The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 26 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 20 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 6.73% 7.42% 5.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 62.50% 68.09% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 15
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
SLA
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
32 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 10.77% 10.90% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 21
Average salary £26,000 £29,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.60% -33.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

SLA
Salary Trend in Bath

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

SLA Salary Trend in Bath

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 22 (84.62%) ITIL
2 19 (73.08%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) Incident Management
3 16 (61.54%) Line Management
3 16 (61.54%) Finance
4 15 (57.69%) Process Management
4 15 (57.69%) Release Management
5 13 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (46.15%) Windows
7 10 (38.46%) Change Management
8 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle
9 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
9 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (26.92%) Wealth Management
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
11 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
11 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) Firewall
11 5 (19.23%) XML
11 5 (19.23%) Linux
11 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
11 5 (19.23%) Cisco
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 5 (19.23%) Active Directory

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Analyst
1 18 (69.23%) Support Analyst
1 18 (69.23%) Applications Support
2 17 (65.38%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) ITIL
2 16 (61.54%) Incident Management
2 16 (61.54%) Line Management
3 15 (57.69%) Release Management
3 15 (57.69%) Process Management
4 13 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 10 (38.46%) Change Management
6 7 (26.92%) Wealth Management
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) Balanced Scorecard
7 1 (3.85%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware