The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Lancashire / Preston
Rank - 17 -
Permanent jobs citing SLA 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston - 1.69% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £23,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  

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 Preston with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 7 6 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 5.88% 10.17% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 15
Median salary £27,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,125 £23,250 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

SLA
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for SLA in Preston

SLA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 26 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 Preston region with a requirement for SLA.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Pega
2 2 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Talend
2 2 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Pega
2 2 (50.00%) Talend
3 1 (25.00%) VMware