The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 11 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 4.00% 16.28% 1.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £19,000 £20,000 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 4.00% 16.28% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Average salary £19,000 £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Lancashire

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

SLA
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

SLA Salary Trend in Blackpool

SLA
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya