Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 93 118
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25 -11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 21 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.32% 1.57% 0.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.40% 16.20% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 12
Oxford median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% -20.51% +25.81%
10th Percentile £33,000 £26,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +28.79% -8.33%

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 202 142 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 12.66% 9.70% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 183 116 119
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £46,749 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% +11.31% -14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £57,500 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% +10.43% +8.67%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SLA.

1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Office 365
4 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (28.57%) Degree
6 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle AGIS
7 4 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (19.05%) Record to Report
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (19.05%) IaaS
7 4 (19.05%) User Stories
7 4 (19.05%) Citrix
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle AGIS
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) IaaS
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Service Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Client Services Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) E-Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) E-Business Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Record to Report
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 4 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (19.05%) User Stories
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 3 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCDPM
1 3 (14.29%) SCOM
1 3 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) VMware