The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 18 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 3.48% 7.96% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.39% 45.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Median salary £19,500 £16,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.87% -  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Lincolnshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 23 20 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 20.00% 17.70% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 3
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for SLA in Lincolnshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Lincolnshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Lincolnshire

SLA
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Spalding +8 3 £19,500 +21.87%
Lincoln -1 1 £19,500 -17.46%
SLA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 1 (16.67%) Wiki
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Web Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Escalation Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Altiris
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) VMware