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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 57 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 10 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.55% 3.20% 2.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.24% 29.09% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 12
Average salary £31,750 £24,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.59% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
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
58 55 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.99% 11.00% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 24
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £61,750 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 6 £42,500 +80.85% 1
Sunderland 0 3 £27,500 -41.48%
Gateshead - 1 £36,000 -
SLA
North East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) UNIX
3 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (37.50%) SAN
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) NAS
4 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (33.33%) German Language
4 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (33.33%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (33.33%) Symantec
4 8 (33.33%) DNS
4 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 8 (33.33%) DHCP
4 8 (33.33%) NFS
5 7 (29.17%) Python
5 7 (29.17%) C
5 7 (29.17%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) MySQL
5 7 (29.17%) Replication
5 7 (29.17%) French Language
5 7 (29.17%) Italian Language

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
1 9 (37.50%) NAS
2 8 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
General
1 8 (33.33%) German Language
2 7 (29.17%) French Language
2 7 (29.17%) Italian Language
3 4 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Administrator
2 7 (29.17%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Replication
2 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) UNIX
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) DevOps
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Line Management
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) ERP
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Python
1 7 (29.17%) C
1 7 (29.17%) Java
1 7 (29.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCDST
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 8 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) ZENworks
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) VMware
1 8 (33.33%) Symantec
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Apple
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Mitel
5 1 (4.17%) Lotus
Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago