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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 43 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 46 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.54% 2.02% 2.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.71% 52.17% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 13
Average salary £27,000 £33,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.40% +9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,410 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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
113 23 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.14% 3.87% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 94 22 81
Average salary £36,750 £39,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.96% +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £65,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 23 £23,000 -40.41% 1
Kettering - 3 £55,000 -
Daventry - 2 £21,000 -
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 50 (56.18%) ITIL
2 46 (51.69%) Microsoft
3 35 (39.33%) Windows
4 31 (34.83%) MCP
5 30 (33.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (29.21%) Service Delivery
7 23 (25.84%) TCP/IP
8 22 (24.72%) HND
8 22 (24.72%) Windows 7
9 20 (22.47%) Crystal Reports
10 19 (21.35%) Active Directory
11 18 (20.22%) MCSE
12 15 (16.85%) MCITP
12 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (16.85%) MCSA
12 15 (16.85%) MS Office
12 15 (16.85%) SharePoint
13 14 (15.73%) MS Exchange
13 14 (15.73%) C#
13 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
14 13 (14.61%) HTML
14 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
14 13 (14.61%) .NET
14 13 (14.61%) Law
15 12 (13.48%) Legal
15 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET
15 12 (13.48%) CSS
15 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
15 12 (13.48%) XML
15 12 (13.48%) VPN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (16.85%) SharePoint
2 14 (15.73%) MS Exchange
3 12 (13.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (12.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.37%) IIS
7 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.25%) CMS
7 2 (2.25%) Lync
8 1 (1.12%) Drupal
8 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (16.85%) MS Office
2 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.25%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.12%) Magento
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.12%) TRIRIGA
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.84%) TCP/IP
2 12 (13.48%) VPN
2 12 (13.48%) DNS
3 6 (6.74%) LAN
3 6 (6.74%) WAN
4 4 (4.49%) Internet
5 2 (2.25%) Extranet
5 2 (2.25%) Firewall
5 2 (2.25%) DHCP
5 2 (2.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.47%) Crystal Reports
2 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (14.61%) Law
2 12 (13.48%) Legal
3 6 (6.74%) Retail
3 6 (6.74%) Finance
4 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Front Office
5 1 (1.12%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
5 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Analyst
2 27 (30.34%) Team Leader
2 27 (30.34%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 18 (20.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (20.22%) Service Analyst
4 13 (14.61%) Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Software Developer
6 10 (11.24%) Support Analyst
7 9 (10.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) SQL DBA
8 6 (6.74%) DBA
9 4 (4.49%) Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Help Desk Team Lead
9 4 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (3.37%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.25%) Network Consultant
11 2 (2.25%) Applications Support
11 2 (2.25%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.61%) HTML
1 13 (14.61%) .NET
2 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET
2 12 (13.48%) CSS
2 12 (13.48%) XML
2 12 (13.48%) Ajax
2 12 (13.48%) jQuery
3 3 (3.37%) WCF
3 3 (3.37%) Silverlight
3 3 (3.37%) XSL
3 3 (3.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) iPhone
4 1 (1.12%) PDA
4 1 (1.12%) Derivative
4 1 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.33%) Windows
2 22 (24.72%) Windows 7
3 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.87%) Windows XP
4 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Vista
6 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.37%) Android
8 2 (2.25%) Linux
9 1 (1.12%) UNIX
9 1 (1.12%) Solaris
9 1 (1.12%) CentOS
9 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.18%) ITIL
2 26 (29.21%) Service Delivery
3 11 (12.36%) Service Desk Management
4 10 (11.24%) Coaching
5 9 (10.11%) Service Management
6 7 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.74%) Time Management
8 4 (4.49%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.49%) Project Management
9 3 (3.37%) Change Management
9 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.37%) CRM
9 3 (3.37%) Information Management
9 3 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.37%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (3.37%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.37%) Web Development
9 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.37%) Process Improvement
10 2 (2.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) C#
2 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.36%) VB
4 6 (6.74%) SQL
5 2 (2.25%) C
5 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (34.83%) MCP
2 30 (33.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (24.72%) HND
4 18 (20.22%) MCSE
5 15 (16.85%) MCSA
5 15 (16.85%) MCITP
6 12 (13.48%) Degree
6 12 (13.48%) MCTS
7 10 (11.24%) MOS
8 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
8 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.25%) CCNP
10 2 (2.25%) CISSP
10 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.25%) COBIT
2 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (21.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) SCOM
2 2 (2.25%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.25%) SCSM
2 2 (2.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (51.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) Citrix
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.12%) Avaya
4 1 (1.12%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.12%) Zend
4 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
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