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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 36 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 19 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.85% 3.29% 1.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.22% 53.57% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 6
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,750 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
45 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.48% 6.14% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 19
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 October 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 29 (53.70%) SAN
2 28 (51.85%) EMC
2 28 (51.85%) ITIL
2 28 (51.85%) NetApp
3 27 (50.00%) Change Management
4 25 (46.30%) Degree
5 20 (37.04%) VMware
5 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 18 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (33.33%) VMware Server
6 18 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (33.33%) VMFS
6 18 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (33.33%) vCloud
6 18 (33.33%) Capacity Management
6 18 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 18 (33.33%) e-Health
6 18 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (33.33%) HP
6 18 (33.33%) Client/Server
6 18 (33.33%) CA
7 11 (20.37%) Cisco
7 11 (20.37%) SQL
7 11 (20.37%) Asset Management
8 10 (18.52%) Replication
8 10 (18.52%) CLARiiON
8 10 (18.52%) EMC Centera

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 8 (14.81%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.85%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (53.70%) SAN
2 10 (18.52%) NAS
3 6 (11.11%) DMZ
4 2 (3.70%) LAN
4 2 (3.70%) WAN
4 2 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) Wireless
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.85%) VPN
5 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 8 (14.81%) DB2
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (7.41%) Legal
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Technical Specialist
2 12 (22.22%) VMware Consultant
2 12 (22.22%) Consultant
3 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 10 (18.52%) Storage Specialist
4 6 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Coordinator
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Team Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.70%) Programmer
8 1 (1.85%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Applications Support
8 1 (1.85%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) JMS
2 2 (3.70%) Spring
2 2 (3.70%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 18 (33.33%) e-Health
1 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.52%) Symmetrix DMX
2 10 (18.52%) Replication
2 10 (18.52%) CLARiiON
2 10 (18.52%) EMC Centera
3 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
5 1 (1.85%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) ITIL
2 27 (50.00%) Change Management
3 18 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 18 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 18 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (20.37%) Asset Management
5 8 (14.81%) EAI
5 8 (14.81%) SOA
6 5 (9.26%) Project Management
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.41%) Data Architecture
8 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.70%) Workflow
9 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.70%) Release Management
9 2 (3.70%) High Availability
10 1 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.85%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 11 (20.37%) SQL
3 10 (18.52%) Java
4 8 (14.81%) Python
4 8 (14.81%) Shell Script
4 8 (14.81%) Ruby
5 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (46.30%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.85%) CCNP
3 1 (1.85%) CCNA
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (33.33%) VMFS
2 18 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (33.33%) vCloud
2 18 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 18 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 10 (18.52%) Firmware
4 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) EMC
1 28 (51.85%) NetApp
2 20 (37.04%) VMware
3 18 (33.33%) CA
3 18 (33.33%) HP
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco
5 8 (14.81%) TIBCO
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) Juniper
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