The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 34 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 28 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.14% 3.44% 2.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 51.85% 27.38% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 16
Median salary £34,500 £33,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.98% +24.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £19,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,800 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
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
54 84 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.91% 12.57% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 69 65
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £26,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Northampton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Northampton region with a requirement for SLA.

1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
1 17 (47.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (41.67%) MCP
2 15 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 12 (33.33%) Law
3 12 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
3 12 (33.33%) MOS
4 11 (30.56%) HND
5 8 (22.22%) Coaching
6 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.67%) Performance Management
7 6 (16.67%) Supplier Management
8 5 (13.89%) Legal
8 5 (13.89%) Windows
8 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
8 5 (13.89%) Virtual Team
9 4 (11.11%) CMS
9 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 4 (11.11%) Cisco
9 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (11.11%) Google
9 4 (11.11%) Degree
9 4 (11.11%) Retail
10 3 (8.33%) CCVP
10 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 3 (8.33%) Release Management
10 3 (8.33%) Drupal

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 4 (11.11%) CMS
2 3 (8.33%) Drupal
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.56%) Liferay
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
1 1 (2.78%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (5.56%) SSL
1 2 (5.56%) VoIP
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (33.33%) Law
2 5 (13.89%) Legal
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 11 (30.56%) Team Leader
2 7 (19.44%) Service Desk Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Service Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Supplier Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Middleware Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
1 3 (8.33%) jQuery
2 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.56%) J2EE
2 2 (5.56%) JMS
2 2 (5.56%) JSON
2 2 (5.56%) LAMP
2 2 (5.56%) Middleware
2 2 (5.56%) REST
2 2 (5.56%) SOAP
2 2 (5.56%) Spring
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) XSLT
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 15 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 12 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
4 8 (22.22%) Coaching
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.33%) Patch Management
6 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.33%) Release Management
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Validation
6 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) PHP
2 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) MCP
2 12 (33.33%) MOS
3 11 (30.56%) HND
4 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.33%) CCNP
5 3 (8.33%) CCNP Voice
5 3 (8.33%) CCVP
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco
2 4 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (5.56%) WSO2
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) RedPrairie
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) Wyse
4 1 (2.78%) Zend