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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 63 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 22 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.76% 2.12% 2.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.92% 38.64% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 15
Median salary £40,750 £43,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.32% +67.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £21,020 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £33,600
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -1.47%
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
96 44 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.03% 5.49% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 81 35 53
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +18.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £22,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +2 17 £37,626 +63.94% 2
Durham +10 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for SLA.

1 32 (59.26%) ITIL
2 23 (42.59%) Service Delivery
3 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 20 (37.04%) Windows
5 14 (25.93%) Incident Management
6 13 (24.07%) Project Management
7 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
8 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
9 10 (18.52%) SQL
9 10 (18.52%) Linux
9 10 (18.52%) Finance
10 9 (16.67%) Change Management
10 9 (16.67%) Capacity Management
11 8 (14.81%) SAP
11 8 (14.81%) Management Information System
11 8 (14.81%) Degree
12 7 (12.96%) Operations Management
12 7 (12.96%) Risk Management
12 7 (12.96%) VMware
12 7 (12.96%) MS Office
12 7 (12.96%) Unix
12 7 (12.96%) Service Management
13 6 (11.11%) Nagios
13 6 (11.11%) MySQL
13 6 (11.11%) AIX
13 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (11.11%) Xen
13 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
13 6 (11.11%) Google

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.56%) Documentum
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) MS Office
3 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.70%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) SAP PP
2 3 (5.56%) SAP R/3
2 3 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.11%) DigitalOcean
1 6 (11.11%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) SAN
1 3 (5.56%) SNMP
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) DSL
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) POP3
3 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.85%) SMTP
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) VoIP
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) MySQL
2 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.85%) MS Access
3 1 (1.85%) Power BI
3 1 (1.85%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Local Government
3 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Administrator
4 4 (7.41%) Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) IT Support
4 4 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) SAP PP Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Unix Support
4 4 (7.41%) Unix Support Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Customer Relationship Manager
5 3 (5.56%) DBA
5 3 (5.56%) IT Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Relationships Manager
5 3 (5.56%) SAP Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) CSS
1 2 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 5 (9.26%) Statistics
4 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.56%) NHS
5 3 (5.56%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.85%) Ergonomics
7 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
3 10 (18.52%) Linux
4 7 (12.96%) Unix
5 6 (11.11%) AIX
5 6 (11.11%) CentOS
5 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (9.26%) Solaris
7 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) ITIL
2 23 (42.59%) Service Delivery
3 14 (25.93%) Incident Management
4 13 (24.07%) Project Management
5 9 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 9 (16.67%) Change Management
6 7 (12.96%) Operations Management
6 7 (12.96%) Risk Management
6 7 (12.96%) Service Management
7 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (9.26%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
9 4 (7.41%) QMS
9 4 (7.41%) Quality Management
9 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (5.56%) CRM
10 3 (5.56%) Supplier Management
10 3 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.56%) VB
4 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) CIPD
4 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (1.85%) AAT
5 1 (1.85%) CCNA
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) VirtualBox
1 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (11.11%) Xen
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) Firmware
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Ansible
1 6 (11.11%) Nagios
1 6 (11.11%) OpenNMS
1 6 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.11%) Puppet
1 6 (11.11%) ZABBIX
1 6 (11.11%) Zenoss
2 2 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) SAP
3 7 (12.96%) VMware
4 6 (11.11%) Google
4 6 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 6 (11.11%) SaltStack
5 4 (7.41%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.56%) EMC
6 3 (5.56%) Pega
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (1.85%) BT
8 1 (1.85%) Citrix
8 1 (1.85%) Cognizant
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