The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Inverness region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 5 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Inverness 13.04% 22.64% 5.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 75.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
SLA
Highlands

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 Inverness region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Inverness
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Inverness 17.39% 22.64% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Inverness

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Inverness

SLA
Salary Trend in Inverness

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

SLA Salary Trend in Inverness

SLA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Inverness

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Inverness 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 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Licensing
4 1 (16.67%) COM

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Inverness by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Inverness 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Licensing
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe