Period
to 18 November 2018

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 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 59 50
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 +1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.12% 1.62% 2.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 9.21% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Stockport median annual salary £38,750 £57,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.61% +139.58% -9.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,400 £21,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £62,500 £38,625
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £27,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +29.63% -10.00% -6.98%

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 Stockport with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 36 76 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 12.72% 17.59% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26 55 60
Stockport median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £25,313 £25,800 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £63,750 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V2
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SAN

SLA
Co-occurring 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V2
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Veeam
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) RedGate