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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 68 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing SLA 15 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.93% 1.85% 3.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.07% 30.43% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 23
Average salary £26,250 £24,250 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% +15.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £27,750 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
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
83 46 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.68% 6.09% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75 46 71
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,800 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -2 14 £27,500 +14.58% 6
Northumberland 0 1 £19,000 -26.92%
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Hyper-V
3 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (28.57%) NAS
5 8 (28.57%) SAN
5 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 8 (28.57%) UNIX
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (25.00%) Italian Language
7 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 6 (21.43%) French Language
7 6 (21.43%) German Language
7 6 (21.43%) DHCP
7 6 (21.43%) NFS
7 6 (21.43%) DNS
7 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) Symantec
8 5 (17.86%) Firewall

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) NAS
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) DHCP
2 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (17.86%) LAN
3 5 (17.86%) WAN
4 4 (14.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle OWB
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (25.00%) Italian Language
2 6 (21.43%) French Language
2 6 (21.43%) German Language
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Back Office
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Support
2 5 (17.86%) Field Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (28.57%) UNIX
4 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (17.86%) Software Deployment
3 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.29%) Coaching
3 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.29%) Practice Management
3 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) B2B
4 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
2 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VB6
3 2 (7.14%) VB
3 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Hyper-V
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (21.43%) NFS
5 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) VMware
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Symantec
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) WatchGuard
4 3 (10.71%) Informatica
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) Peregrine
5 1 (3.57%) Reuters
5 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.57%) Fidessa
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Tradeweb
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Salary: £47500
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
SCC
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Car + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago