The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 48 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 8 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.00% 1.44% 2.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.78% 19.51% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 11
Average salary £22,700 £24,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.39% +3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £37,100 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.09%
SLA
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
23 41 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.74% 7.39% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 34
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,160 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,050 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SLA
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SLA Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SLA
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (40.00%) UNIX
5 8 (40.00%) SAN
5 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (40.00%) NAS
6 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) NetApp
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) DHCP
6 5 (25.00%) NFS
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) French Language
6 5 (25.00%) German Language
6 5 (25.00%) Italian Language
6 5 (25.00%) Spanish Language
6 5 (25.00%) iSCSI

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
1 8 (40.00%) NAS
2 5 (25.00%) DHCP
2 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle OWB
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (25.00%) French Language
1 5 (25.00%) German Language
1 5 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 5 (25.00%) Spanish Language
2 4 (20.00%) Hebrew Language
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Support
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Field Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.00%) B2B
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.00%) ETL
2 3 (15.00%) SDLC
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.00%) BCP
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (25.00%) NFS
3 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) NetApp
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) WatchGuard
6 3 (15.00%) Informatica
6 3 (15.00%) Convergys
7 1 (5.00%) Tradeweb
7 1 (5.00%) Reuters
7 1 (5.00%) Bloomberg
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec
7 1 (5.00%) Fidessa
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) EMC