The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 36 27 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 1.27% 9.95% 19.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 61.29% 68.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 20
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,500 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
SLA
Wiltshire

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 Chippenham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.55% 16.23% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 26
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

SLA
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

SLA Salary Trend in Chippenham

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 16 (45.71%) Windows
3 13 (37.14%) Change Management
4 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
5 11 (31.43%) Firewall
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
8 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
9 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
9 7 (20.00%) Release Management
10 6 (17.14%) Windows Vista
10 6 (17.14%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (17.14%) Change Control
10 6 (17.14%) MS Office
10 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
10 6 (17.14%) VPN
10 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
10 6 (17.14%) Service Management
10 6 (17.14%) Process Management
11 5 (14.29%) Linux
11 5 (14.29%) Firmware
11 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
12 4 (11.43%) Time Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
1 6 (17.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) VPN
3 4 (11.43%) LAN
3 4 (11.43%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
5 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Banking
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (25.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) DBA
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 7 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (17.14%) Help Desk Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Service Manager
6 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support
7 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Replication
1 1 (2.86%) Clustering
1 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Vista
6 5 (14.29%) Linux
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Change Management
3 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
4 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (20.00%) Release Management
5 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
5 6 (17.14%) Service Management
5 6 (17.14%) Process Management
5 6 (17.14%) Change Control
6 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.43%) Time Management
7 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (8.57%) Network Management
8 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) CCNP
1 3 (8.57%) CCNA
1 3 (8.57%) CCDP
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCSE
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Firmware
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) HP
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
3 3 (8.57%) Juniper
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.57%) Symantec
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) F5
4 2 (5.71%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (5.71%) Riverbed