Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 24 75
Rank change year-on-year -24 +51 -27
Permanent jobs citing SLA 23 51 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.83% 8.32% 1.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.82% 65.38% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 0
Warrington median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £27,125 £32,500
% change year-on-year +29.03% -16.54% -

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 68 78 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 11.33% 12.72% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 79
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £18,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% -

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
5 5 (21.74%) Critical Success Factor
5 5 (21.74%) Escalation Management
5 5 (21.74%) Contract Management
5 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery Management
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) Statistics
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (17.39%) MCP
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) LAN
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
6 4 (17.39%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (17.39%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
6 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.04%) jQuery

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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
1 3 (13.04%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) WAN
2 4 (17.39%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Publishing
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Service Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Service Support Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Support Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Problem Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) CSS3
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) HTML5
1 3 (13.04%) jQuery
1 3 (13.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Service Management
3 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) Contract Management
4 5 (21.74%) Critical Success Factor
4 5 (21.74%) Escalation Management
4 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
4 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery Management
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) Statistics
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (17.39%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
5 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Document Management
6 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Content Management
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCP
2 3 (13.04%) CCA
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCSE
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (13.04%) XenApp
1 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com