The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 23 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 5.73% - 0.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Average salary £46,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
South Wales

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 Newport region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
22 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 11.46% 1.98% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 6
Average salary £46,000 £47,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +26.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £36,800 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

SLA
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Newport region.

SLA Salary Trend in Newport

SLA
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Newport region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Newport

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 17 (53.13%) Service Delivery
2 14 (43.75%) ITIL
3 11 (34.38%) QA
3 11 (34.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (31.25%) C#
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 10 (31.25%) MVC
4 10 (31.25%) Degree
4 10 (31.25%) Coaching
5 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (25.00%) BCP
6 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (25.00%) Security Management
6 8 (25.00%) VMware
6 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (15.63%) Windows
7 5 (15.63%) EPoS
8 4 (12.50%) LAN
8 4 (12.50%) WAN
8 4 (12.50%) VPN
8 4 (12.50%) Cisco
8 4 (12.50%) CCNP
8 4 (12.50%) CCNA
8 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.50%) Firewall

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) WAN
1 4 (12.50%) VPN
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
1 4 (12.50%) Wireless
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Service Manager
2 8 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 8 (25.00%) Customer Services Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Support Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Service Support Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) EPoS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) EPoS
2 1 (3.13%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Service Delivery
2 14 (43.75%) ITIL
3 11 (34.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (31.25%) MVC
4 10 (31.25%) Coaching
5 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 8 (25.00%) BCP
5 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (25.00%) Security Management
6 4 (12.50%) Network Management
6 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) CCNP
2 4 (12.50%) CCNA
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint