The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 67 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.35% 0.48% 3.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.35% 7.41% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 17
Average salary £36,250 £33,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £32,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £34,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
SLA
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
46 27 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.07% 6.43% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 46
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £70,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SLA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SLA Salary Trend in Suffolk

SLA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -14 2 £36,250 +7.40%
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
3 3 (42.86%) People Management
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) MCITP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Incident & Problem Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
3 3 (42.86%) People Management
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft