The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.30% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
SLA
Essex

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 Colchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.49% 9.20% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Average salary £38,625 £29,181 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.36% -2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,750 £33,361
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

SLA
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

SLA Salary Trend in Colchester

SLA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Guidewire
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
4 1 (9.09%) SCOM
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) VMware

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Support
3 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
6 1 (9.09%) Server Support
6 1 (9.09%) Server Support Specialist
6 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Guidewire
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) VMware