The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 12 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 4.20% - 5.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.77% - 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Median salary £26,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £34,250 £34,090
% change year-on-year +5.83% +0.46%  

SLA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 39 6 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 13.64% 10.91% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 12
Median salary £43,750 £55,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% +54.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £55,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford citing SLA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Knutsford

SLA
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for SLA in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for SLA.

1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) CISA
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) GIS
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (16.67%) CMDB
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Law

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Essbase
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Transition Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Transition Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
1 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISA
1 4 (33.33%) CISM
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 4 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) NCR
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) SAP