The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 44 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.09% 3.23% 0.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.58% 72.73% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £27,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
19 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.62% 4.44% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 5
Average salary £28,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SLA
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SLA Salary Trend in Solihull

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) ITIL
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) CRM
4 12 (52.17%) C
5 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
5 11 (47.83%) Sage
5 11 (47.83%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (47.83%) Perl
5 11 (47.83%) PHP
5 11 (47.83%) C++
5 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 11 (47.83%) Java
5 11 (47.83%) UNIX
5 11 (47.83%) Sybase
5 11 (47.83%) CSS
5 11 (47.83%) Solaris
5 11 (47.83%) Linux
5 11 (47.83%) RDBMS
5 11 (47.83%) Relational Database
6 10 (43.48%) Degree
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
7 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
8 7 (30.43%) Progress
9 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (21.74%) HP
10 5 (21.74%) Cisco

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (13.04%) Lync
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Wireless
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
1 3 (13.04%) NAS
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) RDBMS
1 11 (47.83%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MSI
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) CRM Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) UNIX
2 11 (47.83%) Solaris
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Vista
5 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Time Management
3 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) C
3 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
3 11 (47.83%) Perl
3 11 (47.83%) PHP
3 11 (47.83%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Sage
1 11 (47.83%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (47.83%) Sybase
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Progress
4 5 (21.74%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) Capita
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