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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 52 47 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs citing SLA 24 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.72% 3.85% 7.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.77% 50.00% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 22
Average salary £21,500 £27,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% -25.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £36,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
78 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.07% 7.70% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 41
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Northampton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 26 (61.90%) ITIL
2 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
3 21 (50.00%) Windows
4 19 (45.24%) Retail
5 16 (38.10%) MS Office
6 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 15 (35.71%) Service Delivery
7 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
8 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
8 8 (19.05%) ITIL V3
9 7 (16.67%) Time Management
9 7 (16.67%) SQL
9 7 (16.67%) .NET
10 6 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (14.29%) MCP
10 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
10 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.29%) Law
10 6 (14.29%) Service Management
11 5 (11.90%) HND
11 5 (11.90%) LAN
11 5 (11.90%) WAN
11 5 (11.90%) Service Desk Management
12 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (9.52%) MOS
12 4 (9.52%) ISO 9001
13 3 (7.14%) Cisco
13 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (7.14%) Linux

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (38.10%) MS Office
2 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) LAN
2 5 (11.90%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) Intranet
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Hudson
General
1 19 (45.24%) Retail
2 6 (14.29%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Welsh Language
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (2.38%) Military
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Service Manager
4 8 (19.05%) Support Manager
4 8 (19.05%) Service Desk Manager
4 8 (19.05%) Service Support Manager
5 7 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 7 (16.67%) Team Leader
6 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (11.90%) Service Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
9 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) EPoS
2 1 (2.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.14%) Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) ITIL
2 15 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL V3
4 7 (16.67%) Time Management
5 6 (14.29%) Service Management
6 5 (11.90%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 1 (2.38%) CRM
8 1 (2.38%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) ITSM
8 1 (2.38%) Workflow
8 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.38%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) MCP
2 5 (11.90%) HND
3 4 (9.52%) MOS
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) CCDP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) XenApp
2 1 (2.38%) vSphere
2 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) Dell
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) NetApp
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
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