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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 84 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 93 107 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.89% 3.01% 3.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.73% 26.95% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 76 80 127
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
376 397 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.70% 11.18% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 285 281 386
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 1 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 78 (44.83%) Windows
2 63 (36.21%) ITIL
3 61 (35.06%) Active Directory
4 54 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 54 (31.03%) MS Excel
5 49 (28.16%) MS Exchange
6 47 (27.01%) SQL Server
7 46 (26.44%) SQL
8 34 (19.54%) Windows Server
9 33 (18.97%) Project Management
9 33 (18.97%) MS Office
10 30 (17.24%) VMware
11 28 (16.09%) Citrix
11 28 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (15.52%) Problem Management
12 27 (15.52%) VPN
13 26 (14.94%) Oracle
14 25 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (13.79%) Service Delivery
16 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (12.64%) Hyper-V
18 21 (12.07%) SAN
18 21 (12.07%) DNS
19 20 (11.49%) Finance
19 20 (11.49%) Windows XP
20 19 (10.92%) Time Management
20 19 (10.92%) Degree
20 19 (10.92%) Firewall
21 18 (10.34%) Tomcat
21 18 (10.34%) Linux

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 49 (28.16%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.75%) IIS
4 9 (5.17%) Apache
4 9 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.60%) CMS
6 7 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.87%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.87%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.15%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 33 (18.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Tesseract
2 3 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.52%) VPN
2 21 (12.07%) DNS
2 21 (12.07%) SAN
3 19 (10.92%) Firewall
4 17 (9.77%) TCP/IP
5 14 (8.05%) DHCP
6 12 (6.90%) LAN
6 12 (6.90%) WAN
7 8 (4.60%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (4.60%) IPsec
8 7 (4.02%) BGP
8 7 (4.02%) EIGRP
8 7 (4.02%) SSL
9 6 (3.45%) HSRP
9 6 (3.45%) L2TP
9 6 (3.45%) NAS
9 6 (3.45%) PPP
9 6 (3.45%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (3.45%) VRRP
10 5 (2.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (27.01%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.75%) MySQL
5 10 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (2.87%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.87%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.72%) Big Data
8 3 (1.72%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.72%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.15%) Ingres
9 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) PowerBuilder
General
1 20 (11.49%) Finance
2 10 (5.75%) Local Government
3 6 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.87%) Electronics
4 5 (2.87%) Marketing
5 4 (2.30%) Legal
6 3 (1.72%) Banking
6 3 (1.72%) Games
6 3 (1.72%) Law
6 3 (1.72%) Military
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (41.38%) Analyst
2 43 (24.71%) Support Analyst
3 31 (17.82%) Applications Support
4 25 (14.37%) IT Analyst
5 23 (13.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (12.07%) Applications Support Analyst
6 21 (12.07%) Service Analyst
7 20 (11.49%) IT Support
7 20 (11.49%) Service Desk Analyst
8 18 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
9 17 (9.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (9.77%) Technical Support
10 16 (9.20%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 14 (8.05%) SQL Analyst
12 12 (6.90%) SQL Support Analyst
13 11 (6.32%) Service Desk Support
14 9 (5.17%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
14 9 (5.17%) Administrator
14 9 (5.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 9 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.60%) .NET
2 5 (2.87%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (2.87%) XML
3 3 (1.72%) CSS
3 3 (1.72%) HTML
3 3 (1.72%) MDX
4 2 (1.15%) XSL
5 1 (0.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.47%) Replication
3 10 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.75%) Performance Metrics
4 9 (5.17%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.87%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.30%) Clustering
6 4 (2.30%) Health Informatics
6 4 (2.30%) Informatics
7 3 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.72%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.72%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.72%) Online Games
7 3 (1.72%) Social Media
8 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.15%) CMDB
8 2 (1.15%) NHS
9 1 (0.57%) CESG
9 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.57%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 78 (44.83%) Windows
2 34 (19.54%) Windows Server
3 20 (11.49%) Windows XP
4 18 (10.34%) Linux
5 15 (8.62%) Unix
5 15 (8.62%) Windows 7
5 15 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 9 (5.17%) Solaris
9 5 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.30%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.57%) Android
11 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.21%) ITIL
2 33 (18.97%) Project Management
3 27 (15.52%) Problem Management
4 24 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 19 (10.92%) Time Management
6 16 (9.20%) Migration
7 14 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (7.47%) Incident Management
8 13 (7.47%) Process Improvement
9 12 (6.90%) Business Process Improvement
9 12 (6.90%) ITIL V3
10 11 (6.32%) Trend Analysis
11 10 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.75%) ETL
12 9 (5.17%) Business Continuity
12 9 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (4.60%) BCP
13 8 (4.60%) Business Continuity Planning
13 8 (4.60%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 46 (26.44%) SQL
2 16 (9.20%) Java
3 13 (7.47%) T-SQL
4 8 (4.60%) C#
4 8 (4.60%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.30%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.30%) VB
5 4 (2.30%) VBA
6 2 (1.15%) C
6 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.92%) Degree
3 14 (8.05%) MCP
4 11 (6.32%) MCSE
5 9 (5.17%) MCITP
5 9 (5.17%) MCSA
6 5 (2.87%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.30%) HP APS
8 3 (1.72%) CCNP
8 3 (1.72%) CCSE
8 3 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.72%) MCDST
8 3 (1.72%) MOS
9 2 (1.15%) CCNA
9 2 (1.15%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.15%) CISSP
9 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.57%) CCSA
10 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.15%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.15%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (35.06%) Active Directory
2 28 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (12.64%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.62%) Terminal Server
5 5 (2.87%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.30%) XenApp
7 2 (1.15%) NFS
7 2 (1.15%) Samba
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.57%) vSphere
8 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (8.05%) SCCM
2 11 (6.32%) DameWare
3 4 (2.30%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.30%) Opsview
3 4 (2.30%) SCOM
4 3 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.15%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.57%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.24%) VMware
3 28 (16.09%) Citrix
4 26 (14.94%) Oracle
5 17 (9.77%) Cisco
5 17 (9.77%) HP
6 13 (7.47%) CheckPoint
7 12 (6.90%) NetApp
8 10 (5.75%) 3PAR
8 10 (5.75%) Civica
9 8 (4.60%) Symantec
10 5 (2.87%) FatWire
10 5 (2.87%) hybris
10 5 (2.87%) LANDesk
10 5 (2.87%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.30%) CommVault
11 4 (2.30%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (2.30%) Kaspersky
11 4 (2.30%) Xerox
12 3 (1.72%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK
Premier Farnell
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 24 days ago