The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 8 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 16.00% 7.32% 10.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 53.33% 100.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +80.00%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
SLA
Manchester

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 Rochdale region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
15 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 30.00% 7.32% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 9
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

SLA
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

SLA Salary Trend in Rochdale

SLA
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Rochdale

SLA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 30 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for SLA.

1 10 (100.00%) Internet
2 6 (60.00%) BGP
2 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) IPsec
2 6 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 6 (60.00%) Change Control
2 6 (60.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 10 (100.00%) Internet
2 6 (60.00%) BGP
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (60.00%) IPsec
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall Support
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Network Operations Manager
2 4 (40.00%) NOC Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Control
1 6 (60.00%) Coaching
1 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Fortinet