Period
to 23 September 2018

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

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 30 11
Rank change year-on-year +12 -19 +13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 17 5 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 8.85% 3.11% 16.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.56% 20.00% 72.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 30
Stevenage median annual salary £29,000 £36,500 £19,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.55% +84.81% -3.66%
10th Percentile £23,750 £18,500 £17,375
90th Percentile £57,125 £47,500 £28,175
Hertfordshire median annual salary £27,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -30.63% - -2.44%

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 Stevenage with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Stevenage
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 64 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 33.33% 15.53% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 59 17 42
Stevenage median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% +41.30% -23.33%
10th Percentile £26,950 £22,250 £18,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £47,500 £51,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Stevenage

SLA
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for SLA in Stevenage

SLA
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Stevenage over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for SLA.

1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) CCNA
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Ansible
4 8 (47.06%) CentOS
4 8 (47.06%) Puppet
4 8 (47.06%) Service Desk Management
4 8 (47.06%) Server Management
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) System Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) Change Management
5 7 (41.18%) Customer-Centricity
6 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) VPN
7 5 (29.41%) Service Design
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) Firewall
9 3 (17.65%) ITSM
9 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (17.65%) ISEB
9 3 (17.65%) SMS
9 3 (17.65%) Flash
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) Juniper

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) NX-OS
2 3 (17.65%) OSPF
2 3 (17.65%) SMS
2 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Service Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Flash
2 2 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) CentOS
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Server Management
1 8 (47.06%) Service Desk Management
1 8 (47.06%) System Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
2 7 (41.18%) Customer-Centricity
3 5 (29.41%) Service Design
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Business Development
5 3 (17.65%) Contract Management
5 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 3 (17.65%) Escalation Management
5 3 (17.65%) Fault Management
5 3 (17.65%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) ITSM
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CCNA
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) ISEB
5 1 (5.88%) CCENT
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) GDPR
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) ProxySG
2 3 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Ansible
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
1 3 (17.65%) Cadence
1 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) Juniper
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) F5
2 2 (11.76%) TOWER Software
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Computacenter