The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 21 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.94% - 4.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.94% 3.23% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £39,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.19% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,940 £39,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,782 £39,469 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
Somerset

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SLA
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

SLA Salary Trend in Taunton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) BT
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) Aruba
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) BT
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) McAfee
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) Aruba
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle