Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 42 47
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.29% 3.99% 4.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.18% 15.53% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 19
Luton median annual salary £82,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +120.00% -16.67% +73.08%
10th Percentile £21,625 £28,400 £23,600
90th Percentile £86,250 £55,500 £56,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £25,000 £42,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -40.48% -11.58% +13.10%

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 73 103 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 17.18% 25.69% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 60 53 62
Luton median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £22,975 £32,250 £29,375
90th Percentile £86,250 £72,000 £92,125
Bedfordshire median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 9 (64.29%) ITIL
1 9 (64.29%) Service Management
1 9 (64.29%) Problem Management
2 8 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) CCENT
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence

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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Operations Manager
1 9 (64.29%) Service Manager
1 9 (64.29%) Service Operations Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
1 9 (64.29%) Problem Management
1 9 (64.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) People Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCENT
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) VMware