The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank - 7 -
Permanent jobs citing SLA 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - 8.33% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £17,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 10.34% 12.50% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 16
Average salary £22,500 £17,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

SLA
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

SLA Salary Trend in Dudley

SLA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) NetApp
2 8 (88.89%) Service Delivery
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Capacity Management
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Change Management
4 4 (44.44%) Process Management
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Storage Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Service Delivery
1 8 (88.89%) Capacity Management
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Process Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (66.67%) MCSE
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) NetApp
2 8 (88.89%) VMware