The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 51 58 52
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.45% 0.97% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.56% 10.00% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Median salary - £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 18 50 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 8.18% 9.73% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 40 12
Median salary £45,269 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,161 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

SLA
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for SLA in Cheltenham

SLA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SLA.

1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (36.36%) Line Management
4 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Advertising
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Presales
5 2 (18.18%) People Management
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Service Manager
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) NOC Technician
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Line Management
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
4 2 (18.18%) People Management
4 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware