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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 35 35 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.30% 2.08% 7.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.50% 21.05% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 12
Median salary £20,750 £46,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.89% +104.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,550 £30,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £54,050 £38,000
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 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 16 19 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 10.39% 9.90% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 23
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% +72.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £38,100 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SLA.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database

SLA
Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Technician
1 1 (25.00%) ICT Support
1 1 (25.00%) ICT Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) ICT Technician
1 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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