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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 59 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing SLA 27 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.86% 2.70% 2.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.03% 53.33% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 17
Average salary £29,000 £32,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.07% -19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
93 30 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.85% 5.07% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 77 29 83
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £65,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -8 13 £29,000 -22.66% 5
Daventry - 2 £21,000 -
Kettering - 1 £29,000 -
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 48 (54.55%) ITIL
2 45 (51.14%) Microsoft
3 38 (43.18%) Windows
4 29 (32.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (31.82%) MCP
6 25 (28.41%) Service Delivery
7 24 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 22 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 19 (21.59%) HND
9 19 (21.59%) MS Office
10 18 (20.45%) Active Directory
11 17 (19.32%) MCSE
12 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 16 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
13 15 (17.05%) SharePoint
13 15 (17.05%) MS Exchange
14 14 (15.91%) MCITP
14 14 (15.91%) .NET
14 14 (15.91%) MCSA
14 14 (15.91%) C#
15 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
15 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
15 13 (14.77%) HTML
15 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
16 12 (13.64%) CSS
16 12 (13.64%) Degree
16 12 (13.64%) jQuery
16 12 (13.64%) XML
16 12 (13.64%) Ajax

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (17.05%) SharePoint
1 15 (17.05%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.41%) IIS
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.27%) CMS
6 2 (2.27%) Lync
7 1 (1.14%) Drupal
7 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (21.59%) MS Office
2 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.14%) Magento
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.14%) TRIRIGA
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.50%) VPN
2 11 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (6.82%) LAN
3 6 (6.82%) WAN
4 4 (4.55%) Internet
5 2 (2.27%) Extranet
5 2 (2.27%) Firewall
5 2 (2.27%) DHCP
5 2 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (12.50%) Law
1 11 (12.50%) Legal
2 8 (9.09%) Retail
3 6 (6.82%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Front Office
5 1 (1.14%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) Analyst
2 23 (26.14%) Team Leader
2 23 (26.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 16 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 16 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 13 (14.77%) Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 10 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (10.23%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) DBA
8 7 (7.95%) SQL DBA
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Service Manager
10 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) Service Desk Manager
11 4 (4.55%) Help Desk Team Lead
11 4 (4.55%) Consultant
12 3 (3.41%) Business Analyst
12 3 (3.41%) SQL Server DBA
12 3 (3.41%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) .NET
2 13 (14.77%) HTML
3 12 (13.64%) jQuery
3 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 12 (13.64%) CSS
3 12 (13.64%) XML
3 12 (13.64%) Ajax
4 3 (3.41%) WCF
4 3 (3.41%) Silverlight
4 3 (3.41%) XSL
4 3 (3.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (1.14%) EPoS
4 1 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.14%) PDA
4 1 (1.14%) Derivative
4 1 (1.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 38 (43.18%) Windows
2 22 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.82%) Windows Vista
7 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.41%) Android
9 2 (2.27%) Linux
10 1 (1.14%) UNIX
10 1 (1.14%) Solaris
10 1 (1.14%) CentOS
10 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (54.55%) ITIL
2 25 (28.41%) Service Delivery
3 10 (11.36%) Coaching
4 9 (10.23%) Service Desk Management
5 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.95%) Service Management
6 7 (7.95%) Time Management
7 4 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.55%) Information Management
7 4 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.55%) Project Management
7 4 (4.55%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.41%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.41%) Change Management
8 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.41%) CRM
8 3 (3.41%) Web Accessibility
8 3 (3.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) C#
2 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.50%) VB
4 8 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (2.27%) C
5 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (32.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (31.82%) MCP
3 19 (21.59%) HND
4 17 (19.32%) MCSE
5 14 (15.91%) MCSA
5 14 (15.91%) MCITP
6 12 (13.64%) Degree
7 11 (12.50%) MCTS
8 8 (9.09%) MOS
9 7 (7.95%) SC Cleared
9 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.27%) CCNP
10 2 (2.27%) CISSP
10 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.27%) COBIT
2 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) SCOM
2 2 (2.27%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.27%) SCSM
2 2 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (51.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) Citrix
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle
4 1 (1.14%) Avaya
4 1 (1.14%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.14%) Zend
4 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
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