The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 73 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 54 60 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.49% 2.80% 2.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 34.48% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 55 38
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
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
189 174 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.71% 8.12% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 146 157 145
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,400 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,400 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 36 (40.00%) Windows
2 34 (37.78%) ITIL
3 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 33 (36.67%) Service Delivery
4 20 (22.22%) SQL
5 17 (18.89%) Cisco
6 15 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 15 (16.67%) Service Management
6 15 (16.67%) Degree
7 14 (15.56%) Telecoms
8 13 (14.44%) Finance
9 12 (13.33%) Replication
9 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 11 (12.22%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
11 10 (11.11%) SAN
11 10 (11.11%) .NET
11 10 (11.11%) C#
11 10 (11.11%) CRM
11 10 (11.11%) MCSE
11 10 (11.11%) VMware
11 10 (11.11%) Project Management
11 10 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
12 9 (10.00%) Web Development
12 9 (10.00%) Silverlight
12 9 (10.00%) jQuery
12 9 (10.00%) Unit Testing

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.22%) CMS
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.33%) MS Office
4 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (1.11%) assyst
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) SAN
2 8 (8.89%) WAN
2 8 (8.89%) Firewall
2 8 (8.89%) Wireless
3 7 (7.78%) Network Security
4 6 (6.67%) VPN
4 6 (6.67%) DWDM
4 6 (6.67%) IP Telephony
5 4 (4.44%) PABX
6 3 (3.33%) Internet
6 3 (3.33%) ADSL
7 2 (2.22%) LAN
7 2 (2.22%) DHCP
7 2 (2.22%) DNS
7 2 (2.22%) MPLS
7 2 (2.22%) OSPF
7 2 (2.22%) BGP
7 2 (2.22%) Symposium
7 2 (2.22%) Nortel Meridian
7 2 (2.22%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) RequisitePro
General
1 14 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 13 (14.44%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Legal
3 2 (2.22%) Back Office
3 2 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Local Government
4 1 (1.11%) Billing
4 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (13.33%) Team Leader
2 9 (10.00%) CRM Developer
2 9 (10.00%) Developer
2 9 (10.00%) Administrator
3 7 (7.78%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Developer
3 7 (7.78%) Service Manager
3 7 (7.78%) Analyst
4 6 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 5 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 5 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) IT Support
7 3 (3.33%) Data Centre Team Leader
7 3 (3.33%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.11%) .NET
2 9 (10.00%) Silverlight
2 9 (10.00%) jQuery
2 9 (10.00%) HTML5
2 9 (10.00%) HTML
2 9 (10.00%) CSS
2 9 (10.00%) Web Services
2 9 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (1.11%) WCF
3 1 (1.11%) MDX
3 1 (1.11%) Middleware
3 1 (1.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Replication
2 6 (6.67%) Statistics
2 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.22%) EPoS
3 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.22%) CMDB
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (10.00%) Linux
2 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.11%) UNIX
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.78%) ITIL
2 33 (36.67%) Service Delivery
3 15 (16.67%) Service Management
4 10 (11.11%) CRM
4 10 (11.11%) Project Management
5 9 (10.00%) Web Development
5 9 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (10.00%) Change Control
5 9 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (10.00%) OOP
5 9 (10.00%) OO
6 8 (8.89%) Change Management
6 8 (8.89%) Data Protection
7 7 (7.78%) Network Management
8 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.56%) Fault Management
9 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) SQL
2 10 (11.11%) C#
3 9 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Degree
2 11 (12.22%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (11.11%) MCSE
4 9 (10.00%) CCNA
5 8 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (8.89%) MCP
6 5 (5.56%) CCNP
7 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.33%) MCITP
8 3 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (2.22%) MCSA
10 1 (1.11%) CCENT
10 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.11%) MCDST
10 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.11%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.11%) XenApp
5 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.11%) vCloud
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.89%) Cisco
3 10 (11.11%) VMware
4 9 (10.00%) NetApp
5 7 (7.78%) Websense
5 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.78%) Nortel
6 5 (5.56%) Citrix
6 5 (5.56%) Juniper
6 5 (5.56%) Symantec
7 4 (4.44%) Avaya
7 4 (4.44%) HP
7 4 (4.44%) Remedy
7 4 (4.44%) SonicWALL
7 4 (4.44%) Kaseya
8 2 (2.22%) Oracle
8 2 (2.22%) BMC
8 2 (2.22%) Dell
8 2 (2.22%) Sophos
8 2 (2.22%) AVG
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