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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 27 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.37% 6.16% 1.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 100.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.43%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
3 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.05% 6.16% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 7
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +51.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 13 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Law
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat