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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 64 79 54
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Permanent jobs citing SLA 11 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.92% 1.42% 2.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.74% 25.00% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Average salary £16,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
27 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.70% 5.69% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 35
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,125 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Dorset

SLA
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Bournemouth +9 11 £16,500 -52.85%
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) MS Access
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
3 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) NAS
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (20.00%) FTP
4 3 (20.00%) HTTP
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) MQSeries
4 3 (20.00%) LDAP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (20.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) FTP
2 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (20.00%) IPsec
2 3 (20.00%) LDAP
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Data Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Excel Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Junior
2 7 (46.67%) Junior Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Junior Data Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Administrator
3 6 (40.00%) Data Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Head of E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) BCP
3 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Data Security
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) RAD
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (6.67%) CCDP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Samba
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) NetApp
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Nokia
3 1 (6.67%) Sage
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: Competitive
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