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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 12 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.23% - 11.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% - 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £31,750 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 - £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,150 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,330 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.97% -9.33%
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
7 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.29% 13.92% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 11
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Verint
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) WFM
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) Q.931
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCDP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Verint