The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 48 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.30% 1.03% 2.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.22% 11.54% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 16
Median salary £22,000 £33,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.83% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £49,250 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
81 52 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.86% 8.95% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 55
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,360 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

SLA Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SLA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £44,000 -
Tamworth - 6 £20,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -9 2 £20,200 -46.13%
Lichfield - 2 - -
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) Matrix Management
3 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
3 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
3 7 (24.14%) Finance
4 6 (20.69%) Legal
4 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (20.69%) LAN
4 6 (20.69%) WAN
4 6 (20.69%) VPN
4 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
4 6 (20.69%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 5 (17.24%) Citrix
5 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) VB
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (10.34%) FormScape

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) FormScape
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) LAN
1 6 (20.69%) VPN
1 6 (20.69%) WAN
2 3 (10.34%) RTP
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) DTS
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Legal
3 3 (10.34%) Games
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Communications Manager
2 6 (20.69%) IT Communications Manager
2 6 (20.69%) IT Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Service Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Business Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) E-Business Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) EDI
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Matrix Management
2 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
3 6 (20.69%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (13.79%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) ITSM
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) People Management
7 1 (3.45%) Release Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
1 4 (13.79%) VB
2 3 (10.34%) VBA
2 3 (10.34%) VBScript
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) JD Edwards
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle