Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - +48 -20
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 3.03% - 0.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.45% - 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Knutsford median annual salary £24,250 - £32,500
10th Percentile £22,975 - £31,250
90th Percentile £24,925 - £33,750
Cheshire median annual salary £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +16.00% -9.09% -17.91%

SLA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following 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 or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 88 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 14.81% 21.19% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 30
Knutsford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +54.93% -16.47%
10th Percentile £31,975 £48,475 £31,925
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,500 £52,625
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +32.35% -10.53% +1.33%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings citing SLA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

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 18 November 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 12 (66.67%) Finance
1 12 (66.67%) Banking
2 11 (61.11%) Investment Banking
2 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Wealth Management
3 10 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 9 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 9 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (44.44%) Information Security
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) Unix
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Law
8 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
9 4 (22.22%) Service Management
9 4 (22.22%) Citrix
10 3 (16.67%) CISSP
10 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Juniper
10 3 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (16.67%) .NET
10 3 (16.67%) Java
10 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
10 3 (16.67%) CISA
10 3 (16.67%) CISM
10 3 (16.67%) GIS

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) Network Security
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) GIS
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 12 (66.67%) Banking
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Investment Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Law
4 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Transition Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Transition Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
1 11 (61.11%) Wealth Management
2 10 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 9 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 9 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 8 (44.44%) Information Security
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Service Management
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) IT Strategy
7 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
8 2 (11.11%) Line Management
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 2 (11.11%) Release Management
8 2 (11.11%) Runbook
8 2 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) AWK
4 1 (5.56%) sed
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CISA
1 3 (16.67%) CISM
1 3 (16.67%) CISSP
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.11%) Ganglia
2 2 (11.11%) Netcool
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) Informatica
5 1 (5.56%) NCR