The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank - 12 30
Permanent jobs citing SLA 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 7.27% 2.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 50.00% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £25,000 £18,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 6.77% 14.55% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 11
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £67,500 £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
North East

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

SLA
Salary Trend in Durham

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

SLA Salary Trend in Durham

SLA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) WSUS
1 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (80.00%) 4G
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (80.00%) 4G
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) VMware