Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 53 53
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.16% 2.01% 3.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.25% 13.33% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 18
Stockport median annual salary £58,750 £24,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +144.79% -9.43% +26.19%
10th Percentile £32,925 £21,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £38,625 £60,000
Manchester median annual salary £27,000 £30,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% -6.98% -0.77%

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 60 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 16.01% 15.08% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 54 59 79
Stockport median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £25,350 £21,250 £26,550
90th Percentile £63,750 £47,500 £61,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

SLA
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Stockport over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CSS

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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware