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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 23 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 7.69% 1.58% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 58.33% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Average salary £22,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,618
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.24%
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
24 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 13.19% 9.49% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 4
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £64,300 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 18 (72.00%) Windows
3 15 (60.00%) MySQL
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
5 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (40.00%) Sun
6 9 (36.00%) Cisco
6 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (36.00%) SNMP
6 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (36.00%) Linux
6 9 (36.00%) Apache
6 9 (36.00%) WMI
6 9 (36.00%) Performance Management
6 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL
10 3 (12.00%) MS Office
11 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
12 1 (4.00%) Service Management
12 1 (4.00%) Firewall
12 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
12 1 (4.00%) DHCP
12 1 (4.00%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 9 (36.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) SNMP
1 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) MySQL
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Network Consultant
4 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Database Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Service Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Network Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Junior
6 3 (12.00%) Data Centre Technician
6 3 (12.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
8 1 (4.00%) Relationships Manager
8 1 (4.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) B2B
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) Sun
3 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Google