Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 49 68
Rank change year-on-year -12 +19 -46
Permanent jobs citing SLA 68 87 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.44% 5.37% 3.91%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.81% 40.28% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 73 43
Milton Keynes median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.26% +3.64%
10th Percentile £25,500 £17,900 £16,350
90th Percentile £42,000 £61,750 £43,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -2.65%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 236 216 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.42% 13.34% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 152 174 273
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £61,250 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 39 (57.35%) Windows
2 34 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 32 (47.06%) Legal
4 27 (39.71%) Service Management
5 26 (38.24%) ITIL
6 22 (32.35%) Finance
7 20 (29.41%) Ticket Management
8 19 (27.94%) Law
8 19 (27.94%) Back Office
8 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Office
9 18 (26.47%) Citrix
10 16 (23.53%) VPN
11 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
11 14 (20.59%) Service Delivery
11 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (20.59%) Remote Desktop
12 13 (19.12%) Line Management
13 12 (17.65%) Coaching
14 10 (14.71%) Firewall
14 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
14 10 (14.71%) Cisco
14 10 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (11.76%) WAN
16 7 (10.29%) LAN
16 7 (10.29%) CCIE
16 7 (10.29%) PHP
16 7 (10.29%) SQL
16 7 (10.29%) Linux
16 7 (10.29%) Apache
16 7 (10.29%) Python

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 7 (10.29%) Apache
1 7 (10.29%) nginx
2 5 (7.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.47%) Site Server
Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.53%) VPN
2 14 (20.59%) Remote Desktop
3 10 (14.71%) Firewall
4 8 (11.76%) WAN
5 7 (10.29%) BGP
5 7 (10.29%) EIGRP
5 7 (10.29%) LAN
5 7 (10.29%) OSPF
5 7 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (8.82%) MPLS
6 6 (8.82%) VoIP
7 5 (7.35%) ATM
7 5 (7.35%) DWDM
7 5 (7.35%) Frame Relay
7 5 (7.35%) SDH
7 5 (7.35%) WLAN
7 5 (7.35%) X.25
7 5 (7.35%) xDSL
8 3 (4.41%) DHCP
8 3 (4.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (47.06%) Legal
2 22 (32.35%) Finance
3 19 (27.94%) Back Office
3 19 (27.94%) Law
4 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Analyst
2 22 (32.35%) Service Analyst
2 22 (32.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 19 (27.94%) Senior Analyst
3 19 (27.94%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Network Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Network Design Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Network Technical Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Senior Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Senior Network Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Senior Technical Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Technical Design Architect
6 4 (5.88%) IT Support
7 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.35%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.41%) Clustering
4 3 (4.41%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.41%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.41%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.94%) CCTV
5 2 (2.94%) NHS
6 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.47%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 39 (57.35%) Windows
2 34 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.29%) Linux
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Service Management
2 26 (38.24%) ITIL
3 20 (29.41%) Ticket Management
4 14 (20.59%) Service Delivery
5 13 (19.12%) Line Management
6 12 (17.65%) Coaching
7 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.29%) Analytical Thinking
7 7 (10.29%) Network Design
7 7 (10.29%) Task Automation
8 6 (8.82%) ITIL V3
9 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.35%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (7.35%) Service Desk Management
10 3 (4.41%) Application Virtualisation
10 3 (4.41%) Hardware Maintenance
10 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.41%) ITSM
10 3 (4.41%) Proactive Monitoring
10 3 (4.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) Bash Shell
1 7 (10.29%) PHP
1 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
1 7 (10.29%) Python
1 7 (10.29%) Ruby
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) C#
2 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.29%) CCIE
3 5 (7.35%) CCDE
3 5 (7.35%) JNCIP
4 3 (4.41%) CCNA
5 1 (1.47%) CCNP
5 1 (1.47%) Degree
5 1 (1.47%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.94%) PMO
1 2 (2.94%) QA
1 2 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.41%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Server
3 3 (4.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Nagios
1 7 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.47%) Control-M
2 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.47%) SCOM
2 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Citrix
2 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.71%) Cisco
4 6 (8.82%) Juniper
4 6 (8.82%) VMware
5 5 (7.35%) Remedy
6 3 (4.41%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.94%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.94%) BMC
7 2 (2.94%) F5
7 2 (2.94%) Ivanti
7 2 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.94%) Tableau
8 1 (1.47%) Avaya
8 1 (1.47%) HP
8 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.47%) Veritas