The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 45 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% 0.43% 2.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.69% 3.85% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £65,000 £57,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% +137.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
13 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.10% 11.21% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 4
Average salary £31,000 £34,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.14% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £20,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £30,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Server Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Legato
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
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