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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 24 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 39 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.51% 2.64% 3.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 68.42% 26.53% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 18
Average salary £56,250 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £35,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
57 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.98% 9.96% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 33
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £30,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £46,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 31 July 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 44 (65.67%) ITIL
2 37 (55.22%) Degree
3 36 (53.73%) Change Management
4 30 (44.78%) NetApp
4 30 (44.78%) EMC
4 30 (44.78%) SAN
5 25 (37.31%) HP
5 25 (37.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (37.31%) Computer Science
6 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (29.85%) PowerShell
6 20 (29.85%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (29.85%) VMware
6 20 (29.85%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (26.87%) Cisco
8 17 (25.37%) Client/Server
8 17 (25.37%) CA
8 17 (25.37%) VMware ESX
8 17 (25.37%) e-Health
8 17 (25.37%) VMFS
8 17 (25.37%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (25.37%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (25.37%) VMware Server
8 17 (25.37%) vCloud
8 17 (25.37%) Capacity Management
9 15 (22.39%) SQL
10 14 (20.90%) Asset Management
11 13 (19.40%) CLARiiON
11 13 (19.40%) EMC Centera
11 13 (19.40%) Replication

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (17.91%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (17.91%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (44.78%) SAN
2 13 (19.40%) NAS
3 6 (8.96%) DMZ
4 5 (7.46%) WAN
4 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.46%) VPN
4 5 (7.46%) VLAN
4 5 (7.46%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (4.48%) Firewall
5 3 (4.48%) IPsec
5 3 (4.48%) DNS
5 3 (4.48%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
1 12 (17.91%) DB2
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Legal
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.49%) French Language
4 1 (1.49%) German Language
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Technical Specialist
2 13 (19.40%) Storage Specialist
2 13 (19.40%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 11 (16.42%) VMware Consultant
3 11 (16.42%) Consultant
4 8 (11.94%) Technical Team Leader
4 8 (11.94%) Team Leader
5 6 (8.96%) VMware Specialist
5 6 (8.96%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.97%) Coordinator
7 4 (5.97%) Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) JMS
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
3 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Computer Science
2 17 (25.37%) Client/Server
2 17 (25.37%) e-Health
3 13 (19.40%) CLARiiON
3 13 (19.40%) EMC Centera
3 13 (19.40%) Replication
3 13 (19.40%) Symmetrix DMX
3 13 (19.40%) Firmware
4 12 (17.91%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (7.46%) Thin Client
5 5 (7.46%) Blackberry
5 5 (7.46%) Fat Client
5 5 (7.46%) iPhone
6 3 (4.48%) PKI
7 1 (1.49%) Social Media
7 1 (1.49%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (65.67%) ITIL
2 36 (53.73%) Change Management
3 25 (37.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (29.85%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (29.85%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (25.37%) Capacity Management
6 14 (20.90%) Asset Management
7 12 (17.91%) EAI
7 12 (17.91%) SOA
8 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.97%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.97%) Project Management
10 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.99%) Data Protection
11 2 (2.99%) High Availability
11 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.99%) SEO
12 1 (1.49%) Service Desk Management
12 1 (1.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.85%) PowerShell
2 15 (22.39%) SQL
3 13 (19.40%) Java
4 12 (17.91%) Shell Script
4 12 (17.91%) Python
4 12 (17.91%) Ruby
5 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (55.22%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) QA
System Software
1 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (25.37%) VMware ESX
2 17 (25.37%) VMFS
2 17 (25.37%) VMware ESXi
2 17 (25.37%) VMware Server
2 17 (25.37%) vCloud
3 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.48%) NFS
4 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) NetApp
1 30 (44.78%) EMC
2 25 (37.31%) HP
3 20 (29.85%) VMware
4 18 (26.87%) Cisco
5 17 (25.37%) CA
6 12 (17.91%) TIBCO
7 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle
Liverpool, Merseyside
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago