The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 24 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing SLA 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 1.45% 2.02% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £20,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 10.14% 7.07% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Service Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Service Performance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) Demand Forecasting
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Apple