The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 59 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing SLA 8 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.33% 2.68% 2.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.00% 25.93% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 12
Average salary £43,500 £38,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.47% +68.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Staffordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
50 54 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.32% 10.34% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 37
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,350 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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 £46,000 +21.05% 2
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WLAN
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) Fault Management
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (16.67%) Cacti
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
1 2 (16.67%) WLAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
1 3 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support
1 3 (25.00%) Operations Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) Ticket Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cacti
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Nortel
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Bonus/Holidays
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM plc
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: 21 days ago