Business
12 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
13 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
13 7 (11.29%) Unix
13 7 (11.29%) Linux
13 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
13 7 (11.29%) Network Security
14 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
14 6 (9.68%) 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 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.52%) Skype for Business
3 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.84%) Apache
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.61%) Sage 50
1 1 (1.61%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) Firewall
2 7 (11.29%) Network Security
3 5 (8.06%) BGP
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (8.06%) OSPF
3 5 (8.06%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (8.06%) Skype
4 4 (6.45%) NetScaler
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.84%) Unified Communications
6 2 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) Extranet
7 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) PROIV
General
1 3 (4.84%) Aerospace
1 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Service Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Technical Support
5 6 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.06%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Network Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (8.06%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) IT Support
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (20.97%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.29%) Linux
4 7 (11.29%) Unix
5 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.06%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.84%) AIX
7 3 (4.84%) Solaris
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) ITIL
2 19 (30.65%) Incident Management
3 13 (20.97%) Problem Management
4 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.06%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.06%) Service Management
6 3 (4.84%) High Availability
6 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.84%) Time Management
7 2 (3.23%) Change Management
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.23%) CRM
7 2 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (3.23%) Data Management
7 2 (3.23%) Information Security
7 2 (3.23%) IT Strategy
7 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.84%) MCP
4 3 (4.84%) MCSE
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.84%) NCDA
4 3 (4.84%) NCIE
4 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.23%) HNC
5 2 (3.23%) MCITP
6 1 (1.61%) ACCA
6 1 (1.61%) CEH
6 1 (1.61%) CIMA
6 1 (1.61%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.61%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
2 17 (27.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.58%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.23%) XenApp
4 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.61%) Nessus
4 1 (1.61%) NetApp OnCommand
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (30.65%) Cisco
2 19 (30.65%) VMware
3 13 (20.97%) HP
4 10 (16.13%) NetApp
5 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.06%) Citrix
7 4 (6.45%) EMC
7 4 (6.45%) Veeam
8 3 (4.84%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.84%) CommVault
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle
8 3 (4.84%) Sophos
8 3 (4.84%) Symantec
9 2 (3.23%) AppSense
9 2 (3.23%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.23%) SAP
10 1 (1.61%) AlienVault
10 1 (1.61%) F5
10 1 (1.61%) SolidFire
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