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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 66 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing SLA 180 147 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.64% 3.22% 3.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.03% 25.70% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 153 118 103
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
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
562 572 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.37% 12.51% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 415 418 376
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,250 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £58,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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
(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 -5 113 £33,000 +3.93% 17
Bradford +18 29 £30,000 +42.85% 1
Wakefield -2 18 £30,000 +3.44%
Huddersfield +3 5 £20,000 -27.27%
Pudsey - 3 £35,000 -
Halifax +3 1 £22,000 +3.52% 1
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 186 (48.31%) ITIL
2 155 (40.26%) Windows
3 125 (32.47%) Microsoft
4 113 (29.35%) Active Directory
5 90 (23.38%) SQL
6 80 (20.78%) Finance
7 77 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 74 (19.22%) Oracle
9 70 (18.18%) VMware
10 68 (17.66%) MS Exchange
11 67 (17.40%) Service Delivery
12 60 (15.58%) Citrix
13 56 (14.55%) Linux
14 55 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 53 (13.77%) SAN
16 51 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
17 50 (12.99%) UNIX
18 49 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
19 48 (12.47%) Service Management
20 44 (11.43%) Line Management
21 43 (11.17%) MS Office
22 42 (10.91%) Problem Management
23 41 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
24 40 (10.39%) MS Excel
24 40 (10.39%) Cisco
25 36 (9.35%) Windows XP
25 36 (9.35%) Migration
26 35 (9.09%) T-SQL
26 35 (9.09%) Windows 8
26 35 (9.09%) Incident Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 68 (17.66%) MS Exchange
2 25 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (4.42%) SharePoint
4 16 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (3.64%) WebLogic
5 14 (3.64%) IIS
6 11 (2.86%) Apache
6 11 (2.86%) CMS
7 10 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.30%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.04%) Lync
10 4 (1.04%) Moodle
10 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.04%) SAS
11 3 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (11.17%) MS Office
2 40 (10.39%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle ASCP
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 53 (13.77%) SAN
2 32 (8.31%) LAN
3 27 (7.01%) VPN
4 24 (6.23%) NAS
4 24 (6.23%) DNS
4 24 (6.23%) Firewall
5 20 (5.19%) WAN
6 15 (3.90%) TCP/IP
7 13 (3.38%) DHCP
8 10 (2.60%) VoIP
8 10 (2.60%) SSL
9 9 (2.34%) FTP
9 9 (2.34%) IPsec
9 9 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (2.08%) Unified Communications
10 8 (2.08%) MPLS
11 7 (1.82%) EIGRP
12 6 (1.56%) DMVPN
12 6 (1.56%) VPLS
12 6 (1.56%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (5.19%) Oracle Database
7 18 (4.68%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.56%) QlikView
12 4 (1.04%) MySQL
13 3 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (0.78%) MS Access
13 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.52%) Essbase
14 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.52%) DTS
14 2 (0.52%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 17 (4.42%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (3.90%) Subversion
3 14 (3.64%) JIRA
4 11 (2.86%) JUnit
4 11 (2.86%) Maven
4 11 (2.86%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.34%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
General
1 80 (20.78%) Finance
2 15 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.64%) Retail
4 11 (2.86%) Legal
5 10 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.82%) Law
7 4 (1.04%) Marketing
7 4 (1.04%) Advertising
8 3 (0.78%) Back Office
8 3 (0.78%) French Language
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (26.75%) Analyst
2 41 (10.65%) Team Leader
3 40 (10.39%) Service Analyst
3 40 (10.39%) Support Analyst
4 34 (8.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (8.83%) Support Engineer
5 31 (8.05%) Service Desk Analyst
6 28 (7.27%) Service Manager
6 28 (7.27%) Applications Support
7 23 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (5.71%) Support Team Leader
9 20 (5.19%) Administrator
9 20 (5.19%) Developer
10 15 (3.90%) Technical Engineer
10 15 (3.90%) Technical Support
11 14 (3.64%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (3.64%) Desktop Team Leader
11 14 (3.64%) IT Services Manager
11 14 (3.64%) Desktop Support
11 14 (3.64%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.83%) HTML
2 26 (6.75%) .NET
2 26 (6.75%) Web Services
3 22 (5.71%) CSS
4 19 (4.94%) jQuery
4 19 (4.94%) XML
5 14 (3.64%) ASP.NET
6 12 (3.12%) SOAP
7 11 (2.86%) Hibernate
7 11 (2.86%) Spring
7 11 (2.86%) Ajax
7 11 (2.86%) Java EE
7 11 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 11 (2.86%) HTML5
7 11 (2.86%) CSS3
8 5 (1.30%) LAMP
9 3 (0.78%) J2EE
10 2 (0.52%) Middleware
10 2 (0.52%) COM
10 2 (0.52%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.42%) Clustering
3 17 (4.42%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.60%) Blackberry
6 7 (1.82%) Statistics
7 5 (1.30%) Replication
7 5 (1.30%) CMDB
8 4 (1.04%) iPad
8 4 (1.04%) iPhone
8 4 (1.04%) User Experience
9 3 (0.78%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.52%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.52%) PKI
10 2 (0.52%) GIS
10 2 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.26%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 155 (40.26%) Windows
2 56 (14.55%) Linux
3 50 (12.99%) UNIX
4 41 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (9.35%) Windows XP
6 35 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 29 (7.53%) Windows 7
8 27 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (4.16%) Solaris
10 11 (2.86%) CentOS
11 10 (2.60%) Debian
12 9 (2.34%) AIX
12 9 (2.34%) SUSE
13 7 (1.82%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.56%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (48.31%) ITIL
2 67 (17.40%) Service Delivery
3 48 (12.47%) Service Management
4 44 (11.43%) Line Management
5 42 (10.91%) Problem Management
6 36 (9.35%) Migration
7 35 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 34 (8.83%) Change Control
9 32 (8.31%) Change Management
10 27 (7.01%) Disaster Recovery
11 26 (6.75%) Configuration Management
11 26 (6.75%) Data Protection
11 26 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (6.23%) Performance Management
12 24 (6.23%) Mentoring
13 23 (5.97%) Project Management
13 23 (5.97%) CRM
14 19 (4.94%) E-Commerce
14 19 (4.94%) Business Continuity
14 19 (4.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 90 (23.38%) SQL
2 35 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 27 (7.01%) Java
4 24 (6.23%) JavaScript
5 23 (5.97%) PowerShell
6 18 (4.68%) C#
7 17 (4.42%) PL/SQL
7 17 (4.42%) Shell Script
8 13 (3.38%) Perl
9 11 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.04%) VB
10 4 (1.04%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.78%) VBA
12 2 (0.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (6.23%) CCNA
4 23 (5.97%) MCSE
5 22 (5.71%) Degree
6 17 (4.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 16 (4.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (2.60%) CISSP
9 9 (2.34%) VCP4
10 8 (2.08%) MCSA
10 8 (2.08%) CCNP
11 7 (1.82%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.56%) CEH
12 6 (1.56%) CCSE
12 6 (1.56%) CCSA
12 6 (1.56%) CCDA
12 6 (1.56%) CCDP
13 5 (1.30%) MCP
13 5 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.16%) PCI DSS
2 12 (3.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.34%) COBIT
5 8 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 113 (29.35%) Active Directory
2 55 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (6.49%) XenApp
4 17 (4.42%) vSphere
5 13 (3.38%) Terminal Services
6 12 (3.12%) Samba
7 9 (2.34%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.30%) XenServer
9 3 (0.78%) NFS
9 3 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.26%) UAG
11 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (4.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (4.42%) SCCM
3 15 (3.90%) NetBackup
4 9 (2.34%) Puppet
4 9 (2.34%) Opsview
5 8 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (1.04%) SCOM
6 4 (1.04%) Graphite
7 3 (0.78%) WSUS
8 2 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.52%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.26%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 125 (32.47%) Microsoft
2 74 (19.22%) Oracle
3 70 (18.18%) VMware
4 60 (15.58%) Citrix
5 40 (10.39%) Cisco
6 32 (8.31%) Symantec
7 31 (8.05%) NetApp
8 24 (6.23%) CheckPoint
9 18 (4.68%) Apple
10 13 (3.38%) MobileIron
11 12 (3.12%) HP
12 11 (2.86%) Hitachi
12 11 (2.86%) Kaspersky
13 10 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (2.60%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.08%) Postini
14 8 (2.08%) Dell
15 7 (1.82%) CommVault
16 6 (1.56%) Tableau
16 6 (1.56%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Premier Farnell
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Health care, Bonus and more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Tesco Mobile
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: Basic Salary £17,000 - £19,000 plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Telefonica
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £49000 per annum + £5.4k car allowance, 15% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
West Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: Basic Salary £17,000 - £19,000 plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
thebigword
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum + up to £3K p/a on call payment
Posted: 26 days ago