The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 65 60 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing SLA 33 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.12% 2.99% 1.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.48% 27.45% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 8
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £16,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £52,800 £26,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
71 102 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.70% 10.89% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 54 65 52
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SLA
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

SLA
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Gloucester 0 21 £35,000 +133.33% 1
Cheltenham -3 8 £34,500 -10.96% 2
Cirencester - 2 £34,000 -
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) Finance
3 15 (26.79%) Change Management
3 15 (26.79%) Cisco
4 14 (25.00%) Juniper
5 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (23.21%) Windows
6 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (19.64%) ITIL
8 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
8 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
8 10 (17.86%) Retail
8 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (16.07%) F5
9 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (16.07%) VMware
9 9 (16.07%) UNIX
9 9 (16.07%) MS Office
10 8 (14.29%) SQL
10 8 (14.29%) Linux
10 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (14.29%) Banking
10 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (12.50%) vSphere
11 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (12.50%) SCCM
11 7 (12.50%) Change Control
11 7 (12.50%) VMware ESX

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (12.50%) IIS
4 6 (10.71%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.07%) MS Office
3 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) SAN
2 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 6 (10.71%) Firewall
2 6 (10.71%) NAS
3 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (8.93%) MPLS
3 5 (8.93%) BGP
3 5 (8.93%) EIGRP
3 5 (8.93%) LAN
4 4 (7.14%) DHCP
4 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) VPN
5 1 (1.79%) SNMP
5 1 (1.79%) WAN
5 1 (1.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Toad
2 2 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.79%) Ant
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Retail
3 8 (14.29%) Banking
4 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Advertising
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Network Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Network Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.36%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Applications Support Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Wintel Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
1 1 (1.79%) XML
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Informatics
3 2 (3.57%) Health Informatics
3 2 (3.57%) LIMS
3 2 (3.57%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) e-Health
3 2 (3.57%) PACS
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.07%) UNIX
4 8 (14.29%) Linux
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Change Management
2 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (19.64%) ITIL
4 7 (12.50%) Change Control
5 6 (10.71%) Project Management
5 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.71%) Service Management
5 6 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.93%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.93%) ITSM
6 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.57%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (3.57%) Analytics
8 2 (3.57%) Data Governance
8 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) PHP
3 2 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) AWK
4 1 (1.79%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (12.50%) CCNA
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.93%) MCSE
4 2 (3.57%) MCP
4 2 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (1.79%) MCTS
5 1 (1.79%) MCITP
5 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (3.57%) HL7
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) vSphere
3 7 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.36%) XenApp
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.79%) WSUS
2 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) Cisco
3 14 (25.00%) Juniper
4 9 (16.07%) F5
4 9 (16.07%) VMware
5 6 (10.71%) Citrix
6 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.93%) Nokia
6 5 (8.93%) Business Objects
7 4 (7.14%) Remedy
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle
9 2 (3.57%) HP
9 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.79%) Dell
10 1 (1.79%) EMC
10 1 (1.79%) Sophos
10 1 (1.79%) Symantec
10 1 (1.79%) Cognos
10 1 (1.79%) SAP
10 1 (1.79%) Veeam
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