Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 36 64
Rank change year-on-year -32 +28 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.04% 6.81% 2.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.09% 52.94% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 6
Warrington median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -33.33% +16.13%
10th Percentile £25,575 £20,950 £24,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £65,000 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% -4.41%

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 Warrington with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 87 85 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 12.66% 12.86% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 66 60 56
Warrington median annual salary £43,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.33% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,125 £22,450 £28,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £51,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -11.11%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Warrington

SLA
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for SLA in Warrington

SLA
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Warrington over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Warrington

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for SLA.

1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Service Management
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 4 (28.57%) MCP
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
6 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (21.43%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (21.43%) Strategic Thinking
7 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
7 2 (14.29%) Programme Governance
7 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (14.29%) RedPrairie

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Problem Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Application Development Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
1 8 (57.14%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
5 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (14.29%) Baan
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) RedPrairie
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix