The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 30 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.89% 4.81% 1.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 25.93% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 2
Average salary £23,500 £22,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -56.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £22,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
SLA
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
35 54 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 13.62% 18.56% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 12
Average salary £19,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.77% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SLA
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SLA Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SLA
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) MySQL
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (30.00%) Sun
6 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) MS Office
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) Apache
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.00%) B2B
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco
9 3 (15.00%) SNMP
9 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (15.00%) WMI
9 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
9 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (5.00%) Service Management
10 1 (5.00%) SAN
10 1 (5.00%) VPN
10 1 (5.00%) DNS
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SNMP
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) MySQL
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Database Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) B2B
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
3 1 (5.00%) People Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Sun
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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