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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 56 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 26 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.95% 0.88% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.95% 16.67% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 1
Average salary £38,750 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.35% -9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
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
84 48 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.77% 5.30% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 47 30 46
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £19,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 +23 24 £40,000 +100.00% 1
Poole - 2 £21,375 -
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (35.14%) Windows
4 12 (32.43%) NetApp
4 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
4 12 (32.43%) VMware
5 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
6 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
6 10 (27.03%) Change Control
7 9 (24.32%) Degree
8 8 (21.62%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (21.62%) XenApp
8 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
8 8 (21.62%) Citrix
8 8 (21.62%) SAN
8 8 (21.62%) Hitachi
8 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
8 8 (21.62%) NetBackup
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (16.22%) Migration
9 6 (16.22%) Blackberry
9 6 (16.22%) C
9 6 (16.22%) BYOD
9 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
9 6 (16.22%) Retail
10 5 (13.51%) Finance
10 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
11 4 (10.81%) Samba

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
1 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.81%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) LDAP
2 4 (10.81%) FTP
2 4 (10.81%) HTTP
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
2 4 (10.81%) HTTPS
2 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) IPsec
2 4 (10.81%) Network Security
2 4 (10.81%) NAS
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) Intranet
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Service Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Client Account Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Account Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Service Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Information Assurance Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Blackberry
1 6 (16.22%) BYOD
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Handset
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Android
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
3 10 (27.03%) Change Control
4 8 (21.62%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
5 6 (16.22%) Migration
6 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
7 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) BCP
7 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.81%) Service Management
7 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.81%) Capacity Management
7 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (8.11%) People Management
8 3 (8.11%) Financial Modelling
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) C
1 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) Perl
2 4 (10.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) HND
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) XenApp
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.81%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) NetApp
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) Citrix
3 8 (21.62%) Hitachi
4 2 (5.41%) Apple
4 2 (5.41%) Remedy
4 2 (5.41%) Twitter
4 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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