The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 July 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 South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SLA 45 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.88% 4.20% 4.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 39.82% 36.47% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 14
Average salary £29,900 £41,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.51% +13.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,250 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
113 85 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.24% 11.52% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 92 75 53
Average salary £35,500 £40,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.34% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SLA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SLA Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

SLA
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -1 34 £26,500 -38.37% 5
Barnsley - 5 £42,500 -
Rotherham - 2 £65,000 - 3
Doncaster -8 1 £37,500 +10.29%
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 37 (45.68%) Windows
1 37 (45.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (38.27%) MS Excel
3 29 (35.80%) VMware
4 28 (34.57%) Citrix
5 26 (32.10%) ITIL
6 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (28.40%) Change Management
8 22 (27.16%) SAN
9 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (24.69%) MCSE
10 20 (24.69%) TCP/IP
11 19 (23.46%) Internet
12 17 (20.99%) MCP
13 16 (19.75%) Active Directory
13 16 (19.75%) SCOM
13 16 (19.75%) Incident Management
14 14 (17.28%) Web Services
14 14 (17.28%) Service Management
14 14 (17.28%) Service Delivery
14 14 (17.28%) Riverbed
14 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (16.05%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (13.58%) Legal
16 11 (13.58%) Lync
17 10 (12.35%) HP
17 10 (12.35%) MS Office
17 10 (12.35%) SQL

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 11 (13.58%) Lync
2 7 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.94%) IIS
4 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (38.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.16%) SAN
2 20 (24.69%) TCP/IP
3 19 (23.46%) Internet
4 4 (4.94%) NAS
4 4 (4.94%) DNS
4 4 (4.94%) DHCP
5 3 (3.70%) Wireless
6 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.23%) VPN
7 1 (1.23%) Broadband
7 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) JUnit
General
1 11 (13.58%) Legal
2 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 15 (18.52%) Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Windows Support Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.64%) Service Desk Manager
6 6 (7.41%) IT Support
6 6 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Systems Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) IT Services Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Sales Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Incident Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Support Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) Web Services
2 3 (3.70%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.23%) LAMP
3 1 (1.23%) J2EE
3 1 (1.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Statistics
2 3 (3.70%) Clustering
2 3 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.23%) PDA
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Windows
2 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.41%) Windows 8
5 6 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 5 (6.17%) UNIX
7 3 (3.70%) AIX
7 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) ITIL
2 23 (28.40%) Change Management
3 16 (19.75%) Incident Management
4 14 (17.28%) Service Management
4 14 (17.28%) Service Delivery
5 8 (9.88%) ITSM
5 8 (9.88%) Business Continuity
6 6 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.41%) Performance Management
6 6 (7.41%) Change Control
7 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.17%) Business Development
8 4 (4.94%) Release Management
8 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.94%) Project Management
8 4 (4.94%) Logistics
9 2 (2.47%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) VBA
3 1 (1.23%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) Perl
3 1 (1.23%) PHP
3 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (24.69%) MCSE
2 17 (20.99%) MCP
3 13 (16.05%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (8.64%) Degree
5 2 (2.47%) CCNA
5 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCSA
6 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.23%) VCP5
6 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (19.75%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.94%) vSphere
4 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.47%) IAG
6 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (19.75%) SCOM
2 4 (4.94%) SCCM
3 3 (3.70%) OPNET
4 1 (1.23%) Opsview
4 1 (1.23%) Cacti
Vendors
1 37 (45.68%) Microsoft
2 29 (35.80%) VMware
3 28 (34.57%) Citrix
4 14 (17.28%) Riverbed
5 10 (12.35%) HP
6 9 (11.11%) NetApp
7 8 (9.88%) Symantec
7 8 (9.88%) Cisco
8 4 (4.94%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.94%) Remedy
9 3 (3.70%) Dell
9 3 (3.70%) EMC
10 2 (2.47%) IBM
10 2 (2.47%) Brocade
11 1 (1.23%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.23%) Apple
11 1 (1.23%) Adobe
11 1 (1.23%) Websense
11 1 (1.23%) IronPort
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rotherham
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Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Tribal Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago