The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 67 45
Rank change year-on-year +29 -22  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 52 33 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.94% 3.12% 5.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.10% 29.46% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 29
Median salary £31,500 £26,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,050 £21,340
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £45,650 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

SLA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 162 112 148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 18.49% 10.58% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 126 82 98
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing SLA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Milton Keynes

SLA
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for SLA in Milton Keynes

SLA
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SLA.

1 51 (52.04%) Windows
2 46 (46.94%) Microsoft
3 43 (43.88%) Active Directory
4 39 (39.80%) Finance
5 33 (33.67%) ITIL
6 30 (30.61%) MS Office
7 24 (24.49%) MS Excel
8 20 (20.41%) Cisco
8 20 (20.41%) Remedy
9 18 (18.37%) VPN
9 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
9 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (14.29%) Windows 8
11 13 (13.27%) MS Exchange
11 13 (13.27%) Unix
11 13 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (12.24%) Incident Management
12 12 (12.24%) Windows XP
12 12 (12.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 12 (12.24%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 12 (12.24%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 12 (12.24%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 11 (11.22%) Control-M
13 11 (11.22%) HP
13 11 (11.22%) Citrix
13 11 (11.22%) Juniper
13 11 (11.22%) Veritas
13 11 (11.22%) LAN
13 11 (11.22%) HND

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 13 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (13.27%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.18%) SAS
4 5 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.08%) IIS
6 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (30.61%) MS Office
2 24 (24.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.37%) VPN
2 11 (11.22%) LAN
3 9 (9.18%) BIG-IP
4 8 (8.16%) WAN
5 6 (6.12%) Internet
6 4 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.06%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (3.06%) IPsec
7 3 (3.06%) MPLS
7 3 (3.06%) Network Security
7 3 (3.06%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (3.06%) VoIP
7 3 (3.06%) Wireless
8 2 (2.04%) DNS
8 2 (2.04%) Firewall
8 2 (2.04%) HTTP
8 2 (2.04%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (39.80%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Legal
3 10 (10.20%) Financial Institution
4 7 (7.14%) Billing
5 4 (4.08%) Back Office
6 3 (3.06%) Automotive
7 1 (1.02%) Law
7 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (44.90%) Analyst
2 14 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 13 (13.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (13.27%) Support Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Help Desk Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Help Desk Support
4 11 (11.22%) Operations Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Team Leader
6 9 (9.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Applications Support
6 9 (9.18%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 7 (7.14%) Technical Leader
9 6 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.12%) Desktop Support
10 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.16%) Hedge funds
3 6 (6.12%) AS400
3 6 (6.12%) RSA SecurID
3 6 (6.12%) VAX
4 5 (5.10%) Fat Client
4 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.10%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.08%) Clustering
6 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.04%) CMDB
6 2 (2.04%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (52.04%) Windows
2 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
2 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 13 (13.27%) Unix
5 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (12.24%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.12%) Solaris
6 6 (6.12%) VMS
6 6 (6.12%) Windows Server
6 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.67%) ITIL
2 12 (12.24%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 12 (12.24%) Incident Management
2 12 (12.24%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 12 (12.24%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 11 (11.22%) Service Management
4 10 (10.20%) Service Delivery
4 10 (10.20%) Ticket Management
5 7 (7.14%) Document Management
5 7 (7.14%) Process Management
5 7 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (6.12%) Change Management
6 6 (6.12%) Mentoring
6 6 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.10%) Application Virtualisation
7 5 (5.10%) Change Control
7 5 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.10%) Escalation Management
7 5 (5.10%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (5.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) SQL
2 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.02%) Tcl
2 1 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) Degree
1 11 (11.22%) HND
2 9 (9.18%) GNVQ
3 8 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) CCNP
4 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.04%) CISM
5 2 (2.04%) CISSP
5 2 (2.04%) SANS
6 1 (1.02%) MCSA
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (43.88%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.18%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (5.10%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (5.10%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.04%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (11.22%) Control-M
1 11 (11.22%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.12%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.12%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (6.12%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (6.12%) HP SIM
2 6 (6.12%) Netcool
2 6 (6.12%) NetVault Backup
2 6 (6.12%) OpenView
2 6 (6.12%) Tivoli
2 6 (6.12%) Tivoli NetView
3 5 (5.10%) Nagios
3 5 (5.10%) SCOM
4 3 (3.06%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.41%) Cisco
2 20 (20.41%) Remedy
3 11 (11.22%) Citrix
3 11 (11.22%) HP
3 11 (11.22%) Juniper
3 11 (11.22%) Veritas
4 10 (10.20%) VMware
5 9 (9.18%) F5
6 8 (8.16%) Gemalto
7 6 (6.12%) IBM
7 6 (6.12%) Wallstreet Suite
8 5 (5.10%) Altiris
8 5 (5.10%) BMC
8 5 (5.10%) Intel
8 5 (5.10%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.08%) Computacenter
9 4 (4.08%) Google
10 3 (3.06%) Aruba
10 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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