The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 17 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.72% 2.95% 1.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 21.88% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
SLA
Hertfordshire

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 Stevenage region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 7.09% 13.50% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 10
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SLA
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

SLA Salary Trend in Stevenage

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Coaching
4 4 (33.33%) Lync
4 4 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) CCNP
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) French Language
7 1 (8.33%) Italian Language
7 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) MS Office
7 1 (8.33%) MCSE
7 1 (8.33%) MCSA
7 1 (8.33%) MCP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) French Language
2 1 (8.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Team Lead
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
3 4 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCTS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Veeam