The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 56 55 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Permanent jobs citing SLA 20 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.05% 3.09% 5.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.99% 37.04% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 17
Average salary £33,000 £27,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £31,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
SLA
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
69 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 10.53% 8.33% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 35
Average salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SLA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SLA Salary Trend in Northampton

SLA
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Northampton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 25 (58.14%) ITIL
2 18 (41.86%) Service Delivery
3 17 (39.53%) Law
4 16 (37.21%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (32.56%) HND
7 13 (30.23%) MCP
7 13 (30.23%) Service Desk Management
7 13 (30.23%) MOS
8 11 (25.58%) ISO 9001
9 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
9 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
10 8 (18.60%) Windows
10 8 (18.60%) MS Office
10 8 (18.60%) Service Management
10 8 (18.60%) Retail
11 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
12 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
12 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
13 4 (9.30%) ITSM
13 4 (9.30%) LAN
13 4 (9.30%) WAN
13 4 (9.30%) SQL
14 3 (6.98%) Linux
14 3 (6.98%) C
14 3 (6.98%) Cisco
14 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
14 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
14 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
14 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) LAN
2 4 (9.30%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) Intranet
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Hudson
General
1 17 (39.53%) Law
2 8 (18.60%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Welsh Language
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Finance
5 1 (2.33%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) Military
5 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Team Leader
1 17 (39.53%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 12 (27.91%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.98%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.65%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Service Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.33%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 1 (2.33%) Support Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Service Desk Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) ITIL
2 18 (41.86%) Service Delivery
3 13 (30.23%) Service Desk Management
4 8 (18.60%) Service Management
5 4 (9.30%) ITSM
6 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
7 2 (4.65%) Coaching
7 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.33%) Time Management
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.33%) People Management
8 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.33%) Change Management
8 1 (2.33%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) HND
2 13 (30.23%) MOS
2 13 (30.23%) MCP
3 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) CCNA
4 1 (2.33%) CCDP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) XenApp
2 1 (2.33%) vSphere
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
3 2 (4.65%) F5
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) NetApp
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago