The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 68 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 169 119 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.47% 3.39% 3.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.23% 28.13% 34.86%
Number of salaries quoted 133 96 105
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £19,600 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
559 423 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.48% 12.07% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 385 320 299
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SLA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SLA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SLA Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SLA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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
Leeds -23 111 £35,000 +16.66% 15
Wakefield +15 28 £19,500 -56.90% 1
Bradford -2 10 £45,000 -
Wetherby - 8 £18,420 - 2
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 134 (39.53%) Windows
2 126 (37.17%) ITIL
3 105 (30.97%) Microsoft
4 103 (30.38%) SQL
5 73 (21.53%) Active Directory
6 69 (20.35%) SQL Server
7 65 (19.17%) MS Excel
8 59 (17.40%) Cisco Certification
9 52 (15.34%) CCNA
9 52 (15.34%) Cisco
9 52 (15.34%) MS Exchange
10 47 (13.86%) Finance
11 43 (12.68%) VMware
11 43 (12.68%) Citrix
12 39 (11.50%) MS Office
13 38 (11.21%) Degree
14 37 (10.91%) Windows XP
14 37 (10.91%) Firewall
15 36 (10.62%) Oracle
16 35 (10.32%) .NET
16 35 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
17 33 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 33 (9.73%) SharePoint
17 33 (9.73%) LAN
17 33 (9.73%) Service Delivery
18 29 (8.55%) Linux
19 28 (8.26%) VPN
19 28 (8.26%) Service Management
19 28 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
19 28 (8.26%) Problem Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 52 (15.34%) MS Exchange
2 33 (9.73%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.31%) IIS
4 17 (5.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 14 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.36%) Lync
7 8 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.06%) SAS
8 7 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.77%) Apache
10 5 (1.47%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.18%) CMS
11 4 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 65 (19.17%) MS Excel
2 39 (11.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.83%) Office 365
2 4 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.91%) Firewall
2 33 (9.73%) LAN
3 28 (8.26%) VPN
4 23 (6.78%) WAN
5 20 (5.90%) DHCP
5 20 (5.90%) SAN
6 17 (5.01%) DNS
7 13 (3.83%) Internet
8 12 (3.54%) VoIP
9 10 (2.95%) OSPF
9 10 (2.95%) BGP
9 10 (2.95%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (2.36%) NAS
10 8 (2.36%) Network Security
11 7 (2.06%) TCP/IP
12 6 (1.77%) Broadband
13 5 (1.47%) MPLS
14 4 (1.18%) Telnet
14 4 (1.18%) FTP
14 4 (1.18%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.06%) MySQL
7 6 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.18%) QlikView
10 3 (0.88%) DB2
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.29%) SAP BI
12 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.77%) Subversion
2 4 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.88%) InstallShield
General
1 47 (13.86%) Finance
2 12 (3.54%) Telecoms
2 12 (3.54%) Legal
3 5 (1.47%) Advertising
4 3 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.29%) Banking
5 1 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (36.58%) Analyst
2 65 (19.17%) Support Analyst
3 22 (6.49%) Service Analyst
3 22 (6.49%) Service Manager
3 22 (6.49%) Service Desk Analyst
4 20 (5.90%) Consultant
5 19 (5.60%) Support Engineer
5 19 (5.60%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (5.31%) Administrator
7 17 (5.01%) Services Delivery Manager
7 17 (5.01%) Applications Support
7 17 (5.01%) Technical Support
7 17 (5.01%) Delivery Manager
8 16 (4.72%) Technical Consultant
9 15 (4.42%) Voice Engineer
10 14 (4.13%) Technical Analyst
10 14 (4.13%) Network Engineer
11 12 (3.54%) DBA
11 12 (3.54%) SQL DBA
11 12 (3.54%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.32%) .NET
2 23 (6.78%) XML
3 21 (6.19%) Web Services
4 10 (2.95%) HTML
4 10 (2.95%) CSS
5 6 (1.77%) SOAP
5 6 (1.77%) WSDL
6 3 (0.88%) Ajax
6 3 (0.88%) jQuery
6 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.59%) MDX
8 1 (0.29%) EDI
8 1 (0.29%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.60%) Management Information System
2 10 (2.95%) Clustering
3 7 (2.06%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.18%) IVR
5 3 (0.88%) VSAM
5 3 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (0.88%) Data Extraction
5 3 (0.88%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.88%) EqualLogic
5 3 (0.88%) Social Media
5 3 (0.88%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.59%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.59%) Statistics
6 2 (0.59%) Replication
6 2 (0.59%) RMADS
7 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.29%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.29%) NHS
7 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.29%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 134 (39.53%) Windows
2 37 (10.91%) Windows XP
3 35 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (8.55%) Linux
5 20 (5.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (5.31%) UNIX
8 15 (4.42%) CentOS
8 15 (4.42%) Windows 7
9 13 (3.83%) Windows 8
10 9 (2.65%) Ubuntu
11 7 (2.06%) SUSE
11 7 (2.06%) Debian
12 4 (1.18%) AIX
12 4 (1.18%) Solaris
12 4 (1.18%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.29%) Android
14 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (37.17%) ITIL
2 33 (9.73%) Service Delivery
3 28 (8.26%) Service Management
3 28 (8.26%) Problem Management
4 26 (7.67%) Change Management
5 21 (6.19%) Project Management
6 20 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (5.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (5.90%) Software Testing
6 20 (5.90%) Data Entry
7 19 (5.60%) Time Management
8 18 (5.31%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (4.42%) Test Scripting
9 15 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (4.13%) Configuration Management
11 12 (3.54%) Incident Management
11 12 (3.54%) Data Analysis
12 10 (2.95%) Release Management
12 10 (2.95%) Change Control
13 8 (2.36%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 103 (30.38%) SQL
2 12 (3.54%) T-SQL
2 12 (3.54%) Java
3 11 (3.24%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.65%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.06%) PHP
5 7 (2.06%) VBA
6 6 (1.77%) C
7 5 (1.47%) C#
7 5 (1.47%) Perl
8 4 (1.18%) Python
8 4 (1.18%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.88%) VB
10 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 59 (17.40%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (15.34%) CCNA
3 38 (11.21%) Degree
4 21 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (5.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (5.60%) CCNP
7 17 (5.01%) MCSE
8 12 (3.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (2.36%) CCSE
9 8 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (2.36%) Check Point Certification
10 6 (1.77%) MCITP
11 5 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.47%) ISEB
12 4 (1.18%) CCIP
12 4 (1.18%) MCP
13 2 (0.59%) MCSA
13 2 (0.59%) CISSP
14 1 (0.29%) CCIE
14 1 (0.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.96%) QA
2 8 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 73 (21.53%) Active Directory
2 33 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.42%) vSphere
4 13 (3.83%) XenApp
5 10 (2.95%) NDS
6 9 (2.65%) Hyper-V
6 9 (2.65%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.18%) Samba
7 4 (1.18%) UAG
8 3 (0.88%) XenServer
9 2 (0.59%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 21 (6.19%) SCCM
2 8 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (1.77%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.18%) WSUS
4 4 (1.18%) Puppet
5 3 (0.88%) Opsview
5 3 (0.88%) Nagios
5 3 (0.88%) SCOM
6 2 (0.59%) Foglight
7 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 105 (30.97%) Microsoft
2 52 (15.34%) Cisco
3 43 (12.68%) Citrix
3 43 (12.68%) VMware
4 36 (10.62%) Oracle
5 24 (7.08%) Avaya
6 22 (6.49%) CheckPoint
7 19 (5.60%) Verint
8 12 (3.54%) Symantec
8 12 (3.54%) NetApp
8 12 (3.54%) CommVault
9 10 (2.95%) Adobe
10 7 (2.06%) Juniper
10 7 (2.06%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.77%) Fortinet
11 6 (1.77%) Dell
12 5 (1.47%) HP
12 5 (1.47%) F5
12 5 (1.47%) BT
13 4 (1.18%) CODA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £49000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21478 - £27901 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42500.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + on call
Posted: 14 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Life Assurance
Posted: 18 days ago
Wetherby
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + Overtime + Pension Scheme + Company Bonus Scheme + Healthcare
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: £15,000 to £17,000 dependant on level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £21,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago