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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 9 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 12.96% 18.92% 11.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 63.64% 63.64% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Average salary £23,000 £44,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.02% -1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
11 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 20.37% 29.73% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 7
Average salary £24,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £39,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Runcorn

SLA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Service Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) IT Support
4 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Juniper
2 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix