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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 23 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 30 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 8.45% 3.64% 1.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.12% 36.36% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 5
Average salary £30,000 £21,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £21,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £29,425 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
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
68 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 19.15% 10.00% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 54 16 28
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 March 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Bradford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 43 (64.18%) ITIL
2 37 (55.22%) Active Directory
3 36 (53.73%) Windows
4 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
5 27 (40.30%) Line Management
6 25 (37.31%) Finance
7 21 (31.34%) Service Delivery
7 21 (31.34%) MS Exchange
8 17 (25.37%) Process Management
8 17 (25.37%) Oracle
8 17 (25.37%) Windows XP
8 17 (25.37%) Apple
9 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (22.39%) Windows 8
11 13 (19.40%) MobileIron
11 13 (19.40%) Migration
12 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (16.42%) Citrix
12 11 (16.42%) Service Management
13 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
13 10 (14.93%) Workflow
13 10 (14.93%) Coaching
14 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
15 8 (11.94%) VMware
15 8 (11.94%) People Management
15 8 (11.94%) Data Protection
15 8 (11.94%) PCI DSS
15 8 (11.94%) COBIT
16 7 (10.45%) Windows Vista

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 21 (31.34%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle ASCP
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) DNS
2 3 (4.48%) VoIP
3 2 (2.99%) DHCP
3 2 (2.99%) HTTP
3 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.49%) MS Access
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.45%) Retail
4 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.99%) Advertising
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Team Leader
2 19 (28.36%) Support Team Leader
3 14 (20.90%) Desktop Team Leader
4 13 (19.40%) Analyst
5 12 (17.91%) Desktop Support
5 12 (17.91%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 10 (14.93%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (14.93%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) Service Analyst
7 8 (11.94%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (10.45%) IT Services Manager
8 7 (10.45%) IT Services Delivery Manager
8 7 (10.45%) Service Manager
8 7 (10.45%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (10.45%) Services Delivery Manager
9 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) IT Support
10 4 (5.97%) Vendor Manager
10 4 (5.97%) Functional Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (53.73%) Windows
2 17 (25.37%) Windows XP
3 15 (22.39%) Windows 8
4 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) ITIL
2 27 (40.30%) Line Management
3 21 (31.34%) Service Delivery
4 17 (25.37%) Process Management
5 13 (19.40%) Migration
6 11 (16.42%) Service Management
7 10 (14.93%) Workflow
7 10 (14.93%) Coaching
8 8 (11.94%) People Management
8 8 (11.94%) Data Protection
9 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.96%) Release Management
11 5 (7.46%) Performance Management
12 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
13 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
13 3 (4.48%) IT Governance
13 3 (4.48%) Time Management
13 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (4.48%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.48%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 5 (7.46%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) PCI DSS
1 8 (11.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (55.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) Oracle
2 17 (25.37%) Apple
3 13 (19.40%) MobileIron
4 11 (16.42%) Citrix
5 8 (11.94%) VMware
6 5 (7.46%) Symantec
7 3 (4.48%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (2.99%) HP
8 2 (2.99%) Dell