The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 70 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.97% 1.53% 1.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.59% 14.93% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Average salary £23,500 £27,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.96% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £41,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
34 67 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.72% 10.23% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 36
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SLA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +2 6 £23,000 +6.97% 2
Stafford -11 1 £29,000 -31.76%
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (26.67%) MySQL
3 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (26.67%) B2B
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Relationships Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Database Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) B2B
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Sun
2 1 (6.67%) Nortel
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
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