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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 30 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.52% - 1.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% - 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £72,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £43,050 - £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 - £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -1.47%
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
14 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.81% 8.05% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 5
Median salary £30,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £56,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 30 July 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Chester

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Chester region with a requirement for SLA.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
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%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) French Language
4 1 (20.00%) German Language
4 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Multicast
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) OSPF
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 2 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Incident and Problem Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
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%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco