The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 100 95 109
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 104 96 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.79% 2.71% 2.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.91% 21.97% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 88 78 91
Median salary £26,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.27% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £58,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +10.60%
SLA
North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
435 437 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.66% 12.33% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 367 353 356
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +6.02%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SLA
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Manchester region.

SLA Salary Trend in Manchester

SLA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Manchester

SLA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +6 9 £24,000 -46.66% 1
Altrincham +8 4 £19,500 -35.00% 1
Salford - 2 £28,250 -
Wigan - 2 - -
Cheadle +17 1 £21,000 +5.00% 1
Oldham - 1 £40,000 - 1
Sale - 1 £25,000 -
SLA
North West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SLA.

1 55 (30.73%) Microsoft
2 53 (29.61%) ITIL
2 53 (29.61%) Windows
3 41 (22.91%) MS Excel
4 32 (17.88%) MS Office
4 32 (17.88%) Service Delivery
5 30 (16.76%) Data Centre
6 28 (15.64%) SQL
6 28 (15.64%) SQL Server
7 24 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (12.85%) Active Directory
9 20 (11.17%) Finance
9 20 (11.17%) WAN
10 18 (10.06%) SAP
10 18 (10.06%) Telecoms
10 18 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (10.06%) Degree
11 17 (9.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (9.50%) Cisco
12 16 (8.94%) Oracle
12 16 (8.94%) VMware
12 16 (8.94%) Problem Management
12 16 (8.94%) Computacenter
12 16 (8.94%) Time Management
13 15 (8.38%) Workflow
14 14 (7.82%) Service Management
14 14 (7.82%) LAN
14 14 (7.82%) Validation
14 14 (7.82%) Retail
14 14 (7.82%) Analytical Skills

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.26%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.15%) NetWeaver
2 11 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.23%) IIS
4 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.12%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (22.91%) MS Excel
2 32 (17.88%) MS Office
3 6 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.56%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.56%) SAP EWM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.03%) SaaS
2 5 (2.79%) Office 365
3 4 (2.23%) IaaS
3 4 (2.23%) PaaS
4 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.17%) WAN
2 14 (7.82%) LAN
3 11 (6.15%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.03%) Firewall
5 7 (3.91%) BGP
5 7 (3.91%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (3.35%) SAN
7 5 (2.79%) IP Telephony
7 5 (2.79%) OSPF
7 5 (2.79%) SNMP
8 4 (2.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (2.23%) Wireless
9 3 (1.68%) Cisco ICM
9 3 (1.68%) DNS
9 3 (1.68%) MPLS
10 2 (1.12%) DHCP
10 2 (1.12%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.12%) Internet
10 2 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.12%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.15%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (6.15%) DB2
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.23%) Spotfire
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.68%) GIS
5 2 (1.12%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (11.17%) Finance
2 18 (10.06%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.82%) Retail
4 6 (3.35%) Legal
5 5 (2.79%) Banking
5 5 (2.79%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.23%) Back Office
6 4 (2.23%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.68%) Law
8 2 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Automotive
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (16.20%) Consultant
2 27 (15.08%) Analyst
3 21 (11.73%) Applications Support
4 18 (10.06%) Support Engineer
5 17 (9.50%) Help Desk Support
6 16 (8.94%) Support Analyst
7 15 (8.38%) IT Support
8 13 (7.26%) Help Desk Analyst
8 13 (7.26%) SAP Consultant
9 12 (6.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (6.70%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 11 (6.15%) Data Centre Technician
10 11 (6.15%) Data Technician
10 11 (6.15%) IT Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) SAP Basis Consultant
11 10 (5.59%) Service Manager
12 9 (5.03%) IT Support Engineer
13 8 (4.47%) Data Manager
14 7 (3.91%) Applications Support Analyst
14 7 (3.91%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.15%) SAP Basis
2 8 (4.47%) .NET
3 4 (2.23%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.23%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.23%) WinForms
4 3 (1.68%) WCF
5 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.56%) CSS
5 1 (0.56%) HTML
5 1 (0.56%) HTML5
5 1 (0.56%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.76%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.70%) Clustering
3 12 (6.70%) Driving Licence
4 10 (5.59%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.79%) Wiki
6 4 (2.23%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.23%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.23%) iPad
6 4 (2.23%) Statistics
7 3 (1.68%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.56%) CMDB
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.56%) IVR
9 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 53 (29.61%) Windows
2 24 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (9.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (6.70%) Unix
5 10 (5.59%) Linux
5 10 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.03%) Windows Server
7 8 (4.47%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.61%) ITIL
2 32 (17.88%) Service Delivery
3 18 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (8.94%) Problem Management
4 16 (8.94%) Time Management
5 15 (8.38%) Workflow
6 14 (7.82%) Service Management
6 14 (7.82%) Validation
7 13 (7.26%) Project Management
8 11 (6.15%) CAFM
8 11 (6.15%) Change Management
8 11 (6.15%) SAP Implementation
9 10 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (5.59%) Data Protection
9 10 (5.59%) ITIL V3
9 10 (5.59%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.47%) Benchmarking
11 8 (4.47%) High Availability
11 8 (4.47%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.64%) SQL
2 11 (6.15%) C
3 7 (3.91%) T-SQL
3 7 (3.91%) VB.NET
4 6 (3.35%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.79%) VBA
6 4 (2.23%) C#
6 4 (2.23%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.68%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (10.06%) Degree
2 11 (6.15%) MCP
3 8 (4.47%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.91%) CCNP
4 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.35%) HNC
5 6 (3.35%) HND
6 5 (2.79%) CCNA
6 5 (2.79%) MCSA
7 3 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.12%) MBA
8 2 (1.12%) MCITP
8 2 (1.12%) MOS
9 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.56%) MCSE
9 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.56%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) QA
2 7 (3.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (12.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (1.68%) vSphere
4 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.12%) XenApp
4 2 (1.12%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (6.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.68%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (1.68%) SCCM
3 2 (1.12%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.12%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 55 (30.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.06%) SAP
3 17 (9.50%) Cisco
4 16 (8.94%) Computacenter
4 16 (8.94%) Oracle
4 16 (8.94%) VMware
5 9 (5.03%) Citrix
5 9 (5.03%) Juniper
6 8 (4.47%) Dell
7 6 (3.35%) Intel Security
8 5 (2.79%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (2.23%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.23%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (1.68%) Intel
10 3 (1.68%) Progress
11 2 (1.12%) NetApp
11 2 (1.12%) Pegasus
11 2 (1.12%) Remedy
11 2 (1.12%) Symantec
11 2 (1.12%) Veeam
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Training, Annual Leave
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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