Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 9 30
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21 -8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 2 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 2.53% 11.93% 4.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.53% 59.09% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 21
Walsall median annual salary £32,500 £26,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.71% +27.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £77,500 £38,250
West Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +15.38% +4.42%

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 Walsall with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Walsall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 19 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 24.05% 20.18% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 26
Walsall median annual salary £42,500 £37,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.09% -17.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,125 £24,675 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £78,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

Job postings citing SLA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Walsall.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Walsall

SLA
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for SLA in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 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 Walsall region with a requirement for SLA.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Kaspersky
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) AVG
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) AVG
1 1 (50.00%) Kaspersky
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) VMware