The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 14 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 8.64% 13.95% 5.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 40.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 3
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.63%
SLA
Cheshire

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 Wilmslow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
14 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 17.28% 34.88% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 8
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

SLA
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

SLA Salary Trend in Wilmslow

SLA
Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Wilmslow region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Back Office
3 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (46.67%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) UNIX
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) VoIP
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) Information Security Management
6 4 (26.67%) Security Management
6 4 (26.67%) Broadband
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (26.67%) SMTP
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Wi-Fi
1 7 (46.67%) LAN
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Broadband
2 4 (26.67%) SMTP
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) VPN
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Technician
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (26.67%) Change Control
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
1 3 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nessus
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Splunk
4 3 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (20.00%) Websense