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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 53 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 207 109 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.15% 3.02% 3.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.91% 26.78% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 165 90 118
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
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
546 407 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.96% 11.29% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 375 317 377
Average salary £35,661 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +8 139 £35,000 +12.00% 8
Wakefield - 31 £19,500 - 1
Bradford +4 14 £25,500 -42.37% 4
Wetherby - 10 £20,460 - 2
Pontefract - 4 £28,000 -
Dewsbury - 3 - -
Huddersfield -2 2 £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 29 August 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.

1 153 (40.48%) ITIL
2 150 (39.68%) Windows
3 114 (30.16%) SQL
4 111 (29.37%) Microsoft
5 84 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 77 (20.37%) MS Excel
7 73 (19.31%) SQL Server
8 58 (15.34%) Finance
9 53 (14.02%) Cisco Certification
10 52 (13.76%) Citrix
11 50 (13.23%) MS Exchange
12 48 (12.70%) CCNA
12 48 (12.70%) VMware
13 47 (12.43%) Cisco
14 46 (12.17%) MS Office
15 41 (10.85%) Oracle
16 39 (10.32%) Windows XP
16 39 (10.32%) Linux
17 37 (9.79%) Service Management
18 36 (9.52%) .NET
18 36 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
18 36 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
19 35 (9.26%) Problem Management
19 35 (9.26%) LAN
19 35 (9.26%) Service Delivery
20 34 (8.99%) Degree
21 33 (8.73%) Firewall
22 31 (8.20%) SharePoint
22 31 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
23 30 (7.94%) Change Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (13.23%) MS Exchange
2 31 (8.20%) SharePoint
3 17 (4.50%) IIS
4 15 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.38%) Lync
6 9 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.12%) SAS
7 8 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (1.85%) Apache
9 6 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.32%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.06%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.06%) CMS
11 4 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 77 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 46 (12.17%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.17%) Office 365
2 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.79%) SaaS
4 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.26%) LAN
2 33 (8.73%) Firewall
3 29 (7.67%) WAN
4 28 (7.41%) VPN
5 22 (5.82%) SAN
6 20 (5.29%) DNS
7 18 (4.76%) DHCP
8 11 (2.91%) Network Security
9 9 (2.38%) TCP/IP
9 9 (2.38%) NAS
9 9 (2.38%) FTP
10 8 (2.12%) Internet
11 7 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (1.59%) VoIP
13 5 (1.32%) MPLS
13 5 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (1.06%) SSH
14 4 (1.06%) Junos
14 4 (1.06%) PuTTY
14 4 (1.06%) SecureCRT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (19.31%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.44%) MySQL
7 8 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.32%) QlikView
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.06%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.79%) DB2
12 2 (0.53%) DTS
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
13 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (2.12%) Subversion
2 6 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.79%) JIRA
5 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 58 (15.34%) Finance
2 12 (3.17%) Legal
3 7 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.32%) Advertising
5 3 (0.79%) Retail
5 3 (0.79%) Law
6 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (38.10%) Analyst
2 63 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 31 (8.20%) Service Analyst
4 28 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 24 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 22 (5.82%) Service Manager
7 19 (5.03%) Consultant
8 18 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 17 (4.50%) Services Delivery Manager
9 17 (4.50%) Administrator
9 17 (4.50%) Delivery Manager
10 16 (4.23%) Technical Support
11 15 (3.97%) Network Engineer
11 15 (3.97%) Senior Network Engineer
11 15 (3.97%) Team Leader
12 14 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
12 14 (3.70%) Applications Support
13 12 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
13 12 (3.17%) Voice Engineer
14 11 (2.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.52%) .NET
2 21 (5.56%) XML
3 17 (4.50%) Web Services
4 9 (2.38%) HTML
4 9 (2.38%) CSS
5 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.79%) Ajax
5 3 (0.79%) jQuery
5 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (0.53%) WSDL
6 2 (0.53%) SOAP
6 2 (0.53%) MDX
7 1 (0.26%) EDI
7 1 (0.26%) LAMP
7 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.26%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.50%) Management Information System
2 12 (3.17%) Blackberry
3 8 (2.12%) Clustering
4 7 (1.85%) Statistics
5 5 (1.32%) IVR
5 5 (1.32%) Replication
5 5 (1.32%) Visualisation
6 3 (0.79%) EqualLogic
6 3 (0.79%) Social Media
6 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (0.79%) Data Extraction
6 3 (0.79%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.79%) VSAM
6 3 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.53%) NHS
7 2 (0.53%) RMADS
8 1 (0.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 150 (39.68%) Windows
2 39 (10.32%) Linux
2 39 (10.32%) Windows XP
3 36 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 26 (6.88%) UNIX
6 24 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (4.23%) CentOS
9 11 (2.91%) Ubuntu
10 10 (2.65%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.38%) Windows Vista
12 8 (2.12%) SUSE
12 8 (2.12%) Debian
13 5 (1.32%) Android
13 5 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.79%) AIX
14 3 (0.79%) Solaris
15 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (40.48%) ITIL
2 37 (9.79%) Service Management
3 35 (9.26%) Service Delivery
3 35 (9.26%) Problem Management
4 30 (7.94%) Change Management
5 25 (6.61%) Project Management
6 21 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 21 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 20 (5.29%) Software Testing
8 19 (5.03%) Time Management
9 18 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (4.50%) Data Entry
11 16 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (3.70%) Release Management
12 14 (3.70%) Data Analysis
12 14 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (3.17%) Change Control
13 12 (3.17%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 114 (30.16%) SQL
2 16 (4.23%) T-SQL
2 16 (4.23%) JavaScript
3 12 (3.17%) VBA
3 12 (3.17%) Java
3 12 (3.17%) Bash Shell
4 8 (2.12%) Perl
4 8 (2.12%) PHP
5 7 (1.85%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.32%) C#
6 5 (1.32%) VB
7 4 (1.06%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.06%) C
7 4 (1.06%) Python
8 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (14.02%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (12.70%) CCNA
3 34 (8.99%) Degree
4 22 (5.82%) CCNP
5 19 (5.03%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (4.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (3.17%) MCSE
8 11 (2.91%) Check Point Certification
8 11 (2.91%) CCSE
9 7 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.59%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.32%) MCITP
11 5 (1.32%) ISEB
12 4 (1.06%) CCIP
13 3 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.53%) CISSP
14 2 (0.53%) MCP
15 1 (0.26%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.35%) QA
2 6 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 84 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 36 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.97%) XenApp
4 11 (2.91%) vSphere
5 10 (2.65%) NDS
5 10 (2.65%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.85%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.32%) XenServer
8 4 (1.06%) UAG
8 4 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (1.06%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.79%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (4.23%) SCCM
2 9 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.79%) Nagios
4 3 (0.79%) WSUS
4 3 (0.79%) Puppet
5 2 (0.53%) Plesk
5 2 (0.53%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.53%) Foglight
6 1 (0.26%) SCOM
6 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.26%) Opsview
Vendors
1 111 (29.37%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.76%) Citrix
3 48 (12.70%) VMware
4 47 (12.43%) Cisco
5 41 (10.85%) Oracle
6 24 (6.35%) CheckPoint
7 22 (5.82%) Avaya
8 17 (4.50%) Verint
9 15 (3.97%) Symantec
10 14 (3.70%) NetApp
11 11 (2.91%) CommVault
12 8 (2.12%) HP
12 8 (2.12%) Red Hat
12 8 (2.12%) SolarWinds
13 7 (1.85%) Juniper
14 6 (1.59%) Adobe
14 6 (1.59%) Capita
15 5 (1.32%) F5
15 5 (1.32%) Business Objects
15 5 (1.32%) Tableau
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Overtime + Pension Scheme + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Life Assurance, Pension, 20 days leave
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago