The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 41 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing SLA 51 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.91% 3.56% 5.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.36% 51.56% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 20
Average salary £33,000 £29,900 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.36% -44.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.09%
SLA
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 South Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
110 64 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.60% 6.90% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 86 62 67
Average salary £38,250 £35,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.74% -8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £100,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 +3 40 £35,250 +17.89% 3
Rotherham +13 3 £26,500 +6.00%
Doncaster - 3 £35,000 -
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 71 (62.83%) Windows
2 61 (53.98%) ITIL
3 56 (49.56%) MS Office
4 55 (48.67%) Active Directory
5 52 (46.02%) Microsoft
6 48 (42.48%) Citrix
7 39 (34.51%) VMware
8 35 (30.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (30.97%) VMware Infrastructure
9 34 (30.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (29.20%) Change Management
11 31 (27.43%) SAN
12 29 (25.66%) XenApp
13 28 (24.78%) Service Delivery
14 27 (23.89%) SQL
14 27 (23.89%) MS Exchange
15 25 (22.12%) TCP/IP
16 24 (21.24%) Windows 7
16 24 (21.24%) SCCM
16 24 (21.24%) Windows Server 2012
17 23 (20.35%) Office 365
17 23 (20.35%) CommVault
18 22 (19.47%) MS Excel
18 22 (19.47%) Migration
18 22 (19.47%) SCOM
18 22 (19.47%) SCVMM
19 21 (18.58%) VMware ESXi
20 20 (17.70%) Lync
20 20 (17.70%) Hyper-V
21 18 (15.93%) vSphere

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 27 (23.89%) MS Exchange
2 20 (17.70%) Lync
3 13 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (9.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 56 (49.56%) MS Office
2 22 (19.47%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.77%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.35%) Office 365
2 18 (15.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.43%) SAN
2 25 (22.12%) TCP/IP
3 16 (14.16%) Unified Communications
4 13 (11.50%) DNS
4 13 (11.50%) DHCP
5 12 (10.62%) LAN
5 12 (10.62%) WAN
6 11 (9.73%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (8.85%) Firewall
8 8 (7.08%) NAS
9 7 (6.19%) VPN
10 5 (4.42%) Wireless
11 2 (1.77%) Internet
11 2 (1.77%) PABX
12 1 (0.88%) Junos
12 1 (0.88%) MPLS
12 1 (0.88%) OSPF
12 1 (0.88%) BGP
12 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
12 1 (0.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (5.31%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Financial Institution
2 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.54%) Banking
3 3 (2.65%) Legal
4 2 (1.77%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (21.24%) Analyst
2 13 (11.50%) Service Manager
3 11 (9.73%) Server Engineer
3 11 (9.73%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (9.73%) Windows Server Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 10 (8.85%) Support Analyst
5 9 (7.96%) Citrix Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 8 (7.08%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (7.08%) Operations Manager
6 8 (7.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (7.08%) Services Delivery Manager
6 8 (7.08%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.19%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 6 (5.31%) IT Operations Manager
8 6 (5.31%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Service Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Management Information System
2 13 (11.50%) Blackberry
3 11 (9.73%) Thin Client
3 11 (9.73%) Fat Client
4 6 (5.31%) Clustering
5 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.65%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.65%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 71 (62.83%) Windows
2 34 (30.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (21.24%) Windows 7
3 24 (21.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.73%) Linux
5 11 (9.73%) Windows 8
6 10 (8.85%) UNIX
7 4 (3.54%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.65%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (53.98%) ITIL
2 33 (29.20%) Change Management
3 28 (24.78%) Service Delivery
4 22 (19.47%) Migration
5 18 (15.93%) High Availability
5 18 (15.93%) Change Control
6 14 (12.39%) ISMS
7 12 (10.62%) Incident Management
7 12 (10.62%) Security Management
8 11 (9.73%) Network Management
8 11 (9.73%) Information Security Management
8 11 (9.73%) Information Security
9 8 (7.08%) Line Management
9 8 (7.08%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.19%) Asset Management
10 7 (6.19%) Project Management
11 6 (5.31%) Service Management
11 6 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.54%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.54%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.89%) SQL
2 16 (14.16%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.54%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.54%) COBOL
4 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (30.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (15.04%) MCSA
3 7 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.42%) MCSE
4 5 (4.42%) Degree
5 3 (2.65%) CCNA
5 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.08%) QA
System Software
1 55 (48.67%) Active Directory
2 35 (30.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (25.66%) XenApp
4 21 (18.58%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (17.70%) Hyper-V
6 18 (15.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 18 (15.93%) vSphere
7 16 (14.16%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (21.24%) SCCM
2 22 (19.47%) SCOM
2 22 (19.47%) SCVMM
3 18 (15.93%) vMotion
4 6 (5.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (5.31%) Opsview
5 4 (3.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (46.02%) Microsoft
2 48 (42.48%) Citrix
3 39 (34.51%) VMware
4 23 (20.35%) CommVault
5 15 (13.27%) NetApp
6 13 (11.50%) Dell
7 10 (8.85%) CheckPoint
8 8 (7.08%) Cisco
9 6 (5.31%) Symantec
9 6 (5.31%) Kaspersky
10 5 (4.42%) Oracle
11 4 (3.54%) Juniper
11 4 (3.54%) Tieto
12 3 (2.65%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.65%) IronPort
12 3 (2.65%) Websense
13 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.77%) Adobe
14 1 (0.88%) EMC
14 1 (0.88%) Remedy
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago