The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 24 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 15 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.77% 0.52% 2.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 48.39% 33.33% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,975 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £48,700
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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 Shropshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
31 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.06% 1.57% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 9
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £44,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,443 £40,700 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Shropshire

SLA
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +6 11 £32,125 -28.61%
Shrewsbury - 1 £32,500 -
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Degree
4 7 (26.92%) VMware
4 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
5 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) Windows
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (19.23%) DevOps
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (19.23%) 3PAR
6 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (19.23%) Unix
6 5 (19.23%) IIS
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 5 (19.23%) NFS
6 5 (19.23%) HPUX
6 5 (19.23%) Linux
6 5 (19.23%) HP
6 5 (19.23%) SAN
6 5 (19.23%) NetApp
6 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
6 5 (19.23%) Replication
6 5 (19.23%) Finance
6 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) DDNS
7 4 (15.38%) Clustering

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Apache
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) DDNS
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) NAS
2 4 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Service Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Replication
3 4 (15.38%) Clustering
3 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
1 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (19.23%) HPUX
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Line Management
4 3 (11.54%) People Management
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Contract Management
6 1 (3.85%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 1 (3.85%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (3.85%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VB
3 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) NFS
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) 3PAR
3 5 (19.23%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) NetApp
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) SAP