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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 70 57 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -23
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.79% 2.13% 5.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.57% 34.69% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 24
Average salary £27,500 £25,250 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,680 £23,750 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £30,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.33%
SLA
England

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 North East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
49 49 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.26% 6.15% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 65
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,310 £24,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SLA
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SLA Salary Trend in the North East

SLA
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the North East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in the North East

SLA
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -12 12 £24,000 -1.03% 2
Durham - 1 £37,500 -
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
5 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) UNIX
6 6 (23.08%) SAN
6 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 6 (23.08%) NAS
6 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
7 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
7 5 (19.23%) LAN
7 5 (19.23%) WAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) NAS
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 5 (19.23%) DHCP
4 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle OWB
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (15.38%) Italian Language
2 3 (11.54%) French Language
2 3 (11.54%) German Language
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Back Office
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.85%) Hebrew Language
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Field Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Account Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) COM+
1 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (23.08%) UNIX
4 6 (23.08%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 4 (15.38%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) B2B
3 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 4 (15.38%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VB
4 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
4 4 (15.38%) NFS
4 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.85%) Firmware
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) WatchGuard
5 4 (15.38%) Informatica
6 3 (11.54%) NetApp
7 2 (7.69%) Symantec
8 1 (3.85%) Convergys
8 1 (3.85%) Tradeweb
8 1 (3.85%) Lotus
8 1 (3.85%) Reuters
8 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
8 1 (3.85%) Fidessa
8 1 (3.85%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago