The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 39 74
Rank change year-on-year -5 +35  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 19 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.51% 3.93% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.33% 31.67% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 2
Median salary £43,750 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +21.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £33,150 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,450 £70,000 £66,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £34,500 £34,330
% change year-on-year +5.07% +0.49%  

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 Watford with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 75 60 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 13.84% 12.40% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 64 56 48
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +37.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,250 £25,275
10% offered a salary of more than £73,875 £65,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Watford

SLA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for SLA in Watford

SLA
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Watford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Watford

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 Watford region with a requirement for SLA.

1 22 (61.11%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) Retail
3 12 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 10 (27.78%) Change Management
5 8 (22.22%) Firewall
5 8 (22.22%) Wireless
5 8 (22.22%) VPN
5 8 (22.22%) Cisco
5 8 (22.22%) CCNP
5 8 (22.22%) CCNA
5 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 8 (22.22%) Huawei
5 8 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
5 8 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 8 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
6 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (11.11%) Games
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.11%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (8.33%) Time Management
8 3 (8.33%) Oracle
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.56%) Replication
9 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
1 8 (22.22%) VPN
1 8 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) DataStage
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (38.89%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Service Manager
2 11 (30.56%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (30.56%) Services Delivery Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco Support
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Network Support
4 6 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Account Director
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce Director
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) CSS
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) jQuery
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) FMCG
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 10 (27.78%) Change Management
4 4 (11.11%) Coaching
4 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Data Entry
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (5.56%) SDLC
6 2 (5.56%) Statistics
6 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C#
1 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) CCNA
1 8 (22.22%) CCNP
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) XenApp
2 2 (5.56%) XenServer
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco
1 8 (22.22%) Huawei
1 8 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
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