The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 34 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.37% 3.05% 1.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 30.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £64,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.15% +17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
SLA
Gloucestershire

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 Gloucester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.85% 10.15% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 27
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

SLA
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

SLA Salary Trend in Gloucester

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (50.00%) OpenView
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Sage 200
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) OpenView
1 2 (50.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) TOWER Software