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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 22 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.93% 2.86% 5.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.09% 27.27% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Median salary £37,500 £22,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -48.23%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
England

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 Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.19% 10.48% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 12
Median salary £47,500 £56,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.17% +31.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £51,750 £66,950
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SLA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SLA Salary Trend in the Midlands

SLA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SLA.

1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) GPRS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) IBM