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 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 67 66 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 19 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.20% 1.62% 2.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.19% 18.18% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 27
Average salary £40,000 £33,375 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.85% +7.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £52,500 £40,000
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 Gloucestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
54 66 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.24% 8.91% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 59 84
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Cheltenham -4 8 £38,500 +108.10% 1
Tewkesbury - 4 £35,000 -
Gloucester -2 2 £64,000 +55.15%
Cirencester +19 1 £30,000 -14.28%
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 20 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (38.00%) SQL
3 18 (36.00%) ITIL
4 17 (34.00%) Windows
4 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 15 (30.00%) Time Management
7 13 (26.00%) Finance
7 13 (26.00%) Oracle
8 10 (20.00%) Web Services
8 10 (20.00%) MS Office
8 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 10 (20.00%) SOA
8 10 (20.00%) webMethods
9 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (16.00%) Cisco
10 8 (16.00%) IBM
10 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
11 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (14.00%) Change Management
11 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (14.00%) Firewall
11 7 (14.00%) UNIX
11 7 (14.00%) Project Management
11 7 (14.00%) MPLS
11 7 (14.00%) AIX
12 6 (12.00%) LAN
12 6 (12.00%) Service Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Office
2 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Sage 200
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Firewall
1 7 (14.00%) MPLS
2 6 (12.00%) LAN
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (10.00%) BGP
3 5 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (6.00%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (4.00%) NAS
5 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.00%) DNS
5 2 (4.00%) SAN
5 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.00%) Internet
6 1 (2.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Technical Leader
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Service Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Architect
8 2 (4.00%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Technical Architect
8 2 (4.00%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Help Desk Technician
8 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Handset
3 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.00%) UNIX
3 7 (14.00%) AIX
4 5 (10.00%) Linux
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.00%) Solaris
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) ITIL
2 15 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 15 (30.00%) Time Management
3 10 (20.00%) SOA
4 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (14.00%) Change Management
5 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (14.00%) Project Management
6 6 (12.00%) Service Management
7 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Line Management
7 5 (10.00%) Workflow
7 5 (10.00%) Quality Management
8 4 (8.00%) ERP
9 3 (6.00%) Process Management
9 3 (6.00%) ITSM
9 3 (6.00%) Release Management
10 2 (4.00%) Coaching
10 2 (4.00%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.00%) Korn
4 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.00%) CCNA
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.00%) HND
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (4.00%) OpenView
2 2 (4.00%) Unicenter
3 1 (2.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) Oracle
3 10 (20.00%) webMethods
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco
4 8 (16.00%) IBM
5 5 (10.00%) Citrix
5 5 (10.00%) Nokia
5 5 (10.00%) Juniper
5 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) Symantec
7 2 (4.00%) BMC
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.00%) Sage
8 1 (2.00%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) SAP
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