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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 85 88 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs citing SLA 45 48 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.63% 2.53% 3.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.61% 26.97% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39 38 59
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
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
163 178 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.53% 9.39% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 137 152 186
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 29 September 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 68 (68.00%) ITIL
2 35 (35.00%) SQL
3 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (28.00%) SQL Server
5 25 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 24 (24.00%) Windows
6 24 (24.00%) Active Directory
6 24 (24.00%) VPN
7 23 (23.00%) Cisco
7 23 (23.00%) Firewall
8 19 (19.00%) Service Management
8 19 (19.00%) DNS
8 19 (19.00%) VMware
9 18 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (18.00%) Data Centre
10 17 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (17.00%) WAN
10 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
10 17 (17.00%) .NET
11 15 (15.00%) MPLS
12 14 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (14.00%) Linux
12 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
12 14 (14.00%) VoIP
13 13 (13.00%) Degree
14 12 (12.00%) Finance
14 12 (12.00%) CheckPoint
14 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (11.00%) SMTP
15 11 (11.00%) LAN

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 9 (9.00%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (7.00%) IIS
3 5 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (11.00%) MS Office
2 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (7.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.00%) VPN
2 23 (23.00%) Firewall
3 19 (19.00%) DNS
4 18 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
5 17 (17.00%) WAN
6 15 (15.00%) MPLS
7 14 (14.00%) VoIP
8 11 (11.00%) LAN
8 11 (11.00%) SMTP
9 10 (10.00%) Broadband
10 9 (9.00%) NetScreen
11 8 (8.00%) DHCP
12 7 (7.00%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (6.00%) SNMP
14 4 (4.00%) IP Telephony
14 4 (4.00%) SAN
14 4 (4.00%) VLAN
15 3 (3.00%) Cisco IPT
15 3 (3.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.00%) MS Access
4 3 (3.00%) ActiveReports
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.00%) QlikView
General
1 12 (12.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) Billing
3 2 (2.00%) Legal
3 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (28.00%) Applications Support
2 27 (27.00%) Analyst
3 16 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 16 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 15 (15.00%) Service Manager
5 14 (14.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (13.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (10.00%) Support Engineer
9 9 (9.00%) Senior Applications Support
9 9 (9.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 9 (9.00%) Senior Support Analyst
9 9 (9.00%) Software Analyst
10 8 (8.00%) Application Support Team Leader
10 8 (8.00%) SQL Analyst
10 8 (8.00%) Support Team Leader
10 8 (8.00%) Team Leader
11 7 (7.00%) SQL Support Analyst
12 6 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
12 6 (6.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.00%) .NET
2 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (11.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (11.00%) Web Services
4 4 (4.00%) Classic ASP
5 2 (2.00%) WebCenter
5 2 (2.00%) XMPP
6 1 (1.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.00%) Statistics
3 8 (8.00%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.00%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.00%) User Experience
5 2 (2.00%) Wiki
6 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.00%) Clustering
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.00%) iSeries
6 1 (1.00%) PMI
6 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.00%) Windows
2 14 (14.00%) Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.00%) Unix
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (68.00%) ITIL
2 25 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 19 (19.00%) Service Management
4 11 (11.00%) Performance Management
5 8 (8.00%) Change Management
5 8 (8.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 8 (8.00%) Escalation Management
5 8 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (8.00%) Process Improvement
5 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.00%) ITIL V3
6 7 (7.00%) ITSM
6 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (5.00%) Network Management
8 5 (5.00%) Project Management
8 5 (5.00%) Service Design
9 4 (4.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.00%) SQL
2 10 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.00%) Java
4 6 (6.00%) PHP
4 6 (6.00%) VBA
5 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.00%) VB
6 3 (3.00%) VBScript
7 2 (2.00%) C++
7 2 (2.00%) Perl
7 2 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (1.00%) C#
8 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Degree
2 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.00%) CCDP
5 4 (4.00%) CCNP
5 4 (4.00%) CCSP
5 4 (4.00%) ISEB
5 4 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.00%) CCNA
7 2 (2.00%) MCITP
8 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.00%) MCSA
8 1 (1.00%) MCSE
8 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.00%) Terminal Server
4 3 (3.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.00%) XenApp
6 1 (1.00%) Firmware
6 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.00%) MOM
3 1 (1.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) SCOM
3 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.00%) Cisco
3 19 (19.00%) VMware
4 12 (12.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (10.00%) Remedy
6 6 (6.00%) Citrix
6 6 (6.00%) HP
7 5 (5.00%) IBM
7 5 (5.00%) Oracle
7 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.00%) Cadence
9 3 (3.00%) CA
9 3 (3.00%) Civica
9 3 (3.00%) F5
9 3 (3.00%) IronPort
9 3 (3.00%) Nokia
10 2 (2.00%) Juniper
10 2 (2.00%) NetApp
10 2 (2.00%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (1.00%) Avaya
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