The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 33 49 30
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 5 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.27% 1.25% 6.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.75% 19.23% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 27
Median salary £23,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £40,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £50,000 £63,800
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
SLA
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
32 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.76% 6.52% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 40
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £58,050 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SLA
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SLA Salary Trend in Liverpool

SLA
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SLA.

1 35 (87.50%) ITIL
2 29 (72.50%) Finance
2 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
3 27 (67.50%) Banking
3 27 (67.50%) Wealth Management
4 26 (65.00%) Change Management
4 26 (65.00%) MS Office
5 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
6 22 (55.00%) Reuters
6 22 (55.00%) Bloomberg
6 22 (55.00%) Credit Risk
6 22 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (55.00%) Time Management
6 22 (55.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (55.00%) Data Analysis
6 22 (55.00%) SWIFT
6 22 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (52.50%) Degree
8 20 (50.00%) Service Delivery
9 16 (40.00%) C
9 16 (40.00%) Mathematics
9 16 (40.00%) ISTQB
9 16 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 11 (27.50%) SQL
10 11 (27.50%) Remedy
11 9 (22.50%) Windows
12 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 8 (20.00%) Service Management
13 7 (17.50%) CRM
13 7 (17.50%) Windows 8

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (65.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (12.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (7.50%) VLAN
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 22 (55.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 29 (72.50%) Finance
2 27 (67.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Analyst
2 24 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 22 (55.00%) Applications Support
3 22 (55.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) Banking Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) Senior Support Analyst
5 9 (22.50%) Service Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Applications Support
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
7 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Customer Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Customer Service Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (55.00%) Credit Risk
1 22 (55.00%) SWIFT
2 16 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 5 (12.50%) iPad
4 5 (12.50%) iPhone
4 5 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
5 3 (7.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows 8
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) ITIL
2 27 (67.50%) Wealth Management
3 26 (65.00%) Change Management
4 22 (55.00%) Data Analysis
4 22 (55.00%) Time Management
4 22 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (20.00%) Service Management
7 7 (17.50%) CRM
8 5 (12.50%) ETL
8 5 (12.50%) ITIL V3
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
10 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
10 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
11 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.50%) Project Management
11 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) C
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Degree
2 16 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 16 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (12.50%) MCDST
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (55.00%) Bloomberg
2 22 (55.00%) Reuters
3 11 (27.50%) Remedy
4 6 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (12.50%) Citrix
5 5 (12.50%) Intel Security
5 5 (12.50%) Symantec
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) SAP