The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 79 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 92 135 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.81% 3.70% 3.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 27.66% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 65 128 95
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
322 488 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 9.84% 13.38% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 233 360 333
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,529 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SLA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SLA Salary Trend in Leeds

SLA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 88 (44.22%) ITIL
2 71 (35.68%) Windows
3 48 (24.12%) SQL
4 47 (23.62%) SQL Server
4 47 (23.62%) Active Directory
5 41 (20.60%) Microsoft
6 37 (18.59%) MS Exchange
7 36 (18.09%) Service Delivery
8 33 (16.58%) Finance
8 33 (16.58%) Oracle
9 32 (16.08%) MS Excel
9 32 (16.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (15.08%) VMware
11 29 (14.57%) Problem Management
12 28 (14.07%) Citrix
13 27 (13.57%) UNIX
13 27 (13.57%) Linux
13 27 (13.57%) Service Management
14 26 (13.07%) CRM
15 24 (12.06%) Cisco
15 24 (12.06%) MS Office
16 22 (11.06%) CheckPoint
16 22 (11.06%) Windows 7
16 22 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
17 21 (10.55%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (10.55%) SAN
17 21 (10.55%) Change Management
17 21 (10.55%) Firewall
18 20 (10.05%) Incident Management
19 19 (9.55%) Analytical Skills

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 37 (18.59%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (4.52%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.02%) IIS
7 5 (2.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.51%) Lync
8 3 (1.51%) Apache
9 2 (1.01%) JBoss
9 2 (1.01%) SAS
9 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.01%) Moodle
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (16.08%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.55%) SAN
1 21 (10.55%) Firewall
2 19 (9.55%) VPN
3 16 (8.04%) DNS
4 15 (7.54%) NAS
5 13 (6.53%) DHCP
6 11 (5.53%) LAN
6 11 (5.53%) WAN
7 9 (4.52%) TCP/IP
8 8 (4.02%) SSL
8 8 (4.02%) FTP
9 7 (3.52%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (3.52%) IPsec
9 7 (3.52%) Wireless
10 6 (3.02%) BGP
10 6 (3.02%) EIGRP
10 6 (3.02%) MPLS
10 6 (3.02%) VPLS
10 6 (3.02%) DMVPN
11 5 (2.51%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (23.62%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (7.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (3.52%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.01%) QlikView
11 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.01%) JasperReports
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.50%) Ingres
13 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.01%) Subversion
3 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.50%) JIRA
3 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.50%) JUnit
3 1 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 33 (16.58%) Finance
2 11 (5.53%) Retail
3 6 (3.02%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.02%) Legal
4 5 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.51%) Law
5 2 (1.01%) Local Government
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Back Office
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (31.66%) Analyst
2 26 (13.07%) Support Analyst
3 24 (12.06%) Support Engineer
3 24 (12.06%) Applications Support
4 23 (11.56%) Service Analyst
4 23 (11.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 20 (10.05%) Service Manager
6 17 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (6.53%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (6.03%) Team Leader
9 11 (5.53%) Technical Engineer
10 10 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.03%) Administrator
10 10 (5.03%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.52%) Applications Manager
11 9 (4.52%) Technical Support
11 9 (4.52%) UNIX Administrator
12 8 (4.02%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (4.02%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.54%) .NET
1 15 (7.54%) Web Services
2 14 (7.04%) HTML
3 6 (3.02%) Application Packaging
4 4 (2.01%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.01%) XML
5 3 (1.51%) ODBC
5 3 (1.51%) LAMP
6 2 (1.01%) COM
6 2 (1.01%) CSS
6 2 (1.01%) WAP
7 1 (0.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.50%) HTML5
7 1 (0.50%) CSS3
7 1 (0.50%) Ajax
7 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.50%) Java EE
7 1 (0.50%) jQuery
7 1 (0.50%) SOAP
7 1 (0.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.03%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.53%) Clustering
4 6 (3.02%) Replication
4 6 (3.02%) NHS
4 6 (3.02%) CMDB
5 5 (2.51%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.51%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.01%) GIS
7 2 (1.01%) User Experience
7 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) Statistics
8 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.50%) RMADS
8 1 (0.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 71 (35.68%) Windows
2 27 (13.57%) UNIX
2 27 (13.57%) Linux
3 22 (11.06%) Windows 7
3 22 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (6.03%) Solaris
6 11 (5.53%) Windows 8
7 10 (5.03%) Windows XP
7 10 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.01%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.01%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.01%) Android
9 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.50%) CentOS
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (44.22%) ITIL
2 36 (18.09%) Service Delivery
3 29 (14.57%) Problem Management
4 27 (13.57%) Service Management
5 26 (13.07%) CRM
6 21 (10.55%) Change Management
7 20 (10.05%) Incident Management
8 18 (9.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (8.54%) Mentoring
9 17 (8.54%) Project Management
10 16 (8.04%) Business Continuity
10 16 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (7.54%) Information Security
11 15 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (7.04%) Line Management
13 13 (6.53%) Change Control
14 12 (6.03%) Time Management
14 12 (6.03%) Performance Management
15 11 (5.53%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.12%) SQL
2 18 (9.05%) T-SQL
3 13 (6.53%) Java
4 6 (3.02%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.51%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.51%) C#
6 4 (2.01%) VB
7 3 (1.51%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.01%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.50%) VBA
9 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (8.54%) Degree
2 12 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (4.02%) MCSE
4 8 (4.02%) CISSP
4 8 (4.02%) CCNA
5 7 (3.52%) CCNP
5 7 (3.52%) CCSE
6 6 (3.02%) CEH
6 6 (3.02%) CCSA
6 6 (3.02%) CCDA
6 6 (3.02%) CCDP
7 5 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.51%) MCSA
7 5 (2.51%) GIAC
7 5 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.01%) HNC
8 4 (2.01%) HND
9 3 (1.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.53%) QA
2 9 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.02%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (23.62%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.54%) XenApp
4 11 (5.53%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.01%) Samba
5 4 (2.01%) NFS
6 2 (1.01%) XenServer
6 2 (1.01%) vSphere
7 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (6.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (4.02%) Opsview
3 5 (2.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (2.01%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.51%) WSUS
6 2 (1.01%) SCCM
6 2 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.50%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.50%) SCOM
7 1 (0.50%) DameWare
Vendors
1 41 (20.60%) Microsoft
2 33 (16.58%) Oracle
3 30 (15.08%) VMware
4 28 (14.07%) Citrix
5 24 (12.06%) Cisco
6 22 (11.06%) CheckPoint
7 18 (9.05%) Symantec
8 12 (6.03%) NetApp
9 10 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (4.02%) Kaspersky
11 6 (3.02%) SAP
11 6 (3.02%) Siebel
12 5 (2.51%) Postini
13 4 (2.01%) Amdocs
13 4 (2.01%) ATG
13 4 (2.01%) Ericsson
13 4 (2.01%) Google
13 4 (2.01%) Tableau
14 3 (1.51%) Veeam
15 2 (1.01%) AppSense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + car/£4k
Posted: 18 days ago