The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 48 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 28 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.15% 2.28% 1.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.08% 23.73% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 9
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,860 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,100 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
SLA
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
65 59 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.95% 9.59% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 59 54 31
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SLA
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Tyne and Wear region.

SLA Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

SLA
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SLA Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SLA
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 19 £33,750 +28.57% 9
South Shields - 8 £32,250 -
Gateshead - 1 £26,000 -
SLA
North East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 24 (52.17%) ITIL
2 17 (36.96%) Service Delivery
2 17 (36.96%) Finance
3 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 12 (26.09%) Management Information System
4 12 (26.09%) Windows
5 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
5 10 (21.74%) Incident Management
5 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (19.57%) MS Office
7 8 (17.39%) Project Management
7 8 (17.39%) Change Management
7 8 (17.39%) Public Cloud
8 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
8 7 (15.22%) VMware
8 7 (15.22%) Unit4 Business World
8 7 (15.22%) NHS
8 7 (15.22%) Business Transformation
8 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
9 6 (13.04%) CentOS
9 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (13.04%) ZABBIX
9 6 (13.04%) OpenNMS
9 6 (13.04%) Zenoss
9 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (13.04%) OpenStack
9 6 (13.04%) Rackspace
9 6 (13.04%) Vagrant
9 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (13.04%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.57%) MS Office
3 5 (10.87%) InfoPath
4 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.04%) DigitalOcean
1 6 (13.04%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) SNMP
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) NAS
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) DSL
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
1 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Local Government
3 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Service Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Service Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Operations Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Systems Manager
4 5 (10.87%) IT Support
5 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Customer Relationship Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Pensions Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Relationships Manager
6 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Support
6 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) CSS
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.39%) Public Cloud
3 7 (15.22%) NHS
4 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
4 5 (10.87%) Statistics
4 5 (10.87%) Taxonomies
5 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.04%) CentOS
3 6 (13.04%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.35%) AIX
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) ITIL
2 17 (36.96%) Service Delivery
3 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (21.74%) Incident Management
4 8 (17.39%) Change Management
4 8 (17.39%) Project Management
5 7 (15.22%) Business Transformation
6 6 (13.04%) Capacity Management
6 6 (13.04%) Operations Management
6 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 6 (13.04%) Service Management
7 5 (10.87%) CRM
7 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
7 5 (10.87%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.52%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Time Management
8 3 (6.52%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) C
5 2 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.52%) MCP
4 2 (4.35%) CIPD
4 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.04%) VirtualBox
2 6 (13.04%) Xen
3 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Ansible
1 6 (13.04%) Nagios
1 6 (13.04%) OpenNMS
1 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
1 6 (13.04%) ZABBIX
1 6 (13.04%) Zenoss
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Google
3 6 (13.04%) Rackspace
3 6 (13.04%) SaltStack
4 5 (10.87%) BT
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.17%) Remedy
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonuses and and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £26,500 + good benefits
Posted: 20 days ago