The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 23 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.69% 1.53% 3.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.00% 10.71% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
Manchester

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 Stockport region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
20 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 15.63% 14.29% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 21
Median salary £45,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,500 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SLA
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

SLA Salary Trend in Stockport

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SLA.

1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 6 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Billing
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) KYC

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Support Manager
2 6 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 6 (66.67%) IT Support
2 6 (66.67%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Line Management
2 6 (66.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Escalation Management
4 1 (11.11%) KYC
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) VMware