The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 52 33
Rank change year-on-year +29 -19  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 6.84% 0.66% 3.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.14% 5.88% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Median salary £28,500 £39,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.38% +74.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,625 £25,975 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £51,925 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,125 £34,000 £34,333
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.96%  

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 35 34 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 18.42% 11.15% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 53 20
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +40.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,622 £31,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing SLA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Stoke-on-Trent

SLA
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for SLA in Stoke-on-Trent

SLA
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SLA.

1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) SAP FI
2 6 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (40.00%) SAP CO
2 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) Record to Report
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (13.33%) vSphere
6 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.67%) Wireless
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
7 1 (6.67%) DHCP

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) SAP CO
1 6 (40.00%) SAP FI
1 6 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) SAP Business Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) SAP CO Business Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) SAP FI Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) SAP FI Business Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support
2 3 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Record to Report
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) BCP
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Service Design
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) GNVQ
2 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
4 1 (6.67%) Veeam
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Argo IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + Car, training + usual benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + Shift Allowance + bonus
Posted: 27 days ago