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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 54 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 22 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.14% 2.10% 2.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.58% 29.63% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 10
Median salary £37,626 £50,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.74% +57.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £23,180 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,600 £77,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
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
86 54 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.29% 7.10% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 65 45 62
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,450
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +8 15 £37,626 +57.42% 2
Durham +8 6 £57,500 +15.00%
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 27 (56.25%) ITIL
2 22 (45.83%) Service Delivery
3 19 (39.58%) Windows
4 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.83%) SAP
5 10 (20.83%) Project Management
5 10 (20.83%) Incident Management
6 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 9 (18.75%) SQL
6 9 (18.75%) Unix
6 9 (18.75%) Capacity Management
7 8 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 8 (16.67%) AIX
7 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 8 (16.67%) Degree
8 7 (14.58%) Solaris
9 6 (12.50%) Change Management
9 6 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (12.50%) Linux
9 6 (12.50%) Documentum
9 6 (12.50%) EMC
9 6 (12.50%) Pega
9 6 (12.50%) Finance
9 6 (12.50%) Content Management
9 6 (12.50%) Case Management
9 6 (12.50%) Escalation Management
9 6 (12.50%) Virtual Team
9 6 (12.50%) DevOps
10 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
10 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing

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 (12.50%) Documentum
2 3 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) SAP PP
2 3 (6.25%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.25%) DigitalOcean
1 3 (6.25%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) VoIP
3 2 (4.17%) POP3
3 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.17%) SMTP
3 2 (4.17%) VPN
3 2 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.08%) ADSL
4 1 (2.08%) DSL
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) MPLS
4 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.17%) MS Access
3 2 (4.17%) Power BI
3 2 (4.17%) PowerPivot
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Local Government
4 1 (2.08%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Support Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) Consultant
2 5 (10.42%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (10.42%) SAP PP Consultant
3 4 (8.33%) Administrator
3 4 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) IT Support
3 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 4 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Unix Support
3 4 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) DBA
4 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 3 (6.25%) SAP Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Systems Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 3 (6.25%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.25%) Statistics
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.17%) Ergonomics
5 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Unix
3 8 (16.67%) AIX
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (14.58%) Solaris
5 6 (12.50%) Linux
6 3 (6.25%) CentOS
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) ITIL
2 22 (45.83%) Service Delivery
3 10 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 10 (20.83%) Project Management
4 9 (18.75%) Capacity Management
5 6 (12.50%) Case Management
5 6 (12.50%) Change Management
5 6 (12.50%) Content Management
5 6 (12.50%) DevOps
5 6 (12.50%) Escalation Management
6 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.33%) Operations Management
7 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.33%) QMS
7 4 (8.33%) Quality Management
7 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.33%) Service Management
8 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) VB
3 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.25%) CCNA
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) AAT
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VirtualBox
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.25%) Xen
2 2 (4.17%) Firmware
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Ansible
1 3 (6.25%) Nagios
1 3 (6.25%) OpenNMS
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.25%) Puppet
1 3 (6.25%) ZABBIX
1 3 (6.25%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) SAP
3 6 (12.50%) EMC
3 6 (12.50%) Pega
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco
5 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 4 (8.33%) VMware
6 3 (6.25%) Google
6 3 (6.25%) Rackspace
6 3 (6.25%) SaltStack
7 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix
8 1 (2.08%) Cognizant
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