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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 51 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 8 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.85% 3.58% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.63% 45.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 1
Median salary £23,500 £28,750 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +51.31%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
27 40 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.24% 7.95% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 4
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £19,300 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £31,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Preston +4 3 £23,500 -44.70%
Darwen - 2 £24,750 - 1
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £24,000 -
Blackburn +13 1 £55,000 +29.41%
SLA
North West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Process Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) People Management
3 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Management

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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DECT
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Intranet
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Mitel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Coaching
2 2 (15.38%) People Management
2 2 (15.38%) Process Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) JDA
3 1 (7.69%) Mitel
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