Period
to 31 October 2020

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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 41 110
Rank change year-on-year -31 +69 -21
Permanent jobs citing SLA 22 131 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.60% 5.51% 1.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.87% 32.59% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 36
Median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £25,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £90,000 £63,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%

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 171 402 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 20.19% 16.90% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 132 256 368
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £45,025 £25,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,375 £74,375 £74,125
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in West Sussex

SLA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SLA in West Sussex.

Salary trend for SLA in West Sussex

SLA
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing SLA in West Sussex over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

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 31 October 2020. 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 +8 11 £75,000 +20.00%
Horsham -15 4 £22,000 -5.38%
Worthing +11 3 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Haywards Heath - 2 £29,500 -
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SLA.

1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (63.64%) Citrix
3 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (59.09%) PowerShell
4 13 (59.09%) SQL
5 12 (54.55%) Azure
6 11 (50.00%) Security Architecture
6 11 (50.00%) SaaS
6 11 (50.00%) DevOps
7 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (45.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (45.45%) Public Cloud
7 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
7 10 (45.45%) BPaaS
7 10 (45.45%) vCenter Server
7 10 (45.45%) PaaS
7 10 (45.45%) IaaS
7 10 (45.45%) High Availability
7 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
7 10 (45.45%) XenApp
7 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (45.45%) Java
7 10 (45.45%) Web Services
7 10 (45.45%) SOA
7 10 (45.45%) JSON
7 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
7 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure as Code

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 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Azure
2 11 (50.00%) SaaS
3 10 (45.45%) BPaaS
3 10 (45.45%) IaaS
3 10 (45.45%) PaaS
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.55%) AWS
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Functions
5 1 (4.55%) Office 365
5 1 (4.55%) OneDrive
5 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DHCP
1 4 (18.18%) DMZ
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (4.55%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Architect
1 10 (45.45%) Cloud Architect
2 8 (36.36%) Azure Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Operations Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Product Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) JSON
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
1 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (45.45%) Hybrid Cloud
1 10 (45.45%) Public Cloud
2 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
4 1 (4.55%) Cybercrime
4 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) DevOps
1 11 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 10 (45.45%) High Availability
2 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure as Code
2 10 (45.45%) SOA
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Cloud Operations
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Patch Management
5 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 4 (18.18%) Ticket Management
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) PowerShell
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
2 2 (9.09%) MCSA
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CISM
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) NIST
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 10 (45.45%) XenApp
4 4 (18.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) vCenter Server
2 4 (18.18%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Citrix
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
3 3 (13.64%) Splunk