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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank - 37 35
Permanent jobs citing SLA 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.57% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 10.00% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £23,000 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.94%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £36,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +10.60%
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
23 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 15.44% 5.71% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 16
Median salary £32,500 £30,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% -28.82%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) French Language
3 2 (40.00%) German Language
3 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Multicast
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

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 (60.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Multicast
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) French Language
1 2 (40.00%) German Language
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (40.00%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco