The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.26% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £19,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.76% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £22,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Lancashire

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SLA
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SLA Salary Trend in Preston

SLA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec