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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 59 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 21 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.55% 1.78% 2.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.89% 19.70% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 30
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £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 66 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.56% 9.03% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 101
Average salary £40,500 £40,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £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 22 September 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 September 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
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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 0 11 £38,500 +108.10% 1
Tewkesbury - 3 £35,000 -
Cirencester +17 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Gloucester -5 1 £64,000 +65.16%
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (41.07%) SQL
1 23 (41.07%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 19 (33.93%) Windows
4 18 (32.14%) ITIL
4 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.14%) Time Management
5 15 (26.79%) Service Delivery
5 15 (26.79%) Oracle
6 14 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 14 (25.00%) Web Services
6 14 (25.00%) SOA
6 14 (25.00%) webMethods
7 13 (23.21%) Finance
8 12 (21.43%) MS Office
9 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
10 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
10 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
11 8 (14.29%) Cisco
12 7 (12.50%) Project Management
12 7 (12.50%) Change Management
12 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
13 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (10.71%) Firewall
13 6 (10.71%) Service Management
13 6 (10.71%) MPLS
13 6 (10.71%) IBM
13 6 (10.71%) LAN
13 6 (10.71%) UNIX

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 4 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Office
2 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Sage 200
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Firewall
1 6 (10.71%) MPLS
1 6 (10.71%) LAN
2 5 (8.93%) BGP
2 5 (8.93%) EIGRP
2 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) SAN
4 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.14%) DB2
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 9 (16.07%) Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Applications Support
4 6 (10.71%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Network Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Help Desk Technician
7 2 (3.57%) IT Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.79%) Statistics
3 1 (1.79%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.71%) UNIX
4 5 (8.93%) AIX
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.93%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.36%) Linux
7 1 (1.79%) Solaris
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) ITIL
1 18 (32.14%) Time Management
2 15 (26.79%) Service Delivery
3 14 (25.00%) SOA
4 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
5 7 (12.50%) Project Management
5 7 (12.50%) Change Management
5 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (10.71%) Service Management
7 5 (8.93%) Workflow
7 5 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Line Management
8 4 (7.14%) Quality Management
8 4 (7.14%) ERP
9 3 (5.36%) Process Management
9 3 (5.36%) ITSM
9 3 (5.36%) Release Management
10 2 (3.57%) Coaching
10 2 (3.57%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) SQL
2 14 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.14%) Korn
3 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) CCNA
2 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.57%) MCSE
5 1 (1.79%) MCP
5 1 (1.79%) HND
5 1 (1.79%) MCSA
5 1 (1.79%) MCITP
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.79%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.79%) OpenView
2 1 (1.79%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) Oracle
3 14 (25.00%) webMethods
4 8 (14.29%) Cisco
5 6 (10.71%) IBM
6 5 (8.93%) Citrix
6 5 (8.93%) Juniper
6 5 (8.93%) Nokia
6 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.36%) HP
8 2 (3.57%) VMware
8 2 (3.57%) Sage
8 2 (3.57%) Symantec
9 1 (1.79%) SAP
9 1 (1.79%) Remedy
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.79%) BMC
9 1 (1.79%) TOWER Software
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