The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 69 101 77
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Permanent jobs citing SLA 128 57 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.43% 1.79% 3.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.07% 18.33% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 97 43 87
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £49,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
SLA
England

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 East Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
365 311 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.77% 9.75% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 291 217 246
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SLA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SLA Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SLA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SLA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -1 44 £27,000 -16.92% 6
Nottinghamshire +18 35 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Leicestershire +16 29 £36,000 -20.00%
Lincolnshire +21 10 - - 3
Derbyshire -7 8 £21,500 -38.57% 3
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 115 (47.92%) ITIL
2 63 (26.25%) Microsoft
3 61 (25.42%) Windows
3 61 (25.42%) Service Delivery
4 54 (22.50%) MS Excel
5 43 (17.92%) Active Directory
5 43 (17.92%) Project Management
6 39 (16.25%) MS Office
7 36 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 34 (14.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 33 (13.75%) Change Management
10 29 (12.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (11.25%) SQL
12 26 (10.83%) Retail
12 26 (10.83%) Finance
13 25 (10.42%) Legal
14 24 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (9.58%) MS Exchange
15 23 (9.58%) Service Management
15 23 (9.58%) Windows 7
16 22 (9.17%) MCITP
16 22 (9.17%) MCSE
17 21 (8.75%) VMware
17 21 (8.75%) Incident Management
17 21 (8.75%) Degree
18 20 (8.33%) Windows XP
18 20 (8.33%) .NET
19 19 (7.92%) MCP
20 18 (7.50%) SQL Server
20 18 (7.50%) Law

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (9.58%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.08%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.17%) CMS
4 8 (3.33%) Lync
5 7 (2.92%) IIS
6 6 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.08%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.67%) Quickr
8 4 (1.67%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.25%) Drupal
9 3 (1.25%) WordPress
10 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 54 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 39 (16.25%) MS Office
3 9 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.92%) Visualfiles
1 7 (2.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.25%) Magento
4 2 (0.83%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.42%) TRIRIGA
5 1 (0.42%) Summit
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (7.08%) Internet
3 16 (6.67%) WAN
4 15 (6.25%) DNS
5 13 (5.42%) DHCP
6 9 (3.75%) VoIP
7 8 (3.33%) VPN
7 8 (3.33%) RTP
7 8 (3.33%) H.323
7 8 (3.33%) Firewall
7 8 (3.33%) VLAN
7 8 (3.33%) Wireshark
8 7 (2.92%) Wireless
8 7 (2.92%) SAN
8 7 (2.92%) LAN
9 4 (1.67%) SMTP
9 4 (1.67%) NetScreen
9 4 (1.67%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (0.83%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.83%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (2.92%) DB2
4 4 (1.67%) MySQL
5 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.42%) DataStage
7 1 (0.42%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.42%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.83%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.83%) Introscope
2 2 (0.83%) JMeter
3 1 (0.42%) AdminStudio
General
1 26 (10.83%) Finance
1 26 (10.83%) Retail
2 25 (10.42%) Legal
3 18 (7.50%) Law
4 14 (5.83%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.33%) Marketing
7 4 (1.67%) Banking
7 4 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.42%) Front Office
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Welsh Language
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (23.75%) Analyst
2 29 (12.08%) Service Analyst
2 29 (12.08%) Team Leader
3 27 (11.25%) Service Manager
4 25 (10.42%) Service Desk Analyst
5 23 (9.58%) Support Analyst
6 21 (8.75%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 17 (7.08%) Developer
7 17 (7.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (6.67%) Support Manager
9 14 (5.83%) Support Engineer
10 12 (5.00%) Test Manager
11 9 (3.75%) Trainee Analyst
11 9 (3.75%) Trainee
12 8 (3.33%) Consultant
12 8 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
12 8 (3.33%) Service Desk Manager
13 7 (2.92%) Applications Support
13 7 (2.92%) 3rd Line Support
13 7 (2.92%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.33%) .NET
2 13 (5.42%) HTML
3 12 (5.00%) XML
4 10 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.75%) CSS
6 6 (2.50%) Ajax
6 6 (2.50%) jQuery
7 5 (2.08%) Web Services
8 3 (1.25%) XSL
8 3 (1.25%) XSLT
8 3 (1.25%) Flash
8 3 (1.25%) Ext JS
8 3 (1.25%) WCF
8 3 (1.25%) Silverlight
8 3 (1.25%) Middleware
9 2 (0.83%) REST
9 2 (0.83%) JMS
9 2 (0.83%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.83%) SOAP
9 2 (0.83%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.58%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.75%) FMCG
3 4 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.67%) Statistics
4 3 (1.25%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.25%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.83%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.83%) Fat Client
5 2 (0.83%) RIA
5 2 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (0.83%) iPhone
5 2 (0.83%) Telematics
5 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.83%) Firmware
5 2 (0.83%) Thin Client
5 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.42%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 61 (25.42%) Windows
2 24 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (9.58%) Windows 7
4 20 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 16 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 16 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.92%) Windows Vista
7 7 (2.92%) UNIX
8 6 (2.50%) Linux
9 5 (2.08%) AIX
10 3 (1.25%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.25%) CentOS
11 2 (0.83%) Solaris
11 2 (0.83%) Android
11 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.42%) zOS
12 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (47.92%) ITIL
2 61 (25.42%) Service Delivery
3 43 (17.92%) Project Management
4 34 (14.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 33 (13.75%) Change Management
6 23 (9.58%) Service Management
7 21 (8.75%) Incident Management
8 14 (5.83%) Problem Management
8 14 (5.83%) Knowledge Management
9 12 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 12 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (5.00%) Service Desk Management
10 10 (4.17%) Time Management
10 10 (4.17%) Performance Management
10 10 (4.17%) CRM
11 9 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (3.75%) Strategic Planning
12 8 (3.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 8 (3.33%) Information Security
12 8 (3.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.25%) SQL
2 12 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (4.17%) C#
4 7 (2.92%) VB
5 6 (2.50%) Java
6 5 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.67%) Korn
7 4 (1.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.25%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.25%) PHP
9 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.83%) VBA
10 1 (0.42%) JCL
10 1 (0.42%) VBScript
10 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.42%) C
10 1 (0.42%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (12.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (9.17%) MCITP
2 22 (9.17%) MCSE
3 21 (8.75%) Degree
4 19 (7.92%) MCP
5 14 (5.83%) HND
5 14 (5.83%) PMP
5 14 (5.83%) PMI Certification
6 11 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 10 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.75%) CCNA
8 9 (3.75%) SC Cleared
8 9 (3.75%) MOS
9 8 (3.33%) MCSA
10 6 (2.50%) MCTS
11 4 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.67%) CISSP
12 2 (0.83%) CISA
12 2 (0.83%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 8 (3.33%) QA
2 5 (2.08%) COBIT
3 4 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (17.92%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.50%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.67%) vSphere
6 3 (1.25%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.25%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.83%) NFS
7 2 (0.83%) XenApp
8 1 (0.42%) XenServer
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.42%) IAG
8 1 (0.42%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (1.67%) SCCM
2 2 (0.83%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.42%) SCOM
3 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.42%) Cacti
3 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.42%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (26.25%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.75%) VMware
3 13 (5.42%) Cisco
3 13 (5.42%) Citrix
4 12 (5.00%) Oracle
5 11 (4.58%) HP
6 9 (3.75%) IBM
7 8 (3.33%) Avaya
8 7 (2.92%) LexisNexis
9 6 (2.50%) SAP
10 4 (1.67%) Lotus
10 4 (1.67%) Open-E
11 3 (1.25%) Zend
11 3 (1.25%) Apple
12 2 (0.83%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.83%) Remedy
12 2 (0.83%) Cognos
12 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.83%) EMC
12 2 (0.83%) CA
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £20000 to £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: Unspecified plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Daventry
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Flexi-time
Posted: 16 days ago
Chesterfield
Required IT
Salary: £23k+bonus+bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Lincoln
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Home working, Annual Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago
Lincoln
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago