The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 20 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.41% 1.37% 1.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% 33.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £42,500 £31,250 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% +64.47%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.90% 4.11% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 12
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SLA
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SLA Salary Trend in Bolton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 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 Bolton region with a requirement for SLA.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Sun
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) NAS
1 4 (50.00%) Veeam
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Health Informatics

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) NAS
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) IT Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) IT Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (12.50%) Health Informatics
2 1 (12.50%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
1 4 (50.00%) Sun
1 4 (50.00%) Veeam
1 4 (50.00%) VMware