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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 64 72 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs citing SLA 62 52 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.22% 2.89% 2.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.84% 28.26% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 21
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
215 184 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.16% 10.24% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 185 163 125
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £23,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £60,000 £52,500
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 30 March 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 62 (51.24%) ITIL
2 45 (37.19%) Windows
3 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
4 30 (24.79%) SQL
4 30 (24.79%) Service Management
5 29 (23.97%) Active Directory
6 23 (19.01%) Service Delivery
6 23 (19.01%) MS Excel
7 22 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 21 (17.36%) Firewall
8 21 (17.36%) VMware
9 20 (16.53%) MS Office
10 19 (15.70%) Change Management
11 18 (14.88%) Finance
11 18 (14.88%) ITSM
11 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (14.05%) Cisco
13 16 (13.22%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (12.40%) MS Exchange
14 15 (12.40%) Linux
14 15 (12.40%) Legal
15 14 (11.57%) Degree
16 13 (10.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (10.74%) Windows 7
16 13 (10.74%) Blackberry
16 13 (10.74%) Configuration Management
16 13 (10.74%) VPN
17 12 (9.92%) SharePoint
17 12 (9.92%) Citrix

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 15 (12.40%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.92%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (4.96%) IIS
5 5 (4.13%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.13%) Jetty
6 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.48%) Apache
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (19.01%) MS Excel
2 20 (16.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.83%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.36%) Firewall
2 13 (10.74%) VPN
3 12 (9.92%) SAN
4 10 (8.26%) VLAN
4 10 (8.26%) MPLS
5 8 (6.61%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.96%) ISDN
7 5 (4.13%) DHCP
7 5 (4.13%) DNS
8 4 (3.31%) Network Security
9 3 (2.48%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.48%) Internet
9 3 (2.48%) LAN
9 3 (2.48%) WAN
10 2 (1.65%) 3G
10 2 (1.65%) NAS
10 2 (1.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.13%) OLAP
4 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.13%) OLTP
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) JUnit
1 9 (7.44%) Eclipse
2 8 (6.61%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.13%) Ant
3 5 (4.13%) JIRA
3 5 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.13%) Hudson
3 5 (4.13%) Bugzilla
3 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.31%) Subversion
General
1 18 (14.88%) Finance
2 15 (12.40%) Legal
3 12 (9.92%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.92%) Law
4 7 (5.79%) Retail
5 4 (3.31%) Banking
6 3 (2.48%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (20.66%) Analyst
2 19 (15.70%) Service Manager
3 16 (13.22%) Service Desk Manager
4 14 (11.57%) Developer
5 11 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.79%) Service Analyst
6 7 (5.79%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (5.79%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.13%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.13%) Junior
8 5 (4.13%) MI Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) Incident Manager
9 4 (3.31%) IT Services Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Junior Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.44%) Spring
2 5 (4.13%) MDX
2 5 (4.13%) J2EE
3 4 (3.31%) JSP
3 4 (3.31%) Web Services
3 4 (3.31%) XML
3 4 (3.31%) Hibernate
3 4 (3.31%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.74%) Blackberry
3 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.13%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.31%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (3.31%) Clustering
5 4 (3.31%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.48%) Wiki
7 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (37.19%) Windows
2 15 (12.40%) Linux
3 13 (10.74%) Windows 7
4 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.44%) UNIX
6 3 (2.48%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (51.24%) ITIL
2 30 (24.79%) Service Management
3 23 (19.01%) Service Delivery
4 19 (15.70%) Change Management
5 18 (14.88%) ITSM
6 13 (10.74%) Configuration Management
7 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.44%) Coaching
8 9 (7.44%) Software Deployment
8 9 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.44%) Problem Management
9 8 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.79%) Validation
10 7 (5.79%) Fault Management
10 7 (5.79%) Numerical Analysis
10 7 (5.79%) CRM
10 7 (5.79%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (4.96%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.79%) SQL
2 9 (7.44%) Java
3 8 (6.61%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.13%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.13%) C
4 5 (4.13%) VBA
5 4 (3.31%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.31%) C#
6 3 (2.48%) VBScript
6 3 (2.48%) VB
6 3 (2.48%) PHP
6 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (11.57%) Degree
3 7 (5.79%) MCP
4 6 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.13%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.31%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.31%) CCNA
7 2 (1.65%) HP APS
7 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.31%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.65%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (23.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.96%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.48%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.65%) XenApp
5 2 (1.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (2.48%) Puppet
2 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.36%) VMware
3 17 (14.05%) Cisco
4 12 (9.92%) Citrix
5 7 (5.79%) IBM
5 7 (5.79%) Oracle
6 5 (4.13%) HP
6 5 (4.13%) Dell
6 5 (4.13%) NetApp
7 4 (3.31%) Unisys
8 3 (2.48%) McAfee
8 3 (2.48%) Symantec
8 3 (2.48%) Zend
8 3 (2.48%) Veeam
8 3 (2.48%) 3PAR
8 3 (2.48%) Splunk
9 2 (1.65%) Remedy
9 2 (1.65%) EMC
10 1 (0.83%) SAP
10 1 (0.83%) Avaya
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits, career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Car + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago