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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 33 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 4.33% 8.77% 14.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.73% 65.22% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 13
Average salary £20,800 £20,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.46% -42.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,200 £18,250 £20,160
10% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £43,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,625 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -9.37%
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
44 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 19.05% 13.45% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 33
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £18,250 £27,475
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.92%

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 2 September 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Exeter

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) CommVault
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Nagios
3 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (50.00%) WSUS
3 6 (50.00%) SCCM
3 6 (50.00%) SCOM
3 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (50.00%) Bomgar
3 6 (50.00%) Server Patching
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (25.00%) VB
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Contact Management
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) VBScript

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Customer Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Classic ASP
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) Ajax
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Server Patching
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Contact Management
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Nagios
1 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (50.00%) WSUS
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
1 6 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) CommVault
1 6 (50.00%) Bomgar