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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 47 47 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs citing SLA 34 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.11% 3.96% 7.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.42% 34.82% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 28
Average salary £38,750 £31,200 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.19% -23.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £19,400 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £43,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
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
96 112 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.61% 11.38% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 78 97 69
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,550 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £61,180 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 -5 27 £40,000 +33.77% 1
Doncaster +5 4 £36,500 -16.57%
Barnsley - 3 £37,500 - 1
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 42 (51.85%) ITIL
2 36 (44.44%) Windows
3 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
4 27 (33.33%) VMware
5 26 (32.10%) Active Directory
5 26 (32.10%) SQL
6 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (28.40%) Service Delivery
7 23 (28.40%) Change Management
8 22 (27.16%) Linux
8 22 (27.16%) MS Office
9 21 (25.93%) Citrix
9 21 (25.93%) SAN
9 21 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (24.69%) SCCM
11 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (22.22%) Oracle
12 16 (19.75%) PL/SQL
12 16 (19.75%) SCOM
12 16 (19.75%) SCVMM
12 16 (19.75%) vSphere
12 16 (19.75%) SaaS
12 16 (19.75%) High Availability
12 16 (19.75%) Office 365
12 16 (19.75%) vMotion
13 15 (18.52%) MS Exchange
14 14 (17.28%) XenApp
14 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (16.05%) Skype
15 13 (16.05%) Oracle Reports

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 15 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (7.41%) Lync
5 4 (4.94%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.94%) CloudStack
5 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.47%) Confluence
7 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.23%) Apache
7 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (27.16%) MS Office
2 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.75%) SaaS
1 16 (19.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.93%) SAN
2 13 (16.05%) Skype
3 10 (12.35%) NAS
4 6 (7.41%) Unified Communications
4 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.94%) LAN
5 4 (4.94%) WAN
6 3 (3.70%) DNS
6 3 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.47%) Firewall
7 2 (2.47%) VPN
7 2 (2.47%) DHCP
7 2 (2.47%) VoIP
8 1 (1.23%) HTTP
8 1 (1.23%) SSL
8 1 (1.23%) PABX
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.23%) Intranet
8 1 (1.23%) Internet
8 1 (1.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.47%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.47%) JIRA
3 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
2 3 (3.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.47%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 23 (28.40%) Analyst
2 18 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Developer
3 13 (16.05%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (16.05%) Analyst Developer
3 13 (16.05%) SQL Developer
3 13 (16.05%) PL/SQL Developer
3 13 (16.05%) Oracle Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Exchange Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Service Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (6.17%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (6.17%) Server Specialist
6 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Desktop Support
6 4 (4.94%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) LAMP
2 1 (1.23%) COM
2 1 (1.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.17%) FlexPod
1 5 (6.17%) Private Cloud
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.23%) FMCG
4 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (44.44%) Windows
2 22 (27.16%) Linux
3 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.64%) UNIX
5 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.23%) Solaris
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) ITIL
2 23 (28.40%) Service Delivery
2 23 (28.40%) Change Management
3 16 (19.75%) High Availability
4 10 (12.35%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (11.11%) Project Management
6 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.41%) Line Management
8 6 (7.41%) Migration
9 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.17%) Service Management
10 3 (3.70%) UML
10 3 (3.70%) RUP
10 3 (3.70%) TDD
10 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.70%) SDLC
10 3 (3.70%) Time Management
11 2 (2.47%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.47%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) SQL
2 16 (19.75%) PL/SQL
3 6 (7.41%) Java
3 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.94%) Go
4 4 (4.94%) Python
5 3 (3.70%) COBOL
6 2 (2.47%) Perl
6 2 (2.47%) PHP
6 2 (2.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.17%) MCSA
2 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) Degree
4 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.70%) MCP
5 2 (2.47%) MCSE
5 2 (2.47%) CCNP
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.23%) CCIE
6 1 (1.23%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.23%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.23%) MCTS
6 1 (1.23%) MCITP
6 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (32.10%) Active Directory
2 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (19.75%) vSphere
5 14 (17.28%) XenApp
6 11 (13.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (7.41%) Hyper-V
7 6 (7.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (24.69%) SCCM
2 16 (19.75%) SCOM
2 16 (19.75%) SCVMM
2 16 (19.75%) vMotion
3 4 (4.94%) Puppet
3 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.33%) VMware
3 21 (25.93%) Citrix
4 18 (22.22%) Oracle
5 11 (13.58%) CommVault
5 11 (13.58%) NetApp
6 4 (4.94%) Blue Coat
6 4 (4.94%) IronPort
6 4 (4.94%) Websense
7 3 (3.70%) Tieto
8 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco
8 2 (2.47%) EMC
9 1 (1.23%) BT
9 1 (1.23%) HP
9 1 (1.23%) Lotus
9 1 (1.23%) Juniper
9 1 (1.23%) Apple
9 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.23%) Remedy
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