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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 28 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing SLA 8 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.86% 4.55% 3.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.14% 55.56% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Average salary £34,500 £65,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.92% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
14 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.76% 8.18% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 7
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 6 £21,500 -66.92%
Oswestry - 1 £34,500 -
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) UNIX
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Clustering
5 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (14.29%) Replication
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Billing
5 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
5 2 (14.29%) SCCM
5 2 (14.29%) DFS Replication
5 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) SNMP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Billing
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Project Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) DFS Replication
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) BT