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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 66 58 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.40% 2.29% 4.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 29.17% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 25
Average salary £24,200 £24,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £18,080
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £28,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
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
70 48 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.82% 7.86% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 63 46 76
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -16 9 £23,400 -2.50% 6
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
4 9 (31.03%) UNIX
4 9 (31.03%) Linux
5 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
5 8 (27.59%) SAN
5 8 (27.59%) VMware
5 8 (27.59%) NAS
5 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 6 (20.69%) DNS
7 6 (20.69%) DHCP
7 6 (20.69%) NFS
7 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
7 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
7 6 (20.69%) Symantec
7 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
7 6 (20.69%) Italian Language
8 5 (17.24%) French Language
8 5 (17.24%) German Language
8 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.24%) Software Deployment
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
1 8 (27.59%) NAS
2 6 (20.69%) DHCP
2 6 (20.69%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (13.79%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (20.69%) Italian Language
2 5 (17.24%) French Language
2 5 (17.24%) German Language
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Local Government
4 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Technical Support
2 6 (20.69%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Service Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Field Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) COM+
1 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) NHS
1 1 (3.45%) Replication
1 1 (3.45%) PDA
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (31.03%) UNIX
4 9 (31.03%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
5 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
2 5 (17.24%) Software Deployment
3 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.79%) Coaching
3 4 (13.79%) Practice Management
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) B2B
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) ETL
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.90%) VB
3 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.90%) VB6
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
4 6 (20.69%) NFS
5 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) VMware
2 6 (20.69%) Symantec
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) WatchGuard
5 2 (6.90%) Informatica
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Peregrine
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
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