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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 69 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.89% 1.25% 1.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 16.13% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 19
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,300 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,250 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +0.71%
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
54 62 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.67% 7.76% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 46 51 69
Average salary £53,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 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 22 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
Tewkesbury - 8 £30,000 -
Cheltenham -8 3 £40,000 +116.21% 1
Gloucester +5 2 £64,000 +55.15%
Cirencester - 2 £35,000 -
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 23 (42.59%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (37.04%) SQL
4 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
5 18 (33.33%) ITIL
6 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
6 17 (31.48%) Time Management
7 16 (29.63%) Service Delivery
7 16 (29.63%) Oracle
8 14 (25.93%) IBM
8 14 (25.93%) Finance
9 13 (24.07%) AIX
10 12 (22.22%) UNIX
11 11 (20.37%) Linux
12 10 (18.52%) MS Office
12 10 (18.52%) DB2
12 10 (18.52%) Quality Management
13 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
14 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
14 8 (14.81%) Cisco
14 8 (14.81%) MPLS
14 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (14.81%) Firewall
15 7 (12.96%) Change Management
15 7 (12.96%) webMethods
15 7 (12.96%) SOA
15 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
15 7 (12.96%) Web Services
15 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Office
2 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Sage 200
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) MPLS
1 8 (14.81%) Firewall
2 6 (11.11%) LAN
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (9.26%) BGP
3 5 (9.26%) EIGRP
4 4 (7.41%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 3 (5.56%) SAN
5 3 (5.56%) NAS
6 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.70%) DNS
7 1 (1.85%) Internet
7 1 (1.85%) WAN
7 1 (1.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) DB2
3 6 (11.11%) MySQL
4 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Applications Support
2 10 (18.52%) Applications Support Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 8 (14.81%) Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Service Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Vendor Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.70%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.85%) Handset
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Windows
2 13 (24.07%) AIX
3 12 (22.22%) UNIX
4 11 (20.37%) Linux
5 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.56%) Solaris
7 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) ITIL
2 17 (31.48%) Time Management
3 16 (29.63%) Service Delivery
4 10 (18.52%) Quality Management
5 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (12.96%) Change Management
6 7 (12.96%) SOA
6 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.11%) Project Management
7 6 (11.11%) Service Management
8 5 (9.26%) Workflow
8 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (9.26%) Line Management
9 4 (7.41%) ERP
10 3 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.56%) ITSM
10 3 (5.56%) Process Management
10 3 (5.56%) Release Management
11 2 (3.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.41%) Korn
4 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) CCNA
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) MCITP
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) MCSA
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (5.56%) OpenView
2 3 (5.56%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.85%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) Oracle
3 14 (25.93%) IBM
4 8 (14.81%) Cisco
5 7 (12.96%) webMethods
6 5 (9.26%) Citrix
6 5 (9.26%) Nokia
6 5 (9.26%) Juniper
6 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (5.56%) BMC
7 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.70%) Sage
8 2 (3.70%) Symantec
9 1 (1.85%) TOWER Software
9 1 (1.85%) VMware
9 1 (1.85%) Remedy
9 1 (1.85%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £25000.0000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago