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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 58 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing SLA 25 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.82% 3.16% 4.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.07% 38.36% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 20
Average salary £33,000 £27,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-0.98% -8.72%
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
86 73 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.71% 8.25% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75 71 51
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £22,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -1 20 £33,000 +22.22% 2
Brackley - 2 £18,500 -
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 28 (56.00%) ITIL
2 20 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 17 (34.00%) Law
4 16 (32.00%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (28.00%) HND
7 13 (26.00%) MCP
7 13 (26.00%) Service Desk Management
7 13 (26.00%) MOS
8 11 (22.00%) Windows
8 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (22.00%) ISO 9001
9 10 (20.00%) MS Office
10 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (16.00%) Service Management
11 8 (16.00%) Retail
12 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
13 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
13 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
14 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (8.00%) ITSM
14 4 (8.00%) SQL
14 4 (8.00%) LAN
14 4 (8.00%) WAN
15 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
15 3 (6.00%) Welsh Language
15 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
15 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
15 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (6.00%) C

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) LAN
2 4 (8.00%) WAN
3 3 (6.00%) Intranet
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Hudson
General
1 17 (34.00%) Law
2 8 (16.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Welsh Language
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) Finance
5 1 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Military
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Team Leader
1 17 (34.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 14 (28.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (8.00%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Service Support Manager
8 1 (2.00%) ATM Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Procurement Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) PDA
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) ITIL
2 20 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (26.00%) Service Desk Management
4 8 (16.00%) Service Management
5 4 (8.00%) ITSM
6 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.00%) Coaching
8 1 (2.00%) People Management
8 1 (2.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.00%) Change Management
8 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.00%) Time Management
8 1 (2.00%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) HND
2 13 (26.00%) MCP
2 13 (26.00%) MOS
3 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.00%) CCDP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) XenApp
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco
3 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.00%) F5
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp
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