The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 16 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SLA 18 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 11.39% 1.20% 9.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 58.06% 20.00% 67.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 4
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £21,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
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
31 5 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 19.62% 6.02% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 12
Median salary £32,500 £36,250 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +35.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,250 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £34,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for SLA.

1 19 (79.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco
3 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
4 12 (50.00%) Supplier Management
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) ITIL
5 11 (45.83%) Change Control
6 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (41.67%) Data Centre Operations
6 10 (41.67%) Windows
6 10 (41.67%) Change Management
7 7 (29.17%) Release Management
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (25.00%) MCSE
8 6 (25.00%) VMware
9 5 (20.83%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
9 5 (20.83%) MCDST
9 5 (20.83%) MCP
9 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.67%) Firewall
10 4 (16.67%) SAN
10 4 (16.67%) BGP
10 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
10 4 (16.67%) Internet
10 4 (16.67%) MPLS
10 4 (16.67%) OSPF
10 4 (16.67%) LAN
10 4 (16.67%) WLAN
10 4 (16.67%) WAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) BGP
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
1 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
1 4 (16.67%) MPLS
1 4 (16.67%) Network Security
1 4 (16.67%) OSPF
1 4 (16.67%) PABX
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
1 4 (16.67%) VPN
1 4 (16.67%) WAN
1 4 (16.67%) WLAN
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Network Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
6 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
6 3 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
2 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (12.50%) FMCG
3 3 (12.50%) HP Storage
4 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 11 (45.83%) Change Control
3 11 (45.83%) ITIL
4 10 (41.67%) Change Management
4 10 (41.67%) Data Centre Operations
5 7 (29.17%) Release Management
6 5 (20.83%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (4.17%) BCP
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.17%) Line Management
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) People Management
7 1 (4.17%) Process Management
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Server Building
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) MCSE
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCDST
2 5 (20.83%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 4 (16.67%) vSphere
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
1 4 (16.67%) SCOM
1 4 (16.67%) vMotion
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) HP