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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 72 67 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -37
Permanent jobs citing SLA 8 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.07% 1.69% 6.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 23.08% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 22
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,900 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £36,850 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
28 52 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.74% 7.31% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 43 36
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
Bournemouth -11 3 £20,000 -28.57%
Weymouth +4 2 £32,500 -
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Change Control
4 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) J2EE
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) UML
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (11.76%) Test Management
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (11.76%) CCSA
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (11.76%) FWSM

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.76%) FWSM
2 2 (11.76%) SMTP
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Intranet
2 2 (11.76%) OSPF
2 2 (11.76%) BGP
2 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.76%) SQLPlus
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Toad
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
3 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Facilities Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Head of Operations
6 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Change Control
3 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.76%) Test Management
6 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) ETL
6 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Service Management
7 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCSA
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) MCTS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) F5
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Nokia
2 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago