The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 39 42
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 21 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.73% 5.88% 5.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.00% 36.44% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 33
Median salary £23,750 £27,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +14.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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 Southampton with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 60 118 100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 10.66% 16.14% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 49 115 86
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

SLA
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for SLA in Southampton

SLA
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Southampton over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SLA.

1 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 16 (45.71%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) Problem Management
4 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (20.00%) Ticket Management
6 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (17.14%) Client/Server
7 6 (17.14%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco
8 5 (14.29%) Service Management
9 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
9 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
9 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (11.43%) VMware
9 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
9 4 (11.43%) SAN
9 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (11.43%) Symantec
9 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
10 3 (8.57%) Unix
10 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
10 3 (8.57%) NetApp
10 3 (8.57%) Citrix
10 3 (8.57%) IBM

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SAN
1 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (8.57%) NAS
2 3 (8.57%) SSH
2 3 (8.57%) Telnet
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (14.29%) Analyst
1 5 (14.29%) IT Support
2 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Service Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (8.57%) Support Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Systems Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Manager
4 2 (5.71%) IT Technician
4 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Service Support Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.57%) CMDB
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
3 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.57%) Unix
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Problem Management
3 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (20.00%) Ticket Management
5 5 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) Coaching
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) High Availability
6 3 (8.57%) Logistics
6 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (8.57%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (8.57%) Project Governance
6 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) MCP
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco
3 4 (11.43%) Symantec
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Brocade
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
4 3 (8.57%) NetApp
5 2 (5.71%) Remedy
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Kingfisher IT Services
Salary: £negotiable dependent on exp. + benefits and bonus potential
Posted: 5 days ago