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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 22 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 12 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.27% 1.16% 5.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.14% 5.41% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 9
Median salary £27,500 £77,500 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-64.51% +297.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £77,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £77,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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
21 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.73% 21.51% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 28
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £31,600 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £36,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SLA Salary Histogram in Stockport

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
4 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) Juniper
4 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
5 5 (26.32%) Service Management
5 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 5 (26.32%) Validation
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (26.32%) VMware
5 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) MCITP
5 5 (26.32%) Wiki
5 5 (26.32%) Data Validation
5 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
5 5 (26.32%) SAN
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (26.32%) Symantec
5 5 (26.32%) OSPF
5 5 (26.32%) BGP
5 5 (26.32%) SNMP
5 5 (26.32%) IIS
5 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring

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 5 (26.32%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) BGP
2 5 (26.32%) NAS
2 5 (26.32%) OSPF
2 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) SNMP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (26.32%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
3 5 (26.32%) Public Cloud
3 5 (26.32%) Wiki
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Change Management
2 5 (26.32%) Data Validation
2 5 (26.32%) High Availability
2 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (26.32%) Ticket Management
2 5 (26.32%) Validation
3 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) Logistics
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCITP
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
3 5 (26.32%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (26.32%) Symantec
3 5 (26.32%) Veeam
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds