The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 27 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.05% 1.05% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.53% 10.34% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £68,750 £35,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+96.42% -46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £36,375 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
SLA
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.98% 10.18% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 9
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £53,750 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SLA
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SLA Salary Trend in Chester

SLA
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Chester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Chester

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Chester region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) French Language
3 2 (33.33%) German Language
3 2 (33.33%) Spanish Language
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Multicast
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Multicast
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) French Language
1 2 (33.33%) German Language
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Incident and Problem Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco