The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 16 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 15.66% 4.65% 1.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 68.42% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Median salary £32,079 £25,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
SLA
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
19 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 22.89% 4.65% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £25,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.33% -20.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Taunton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Taunton region with a requirement for SLA.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
4 7 (46.67%) Statistics
4 7 (46.67%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Juniper
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (20.00%) NetScreen
8 3 (20.00%) Management Information System

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Administrator
2 7 (46.67%) DBA
2 7 (46.67%) SQL DBA
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 6 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Statistics
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (46.67%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
1 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) HP
1 6 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Hitachi
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp