The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank - 47 48
Permanent jobs citing SLA 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 1.24% 1.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £19,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Worcestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.19% 4.96% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 28
Average salary £31,500 £23,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.95% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £18,700 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £42,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SLA
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Worcestershire

SLA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple