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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 46 27 49
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.42% 5.59% 0.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.00% 45.45% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Median salary £23,500 £22,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
25 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 10.50% 12.29% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 28
Median salary £45,000 £29,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -46.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office

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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
1 3 (42.86%) IT Operations Manager
1 3 (42.86%) IT Services Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Manager
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft