The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 49 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.21% 4.10% 9.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.50% 46.43% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 15
Average salary £20,248 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.68% -13.84%
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 Solihull region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
8 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.24% 8.83% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 18
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £21,400 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 September 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) MSI

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Junior
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) IT Support
1 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (20.00%) OOP
1 2 (20.00%) OO
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Service Management
1 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (20.00%) Change Control
1 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Time Management
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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