The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 68 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.54% 2.36% 1.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.34% 25.71% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 6
Median salary £29,500 £42,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £25,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £54,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
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 Dorset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
29 70 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.21% 9.19% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 55 21
Median salary £41,250 £43,164 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.43% -21.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,200 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SLA
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

SLA Salary Trend in Dorset

SLA
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Dorset

SLA
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +9 2 £24,250 -50.00%
Bournemouth -4 1 £30,000 -22.58%
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SLA.

1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) RAD
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) HP