The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 32 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing SLA 12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.06% 2.88% 0.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.14% 100.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £19,000 £28,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +29.54%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,579 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +1.65%
SLA
West 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 Wakefield region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
21 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.86% 2.88% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 7
Average salary £21,000 £28,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £28,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SLA
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

SLA Salary Trend in Wakefield

SLA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 26 (65.00%) Degree
2 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (32.50%) Windows
4 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
5 11 (27.50%) ITIL
6 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
6 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
6 9 (22.50%) Citrix
6 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Vista
7 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (20.00%) VMware
7 8 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (20.00%) Symantec
7 8 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 5 (12.50%) Lync
9 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (10.00%) MS Office
10 3 (7.50%) LAN
10 3 (7.50%) WAN
11 1 (2.50%) SQL
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle
11 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
11 1 (2.50%) Publishing
11 1 (2.50%) PowerShell

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) LAN
1 3 (7.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 10 (25.00%) Senior Microsoft Specialist
3 8 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Graduate
6 1 (2.50%) IT Graduate
6 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
1 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Citrix
3 8 (20.00%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
Wakefield
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: 25 days ago