The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 45 35 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +37
Permanent jobs citing SLA 40 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.24% 5.70% 0.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 51.28% 52.11% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 6
Average salary £27,500 £33,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
78 71 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.27% 10.94% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 65 62 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SLA Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

SLA
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -15 27 £27,500 -36.04% 1
Wellingborough -2 2 £32,000 +60.00%
Brackley - 1 - -
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 43 (59.72%) ITIL
2 35 (48.61%) Microsoft
3 30 (41.67%) Windows
4 23 (31.94%) MCP
4 23 (31.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 20 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (25.00%) DHCP
7 18 (25.00%) DNS
7 18 (25.00%) MCSE
7 18 (25.00%) MCITP
8 17 (23.61%) WAN
9 15 (20.83%) SharePoint
10 14 (19.44%) LAN
11 13 (18.06%) SQL
11 13 (18.06%) MS Office
11 13 (18.06%) Change Management
11 13 (18.06%) Telecoms
12 12 (16.67%) Service Delivery
12 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 12 (16.67%) IIS
12 12 (16.67%) VPN
12 12 (16.67%) Time Management
13 11 (15.28%) SSL
14 10 (13.89%) Citrix
14 10 (13.89%) Firewall
14 10 (13.89%) Retail
14 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (12.50%) NetScaler

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.67%) IIS
3 6 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (6.94%) CMS
4 5 (6.94%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.94%) Drupal
4 5 (6.94%) WordPress
5 2 (2.78%) Lync
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Office
2 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) DHCP
1 18 (25.00%) DNS
2 17 (23.61%) WAN
3 14 (19.44%) LAN
4 12 (16.67%) VPN
5 11 (15.28%) SSL
6 10 (13.89%) Firewall
7 9 (12.50%) NetScaler
7 9 (12.50%) SAN
8 6 (8.33%) VLAN
9 3 (4.17%) Internet
9 3 (4.17%) WLAN
10 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) MySQL
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.06%) Telecoms
2 10 (13.89%) Retail
3 6 (8.33%) Finance
4 5 (6.94%) Electronics
5 3 (4.17%) Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (48.61%) Analyst
2 28 (38.89%) Support Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Developer
3 10 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (12.50%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Citrix Support
4 9 (12.50%) Senior Citrix Support
4 9 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) PHP Developer
6 5 (6.94%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (6.94%) PHP Zend Developer
6 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) IT Support
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) HTML
2 5 (6.94%) Flash
2 5 (6.94%) Ext JS
3 4 (5.56%) jQuery
3 4 (5.56%) Ajax
3 4 (5.56%) .NET
3 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.56%) CSS
3 4 (5.56%) XML
3 4 (5.56%) XSL
4 2 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (2.78%) HTML5
4 2 (2.78%) Backbone.js
4 2 (2.78%) Sass
4 2 (2.78%) LESS
4 2 (2.78%) Ember.js
4 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.78%) OOCSS
4 2 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 9 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 5 (6.94%) Clustering
3 2 (2.78%) iPhone
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.67%) Windows
2 23 (31.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.17%) Linux
6 2 (2.78%) Android
6 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (59.72%) ITIL
2 13 (18.06%) Change Management
3 12 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 12 (16.67%) Time Management
4 9 (12.50%) Change Control
5 8 (11.11%) OO
5 8 (11.11%) Project Management
6 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.94%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.94%) OOP
7 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (5.56%) Six Sigma
8 4 (5.56%) Web Design
8 4 (5.56%) Service Management
9 3 (4.17%) Information Security
9 3 (4.17%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (2.78%) Android Development
10 2 (2.78%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.94%) PHP
3 5 (6.94%) ActionScript
4 4 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (31.94%) MCP
2 20 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (25.00%) MCSE
3 18 (25.00%) MCITP
4 9 (12.50%) CCIA
4 9 (12.50%) CCA
4 9 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (12.50%) MCSA
5 4 (5.56%) PMP
5 4 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.56%) MOS
6 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.78%) CISSP
6 2 (2.78%) CISA
6 2 (2.78%) CISM
7 1 (1.39%) Degree
7 1 (1.39%) HNC
7 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) COBIT
1 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.50%) XenApp
2 9 (12.50%) XenServer
2 9 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (48.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) Citrix
3 9 (12.50%) Wyse
3 9 (12.50%) VMware
4 5 (6.94%) Zend
5 2 (2.78%) Twitter
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco
6 1 (1.39%) Websense
6 1 (1.39%) Remedy
6 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.39%) NetApp
6 1 (1.39%) Nokia
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bonus+bens
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