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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 34 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SLA 58 45 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.32% 4.85% 4.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.67% 42.45% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 13
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
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
127 106 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.83% 11.43% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 104 76 33
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 March 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 March 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 52 £32,000 +6.84% 1
Rotherham +18 4 £26,500 -11.66% 1
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 58 (54.72%) Windows
2 53 (50.00%) ITIL
3 47 (44.34%) MS Office
4 44 (41.51%) Active Directory
5 43 (40.57%) Microsoft
6 40 (37.74%) Citrix
7 31 (29.25%) VMware
8 27 (25.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (23.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (22.64%) SAN
10 24 (22.64%) TCP/IP
10 24 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (21.70%) MS Exchange
11 23 (21.70%) Change Management
12 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
13 20 (18.87%) LAN
13 20 (18.87%) WAN
13 20 (18.87%) Service Delivery
13 20 (18.87%) Windows 7
14 19 (17.92%) XenApp
14 19 (17.92%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (17.92%) Migration
14 19 (17.92%) Cisco
14 19 (17.92%) Dell
15 18 (16.98%) SQL
15 18 (16.98%) Firewall
15 18 (16.98%) Change Control
15 18 (16.98%) Incident Management
16 17 (16.04%) SCOM
17 16 (15.09%) Cisco Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 23 (21.70%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.15%) Lync
3 13 (12.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.83%) Apache
6 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.89%) WordPress
8 1 (0.94%) IIS
Applications
1 47 (44.34%) MS Office
2 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.89%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.15%) Office 365
2 11 (10.38%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.64%) SAN
1 24 (22.64%) TCP/IP
2 20 (18.87%) LAN
2 20 (18.87%) WAN
3 18 (16.98%) Firewall
4 14 (13.21%) DNS
5 12 (11.32%) DHCP
6 10 (9.43%) Unified Communications
7 9 (8.49%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (7.55%) Wireless
9 7 (6.60%) VPN
10 6 (5.66%) NAS
11 2 (1.89%) Internet
12 1 (0.94%) RIP
12 1 (0.94%) BGP
12 1 (0.94%) MPLS
12 1 (0.94%) OSPF
12 1 (0.94%) EIGRP
12 1 (0.94%) IPsec
12 1 (0.94%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (4.72%) Legal
2 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.83%) Marketing
3 2 (1.89%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) Law
4 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (21.70%) Analyst
2 11 (10.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (10.38%) Support Analyst
3 10 (9.43%) Server Engineer
3 10 (9.43%) Network Engineer
3 10 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 10 (9.43%) Windows Server Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Monitoring Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Support Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (6.60%) Service Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Service Manager
6 7 (6.60%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.60%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 6 (5.66%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) Web Services
2 3 (2.83%) jQuery
3 2 (1.89%) CSS
3 2 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.09%) Blackberry
2 12 (11.32%) Thin Client
2 12 (11.32%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.32%) Fat Client
3 6 (5.66%) Clustering
4 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 58 (54.72%) Windows
2 27 (25.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (18.87%) Windows 7
4 19 (17.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (9.43%) Linux
5 10 (9.43%) UNIX
5 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (8.49%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.83%) Solaris
7 3 (2.83%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.00%) ITIL
2 23 (21.70%) Change Management
3 20 (18.87%) Service Delivery
4 19 (17.92%) Migration
5 18 (16.98%) Change Control
5 18 (16.98%) Incident Management
6 14 (13.21%) ISMS
7 12 (11.32%) Security Management
8 11 (10.38%) Network Management
8 11 (10.38%) Information Security Management
8 11 (10.38%) Information Security
9 10 (9.43%) Project Management
9 10 (9.43%) High Availability
10 9 (8.49%) ITIL V3
10 9 (8.49%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (8.49%) Configuration Management
11 7 (6.60%) Asset Management
12 6 (5.66%) Line Management
13 5 (4.72%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (3.77%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.98%) SQL
2 10 (9.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.89%) PHP
5 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 25 (23.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (13.21%) MCSA
4 9 (8.49%) CCNA
5 6 (5.66%) MCSE
6 4 (3.77%) VCP4
7 2 (1.89%) Degree
7 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) QA
2 11 (10.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 24 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (17.92%) XenApp
4 14 (13.21%) Hyper-V
5 10 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (9.43%) vSphere
5 10 (9.43%) XenDesktop
5 10 (9.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (3.77%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (16.04%) SCOM
2 15 (14.15%) SCCM
3 14 (13.21%) SCVMM
4 6 (5.66%) Opsview
4 6 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.77%) Puppet
6 3 (2.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 43 (40.57%) Microsoft
2 40 (37.74%) Citrix
3 31 (29.25%) VMware
4 19 (17.92%) Cisco
4 19 (17.92%) Dell
5 15 (14.15%) CommVault
6 10 (9.43%) Juniper
7 9 (8.49%) CheckPoint
8 8 (7.55%) NetApp
9 6 (5.66%) Kaspersky
9 6 (5.66%) Symantec
10 3 (2.83%) Adobe
11 2 (1.89%) Remedy
12 1 (0.94%) Oracle
12 1 (0.94%) Tieto
12 1 (0.94%) Riverbed
South Yorkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago