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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 21 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing SLA 12 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 11.54% 6.12% 3.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.00% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 3
Median salary £32,000 £23,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.17% -27.69%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
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
20 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 19.23% 6.12% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 4
Median salary £40,000 £23,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.21% -27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £23,100 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £27,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 July 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Taunton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (82.35%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 7 (41.18%) HP
4 7 (41.18%) Juniper
4 7 (41.18%) SAN
4 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (41.18%) Statistics
4 7 (41.18%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
5 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
6 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) Hitachi
8 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning

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 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Administrator
2 7 (41.18%) DBA
2 7 (41.18%) SQL DBA
2 7 (41.18%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Statistics
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
1 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
2 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
1 7 (41.18%) HP
1 7 (41.18%) Juniper
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Hitachi
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp