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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 34 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.26% - 2.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 63.64% - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 10
Average salary £47,500 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
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
22 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.27% 7.18% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 32
Average salary £48,500 £60,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.16% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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 20 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) Time Management
3 18 (60.00%) SQL
4 16 (53.33%) Oracle
4 16 (53.33%) PL/SQL
4 16 (53.33%) Web Services
4 16 (53.33%) SOA
4 16 (53.33%) webMethods
5 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (20.00%) MS Office
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 5 (16.67%) Workflow
7 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) ERP
8 4 (13.33%) Citrix
8 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (10.00%) LAN
10 2 (6.67%) Firewall
10 2 (6.67%) MPLS
10 2 (6.67%) BGP
10 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
10 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
10 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) MPLS
2 2 (6.67%) BGP
2 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Technical Leader
2 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (3.33%) webMethods Developer
4 1 (3.33%) webMethods Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.33%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (3.33%) IT Strategy Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Handset
2 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Time Management
2 16 (53.33%) SOA
3 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.67%) Workflow
4 4 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
1 16 (53.33%) webMethods
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Juniper
4 2 (6.67%) Nokia
4 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy