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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - - 18.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £25,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 4.69% 2.04% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £47,500 - £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Report Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (30.00%) IT Support
4 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) Juniper
1 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (10.00%) F5