The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 42 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 26 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.48% 1.66% 4.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.43% 30.00% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 21
Average salary £45,000 £27,000 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
56 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.66% 5.52% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 46 17 34
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £25,429
10% offered a salary of more than £58,052 £67,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
Merseyside

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 25 (75.76%) ITIL
2 18 (54.55%) Degree
3 17 (51.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (39.39%) Change Management
4 13 (39.39%) Computer Science
5 11 (33.33%) Cisco
5 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) HP
8 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
8 7 (21.21%) TIBCO
8 7 (21.21%) TIBCO Hawk
8 7 (21.21%) BusinessWorks
8 7 (21.21%) Java
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.21%) DB2
8 7 (21.21%) Linux
8 7 (21.21%) Python
8 7 (21.21%) VPN
8 7 (21.21%) EAI
8 7 (21.21%) SOA
8 7 (21.21%) JMS
8 7 (21.21%) WAN
8 7 (21.21%) Ruby
8 7 (21.21%) Finance
8 7 (21.21%) QA
8 7 (21.21%) TIBCO EMS
8 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (18.18%) NAS
9 6 (18.18%) Symmetrix DMX

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (21.21%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) VPN
1 7 (21.21%) WAN
2 6 (18.18%) NAS
2 6 (18.18%) SAN
3 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.15%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) VLAN
3 5 (15.15%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (9.09%) Internet
4 3 (9.09%) Kerberos
4 3 (9.09%) IPsec
5 2 (6.06%) SSH
5 2 (6.06%) SMTP
5 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 2 (6.06%) LAN
5 2 (6.06%) WLAN
5 2 (6.06%) SNMP
5 2 (6.06%) Extranet
5 2 (6.06%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
1 7 (21.21%) DB2
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (21.21%) Technical Team Leader
2 7 (21.21%) Team Leader
3 6 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (12.12%) DBA
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) JMS
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (18.18%) Symmetrix DMX
3 6 (18.18%) Replication
3 6 (18.18%) CLARiiON
3 6 (18.18%) EMC Centera
3 6 (18.18%) Firmware
4 5 (15.15%) Thin Client
4 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
4 5 (15.15%) iPhone
4 5 (15.15%) Fat Client
5 3 (9.09%) PKI
6 2 (6.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) ITIL
2 17 (51.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (39.39%) Change Management
4 7 (21.21%) EAI
4 7 (21.21%) SOA
5 6 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
7 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
9 2 (6.06%) Change Control
9 2 (6.06%) SEO
9 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.03%) High Availability
10 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
2 7 (21.21%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) Python
2 7 (21.21%) Ruby
3 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.06%) CCNA
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) NFS
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Cisco
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) HP
3 7 (21.21%) TIBCO
4 6 (18.18%) EMC
4 6 (18.18%) NetApp
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle
6 3 (9.09%) VMware
7 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix
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