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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 55 29
Rank change year-on-year +26 -26  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 72 29 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 8.07% 3.50% 6.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.57% 32.22% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 50
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +5.07% +1.47%  

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 158 90 235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 17.71% 10.87% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 96 67 154
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 86 (70.49%) Windows
2 57 (46.72%) Microsoft Office
3 52 (42.62%) ITIL
4 50 (40.98%) Finance
5 46 (37.70%) Microsoft
6 45 (36.89%) Citrix
7 43 (35.25%) Legal
8 41 (33.61%) VPN
9 40 (32.79%) Windows 7
9 40 (32.79%) Ticket Management
10 34 (27.87%) Active Directory
11 24 (19.67%) Cisco
12 22 (18.03%) Service Management
13 18 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (13.11%) Service Delivery
15 15 (12.30%) MS Exchange
15 15 (12.30%) Back Office
15 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (12.30%) Virtual Environments
16 14 (11.48%) Computer Science Degree
16 14 (11.48%) Computer Science
16 14 (11.48%) GNVQ
16 14 (11.48%) Windows 8
16 14 (11.48%) Billing
16 14 (11.48%) Degree
16 14 (11.48%) HND
16 14 (11.48%) Windows XP
17 13 (10.66%) Remedy
17 13 (10.66%) Document Management
17 13 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2010

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 15 (12.30%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.38%) SAS
4 8 (6.56%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.10%) IIS
6 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 57 (46.72%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Office 365
2 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.61%) VPN
2 10 (8.20%) LAN
2 10 (8.20%) WAN
3 9 (7.38%) BIG-IP
4 6 (4.92%) Internet
5 3 (2.46%) Firewall
6 2 (1.64%) VLAN
7 1 (0.82%) HTTP
7 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.82%) SAN
7 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.82%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.82%) VoIP
7 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (40.98%) Finance
2 43 (35.25%) Legal
3 15 (12.30%) Back Office
4 14 (11.48%) Billing
5 2 (1.64%) Automotive
5 2 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Law
6 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (49.18%) Analyst
2 38 (31.15%) Service Analyst
3 26 (21.31%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (13.93%) Team Leader
5 16 (13.11%) Support Analyst
6 13 (10.66%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (10.66%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 12 (9.84%) Help Desk Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) Graduate
8 10 (8.20%) Graduate Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) Graduate Help Desk Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) Junior
8 10 (8.20%) Junior Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
9 9 (7.38%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (7.38%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.10%) Clustering
3 4 (3.28%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.28%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.82%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.82%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (0.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 86 (70.49%) Windows
2 40 (32.79%) Windows 7
3 18 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (11.48%) Windows 8
5 14 (11.48%) Windows XP
6 8 (6.56%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.64%) Unix
9 1 (0.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.62%) ITIL
2 40 (32.79%) Ticket Management
3 22 (18.03%) Service Management
4 16 (13.11%) Service Delivery
5 15 (12.30%) Virtual Environments
6 13 (10.66%) Document Management
7 12 (9.84%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 12 (9.84%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 12 (9.84%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 11 (9.02%) Case Management
8 11 (9.02%) Process Management
9 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.56%) Change Management
10 8 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (6.56%) Incident Management
11 7 (5.74%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (4.10%) Problem Management
13 4 (3.28%) Application Virtualisation
13 4 (3.28%) Change Control
13 4 (3.28%) Hardware Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.84%) SQL
2 1 (0.82%) Erlang
2 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.82%) Tcl
2 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (11.48%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (11.48%) Degree
1 14 (11.48%) GNVQ
1 14 (11.48%) HND
2 12 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.56%) A+ Certification
4 6 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.92%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.64%) CCNP
5 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.64%) MCSA
5 2 (1.64%) MCSE
6 1 (0.82%) CCIE
6 1 (0.82%) CCNA
6 1 (0.82%) CCSA
6 1 (0.82%) CCVP
6 1 (0.82%) CISM
6 1 (0.82%) CISSP
6 1 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.28%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (3.28%) VMware Server
5 3 (2.46%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (2.46%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (0.82%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 46 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 45 (36.89%) Citrix
3 24 (19.67%) Cisco
4 13 (10.66%) Remedy
5 11 (9.02%) Juniper
6 10 (8.20%) VMware
7 9 (7.38%) F5
8 8 (6.56%) Gemalto
9 4 (3.28%) Google
10 3 (2.46%) Forcepoint
11 2 (1.64%) Computacenter
12 1 (0.82%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.82%) Dell
12 1 (0.82%) IBM
12 1 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.82%) Symantec
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 60 - 70k
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago