The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 27 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 29 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.95% 6.26% 3.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 52.73% 59.70% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 20
Average salary £57,750 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £26,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
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 Merseyside region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
55 67 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.29% 10.49% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 26 59 59
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £32,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £45,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SLA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SLA Salary Trend in Merseyside

SLA
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SLA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -5 15 £60,000 +6.66% 3
Southport - 6 - -
Wirral - 1 £29,000 -
SLA
North West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 20 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 18 (51.43%) ITIL
3 13 (37.14%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) CRM
5 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
6 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (28.57%) Banking
7 9 (25.71%) Project Management
8 8 (22.86%) Change Management
8 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) MS Office
8 8 (22.86%) Degree
8 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
9 7 (20.00%) Investment Management
9 7 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 7 (20.00%) SAP
9 7 (20.00%) Migration
9 7 (20.00%) SAP Basis
10 6 (17.14%) Back Office
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle
10 6 (17.14%) UNIX
10 6 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (17.14%) Capacity Management
11 5 (14.29%) NAS
11 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking
11 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (14.29%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.86%) WorkSite
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.43%) MS Project
3 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) SAN
1 5 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (2.86%) ADSL
2 1 (2.86%) Broadband
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) Extranet
2 1 (2.86%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 5 (14.29%) DB2
2 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Banking
3 6 (17.14%) Back Office
4 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Retail
5 2 (5.71%) Law
5 2 (5.71%) Legal
5 2 (5.71%) Games
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.86%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.86%) French Language
6 1 (2.86%) German Language
6 1 (2.86%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Service Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 6 (17.14%) Integration Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Applications Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Service Integration Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Technology Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
5 4 (11.43%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Application Support Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Support
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 18 (51.43%) ITIL
3 12 (34.29%) CRM
4 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (25.71%) Project Management
6 8 (22.86%) Change Management
6 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
7 7 (20.00%) Investment Management
7 7 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 7 (20.00%) Migration
8 6 (17.14%) Capacity Management
8 6 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
9 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
1 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (14.29%) MBA
3 1 (2.86%) MOS
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) SAP
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) Apple
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