The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 57 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 9 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.62% 8.58% 4.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.14% 41.94% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 15
Average salary £22,750 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.55% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £41,000 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
SLA
South West

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 Devon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
28 62 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.05% 20.46% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 44
Average salary £36,000 £30,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% -24.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £22,900 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,675 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SLA
Salary Trend in Devon

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

SLA Salary Trend in Devon

SLA
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Devon

SLA
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -15 9 £22,750 -21.55% 3
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 17 (51.52%) ITIL
3 17 (51.52%) Windows
4 14 (42.42%) Service Delivery
5 13 (39.39%) SCCM
6 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (33.33%) Nagios
7 11 (33.33%) CommVault
7 11 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 11 (33.33%) SCOM
7 11 (33.33%) WSUS
7 11 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 11 (33.33%) Backup Exec
7 11 (33.33%) Bomgar
8 6 (18.18%) Change Management
8 6 (18.18%) VMware
9 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
9 5 (15.15%) SQL
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (12.12%) MS Office
10 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
10 4 (12.12%) LAN
10 4 (12.12%) WAN
10 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.12%) HP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Lync
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LAN
1 4 (12.12%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) VPN
2 3 (9.09%) SAN
2 3 (9.09%) DMZ
2 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
3 2 (6.06%) SSL
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) DTS
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JUnit
1 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Systems Support
3 7 (21.21%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
1 2 (6.06%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) Spring
2 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.09%) e-Health
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) ITIL
2 14 (42.42%) Service Delivery
3 11 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 6 (18.18%) Change Management
5 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.12%) Time Management
6 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.09%) Service Management
7 3 (9.09%) Process Management
7 3 (9.09%) Contact Management
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) Network Management
9 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
9 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VB6
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCITP
4 2 (6.06%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) CCDP
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) VMFS
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (9.09%) vCloud
2 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Server
3 2 (6.06%) Firmware
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) SCCM
2 11 (33.33%) SCOM
2 11 (33.33%) Nagios
2 11 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 11 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) CommVault
2 11 (33.33%) Bomgar
3 6 (18.18%) VMware
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) EMC
5 3 (9.09%) NetApp
5 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.09%) CA
6 2 (6.06%) Juniper
6 2 (6.06%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.06%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) ESRI
7 1 (3.03%) BT
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
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