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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 84 60 78
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +18
Permanent jobs citing SLA 134 200 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.83% 4.09% 3.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.43% 37.11% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 98 159 89
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
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
527 539 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.13% 11.02% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 410 371 316
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
Leeds -20 87 £35,000 - 10
Bradford -17 9 £31,000 +34.78% 2
Bingley - 9 £32,750 - 1
Halifax - 3 £45,000 -
Wakefield -13 2 £35,000 +79.48%
Brighouse - 1 £25,000 -
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 116 (46.59%) ITIL
2 97 (38.96%) Windows
3 59 (23.69%) SQL
4 57 (22.89%) Microsoft
5 53 (21.29%) Active Directory
6 46 (18.47%) Project Management
6 46 (18.47%) SQL Server
6 46 (18.47%) MS Excel
7 45 (18.07%) Service Management
7 45 (18.07%) Service Delivery
8 44 (17.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 43 (17.27%) VMware
10 42 (16.87%) Oracle
11 38 (15.26%) MS Exchange
11 38 (15.26%) Finance
12 36 (14.46%) MS Office
13 32 (12.85%) Linux
14 31 (12.45%) Cisco
15 28 (11.24%) Incident Management
16 27 (10.84%) Mentoring
16 27 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (10.84%) UNIX
17 26 (10.44%) Citrix
17 26 (10.44%) Business Continuity
18 25 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (9.64%) Degree
19 24 (9.64%) Oracle Database
19 24 (9.64%) VPN
19 24 (9.64%) CheckPoint
19 24 (9.64%) Solaris

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 38 (15.26%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.02%) IIS
4 7 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.41%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.61%) Apache
6 4 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.20%) JBoss
8 2 (0.80%) Lync
8 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.40%) CMS
9 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (18.47%) MS Excel
2 36 (14.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.40%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Summit
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) SaaS
1 2 (0.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.64%) VPN
2 22 (8.84%) LAN
3 21 (8.43%) WAN
4 20 (8.03%) DNS
4 20 (8.03%) SAN
5 18 (7.23%) TCP/IP
6 16 (6.43%) Firewall
7 15 (6.02%) DHCP
8 11 (4.42%) SSL
9 9 (3.61%) IPsec
9 9 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (3.21%) DMVPN
10 8 (3.21%) HSRP
10 8 (3.21%) Spanning Tree
10 8 (3.21%) VRRP
10 8 (3.21%) VPLS
10 8 (3.21%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (3.21%) MPLS
10 8 (3.21%) BGP
10 8 (3.21%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.47%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.64%) Oracle Database
3 23 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.62%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.01%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.20%) JasperReports
10 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.40%) Ingres
11 1 (0.40%) MySQL
11 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.40%) PowerBuilder
General
1 38 (15.26%) Finance
2 16 (6.43%) Retail
3 11 (4.42%) Banking
4 10 (4.02%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.20%) Legal
5 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.80%) Games
6 2 (0.80%) Law
6 2 (0.80%) Marketing
6 2 (0.80%) Billing
7 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.40%) Local Government
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (26.10%) Analyst
2 34 (13.65%) Service Manager
3 31 (12.45%) Service Analyst
4 30 (12.05%) Service Desk Analyst
5 21 (8.43%) Administrator
6 20 (8.03%) Team Leader
7 18 (7.23%) Applications Support
7 18 (7.23%) Support Analyst
8 16 (6.43%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (6.02%) Services Delivery Manager
9 15 (6.02%) DBA
9 15 (6.02%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (4.42%) Network Engineer
11 11 (4.42%) Database Manager
12 10 (4.02%) Support Manager
12 10 (4.02%) UNIX Administrator
13 9 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.61%) Senior Network Engineer
13 9 (3.61%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.21%) Web Services
2 6 (2.41%) Application Packaging
3 5 (2.01%) .NET
3 5 (2.01%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.20%) XML
4 3 (1.20%) ODBC
4 3 (1.20%) LAMP
5 2 (0.80%) CSS
5 2 (0.80%) HTML
6 1 (0.40%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.62%) NHS
3 10 (4.02%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.02%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.21%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.81%) GIS
6 6 (2.41%) Clustering
6 6 (2.41%) CMDB
6 6 (2.41%) User Experience
7 5 (2.01%) Replication
7 5 (2.01%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.80%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.40%) iPhone
9 1 (0.40%) iSeries
9 1 (0.40%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
9 1 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.40%) DTV
9 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 97 (38.96%) Windows
2 32 (12.85%) Linux
3 27 (10.84%) UNIX
4 24 (9.64%) Solaris
5 19 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (7.23%) Windows 7
6 18 (7.23%) Windows 8
7 15 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.62%) Windows XP
9 9 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (2.81%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.20%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.80%) Android
13 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (46.59%) ITIL
2 46 (18.47%) Project Management
3 45 (18.07%) Service Management
3 45 (18.07%) Service Delivery
4 44 (17.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (11.24%) Incident Management
6 27 (10.84%) Mentoring
7 26 (10.44%) Business Continuity
8 22 (8.84%) Problem Management
9 20 (8.03%) Line Management
9 20 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (6.83%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (6.43%) Change Management
13 15 (6.02%) Time Management
14 13 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (5.22%) CRM
14 13 (5.22%) Change Control
14 13 (5.22%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 59 (23.69%) SQL
2 17 (6.83%) T-SQL
3 7 (2.81%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.61%) Java
5 3 (1.20%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.80%) VB
6 2 (0.80%) VBA
6 2 (0.80%) Python
6 2 (0.80%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.80%) C++
7 1 (0.40%) C#
7 1 (0.40%) VBScript
7 1 (0.40%) Perl
7 1 (0.40%) PHP
7 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (9.64%) Degree
2 15 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (5.22%) HNC
4 13 (5.22%) HND
5 11 (4.42%) CCNP
6 9 (3.61%) CCSE
7 8 (3.21%) CCSA
7 8 (3.21%) CCDA
7 8 (3.21%) CCDP
8 7 (2.81%) MCP
9 6 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.01%) CCNA
10 5 (2.01%) MCSE
11 4 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (1.61%) APMP
12 3 (1.20%) MCITP
12 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.82%) QA
2 8 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.01%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (21.29%) Active Directory
2 25 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.82%) XenApp
4 9 (3.61%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.61%) NFS
6 4 (1.61%) Samba
7 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.80%) vSphere
9 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.02%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (3.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (2.81%) DameWare
3 7 (2.81%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.01%) SCCM
4 5 (2.01%) Opsview
5 4 (1.61%) Graphite
5 4 (1.61%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.80%) NetVault Backup
6 2 (0.80%) OpenView
6 2 (0.80%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.80%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.80%) WSUS
7 1 (0.40%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.40%) SCOM
7 1 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 57 (22.89%) Microsoft
2 43 (17.27%) VMware
3 42 (16.87%) Oracle
4 31 (12.45%) Cisco
5 26 (10.44%) Citrix
6 24 (9.64%) CheckPoint
7 17 (6.83%) NetApp
8 14 (5.62%) Symantec
9 9 (3.61%) HP
10 8 (3.21%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.21%) F5
11 7 (2.81%) Dell Compellent
12 6 (2.41%) ATG
13 5 (2.01%) Remedy
13 5 (2.01%) CommVault
13 5 (2.01%) Juniper
13 5 (2.01%) Kaspersky
13 5 (2.01%) Sourcefire
13 5 (2.01%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.01%) Qualys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £16000 - £20800 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum £20,000 to £24,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £24,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bingley
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago