The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 45 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 44 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.68% 3.54% 4.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 48.89% 51.11% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 26
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £43,550 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
SLA
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
90 45 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.57% 6.93% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 81 34 70
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton 0 30 £27,000 +8.00% 2
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 41 (56.94%) ITIL
2 27 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 23 (31.94%) Windows
4 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 19 (26.39%) Retail
6 18 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 17 (23.61%) MCP
8 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 15 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
10 14 (19.44%) HND
10 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
11 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
12 12 (16.67%) MS Office
13 10 (13.89%) Project Management
13 10 (13.89%) Law
14 9 (12.50%) MOS
14 9 (12.50%) HTML
14 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 9 (12.50%) MCSE
15 8 (11.11%) MCSA
15 8 (11.11%) SQL
15 8 (11.11%) .NET
15 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
15 8 (11.11%) ISO 9001
15 8 (11.11%) MCITP
15 8 (11.11%) Service Management
15 8 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
16 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.17%) Drupal
5 3 (4.17%) WordPress
5 3 (4.17%) IIS
5 3 (4.17%) CMS
6 2 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) MS Office
2 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.33%) VPN
2 6 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (2.78%) Intranet
3 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) Extranet
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) WAN
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) AdminStudio
General
1 19 (26.39%) Retail
2 10 (13.89%) Law
3 6 (8.33%) Legal
3 6 (8.33%) Finance
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Front Office
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Analyst
2 19 (26.39%) Team Leader
2 19 (26.39%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 13 (18.06%) Service Analyst
4 11 (15.28%) Support Analyst
5 10 (13.89%) Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Services Delivery Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (4.17%) PHP Zend Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Information Governance Specialist
10 2 (2.78%) Information Specialist
10 2 (2.78%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) HTML
2 8 (11.11%) .NET
3 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.33%) CSS
3 6 (8.33%) XML
3 6 (8.33%) Ajax
3 6 (8.33%) jQuery
4 3 (4.17%) Ext JS
4 3 (4.17%) WCF
4 3 (4.17%) Silverlight
4 3 (4.17%) XSL
4 3 (4.17%) Flash
4 3 (4.17%) Web Services
5 2 (2.78%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.39%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.78%) iPhone
2 1 (1.39%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.94%) Windows
2 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
3 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (9.72%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.78%) Android
6 1 (1.39%) CentOS
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Solaris
6 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) ITIL
2 27 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 10 (13.89%) Project Management
4 8 (11.11%) Service Management
4 8 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
5 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (9.72%) Time Management
5 7 (9.72%) Change Management
6 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.94%) Six Sigma
8 4 (5.56%) OO
8 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.56%) Information Security
8 4 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (4.17%) CRM
9 3 (4.17%) OOP
9 3 (4.17%) Web Development
9 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.17%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (2.78%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.11%) SQL
3 6 (8.33%) C#
4 5 (6.94%) VB
5 3 (4.17%) ActionScript
5 3 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) MCP
2 14 (19.44%) HND
3 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (12.50%) MOS
4 9 (12.50%) MCSE
5 8 (11.11%) MCSA
5 8 (11.11%) MCITP
6 6 (8.33%) Degree
6 6 (8.33%) MCTS
7 5 (6.94%) PMP
7 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
8 4 (5.56%) CISSP
8 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.78%) CISA
10 2 (2.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.56%) COBIT
2 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.39%) XenApp
3 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Zend
3 2 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
Northampton, Northamptonshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: Unspecified plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Daventry
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago