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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 59 72 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing SLA 202 122 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.96% 3.29% 3.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.97% 29.83% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 163 102 109
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,200 £21,500
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
532 409 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.42% 11.05% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 370 328 372
Average salary £35,661 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,950 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 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 19 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 +7 142 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Wakefield - 28 £20,000 - 1
Bradford -5 19 £28,000 -36.72%
Wetherby -1 5 £22,500 -
Dewsbury - 5 £19,000 -
Pontefract - 4 £28,000 -
Huddersfield +7 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 19 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.

1 159 (42.29%) ITIL
2 154 (40.96%) Windows
3 116 (30.85%) Microsoft
4 114 (30.32%) SQL
5 91 (24.20%) Active Directory
6 78 (20.74%) SQL Server
7 72 (19.15%) MS Excel
8 58 (15.43%) Finance
9 56 (14.89%) Citrix
10 50 (13.30%) MS Office
11 49 (13.03%) MS Exchange
12 46 (12.23%) Cisco Certification
13 45 (11.97%) Cisco
13 45 (11.97%) VMware
14 42 (11.17%) Oracle
15 41 (10.90%) CCNA
16 40 (10.64%) Linux
17 39 (10.37%) Service Management
17 39 (10.37%) Windows Server 2008
17 39 (10.37%) SQL Server 2008
17 39 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
18 35 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (9.31%) Problem Management
18 35 (9.31%) Service Delivery
18 35 (9.31%) .NET
19 33 (8.78%) Mentoring
20 32 (8.51%) Windows XP
20 32 (8.51%) LAN
20 32 (8.51%) Firewall
21 31 (8.24%) WAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (13.03%) MS Exchange
2 25 (6.65%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.72%) IIS
4 12 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (2.66%) SAS
6 10 (2.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (2.39%) Lync
7 9 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.60%) Office Communications Server
8 6 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.60%) Apache
9 5 (1.33%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (1.06%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.06%) CMS
10 4 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 72 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 50 (13.30%) MS Office
3 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.80%) Oracle ASCP
2 3 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (0.80%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.60%) Office 365
2 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.51%) LAN
1 32 (8.51%) Firewall
2 31 (8.24%) WAN
3 30 (7.98%) VPN
4 24 (6.38%) SAN
5 17 (4.52%) DNS
6 14 (3.72%) DHCP
7 13 (3.46%) Network Security
8 11 (2.93%) TCP/IP
8 11 (2.93%) NAS
9 10 (2.66%) FTP
10 7 (1.86%) Internet
11 6 (1.60%) VoIP
12 5 (1.33%) HTTP
12 5 (1.33%) MPLS
12 5 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (1.06%) SSH
13 4 (1.06%) Junos
13 4 (1.06%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.72%) MySQL
7 10 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.86%) QlikView
10 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.06%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.80%) DB2
13 2 (0.53%) DTS
13 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.27%) SAP BI
14 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (2.66%) Subversion
2 8 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.06%) JIRA
5 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 58 (15.43%) Finance
2 8 (2.13%) Legal
3 5 (1.33%) Advertising
4 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.80%) Retail
5 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (0.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (37.77%) Analyst
2 58 (15.43%) Support Analyst
3 32 (8.51%) Service Analyst
4 29 (7.71%) Service Desk Analyst
5 23 (6.12%) Service Manager
6 22 (5.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (5.05%) Team Leader
7 19 (5.05%) Consultant
8 18 (4.79%) Support Engineer
9 16 (4.26%) Services Delivery Manager
9 16 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
10 15 (3.99%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (3.99%) Technical Support
10 15 (3.99%) Network Engineer
11 14 (3.72%) Technical Consultant
12 13 (3.46%) Applications Support
12 13 (3.46%) Business Analyst
13 12 (3.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 12 (3.19%) Support Team Leader
13 12 (3.19%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.31%) .NET
2 21 (5.59%) XML
3 15 (3.99%) Web Services
4 8 (2.13%) HTML
4 8 (2.13%) CSS
5 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.80%) Ajax
5 3 (0.80%) jQuery
5 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (0.53%) WSDL
6 2 (0.53%) SOAP
6 2 (0.53%) MDX
7 1 (0.27%) EDI
7 1 (0.27%) LAMP
7 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.27%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.72%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.66%) Clustering
5 8 (2.13%) Statistics
6 7 (1.86%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.33%) IVR
8 3 (0.80%) VSAM
8 3 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.80%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.80%) Replication
8 3 (0.80%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.80%) EqualLogic
8 3 (0.80%) Social Media
9 2 (0.53%) RMADS
9 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 154 (40.96%) Windows
2 40 (10.64%) Linux
3 39 (10.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (8.51%) Windows XP
5 30 (7.98%) Windows 7
6 27 (7.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (7.18%) UNIX
7 18 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.46%) CentOS
9 12 (3.19%) Windows Vista
10 11 (2.93%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.33%) Android
11 5 (1.33%) SUSE
11 5 (1.33%) Debian
11 5 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.33%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (42.29%) ITIL
2 39 (10.37%) Service Management
3 35 (9.31%) Service Delivery
3 35 (9.31%) Problem Management
4 33 (8.78%) Mentoring
5 29 (7.71%) Change Management
6 25 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (6.38%) Configuration Management
8 23 (6.12%) Incident Management
9 21 (5.59%) Project Management
10 20 (5.32%) Software Testing
11 17 (4.52%) Time Management
12 16 (4.26%) Data Entry
12 16 (4.26%) Release Management
12 16 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (3.99%) Change Control
13 15 (3.99%) Data Analysis
13 15 (3.99%) Performance Management
14 14 (3.72%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 114 (30.32%) SQL
2 18 (4.79%) T-SQL
3 17 (4.52%) JavaScript
4 12 (3.19%) VBA
5 11 (2.93%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.13%) PHP
7 7 (1.86%) Java
7 7 (1.86%) Perl
8 6 (1.60%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.33%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.33%) C#
9 5 (1.33%) VB
10 4 (1.06%) C
10 4 (1.06%) Python
11 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (12.23%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (10.90%) CCNA
3 31 (8.24%) Degree
4 20 (5.32%) CCNP
5 19 (5.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 18 (4.79%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (2.93%) Check Point Certification
8 11 (2.93%) CCSE
9 10 (2.66%) MCSE
10 8 (2.13%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.33%) ISEB
12 5 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (1.06%) CCIP
14 3 (0.80%) MCITP
15 2 (0.53%) CISSP
16 1 (0.27%) CCIE
16 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.12%) QA
2 5 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 91 (24.20%) Active Directory
2 35 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.05%) XenApp
4 10 (2.66%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.66%) vSphere
5 7 (1.86%) XenServer
5 7 (1.86%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.60%) NDS
7 5 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (1.06%) VMware Server
8 4 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (1.06%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (2.66%) SCCM
2 3 (0.80%) Nagios
2 3 (0.80%) WSUS
2 3 (0.80%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.53%) Foglight
3 2 (0.53%) Plesk
4 1 (0.27%) Opsview
4 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
4 1 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 116 (30.85%) Microsoft
2 56 (14.89%) Citrix
3 45 (11.97%) Cisco
3 45 (11.97%) VMware
4 42 (11.17%) Oracle
5 24 (6.38%) CheckPoint
6 22 (5.85%) Avaya
7 18 (4.79%) Symantec
8 17 (4.52%) Verint
9 14 (3.72%) NetApp
10 13 (3.46%) CommVault
11 11 (2.93%) HP
11 11 (2.93%) SolarWinds
12 7 (1.86%) Juniper
12 7 (1.86%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.86%) Tableau
13 6 (1.60%) AppSense
13 6 (1.60%) Capita
14 5 (1.33%) F5
14 5 (1.33%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Salary: £50 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: £22k per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago