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 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)
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank 6 22 17
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 8.82% 3.70% 4.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.86% 41.67% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
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 Walsall with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 7 12 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 20.59% 8.89% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £70,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 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

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

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 Walsall region with a requirement for SLA.

1 4 (40.00%) CRM
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Meraki
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Aprimo
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

SLA
Top Related 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) DSL
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) PBX
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Database Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Database Marketing Manager
1 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing Database Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
1 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Communications Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Aprimo
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Meraki
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Pega