The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 37 53 64
Rank change year-on-year +16 +11  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.06% 3.05% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.22% 24.00% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 3
Median salary £34,250 £22,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.68% -2.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 27 75 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 9.28% 12.69% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 71 35
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

SLA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for SLA in Suffolk

SLA
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Suffolk over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Suffolk

SLA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +29 6 £34,250 +42.70% 3
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SLA.

1 10 (52.63%) SQL
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
4 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) MS Office
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
7 3 (15.79%) Office 365
7 3 (15.79%) High Availability
7 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 3 (15.79%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (10.53%) Replication
8 2 (10.53%) Apple
8 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (10.53%) SQLPlus
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (10.53%) OLTP
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQLPlus
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Toad
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.79%) DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.26%) JMS
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
4 1 (5.26%) PMI
4 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
3 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 4 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
Ipswich, Suffolk
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago