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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 24 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.20% - 3.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.05% - 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
SLA
County Antrim

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
19 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 15.20% 9.80% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 3
Median salary £36,250 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £38,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Firmware
3 3 (30.00%) Replication
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Support
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) BYOD
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCITP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (10.00%) Apple