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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 58 83 60
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Permanent jobs citing SLA 134 98 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.01% 3.02% 4.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.71% 25.26% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 111 70 109
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £35,000
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
365 388 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.92% 11.96% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 298 271 289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 December 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 155 (55.16%) ITIL
2 118 (41.99%) Windows
3 88 (31.32%) Microsoft
4 79 (28.11%) Active Directory
5 75 (26.69%) SQL
6 65 (23.13%) SQL Server
7 57 (20.28%) Citrix
8 56 (19.93%) VMware
9 53 (18.86%) Linux
10 52 (18.51%) MS Excel
11 49 (17.44%) MS Exchange
11 49 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 47 (16.73%) Finance
13 46 (16.37%) UNIX
13 46 (16.37%) SQL Server 2008
14 45 (16.01%) SAN
15 44 (15.66%) MS Office
16 42 (14.95%) Oracle
17 37 (13.17%) Problem Management
18 36 (12.81%) Windows Server 2008
19 35 (12.46%) Cisco
19 35 (12.46%) Service Management
19 35 (12.46%) Incident Management
20 34 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
21 32 (11.39%) JavaScript
21 32 (11.39%) Service Delivery
21 32 (11.39%) Change Control
22 31 (11.03%) Symantec
23 28 (9.96%) Cisco Certification
23 28 (9.96%) NetApp

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 49 (17.44%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (6.76%) WebLogic
4 13 (4.63%) IIS
4 13 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (4.27%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.91%) CMS
7 10 (3.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (2.85%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (2.85%) Oracle Application Server
9 8 (2.85%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (2.49%) SAS
10 7 (2.49%) Apache
11 6 (2.14%) Lync
12 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.71%) Moodle
14 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (18.51%) MS Excel
2 44 (15.66%) MS Office
3 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (16.01%) SAN
2 26 (9.25%) VPN
3 22 (7.83%) Firewall
4 21 (7.47%) NAS
5 19 (6.76%) DNS
6 18 (6.41%) LAN
7 17 (6.05%) WAN
8 12 (4.27%) TCP/IP
9 11 (3.91%) FTP
9 11 (3.91%) Unified Communications
10 8 (2.85%) VoIP
10 8 (2.85%) DHCP
11 7 (2.49%) SSL
12 6 (2.14%) Network Security
13 5 (1.78%) Internet
13 5 (1.78%) MPLS
13 5 (1.78%) OSPF
13 5 (1.78%) BGP
13 5 (1.78%) HTTP
13 5 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.13%) SQL Server
2 46 (16.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (9.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (8.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (7.47%) Oracle Reports
6 19 (6.76%) Oracle Database
7 17 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (3.20%) MySQL
9 8 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.49%) QlikView
10 7 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.71%) MS Access
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.71%) Essbase
12 1 (0.36%) Ingres
12 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (7.47%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (6.76%) Subversion
3 18 (6.41%) JIRA
4 11 (3.91%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.91%) Maven
4 11 (3.91%) JUnit
5 8 (2.85%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (16.73%) Finance
2 9 (3.20%) Legal
3 6 (2.14%) Law
4 4 (1.42%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.07%) Back Office
5 3 (1.07%) French Language
6 2 (0.71%) Advertising
6 2 (0.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (34.16%) Analyst
2 39 (13.88%) Service Analyst
3 32 (11.39%) Support Analyst
4 29 (10.32%) Service Desk Analyst
5 22 (7.83%) Developer
6 20 (7.12%) Support Engineer
6 20 (7.12%) Team Leader
7 15 (5.34%) Applications Support
7 15 (5.34%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (5.34%) Administrator
8 14 (4.98%) Service Manager
9 12 (4.27%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 12 (4.27%) UNIX Administrator
9 12 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (3.91%) Java Developer
10 11 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (3.91%) Technical Engineer
10 11 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 11 (3.91%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.47%) HTML
2 20 (7.12%) CSS
3 19 (6.76%) jQuery
4 18 (6.41%) .NET
4 18 (6.41%) XML
5 14 (4.98%) Web Services
6 12 (4.27%) ASP.NET
7 11 (3.91%) SOAP
7 11 (3.91%) HTML5
7 11 (3.91%) CSS3
7 11 (3.91%) AngularJS
7 11 (3.91%) Hibernate
7 11 (3.91%) Spring
7 11 (3.91%) Ajax
7 11 (3.91%) Java EE
8 3 (1.07%) J2EE
8 3 (1.07%) LAMP
9 2 (0.71%) WAP
10 1 (0.36%) Middleware
10 1 (0.36%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.05%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.98%) Clustering
4 12 (4.27%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.56%) Statistics
5 10 (3.56%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.85%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.78%) Replication
8 4 (1.42%) IVR
9 3 (1.07%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.07%) User Experience
9 3 (1.07%) CMDB
9 3 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.71%) PKI
11 1 (0.36%) NHS
11 1 (0.36%) GIS
11 1 (0.36%) RMADS
11 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 118 (41.99%) Windows
2 53 (18.86%) Linux
3 46 (16.37%) UNIX
4 36 (12.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (9.25%) Windows 7
6 23 (8.19%) Windows XP
6 23 (8.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (4.63%) CentOS
8 12 (4.27%) Solaris
9 11 (3.91%) SUSE
9 11 (3.91%) Debian
10 9 (3.20%) AIX
11 8 (2.85%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.42%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.42%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.07%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (55.16%) ITIL
2 37 (13.17%) Problem Management
3 35 (12.46%) Service Management
3 35 (12.46%) Incident Management
4 32 (11.39%) Service Delivery
4 32 (11.39%) Change Control
5 22 (7.83%) Mentoring
5 22 (7.83%) Project Management
6 21 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (6.76%) Performance Management
7 19 (6.76%) Change Management
7 19 (6.76%) Configuration Management
8 18 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (6.41%) E-Commerce
9 16 (5.69%) Data Protection
10 14 (4.98%) Line Management
11 12 (4.27%) Business Continuity
11 12 (4.27%) Data Management
12 11 (3.91%) Web Design
12 11 (3.91%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 75 (26.69%) SQL
2 32 (11.39%) JavaScript
3 25 (8.90%) PowerShell
4 24 (8.54%) T-SQL
5 21 (7.47%) Java
5 21 (7.47%) PL/SQL
6 17 (6.05%) Perl
7 15 (5.34%) Bash Shell
8 14 (4.98%) Shell Script
8 14 (4.98%) C#
9 8 (2.85%) VBA
10 3 (1.07%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.71%) VB
11 2 (0.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (0.71%) PHP
12 1 (0.36%) C
12 1 (0.36%) VBScript
12 1 (0.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (9.96%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (9.61%) CCNA
3 20 (7.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (6.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 17 (6.05%) MCSE
6 15 (5.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (4.63%) Degree
7 13 (4.63%) CCNP
8 11 (3.91%) CCSE
9 10 (3.56%) Security Cleared
10 8 (2.85%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.85%) CISSP
11 7 (2.49%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.14%) MCSA
13 4 (1.42%) CCDA
13 4 (1.42%) CCDP
13 4 (1.42%) VCP5
13 4 (1.42%) CEH
13 4 (1.42%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.07%) QA
System Software
1 79 (28.11%) Active Directory
2 49 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.47%) XenApp
4 12 (4.27%) vSphere
5 10 (3.56%) Samba
5 10 (3.56%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.85%) XenServer
7 7 (2.49%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.14%) Hyper-V
9 5 (1.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.36%) NFS
11 1 (0.36%) UAG
11 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (5.69%) NetBackup
2 13 (4.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (3.20%) Puppet
4 8 (2.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.42%) Graphite
6 3 (1.07%) Opsview
6 3 (1.07%) SCOM
7 2 (0.71%) WSUS
7 2 (0.71%) SCCM
7 2 (0.71%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.71%) Nagios
7 2 (0.71%) cPanel
7 2 (0.71%) Plesk
7 2 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.71%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 88 (31.32%) Microsoft
2 57 (20.28%) Citrix
3 56 (19.93%) VMware
4 42 (14.95%) Oracle
5 35 (12.46%) Cisco
6 31 (11.03%) Symantec
7 28 (9.96%) NetApp
8 23 (8.19%) CheckPoint
9 11 (3.91%) Red Hat
9 11 (3.91%) Hitachi
10 10 (3.56%) Avaya
10 10 (3.56%) CommVault
10 10 (3.56%) HP
11 8 (2.85%) AppSense
11 8 (2.85%) Postini
11 8 (2.85%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.49%) Business Objects
12 7 (2.49%) Tableau
13 5 (1.78%) Verint
13 5 (1.78%) Kaspersky
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago