Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 23 21
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 5.88% 2.38% 7.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.71% 11.11% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
West Malling median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +160.00% -48.72%
10th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £23,713
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £27,525
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% +48.15% +8.00%

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 West Malling with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Malling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 14 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 16.47% 21.43% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 14
West Malling median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +68.32% -39.16%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,600 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,500 £37,500
Kent median annual salary £56,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +40.63% -11.11% +12.50%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in West Malling

SLA
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Salary trend for SLA in West Malling

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 West Malling region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Practice Management
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) PMI
2 4 (80.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Budget Control
2 4 (80.00%) Contract Management
2 4 (80.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) PMI
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (80.00%) Budget Control
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Contract Management
1 4 (80.00%) Decision-Making
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Practice Management
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Security Management
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper