Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 44 25
Rank change year-on-year -23 -19 +19
Permanent jobs citing SLA 9 35 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.28% 4.28% 8.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.93% 25.74% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 91
Slough median annual salary £21,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.67% -5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £30,050 £25,000
90th Percentile £35,000 £94,250 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%

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 Slough with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 43 136 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 6.13% 16.63% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 40 121 215
Slough median annual salary £32,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.81% +8.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £22,375 £33,000 £26,450
90th Percentile £64,325 £77,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +11.11%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Slough

SLA
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for SLA in Slough

SLA
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Slough over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 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 Slough region with a requirement for SLA.

1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
4 1 (11.11%) CA Spectrum

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) ADSL
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) ISDN
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) SNMP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Avaya
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco