The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 90 104 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -38
Permanent jobs citing SLA 29 33 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.87% 1.76% 3.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.32% 14.16% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 52
Median salary £37,000 £40,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% +11.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,900 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £63,000 £63,850
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £36,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.48% +9.70%
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
136 233 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.75% 12.43% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 110 191 157
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +4.76%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 11 December 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SLA.

1 58 (68.24%) ITIL
2 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
3 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
4 21 (24.71%) SQL
4 21 (24.71%) Service Delivery
5 18 (21.18%) .NET
5 18 (21.18%) Cisco
6 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 17 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 16 (18.82%) Finance
8 15 (17.65%) Firewall
8 15 (17.65%) VPN
8 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 15 (17.65%) Windows
9 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (16.47%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (15.29%) Performance Management
10 13 (15.29%) Service Management
10 13 (15.29%) VMware
11 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (12.94%) .NET Framework
12 11 (12.94%) Management Information System
12 11 (12.94%) Web Services
12 11 (12.94%) DNS
12 11 (12.94%) WAN
12 11 (12.94%) Contract Management
13 10 (11.76%) Escalation Management
13 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
13 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (7.06%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.71%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) Mule
4 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (8.24%) MS Office
4 6 (7.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.18%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) Firewall
1 15 (17.65%) VPN
2 14 (16.47%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (12.94%) DNS
3 11 (12.94%) WAN
4 10 (11.76%) MPLS
4 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.59%) LAN
6 8 (9.41%) VoIP
7 6 (7.06%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (7.06%) DHCP
7 6 (7.06%) SNMP
8 5 (5.88%) Broadband
8 5 (5.88%) SMTP
9 4 (4.71%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (4.71%) IP Telephony
9 4 (4.71%) NetScreen
9 4 (4.71%) Network Security
9 4 (4.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.71%) MS Access
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.35%) Big Data
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) PROIV
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.35%) Billing
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Analyst
2 18 (21.18%) Applications Support
3 14 (16.47%) 2nd Line Support
3 14 (16.47%) Service Manager
4 10 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Software Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Support Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (8.24%) Services Delivery Manager
7 7 (8.24%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (7.06%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Applications Support
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.18%) .NET
2 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 11 (12.94%) .NET Framework
3 11 (12.94%) Web Services
4 4 (4.71%) Classic ASP
5 3 (3.53%) Flash
6 2 (2.35%) XMPP
7 1 (1.18%) CSS
7 1 (1.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.94%) Management Information System
3 10 (11.76%) Statistics
4 8 (9.41%) Driving Licence
5 6 (7.06%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.35%) Wiki
7 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.18%) CMDB
7 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.18%) iSeries
7 1 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.18%) Replication
7 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Windows
2 9 (10.59%) Linux
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.71%) Unix
5 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) AIX
7 1 (1.18%) Solaris
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (68.24%) ITIL
2 21 (24.71%) Service Delivery
3 13 (15.29%) Performance Management
3 13 (15.29%) Service Management
4 11 (12.94%) Contract Management
5 10 (11.76%) Critical Success Factor
5 10 (11.76%) Escalation Management
5 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.41%) ITIL V3
6 8 (9.41%) ITSM
7 7 (8.24%) Financial Modelling
7 7 (8.24%) Project Management
7 7 (8.24%) Service Design
8 6 (7.06%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.06%) Network Load Balancing
8 6 (7.06%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.88%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.88%) Line Management
9 5 (5.88%) Network Management
9 5 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.71%) SQL
2 7 (8.24%) Java
2 7 (8.24%) PHP
2 7 (8.24%) VBA
3 3 (3.53%) C++
3 3 (3.53%) Perl
3 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.53%) Python
3 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.53%) VB
3 3 (3.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.24%) ISEB
4 6 (7.06%) Degree
5 5 (5.88%) CCDP
5 5 (5.88%) CCNP
5 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.71%) CCSP
7 3 (3.53%) CCNA
8 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.18%) MCITP
8 1 (1.18%) MCSA
8 1 (1.18%) MCSE
8 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.18%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.18%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.18%) Cisco
3 13 (15.29%) VMware
4 8 (9.41%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.24%) Cadence
6 6 (7.06%) HP
6 6 (7.06%) Remedy
6 6 (7.06%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.88%) IBM
8 4 (4.71%) CA
8 4 (4.71%) IronPort
8 4 (4.71%) Nokia
9 3 (3.53%) Citrix
9 3 (3.53%) F5
10 2 (2.35%) Juniper
10 2 (2.35%) NetApp
10 2 (2.35%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (2.35%) Oracle
11 1 (1.18%) Jaspersoft
11 1 (1.18%) ProCurve