The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 37 58 82
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +24
Permanent jobs citing SLA 135 69 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.55% 3.79% 2.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.45% 35.94% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 79 61 33
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £82,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
318 192 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.07% 10.55% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 212 148 145
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SLA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SLA Salary Trend in Birmingham

SLA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SLA.

1 81 (40.70%) ITIL
2 75 (37.69%) Microsoft
3 60 (30.15%) Service Delivery
4 58 (29.15%) VMware
5 54 (27.14%) Active Directory
6 51 (25.63%) Windows
7 43 (21.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (18.09%) MS Exchange
9 33 (16.58%) Finance
10 30 (15.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 30 (15.08%) LAN
10 30 (15.08%) WAN
11 28 (14.07%) Symantec
11 28 (14.07%) Data Centre
12 25 (12.56%) Service Management
13 24 (12.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (12.06%) Problem Management
14 23 (11.56%) Windows Server
14 23 (11.56%) MS Excel
15 22 (11.06%) Citrix
15 22 (11.06%) ITIL Certification
15 22 (11.06%) Firewall
15 22 (11.06%) Performance Management
16 21 (10.55%) vSphere
16 21 (10.55%) assyst
17 20 (10.05%) Incident Management
18 19 (9.55%) Hyper-V
18 19 (9.55%) XenApp
19 18 (9.05%) Wi-Fi
20 17 (8.54%) Validation

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 36 (18.09%) MS Exchange
2 30 (15.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.51%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) IIS
6 1 (0.50%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.02%) MS Office
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (10.55%) assyst
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.01%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.03%) Mimecast
2 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.08%) LAN
1 30 (15.08%) WAN
2 22 (11.06%) Firewall
3 18 (9.05%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (8.54%) VPN
5 16 (8.04%) TCP/IP
5 16 (8.04%) VLAN
6 14 (7.04%) DHCP
6 14 (7.04%) DNS
7 9 (4.52%) NetScaler
8 8 (4.02%) IPsec
9 4 (2.01%) L2TP
9 4 (2.01%) SAN
9 4 (2.01%) SSL
10 3 (1.51%) ATM
10 3 (1.51%) Internet
11 2 (1.01%) HTTP
11 2 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.50%) PPP
12 1 (0.50%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.01%) MySQL
3 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.50%) Big Data
5 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.50%) DB2
5 1 (0.50%) MS Access
5 1 (0.50%) QlikView
5 1 (0.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) LSMW
General
1 33 (16.58%) Finance
2 13 (6.53%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.52%) Banking
3 7 (3.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.01%) French Language
4 2 (1.01%) German Language
4 2 (1.01%) Publishing
5 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Law
5 1 (0.50%) Marketing
5 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (17.59%) Service Manager
2 27 (13.57%) Analyst
3 20 (10.05%) Team Leader
4 19 (9.55%) IT Support
5 18 (9.05%) Support Manager
6 16 (8.04%) Support Analyst
7 15 (7.54%) IT Manager
8 14 (7.04%) Network Manager
8 14 (7.04%) Network Team Leader
8 14 (7.04%) Service Support Manager
9 13 (6.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (6.03%) Backup Engineer
10 12 (6.03%) Delivery Manager
10 12 (6.03%) Exchange Engineer
10 12 (6.03%) Service Desk Engineer
10 12 (6.03%) Services Delivery Manager
10 12 (6.03%) Storage Engineer
11 10 (5.03%) IT Analyst
11 10 (5.03%) IT Services Manager
12 9 (4.52%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.51%) Middleware
2 2 (1.01%) JDBC
2 2 (1.01%) REST
2 2 (1.01%) SOAP
2 2 (1.01%) Web Services
3 1 (0.50%) .NET
3 1 (0.50%) D-Bus
3 1 (0.50%) HTML
3 1 (0.50%) JMS
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.50%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.07%) Data Centre
2 17 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.04%) Statistics
4 11 (5.53%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.52%) Life Science
6 7 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.51%) Handset
8 2 (1.01%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.01%) EPoS
8 2 (1.01%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.01%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.01%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.50%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.63%) Windows
2 23 (11.56%) Windows Server
3 14 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.53%) Linux
4 13 (6.53%) Windows XP
5 12 (6.03%) Windows 8
6 11 (5.53%) Windows 2000 Server
7 10 (5.03%) Unix
8 9 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.01%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.51%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.51%) CentOS
11 3 (1.51%) Solaris
12 2 (1.01%) Android
12 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.70%) ITIL
2 60 (30.15%) Service Delivery
3 25 (12.56%) Service Management
4 24 (12.06%) Problem Management
4 24 (12.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (11.06%) Performance Management
6 20 (10.05%) Incident Management
7 17 (8.54%) ITIL V3
7 17 (8.54%) Validation
8 16 (8.04%) Critical Success Factor
8 16 (8.04%) Escalation Management
9 15 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (7.54%) Mentoring
10 14 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (6.03%) Business Continuity
11 12 (6.03%) Change Management
11 12 (6.03%) People Management
11 12 (6.03%) Resource Management
12 10 (5.03%) ITSM
12 10 (5.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.53%) C
2 12 (6.03%) SQL
3 4 (2.01%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.01%) ABAP
4 2 (1.01%) Java
5 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.50%) Korn
5 1 (0.50%) Perl
5 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (11.06%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (8.54%) Degree
3 16 (8.04%) Security Cleared
4 14 (7.04%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.52%) CCNA
8 6 (3.02%) MCSE
9 5 (2.51%) MCSA
10 4 (2.01%) ISEB
10 4 (2.01%) MCITP
10 4 (2.01%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.51%) CCNP
12 2 (1.01%) GNVQ
12 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.50%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.50%) MCTS
13 1 (0.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.50%) QA
1 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 54 (27.14%) Active Directory
2 43 (21.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (10.55%) vSphere
4 19 (9.55%) Hyper-V
4 19 (9.55%) XenApp
5 14 (7.04%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.51%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 16 (8.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (6.53%) SCOM
3 5 (2.51%) EdgeSight
4 4 (2.01%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.01%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.50%) Control-M
6 1 (0.50%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 75 (37.69%) Microsoft
2 58 (29.15%) VMware
3 28 (14.07%) Symantec
4 22 (11.06%) Citrix
5 13 (6.53%) SonicWALL
6 12 (6.03%) IBM
7 11 (5.53%) Remedy
8 10 (5.03%) Cisco
9 7 (3.52%) Avaya
9 7 (3.52%) HP
10 6 (3.02%) NetApp
11 5 (2.51%) SAP
12 4 (2.01%) AVG
12 4 (2.01%) Cadence
12 4 (2.01%) EMC
12 4 (2.01%) Kaseya
12 4 (2.01%) Kaspersky
12 4 (2.01%) Oracle
12 4 (2.01%) Ruckus Wireless
12 4 (2.01%) Sophos
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