The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 50 61 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +22
Permanent jobs citing SLA 36 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.09% 2.17% 1.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.64% 23.08% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 21
Average salary £29,500 £28,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £22,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,750 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
101 78 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.48% 9.41% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 138
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £27,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
South West

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 July 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 July 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 - 21 £47,500 - 2
Tewkesbury - 3 £25,500 - 2
Gloucester -11 2 £18,000 -33.33% 1
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 24 (45.28%) SQL Server
1 24 (45.28%) SQL
2 20 (37.74%) Time Management
3 19 (35.85%) Windows
4 18 (33.96%) ITIL
5 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
6 16 (30.19%) webMethods
6 16 (30.19%) Oracle
6 16 (30.19%) PL/SQL
6 16 (30.19%) Web Services
6 16 (30.19%) SOA
7 13 (24.53%) Service Delivery
8 12 (22.64%) MS Office
9 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
9 10 (18.87%) Finance
10 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
11 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
11 6 (11.32%) UNIX
11 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
12 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (9.43%) Citrix
12 5 (9.43%) Cisco
12 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
12 5 (9.43%) Workflow
13 4 (7.55%) Project Management
13 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
13 4 (7.55%) QA

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (7.55%) WebSphere
1 4 (7.55%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Office
2 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.77%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) EIGRP
2 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (5.66%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
3 2 (3.77%) BGP
3 2 (3.77%) MPLS
4 1 (1.89%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) OSPF
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) WLAN
4 1 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) VLAN
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (45.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.55%) DB2
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Technical Leader
2 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Applications Support
3 6 (11.32%) Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Help Desk Technician
8 1 (1.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Manager
8 1 (1.89%) IT Services Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) Web Services
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.89%) Statistics
2 1 (1.89%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.32%) UNIX
4 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.55%) AIX
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Time Management
2 18 (33.96%) ITIL
3 16 (30.19%) SOA
4 13 (24.53%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.43%) Workflow
7 4 (7.55%) Project Management
7 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.55%) ERP
8 3 (5.66%) Release Management
8 3 (5.66%) Change Management
9 2 (3.77%) ITSM
9 2 (3.77%) Service Management
9 2 (3.77%) Process Management
9 2 (3.77%) Financial Modelling
9 2 (3.77%) CRM
9 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.89%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) SQL
2 16 (30.19%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.55%) Korn
3 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.77%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) R
5 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.66%) CCNA
4 2 (3.77%) MCSE
5 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.89%) MCP
5 1 (1.89%) HND
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) CCNP
5 1 (1.89%) MCITP
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.89%) XenApp
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.89%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) webMethods
2 16 (30.19%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) Citrix
3 5 (9.43%) Cisco
4 4 (7.55%) IBM
5 2 (3.77%) HP
5 2 (3.77%) Symantec
5 2 (3.77%) Juniper
5 2 (3.77%) Nokia
5 2 (3.77%) Sage
5 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.89%) Remedy
6 1 (1.89%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.89%) VMware
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £48000 - £59000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago