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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 38 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 51 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.31% 4.37% 4.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 51.52% 52.00% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 23
Average salary £38,500 £29,900 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.76% -44.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,490 £22,600 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £44,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
99 75 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.31% 8.41% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 79 67 78
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £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 22 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 22 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 41 £38,500 +28.76% 3
Doncaster -6 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Rotherham +11 1 £30,000 +20.00%
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 61 (56.48%) Windows
2 56 (51.85%) ITIL
3 52 (48.15%) Active Directory
4 50 (46.30%) MS Office
5 45 (41.67%) Citrix
6 43 (39.81%) Microsoft
7 33 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (30.56%) Change Management
8 32 (29.63%) VMware
8 32 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (27.78%) XenApp
9 30 (27.78%) SAN
10 29 (26.85%) SQL
10 29 (26.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (25.93%) MS Exchange
12 25 (23.15%) Service Delivery
13 24 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 23 (21.30%) Windows 7
14 23 (21.30%) SCCM
15 22 (20.37%) VMware ESXi
16 21 (19.44%) SCOM
16 21 (19.44%) SCVMM
16 21 (19.44%) Office 365
16 21 (19.44%) CommVault
17 19 (17.59%) Migration
17 19 (17.59%) High Availability
17 19 (17.59%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (17.59%) vMotion
17 19 (17.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 19 (17.59%) vSphere

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 28 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.67%) Lync
3 14 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (10.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.85%) IIS
9 1 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 50 (46.30%) MS Office
2 16 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.44%) Office 365
2 19 (17.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.78%) SAN
2 24 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 16 (14.81%) Unified Communications
4 14 (12.96%) DNS
5 13 (12.04%) DHCP
6 10 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (8.33%) NAS
8 8 (7.41%) VPN
9 6 (5.56%) Skype
10 4 (3.70%) Firewall
10 4 (3.70%) LAN
10 4 (3.70%) WAN
11 2 (1.85%) PABX
11 2 (1.85%) BGP
11 2 (1.85%) Internet
11 2 (1.85%) MPLS
11 2 (1.85%) OSPF
12 1 (0.93%) HTTP
12 1 (0.93%) RIP
12 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (5.56%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Banking
2 4 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (24.07%) Analyst
2 16 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 13 (12.04%) Service Manager
4 11 (10.19%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (9.26%) Windows Server Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 10 (9.26%) Server Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (7.41%) Team Leader
7 8 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
7 8 (7.41%) Operations Manager
8 7 (6.48%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 6 (5.56%) IT Operations Manager
9 6 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.19%) Thin Client
2 11 (10.19%) Blackberry
2 11 (10.19%) Fat Client
3 6 (5.56%) Clustering
4 3 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.78%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 61 (56.48%) Windows
2 29 (26.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (21.30%) Windows 7
4 19 (17.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (15.74%) Linux
6 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.26%) Windows 8
7 10 (9.26%) UNIX
8 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.85%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.93%) Solaris
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.85%) ITIL
2 33 (30.56%) Change Management
3 25 (23.15%) Service Delivery
4 19 (17.59%) Migration
4 19 (17.59%) High Availability
5 18 (16.67%) Change Control
6 14 (12.96%) ISMS
7 12 (11.11%) Security Management
8 11 (10.19%) Information Security Management
8 11 (10.19%) Information Security
8 11 (10.19%) Network Management
9 10 (9.26%) Incident Management
10 9 (8.33%) Project Management
11 8 (7.41%) Line Management
12 7 (6.48%) Asset Management
13 6 (5.56%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.56%) Service Management
14 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.85%) SQL
2 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 10 (9.26%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.70%) COBOL
5 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (12.96%) MCSA
3 5 (4.63%) Degree
4 3 (2.78%) MCSE
4 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CCIE
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) CCNA
6 1 (0.93%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.93%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 52 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 32 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (27.78%) XenApp
4 22 (20.37%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (17.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 19 (17.59%) vSphere
6 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 16 (14.81%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (21.30%) SCCM
2 21 (19.44%) SCOM
2 21 (19.44%) SCVMM
3 19 (17.59%) vMotion
4 6 (5.56%) Opsview
4 6 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (41.67%) Citrix
2 43 (39.81%) Microsoft
3 32 (29.63%) VMware
4 21 (19.44%) CommVault
5 16 (14.81%) NetApp
6 11 (10.19%) Oracle
6 11 (10.19%) Dell
7 10 (9.26%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.56%) Kaspersky
8 6 (5.56%) Symantec
9 4 (3.70%) Tieto
10 3 (2.78%) Websense
10 3 (2.78%) Cisco
10 3 (2.78%) Juniper
10 3 (2.78%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.78%) IronPort
11 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.93%) Remedy
12 1 (0.93%) EMC
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago