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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 39 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 55 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.72% 3.16% 4.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 53.40% 50.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 48 11 25
Average salary £27,000 £38,600 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.05% +67.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
103 40 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.72% 6.32% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 91 29 78
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +22.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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
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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 35 £27,000 -30.85% 2
Kettering - 2 £55,000 -
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 46 (58.23%) ITIL
2 28 (35.44%) Service Delivery
3 27 (34.18%) Windows
4 26 (32.91%) Microsoft
5 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
5 22 (27.85%) MCP
6 19 (24.05%) HND
6 19 (24.05%) Crystal Reports
7 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
7 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (22.78%) Retail
8 17 (21.52%) Windows 7
9 15 (18.99%) MS Exchange
10 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (16.46%) MS Office
12 12 (15.19%) MCSE
12 12 (15.19%) Law
13 11 (13.92%) MCITP
13 11 (13.92%) MCSA
14 10 (12.66%) ISO 9001
14 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
14 10 (12.66%) HTML
14 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
14 10 (12.66%) .NET
14 10 (12.66%) MOS
14 10 (12.66%) Service Desk Management
15 9 (11.39%) MCTS
15 9 (11.39%) Legal
15 9 (11.39%) C#
15 9 (11.39%) SharePoint

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (18.99%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.39%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (8.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.80%) IIS
7 2 (2.53%) Lync
7 2 (2.53%) Drupal
7 2 (2.53%) WordPress
7 2 (2.53%) CMS
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Office
2 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Magento
2 1 (1.27%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.39%) VPN
2 9 (11.39%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) LAN
3 2 (2.53%) WAN
3 2 (2.53%) Intranet
3 2 (2.53%) Internet
3 2 (2.53%) Extranet
3 2 (2.53%) Firewall
4 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) MySQL
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) AdminStudio
General
1 18 (22.78%) Retail
2 12 (15.19%) Law
3 9 (11.39%) Legal
4 6 (7.59%) Finance
5 2 (2.53%) Marketing
5 2 (2.53%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.27%) Front Office
6 1 (1.27%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 24 (30.38%) Team Leader
1 24 (30.38%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 22 (27.85%) Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Service Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.59%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) DBA
9 4 (5.06%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.80%) Help Desk Team Lead
10 3 (3.80%) Information Security Consultant
10 3 (3.80%) Services Delivery Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Security Consultant
11 2 (2.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 2 (2.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 2 (2.53%) PHP Zend Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) HTML
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 8 (10.13%) XML
2 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
2 8 (10.13%) CSS
2 8 (10.13%) Ajax
2 8 (10.13%) jQuery
3 3 (3.80%) XSL
3 3 (3.80%) Web Services
3 3 (3.80%) WCF
3 3 (3.80%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.53%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.53%) Ext JS
4 2 (2.53%) Flash
5 1 (1.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) iPhone
2 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Windows
2 17 (21.52%) Windows 7
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.86%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.53%) Android
7 1 (1.27%) Solaris
7 1 (1.27%) Linux
7 1 (1.27%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) ITIL
2 28 (35.44%) Service Delivery
3 10 (12.66%) Service Desk Management
4 8 (10.13%) Project Management
4 8 (10.13%) Service Management
5 7 (8.86%) Time Management
5 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.59%) Change Management
6 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.33%) Coaching
8 4 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.06%) Six Sigma
8 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.06%) Information Security
9 3 (3.80%) OO
9 3 (3.80%) CRM
9 3 (3.80%) Web Development
9 3 (3.80%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (2.53%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
2 9 (11.39%) C#
3 8 (10.13%) SQL
4 7 (8.86%) VB
5 2 (2.53%) ActionScript
5 2 (2.53%) PHP
6 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.27%) C
6 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (27.85%) MCP
2 19 (24.05%) HND
3 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (15.19%) MCSE
5 11 (13.92%) MCITP
5 11 (13.92%) MCSA
6 10 (12.66%) MOS
7 9 (11.39%) MCTS
8 7 (8.86%) Degree
9 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
9 4 (5.06%) PMP
9 4 (5.06%) PMI Certification
9 4 (5.06%) CISSP
10 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.53%) CCNP
10 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.53%) CISA
10 2 (2.53%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.06%) COBIT
2 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) XenApp
3 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) SCCM
1 3 (3.80%) SCOM
2 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Zend
2 2 (2.53%) Citrix
2 2 (2.53%) Cisco
3 1 (1.27%) VMware
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
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