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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 79 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 112 115 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.06% 3.39% 3.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.52% 27.91% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 95 91 94
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
407 412 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.13% 12.14% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 294 285 328
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

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 27 February 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 129 (50.00%) ITIL
2 101 (39.15%) Windows
3 74 (28.68%) Active Directory
4 73 (28.29%) SQL
5 72 (27.91%) Microsoft
6 66 (25.58%) SQL Server
7 56 (21.71%) VMware
8 52 (20.16%) Citrix
9 51 (19.77%) Linux
9 51 (19.77%) MS Exchange
10 50 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 47 (18.22%) UNIX
12 46 (17.83%) Oracle
12 46 (17.83%) SAN
12 46 (17.83%) Finance
12 46 (17.83%) SQL Server 2008
13 39 (15.12%) Service Delivery
14 35 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 34 (13.18%) Change Control
15 34 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (12.79%) Symantec
16 33 (12.79%) Problem Management
17 32 (12.40%) MS Office
18 31 (12.02%) HTML
18 31 (12.02%) MS Excel
18 31 (12.02%) NetApp
19 29 (11.24%) Service Management
19 29 (11.24%) Incident Management
20 28 (10.85%) Cisco
20 28 (10.85%) Java

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 51 (19.77%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (6.20%) WebLogic
5 13 (5.04%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.65%) IIS
7 11 (4.26%) CMS
8 10 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (3.10%) Apache
9 8 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.94%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.55%) Moodle
12 4 (1.55%) SAS
13 3 (1.16%) Lync
14 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (12.40%) MS Office
2 31 (12.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (17.83%) SAN
2 24 (9.30%) NAS
3 22 (8.53%) VPN
4 19 (7.36%) DNS
5 18 (6.98%) Firewall
6 11 (4.26%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.26%) LAN
6 11 (4.26%) DHCP
7 10 (3.88%) WAN
8 9 (3.49%) SSL
8 9 (3.49%) FTP
9 8 (3.10%) Unified Communications
10 5 (1.94%) DMVPN
10 5 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.94%) MPLS
10 5 (1.94%) BGP
10 5 (1.94%) EIGRP
10 5 (1.94%) IPsec
10 5 (1.94%) VPLS
11 4 (1.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 46 (17.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (10.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (7.36%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (6.20%) Oracle Database
7 15 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.33%) QlikView
11 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.16%) MySQL
12 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (0.78%) Essbase
13 2 (0.78%) MS Access
13 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.39%) Ingres
14 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (7.36%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (6.20%) JIRA
3 15 (5.81%) Subversion
4 11 (4.26%) Maven
4 11 (4.26%) JUnit
4 11 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.10%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (17.83%) Finance
2 9 (3.49%) Legal
3 7 (2.71%) Law
4 4 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.16%) Back Office
5 3 (1.16%) Retail
5 3 (1.16%) French Language
6 1 (0.39%) Local Government
6 1 (0.39%) Marketing
6 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (31.40%) Analyst
2 34 (13.18%) Service Analyst
3 33 (12.79%) Support Analyst
4 30 (11.63%) Support Engineer
5 27 (10.47%) Service Desk Analyst
6 26 (10.08%) Applications Support
7 21 (8.14%) Developer
8 16 (6.20%) Team Leader
8 16 (6.20%) Technical Engineer
9 15 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (5.81%) Service Manager
9 15 (5.81%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (4.65%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 12 (4.65%) Administrator
10 12 (4.65%) UNIX Administrator
10 12 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.26%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.49%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.02%) HTML
2 25 (9.69%) Web Services
3 24 (9.30%) .NET
4 20 (7.75%) CSS
5 19 (7.36%) jQuery
6 16 (6.20%) XML
7 14 (5.43%) ASP.NET
8 11 (4.26%) SOAP
8 11 (4.26%) Java EE
8 11 (4.26%) Hibernate
8 11 (4.26%) Spring
8 11 (4.26%) Ajax
8 11 (4.26%) HTML5
8 11 (4.26%) CSS3
8 11 (4.26%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.94%) LAMP
10 3 (1.16%) J2EE
11 2 (0.78%) COM
11 2 (0.78%) WAP
12 1 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.98%) Clustering
3 16 (6.20%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.88%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.33%) Statistics
7 4 (1.55%) CMDB
7 4 (1.55%) User Experience
8 3 (1.16%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.16%) Replication
9 2 (0.78%) PKI
9 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.39%) RMADS
10 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 101 (39.15%) Windows
2 51 (19.77%) Linux
3 47 (18.22%) UNIX
4 35 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (9.69%) Windows 7
5 25 (9.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (8.14%) Windows XP
7 14 (5.43%) Solaris
8 10 (3.88%) CentOS
8 10 (3.88%) Debian
9 9 (3.49%) AIX
9 9 (3.49%) SUSE
10 6 (2.33%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.94%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.94%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (50.00%) ITIL
2 39 (15.12%) Service Delivery
3 34 (13.18%) Change Control
4 33 (12.79%) Problem Management
5 29 (11.24%) Service Management
5 29 (11.24%) Incident Management
6 22 (8.53%) Change Management
7 21 (8.14%) CRM
8 20 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (7.75%) Mentoring
9 19 (7.36%) Performance Management
9 19 (7.36%) E-Commerce
10 18 (6.98%) Configuration Management
10 18 (6.98%) Project Management
10 18 (6.98%) Data Protection
11 13 (5.04%) Business Continuity
11 13 (5.04%) Line Management
12 12 (4.65%) Data Management
12 12 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (4.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 73 (28.29%) SQL
2 28 (10.85%) Java
3 25 (9.69%) JavaScript
3 25 (9.69%) T-SQL
4 21 (8.14%) PowerShell
5 19 (7.36%) PL/SQL
6 17 (6.59%) C#
7 15 (5.81%) Shell Script
8 13 (5.04%) Perl
9 11 (4.26%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.55%) VB
10 4 (1.55%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.78%) VBA
11 2 (0.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (7.75%) MCSE
2 20 (7.75%) CCNA
3 18 (6.98%) Degree
4 16 (6.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (5.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (3.88%) CISSP
7 8 (3.10%) MCSA
8 7 (2.71%) VCP4
9 6 (2.33%) CEH
9 6 (2.33%) CCNP
9 6 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.94%) GIAC
10 5 (1.94%) CCSA
10 5 (1.94%) CCSE
10 5 (1.94%) CCDA
10 5 (1.94%) CCDP
11 4 (1.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (2.71%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 74 (28.68%) Active Directory
2 50 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (9.69%) XenApp
4 11 (4.26%) vSphere
4 11 (4.26%) Samba
5 10 (3.88%) Terminal Services
6 9 (3.49%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.33%) XenServer
8 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.78%) NFS
9 2 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.39%) UAG
10 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (7.36%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (5.43%) NetBackup
3 9 (3.49%) Puppet
3 9 (3.49%) Opsview
4 8 (3.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.55%) Graphite
6 3 (1.16%) WSUS
7 2 (0.78%) SCCM
7 2 (0.78%) SCOM
7 2 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.78%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.78%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 72 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 56 (21.71%) VMware
3 52 (20.16%) Citrix
4 46 (17.83%) Oracle
5 33 (12.79%) Symantec
6 31 (12.02%) NetApp
7 28 (10.85%) Cisco
8 22 (8.53%) CheckPoint
9 11 (4.26%) Kaspersky
9 11 (4.26%) Hitachi
10 10 (3.88%) Red Hat
11 9 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (3.10%) Postini
12 8 (3.10%) CommVault
13 6 (2.33%) AppSense
13 6 (2.33%) Tableau
14 5 (1.94%) Google
14 5 (1.94%) Avaya
14 5 (1.94%) Siebel
14 5 (1.94%) HP
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Basic Salary £17,000 - £19,000 plus Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
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Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £49000 per annum + £5.4k car allowance, 15% bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: Up to £45,000pa plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago