Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 40 38
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 3.68% 6.03% 0.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.74% 52.17% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Taunton median annual salary £29,250 £44,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.27% +93.48% -36.11%
10th Percentile £20,825 £31,300 £21,500
90th Percentile £38,913 £52,500 £24,500
Somerset median annual salary £30,000 £39,750 £23,000
% change year-on-year -24.53% +72.83% -20.69%

SLA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 23 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 16.91% 11.56% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 9
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00% -6.85%
10th Percentile £31,350 £31,413 £29,300
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £43,700
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -4.11%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

Job postings citing SLA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Taunton.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Taunton

SLA
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for SLA in Taunton

SLA
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Taunton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Taunton region with a requirement for SLA.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Access
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

SLA
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix