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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 15 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.48% - 8.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.50% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £31,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -8.10%
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
8 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.94% 16.46% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 8
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £41,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £40,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp