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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 48 41 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing SLA 20 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.00% 5.03% 2.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.09% 49.25% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 8
Average salary £38,000 £31,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.63% -13.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £27,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £38,250 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
57 67 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.56% 10.21% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 41 53 17
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £52,750
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 22 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (43.18%) Firewall
2 17 (38.64%) ITIL
3 12 (27.27%) Windows
3 12 (27.27%) Finance
4 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (22.73%) SQL
6 9 (20.45%) Cisco
7 8 (18.18%) Incident Management
8 7 (15.91%) Network Security
8 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
8 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
8 7 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
8 7 (15.91%) Oracle
8 7 (15.91%) Juniper
8 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
8 7 (15.91%) F5
9 6 (13.64%) SaaS
9 6 (13.64%) Line Management
9 6 (13.64%) Nokia
9 6 (13.64%) UNIX
9 6 (13.64%) Blue Coat
9 6 (13.64%) VMware
10 5 (11.36%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (11.36%) Welsh Language
10 5 (11.36%) OWASP
10 5 (11.36%) MS Office
10 5 (11.36%) Perl
10 5 (11.36%) PHP
10 5 (11.36%) XML

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (4.55%) CMS
1 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) 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 3 (6.82%) SAN
4 3 (6.82%) Internet
5 2 (4.55%) LAN
5 2 (4.55%) DNS
5 2 (4.55%) DHCP
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
6 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQLPlus
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MSTest
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Welsh Language
3 2 (4.55%) Law
3 2 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Team Leader
4 5 (11.36%) Service Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Support
4 5 (11.36%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Application Security Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) XML
1 5 (11.36%) PCRE
2 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
2 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) WCF
2 2 (4.55%) WPF
2 2 (4.55%) Silverlight
2 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.55%) Replication
1 2 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) UNIX
3 5 (11.36%) Solaris
3 5 (11.36%) Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.27%) AIX
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.64%) Line Management
4 5 (11.36%) OWASP
4 5 (11.36%) Service Management
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL V2
5 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Change Management
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) High Availability
7 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.55%) MVVM
7 2 (4.55%) SOA
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.55%) ITSM
7 2 (4.55%) MVC
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
7 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) Perl
3 5 (11.36%) PHP
3 5 (11.36%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) XAML
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.82%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) MCDST
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) CCNP
4 1 (2.27%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.27%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) SCOM
1 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) Juniper
3 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
3 7 (15.91%) F5
4 6 (13.64%) Nokia
4 6 (13.64%) Blue Coat
4 6 (13.64%) VMware
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) LexisNexis
6 2 (4.55%) Remedy
6 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.27%) NetApp
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) EMC
7 1 (2.27%) Veritas
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Companies House
Salary: £24,594.00 - £29,115.00 plus on call allowance (+ EXCELLENT BENEFITS)
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Companies House
Salary: £24,594 - £29,115 plus on call allowance (+ EXCELLENT BENEFITS)
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + 25 days a/l, healthcare, training budget
Posted: 8 days ago