The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 26 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.77% 5.76% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.95% 42.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £50,000 £24,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+104.08% -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
SLA
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
43 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.04% 13.67% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 5
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £30,600 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SLA
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Northern Ireland region.

SLA Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

SLA
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +5 6 £50,000 +104.08% 2
SLA
UK

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (37.50%) MCITP
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (37.50%) Firmware
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) BMC
3 2 (25.00%) CommVault

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) MCITP
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Firmware
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) BMC
2 2 (25.00%) BT
2 2 (25.00%) CommVault
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
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