The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 50 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.00% 1.52% 0.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 52.94% 12.50% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Average salary £50,000 £12,150 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+311.52% -64.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £12,150 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £34,430 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
SLA
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.77% 12.12% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 14
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SLA
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Cheltenham region.

SLA Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SLA
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Change Management
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
5 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
5 7 (53.85%) MS Project
5 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
5 7 (53.85%) Business Continuity
5 7 (53.85%) Changepoint
5 7 (53.85%) Project Planning
5 7 (53.85%) Resource Management
5 7 (53.85%) Performance Management
5 7 (53.85%) Budget Control
5 7 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (53.85%) Change Control
5 7 (53.85%) People Management
6 3 (23.08%) BGP
6 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 3 (23.08%) Nokia
6 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (23.08%) MPLS
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) Service Management
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Project
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) BGP
1 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
1 3 (23.08%) MPLS
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Change Manager
1 7 (53.85%) Business Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Support Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Auditor
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Auditor
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Change Management
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
3 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 7 (53.85%) Business Continuity
3 7 (53.85%) Project Planning
3 7 (53.85%) Resource Management
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Management
3 7 (53.85%) Budget Control
3 7 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (53.85%) Change Control
3 7 (53.85%) People Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Juniper
2 3 (23.08%) Nokia
2 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy