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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 23 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.62% 8.25% 0.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 75.00% 57.14% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.63%
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
8 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.15% 14.43% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Knutsford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ETL
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Teradata