The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 28 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 3.87% 9.28% 11.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.00% 45.83% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 25
Average salary £35,500 £29,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.41% -21.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £32,095 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
Devon

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 Exeter region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
20 48 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 12.90% 20.25% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 43
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £20,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,764 £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

SLA
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

SLA Salary Trend in Exeter

SLA
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Exeter

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (36.84%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) CommVault
5 7 (36.84%) Bomgar
5 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
5 7 (36.84%) Backup Exec
5 7 (36.84%) WSUS
5 7 (36.84%) SCCM
5 7 (36.84%) SCOM
5 7 (36.84%) Nagios
6 5 (26.32%) Change Management
6 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
7 4 (21.05%) Process Management
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 3 (15.79%) Juniper
8 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
8 3 (15.79%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
8 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
8 3 (15.79%) F5
8 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
8 3 (15.79%) Contact Management
8 3 (15.79%) Network Management
8 3 (15.79%) LAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
1 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Support
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) GIS
1 1 (5.26%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 4 (21.05%) Process Management
5 3 (15.79%) Contact Management
5 3 (15.79%) Network Management
5 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) CCDP
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Firmware
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) VMFS
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Backup Exec
1 7 (36.84%) WSUS
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
1 7 (36.84%) SCOM
1 7 (36.84%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) CommVault
2 7 (36.84%) Bomgar
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
4 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.79%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) ESRI
6 1 (5.26%) BT
6 1 (5.26%) VMware
Exeter, Devon
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Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
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