The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 29 31 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +27
Permanent jobs citing SLA 53 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.46% 5.58% 1.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.08% 39.78% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 8
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £28,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SLA
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
98 93 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.80% 14.03% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 77 77 30
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SLA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SLA Salary Trend in Sheffield

SLA
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 53 (66.25%) Windows
2 39 (48.75%) MS Office
3 38 (47.50%) ITIL
3 38 (47.50%) Microsoft
4 37 (46.25%) Citrix
5 36 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 27 (33.75%) VMware
7 24 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (25.00%) SAN
8 20 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (23.75%) MS Exchange
10 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (22.50%) Change Management
11 16 (20.00%) Change Control
11 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (18.75%) Windows 7
12 15 (18.75%) Service Delivery
12 15 (18.75%) Blackberry
13 14 (17.50%) SCOM
14 13 (16.25%) XenApp
15 12 (15.00%) ISMS
15 12 (15.00%) QA
15 12 (15.00%) Lync
16 11 (13.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (13.75%) LAN
16 11 (13.75%) WAN
16 11 (13.75%) DNS

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 19 (23.75%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.00%) Lync
3 11 (13.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.75%) Apache
7 2 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (48.75%) MS Office
2 24 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.50%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Office 365
2 6 (7.50%) SaaS
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.00%) SAN
1 20 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.75%) LAN
2 11 (13.75%) WAN
2 11 (13.75%) DNS
3 10 (12.50%) Firewall
4 9 (11.25%) Wireless
4 9 (11.25%) DHCP
5 6 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (7.50%) VPN
6 5 (6.25%) Unified Communications
6 5 (6.25%) NAS
7 3 (3.75%) Internet
8 1 (1.25%) MPLS
8 1 (1.25%) OSPF
8 1 (1.25%) BGP
8 1 (1.25%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.25%) RIP
8 1 (1.25%) IPsec
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (5.00%) Legal
2 3 (3.75%) Marketing
3 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (1.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Analyst
2 10 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 9 (11.25%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.50%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 5 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) UNIX Support
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) Web Services
2 3 (3.75%) jQuery
3 2 (2.50%) HTML
3 2 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 10 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 10 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.25%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.25%) Clustering
5 4 (5.00%) User Experience
6 2 (2.50%) Statistics
6 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (66.25%) Windows
2 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (13.75%) UNIX
6 8 (10.00%) Linux
7 6 (7.50%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.75%) Windows Vista
8 3 (3.75%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.75%) AIX
8 3 (3.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) ITIL
2 18 (22.50%) Change Management
3 16 (20.00%) Change Control
4 15 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 12 (15.00%) ISMS
6 11 (13.75%) Migration
6 11 (13.75%) Incident Management
7 9 (11.25%) Information Security
7 9 (11.25%) Information Security Management
7 9 (11.25%) Security Management
7 9 (11.25%) Network Management
8 8 (10.00%) Project Management
9 7 (8.75%) Problem Management
10 6 (7.50%) Asset Management
11 5 (6.25%) High Availability
11 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (5.00%) Line Management
12 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
13 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) SQL
2 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.50%) MCSA
3 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.75%) MCSE
5 3 (3.75%) MCP
5 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) QA
2 9 (11.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.25%) XenApp
4 9 (11.25%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 5 (6.25%) vSphere
5 5 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (17.50%) SCOM
2 10 (12.50%) SCCM
3 9 (11.25%) SCVMM
4 5 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (6.25%) Opsview
5 4 (5.00%) Puppet
6 3 (3.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 37 (46.25%) Citrix
3 27 (33.75%) VMware
4 11 (13.75%) Cisco
5 10 (12.50%) CommVault
6 8 (10.00%) Dell
7 6 (7.50%) CheckPoint
8 5 (6.25%) Symantec
8 5 (6.25%) Kaspersky
8 5 (6.25%) NetApp
9 3 (3.75%) Adobe
9 3 (3.75%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.50%) Remedy
11 1 (1.25%) Apple
11 1 (1.25%) Juniper
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago