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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 41 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.53% 2.42% 5.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.25% 19.23% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Median salary £20,400 £41,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.24% +7.89%
UK excluding London median salary £32,275 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.78% -

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
16 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.42% 12.56% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 19
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,160 £21,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £59,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SLA.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (25.00%) People Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Technician
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Performance Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft