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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 36 29 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.24% 6.55% 3.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.33% 67.31% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 13
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £45,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.33%
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
30 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.48% 9.74% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 46 52
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £47,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 9 (37.50%) Banking
4 8 (33.33%) Change Management
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
6 6 (25.00%) Business Objects
6 6 (25.00%) CRM
6 6 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (25.00%) Investment Management
6 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.83%) Line Management
7 5 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (20.83%) Back Office
7 5 (20.83%) Service Management
8 4 (16.67%) Remedy
8 4 (16.67%) MS Office
8 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (16.67%) .NET
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
9 3 (12.50%) Degree
9 3 (12.50%) Wealth Management
9 3 (12.50%) Credit Risk
9 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) ADSL
1 1 (4.17%) Broadband
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
1 1 (4.17%) Extranet
1 1 (4.17%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Back Office
4 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (8.33%) Law
5 2 (8.33%) Legal
5 2 (8.33%) Games
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (4.17%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (4.17%) French Language
6 1 (4.17%) German Language
6 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
6 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
1 8 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 6 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Application Support Team Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Report Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Business Systems Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 8 (33.33%) Change Management
4 6 (25.00%) CRM
4 6 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 6 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) Line Management
5 5 (20.83%) Service Management
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Wealth Management
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
9 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MOS
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) Avaya
3 1 (4.17%) Apple