Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 41 60
Rank change year-on-year -18 +19 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.35% 4.95% 2.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.25% 42.22% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 10
Stockport median annual salary £55,000 £26,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +111.54% -42.22% +130.77%
10th Percentile £37,625 £16,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £34,200 £62,125
Manchester median annual salary £27,000 £26,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -20.00% -13.33%

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 69 45 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 18.65% 11.72% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 59 45 85
Stockport median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +19.40%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,500 £60,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

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

SLA
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Stockport over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Stockport

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7

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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Head of IT
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware