The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 9 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 12.50% 4.88% 9.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 40.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
SLA
Cheshire

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 Runcorn region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 12.50% 12.20% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

SLA
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

SLA Salary Trend in Runcorn

SLA
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) IT Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory