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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 58 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 131 111 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.79% 3.41% 3.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.76% 28.17% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 107 80 99
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,450 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £45,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
388 394 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.23% 12.11% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 302 258 305
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,858 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 141 (50.72%) ITIL
2 118 (42.45%) Windows
3 86 (30.94%) Microsoft
4 81 (29.14%) Active Directory
5 76 (27.34%) SQL
6 64 (23.02%) SQL Server
7 61 (21.94%) VMware
8 57 (20.50%) Linux
8 57 (20.50%) Citrix
9 54 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 52 (18.71%) UNIX
11 51 (18.35%) MS Exchange
11 51 (18.35%) SAN
11 51 (18.35%) Finance
12 46 (16.55%) Oracle
13 44 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
14 42 (15.11%) MS Office
14 42 (15.11%) MS Excel
15 39 (14.03%) Windows Server 2008
16 38 (13.67%) Change Control
17 34 (12.23%) NetApp
17 34 (12.23%) Incident Management
18 33 (11.87%) Problem Management
18 33 (11.87%) Service Delivery
19 32 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
20 30 (10.79%) Service Management
20 30 (10.79%) Cisco
20 30 (10.79%) Symantec
21 29 (10.43%) JavaScript
22 28 (10.07%) HTML

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 51 (18.35%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (6.83%) WebLogic
4 14 (5.04%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.68%) IIS
6 11 (3.96%) CMS
7 10 (3.60%) Office Communications Server
8 8 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.88%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (2.52%) Apache
10 6 (2.16%) Lync
11 5 (1.80%) SAS
12 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.72%) Moodle
14 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (15.11%) MS Office
1 42 (15.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.44%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (18.35%) SAN
2 26 (9.35%) VPN
2 26 (9.35%) NAS
3 21 (7.55%) Firewall
4 20 (7.19%) DNS
5 14 (5.04%) LAN
6 13 (4.68%) WAN
6 13 (4.68%) TCP/IP
7 11 (3.96%) Unified Communications
8 10 (3.60%) DHCP
9 8 (2.88%) SSL
9 8 (2.88%) FTP
10 6 (2.16%) Network Security
11 5 (1.80%) VoIP
12 4 (1.44%) HTTP
12 4 (1.44%) EIGRP
12 4 (1.44%) Internet
12 4 (1.44%) BGP
12 4 (1.44%) MPLS
12 4 (1.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 44 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (9.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (7.91%) Oracle Reports
5 19 (6.83%) Oracle Database
6 18 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.88%) MySQL
8 8 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.52%) QlikView
10 5 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.72%) MS Access
12 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.72%) Essbase
13 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.36%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 22 (7.91%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (6.47%) JIRA
3 16 (5.76%) Subversion
4 11 (3.96%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.96%) Maven
4 11 (3.96%) JUnit
5 8 (2.88%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (18.35%) Finance
2 7 (2.52%) Law
2 7 (2.52%) Legal
3 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.08%) French Language
4 3 (1.08%) Back Office
5 2 (0.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (32.37%) Analyst
2 36 (12.95%) Service Analyst
3 33 (11.87%) Support Analyst
4 26 (9.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 25 (8.99%) Support Engineer
6 23 (8.27%) Developer
7 22 (7.91%) Applications Support
8 21 (7.55%) Team Leader
9 18 (6.47%) Technical Engineer
10 17 (6.12%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (5.40%) Administrator
12 12 (4.32%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.32%) UNIX Administrator
12 12 (4.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.32%) Service Manager
13 11 (3.96%) Java Developer
14 9 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
15 8 (2.88%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.07%) HTML
2 22 (7.91%) Web Services
3 20 (7.19%) CSS
3 20 (7.19%) .NET
4 19 (6.83%) jQuery
5 16 (5.76%) XML
6 12 (4.32%) ASP.NET
7 11 (3.96%) HTML5
7 11 (3.96%) CSS3
7 11 (3.96%) AngularJS
7 11 (3.96%) Java EE
7 11 (3.96%) Ajax
7 11 (3.96%) Spring
7 11 (3.96%) Hibernate
7 11 (3.96%) SOAP
8 5 (1.80%) LAMP
9 3 (1.08%) J2EE
10 2 (0.72%) COM
10 2 (0.72%) WAP
11 1 (0.36%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.19%) Clustering
3 19 (6.83%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.32%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.60%) Statistics
6 8 (2.88%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.16%) Replication
8 5 (1.80%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.44%) User Experience
10 3 (1.08%) CMDB
10 3 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.72%) PKI
12 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.36%) RMADS
12 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.36%) IVR
12 1 (0.36%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 118 (42.45%) Windows
2 57 (20.50%) Linux
3 52 (18.71%) UNIX
4 39 (14.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (10.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (8.99%) Windows 7
7 19 (6.83%) Windows XP
8 12 (4.32%) Solaris
9 11 (3.96%) CentOS
9 11 (3.96%) Debian
10 10 (3.60%) SUSE
11 9 (3.24%) AIX
12 7 (2.52%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.44%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.44%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (50.72%) ITIL
2 38 (13.67%) Change Control
3 34 (12.23%) Incident Management
4 33 (11.87%) Problem Management
4 33 (11.87%) Service Delivery
5 30 (10.79%) Service Management
6 24 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (7.91%) Change Management
7 22 (7.91%) Mentoring
8 20 (7.19%) Performance Management
9 19 (6.83%) Configuration Management
9 19 (6.83%) Project Management
10 18 (6.47%) E-Commerce
11 16 (5.76%) Data Protection
12 13 (4.68%) Data Management
12 13 (4.68%) CRM
12 13 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (4.32%) Business Continuity
13 12 (4.32%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (4.32%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (27.34%) SQL
2 29 (10.43%) JavaScript
3 27 (9.71%) Java
4 25 (8.99%) PowerShell
5 24 (8.63%) T-SQL
6 22 (7.91%) PL/SQL
7 17 (6.12%) Perl
8 15 (5.40%) Bash Shell
9 14 (5.04%) Shell Script
9 14 (5.04%) C#
10 3 (1.08%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.08%) VBA
11 2 (0.72%) VB
11 2 (0.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.36%) VBScript
12 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (8.27%) CCNA
1 23 (8.27%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (7.19%) MCSE
4 16 (5.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (5.76%) Degree
5 14 (5.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (3.60%) CISSP
6 10 (3.60%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.88%) CCNP
7 8 (2.88%) MCSA
8 7 (2.52%) CCSE
8 7 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (2.16%) CEH
10 5 (1.80%) GIAC
11 4 (1.44%) CCDA
11 4 (1.44%) CCDP
11 4 (1.44%) CCSA
11 4 (1.44%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 81 (29.14%) Active Directory
2 54 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.99%) XenApp
4 11 (3.96%) vSphere
5 10 (3.60%) Samba
5 10 (3.60%) XenServer
6 9 (3.24%) VMware ESX
6 9 (3.24%) Terminal Services
7 6 (2.16%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.36%) UAG
10 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.36%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (5.40%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (5.04%) NetBackup
3 9 (3.24%) Puppet
4 8 (2.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 7 (2.52%) Opsview
6 4 (1.44%) Graphite
7 2 (0.72%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.72%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.72%) SCOM
7 2 (0.72%) WSUS
8 1 (0.36%) SCCM
8 1 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.36%) Plesk
8 1 (0.36%) cPanel
8 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 86 (30.94%) Microsoft
2 61 (21.94%) VMware
3 57 (20.50%) Citrix
4 46 (16.55%) Oracle
5 34 (12.23%) NetApp
6 30 (10.79%) Cisco
6 30 (10.79%) Symantec
7 20 (7.19%) CheckPoint
8 12 (4.32%) CommVault
9 11 (3.96%) Hitachi
9 11 (3.96%) Red Hat
10 10 (3.60%) HP
10 10 (3.60%) AppSense
11 9 (3.24%) Kaspersky
12 8 (2.88%) Postini
13 7 (2.52%) SolarWinds
13 7 (2.52%) Tableau
14 6 (2.16%) Avaya
14 6 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (1.80%) Google
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