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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 62 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.12% 0.36% 2.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.64% 4.26% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 18
Median salary £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.32% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £32,500 £38,600
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
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
55 47 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.96% 8.55% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 76
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stafford - 5 £75,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -9 2 £20,200 -40.58%
Lichfield - 2 - -
Tamworth +8 1 £35,000 +84.21%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £18,750 -
Cannock - 1 £40,000 -
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 (46.15%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) Matrix Management
3 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (23.08%) LAN
4 6 (23.08%) WAN
4 6 (23.08%) Legal
5 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) Windows
6 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 3 (11.54%) Service Management
7 3 (11.54%) Logistics
7 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting

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 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) RTP
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (23.08%) Legal
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Communications Manager
1 6 (23.08%) IT Communications Manager
1 6 (23.08%) IT Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) IT Support
2 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Business Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Matrix Management
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 6 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Logistics
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Change Control
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) ITSM
7 1 (3.85%) Line Management
7 1 (3.85%) People Management
7 1 (3.85%) Release Management
7 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) R
2 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle