The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 44 46 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 3.37% 0.90% 4.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.67% 21.43% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £19,800 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.09%
SLA
North 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 Harrogate region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
30 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 7.23% 4.20% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

SLA
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

SLA Salary Trend in Harrogate

SLA
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Harrogate

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 8 (30.77%) SAN
4 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
4 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) J2EE
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle
4 7 (26.92%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
4 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
5 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 6 (23.08%) ATM
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) LAN
6 5 (19.23%) WAN
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
6 5 (19.23%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (19.23%) iSCSI
6 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) ATM
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 5 (19.23%) iSCSI
3 5 (19.23%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) DSL
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
6 1 (3.85%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) PABX
6 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Support Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Technical Support
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) HND
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.69%) HNC
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) VocaLink
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix