The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 96 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 40 61 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.12% 3.43% 3.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.20% 33.89% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35 52 45
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -8.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.09%
SLA
South West

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 Bristol region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
137 180 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.25% 10.13% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 120 160 111
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 27 (36.00%) SQL
1 27 (36.00%) ITIL
2 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
3 21 (28.00%) Service Delivery
4 16 (21.33%) Windows
5 15 (20.00%) VMware
6 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
7 12 (16.00%) Degree
8 11 (14.67%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (14.67%) Service Management
8 11 (14.67%) Finance
9 10 (13.33%) Firewall
9 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
9 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
10 9 (12.00%) Law
10 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (10.67%) Cisco
11 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (10.67%) Coaching
12 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
12 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
12 7 (9.33%) .NET
12 7 (9.33%) Legal
12 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
13 6 (8.00%) Business Continuity
13 6 (8.00%) Security Management
13 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (8.00%) MPLS

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.00%) Lync
3 3 (4.00%) Mule
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) FastStats
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.33%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.33%) Unica
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
3 1 (1.33%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Firewall
2 6 (8.00%) WAN
2 6 (8.00%) LAN
2 6 (8.00%) MPLS
3 5 (6.67%) VoIP
3 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.33%) DNS
5 3 (4.00%) Internet
5 3 (4.00%) X.500
5 3 (4.00%) DHCP
5 3 (4.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.67%) xDSL
6 2 (2.67%) Wireless
6 2 (2.67%) IPsec
6 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.67%) FTP
6 2 (2.67%) PPP
6 2 (2.67%) VPN
6 2 (2.67%) ATM
6 2 (2.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.67%) OLTP
3 2 (2.67%) OLAP
4 1 (1.33%) QlikView
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JUnit
1 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.67%) NUnit
1 2 (2.67%) Subversion
1 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Law
3 7 (9.33%) Legal
3 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.33%) Retail
5 3 (4.00%) General Ledger
5 3 (4.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Service Manager
2 11 (14.67%) Technical Support
2 11 (14.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 11 (14.67%) Analyst
2 11 (14.67%) Support Engineer
2 11 (14.67%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (9.33%) Applications Support
4 6 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) IT Services Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Service Desk Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Junior
5 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Customer Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) .NET
2 6 (8.00%) Web Services
3 5 (6.67%) Spring
4 3 (4.00%) XML
4 3 (4.00%) Django
4 3 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.00%) REST
4 3 (4.00%) RESTEasy
5 2 (2.67%) jQuery
5 2 (2.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.67%) Ajax
5 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.67%) MDX
5 2 (2.67%) LINQ
6 1 (1.33%) J2EE
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.33%) COM
6 1 (1.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.00%) Replication
4 3 (4.00%) Web 2.0
4 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.33%) PDA
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.00%) Linux
4 6 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.00%) Android
7 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) ITIL
2 21 (28.00%) Service Delivery
3 11 (14.67%) Service Management
4 8 (10.67%) Coaching
5 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.00%) BCP
6 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.00%) Security Management
6 6 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 6 (8.00%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.67%) Line Management
7 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.33%) Matrix Management
8 4 (5.33%) Fault Management
8 4 (5.33%) ITSM
8 4 (5.33%) Change Management
8 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.00%) Java
4 4 (5.33%) C#
5 3 (4.00%) Python
5 3 (4.00%) R
6 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
2 11 (14.67%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.00%) CCNA
5 2 (2.67%) MCP
5 2 (2.67%) CCENT
5 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) WSUS
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.00%) VMware
3 8 (10.67%) Cisco
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle
5 5 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.33%) Avaya
7 3 (4.00%) Apple
8 1 (1.33%) Remedy
8 1 (1.33%) McAfee
8 1 (1.33%) Ektron
8 1 (1.33%) Tableau
8 1 (1.33%) Datameer
8 1 (1.33%) BEA
8 1 (1.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.33%) Adobe
8 1 (1.33%) HP
8 1 (1.33%) Dell
8 1 (1.33%) EMC
8 1 (1.33%) Nortel
8 1 (1.33%) Citrix
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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