The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 74 110
Rank change year-on-year -27 +36  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 40 51 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.17% 3.16% 1.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.10% 26.15% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 18
Median salary £30,000 £29,000 £37,831
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -23.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £22,400 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,100 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,000 £34,090
% change year-on-year +5.88% -0.26%  

SLA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 199 195 204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 10.79% 12.08% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 162 170 153
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% -1.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing SLA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Bristol

SLA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SLA in Bristol

SLA
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Bristol over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SLA.

1 47 (46.53%) Windows
2 46 (45.54%) ITIL
3 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
4 27 (26.73%) Service Delivery
4 27 (26.73%) Finance
5 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
6 23 (22.77%) Linux
7 20 (19.80%) Windows Server
8 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Excel
8 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Office
8 19 (18.81%) Cisco
9 18 (17.82%) Service Management
9 18 (17.82%) ITSM
9 18 (17.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 16 (15.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (14.85%) Statistics
11 15 (14.85%) VMware
11 15 (14.85%) SQL
11 15 (14.85%) Oracle
12 14 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (13.86%) Performance Management
12 14 (13.86%) Office 365
12 14 (13.86%) Critical Success Factor
12 14 (13.86%) Escalation Management
12 14 (13.86%) Contract Management
13 13 (12.87%) Windows 7
13 13 (12.87%) AIX
13 13 (12.87%) TCP/IP
14 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
14 12 (11.88%) Firewall

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 9 (8.91%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.97%) CMS
3 3 (2.97%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.98%) IIS
4 2 (1.98%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (17.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) Office 365
2 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) TCP/IP
2 12 (11.88%) Firewall
3 8 (7.92%) LAN
4 7 (6.93%) Internet
4 7 (6.93%) WAN
5 6 (5.94%) DNS
5 6 (5.94%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (5.94%) SMS
6 5 (4.95%) SAN
6 5 (4.95%) VPN
7 4 (3.96%) DHCP
7 4 (3.96%) Intranet
8 3 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.97%) NAS
8 3 (2.97%) VLAN
8 3 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.98%) Skype
9 2 (1.98%) Wireless
10 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.99%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.95%) Big Data
4 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) PROIV
2 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (26.73%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Legal
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) Analyst
2 20 (19.80%) Service Manager
3 17 (16.83%) Support Analyst
4 15 (14.85%) Support Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (11.88%) Services Delivery Manager
6 10 (9.90%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (9.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 9 (8.91%) Applications Support
7 9 (8.91%) Technical Support
8 8 (7.92%) Service Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) IT Support
9 7 (6.93%) Unix Support
10 6 (5.94%) IT Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) Service Desk Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (4.95%) Software Analyst
12 4 (3.96%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) Flash
2 3 (2.97%) CSS
2 3 (2.97%) CSS3
2 3 (2.97%) HTML
2 3 (2.97%) HTML5
2 3 (2.97%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (2.97%) Sass
2 3 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (1.98%) .NET
4 1 (0.99%) Web Services
4 1 (0.99%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Data Centre
1 9 (8.91%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.93%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.93%) Virtual Team
3 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.97%) PDA
5 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.99%) Handset
6 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) IVR
6 1 (0.99%) Replication
6 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.99%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 47 (46.53%) Windows
2 23 (22.77%) Linux
3 20 (19.80%) Windows Server
4 16 (15.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (12.87%) AIX
5 13 (12.87%) Windows 7
6 10 (9.90%) Solaris
7 9 (8.91%) Unix
7 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.97%) CentOS
9 2 (1.98%) Android
9 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.54%) ITIL
2 27 (26.73%) Service Delivery
3 18 (17.82%) ITSM
3 18 (17.82%) Service Management
4 15 (14.85%) Statistics
5 14 (13.86%) Contract Management
5 14 (13.86%) Critical Success Factor
5 14 (13.86%) Escalation Management
5 14 (13.86%) Performance Management
5 14 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (11.88%) Mentoring
7 11 (10.89%) Service Delivery Management
8 10 (9.90%) Financial Modelling
8 10 (9.90%) High Availability
8 10 (9.90%) Service Design
9 9 (8.91%) Project Management
9 9 (8.91%) Service Desk Management
10 7 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (6.93%) ITIL V3
10 7 (6.93%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.85%) SQL
2 4 (3.96%) Java
2 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.98%) C
4 2 (1.98%) C#
4 2 (1.98%) VBA
5 1 (0.99%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) Degree
2 10 (9.90%) ISEB
3 8 (7.92%) MCP
3 8 (7.92%) MCSE
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.94%) MCSA
6 5 (4.95%) CCNA
7 3 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.98%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.99%) CCNP
9 1 (0.99%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.90%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.90%) SCCM
2 2 (1.98%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.98%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.81%) Cisco
3 15 (14.85%) Oracle
3 15 (14.85%) VMware
4 10 (9.90%) Cadence
5 4 (3.96%) Apple
5 4 (3.96%) Citrix
6 3 (2.97%) Dell
6 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.97%) SAP
7 2 (1.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (1.98%) Ciena
7 2 (1.98%) HP
7 2 (1.98%) Huawei
7 2 (1.98%) IBM
7 2 (1.98%) Meraki
7 2 (1.98%) Nokia
7 2 (1.98%) Tellabs
7 2 (1.98%) Veeam
8 1 (0.99%) Red Box
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