The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 10 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 8.33% 9.09% 4.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 100.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £30,750 £27,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% +7.84%
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +5.26%
SLA
West Midlands

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 Dudley region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 12.50% 9.09% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £26,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

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

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) Economics
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) A+ Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (80.00%) MVS
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Private Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (80.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Economics
1 4 (80.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (80.00%) MVS
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft