The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 21 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.94% 1.41% 4.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 83.33% 8.33% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £27,500 £36,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,071 £36,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £36,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
West Midlands

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 Walsall region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.72% 16.90% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 7
Average salary £31,250 £35,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.97% +12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,310 £31,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,150 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

SLA
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

SLA Salary Trend in Walsall

SLA
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Walsall

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) E-business
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Veeam
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle