The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 28 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.11% 0.63% 1.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 5.88% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £23,500 £42,500 £16,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.70% +157.57%
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -
SLA
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.32% 10.69% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 1
Median salary £32,500 £36,250 £16,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +119.69%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Preston region with a requirement for SLA.

1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader