The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dunstable 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Bedfordshire / Dunstable
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 20 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 3.16% 5.77% 9.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.86% 33.33% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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 Dunstable with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Dunstable
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 7 9 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dunstable 7.37% 17.31% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 19
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £39,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dunstable 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 Dunstable

SLA
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Salary trend for SLA in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for SLA.

1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Symmetrix
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) EMC VNX
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) PMP

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Storage and Backup Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EMC VNX
1 3 (60.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) VMware