The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 41 40 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 32 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.32% 3.58% 2.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.79% 26.87% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 14
Average salary £29,900 £63,750 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.09% +107.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,750 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £100,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.08%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
63 67 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.50% 13.32% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 63
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,400 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SLA
South Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (44.62%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) MS Excel
3 25 (38.46%) ITIL
4 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
5 18 (27.69%) Change Management
6 17 (26.15%) VMware
6 17 (26.15%) UNIX
7 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 15 (23.08%) Internet
8 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (20.00%) SAN
9 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
10 12 (18.46%) MCSE
10 12 (18.46%) SQL
11 11 (16.92%) MCP
11 11 (16.92%) Citrix
11 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
12 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (15.38%) Oracle
12 10 (15.38%) Web Services
12 10 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
12 10 (15.38%) Data Guard
12 10 (15.38%) Riverbed
12 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (7.69%) Lync
2 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.62%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (4.62%) IIS
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (43.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.62%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 15 (23.08%) Internet
2 13 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (4.62%) NAS
4 2 (3.08%) DHCP
5 1 (1.54%) DNS
5 1 (1.54%) Broadband
5 1 (1.54%) LAN
5 1 (1.54%) VoIP
5 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 7 (10.77%) Legal
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 10 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 9 (13.85%) Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Windows Support Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) IT Support
4 7 (10.77%) DBA
5 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.23%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Server Support
7 4 (6.15%) Support Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Service Transition Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Transition Manager
8 3 (4.62%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) Web Services
2 3 (4.62%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.54%) J2EE
3 1 (1.54%) LAMP
3 1 (1.54%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.15%) Replication
2 3 (4.62%) Clustering
3 2 (3.08%) Statistics
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (44.62%) Windows
2 17 (26.15%) UNIX
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.23%) Linux
6 5 (7.69%) AIX
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.62%) Debian
9 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.54%) HPUX
10 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) ITIL
2 18 (27.69%) Change Management
3 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
4 10 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (12.31%) Change Control
6 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
6 6 (9.23%) Business Continuity
7 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.15%) Business Development
9 3 (4.62%) Business Transformation
9 3 (4.62%) Project Management
9 3 (4.62%) Service Management
10 2 (3.08%) ITSM
10 2 (3.08%) Practice Management
10 2 (3.08%) Matrix Management
11 1 (1.54%) Release Management
11 1 (1.54%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.54%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.54%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) VBA
3 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.08%) Perl
4 1 (1.54%) PHP
4 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) MCSE
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.92%) MCP
3 7 (10.77%) Degree
4 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.54%) CCNP
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
3 10 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) Data Guard
2 5 (7.69%) SCCM
2 5 (7.69%) SCOM
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Statspack
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.08%) Cacti
5 1 (1.54%) OpenView
5 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.15%) VMware
3 11 (16.92%) Citrix
4 10 (15.38%) Oracle
4 10 (15.38%) Riverbed
5 5 (7.69%) OPNET
6 3 (4.62%) Cognos
7 2 (3.08%) Remedy
7 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.54%) CommVault
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco
8 1 (1.54%) HP
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