The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 87 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 7 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.63% 4.17% 3.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.50% 38.55% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 28
Average salary £26,000 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £19,100 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
SLA
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
56 83 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 5.05% 10.81% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 53 58 92
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £20,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

SLA
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the North Yorkshire region.

SLA Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

SLA
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Harrogate -29 3 £35,000 +6.06%
Skipton - 1 £26,000 -
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (51.85%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
5 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (11.11%) SCCM
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 3 (11.11%) WSUS
6 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Intel
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
7 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.41%) Firewall
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) ATM
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) FTP
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) WebLOAD
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
2 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Procurement Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
3 3 (11.11%) Procurement Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Support Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (3.70%) EDI Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XML
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) SAP PI
2 1 (3.70%) EDI
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
2 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Information Security
4 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) Content Management
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Network Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) HND
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
1 3 (11.11%) WSUS
2 2 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Intel
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas
4 1 (3.70%) EMC