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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 106 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 80 118 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.40% 3.35% 3.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.48% 28.99% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 77 99 85
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,430 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £41,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
433 407 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.97% 11.56% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 346 311 274
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 11 February 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 76 (44.71%) ITIL
2 72 (42.35%) Windows
3 60 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 60 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 50 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 47 (27.65%) MS Excel
6 46 (27.06%) SQL
7 44 (25.88%) MS Exchange
8 43 (25.29%) MS Office
9 41 (24.12%) Citrix
10 40 (23.53%) Windows Server
11 29 (17.06%) VMware
12 28 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (15.88%) VPN
14 26 (15.29%) SAN
15 25 (14.71%) Service Delivery
15 25 (14.71%) Oracle
16 23 (13.53%) CheckPoint
17 21 (12.35%) NetApp
17 21 (12.35%) IIS
17 21 (12.35%) Cisco
17 21 (12.35%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (11.76%) Project Management
19 19 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
20 18 (10.59%) Finance
20 18 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
20 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (10.59%) Linux
21 17 (10.00%) Service Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 44 (25.88%) MS Exchange
2 21 (12.35%) IIS
3 19 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (7.65%) Tomcat
5 11 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (5.29%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.12%) CMS
8 2 (1.18%) Apache
8 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 47 (27.65%) MS Excel
2 43 (25.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Tesseract
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.59%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.59%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.88%) VPN
2 26 (15.29%) SAN
3 12 (7.06%) LAN
3 12 (7.06%) NAS
3 12 (7.06%) WAN
4 11 (6.47%) DNS
5 10 (5.88%) Firewall
5 10 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.53%) BGP
6 6 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.53%) EIGRP
6 6 (3.53%) Internet
6 6 (3.53%) IPsec
6 6 (3.53%) SSL
7 5 (2.94%) DHCP
7 5 (2.94%) HSRP
7 5 (2.94%) L2TP
7 5 (2.94%) PPP
7 5 (2.94%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (2.94%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (7.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (4.12%) GIS
8 5 (2.94%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.94%) MySQL
8 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (1.18%) Ingres
9 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (4.12%) PowerBuilder
General
1 18 (10.59%) Finance
2 11 (6.47%) Local Government
3 5 (2.94%) Games
3 5 (2.94%) Legal
3 5 (2.94%) Marketing
3 5 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) Automotive
5 1 (0.59%) Back Office
5 1 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 68 (40.00%) Analyst
2 34 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 30 (17.65%) Service Analyst
4 29 (17.06%) Applications Support
5 27 (15.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 22 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 18 (10.59%) IT Analyst
9 15 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 14 (8.24%) Technical Support
11 13 (7.65%) IT Support
12 12 (7.06%) SQL Analyst
12 12 (7.06%) SQL Support Analyst
13 11 (6.47%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 11 (6.47%) Service Desk Support
14 10 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (5.88%) Network Engineer
14 10 (5.88%) Team Leader
14 10 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.41%) .NET
2 8 (4.71%) XML
3 5 (2.94%) MDX
4 1 (0.59%) CSS
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
4 1 (0.59%) XSL
4 1 (0.59%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.06%) Performance Metrics
4 10 (5.88%) Clustering
5 7 (4.12%) NHS
6 5 (2.94%) Online Games
7 4 (2.35%) Health Informatics
7 4 (2.35%) Informatics
8 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.76%) Social Media
9 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.18%) CMDB
9 2 (1.18%) Replication
10 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.59%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.59%) SecurID
10 1 (0.59%) User Experience
10 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (42.35%) Windows
2 40 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 18 (10.59%) Linux
3 18 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 16 (9.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (8.82%) Unix
6 15 (8.82%) Windows XP
7 12 (7.06%) Windows 8
8 7 (4.12%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.35%) Solaris
10 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (44.71%) ITIL
2 25 (14.71%) Service Delivery
3 20 (11.76%) Project Management
4 17 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 17 (10.00%) Service Management
5 14 (8.24%) Data Management
5 14 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (7.65%) Business Continuity
7 12 (7.06%) Business Process Improvement
7 12 (7.06%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (7.06%) ITIL V3
7 12 (7.06%) Process Improvement
8 11 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (6.47%) Change Control
8 11 (6.47%) CRM
8 11 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.29%) Time Management
9 9 (5.29%) Trend Analysis
10 8 (4.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (27.06%) SQL
2 13 (7.65%) C#
2 13 (7.65%) VB.NET
3 11 (6.47%) Java
4 9 (5.29%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.12%) VB
5 7 (4.12%) VBA
6 4 (2.35%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.18%) C
8 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.59%) Perl
8 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.06%) MCP
3 11 (6.47%) MCSE
4 9 (5.29%) Degree
5 7 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.53%) CCNP
7 5 (2.94%) MCDST
7 5 (2.94%) MCITP
7 5 (2.94%) MCSA
8 4 (2.35%) CCSE
8 4 (2.35%) HP APS
8 4 (2.35%) MOS
9 3 (1.76%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.18%) CCDA
10 2 (1.18%) CCDP
10 2 (1.18%) CCNA
10 2 (1.18%) CCSA
10 2 (1.18%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.06%) Terminal Server
3 12 (7.06%) XenApp
4 7 (4.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.18%) NFS
5 2 (1.18%) Samba
6 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (7.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (5.88%) DameWare
2 10 (5.88%) Opsview
3 4 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.76%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.18%) OpenView
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.59%) Graphite
6 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.59%) Puppet
6 1 (0.59%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.59%) Salt
6 1 (0.59%) SCCM
6 1 (0.59%) SCOM
6 1 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 41 (24.12%) Citrix
3 29 (17.06%) VMware
4 25 (14.71%) Oracle
5 23 (13.53%) CheckPoint
6 21 (12.35%) Cisco
6 21 (12.35%) NetApp
7 16 (9.41%) HP
8 14 (8.24%) Symantec
9 11 (6.47%) Civica
10 10 (5.88%) CommVault
10 10 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
10 10 (5.88%) Kaspersky
11 5 (2.94%) LANDesk
12 3 (1.76%) SAP
12 3 (1.76%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.18%) Avaya
13 2 (1.18%) F5
13 2 (1.18%) Peoplefluent
14 1 (0.59%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago