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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 111 73 85
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 29 52 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.55% 2.87% 2.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 28.73% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 47 29
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.45%
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
145 181 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.75% 9.99% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 128 159 133
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,750 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 August 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bristol

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 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 33 (40.24%) ITIL
2 24 (29.27%) SQL
3 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 18 (21.95%) Windows
4 18 (21.95%) Service Delivery
5 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
6 15 (18.29%) Service Management
7 14 (17.07%) VMware
8 13 (15.85%) Finance
8 13 (15.85%) MS Exchange
9 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
9 11 (13.41%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (13.41%) Firewall
10 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
10 10 (12.20%) Degree
11 8 (9.76%) Coaching
12 7 (8.54%) Data Centre
12 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
12 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
12 7 (8.54%) .NET
12 7 (8.54%) Web Services
12 7 (8.54%) Cisco
12 7 (8.54%) Change Management
12 7 (8.54%) MPLS
12 7 (8.54%) Blackberry
12 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (7.32%) ITSM
13 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
13 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 13 (15.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.66%) Lync
3 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.44%) IIS
4 2 (2.44%) Apache
5 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.22%) JBoss
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.44%) SPSS
4 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.22%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) Firewall
2 7 (8.54%) MPLS
3 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.10%) LAN
4 5 (6.10%) VoIP
4 5 (6.10%) WAN
5 4 (4.88%) VPN
5 4 (4.88%) DNS
6 3 (3.66%) DHCP
6 3 (3.66%) Wireless
6 3 (3.66%) VLAN
6 3 (3.66%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.44%) SAN
7 2 (2.44%) 3G
8 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.22%) FTP
8 1 (1.22%) PPP
8 1 (1.22%) IPsec
8 1 (1.22%) Nortel Meridian
8 1 (1.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.66%) OLTP
3 3 (3.66%) OLAP
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) JUnit
1 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
1 4 (4.88%) Subversion
2 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) NUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (15.85%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.10%) Law
3 5 (6.10%) Retail
3 5 (6.10%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.66%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Billing
6 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Analyst
2 13 (15.85%) Service Manager
3 9 (10.98%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Technical Support
5 7 (8.54%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Junior
5 7 (8.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Service Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Incident Manager
8 4 (4.88%) IT Services Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Customer Services Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) IT Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) Web Services
1 7 (8.54%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) XML
3 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
3 4 (4.88%) Spring
3 4 (4.88%) JSP
4 3 (3.66%) MDX
5 2 (2.44%) LINQ
5 2 (2.44%) jQuery
5 2 (2.44%) Ajax
6 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.22%) J2EE
6 1 (1.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Blackberry
1 7 (8.54%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.88%) Clustering
3 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.22%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.22%) PDA
4 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.95%) Windows
2 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.10%) Windows XP
3 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.88%) Linux
5 1 (1.22%) UNIX
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) ITIL
2 18 (21.95%) Service Delivery
3 15 (18.29%) Service Management
4 8 (9.76%) Coaching
5 7 (8.54%) Change Management
5 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.32%) ITSM
7 5 (6.10%) Security Management
7 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.10%) BCP
7 5 (6.10%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.10%) Fault Management
7 5 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.10%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (6.10%) Cash Management
7 5 (6.10%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.88%) ITIL V3
8 4 (4.88%) Line Management
8 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.27%) SQL
2 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
2 5 (6.10%) C#
2 5 (6.10%) Java
3 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
3 3 (3.66%) C
4 2 (2.44%) VBA
4 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (12.20%) Degree
3 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.66%) MCP
5 3 (3.66%) CCNA
6 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.22%) CCENT
7 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.88%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.22%) XenApp
4 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.22%) WSUS
1 1 (1.22%) SCCM
1 1 (1.22%) SCOM
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) VMware
3 7 (8.54%) Cisco
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle
5 4 (4.88%) Avaya
5 4 (4.88%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.66%) Citrix
7 1 (1.22%) Mitel
7 1 (1.22%) Zend
7 1 (1.22%) Panasonic
7 1 (1.22%) Ektron
7 1 (1.22%) Splunk
7 1 (1.22%) Remedy
7 1 (1.22%) McAfee
7 1 (1.22%) BEA
7 1 (1.22%) Apple
7 1 (1.22%) Dell
7 1 (1.22%) Nortel
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago