The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 44 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 34 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.33% 2.97% 3.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 48.57% 51.52% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 19
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
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 Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
70 33 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.92% 5.77% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 45
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Somerset

SLA
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 August 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
Bath -1 26 £27,500 -21.42% 6
Taunton - 6 £33,500 - 2
Yeovil - 1 £62,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 1 - - 1
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 36 (72.00%) Finance
2 32 (64.00%) Service Delivery
3 27 (54.00%) Windows
4 26 (52.00%) Relational Database
5 22 (44.00%) XML
6 21 (42.00%) SQL
7 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
8 11 (22.00%) ITSM
9 10 (20.00%) Service Management
9 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (18.00%) Workflow
10 9 (18.00%) Oracle
10 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
11 8 (16.00%) Performance Management
12 7 (14.00%) Degree
13 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
13 6 (12.00%) ITIL
14 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (8.00%) Unified Communications
15 4 (8.00%) MS Office
15 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
15 4 (8.00%) LAN
15 4 (8.00%) VoIP
16 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
16 3 (6.00%) .NET
17 2 (4.00%) Communications Security
17 2 (4.00%) WCF

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (8.00%) MS Office
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Unified Communications
1 4 (8.00%) LAN
1 4 (8.00%) VoIP
2 2 (4.00%) 3G
2 2 (4.00%) VPN
2 2 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
General
1 36 (72.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Electronics
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.00%) Military
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Applications Support
2 27 (54.00%) Analyst
3 26 (52.00%) Support Analyst
4 25 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Support Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Trainee Support Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Applications Manager
6 7 (14.00%) Trainee Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Trainee
6 7 (14.00%) Applications Support Manager
6 7 (14.00%) Support Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Graduate
7 5 (10.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Administrator
8 4 (8.00%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
9 3 (6.00%) Junior
9 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) XML
2 3 (6.00%) .NET
3 2 (4.00%) WCF
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.00%) Statistics
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (22.00%) ITSM
3 10 (20.00%) Service Management
3 10 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (18.00%) Workflow
5 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 8 (16.00%) Performance Management
6 6 (12.00%) ITIL
7 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.00%) Communications Security
8 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Web Development
8 2 (4.00%) OOD
8 2 (4.00%) OO
8 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.00%) Information Management
8 2 (4.00%) Web Design
9 1 (2.00%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) NetApp
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
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