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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 36 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 31 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.82% 3.32% 4.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.80% 39.29% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 25
Median salary £26,000 £39,600 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.34% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £27,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
82 56 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.75% 8.46% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 72 41 43
Median salary £32,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 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 32 (56.14%) ITIL
2 24 (42.11%) Windows
3 23 (40.35%) VMware
4 21 (36.84%) Firewall
5 19 (33.33%) Linux
6 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 18 (31.58%) Incident Management
7 16 (28.07%) Cisco
8 15 (26.32%) Service Management
9 14 (24.56%) Active Directory
9 14 (24.56%) Citrix
10 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
11 12 (21.05%) SQL
11 12 (21.05%) Internet
11 12 (21.05%) Finance
11 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
12 10 (17.54%) HP
12 10 (17.54%) CCNA
12 10 (17.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (15.79%) MS Office
14 8 (14.04%) Logistics
14 8 (14.04%) High Availability
14 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (12.28%) HP Data Protector
15 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (12.28%) Resource Management
15 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
15 7 (12.28%) Unix

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 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.84%) Firewall
2 12 (21.05%) Internet
3 7 (12.28%) DNS
4 5 (8.77%) DHCP
4 5 (8.77%) NAS
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (5.26%) SAN
5 3 (5.26%) VPN
6 2 (3.51%) BGP
6 2 (3.51%) HSRP
6 2 (3.51%) IPsec
6 2 (3.51%) LAN
6 2 (3.51%) VRRP
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.75%) VLAN
7 1 (1.75%) VoIP
7 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 6 (10.53%) SQLPlus
2 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Back Office
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Analyst
2 19 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Technical Support
4 10 (17.54%) 1st Line Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) 1st Line Support
4 10 (17.54%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Technical Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Technical Support Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) 1st Line Technical Support
6 7 (12.28%) Service Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Wintel Support
8 4 (7.02%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Network Support
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Support Technician
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Technician
8 4 (7.02%) Server Support Technician
8 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 4 (7.02%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Wintel Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Fintech
2 6 (10.53%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.02%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Windows
2 19 (33.33%) Linux
3 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.28%) Solaris
4 7 (12.28%) Unix
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.53%) AIX
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.75%) SUSE
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) ITIL
2 18 (31.58%) Incident Management
3 15 (26.32%) Service Management
4 8 (14.04%) High Availability
4 8 (14.04%) Logistics
5 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
5 7 (12.28%) Resource Management
6 6 (10.53%) ITIL V2
6 6 (10.53%) ITSM
7 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.26%) Defect Management
9 3 (5.26%) Document Management
9 3 (5.26%) Functional Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Ticket Management
10 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.51%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.75%) Perl
3 1 (1.75%) PHP
3 1 (1.75%) Python
3 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (17.54%) CCNA
2 10 (17.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (7.02%) ISEB
4 3 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (3.51%) Degree
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.75%) CCIE
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (24.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) vCloud
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) NFS
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (12.28%) Tivoli
1 7 (12.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.51%) SCCM
4 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.75%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) VMware
2 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.07%) Cisco
4 14 (24.56%) Citrix
5 10 (17.54%) HP
6 6 (10.53%) Oracle
6 6 (10.53%) Remedy
6 6 (10.53%) ServiceNow
7 4 (7.02%) NetApp
7 4 (7.02%) Symantec
8 3 (5.26%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.26%) Brocade
9 2 (3.51%) F5
9 2 (3.51%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.51%) Radware
9 2 (3.51%) Sage
9 2 (3.51%) TippingPoint
9 2 (3.51%) Veritas
10 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.75%) SAP
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