Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 63 51
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12 -17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 73 75 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.38% 4.44% 4.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.85% 37.31% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 61 59
Milton Keynes median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% - +14.55%
10th Percentile £16,500 £18,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £61,750 £49,300
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £27,950
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.33% +1.64%

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 253 201 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.20% 11.90% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 162 158 309
Milton Keynes median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £30,050 £21,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,350 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year +15.71% -17.16% +12.67%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SLA.

1 43 (58.90%) Windows
2 33 (45.21%) Windows 7
3 32 (43.84%) Microsoft Office
4 31 (42.47%) Legal
5 30 (41.10%) Finance
6 27 (36.99%) Microsoft
7 22 (30.14%) VPN
8 21 (28.77%) ITIL
8 21 (28.77%) Service Management
9 20 (27.40%) Citrix
10 17 (23.29%) Service Delivery
10 17 (23.29%) Ticket Management
11 15 (20.55%) Line Management
12 14 (19.18%) Coaching
13 11 (15.07%) Cisco
13 11 (15.07%) Active Directory
13 11 (15.07%) SQL
14 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
14 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (10.96%) Back Office
16 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
17 7 (9.59%) Virtual Environments
18 6 (8.22%) Proactive Monitoring
18 6 (8.22%) Windows 8
18 6 (8.22%) Hedge funds
18 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
18 6 (8.22%) ITIL V3
18 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
18 6 (8.22%) Incident Management

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 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) nginx
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (43.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) IaaS
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.14%) VPN
2 5 (6.85%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (6.85%) VoIP
2 5 (6.85%) WAN
3 4 (5.48%) BGP
3 4 (5.48%) EIGRP
3 4 (5.48%) Firewall
3 4 (5.48%) LAN
3 4 (5.48%) MPLS
3 4 (5.48%) OSPF
3 4 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.48%) Wireless
4 3 (4.11%) ATM
4 3 (4.11%) DWDM
4 3 (4.11%) Frame Relay
4 3 (4.11%) SDH
4 3 (4.11%) WLAN
4 3 (4.11%) X.25
4 3 (4.11%) xDSL
5 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (42.47%) Legal
2 30 (41.10%) Finance
3 8 (10.96%) Back Office
4 6 (8.22%) Financial Institution
5 5 (6.85%) Law
6 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.74%) Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.37%) Billing
8 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Analyst
2 24 (32.88%) Service Analyst
3 20 (27.40%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (12.33%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Graduate
5 5 (6.85%) Graduate Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Graduate Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Junior
5 5 (6.85%) Junior Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) .NET
2 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
2 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (5.48%) WCF
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) jQuery
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
3 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Hedge funds
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.48%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.48%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.74%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Clustering
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.90%) Windows
2 33 (45.21%) Windows 7
3 6 (8.22%) Windows 8
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.74%) Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) ITIL
1 21 (28.77%) Service Management
2 17 (23.29%) Service Delivery
2 17 (23.29%) Ticket Management
3 15 (20.55%) Line Management
4 14 (19.18%) Coaching
5 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
6 7 (9.59%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.22%) ITIL V3
7 6 (8.22%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (6.85%) ITSM
8 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.48%) Application Virtualisation
9 4 (5.48%) Change Control
9 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.48%) Hardware Maintenance
9 4 (5.48%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (5.48%) Network Design
9 4 (5.48%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) C#
2 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.74%) PHP
3 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.74%) Python
3 2 (2.74%) Ruby
4 1 (1.37%) Erlang
4 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.85%) A+ Certification
2 5 (6.85%) CCIE
2 5 (6.85%) CCNA
2 5 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) GNVQ
2 5 (6.85%) HND
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.11%) CCDE
3 3 (4.11%) JNCIP
4 2 (2.74%) CCNP
5 1 (1.37%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (1.37%) CCVP
5 1 (1.37%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (5.48%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.48%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (5.48%) VMware Server
4 3 (4.11%) XenApp
5 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Control-M
1 2 (2.74%) Nagios
1 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.74%) SCOM
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.40%) Citrix
3 11 (15.07%) Cisco
4 5 (6.85%) VMware
5 4 (5.48%) Juniper
5 4 (5.48%) Remedy
5 4 (5.48%) ServiceNow
6 3 (4.11%) BMC
6 3 (4.11%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.74%) Veritas
8 1 (1.37%) Avaya
8 1 (1.37%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.37%) F5
8 1 (1.37%) HP