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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 29 54 34
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Permanent jobs citing SLA 46 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.30% 3.79% 4.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 47.42% 46.97% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 30
Median salary £27,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £33,665 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -0.98%
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
97 66 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.29% 8.06% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 84 60 64
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £48,800 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,049 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +3.82%

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 28 July 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 48 (64.00%) ITIL
2 45 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 44 (58.67%) Firewall
4 36 (48.00%) VMware
5 33 (44.00%) Windows
6 30 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (37.33%) Linux
8 27 (36.00%) Incident Management
9 25 (33.33%) Internet
10 24 (32.00%) MS Excel
10 24 (32.00%) Cisco
11 22 (29.33%) MS Exchange
11 22 (29.33%) Citrix
12 21 (28.00%) CCNA
12 21 (28.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 20 (26.67%) Service Management
14 18 (24.00%) HP
14 18 (24.00%) Windows Server
15 17 (22.67%) Logistics
16 16 (21.33%) HP Data Protector
16 16 (21.33%) Tivoli
16 16 (21.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
16 16 (21.33%) AIX
16 16 (21.33%) Office 365
17 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
19 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
19 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2007

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 22 (29.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (58.67%) Firewall
2 25 (33.33%) Internet
3 4 (5.33%) DNS
3 4 (5.33%) NAS
4 2 (2.67%) LAN
4 2 (2.67%) WAN
4 2 (2.67%) WLAN
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.33%) VLAN
5 1 (1.33%) VoIP
5 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 5 (6.67%) SQLPlus
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Back Office
3 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Games
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 18 (24.00%) Analyst
3 15 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 15 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 15 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 14 (18.67%) 1st Line Engineer
4 14 (18.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 14 (18.67%) IT Support
4 14 (18.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 13 (17.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 13 (17.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (17.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (13.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
6 10 (13.33%) Service Analyst
6 10 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Fintech
2 5 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.00%) Windows
2 28 (37.33%) Linux
3 18 (24.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (21.33%) AIX
5 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.67%) Solaris
7 5 (6.67%) Unix
8 4 (5.33%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.33%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.00%) ITIL
2 27 (36.00%) Incident Management
3 20 (26.67%) Service Management
4 17 (22.67%) Logistics
5 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
6 9 (12.00%) Resource Management
7 5 (6.67%) High Availability
7 5 (6.67%) ITIL V2
7 5 (6.67%) ITSM
8 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.67%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.67%) Defect Management
10 2 (2.67%) ERP
10 2 (2.67%) Functional Testing
10 2 (2.67%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (2.67%) OO
10 2 (2.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) SQL
2 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.67%) Perl
3 2 (2.67%) PHP
3 2 (2.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (28.00%) CCNA
2 21 (28.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 12 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (12.00%) CCNP
5 6 (8.00%) MCSE
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.00%) ISEB
7 2 (2.67%) Degree
8 1 (1.33%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (21.33%) HP Data Protector
1 16 (21.33%) Tivoli
1 16 (21.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.67%) Puppet
2 2 (2.67%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (48.00%) VMware
3 24 (32.00%) Cisco
4 22 (29.33%) Citrix
5 18 (24.00%) HP
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle
6 5 (6.67%) Remedy
6 5 (6.67%) ServiceNow
7 4 (5.33%) Sage
8 3 (4.00%) NETGEAR
8 3 (4.00%) Veeam
9 2 (2.67%) Dell
10 1 (1.33%) NetApp
10 1 (1.33%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £19,000 to £20,000 per annum + shift allowance + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Networking People
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Out of hours allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago