Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 35 41
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 +1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 16 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 7.66% 1.20% 5.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% 7.14% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 15
Lincolnshire median annual salary £18,500 £25,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.00% +19.05% -44.00%
East Midlands median annual salary £32,000 £29,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +10.34% -24.68% +28.33%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Lincolnshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 40 28 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 19.14% 16.87% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 46
Lincolnshire median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% -15.15% +10.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £48,000 £70,625
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -7.78% +8.43% +6.41%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Lincolnshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for SLA in Lincolnshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Lincolnshire

SLA
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Lincoln - 11 £18,500 -
Spalding -5 4 £50,000 +100.00%
SLA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
3 9 (56.25%) Data Centre Operations
3 9 (56.25%) CCNA
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
3 9 (56.25%) Retail
3 9 (56.25%) ITIL V3
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
6 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
6 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (18.75%) Tech Ops
7 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Support Manager
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Data Centre Operations
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL V3
3 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
3 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
3 3 (18.75%) Tech Ops
4 2 (12.50%) BCP
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNA
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Avaya
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Veeam
3 1 (6.25%) Google