The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 66 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 60 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.97% 2.04% 2.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.15% 22.02% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 53 18 41
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
221 168 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.93% 9.28% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 194 113 104
Average salary £38,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
South West

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SLA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SLA Salary Trend in Bristol

SLA
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 60 (46.51%) SQL
2 39 (30.23%) Finance
3 37 (28.68%) Microsoft
4 32 (24.81%) Citrix
5 31 (24.03%) Windows
5 31 (24.03%) MS Excel
6 29 (22.48%) Linux
6 29 (22.48%) Degree
7 26 (20.16%) Active Directory
7 26 (20.16%) Cisco
8 24 (18.60%) MySQL
8 24 (18.60%) Oracle
9 23 (17.83%) CCNA
9 23 (17.83%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (17.05%) ITIL
10 22 (17.05%) Apache
11 21 (16.28%) Oracle Reports
11 21 (16.28%) Marketing
11 21 (16.28%) Firewall
11 21 (16.28%) Oracle EBS
12 20 (15.50%) E-business
12 20 (15.50%) Document Management
12 20 (15.50%) Wiki
12 20 (15.50%) Zend
12 20 (15.50%) Ubuntu
12 20 (15.50%) E-Commerce
12 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
12 20 (15.50%) Capacity Planning
12 20 (15.50%) NetScaler
13 19 (14.73%) User Acceptance Testing

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 22 (17.05%) Apache
2 9 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.10%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.33%) IIS
4 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.55%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.55%) WordPress
5 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.55%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.55%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 31 (24.03%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (16.28%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (10.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (7.75%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 10 (7.75%) Oracle Cash Management
4 10 (7.75%) Oracle iProcurement
5 6 (4.65%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (1.55%) Magento
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.28%) Firewall
2 20 (15.50%) NetScaler
3 10 (7.75%) SAN
3 10 (7.75%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.98%) iSCSI
4 9 (6.98%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (6.98%) 4G
5 4 (3.10%) LAN
6 3 (2.33%) WAN
6 3 (2.33%) Internet
7 2 (1.55%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (1.55%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.55%) LTE
7 2 (1.55%) DNS
7 2 (1.55%) GPRS
7 2 (1.55%) GSM
7 2 (1.55%) Packet Switching
7 2 (1.55%) SMS
7 2 (1.55%) UMTS
7 2 (1.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.60%) MySQL
2 21 (16.28%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
4 16 (12.40%) Oracle Discoverer
5 13 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.43%) MS Access
7 5 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.33%) OLAP
9 3 (2.33%) OLTP
9 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.55%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.55%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Visual Studio
1 17 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.85%) NUnit
3 3 (2.33%) Subversion
3 3 (2.33%) JUnit
3 3 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.55%) JDeveloper
4 2 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (30.23%) Finance
2 21 (16.28%) Marketing
3 17 (13.18%) Telecoms
4 15 (11.63%) Legal
4 15 (11.63%) Retail
5 14 (10.85%) Manufacturing
5 14 (10.85%) Automotive
6 5 (3.88%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.33%) Publishing
8 2 (1.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.78%) Local Government
9 1 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (24.81%) Analyst
2 26 (20.16%) Support Engineer
3 14 (10.85%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (10.85%) Software Engineer
4 12 (9.30%) Systems Analyst
4 12 (9.30%) Senior Support Engineer
5 11 (8.53%) Oracle Analyst
6 10 (7.75%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.98%) Technical Support
7 9 (6.98%) MI Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Developer
9 7 (5.43%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) Lead Software Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) Oracle Support Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) Support Manager
11 5 (3.88%) Administrator
11 5 (3.88%) Service Desk Supervisor
12 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Manager
13 3 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.40%) jQuery
2 15 (11.63%) XML
3 14 (10.85%) .NET
3 14 (10.85%) LINQ
3 14 (10.85%) Ajax
4 12 (9.30%) COM
5 3 (2.33%) MDX
5 3 (2.33%) Spring
5 3 (2.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (2.33%) Web Services
6 2 (1.55%) CSS3
6 2 (1.55%) HTML5
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.55%) Middleware
6 2 (1.55%) CSS
6 2 (1.55%) HTML
6 2 (1.55%) LAMP
6 2 (1.55%) WCF
6 2 (1.55%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.50%) Wiki
2 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.88%) FMCG
4 4 (3.10%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.55%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.55%) PDA
7 1 (0.78%) AS400
7 1 (0.78%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.03%) Windows
2 29 (22.48%) Linux
3 20 (15.50%) Ubuntu
4 13 (10.08%) UNIX
5 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.43%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.10%) Solaris
9 2 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.55%) HPUX
10 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.05%) ITIL
2 20 (15.50%) E-business
2 20 (15.50%) Document Management
2 20 (15.50%) E-Commerce
2 20 (15.50%) Capacity Planning
3 19 (14.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (13.18%) Service Delivery
5 14 (10.85%) MVC
5 14 (10.85%) Unit Testing
5 14 (10.85%) Software Engineering
5 14 (10.85%) Campaign Management
6 13 (10.08%) PRINCE
7 12 (9.30%) Automated Testing
8 11 (8.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (7.75%) Cash Management
10 9 (6.98%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (6.20%) Change Management
12 6 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.65%) Data Security
12 6 (4.65%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (46.51%) SQL
2 17 (13.18%) T-SQL
3 16 (12.40%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.85%) C#
5 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.10%) VBA
6 3 (2.33%) Java
7 2 (1.55%) PHP
7 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.78%) RPG
8 1 (0.78%) C
8 1 (0.78%) RPG/400
8 1 (0.78%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 29 (22.48%) Degree
2 23 (17.83%) CCNA
2 23 (17.83%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (11.63%) MCSE
5 10 (7.75%) MCSA
6 5 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.33%) MCITP
7 3 (2.33%) CIMA
7 3 (2.33%) ACCA
7 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.33%) AAT
8 2 (1.55%) MCDST
9 1 (0.78%) MCTS
9 1 (0.78%) MCP
9 1 (0.78%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.78%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 26 (20.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.98%) vSphere
3 3 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (6.98%) WSUS
2 4 (3.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.55%) OpenView
3 2 (1.55%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.78%) SCCM
4 1 (0.78%) DameWare
Vendors
1 37 (28.68%) Microsoft
2 32 (24.81%) Citrix
3 26 (20.16%) Cisco
4 24 (18.60%) Oracle
5 20 (15.50%) Zend
6 16 (12.40%) VMware
7 5 (3.88%) HP
8 4 (3.10%) Lotus
9 3 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.33%) Avaya
10 2 (1.55%) Opsware
10 2 (1.55%) Juniper
10 2 (1.55%) BMC
10 2 (1.55%) IBM
10 2 (1.55%) Adobe
10 2 (1.55%) Micro Focus
10 2 (1.55%) SAP
10 2 (1.55%) Huawei
10 2 (1.55%) ZyXEL
11 1 (0.78%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago