Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 71 65
Rank change year-on-year -20 -6 +15
Permanent jobs citing SLA 210 233 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.26% 3.94% 4.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.91% 34.01% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 190 204 288
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £18,450 £20,000 £18,263
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,125 £58,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 843 685 1,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 13.11% 11.58% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 690 578 845
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £22,600
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,000
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +2.56%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Hampshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for SLA in Hampshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Hampshire

SLA
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Southampton +9 55 £37,500 +53.06% 4
Basingstoke -23 48 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Portsmouth +16 30 £50,000 +36.99% 1
Fareham -1 29 £18,500 -28.85% 2
Farnborough -15 11 £31,250 -3.85%
Eastleigh -22 5 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Hook -1 4 £30,250 +7.08%
Fleet -21 3 £21,000 -30.00%
Aldershot -3 1 - -
Andover - 1 £26,500 -
Alton - 1 £65,000 -
Lyndhurst - 1 £30,000 -
Petersfield - 1 £40,000 -
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 85 (40.48%) ITIL
2 61 (29.05%) Windows
3 56 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 47 (22.38%) Active Directory
4 47 (22.38%) Service Management
4 47 (22.38%) Security Cleared
5 39 (18.57%) Cisco
6 38 (18.10%) SC Cleared
7 35 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 35 (16.67%) Degree
8 28 (13.33%) SQL
8 28 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 27 (12.86%) Office 365
10 26 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (11.90%) Windows Server
12 24 (11.43%) Change Management
12 24 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (11.43%) VMware
13 23 (10.95%) SAP
14 21 (10.00%) LAN
15 20 (9.52%) Firewall
15 20 (9.52%) Finance
15 20 (9.52%) Incident Management
16 19 (9.05%) Retail
17 18 (8.57%) Wireless
17 18 (8.57%) Linux
18 16 (7.62%) Juniper
18 16 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
18 16 (7.62%) Windows 7
19 15 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 15 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.38%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.90%) IIS
6 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.95%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 35 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.86%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.95%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.86%) Office 365
2 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.86%) Boomi
4 3 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.48%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.00%) LAN
2 20 (9.52%) Firewall
3 18 (8.57%) Wireless
4 15 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (6.67%) IP Telephony
5 14 (6.67%) VoIP
5 14 (6.67%) WAN
6 13 (6.19%) DNS
6 13 (6.19%) SAN
7 12 (5.71%) VPN
8 11 (5.24%) NetScaler
8 11 (5.24%) Network Security
8 11 (5.24%) TCP/IP
9 10 (4.76%) DHCP
10 9 (4.29%) MPLS
11 7 (3.33%) Skype
11 7 (3.33%) SSL
12 6 (2.86%) Internet
13 5 (2.38%) Cisco IPT
14 4 (1.90%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.95%) DB2
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (0.95%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.95%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (0.95%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (9.52%) Finance
2 19 (9.05%) Retail
3 4 (1.90%) Automotive
3 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.95%) Legal
4 2 (0.95%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) Billing
5 1 (0.48%) Games
5 1 (0.48%) Local Government
5 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (20.00%) Analyst
2 24 (11.43%) IT Support
3 23 (10.95%) Service Manager
4 20 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 19 (9.05%) Network Engineer
6 17 (8.10%) Team Leader
7 16 (7.62%) Technical Support
8 15 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
9 14 (6.67%) Technical Advisor
9 14 (6.67%) Technical Support Advisor
10 13 (6.19%) IT Manager
11 11 (5.24%) Support Analyst
12 10 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 10 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.76%) NOC Manager
13 9 (4.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
13 9 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
13 9 (4.29%) Services Delivery Manager
13 9 (4.29%) Support Engineer
13 9 (4.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.67%) XML
2 8 (3.81%) SAP Fiori
3 7 (3.33%) XML Messaging
4 6 (2.86%) IDoc
4 6 (2.86%) J2EE
4 6 (2.86%) SAP ALE
4 6 (2.86%) SAP PI
4 6 (2.86%) XML Schema
5 3 (1.43%) LDAP
6 1 (0.48%) COM
6 1 (0.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.48%) EDI
6 1 (0.48%) HTML
6 1 (0.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.24%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.38%) CMDB
5 4 (1.90%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.43%) Replication
6 3 (1.43%) User Experience
7 2 (0.95%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.95%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.48%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 61 (29.05%) Windows
2 25 (11.90%) Windows Server
3 18 (8.57%) Linux
4 16 (7.62%) Windows 7
5 15 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 13 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.86%) Unix
9 3 (1.43%) CentOS
9 3 (1.43%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.43%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.43%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.95%) AIX
10 2 (0.95%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (40.48%) ITIL
2 47 (22.38%) Service Management
3 28 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 26 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (11.43%) Change Management
6 20 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 16 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 14 (6.67%) Mathematics
9 14 (6.67%) People Management
9 14 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
10 13 (6.19%) Service Design
11 12 (5.71%) ITIL V3
11 12 (5.71%) Project Management
12 11 (5.24%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (5.24%) B2B
12 11 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 11 (5.24%) Proactive Management
13 10 (4.76%) Fault Management
13 10 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.33%) SQL
2 13 (6.19%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.81%) Java
4 6 (2.86%) ABAP
5 4 (1.90%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.48%) C
7 1 (0.48%) Perl
7 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (22.38%) Security Cleared
2 38 (18.10%) SC Cleared
3 35 (16.67%) Degree
4 24 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (5.71%) CCNA
7 11 (5.24%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (4.76%) MCP
9 8 (3.81%) ISEB
9 8 (3.81%) ISTQB
9 8 (3.81%) MCSE
10 7 (3.33%) A+ Certification
10 7 (3.33%) PMI Certification
10 7 (3.33%) PMP
11 4 (1.90%) RHCSA
11 4 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.95%) CCNP
12 2 (0.95%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.95%) JNCIS
12 2 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.48%) PMO
1 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 47 (22.38%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.81%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.90%) vSphere
7 2 (0.95%) XenApp
7 2 (0.95%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.86%) SCCM
1 6 (2.86%) vCenter Server
2 4 (1.90%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.43%) Nessus
3 3 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.43%) WSUS
4 2 (0.95%) PowerCLI
4 2 (0.95%) vMotion
5 1 (0.48%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.48%) Netcool
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 56 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 39 (18.57%) Cisco
3 24 (11.43%) VMware
4 23 (10.95%) SAP
5 16 (7.62%) Juniper
6 15 (7.14%) Citrix
7 11 (5.24%) HP
7 11 (5.24%) Palo Alto
8 10 (4.76%) Oracle
9 5 (2.38%) NetApp
9 5 (2.38%) Symantec
10 4 (1.90%) Capita
11 3 (1.43%) CommVault
11 3 (1.43%) IBM
11 3 (1.43%) Ivanti
11 3 (1.43%) Shavlik
11 3 (1.43%) Veeam
12 2 (0.95%) Dell
12 2 (0.95%) EMC
12 2 (0.95%) Meraki