Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 67 58
Rank change year-on-year +50 -9 -16
Permanent jobs citing SLA 43 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 10.94% 1.28% 0.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.43% 17.50% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £27,500 £37,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +38.89% +14.89%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £29,300 £54,250 £40,550
Staffordshire median annual salary £23,000 £27,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.60% -27.33% +54.64%

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

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 79 40 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 20.10% 7.33% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 47
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £26,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.75% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £21,899 £25,000 £21,200
90th Percentile £63,000 £71,250 £57,500
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% -2.86%

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

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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SLA.

1 38 (88.37%) SAP
2 32 (74.42%) Record to Report
3 20 (46.51%) Finance
4 19 (44.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 19 (44.19%) SAP CO
4 19 (44.19%) SAP FI
5 14 (32.56%) Manufacturing
6 13 (30.23%) Economics
6 13 (30.23%) SAP PP-PI
6 13 (30.23%) Demand Management
6 13 (30.23%) SAP MII
6 13 (30.23%) SAP MM
6 13 (30.23%) SAP PP
6 13 (30.23%) SAPUI5
6 13 (30.23%) IT Strategy
7 6 (13.95%) SAP HANA
7 6 (13.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 6 (13.95%) SAP BW
7 6 (13.95%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (13.95%) ABAP
7 6 (13.95%) Cognos
7 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
7 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) VMware
8 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
8 3 (6.98%) Windows
8 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
9 2 (4.65%) Citrix

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 (6.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (44.19%) SAP CO
1 19 (44.19%) SAP FI
1 19 (44.19%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (30.23%) SAP MII
2 13 (30.23%) SAP MM
2 13 (30.23%) SAP PP
2 13 (30.23%) SAP PP-PI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (13.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SAP BW
1 6 (13.95%) SAP HANA
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Analyst
2 32 (74.42%) Business Analyst
3 19 (44.19%) SAP Analyst
3 19 (44.19%) SAP Business Analyst
3 19 (44.19%) SAP CO Business Analyst
3 19 (44.19%) SAP FI Analyst
3 19 (44.19%) SAP FI Business Analyst
3 19 (44.19%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
4 13 (30.23%) Business Systems Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) SAP BW Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) IT Support
7 2 (4.65%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) SAPUI5
2 1 (2.33%) COM
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Record to Report
2 13 (30.23%) Demand Management
2 13 (30.23%) Economics
2 13 (30.23%) IT Strategy
3 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.95%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 1 (2.33%) Logistics
5 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (2.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 38 (88.37%) SAP
2 6 (13.95%) Cognos
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) NetApp
5 1 (2.33%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.33%) Veeam