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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 34 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.69% 3.08% 7.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 28.57% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 12
Median salary £20,400 £46,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.65% +84.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,480 £32,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,880 £57,500 £38,000
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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
21 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.80% 10.77% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 20
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +72.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,320 £45,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £38,300 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 21 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SLA.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Life Science
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere

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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Technician
1 1 (20.00%) ICT Support
1 1 (20.00%) ICT Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) ICT Technician
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) People Management
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HND
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware