Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Manchester > Rochdale
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 - 5
Rank change year-on-year - +5 +16
Permanent jobs citing SLA 9 0 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 6.47% - 24.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.27% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 26
Rochdale median annual salary £25,500 - £31,000
10th Percentile £24,100 - £20,000
90th Percentile £34,000 - £58,750
Manchester median annual salary £27,000 £29,623 £31,000
% change year-on-year -8.85% -4.44% -11.43%

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 Rochdale with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 33 55 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 23.74% 35.03% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 51 27
Rochdale median annual salary £43,000 £55,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.82% +77.42% -30.34%
10th Percentile £25,050 £40,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,000 £58,750
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Rochdale

SLA
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for SLA in Rochdale

SLA
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Rochdale over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for SLA.

1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) xDSL
2 5 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (55.56%) Web Filtering
3 4 (44.44%) Broadband
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) Escalation Management
4 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
6 1 (11.11%) Huawei
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) VRRP
6 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) OSPF
6 1 (11.11%) BGP

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) xDSL
2 4 (44.44%) Broadband
3 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) HSRP
5 1 (11.11%) IPv4
5 1 (11.11%) IPv6
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) VRRP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (55.56%) Web Filtering
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Escalation Management
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
2 1 (11.11%) Huawei
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft