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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 48 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 12 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.43% 1.14% 3.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.05% 7.27% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 14
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,700 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £42,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
63 55 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.75% 15.63% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 53 47 35
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

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
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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Burnley - 5 £27,500 -
Preston -6 3 £24,000 +29.72% 1
Darwen - 3 £20,000 -
Blackpool - 1 - -
SLA
North West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) Service Management
3 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 9 (25.00%) Windows
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.89%) MS Office
6 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
6 5 (13.89%) DHCP
6 5 (13.89%) Unix
6 5 (13.89%) Degree
6 5 (13.89%) Wireshark
6 5 (13.89%) Mitel
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) R
7 4 (11.11%) Service Design
7 4 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
7 4 (11.11%) VLAN
7 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 4 (11.11%) SQL
7 4 (11.11%) MCP
7 4 (11.11%) Wireless
7 4 (11.11%) Validation
8 3 (8.33%) Back Office
8 3 (8.33%) Process Management
8 3 (8.33%) C#

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 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) DHCP
1 5 (13.89%) Wireshark
2 4 (11.11%) VLAN
2 4 (11.11%) Wireless
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) VoIP
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.33%) Back Office
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Technical Support
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 9 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Support Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Support Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Applications Support
5 5 (13.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Team Leader
6 4 (11.11%) Mitel Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Mitel Support
6 4 (11.11%) Support Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.89%) Unix
4 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) AIX
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) Service Management
3 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
3 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.11%) Service Design
5 4 (11.11%) Validation
5 4 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
6 3 (8.33%) People Management
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.33%) Process Management
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.56%) Release Management
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) R
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) MCP
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.56%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Mitel
3 2 (5.56%) Guidewire
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Pega
3 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.56%) Talend
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
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