The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 42 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing SLA 22 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.40% 4.39% 1.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.92% 47.83% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 4
Average salary £41,050 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,902 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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 Cardiff region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
63 46 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.72% 9.18% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 24
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,965
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SLA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SLA Salary Trend in Cardiff

SLA
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (36.36%) Firewall
2 15 (34.09%) Finance
3 14 (31.82%) ITIL
4 12 (27.27%) Windows
5 9 (20.45%) Line Management
6 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 8 (18.18%) SQL
6 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.91%) Juniper
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco
7 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
7 7 (15.91%) F5
7 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
7 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (15.91%) Network Security
8 6 (13.64%) Blue Coat
8 6 (13.64%) Service Management
8 6 (13.64%) Nokia
9 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.36%) Python
9 5 (11.36%) HTTP
9 5 (11.36%) XML
9 5 (11.36%) SSL
9 5 (11.36%) Perl
9 5 (11.36%) PHP
9 5 (11.36%) MS Office
9 5 (11.36%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (11.36%) Welsh Language
9 5 (11.36%) OWASP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (6.82%) CMS
1 3 (6.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) Network Security
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (11.36%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (11.36%) HTTP
3 5 (11.36%) SSL
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.82%) MSTest
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Welsh Language
3 3 (6.82%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Team Leader
3 8 (18.18%) Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Service Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Application Security Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Service Manager
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 3 (6.82%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Data Administrator
9 2 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
10 1 (2.27%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (2.27%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) XML
1 5 (11.36%) PCRE
2 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.82%) WCF
2 3 (6.82%) WPF
2 3 (6.82%) Silverlight
2 3 (6.82%) Entity Framework
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (6.82%) HTML
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Replication
2 2 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Solaris
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Vista
2 3 (6.82%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Line Management
3 6 (13.64%) Service Management
4 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.36%) OWASP
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL V2
5 4 (9.09%) High Availability
5 4 (9.09%) ITSM
5 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.82%) MVC
6 3 (6.82%) Change Management
6 3 (6.82%) SOA
6 3 (6.82%) Coaching
6 3 (6.82%) MVVM
6 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Time Management
6 3 (6.82%) TDD
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Python
2 5 (11.36%) Perl
2 5 (11.36%) PHP
3 3 (6.82%) XAML
3 3 (6.82%) C#
3 3 (6.82%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) MCDST
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco
2 7 (15.91%) Juniper
2 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
2 7 (15.91%) F5
3 6 (13.64%) Blue Coat
3 6 (13.64%) Nokia
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) LexisNexis
6 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.27%) Remedy
6 1 (2.27%) VMware
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago