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 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 63 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 13 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.88% 2.47% 3.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.24% 29.79% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 18
Average salary £25,000 £31,962 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.78% +33.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,830 £18,710 £19,810
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £67,500 £41,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
34 47 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.91% 8.29% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 59
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,760 £24,500 £21,467
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £51,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -11.92% 3
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) ITIL
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
4 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (21.21%) Retail
4 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (18.18%) Coaching
5 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 6 (18.18%) UNIX
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 5 (15.15%) NAS
6 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (15.15%) VMware
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
6 5 (15.15%) DHCP
6 5 (15.15%) NFS
6 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
6 5 (15.15%) DNS
6 5 (15.15%) Symantec
6 5 (15.15%) SAN
7 4 (12.12%) Cisco
7 4 (12.12%) MS Office

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
1 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) NAS
1 5 (15.15%) DHCP
1 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 3 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.06%) LAN
3 2 (6.06%) VoIP
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 7 (21.21%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) French Language
2 4 (12.12%) German Language
2 4 (12.12%) Italian Language
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Local Government
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Services Delivery Manager
1 7 (21.21%) Service Manager
1 7 (21.21%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Support Technician
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Server Support
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Server Support Technician
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Server Technician
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) AS400
3 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) PDA
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 6 (18.18%) UNIX
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
3 6 (18.18%) Coaching
4 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.12%) Practice Management
4 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
4 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Validation
6 2 (6.06%) Workflow
6 2 (6.06%) Operations Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.06%) Line Management
6 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Python
1 4 (12.12%) C
1 4 (12.12%) Java
1 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCDST
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) NFS
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) ZENworks
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.15%) Symantec
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Apple
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) WatchGuard
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) Peregrine
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