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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 47 29 47
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 39 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.50% 7.21% 1.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.08% 73.58% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 7
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £27,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.63%
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
26 53 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.50% 9.80% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 35
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
3 10 (41.67%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (25.00%) Business Objects
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) ACCA
5 6 (25.00%) CIMA
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle AGIS
6 5 (20.83%) Service Management
6 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
7 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) Remedy
7 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.50%) Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 3 (12.50%) Degree

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (4.17%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle AGIS
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (4.17%) Bond Adapt
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
1 1 (4.17%) Extranet
1 1 (4.17%) 3G
1 1 (4.17%) ADSL
1 1 (4.17%) Broadband
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Law
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Support Analyst
3 10 (41.67%) Systems Analyst
3 10 (41.67%) Systems Support
3 10 (41.67%) Systems Support Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Data Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Report Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Applications Support
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Data Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Line Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (4.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ACCA
1 6 (25.00%) CIMA
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Business Objects
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Remedy
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft