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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 55 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 26 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.46% 5.48% 5.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.95% 48.98% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 27
Average salary £36,750 £31,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.60% -17.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £16,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,579 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +1.65%
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
84 49 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.19% 11.19% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 77 37 79
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 October 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 32 (54.24%) ITIL
2 27 (45.76%) Windows
3 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
4 25 (42.37%) Citrix
5 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
6 19 (32.20%) VMware
7 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
7 15 (25.42%) Service Delivery
7 15 (25.42%) SCOM
8 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (22.03%) Change Management
9 13 (22.03%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (20.34%) SAN
11 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (18.64%) Cisco
11 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
11 11 (18.64%) MCSE
11 11 (18.64%) Incident Management
12 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (16.95%) MCP
12 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (15.25%) Internet
13 9 (15.25%) UNIX
13 9 (15.25%) Problem Management
13 9 (15.25%) Legal
13 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
14 8 (13.56%) Lync
14 8 (13.56%) Riverbed
14 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 8 (13.56%) Lync
2 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.78%) Apache
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
2 12 (20.34%) SAN
3 9 (15.25%) Internet
4 6 (10.17%) Wireless
5 5 (8.47%) DNS
6 3 (5.08%) LAN
6 3 (5.08%) WAN
6 3 (5.08%) DHCP
6 3 (5.08%) Firewall
7 1 (1.69%) VPN
7 1 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (15.25%) Legal
2 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Analyst
2 11 (18.64%) Support Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Service Manager
4 8 (13.56%) Service Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Service Desk Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Windows Support Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) IT Services Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) UNIX Support
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Services Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Incident Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Operations Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 4 (6.78%) Statistics
4 3 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.69%) PDA
6 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (15.25%) UNIX
4 5 (8.47%) AIX
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.08%) Solaris
6 3 (5.08%) Linux
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) ITIL
2 15 (25.42%) Service Delivery
3 13 (22.03%) Change Management
4 11 (18.64%) Incident Management
5 9 (15.25%) Problem Management
6 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.86%) Service Management
8 6 (10.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.47%) Business Development
10 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (6.78%) ITSM
11 3 (5.08%) Project Management
11 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.08%) Workflow
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) Change Control
12 2 (3.39%) Workflow Management
12 2 (3.39%) Migration
13 1 (1.69%) Project Planning
13 1 (1.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.64%) MCSE
3 10 (16.95%) MCP
4 7 (11.86%) Degree
5 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.39%) CCNA
6 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.69%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) SCOM
2 3 (5.08%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (42.37%) Citrix
3 19 (32.20%) VMware
4 11 (18.64%) Cisco
5 8 (13.56%) Riverbed
5 8 (13.56%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) Symantec
6 6 (10.17%) NetApp
7 4 (6.78%) Remedy
8 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.39%) Apple
9 1 (1.69%) Dell
9 1 (1.69%) EMC
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TRG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago