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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 75 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing SLA 105 135 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.06% 3.70% 4.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.66% 28.36% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 127 97
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
354 476 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.33% 13.03% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 248 363 353
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,920 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £75,000
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 6 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 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 97 (42.92%) ITIL
2 82 (36.28%) Windows
3 60 (26.55%) SQL
4 58 (25.66%) Active Directory
5 56 (24.78%) SQL Server
6 53 (23.45%) Microsoft
7 45 (19.91%) MS Exchange
8 42 (18.58%) Service Delivery
9 41 (18.14%) VMware
9 41 (18.14%) Oracle
10 40 (17.70%) Finance
11 37 (16.37%) Citrix
12 36 (15.93%) SQL Server 2008
13 35 (15.49%) UNIX
14 34 (15.04%) Linux
14 34 (15.04%) Problem Management
15 33 (14.60%) MS Excel
16 30 (13.27%) Service Management
16 30 (13.27%) Cisco
17 29 (12.83%) SAN
17 29 (12.83%) VMware Infrastructure
18 28 (12.39%) CRM
19 27 (11.95%) Windows Server 2008
19 27 (11.95%) Windows 7
20 25 (11.06%) CheckPoint
20 25 (11.06%) Symantec
21 24 (10.62%) MS Office
21 24 (10.62%) Change Management
21 24 (10.62%) Firewall
21 24 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2010

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 45 (19.91%) MS Exchange
2 24 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.87%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.42%) IIS
5 10 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.77%) CMS
7 4 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.77%) Moodle
7 4 (1.77%) Lync
7 4 (1.77%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.33%) Apache
8 3 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.88%) SAS
9 2 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (14.60%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.83%) SAN
2 24 (10.62%) Firewall
3 22 (9.73%) VPN
4 21 (9.29%) DNS
5 20 (8.85%) NAS
6 16 (7.08%) DHCP
7 12 (5.31%) LAN
7 12 (5.31%) WAN
8 11 (4.87%) SSL
8 11 (4.87%) TCP/IP
9 9 (3.98%) FTP
10 8 (3.54%) IPsec
10 8 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (3.54%) Unified Communications
11 7 (3.10%) DMVPN
11 7 (3.10%) Wireless
11 7 (3.10%) VPLS
11 7 (3.10%) BGP
11 7 (3.10%) EIGRP
11 7 (3.10%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (24.78%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (5.31%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.54%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.10%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.77%) QlikView
11 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (0.88%) MySQL
12 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.44%) MS Access
13 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.44%) Ingres
13 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.44%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (3.10%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.21%) Subversion
3 4 (1.77%) Maven
3 4 (1.77%) JIRA
3 4 (1.77%) JUnit
3 4 (1.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (17.70%) Finance
2 9 (3.98%) Law
2 9 (3.98%) Retail
3 8 (3.54%) Legal
3 8 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.88%) Local Government
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) French Language
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (30.53%) Analyst
2 32 (14.16%) Support Analyst
3 29 (12.83%) Support Engineer
4 28 (12.39%) Applications Support
5 23 (10.18%) Service Analyst
6 22 (9.73%) Service Desk Analyst
7 20 (8.85%) Service Manager
8 17 (7.52%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (6.19%) Applications Support Analyst
9 14 (6.19%) Team Leader
10 12 (5.31%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (5.31%) Administrator
11 11 (4.87%) Developer
11 11 (4.87%) UNIX Administrator
11 11 (4.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.87%) Applications Manager
11 11 (4.87%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (3.98%) Technical Support
13 9 (3.98%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.85%) HTML
1 20 (8.85%) .NET
1 20 (8.85%) Web Services
2 9 (3.98%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.54%) XML
3 8 (3.54%) CSS
4 7 (3.10%) jQuery
5 6 (2.65%) Application Packaging
6 5 (2.21%) LAMP
7 4 (1.77%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.77%) Spring
7 4 (1.77%) Ajax
7 4 (1.77%) Java EE
7 4 (1.77%) SOAP
7 4 (1.77%) HTML5
7 4 (1.77%) CSS3
7 4 (1.77%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.33%) ODBC
8 3 (1.33%) J2EE
9 2 (0.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.19%) Management Information System
2 14 (6.19%) Clustering
3 8 (3.54%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.65%) Replication
4 6 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.65%) CMDB
5 4 (1.77%) User Experience
5 4 (1.77%) NHS
5 4 (1.77%) GIS
6 3 (1.33%) Statistics
7 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) RMADS
8 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 82 (36.28%) Windows
2 35 (15.49%) UNIX
3 34 (15.04%) Linux
4 27 (11.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (11.95%) Windows 7
5 17 (7.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (6.19%) Solaris
7 13 (5.75%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.87%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.21%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.33%) Debian
11 3 (1.33%) CentOS
12 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.88%) SUSE
12 2 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (42.92%) ITIL
2 42 (18.58%) Service Delivery
3 34 (15.04%) Problem Management
4 30 (13.27%) Service Management
5 28 (12.39%) CRM
6 24 (10.62%) Change Management
7 23 (10.18%) Incident Management
8 20 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (8.85%) Mentoring
9 19 (8.41%) Change Control
9 19 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (8.41%) Project Management
10 17 (7.52%) Business Continuity
10 17 (7.52%) Line Management
11 16 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (6.64%) Information Security
13 14 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (6.19%) Performance Management
14 12 (5.31%) People Management
15 11 (4.87%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 60 (26.55%) SQL
2 23 (10.18%) T-SQL
3 17 (7.52%) Java
4 11 (4.87%) C#
5 10 (4.42%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.98%) Shell Script
7 8 (3.54%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.10%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.77%) VB
9 4 (1.77%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.33%) Perl
11 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.44%) VBA
12 1 (0.44%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 19 (8.41%) Degree
2 17 (7.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.08%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (5.75%) MCSE
5 12 (5.31%) CCNA
6 11 (4.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (3.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.98%) CISSP
8 8 (3.54%) CCNP
8 8 (3.54%) CCSE
9 7 (3.10%) CCDA
9 7 (3.10%) CCDP
9 7 (3.10%) MCSA
9 7 (3.10%) CCSA
10 6 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.65%) CEH
11 5 (2.21%) GIAC
12 4 (1.77%) HNC
12 4 (1.77%) HND
13 3 (1.33%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.87%) QA
2 9 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.65%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (25.66%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.41%) XenApp
4 14 (6.19%) Terminal Services
5 6 (2.65%) Samba
6 4 (1.77%) vSphere
6 4 (1.77%) NFS
7 3 (1.33%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.88%) XenServer
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (7.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (3.98%) Opsview
3 8 (3.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (2.65%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.21%) WSUS
6 2 (0.88%) SCCM
6 2 (0.88%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.88%) Puppet
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.44%) SCOM
7 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (23.45%) Microsoft
2 41 (18.14%) Oracle
2 41 (18.14%) VMware
3 37 (16.37%) Citrix
4 30 (13.27%) Cisco
5 25 (11.06%) CheckPoint
5 25 (11.06%) Symantec
6 17 (7.52%) NetApp
7 11 (4.87%) Kaspersky
8 10 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (3.54%) Postini
10 6 (2.65%) Siebel
10 6 (2.65%) SAP
11 5 (2.21%) Google
12 4 (1.77%) Tableau
12 4 (1.77%) Amdocs
12 4 (1.77%) ATG
12 4 (1.77%) CommVault
12 4 (1.77%) Ericsson
12 4 (1.77%) Hitachi
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