The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 31 30 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.10% 6.32% 3.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.17% 58.33% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 16
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
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
24 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.57% 10.84% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 37
Average salary £55,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 15 (71.43%) Banking
3 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
3 13 (61.90%) Change Management
4 12 (57.14%) CRM
4 12 (57.14%) Investment Management
4 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
5 11 (52.38%) Back Office
5 11 (52.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 10 (47.62%) Investment Banking
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) Process Management
8 5 (23.81%) Coaching
8 5 (23.81%) Transition Management
9 3 (14.29%) Line Management
9 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Credit Risk
9 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
9 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (9.52%) Windows
10 2 (9.52%) Law
10 2 (9.52%) Legal
10 2 (9.52%) MS Office
10 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
10 2 (9.52%) Degree
10 2 (9.52%) Software Licensing
10 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) ADSL
1 1 (4.76%) Broadband
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) Extranet
1 1 (4.76%) 3G
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 15 (71.43%) Banking
3 11 (52.38%) Back Office
4 10 (47.62%) Investment Banking
5 2 (9.52%) Law
5 2 (9.52%) Legal
6 1 (4.76%) Games
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (4.76%) Retail
6 1 (4.76%) Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (4.76%) French Language
6 1 (4.76%) German Language
6 1 (4.76%) Italian Language
6 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Applications Manager
2 9 (42.86%) Business Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Team Leader
3 5 (23.81%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (23.81%) Applications Support
3 5 (23.81%) Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Service Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Application Support Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Business Systems Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
1 13 (61.90%) Change Management
2 12 (57.14%) CRM
2 12 (57.14%) Investment Management
2 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 11 (52.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) Process Management
5 5 (23.81%) Coaching
5 5 (23.81%) Transition Management
6 3 (14.29%) Line Management
6 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
6 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Software Licensing
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.76%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MOS
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Avaya
2 1 (4.76%) Apple
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle