The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 11 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 4.76% 4.04% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £41,250 £35,125 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
South Wales

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 Bridgend region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 7.14% 14.14% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 1
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

SLA
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

SLA Salary Trend in Bridgend

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat