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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 33 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.90% 7.44% 3.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% 45.00% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Median salary £41,250 £36,250 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% +85.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,200 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,750 £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -
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
15 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.74% 16.53% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 15
Median salary £47,500 £39,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +41.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,200 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £35,000 £48,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bolton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Health Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Revenue Recognition
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) ActiveReports
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveReports
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Service Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Buyer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Buyer
3 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Health Informatics
1 2 (28.57%) Informatics
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Revenue Recognition
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp