The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 28 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SLA 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.54% 4.72% 3.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.36% 31.25% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £47,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +111.11%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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 Belfast region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
22 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.73% 15.09% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 7
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £29,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £31,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SLA
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

SLA Salary Trend in Belfast

SLA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Belfast region with a requirement for SLA.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) MCP
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Clustering
1 8 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 8 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Clustering
1 8 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCP
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware