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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 94 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 88 121 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.61% 3.31% 3.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.16% 27.01% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 66 113 81
Average salary £35,500 £34,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,700 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
324 448 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 9.60% 12.27% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 240 298 292
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 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 (48.72%) ITIL
2 68 (34.87%) Windows
3 47 (24.10%) SQL Server
4 45 (23.08%) SQL
5 42 (21.54%) Active Directory
6 40 (20.51%) Microsoft
7 35 (17.95%) MS Excel
7 35 (17.95%) Service Management
8 33 (16.92%) Finance
9 32 (16.41%) MS Exchange
10 31 (15.90%) Service Delivery
10 31 (15.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 30 (15.38%) VMware
11 30 (15.38%) Oracle
12 28 (14.36%) Project Management
13 25 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 25 (12.82%) MS Office
13 25 (12.82%) Linux
14 23 (11.79%) UNIX
14 23 (11.79%) CRM
14 23 (11.79%) Cisco
14 23 (11.79%) CheckPoint
15 22 (11.28%) Citrix
15 22 (11.28%) Incident Management
15 22 (11.28%) Problem Management
16 21 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (10.26%) SAN
17 20 (10.26%) T-SQL
17 20 (10.26%) Degree

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 32 (16.41%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (3.08%) IIS
5 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.54%) JBoss
6 3 (1.54%) Apache
7 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.03%) Moodle
7 2 (1.03%) Lync
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.51%) SAS
8 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 25 (12.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.26%) SAN
2 19 (9.74%) VPN
2 19 (9.74%) DNS
3 16 (8.21%) Firewall
4 15 (7.69%) WAN
4 15 (7.69%) LAN
5 14 (7.18%) DHCP
6 10 (5.13%) SSL
7 9 (4.62%) NAS
7 9 (4.62%) FTP
7 9 (4.62%) TCP/IP
8 8 (4.10%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (4.10%) IPsec
9 7 (3.59%) VPLS
9 7 (3.59%) VRRP
9 7 (3.59%) DMVPN
9 7 (3.59%) HSRP
9 7 (3.59%) MPLS
9 7 (3.59%) BGP
9 7 (3.59%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 31 (15.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.10%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.59%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (3.59%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.54%) JasperReports
9 3 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.54%) QlikView
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.51%) MySQL
11 1 (0.51%) Ingres
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.51%) Subversion
1 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (16.92%) Finance
2 16 (8.21%) Retail
3 10 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.05%) Legal
6 3 (1.54%) Law
7 2 (1.03%) Games
7 2 (1.03%) Local Government
8 1 (0.51%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Front Office
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 58 (29.74%) Analyst
2 28 (14.36%) Service Analyst
2 28 (14.36%) Service Desk Analyst
3 23 (11.79%) Support Analyst
4 22 (11.28%) Service Manager
5 21 (10.77%) Applications Support
6 17 (8.72%) Support Engineer
7 13 (6.67%) Administrator
8 12 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (6.15%) Team Leader
9 11 (5.64%) Applications Support Analyst
10 10 (5.13%) UNIX Administrator
10 10 (5.13%) Applications Manager
10 10 (5.13%) IT Support
11 9 (4.62%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
11 9 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (4.10%) Support Manager
12 8 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
13 7 (3.59%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.18%) Web Services
2 11 (5.64%) .NET
3 10 (5.13%) HTML
4 6 (3.08%) Application Packaging
5 5 (2.56%) LAMP
6 3 (1.54%) ODBC
7 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.03%) COM
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.51%) CSS
8 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.67%) NHS
3 9 (4.62%) Clustering
4 8 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.08%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.08%) CMDB
5 6 (3.08%) GIS
6 5 (2.56%) Replication
7 3 (1.54%) User Experience
8 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.51%) Statistics
9 1 (0.51%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 68 (34.87%) Windows
2 25 (12.82%) Linux
3 23 (11.79%) UNIX
4 18 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (8.72%) Windows 7
6 15 (7.69%) Solaris
7 11 (5.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 10 (5.13%) Windows 8
9 9 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.05%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.03%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.03%) Android
11 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (48.72%) ITIL
2 35 (17.95%) Service Management
3 31 (15.90%) Service Delivery
4 28 (14.36%) Project Management
5 25 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (11.79%) CRM
7 22 (11.28%) Incident Management
7 22 (11.28%) Problem Management
8 18 (9.23%) Mentoring
9 17 (8.72%) Time Management
9 17 (8.72%) Change Management
9 17 (8.72%) Business Continuity
10 16 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (7.69%) Performance Management
11 15 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (7.69%) Line Management
12 11 (5.64%) Workflow
12 11 (5.64%) Change Control
12 11 (5.64%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.08%) SQL
2 20 (10.26%) T-SQL
3 10 (5.13%) Java
4 7 (3.59%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.54%) C#
5 3 (1.54%) VB
6 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.51%) VBA
6 1 (0.51%) Python
6 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.51%) Perl
6 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (10.26%) Degree
2 10 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.59%) CCSE
5 7 (3.59%) CCNP
6 6 (3.08%) CCDA
6 6 (3.08%) CCDP
6 6 (3.08%) HNC
6 6 (3.08%) HND
6 6 (3.08%) CCSA
7 4 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.05%) APMP
7 4 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.05%) MCSE
7 4 (2.05%) MCSA
7 4 (2.05%) CCNA
8 3 (1.54%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.51%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.13%) QA
2 9 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (21.54%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.18%) XenApp
4 12 (6.15%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.05%) Samba
5 4 (2.05%) NFS
6 2 (1.03%) vSphere
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.03%) XenServer
7 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (6.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (3.08%) Opsview
3 4 (2.05%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (2.05%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.05%) SCCM
4 3 (1.54%) WSUS
5 2 (1.03%) DameWare
5 2 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.38%) Oracle
2 30 (15.38%) VMware
3 23 (11.79%) CheckPoint
3 23 (11.79%) Cisco
4 22 (11.28%) Citrix
5 15 (7.69%) NetApp
6 12 (6.15%) Symantec
7 10 (5.13%) Dell Compellent
8 8 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (3.08%) ATG
9 6 (3.08%) Kaspersky
9 6 (3.08%) Siebel
10 4 (2.05%) SAP
10 4 (2.05%) Ericsson
10 4 (2.05%) Remedy
10 4 (2.05%) Amdocs
11 3 (1.54%) BT
11 3 (1.54%) Veeam
11 3 (1.54%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Talent Spa
Salary: £16,000pa
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago