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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 26 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.95% 5.26% 4.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.71% 100.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Median salary £32,079 £23,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.97% -28.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,050 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £23,450 £33,900
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
14 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 13.86% 5.26% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 6
Median salary £40,000 £23,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.04% -28.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,047 £23,050 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £44,750 £23,450
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 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%) DevOps
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
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