Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 108 100
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 24 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.87% 1.36% 0.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.02% 11.46% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 7
Oxford median annual salary £57,500 £43,750 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.43% +53.51% -45.71%
10th Percentile £33,700 £28,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £96,500 £53,750 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year +35.29% +33.86% -25.29%

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 Oxford with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 141 192 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 10.96% 11.90% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 116 184 91
Oxford median annual salary £52,750 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.21% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,875 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,000 £63,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +23.46% -10.00%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Oxford

SLA
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for SLA in Oxford

SLA
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SLA in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for SLA.

1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Office 365
3 9 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 8 (33.33%) Line Management
4 8 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
4 8 (33.33%) Virtual Team
4 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 8 (33.33%) QA
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) ITSM
6 6 (25.00%) Toshiba
6 6 (25.00%) Kanban
6 6 (25.00%) Apple
6 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (25.00%) HP
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (25.00%) ServiceNow
6 6 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (25.00%) Mac OS
7 4 (16.67%) LAN
7 4 (16.67%) WAN
8 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 3 (12.50%) SAP

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 6 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
1 4 (16.67%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (12.50%) MPLS
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) IPv4
3 1 (4.17%) IPv6
3 1 (4.17%) SNMP
3 1 (4.17%) WLAN
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL Service Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (12.50%) HR Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineering Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Network Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 6 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (41.67%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Line Management
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
4 7 (29.17%) ITSM
5 6 (25.00%) Kanban
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 3 (12.50%) Data Entry
6 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Network Design
6 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.33%) PMP
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Apple
2 6 (25.00%) HP
2 6 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (25.00%) Toshiba
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) BMC
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy