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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 27 31 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 6.21% 3.87% 3.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 18.18% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 5
Median salary £22,250 £45,000 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.55% +130.76%  
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 Stockport with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 15 33 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 9.32% 21.29% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 30
Median salary £23,000 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.88% +45.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £33,750 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

SLA
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for SLA in Stockport

SLA
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Stockport over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Stockport

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SLA.

1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 5 (27.78%) Public Cloud
5 5 (27.78%) NAS
5 5 (27.78%) Veeam
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) High Availability
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (27.78%) Service Management
5 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) MCITP
5 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
5 5 (27.78%) SAN
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (27.78%) Symantec
5 5 (27.78%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (16.67%) SNMP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) NAS
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) BGP
2 3 (16.67%) OSPF
2 3 (16.67%) SNMP
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Software Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (27.78%) Public Cloud
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (16.67%) Wiki
4 2 (11.11%) CMDB
5 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Android
5 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) High Availability
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Service Management
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Logistics
3 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Ticket Management
3 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (27.78%) MCITP
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Symantec
1 5 (27.78%) Veeam
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
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