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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 44 46
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.86% 1.61% 2.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.41% 40.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 4
Median salary £39,750 £32,750 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.37% +29.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £26,225 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £33,500 £34,050
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +6.61% -  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 34 10 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 9.71% 4.02% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 16
Median salary £31,250 £33,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.71% -18.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £90,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 8 (38.10%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) Firewall
5 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 5 (23.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (23.81%) HP SIM
7 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) Office 365
7 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
7 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
7 5 (23.81%) Statistics
7 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
7 5 (23.81%) Symantec
7 5 (23.81%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
9 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
10 2 (9.52%) IDoc

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 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Boomi
3 1 (4.76%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) LDAP
2 2 (9.52%) PBX
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Front Office
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Service Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Lync Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SAP PI Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) IDoc
1 2 (9.52%) J2EE
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
1 2 (9.52%) SAP ALE
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Fiori
1 2 (9.52%) SAP PI
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Debian
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Statistics
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) EAI
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) ABAP
2 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.52%) MCITP
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) MCTS
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) UAG
4 1 (4.76%) VirtualBox
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP SIM
1 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
1 5 (23.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (9.52%) MOM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com