The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 53 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 16 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.03% 3.67% 1.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.79% 40.00% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £45,000 £45,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,400 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.33%
SLA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
116 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 21.97% 9.17% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 103 22 16
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SLA
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

SLA Salary Trend in Bradford

SLA
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bradford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) ITIL
3 19 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
5 16 (42.11%) Finance
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
7 11 (28.95%) Line Management
8 10 (26.32%) Windows 8
8 10 (26.32%) Process Management
9 9 (23.68%) Service Management
9 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
10 8 (21.05%) Apple
11 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
11 7 (18.42%) MS Office
11 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
11 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
11 7 (18.42%) Operations Management
11 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
11 7 (18.42%) Coaching
11 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (15.79%) F5
12 6 (15.79%) MobileIron
12 6 (15.79%) Citrix
12 6 (15.79%) Linux
12 6 (15.79%) Migration
13 5 (13.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 5 (13.16%) Juniper
13 5 (13.16%) Symantec
13 5 (13.16%) UNIX
13 5 (13.16%) Solaris

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
4 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) VoIP
5 2 (5.26%) DHCP
5 2 (5.26%) HTTP
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (2.63%) LAN
6 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Team Leader
2 10 (26.32%) Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Support Team Leader
3 9 (23.68%) Service Manager
4 7 (18.42%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (18.42%) Desktop Support
4 7 (18.42%) Services Delivery Manager
4 7 (18.42%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 7 (18.42%) IT Services Manager
4 7 (18.42%) Desktop Team Leader
5 6 (15.79%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Security Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Security Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Service Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Network Specialist
9 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 2 (5.26%) IT Support
9 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows 8
3 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.79%) Linux
5 5 (13.16%) UNIX
5 5 (13.16%) Solaris
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) ITIL
2 19 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 11 (28.95%) Line Management
4 10 (26.32%) Process Management
5 9 (23.68%) Service Management
6 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
6 7 (18.42%) Operations Management
6 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
6 7 (18.42%) Coaching
7 6 (15.79%) Migration
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.16%) SIEM
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
9 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.89%) Time Management
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
10 2 (5.26%) Workflow
10 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.63%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) CCNA
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Apple
3 6 (15.79%) Citrix
3 6 (15.79%) F5
3 6 (15.79%) MobileIron
4 5 (13.16%) Sourcefire
4 5 (13.16%) Fortinet
4 5 (13.16%) Qualys
4 5 (13.16%) Juniper
4 5 (13.16%) Symantec
5 4 (10.53%) VMware
6 3 (7.89%) Nortel
6 3 (7.89%) BT
6 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco
7 2 (5.26%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) Avaya