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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 37 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 17 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.97% 1.57% 1.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.96% 18.18% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £23,250
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 - £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £33,850 - £63,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
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
46 44 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.75% 8.64% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 17
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £49,500 £58,052
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
3 12 (35.29%) Finance
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle Financials
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle
4 10 (29.41%) CIMA
4 10 (29.41%) ACCA
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle AGIS
5 8 (23.53%) ITSM
5 8 (23.53%) Service Management
5 8 (23.53%) Remedy
6 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.59%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (17.65%) Business Objects
7 6 (17.65%) MS Office
8 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
8 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
8 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (14.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 5 (14.71%) Analytics
9 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
9 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
9 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle Receivables
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle Assets
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle AGIS
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (2.94%) Bond Adapt
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Analyst
2 17 (50.00%) Systems Support
3 15 (44.12%) Support Analyst
4 14 (41.18%) Systems Analyst
4 14 (41.18%) Systems Support Analyst
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle Analyst
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 7 (20.59%) Service Manager
7 5 (14.71%) Report Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Data Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Applications Support
7 5 (14.71%) Senior Oracle Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Senior Support Analyst
8 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
8 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (8.82%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
1 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
1 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (23.53%) Service Management
3 8 (23.53%) ITSM
4 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (14.71%) Analytics
5 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.76%) Coaching
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Release Management
7 2 (5.88%) Line Management
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (2.94%) UML
8 1 (2.94%) Use Case
8 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.94%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ACCA
1 10 (29.41%) CIMA
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) Remedy
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) VMware