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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 29 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 23 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.23% 3.19% 1.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 47.92% 44.12% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 9
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,657 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.85% +1.87%
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
48 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.91% 7.23% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 21
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 15 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 40 (61.54%) ITIL
2 33 (50.77%) Change Management
3 32 (49.23%) SAN
4 31 (47.69%) NetApp
4 31 (47.69%) EMC
4 31 (47.69%) Degree
5 24 (36.92%) HP
6 23 (35.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (35.38%) Computer Science
7 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (30.77%) VMware
8 19 (29.23%) PowerShell
8 19 (29.23%) Capacity Planning
8 19 (29.23%) Cisco
8 19 (29.23%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (27.69%) VMFS
9 18 (27.69%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (27.69%) vCloud
9 18 (27.69%) Capacity Management
9 18 (27.69%) Client/Server
9 18 (27.69%) CA
9 18 (27.69%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (27.69%) VMware Server
9 18 (27.69%) VMware ESX
9 18 (27.69%) e-Health
10 15 (23.08%) SQL
11 14 (21.54%) Asset Management
12 13 (20.00%) CLARiiON
12 13 (20.00%) EMC Centera
12 13 (20.00%) Replication

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 10 (15.38%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (15.38%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (49.23%) SAN
2 13 (20.00%) NAS
3 7 (10.77%) WAN
4 6 (9.23%) DMZ
4 6 (9.23%) VPN
5 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (7.69%) VLAN
6 3 (4.62%) Firewall
7 2 (3.08%) LAN
8 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.54%) DNS
8 1 (1.54%) Intranet
8 1 (1.54%) Wireless
8 1 (1.54%) IPsec
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 10 (15.38%) DB2
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.54%) French Language
4 1 (1.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Technical Specialist
2 13 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 13 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
3 12 (18.46%) VMware Consultant
3 12 (18.46%) Consultant
4 7 (10.77%) Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
5 6 (9.23%) VMware Specialist
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Team Leader
6 5 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Coordinator
7 4 (6.15%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Service Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (3.08%) Programmer
9 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) JMS
2 2 (3.08%) Spring
2 2 (3.08%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.38%) Computer Science
2 18 (27.69%) Client/Server
2 18 (27.69%) e-Health
3 13 (20.00%) Replication
3 13 (20.00%) CLARiiON
3 13 (20.00%) EMC Centera
3 13 (20.00%) Firmware
3 13 (20.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (7.69%) Fat Client
5 5 (7.69%) iPhone
5 5 (7.69%) Thin Client
5 5 (7.69%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.54%) Social Media
7 1 (1.54%) Social Network
7 1 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) UNIX
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (61.54%) ITIL
2 33 (50.77%) Change Management
3 23 (35.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (29.23%) Capacity Planning
4 19 (29.23%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (27.69%) Capacity Management
6 14 (21.54%) Asset Management
7 10 (15.38%) EAI
7 10 (15.38%) SOA
8 5 (7.69%) Project Management
8 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.15%) Data Architecture
10 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.08%) Workflow
11 2 (3.08%) Release Management
11 2 (3.08%) Data Protection
11 2 (3.08%) High Availability
11 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) PowerShell
2 15 (23.08%) SQL
3 12 (18.46%) Java
4 10 (15.38%) Python
4 10 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 10 (15.38%) Ruby
5 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (47.69%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.54%) CCNP
3 1 (1.54%) CCNA
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (27.69%) VMFS
2 18 (27.69%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (27.69%) vCloud
2 18 (27.69%) VMware ESX
2 18 (27.69%) VMware Server
3 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) NFS
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) EMC
1 31 (47.69%) NetApp
2 24 (36.92%) HP
3 20 (30.77%) VMware
4 19 (29.23%) Cisco
5 18 (27.69%) CA
6 10 (15.38%) TIBCO
7 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle
9 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.54%) Juniper
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