The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 21 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.35% - 2.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.69% - 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £18,500 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
13 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 17.57% 10.48% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 3
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,600 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) WFM
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Administration Assistant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Forecast Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Assistant
2 1 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft