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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 109 87 62
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -25
Permanent jobs citing SLA 79 112 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.27% 3.06% 3.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.87% 27.79% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 57 108 82
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,850 £18,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -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
331 403 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 9.49% 11.01% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 248 277 279
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,350 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 95 (51.35%) ITIL
2 65 (35.14%) Windows
3 42 (22.70%) SQL
3 42 (22.70%) SQL Server
3 42 (22.70%) Service Management
4 38 (20.54%) MS Excel
5 37 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
7 31 (16.76%) Project Management
7 31 (16.76%) Service Delivery
8 30 (16.22%) Finance
8 30 (16.22%) MS Exchange
9 29 (15.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (15.14%) Cisco
11 27 (14.59%) Oracle
11 27 (14.59%) VMware
11 27 (14.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (13.51%) CheckPoint
13 24 (12.97%) Problem Management
14 23 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (11.89%) MS Office
15 22 (11.89%) Linux
15 22 (11.89%) Incident Management
16 20 (10.81%) Business Continuity
17 19 (10.27%) DNS
17 19 (10.27%) UNIX
17 19 (10.27%) T-SQL
17 19 (10.27%) Degree
17 19 (10.27%) Mentoring
18 18 (9.73%) WAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 30 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (3.24%) IIS
4 5 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.62%) JBoss
5 3 (1.62%) Apache
6 2 (1.08%) Moodle
6 2 (1.08%) Lync
6 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (20.54%) MS Excel
2 22 (11.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.27%) DNS
2 18 (9.73%) WAN
2 18 (9.73%) LAN
3 17 (9.19%) VPN
3 17 (9.19%) SAN
4 16 (8.65%) Firewall
5 13 (7.03%) DHCP
6 12 (6.49%) SSL
7 11 (5.95%) TCP/IP
8 10 (5.41%) IPsec
8 10 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (4.86%) DMVPN
9 9 (4.86%) HSRP
9 9 (4.86%) Spanning Tree
9 9 (4.86%) VPLS
9 9 (4.86%) VRRP
9 9 (4.86%) MPLS
9 9 (4.86%) BGP
9 9 (4.86%) EIGRP
10 8 (4.32%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.70%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (7.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.32%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.78%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.62%) JasperReports
11 2 (1.08%) QlikView
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.54%) MySQL
12 1 (0.54%) Ingres
12 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.54%) Subversion
1 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (16.22%) Finance
2 16 (8.65%) Retail
3 10 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.16%) Legal
6 2 (1.08%) Law
6 2 (1.08%) Games
6 2 (1.08%) Local Government
7 1 (0.54%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Front Office
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 52 (28.11%) Analyst
2 28 (15.14%) Service Analyst
2 28 (15.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 26 (14.05%) Service Manager
4 18 (9.73%) Support Analyst
5 17 (9.19%) Applications Support
6 15 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 14 (7.57%) Administrator
8 13 (7.03%) Team Leader
9 11 (5.95%) UNIX Administrator
10 10 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (5.41%) Network Engineer
11 9 (4.86%) Services Delivery Manager
11 9 (4.86%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (4.86%) Implementation Engineer
11 9 (4.86%) IT Support
12 8 (4.32%) Applications Manager
12 8 (4.32%) Network Implementation Engineer
12 8 (4.32%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (4.32%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.86%) Web Services
2 7 (3.78%) .NET
3 6 (3.24%) Application Packaging
4 5 (2.70%) HTML
5 3 (1.62%) ODBC
5 3 (1.62%) LAMP
6 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.54%) CSS
7 1 (0.54%) XML
7 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.54%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.57%) NHS
3 8 (4.32%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.32%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.78%) CMDB
5 6 (3.24%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.24%) GIS
6 5 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.70%) Replication
6 5 (2.70%) Clustering
7 4 (2.16%) User Experience
8 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 65 (35.14%) Windows
2 22 (11.89%) Linux
3 19 (10.27%) UNIX
4 16 (8.65%) Windows 7
4 16 (8.65%) Solaris
5 14 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.95%) Windows XP
7 10 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 9 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.16%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.62%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.08%) Android
12 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (51.35%) ITIL
2 42 (22.70%) Service Management
3 31 (16.76%) Service Delivery
3 31 (16.76%) Project Management
4 29 (15.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (12.97%) Problem Management
6 22 (11.89%) Incident Management
7 20 (10.81%) Business Continuity
8 19 (10.27%) Mentoring
9 18 (9.73%) CRM
10 16 (8.65%) Change Management
10 16 (8.65%) Time Management
11 15 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (7.57%) Line Management
13 12 (6.49%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (6.49%) Performance Management
14 10 (5.41%) BCP
14 10 (5.41%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 42 (22.70%) SQL
2 19 (10.27%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.32%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.24%) Java
5 3 (1.62%) VB
5 3 (1.62%) C#
6 2 (1.08%) VBA
7 1 (0.54%) Python
7 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.54%) Perl
7 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (10.27%) Degree
2 14 (7.57%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (5.95%) CCNP
4 9 (4.86%) CCSE
4 9 (4.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (4.32%) CCSA
5 8 (4.32%) CCDA
5 8 (4.32%) CCDP
6 6 (3.24%) HNC
6 6 (3.24%) HND
6 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.16%) APMP
7 4 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.16%) CCNA
8 3 (1.62%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.08%) MCSE
9 2 (1.08%) MCSA
10 1 (0.54%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (4.86%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.41%) XenApp
3 10 (5.41%) Terminal Services
4 5 (2.70%) Samba
4 5 (2.70%) NFS
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.08%) vSphere
6 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (2.70%) NetBackup
2 5 (2.70%) SCCM
2 5 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (2.16%) Opsview
4 3 (1.62%) WSUS
5 2 (1.08%) DameWare
5 2 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.08%) Graphite
5 2 (1.08%) OpenView
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.54%) SCOM
6 1 (0.54%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.14%) Cisco
3 27 (14.59%) Oracle
3 27 (14.59%) VMware
4 25 (13.51%) CheckPoint
5 18 (9.73%) Citrix
6 12 (6.49%) NetApp
7 10 (5.41%) Symantec
8 6 (3.24%) ATG
8 6 (3.24%) Dell Compellent
9 5 (2.70%) Remedy
9 5 (2.70%) HP
10 4 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.16%) Ericsson
10 4 (2.16%) Amdocs
10 4 (2.16%) Kaspersky
11 3 (1.62%) Veeam
11 3 (1.62%) BT
11 3 (1.62%) Nortel
11 3 (1.62%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £57,000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago