Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 36 27
Rank change year-on-year -12 -9 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 3.47% 6.01% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.40% 50.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 1
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +116.22% -3.90%
10th Percentile £22,250 £18,500 £17,750
90th Percentile £57,750 £48,000 £19,250
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £26,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +32.08% -24.29% +2.94%

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 West Wales with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 67 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 17.87% 12.02% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 65 21 3
West Wales median annual salary £33,934 £32,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.41% +62.50% -13.04%
10th Percentile £24,500 £18,500 £18,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £35,400
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in West Wales

SLA
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for SLA in West Wales

SLA
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in West Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in West Wales

SLA
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -16 13 £40,000 - 1
SLA
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Wales region with a requirement for SLA.

1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (23.08%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL V2
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) People Management
5 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
3 1 (7.69%) IGRP
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) NX-OS
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) RIP
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SSIS Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SSRS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V2
3 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (23.08%) People Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) McAfee
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) VMware