The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 66 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% 1.06% 1.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.06% 31.58% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Average salary £31,000 £18,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.86% -51.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £19,550 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
33 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.65% 3.35% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 30
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.93% -22.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £16,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Lancashire

SLA
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Preston - 1 £22,000 - 1
SLA
North West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Life Science
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) NAS

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) DECT
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Head of IT
1 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
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