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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 35 51 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 33 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.12% 3.01% 5.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.48% 35.00% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 31
Median salary £26,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.46% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £26,875 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +5.26%
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
71 60 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.02% 8.61% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 59 43 60
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £50,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 30 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 29 (53.70%) ITIL
2 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) VMware
3 22 (40.74%) Firewall
4 21 (38.89%) Linux
5 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
6 16 (29.63%) Cisco
6 16 (29.63%) Incident Management
7 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (25.93%) Citrix
9 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
9 13 (24.07%) Internet
9 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
10 12 (22.22%) HP
10 12 (22.22%) Finance
11 11 (20.37%) Service Management
11 11 (20.37%) CCNA
11 11 (20.37%) SQL
11 11 (20.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
12 9 (16.67%) AIX
12 9 (16.67%) Tivoli
12 9 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 9 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
13 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (14.81%) MS Office
13 8 (14.81%) Logistics
14 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange

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 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.74%) Firewall
2 13 (24.07%) Internet
3 6 (11.11%) DNS
4 5 (9.26%) NAS
5 4 (7.41%) DHCP
6 3 (5.56%) SAN
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.70%) VPN
8 1 (1.85%) BGP
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.85%) HSRP
8 1 (1.85%) IPsec
8 1 (1.85%) LAN
8 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.85%) VLAN
8 1 (1.85%) VoIP
8 1 (1.85%) VRRP
8 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
1 5 (9.26%) SQLPlus
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.56%) Back Office
5 2 (3.70%) Games
5 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) 1st Line Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) 1st Line Support
3 10 (18.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 8 (14.81%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) 1st Line Technical Support
7 6 (11.11%) Service Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Network Support
9 4 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Server Support Technician
9 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
9 4 (7.41%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Fintech
2 5 (9.26%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Linux
3 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.67%) AIX
5 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (9.26%) Solaris
7 5 (9.26%) Unix
7 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) ITIL
2 16 (29.63%) Incident Management
3 11 (20.37%) Service Management
4 8 (14.81%) Logistics
5 6 (11.11%) High Availability
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) ITIL V2
6 5 (9.26%) ITSM
6 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
6 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.56%) Defect Management
8 3 (5.56%) Document Management
8 3 (5.56%) Functional Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (5.56%) People Management
8 3 (5.56%) Ticket Management
9 2 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.70%) Perl
3 2 (3.70%) PHP
3 2 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.37%) CCNA
2 11 (20.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (7.41%) CCNP
3 4 (7.41%) ISEB
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) CCIE
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) vCloud
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 9 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.85%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) VMware
2 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.63%) Cisco
4 14 (25.93%) Citrix
5 12 (22.22%) HP
6 5 (9.26%) Oracle
6 5 (9.26%) Remedy
6 5 (9.26%) ServiceNow
7 3 (5.56%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.56%) Brocade
7 3 (5.56%) NetApp
7 3 (5.56%) Symantec
8 2 (3.70%) Sage
9 1 (1.85%) F5
9 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.85%) Juniper
9 1 (1.85%) Radware
9 1 (1.85%) SAP
9 1 (1.85%) TippingPoint
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