Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 105 107
Rank change year-on-year -19 +2 +40
Permanent jobs citing SLA 30 72 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.29% 2.34% 1.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.77% 19.15% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 56
Oxfordshire median annual salary £61,250 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +50.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £45,200 £21,975 £21,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £80,125 £59,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 235 376 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.13% 12.22% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 183 270 218
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,750 £29,825 £23,383
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Oxfordshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for SLA in Oxfordshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SLA in Oxfordshire

SLA
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 19 £65,000 +23.81%
Kidlington +14 2 £49,750 -9.55%
Bicester - 1 £60,000 -
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 12 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (30.00%) Change Management
4 9 (30.00%) LAN
4 9 (30.00%) WAN
5 8 (26.67%) Ethernet
5 8 (26.67%) Windows
5 8 (26.67%) VPN
5 8 (26.67%) Security Management
5 8 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (26.67%) MPLS
5 8 (26.67%) Network Architecture
5 8 (26.67%) Time Management
5 8 (26.67%) Technical Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (26.67%) Web Filtering
5 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (26.67%) Project Planning
5 8 (26.67%) Fault Management
5 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
5 8 (26.67%) Network Design
5 8 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (26.67%) Low Latency
5 8 (26.67%) Business Agility
6 7 (23.33%) Line Management
6 7 (23.33%) Office 365
6 7 (23.33%) ITSM

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Demantra
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Office 365
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) LAN
1 9 (30.00%) WAN
2 8 (26.67%) Ethernet
2 8 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (26.67%) MPLS
2 8 (26.67%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) ADSL
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) IPv4
3 1 (3.33%) IPv6
3 1 (3.33%) SMS
3 1 (3.33%) SNMP
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Service Desk Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL Service Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Network Engineering Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Network Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Support
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) CMDB
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 9 (30.00%) Change Management
5 8 (26.67%) Business Agility
5 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
5 8 (26.67%) Fault Management
5 8 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (26.67%) Low Latency
5 8 (26.67%) Network Architecture
5 8 (26.67%) Network Design
5 8 (26.67%) Project Planning
5 8 (26.67%) Security Management
5 8 (26.67%) Technical Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) Time Management
5 8 (26.67%) Web Filtering
6 7 (23.33%) ITSM
6 7 (23.33%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Apple
2 6 (20.00%) HP
2 6 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (20.00%) Toshiba
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) VMware