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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 47 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 20 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.21% 2.32% 3.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.30% 30.56% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 12
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £27,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
66 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.59% 7.58% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48 23 25
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £16,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 29 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 21 (47.73%) ITIL
2 15 (34.09%) Firewall
3 14 (31.82%) Service Delivery
4 13 (29.55%) Cisco
5 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 10 (22.73%) CCNP
8 9 (20.45%) CCNA
8 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.18%) LAN
9 8 (18.18%) Finance
9 8 (18.18%) Wireless
9 8 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (15.91%) Network Management
10 7 (15.91%) WAN
10 7 (15.91%) Windows
11 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.64%) Line Management
12 5 (11.36%) Coaching
12 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
12 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
12 5 (11.36%) Change Management
13 4 (9.09%) Service Management
13 4 (9.09%) SQL
13 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
13 4 (9.09%) SSL
13 4 (9.09%) Juniper
13 4 (9.09%) Welsh Language
13 4 (9.09%) Degree
13 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) Firewall
2 8 (18.18%) Wireless
2 8 (18.18%) LAN
2 8 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (15.91%) WAN
4 4 (9.09%) SSL
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.82%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (6.82%) HTTP
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.82%) MSTest
2 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Welsh Language
3 3 (6.82%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Team Leader
4 6 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Service Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.55%) Service Support Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Support Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Data Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) HTML
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
1 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.82%) CSS
1 3 (6.82%) XML
1 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
1 3 (6.82%) WCF
1 3 (6.82%) WPF
1 3 (6.82%) Silverlight
1 3 (6.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Replication
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.27%) AS400
3 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.91%) Network Management
4 6 (13.64%) Line Management
5 5 (11.36%) Coaching
5 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
6 4 (9.09%) Service Management
7 3 (6.82%) SOA
7 3 (6.82%) MVC
7 3 (6.82%) TDD
7 3 (6.82%) High Availability
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Time Management
7 3 (6.82%) OWASP
7 3 (6.82%) MVVM
8 2 (4.55%) ITSM
8 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) Python
3 3 (6.82%) XAML
3 3 (6.82%) Perl
3 3 (6.82%) PHP
3 3 (6.82%) C#
3 3 (6.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.73%) CCNP
3 9 (20.45%) CCNA
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.82%) CCSE
5 3 (6.82%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.55%) MCDST
6 2 (4.55%) CCIE
7 1 (2.27%) CCENT
7 1 (2.27%) MCITP
7 1 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Cisco
2 11 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.09%) Juniper
5 3 (6.82%) F5
5 3 (6.82%) LexisNexis
6 2 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) TOWER Software
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Training budget,bonus,pension
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