The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 30 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +16
Permanent jobs citing SLA 22 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.38% 2.64% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 56.41% 34.15% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 2
Median salary £45,000 £17,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+157.14% -43.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £17,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £38,200
UK excluding London median salary £36,375 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
SLA
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
39 41 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.54% 7.74% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 32 40
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £17,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £39,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SLA
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Lancashire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Lancashire

SLA
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley -2 11 £45,000 +157.14% 2
Nelson - 4 £29,500 -
Preston - 4 £47,500 - 1
Accrington - 2 £14,000 -
Burnley - 1 £23,000 -
SLA
North West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
3 10 (33.33%) Service Management
4 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (20.00%) MCP
5 6 (20.00%) Service Design
6 5 (16.67%) Windows
6 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (16.67%) DHCP
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (16.67%) Wireshark
6 5 (16.67%) Mitel
7 4 (13.33%) Validation
7 4 (13.33%) VLAN
7 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (13.33%) Wireless
7 4 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
7 4 (13.33%) R
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (10.00%) Firewall
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (10.00%) Finance
8 3 (10.00%) Network Security
9 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) VLAN
2 4 (13.33%) Wireless
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Delivery Manager
1 11 (36.67%) Service Manager
1 11 (36.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 9 (30.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Support Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Support Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Mitel Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Mitel Support
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Support Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Support Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
1 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
3 10 (33.33%) Service Management
4 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (20.00%) Service Design
6 4 (13.33%) Validation
6 4 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Mitel
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago