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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 43 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 28 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.80% 4.54% 3.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 41.79% 51.72% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 11
Average salary £33,500 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.07% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £41,300 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
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
67 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.10% 8.77% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 23
Average salary £33,500 £29,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.55% -25.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £21,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 31 August 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Northampton

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (52.08%) ITIL
2 23 (47.92%) Law
3 22 (45.83%) Service Delivery
4 21 (43.75%) Crystal Reports
5 20 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (39.58%) HND
7 18 (37.50%) Service Desk Management
8 17 (35.42%) MOS
8 17 (35.42%) MCP
9 15 (31.25%) ISO 9001
10 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.42%) Service Management
11 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
11 5 (10.42%) LAN
11 5 (10.42%) WAN
11 5 (10.42%) Windows
11 5 (10.42%) MS Office
12 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
12 4 (8.33%) SQL
12 4 (8.33%) Retail
12 4 (8.33%) User Experience
13 3 (6.25%) Coaching
13 3 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (6.25%) Welsh Language
13 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
13 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
13 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
13 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
13 3 (6.25%) ITSM
13 3 (6.25%) Management Information System

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
2 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) LAN
1 5 (10.42%) WAN
1 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.08%) ATM
3 1 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Hudson
General
1 23 (47.92%) Law
2 4 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Welsh Language
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Finance
5 1 (2.08%) Games
5 1 (2.08%) Military
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Team Leader
1 22 (45.83%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 11 (22.92%) Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.17%) Developer
6 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.17%) UI Programmer
6 2 (4.17%) Report Writer
6 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) ATM Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Procurement Administrator
7 1 (2.08%) Procurement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) CSS
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
1 2 (4.17%) HTML5
1 2 (4.17%) CSS3
1 2 (4.17%) Backbone.js
1 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) ITIL
2 22 (45.83%) Service Delivery
3 18 (37.50%) Service Desk Management
4 5 (10.42%) Service Management
5 3 (6.25%) Coaching
5 3 (6.25%) ITSM
5 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.17%) Project Management
6 2 (4.17%) Mobile Development
6 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.08%) People Management
7 1 (2.08%) Change Management
7 1 (2.08%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) C
3 2 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) HND
2 17 (35.42%) MOS
2 17 (35.42%) MCP
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) CCDP
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (2.08%) Dell
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) NetApp
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago