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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 58 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 37 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.62% 2.42% 2.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.90% 35.09% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 19
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £51,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
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
116 57 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.36% 6.90% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 95 38 72
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Cheltenham +6 23 £37,500 +9.48% 1
Gloucester - 11 £37,500 - 1
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 45 (62.50%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 20 (27.78%) UNIX
4 19 (26.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 18 (25.00%) SQL
6 17 (23.61%) Change Management
7 15 (20.83%) ITIL
7 15 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (19.44%) Windows
9 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
9 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (18.06%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (16.67%) Cisco
10 12 (16.67%) Juniper
10 12 (16.67%) Linux
10 12 (16.67%) Oracle
10 12 (16.67%) Firewall
10 12 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 12 (16.67%) Retail
11 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
12 10 (13.89%) DNS
12 10 (13.89%) LAN
12 10 (13.89%) DHCP
12 10 (13.89%) CCNA
12 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (13.89%) Nokia
12 10 (13.89%) CheckPoint
12 10 (13.89%) MPLS
12 10 (13.89%) BGP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
4 6 (8.33%) IIS
5 2 (2.78%) Apache
5 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.89%) MS Visio
3 6 (8.33%) MS Office
4 4 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) Firewall
2 10 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (13.89%) LAN
2 10 (13.89%) DHCP
2 10 (13.89%) DNS
2 10 (13.89%) MPLS
2 10 (13.89%) BGP
2 10 (13.89%) EIGRP
3 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.11%) VPN
5 7 (9.72%) SAN
6 6 (8.33%) Internet
6 6 (8.33%) NAS
7 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (18.06%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.17%) MS Access
5 3 (4.17%) MySQL
6 2 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Toad
2 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (62.50%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Retail
3 10 (13.89%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.78%) Law
6 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Electronics
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Analyst
2 11 (15.28%) Support Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Network Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 9 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Team Leader
5 7 (9.72%) Architect
5 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Business Data Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Data Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Operations Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Support Team Leader
7 5 (6.94%) Wintel Support
7 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) HTML
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
1 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 3 (4.17%) CSS
1 3 (4.17%) XSL
1 3 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (1.39%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) UNIX
2 14 (19.44%) Windows
3 12 (16.67%) Linux
4 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Root Cause Analysis
2 17 (23.61%) Change Management
3 15 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (20.83%) ITIL
4 12 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
7 8 (11.11%) Process Management
7 8 (11.11%) Project Management
8 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.72%) Change Control
9 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
10 5 (6.94%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (6.94%) Service Management
10 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.94%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) Logical Data Model
11 4 (5.56%) Resource Management
11 4 (5.56%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
3 4 (5.56%) Java
4 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.17%) C#
4 3 (4.17%) Delphi
5 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.78%) Korn
6 1 (1.39%) sed
6 1 (1.39%) AWK
6 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) CCNA
1 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.11%) MCSE
3 7 (9.72%) MCSA
4 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.72%) VMware ESX
3 7 (9.72%) XenApp
3 7 (9.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (8.33%) BitLocker
4 6 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.39%) WSUS
3 1 (1.39%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.39%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle
2 12 (16.67%) Cisco
2 12 (16.67%) Juniper
3 10 (13.89%) Nokia
3 10 (13.89%) CheckPoint
4 9 (12.50%) VMware
4 9 (12.50%) Citrix
5 7 (9.72%) Remedy
6 2 (2.78%) Sophos
6 2 (2.78%) IBM
7 1 (1.39%) SAP
7 1 (1.39%) Cognos
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) Dell
7 1 (1.39%) EMC
7 1 (1.39%) Veeam
7 1 (1.39%) F5
7 1 (1.39%) Symantec
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
SCC
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago