The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 61 70 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing SLA 198 128 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.85% 3.40% 3.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.08% 30.84% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 168 108 105
Average salary £30,125 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.71% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
SLA
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 West Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
520 415 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.11% 11.01% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 375 337 373
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 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 30 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
(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 +9 148 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Bradford -1 22 £25,500 -41.37% 2
Wakefield - 20 £20,000 - 3
Dewsbury - 7 £19,000 -
Wetherby -4 4 £22,500 -
Pontefract - 4 £28,000 -
Huddersfield +8 3 £25,000 -43.18%
Pudsey - 1 £25,000 -
Bingley - 1 £45,000 -
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 161 (43.87%) ITIL
2 147 (40.05%) Windows
3 115 (31.34%) Microsoft
4 107 (29.16%) SQL
5 90 (24.52%) Active Directory
6 77 (20.98%) SQL Server
7 68 (18.53%) MS Excel
8 56 (15.26%) Citrix
8 56 (15.26%) Finance
9 51 (13.90%) MS Office
10 49 (13.35%) MS Exchange
11 48 (13.08%) VMware
12 45 (12.26%) Oracle
12 45 (12.26%) Cisco
13 43 (11.72%) Cisco Certification
14 42 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 42 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
15 41 (11.17%) Linux
16 40 (10.90%) SQL Server 2008
17 38 (10.35%) VMware Infrastructure
17 38 (10.35%) CCNA
17 38 (10.35%) Service Management
18 35 (9.54%) Service Delivery
19 33 (8.99%) WAN
19 33 (8.99%) LAN
19 33 (8.99%) Mentoring
20 32 (8.72%) Problem Management
21 31 (8.45%) Degree
21 31 (8.45%) Windows 7
21 31 (8.45%) .NET

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 49 (13.35%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.99%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.27%) IIS
3 12 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (2.72%) SAS
5 9 (2.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (2.45%) Lync
5 9 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.91%) Apache
6 7 (1.91%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (1.63%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.63%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.09%) CMS
9 4 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 68 (18.53%) MS Excel
2 51 (13.90%) MS Office
3 4 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle ASCP
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.82%) SaaS
2 3 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.99%) LAN
1 33 (8.99%) WAN
2 31 (8.45%) Firewall
3 29 (7.90%) VPN
4 28 (7.63%) SAN
5 15 (4.09%) DNS
6 13 (3.54%) Network Security
7 12 (3.27%) NAS
7 12 (3.27%) DHCP
8 11 (3.00%) TCP/IP
9 10 (2.72%) FTP
10 6 (1.63%) VoIP
11 5 (1.36%) HTTP
11 5 (1.36%) Internet
11 5 (1.36%) MPLS
11 5 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.09%) PuTTY
12 4 (1.09%) SecureCRT
12 4 (1.09%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (20.98%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (6.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.54%) MySQL
7 11 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.91%) QlikView
10 6 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.63%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.09%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.82%) DB2
13 2 (0.54%) DTS
13 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.27%) SAP BI
14 1 (0.27%) Ingres
14 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (3.00%) Subversion
2 9 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.36%) JIRA
5 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 56 (15.26%) Finance
2 9 (2.45%) Legal
3 5 (1.36%) Advertising
4 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.82%) Retail
5 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (0.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (38.15%) Analyst
2 55 (14.99%) Support Analyst
3 33 (8.99%) Service Analyst
4 30 (8.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 22 (5.99%) Service Manager
6 19 (5.18%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (4.63%) Team Leader
7 17 (4.63%) Support Engineer
8 15 (4.09%) Consultant
8 15 (4.09%) Network Engineer
8 15 (4.09%) Senior Network Engineer
9 14 (3.81%) Services Delivery Manager
9 14 (3.81%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (3.54%) Business Analyst
10 13 (3.54%) Technical Support
11 12 (3.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (3.27%) Applications Support
11 12 (3.27%) Developer
11 12 (3.27%) Oracle Analyst
11 12 (3.27%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.45%) .NET
2 18 (4.90%) XML
3 12 (3.27%) Web Services
4 7 (1.91%) HTML
4 7 (1.91%) CSS
5 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.82%) Ajax
5 3 (0.82%) jQuery
5 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (0.54%) MDX
7 1 (0.27%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.27%) SOAP
7 1 (0.27%) EDI
7 1 (0.27%) WSDL
7 1 (0.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.54%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.72%) Clustering
5 8 (2.18%) Statistics
5 8 (2.18%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.36%) IVR
7 3 (0.82%) VSAM
7 3 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.82%) Data Extraction
7 3 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.82%) Replication
7 3 (0.82%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.82%) EqualLogic
7 3 (0.82%) Social Media
8 2 (0.54%) RMADS
8 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 147 (40.05%) Windows
2 42 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (11.17%) Linux
4 31 (8.45%) Windows 7
5 29 (7.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (7.90%) UNIX
6 28 (7.63%) Windows XP
7 18 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (3.81%) Windows Vista
9 12 (3.27%) CentOS
10 9 (2.45%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.63%) SUSE
11 6 (1.63%) Debian
12 5 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.36%) Android
13 4 (1.09%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.82%) Solaris
15 1 (0.27%) AIX
15 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (43.87%) ITIL
2 38 (10.35%) Service Management
3 35 (9.54%) Service Delivery
4 33 (8.99%) Mentoring
5 32 (8.72%) Problem Management
6 28 (7.63%) Change Management
7 25 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (6.81%) Configuration Management
8 24 (6.54%) Incident Management
9 23 (6.27%) Project Management
10 17 (4.63%) Performance Management
11 16 (4.36%) Time Management
11 16 (4.36%) Data Entry
11 16 (4.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (4.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (4.36%) Change Control
12 15 (4.09%) ITIL V3
12 15 (4.09%) Release Management
12 15 (4.09%) Data Analysis
12 15 (4.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (29.16%) SQL
2 19 (5.18%) T-SQL
3 17 (4.63%) JavaScript
4 12 (3.27%) VBA
4 12 (3.27%) Bash Shell
5 8 (2.18%) Perl
5 8 (2.18%) PHP
6 7 (1.91%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.91%) Java
7 6 (1.63%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.36%) VB
8 5 (1.36%) C#
9 4 (1.09%) C
10 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.54%) Python
12 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (11.72%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (10.35%) CCNA
3 31 (8.45%) Degree
4 19 (5.18%) CCNP
5 18 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (4.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 14 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (3.00%) Check Point Certification
7 11 (3.00%) CCSE
7 11 (3.00%) MCSE
8 9 (2.45%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.09%) CCIP
12 3 (0.82%) ISEB
12 3 (0.82%) MCITP
12 3 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.54%) CISSP
14 1 (0.27%) CCIE
14 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.27%) QA
2 6 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 90 (24.52%) Active Directory
2 38 (10.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.18%) XenApp
4 11 (3.00%) vSphere
5 9 (2.45%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.18%) XenServer
6 8 (2.18%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (1.09%) VMware Server
8 4 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (1.09%) UAG
9 3 (0.82%) NDS
10 2 (0.54%) Samba
11 1 (0.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (1.63%) NetBackup
2 6 (1.63%) SCCM
3 3 (0.82%) Nagios
4 2 (0.54%) WSUS
4 2 (0.54%) Foglight
4 2 (0.54%) Plesk
5 1 (0.27%) Puppet
5 1 (0.27%) Opsview
5 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.27%) SCOM
5 1 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 115 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 56 (15.26%) Citrix
3 48 (13.08%) VMware
4 45 (12.26%) Cisco
4 45 (12.26%) Oracle
5 24 (6.54%) CheckPoint
6 21 (5.72%) Avaya
7 19 (5.18%) Symantec
8 17 (4.63%) NetApp
9 15 (4.09%) Verint
10 13 (3.54%) CommVault
11 11 (3.00%) HP
11 11 (3.00%) SolarWinds
12 7 (1.91%) AppSense
12 7 (1.91%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.91%) Juniper
12 7 (1.91%) Tableau
13 6 (1.63%) Capita
13 6 (1.63%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.36%) Apple
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + overtime + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum + Good Benefits (Great holidays + Home working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: dependent on level of experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Salary: £50 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago