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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 64 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs citing SLA 21 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.31% 2.91% 4.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.08% 35.14% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 30
Average salary £33,000 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £54,500 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.10%
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
91 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.99% 8.30% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 76 72 59
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 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 2 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 18 £33,500 +24.07% 2
Brackley - 2 £18,500 -
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 25 (53.19%) ITIL
2 17 (36.17%) Windows
3 16 (34.04%) Service Delivery
4 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
5 13 (27.66%) Law
6 12 (25.53%) Retail
6 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
6 12 (25.53%) MCP
6 12 (25.53%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (23.40%) MS Office
8 10 (21.28%) HND
8 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
8 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
8 10 (21.28%) MOS
8 10 (21.28%) Service Desk Management
9 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (17.02%) ISO 9001
11 7 (14.89%) LAN
11 7 (14.89%) WAN
12 6 (12.77%) Service Management
13 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
13 5 (10.64%) SQL
13 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
14 4 (8.51%) Time Management
14 4 (8.51%) .NET
14 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
14 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
15 3 (6.38%) Intranet
15 3 (6.38%) Cisco
15 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Office
2 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.89%) LAN
2 7 (14.89%) WAN
3 3 (6.38%) Intranet
4 2 (4.26%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.13%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Hudson
General
1 13 (27.66%) Law
2 12 (25.53%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.38%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.13%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Team Leader
2 13 (27.66%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 11 (23.40%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Support Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Service Support Manager
7 2 (4.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.13%) PDA
2 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.38%) Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) ITIL
2 16 (34.04%) Service Delivery
3 10 (21.28%) Service Desk Management
4 6 (12.77%) Service Management
5 4 (8.51%) Time Management
6 3 (6.38%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.26%) Coaching
7 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 1 (2.13%) CRM
8 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.13%) Change Management
8 1 (2.13%) ITSM
8 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.13%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.13%) People Management
8 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) MCP
2 10 (21.28%) HND
2 10 (21.28%) MOS
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.13%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) CCDP
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) XenApp
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.26%) F5
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) NetApp
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £150 to £160 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago