The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 20 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.18% 1.05% 2.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.71% 11.76% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 8
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £45,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
SLA
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
56 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.72% 8.95% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 54 28 22
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £28,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SLA
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Leicester region.

SLA Salary Trend in Leicester

SLA
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Leicester

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 21 (65.63%) ITIL
2 12 (37.50%) Project Management
3 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
4 8 (25.00%) Change Management
4 8 (25.00%) Finance
4 8 (25.00%) Service Management
4 8 (25.00%) Process Management
4 8 (25.00%) ITSM
4 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (21.88%) LexisNexis
5 7 (21.88%) Visualfiles
5 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
5 7 (21.88%) Law
5 7 (21.88%) Legal
5 7 (21.88%) CMS
5 7 (21.88%) .NET
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
8 3 (9.38%) WAN
8 3 (9.38%) SQL
8 3 (9.38%) Windows
9 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
9 2 (6.25%) VMware
9 2 (6.25%) Firewall
9 2 (6.25%) Management Information System

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (21.88%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Visualfiles
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) FTP
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Law
2 7 (21.88%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Service Manager
1 7 (21.88%) Case Management Developer
1 7 (21.88%) CMS Developer
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Support Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Support Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Services Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ADO
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) ITIL
2 12 (37.50%) Project Management
3 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
4 8 (25.00%) Change Management
4 8 (25.00%) Service Management
4 8 (25.00%) Process Management
4 8 (25.00%) ITSM
4 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
9 1 (3.13%) High Availability
9 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
3 1 (3.13%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) CCIE
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) MCDBA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) LexisNexis
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint