The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 10 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 13.89% 1.47% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 55.56% 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
SLA
South Wales

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 Caerphilly region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 25.00% 26.47% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 1
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Caerphilly region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

SLA
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Caerphilly region.

SLA Salary Trend in Caerphilly

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 7 (70.00%) HSRP
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (70.00%) F5
2 7 (70.00%) FWSM
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 7 (70.00%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
2 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
2 7 (70.00%) VRRP
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) IPsec
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) SAP Certification
4 5 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 5 (50.00%) SAP
4 5 (50.00%) HP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) HSRP
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (70.00%) FWSM
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) BGP
1 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (70.00%) VRRP
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) IPsec
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Network Support
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) F5
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) SAP
4 5 (50.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp