The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 28 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 3.07% - 2.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.41% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £38,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
SLA
Worcestershire

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 Worcester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 10.43% 18.24% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 10
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcester region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

SLA
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

SLA Salary Trend in Worcester

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcester region with a requirement for SLA.

1 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) CCNP
5 4 (40.00%) CCNA
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (30.00%) Veeam
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Switch Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCDA
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP Voice
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Veeam
5 2 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) AirMagnet
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix