The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 32 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 40 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.19% 3.11% 3.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.74% 37.14% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 19
Median salary £26,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.05% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £48,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,375 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
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
106 70 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.41% 8.36% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 97 66 45
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £26,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SLA.

1 45 (56.96%) Microsoft
2 42 (53.16%) ITIL
2 42 (53.16%) Firewall
3 34 (43.04%) Windows
4 32 (40.51%) VMware
5 28 (35.44%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (31.65%) MS Exchange
7 24 (30.38%) Linux
8 23 (29.11%) Cisco
8 23 (29.11%) Incident Management
9 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
10 21 (26.58%) Internet
10 21 (26.58%) Service Management
10 21 (26.58%) Windows Server
11 19 (24.05%) Office 365
12 18 (22.78%) CCNA
13 17 (21.52%) Active Directory
13 17 (21.52%) HP
13 17 (21.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 17 (21.52%) Mentoring
14 16 (20.25%) Logistics
15 15 (18.99%) Citrix
16 14 (17.72%) Tivoli
16 14 (17.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 14 (17.72%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (17.72%) AIX
16 14 (17.72%) MS Office
16 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2007
16 14 (17.72%) HP Data Protector
16 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2010

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 25 (31.65%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.05%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (53.16%) Firewall
2 21 (26.58%) Internet
3 4 (5.06%) DNS
3 4 (5.06%) NAS
4 3 (3.80%) LAN
4 3 (3.80%) WAN
4 3 (3.80%) WLAN
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) VLAN
5 1 (1.27%) VoIP
5 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
1 3 (3.80%) SQLPlus
2 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) SAS EBI
2 1 (1.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 6 (7.59%) Back Office
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (56.96%) Support Engineer
2 18 (22.78%) IT Engineer
2 18 (22.78%) IT Support
3 17 (21.52%) IT Support Engineer
4 15 (18.99%) Analyst
5 14 (17.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (17.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (16.46%) 1st Line Support
6 13 (16.46%) Technical Engineer
6 13 (16.46%) Technical Support
6 13 (16.46%) Technical Support Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) 1st Line Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Service Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (10.13%) 1st Line Technical Support
9 7 (8.86%) Network Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Service Desk Manager
10 6 (7.59%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) Fintech
3 3 (3.80%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.53%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.53%) Statistics
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.04%) Windows
2 24 (30.38%) Linux
3 21 (26.58%) Windows Server
4 14 (17.72%) AIX
4 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.59%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.80%) Solaris
7 3 (3.80%) Unix
8 1 (1.27%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.16%) ITIL
2 23 (29.11%) Incident Management
3 21 (26.58%) Service Management
4 17 (21.52%) Mentoring
5 16 (20.25%) Logistics
6 9 (11.39%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.80%) Coaching
8 3 (3.80%) Email Management
8 3 (3.80%) High Availability
8 3 (3.80%) ITIL V2
8 3 (3.80%) ITSM
8 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.53%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.53%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.53%) DevOps
9 2 (2.53%) People Management
9 2 (2.53%) Service Desk Management
9 2 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) SQL
2 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.53%) Perl
3 2 (2.53%) PHP
3 2 (2.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (35.44%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (22.78%) CCNA
3 17 (21.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 14 (17.72%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (12.66%) CCNP
6 7 (8.86%) MCSE
6 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.33%) Degree
8 1 (1.27%) MCITP
8 1 (1.27%) NCDA
System Software
1 17 (21.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (17.72%) HP Data Protector
1 14 (17.72%) Tivoli
1 14 (17.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.53%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (56.96%) Microsoft
2 32 (40.51%) VMware
3 23 (29.11%) Cisco
4 17 (21.52%) HP
5 15 (18.99%) Citrix
6 5 (6.33%) Dell
6 5 (6.33%) Remedy
7 4 (5.06%) NETGEAR
7 4 (5.06%) Sage
7 4 (5.06%) Veeam
8 3 (3.80%) Oracle
8 3 (3.80%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.53%) Altiris
9 2 (2.53%) Apple
10 1 (1.27%) NetApp
10 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.27%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + 2,500 Shift Allowance + bonus
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