The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 18 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.88% 5.75% 4.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 38.46% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
SLA
West Midlands

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
9 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.82% 14.94% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 19
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Shropshire

SLA
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 3 £25,000 -
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (45.45%) Sage
5 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) CMDB
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
6 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
7 1 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Automotive
7 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Sage
3 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft