The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 1.92% 3.13% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 18.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -  
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 Worcester with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 12 27 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 7.69% 16.88% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 12
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% -34.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester 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 Worcester

SLA
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for SLA in Worcester

SLA
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Worcester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Worcester

SLA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Worcester region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) CCDA
4 2 (33.33%) CCDP
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) People Management
5 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Adviser
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCDA
1 2 (33.33%) CCDP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft