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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 99 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 31 53 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.71% 2.78% 3.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.74% 21.29% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 44 41
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,850 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
197 249 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.88% 13.05% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 173 189 122
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 29 (39.73%) ITIL
2 19 (26.03%) Service Delivery
3 16 (21.92%) SQL
4 15 (20.55%) Telecoms
4 15 (20.55%) Problem Management
5 14 (19.18%) Service Management
5 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
6 13 (17.81%) Windows
7 11 (15.07%) LAN
7 11 (15.07%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (15.07%) Degree
7 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (13.70%) Performance Management
8 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (13.70%) Incident Management
8 10 (13.70%) Change Management
8 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
8 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
9 9 (12.33%) Windows Server
9 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
9 9 (12.33%) Cisco
9 9 (12.33%) Configuration Management
9 9 (12.33%) Finance
9 9 (12.33%) ITSM
9 9 (12.33%) F5
10 8 (10.96%) Legal
10 8 (10.96%) VMware
10 8 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (10.96%) Firewall
10 8 (10.96%) Data Centre

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (4.11%) Mule
2 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.37%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.37%) FastStats
1 1 (1.37%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.37%) HP Helion
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) LAN
2 8 (10.96%) Firewall
3 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.22%) WAN
4 5 (6.85%) Network Security
5 4 (5.48%) Internet
5 4 (5.48%) SMS
6 2 (2.74%) DHCP
6 2 (2.74%) DNS
6 2 (2.74%) GGSN
6 2 (2.74%) SGSN
6 2 (2.74%) X.500
7 1 (1.37%) 2G
7 1 (1.37%) 3G
7 1 (1.37%) 4G
7 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.37%) IPsec
7 1 (1.37%) MPLS
7 1 (1.37%) OSPF
7 1 (1.37%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) MySQL
3 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) QlikView
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.74%) JUnit
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 15 (20.55%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.33%) Finance
3 8 (10.96%) Legal
4 7 (9.59%) Law
5 6 (8.22%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.37%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Service Manager
2 11 (15.07%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (15.07%) Services Delivery Manager
3 10 (13.70%) Analyst
3 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Head of IT
5 8 (10.96%) Team Leader
6 7 (9.59%) Applications Support
6 7 (9.59%) Service Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) IT Manager
7 6 (8.22%) IT Services Manager
7 6 (8.22%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Head of Service Management
8 5 (6.85%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Head of Infrastructure
9 4 (5.48%) Head of IT Infrastructure
9 4 (5.48%) Incident Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Network Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Network Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) Spring
2 4 (5.48%) Flash
2 4 (5.48%) Web Services
2 4 (5.48%) XML
3 3 (4.11%) Django
3 3 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.11%) REST
3 3 (4.11%) RESTEasy
4 2 (2.74%) .NET
4 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.74%) HTML
5 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) JSON
5 1 (1.37%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.37%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.22%) Statistics
4 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.11%) CMDB
5 3 (4.11%) Replication
5 3 (4.11%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.74%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (12.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.59%) Linux
5 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.74%) Android
9 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) ITIL
2 19 (26.03%) Service Delivery
3 15 (20.55%) Problem Management
4 14 (19.18%) Service Management
5 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.70%) Change Management
5 10 (13.70%) Incident Management
5 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
5 10 (13.70%) Performance Management
6 9 (12.33%) Configuration Management
6 9 (12.33%) ITSM
7 8 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (9.59%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.59%) Document Management
8 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.85%) Business Continuity
10 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.92%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) Java
3 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.11%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Degree
1 11 (15.07%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.48%) ISEB
3 2 (2.74%) GNVQ
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.37%) CCENT
4 1 (1.37%) CCNA
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.37%) MCSE
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.37%) MOM
2 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Cisco
2 9 (12.33%) F5
3 8 (10.96%) VMware
4 7 (9.59%) Citrix
4 7 (9.59%) Juniper
5 6 (8.22%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.85%) Avaya
6 5 (6.85%) Crossbeam
6 5 (6.85%) Fortinet
6 5 (6.85%) Radware
7 4 (5.48%) Cadence
7 4 (5.48%) NICE Systems
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle
8 2 (2.74%) Apple
8 2 (2.74%) HP
8 2 (2.74%) Huawei
8 2 (2.74%) IBM
9 1 (1.37%) Datameer
9 1 (1.37%) Tableau
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £35 - £40000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Orchard Computer Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago