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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 15 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 19 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.67% 0.50% 2.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 95.00% 7.14% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 8
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +90.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £60,000 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £60,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
Cheshire

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 Knutsford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
20 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 11.24% 6.93% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 14
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £35,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

SLA
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Knutsford

SLA
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Knutsford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (50.00%) ITIL
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 13 (46.43%) Finance
4 11 (39.29%) UNIX
4 11 (39.29%) Linux
4 11 (39.29%) Change Management
5 10 (35.71%) Windows
5 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (32.14%) DB2
6 9 (32.14%) IBM
6 9 (32.14%) Service Management
6 9 (32.14%) Time Management
7 8 (28.57%) MySQL
7 8 (28.57%) AIX
7 8 (28.57%) Quality Management
7 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 6 (21.43%) Financial Institution
9 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
9 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (21.43%) Teradata
9 6 (21.43%) Content Management
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
10 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
10 5 (17.86%) ETL
10 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) DB2
3 8 (28.57%) MySQL
4 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Applications Support
1 10 (35.71%) Service Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Service Level Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) UNIX
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Change Management
3 9 (32.14%) Service Management
3 9 (32.14%) Time Management
4 8 (28.57%) Quality Management
4 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (21.43%) Content Management
7 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
7 5 (17.86%) ETL
7 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (17.86%) Data Transformation
7 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (10.71%) Business Development
9 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
9 2 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) IBM
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) Teradata
5 5 (17.86%) Informatica
6 3 (10.71%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Sybase