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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 41 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 34 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.57% 5.05% 6.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.64% 39.34% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 15
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £16,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
88 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.83% 12.84% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 76 51 51
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 16 September 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 32 (50.79%) Microsoft
3 29 (46.03%) MS Excel
3 29 (46.03%) ITIL
4 27 (42.86%) Citrix
5 22 (34.92%) VMware
6 17 (26.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
7 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
7 16 (25.40%) SCOM
7 16 (25.40%) Change Management
8 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (22.22%) MCSE
9 13 (20.63%) MCP
9 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (20.63%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (20.63%) SAN
9 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (19.05%) Internet
11 11 (17.46%) MS Office
11 11 (17.46%) Incident Management
11 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
11 11 (17.46%) Mentoring
12 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (15.87%) Riverbed
12 10 (15.87%) Lync
12 10 (15.87%) Legal
12 10 (15.87%) Web Services
13 9 (14.29%) Cisco
13 9 (14.29%) Windows 7

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (15.87%) Lync
2 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) IIS
5 2 (3.17%) Apache
6 1 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (46.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
2 13 (20.63%) SAN
3 12 (19.05%) Internet
4 5 (7.94%) DNS
4 5 (7.94%) Wireless
5 4 (6.35%) DHCP
6 2 (3.17%) Firewall
6 2 (3.17%) LAN
6 2 (3.17%) WAN
6 2 (3.17%) NAS
7 1 (1.59%) VoIP
7 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Data Mining
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (15.87%) Legal
2 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Analyst
2 16 (25.40%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Service Manager
4 9 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Sales Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Services Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Incident Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) IT Support
9 3 (4.76%) UNIX Support
10 2 (3.17%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Statistics
2 6 (9.52%) User Experience
3 3 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.59%) PDA
5 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 7 (11.11%) UNIX
5 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.94%) AIX
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.59%) Solaris
8 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) ITIL
2 16 (25.40%) Change Management
3 11 (17.46%) Incident Management
3 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
3 11 (17.46%) Mentoring
4 8 (12.70%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.52%) Service Management
6 5 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (7.94%) Business Development
7 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.35%) Change Control
8 3 (4.76%) ITSM
9 2 (3.17%) Workflow
9 2 (3.17%) Practice Management
9 2 (3.17%) Workflow Management
9 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.59%) Project Management
10 1 (1.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) VBA
3 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (22.22%) MCSE
2 13 (20.63%) MCP
2 13 (20.63%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (12.70%) Degree
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.17%) CCNA
6 1 (1.59%) VCP5
6 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.17%) vSphere
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (25.40%) SCOM
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (50.79%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.86%) Citrix
3 22 (34.92%) VMware
4 10 (15.87%) Riverbed
5 9 (14.29%) Cisco
6 8 (12.70%) HP
7 6 (9.52%) Symantec
7 6 (9.52%) NetApp
8 5 (7.94%) Remedy
9 4 (6.35%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.17%) Apple
11 1 (1.59%) Dell
11 1 (1.59%) EMC
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