Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 52 39
Rank change year-on-year +29 -13 +5
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 4.42% 0.45% 1.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.71% 9.09% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Maidstone median annual salary £30,000 £24,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.45% -32.88% +69.77%
Kent median annual salary £25,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +7.14% +25.00%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 14 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 12.39% 4.91% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 12
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.79% +79.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,400
90th Percentile £60,750 £50,000 £59,750
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +7.14%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Maidstone

SLA
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for SLA in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Team
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) CRM

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Deskside Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft