Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 56 58
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2 +11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 38 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 6.37% 3.49% 2.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% 33.85% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 15
Portsmouth median annual salary £35,500 £23,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.35% -31.34% +16.52%
10th Percentile £21,750 £20,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £67,500 £51,000
Hampshire median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +12.90%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 95 65 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 15.91% 10.30% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 80 63 44
Portsmouth median annual salary £50,000 £33,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.52% -3.65% -11.61%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,000 £54,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Portsmouth

SLA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for SLA in Portsmouth

SLA
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SLA.

1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
3 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
4 10 (26.32%) Network Security
4 10 (26.32%) Fault Management
4 10 (26.32%) Firewall
4 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (26.32%) Wireless
4 10 (26.32%) IP Telephony
4 10 (26.32%) LAN
4 10 (26.32%) VoIP
4 10 (26.32%) WAN
4 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (26.32%) CCNA
4 10 (26.32%) Palo Alto
4 10 (26.32%) NetScaler
5 9 (23.68%) Linux
6 8 (21.05%) ITIL
6 8 (21.05%) Windows
7 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
7 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
8 6 (15.79%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (15.79%) SAP
9 5 (13.16%) Regression Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Remedy
9 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
1 10 (26.32%) IP Telephony
1 10 (26.32%) LAN
1 10 (26.32%) NetScaler
1 10 (26.32%) Network Security
1 10 (26.32%) VoIP
1 10 (26.32%) WAN
1 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
1 10 (26.32%) Wireless
2 2 (5.26%) NAS
2 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Firewall Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Network Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Service Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) SAP Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) IDoc
1 1 (2.63%) J2EE
1 1 (2.63%) SAP ALE
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (2.63%) SAP PI
1 1 (2.63%) XML
1 1 (2.63%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Fault Management
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) SAP Implementation
4 5 (13.16%) Defect Management
4 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Regression Testing
4 5 (13.16%) System Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
4 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Active Listening
5 4 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (7.89%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (7.89%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.63%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.63%) Test Planning
8 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) ABAP
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 10 (26.32%) CCNA
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (13.16%) ISEB
4 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 10 (26.32%) Palo Alto
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.79%) SAP
5 5 (13.16%) Remedy
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Veeam
6 2 (5.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Progress