Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 51 37
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14 +19
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.33% 3.01% 4.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.36% 14.42% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 21
Luton median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -5.26% +75.93%
Bedfordshire median annual salary £24,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -46.67% -5.26% +5.56%

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 Luton with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 88 104 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 20.47% 20.84% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72 42 73
Luton median annual salary £72,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.00% +4.17% +12.94%
10th Percentile £22,775 £28,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £83,000 £70,000 £71,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% +5.56%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Luton

SLA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for SLA in Luton

SLA
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Luton over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Luton region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
1 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
1 5 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
1 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco