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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 29 36 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing SLA 64 47 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.31% 5.27% 2.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.39% 41.59% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 10
Average salary £32,000 £31,400 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -32.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,230 £29,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £44,800 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
141 113 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.10% 12.68% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 114 83 41
Average salary £34,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +9 58 £32,000 +0.15% 2
Doncaster - 3 - -
Rotherham +17 1 £26,500 -11.66% 1
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 57 (58.16%) Windows
2 49 (50.00%) ITIL
3 42 (42.86%) MS Office
4 41 (41.84%) Microsoft
5 40 (40.82%) Active Directory
6 39 (39.80%) Citrix
7 29 (29.59%) VMware
8 27 (27.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (24.49%) MS Excel
9 24 (24.49%) TCP/IP
10 22 (22.45%) Cisco
10 22 (22.45%) MS Exchange
10 22 (22.45%) SAN
10 22 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (21.43%) Firewall
11 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (20.41%) LAN
12 20 (20.41%) WAN
12 20 (20.41%) Incident Management
13 19 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (19.39%) Change Management
14 18 (18.37%) Dell
14 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (17.35%) Change Control
15 17 (17.35%) Windows 7
16 16 (16.33%) Blackberry
17 15 (15.31%) Service Delivery
17 15 (15.31%) SCOM
17 15 (15.31%) XenApp
18 13 (13.27%) ISMS

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (22.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.27%) Lync
3 12 (12.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.06%) Apache
6 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.04%) WordPress
8 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 42 (42.86%) MS Office
2 24 (24.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.04%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.22%) Office 365
2 7 (7.14%) SaaS
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.49%) TCP/IP
2 22 (22.45%) SAN
3 21 (21.43%) Firewall
4 20 (20.41%) LAN
4 20 (20.41%) WAN
5 12 (12.24%) DNS
6 10 (10.20%) DHCP
7 9 (9.18%) Wireless
8 7 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (7.14%) VPN
9 6 (6.12%) NAS
9 6 (6.12%) Unified Communications
10 3 (3.06%) Internet
11 2 (2.04%) VoIP
12 1 (1.02%) BGP
12 1 (1.02%) IPsec
12 1 (1.02%) RIP
12 1 (1.02%) MPLS
12 1 (1.02%) OSPF
12 1 (1.02%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
1 4 (4.08%) Legal
2 3 (3.06%) Marketing
3 2 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (1.02%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.45%) Analyst
2 12 (12.24%) Network Engineer
3 11 (11.22%) Support Analyst
4 10 (10.20%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (10.20%) Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 9 (9.18%) Windows Server Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Server Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.16%) Service Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 6 (6.12%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Server Support
8 6 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) Web Services
2 3 (3.06%) jQuery
3 2 (2.04%) CSS
3 2 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Blackberry
2 11 (11.22%) Fat Client
2 11 (11.22%) Thin Client
3 10 (10.20%) Management Information System
4 9 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.12%) Clustering
6 4 (4.08%) User Experience
7 2 (2.04%) Statistics
7 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (58.16%) Windows
2 27 (27.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (17.35%) Windows 7
5 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (11.22%) UNIX
6 11 (11.22%) Linux
7 7 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.06%) Solaris
8 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.06%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.00%) ITIL
2 20 (20.41%) Incident Management
3 19 (19.39%) Change Management
4 17 (17.35%) Change Control
5 15 (15.31%) Service Delivery
6 13 (13.27%) ISMS
6 13 (13.27%) Migration
7 10 (10.20%) Information Security Management
7 10 (10.20%) Security Management
7 10 (10.20%) Information Security
7 10 (10.20%) Network Management
8 9 (9.18%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (9.18%) ITIL V3
8 9 (9.18%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.16%) Project Management
10 7 (7.14%) Asset Management
11 6 (6.12%) Problem Management
11 6 (6.12%) High Availability
12 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
13 4 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.24%) SQL
2 6 (6.12%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.22%) MCSA
4 9 (9.18%) CCNA
5 7 (7.14%) MCSE
6 4 (4.08%) MCP
7 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.04%) Degree
8 2 (2.04%) CCSP
8 2 (2.04%) CCNP
8 2 (2.04%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) QA
2 10 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (40.82%) Active Directory
2 22 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.31%) XenApp
4 10 (10.20%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.12%) vSphere
5 6 (6.12%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) SCOM
2 11 (11.22%) SCCM
3 10 (10.20%) SCVMM
4 6 (6.12%) Opsview
4 6 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.08%) Puppet
6 3 (3.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (41.84%) Microsoft
2 39 (39.80%) Citrix
3 29 (29.59%) VMware
4 22 (22.45%) Cisco
5 18 (18.37%) Dell
6 11 (11.22%) CommVault
7 10 (10.20%) Juniper
8 8 (8.16%) NetApp
9 7 (7.14%) CheckPoint
10 6 (6.12%) Kaspersky
10 6 (6.12%) Symantec
11 3 (3.06%) Adobe
11 3 (3.06%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.04%) Remedy
13 1 (1.02%) Apple
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago