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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 97 64 90
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +26
Permanent jobs citing SLA 113 191 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.55% 3.97% 3.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.16% 33.57% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 104 161 103
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
534 569 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.07% 11.82% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 432 449 394
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 79 £31,000 -6.06% 10
Bradford -26 12 £31,500 +5.00% 3
Huddersfield +14 4 £22,000 +10.00%
Halifax -4 3 £35,500 -21.11% 1
Wakefield -6 3 £38,750 +29.16%
Wetherby - 3 £36,000 -
Elland - 2 £40,000 -
Bingley - 1 - -
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 84 (34.85%) ITIL
2 83 (34.44%) Windows
3 71 (29.46%) SQL Server
4 70 (29.05%) Microsoft
5 68 (28.22%) SQL
6 64 (26.56%) Active Directory
7 58 (24.07%) MS Office
7 58 (24.07%) MS Excel
8 45 (18.67%) MS Exchange
9 43 (17.84%) Finance
10 42 (17.43%) Windows Server
11 39 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
11 39 (16.18%) Citrix
12 35 (14.52%) Oracle
13 32 (13.28%) VMware
13 32 (13.28%) Project Management
14 31 (12.86%) Service Delivery
15 28 (11.62%) Windows 7
16 26 (10.79%) Cisco
16 26 (10.79%) SAN
16 26 (10.79%) VPN
17 23 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2010
18 22 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (9.13%) NetApp
18 22 (9.13%) CheckPoint
19 21 (8.71%) IIS
19 21 (8.71%) Process Improvement
20 20 (8.30%) Windows Server 2008
20 20 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
20 20 (8.30%) Problem Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 45 (18.67%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (8.71%) IIS
4 13 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (5.39%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.56%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.90%) CMS
7 5 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.83%) Apache
8 2 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.83%) MTS
Applications
1 58 (24.07%) MS Excel
1 58 (24.07%) MS Office
2 2 (0.83%) MS Project
2 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Tesseract
2 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.41%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.41%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.79%) SAN
1 26 (10.79%) VPN
2 14 (5.81%) TCP/IP
2 14 (5.81%) WAN
3 13 (5.39%) LAN
4 12 (4.98%) DNS
5 11 (4.56%) NAS
6 10 (4.15%) Firewall
7 7 (2.90%) Internet
8 6 (2.49%) BGP
8 6 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (2.49%) DHCP
8 6 (2.49%) EIGRP
8 6 (2.49%) IPsec
8 6 (2.49%) SSL
9 5 (2.07%) HSRP
9 5 (2.07%) IP Telephony
9 5 (2.07%) L2TP
9 5 (2.07%) PPP
9 5 (2.07%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (29.46%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (3.32%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.90%) GIS
10 6 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.07%) MongoDB
11 5 (2.07%) MySQL
11 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.24%) Big Data
12 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.24%) DTS
12 3 (1.24%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.83%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (2.90%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (1.24%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.24%) LoadRunner
General
1 43 (17.84%) Finance
2 11 (4.56%) Local Government
3 10 (4.15%) Back Office
4 9 (3.73%) Legal
5 5 (2.07%) Banking
5 5 (2.07%) Games
5 5 (2.07%) Marketing
6 4 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 87 (36.10%) Analyst
2 42 (17.43%) Support Analyst
3 33 (13.69%) Applications Support
4 29 (12.03%) Service Analyst
5 26 (10.79%) Service Desk Analyst
6 24 (9.96%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (8.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (8.71%) Technical Support
8 20 (8.30%) Applications Support Analyst
9 19 (7.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 18 (7.47%) IT Analyst
10 18 (7.47%) Team Leader
11 15 (6.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 15 (6.22%) Technical Analyst
12 14 (5.81%) IT Support
13 13 (5.39%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
13 13 (5.39%) Service Desk Support
13 13 (5.39%) Technical Support Analyst
14 12 (4.98%) SQL Analyst
14 12 (4.98%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.64%) .NET
2 8 (3.32%) XML
3 5 (2.07%) MDX
4 2 (0.83%) EDI
5 1 (0.41%) CSS
5 1 (0.41%) HTML
5 1 (0.41%) XSL
5 1 (0.41%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.81%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.98%) Performance Metrics
4 9 (3.73%) Clustering
5 7 (2.90%) NHS
6 5 (2.07%) Device Driver
6 5 (2.07%) IVR
6 5 (2.07%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.07%) Online Games
6 5 (2.07%) Replication
7 4 (1.66%) Health Informatics
7 4 (1.66%) Informatics
7 4 (1.66%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.24%) CMDB
8 3 (1.24%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.24%) Social Media
8 3 (1.24%) Statistics
9 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 83 (34.44%) Windows
2 42 (17.43%) Windows Server
3 28 (11.62%) Windows 7
4 20 (8.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (7.47%) Linux
5 18 (7.47%) Windows XP
6 17 (7.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (6.22%) Unix
8 10 (4.15%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.07%) Solaris
9 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (34.85%) ITIL
2 32 (13.28%) Project Management
3 31 (12.86%) Service Delivery
4 21 (8.71%) Process Improvement
5 20 (8.30%) Problem Management
6 19 (7.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (7.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (7.88%) ITIL V3
7 18 (7.47%) Business Continuity
7 18 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (7.47%) Service Management
8 16 (6.64%) Change Control
8 16 (6.64%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (6.22%) Data Management
9 15 (6.22%) Mentoring
10 14 (5.81%) Coaching
10 14 (5.81%) Release Management
10 14 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (4.98%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (4.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (28.22%) SQL
2 13 (5.39%) C#
2 13 (5.39%) Java
2 13 (5.39%) VB.NET
3 10 (4.15%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.90%) VB
4 7 (2.90%) VBA
5 5 (2.07%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.83%) C
6 2 (0.83%) C++
7 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.41%) Perl
7 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (7.88%) Degree
3 14 (5.81%) MCP
4 13 (5.39%) MCSE
5 7 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.49%) CCNP
6 6 (2.49%) MCITP
7 5 (2.07%) HNC
7 5 (2.07%) HND
7 5 (2.07%) MCDST
7 5 (2.07%) MCSA
8 4 (1.66%) CCSE
8 4 (1.66%) HP APS
8 4 (1.66%) MOS
8 4 (1.66%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.83%) CCNA
9 2 (0.83%) CCSA
9 2 (0.83%) GNVQ
9 2 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.07%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.98%) Terminal Server
4 11 (4.56%) XenApp
5 5 (2.07%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.24%) NFS
6 3 (1.24%) Samba
7 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (4.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (3.73%) Opsview
3 8 (3.32%) SCCM
4 7 (2.90%) DameWare
5 5 (2.07%) SCOM
6 4 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.24%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (1.24%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.83%) OpenView
8 2 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.41%) Puppet
9 1 (0.41%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.41%) Salt
9 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 70 (29.05%) Microsoft
2 39 (16.18%) Citrix
3 35 (14.52%) Oracle
4 32 (13.28%) VMware
5 26 (10.79%) Cisco
6 22 (9.13%) CheckPoint
6 22 (9.13%) NetApp
7 19 (7.88%) HP
8 13 (5.39%) Symantec
9 11 (4.56%) Civica
10 9 (3.73%) CommVault
10 9 (3.73%) Dell Compellent
10 9 (3.73%) Kaspersky
11 5 (2.07%) Genesys
11 5 (2.07%) LANDesk
11 5 (2.07%) Nortel
11 5 (2.07%) Verint
12 4 (1.66%) Avaya
12 4 (1.66%) Unisys
13 3 (1.24%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago