The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 38 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 30 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.08% 2.13% 3.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 47.62% 25.00% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 18
Median salary £35,000 £30,250 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.70% +1.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,418 £21,050 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £32,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
63 48 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.68% 8.53% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 54
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SLA
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SLA Salary Trend in Somerset

SLA
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Somerset

SLA
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -4 12 £41,000 +46.42% 1
Street - 12 - -
Bath +5 2 £35,000 +34.61% 2
Clevedon - 1 £35,000 -
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for SLA.

1 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
2 32 (60.38%) ITIL
3 30 (56.60%) SQL Server
3 30 (56.60%) Finance
4 28 (52.83%) Banking
4 28 (52.83%) Wealth Management
5 27 (50.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 27 (50.94%) MS Office
6 24 (45.28%) Time Management
7 23 (43.40%) Change Management
7 23 (43.40%) Windows
8 22 (41.51%) Reuters
8 22 (41.51%) Bloomberg
8 22 (41.51%) Credit Risk
8 22 (41.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (41.51%) Degree
8 22 (41.51%) Data Analysis
8 22 (41.51%) SWIFT
8 22 (41.51%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (39.62%) Service Delivery
10 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
11 18 (33.96%) SQL
12 16 (30.19%) C
12 16 (30.19%) ISTQB
12 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
12 16 (30.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 12 (22.64%) Remedy
14 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
15 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
15 10 (18.87%) Firewall

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.32%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (50.94%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (9.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) Firewall
2 8 (15.09%) VPN
3 5 (9.43%) SAN
4 3 (5.66%) NetScreen
5 2 (3.77%) DHCP
5 2 (3.77%) DNS
5 2 (3.77%) LAN
5 2 (3.77%) NAS
5 2 (3.77%) OSPF
5 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (3.77%) SSL
5 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 22 (41.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
General
1 30 (56.60%) Finance
2 28 (52.83%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Analyst
2 24 (45.28%) Support Analyst
3 22 (41.51%) Applications Support
3 22 (41.51%) Applications Support Analyst
4 12 (22.64%) Banking Analyst
4 12 (22.64%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (22.64%) Senior Support Analyst
5 10 (18.87%) Administrator
6 8 (15.09%) Service Analyst
6 8 (15.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (13.21%) DBA
7 7 (13.21%) SQL DBA
8 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (11.32%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
1 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (41.51%) Credit Risk
1 22 (41.51%) SWIFT
2 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
3 8 (15.09%) Blackberry
3 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.32%) iPad
4 6 (11.32%) iPhone
4 6 (11.32%) Statistics
4 6 (11.32%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Windows Server
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (13.21%) Linux
5 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
5 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) ITIL
2 28 (52.83%) Wealth Management
3 27 (50.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (45.28%) Time Management
5 23 (43.40%) Change Management
6 22 (41.51%) Data Analysis
7 21 (39.62%) Service Delivery
8 8 (15.09%) CRM
9 7 (13.21%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (13.21%) Service Management
10 6 (11.32%) ITIL V3
10 6 (11.32%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (9.43%) ETL
11 5 (9.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 2 (3.77%) Analytics
12 2 (3.77%) Campaign Management
12 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (3.77%) Direct Marketing
12 2 (3.77%) Open Source
12 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) SQL
2 16 (30.19%) C
3 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
4 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Degree
2 16 (30.19%) ISTQB
2 16 (30.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (11.32%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (11.32%) MCDST
5 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
2 22 (41.51%) Bloomberg
2 22 (41.51%) Reuters
3 12 (22.64%) Remedy
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco
4 7 (13.21%) Citrix
4 7 (13.21%) HP
4 7 (13.21%) VMware
5 6 (11.32%) Intel Security
5 6 (11.32%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (11.32%) Symantec
6 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
6 5 (9.43%) Juniper
7 3 (5.66%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.77%) Apple
8 2 (3.77%) Fujitsu
8 2 (3.77%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.89%) EMC
9 1 (1.89%) Informatica
9 1 (1.89%) NetApp
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