Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 83 111
Rank change year-on-year -8 +28 -23
Permanent jobs citing SLA 59 75 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.86% 3.07% 2.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.96% 25.17% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 59 71 47
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,450 £18,750 £23,100
90th Percentile £70,500 £57,500 £43,200
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

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 Sussex with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 211 298 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.22% 12.19% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 185 276 252
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.76% +12.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £29,400 £29,250 £27,850
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £60,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in West Sussex

SLA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for SLA in West Sussex

SLA
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in West Sussex

SLA
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +13 20 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Burgess Hill - 8 £26,000 -
Gatwick +9 6 £71,250 +29.55% 1
Worthing -17 3 £55,000 +134.04%
Horsham -26 2 £31,250 +56.25%
Chichester - 1 £27,500 -
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SLA.

1 34 (57.63%) Windows
2 29 (49.15%) ITIL
3 26 (44.07%) Linux
4 22 (37.29%) Unix
5 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
6 18 (30.51%) DB2
6 18 (30.51%) Java
6 18 (30.51%) Perl
6 18 (30.51%) J2EE
6 18 (30.51%) Oracle
6 18 (30.51%) IBM
6 18 (30.51%) zOS
6 18 (30.51%) Tivoli
6 18 (30.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
8 15 (25.42%) French Language
8 15 (25.42%) German Language
9 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
9 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
10 13 (22.03%) SQL
11 12 (20.34%) Management Information System
12 11 (18.64%) Firewall
13 10 (16.95%) Change Management
13 10 (16.95%) VMware
13 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
13 10 (16.95%) Line Management
14 9 (15.25%) Office 365
14 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (15.25%) Service Management
14 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Office 365
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.78%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) Firewall
2 7 (11.86%) MPLS
3 6 (10.17%) DHCP
3 6 (10.17%) DNS
4 5 (8.47%) LAN
4 5 (8.47%) WAN
4 5 (8.47%) Wireless
5 4 (6.78%) 3G
5 4 (6.78%) 4G
5 4 (6.78%) BGP
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (6.78%) IPsec
5 4 (6.78%) Junos
5 4 (6.78%) OSPF
5 4 (6.78%) SAN
5 4 (6.78%) SSL
5 4 (6.78%) Unified Communications
5 4 (6.78%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.51%) DB2
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) MSI
General
1 15 (25.42%) French Language
1 15 (25.42%) German Language
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Applications Support
2 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Support Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Support Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) IT Manager
5 8 (13.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (13.56%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Applications Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Exchange Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Network Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Operations Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Server Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) J2EE
2 2 (3.39%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (6.78%) PKI
4 3 (5.08%) CMDB
4 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.69%) Fintech
6 1 (1.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Windows
2 26 (44.07%) Linux
3 22 (37.29%) Unix
4 18 (30.51%) zOS
5 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
6 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) Change Management
2 10 (16.95%) Line Management
3 9 (15.25%) Service Management
4 7 (11.86%) Change Control
5 6 (10.17%) ITIL V3
6 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.47%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.78%) DevOps
7 4 (6.78%) Information Management
7 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.78%) Network Design
7 4 (6.78%) Operations Management
7 4 (6.78%) Web Operations
8 3 (5.08%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (5.08%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) Java
1 18 (30.51%) Perl
2 13 (22.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.08%) CCIE
4 2 (3.39%) CCNP
4 2 (3.39%) MBA
4 2 (3.39%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.69%) CCNA
5 1 (1.69%) CITP
5 1 (1.69%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.69%) HP MASE
5 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.69%) MBCS
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.69%) RHCE
5 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
3 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (30.51%) Tivoli
1 18 (30.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (3.39%) SCCM
5 1 (1.69%) Ansible
5 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) IBM
1 18 (30.51%) Oracle
2 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.95%) VMware
4 7 (11.86%) Citrix
5 6 (10.17%) Cisco
5 6 (10.17%) Dell
6 5 (8.47%) EqualLogic
6 5 (8.47%) NetApp
7 4 (6.78%) F5
7 4 (6.78%) Juniper
7 4 (6.78%) Palo Alto
7 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.08%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (5.08%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.69%) Aruba
9 1 (1.69%) Draytek
9 1 (1.69%) HP
9 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL