The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 54 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.17% 5.17% 5.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.06% 56.00% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 28
Average salary £55,250 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.33% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,550 £51,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
72 50 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 12.02% 9.23% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 59 35 80
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £51,853
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SLA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

SLA Salary Trend in Swindon

SLA
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Swindon

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 27 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 18 (40.00%) ITIL
3 14 (31.11%) Windows
4 13 (28.89%) Fault Management
5 12 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 11 (24.44%) Performance Management
7 8 (17.78%) Problem Management
7 8 (17.78%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (17.78%) SDLC
7 8 (17.78%) Back Office
7 8 (17.78%) SAP
8 7 (15.56%) SQL
8 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
8 7 (15.56%) CRM
8 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
8 7 (15.56%) ERP
8 7 (15.56%) Six Sigma
8 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.56%) Retail
8 7 (15.56%) Coaching
8 7 (15.56%) Resource Management
8 7 (15.56%) Supplier Management
8 7 (15.56%) Lean Six Sigma
9 6 (13.33%) Logistics
9 6 (13.33%) FMCG
9 6 (13.33%) Cisco
9 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (13.33%) IIS
10 5 (11.11%) DB2
10 5 (11.11%) Microsoft

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (13.33%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 4 (8.89%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) VPN
2 4 (8.89%) WAN
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) DB2
2 4 (8.89%) MS Access
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (17.78%) Back Office
2 7 (15.56%) Retail
3 5 (11.11%) Banking
4 4 (8.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) IT Support
1 13 (28.89%) Support Team Leader
1 13 (28.89%) Team Leader
2 7 (15.56%) Head of Applications
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Support Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Vendor Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) FMCG
2 5 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 18 (40.00%) ITIL
3 13 (28.89%) Fault Management
4 12 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 11 (24.44%) Performance Management
6 8 (17.78%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (17.78%) Problem Management
6 8 (17.78%) SDLC
7 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.56%) Coaching
7 7 (15.56%) CRM
7 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
7 7 (15.56%) ERP
7 7 (15.56%) Lean Six Sigma
7 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
7 7 (15.56%) Resource Management
7 7 (15.56%) Six Sigma
7 7 (15.56%) Supplier Management
8 6 (13.33%) Logistics
9 5 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.89%) VB
2 4 (8.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
1 5 (11.11%) MCSA
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) MCSE
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.22%) VCAP
4 1 (2.22%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) SAP
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Juniper
5 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.67%) Nokia
6 2 (4.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.22%) F5
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com