The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 69 84 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing SLA 259 238 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.55% 3.13% 3.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.42% 27.97% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 187 209 154
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £20,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,825 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.56%
SLA
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
799 851 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.95% 11.19% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 579 661 552
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,745 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SLA across the Yorkshire region.

SLA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SLA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

SLA Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SLA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 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
West Yorkshire -1 141 £33,000 +9.09% 17
South Yorkshire +13 60 £33,000 +10.36% 3
North Yorkshire +44 46 £30,000 -11.11% 7
East Yorkshire +4 7 £27,500 - 2
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 255 (45.54%) ITIL
2 229 (40.89%) Windows
3 174 (31.07%) Microsoft
4 168 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 117 (20.89%) VMware
6 110 (19.64%) SQL
7 106 (18.93%) Service Delivery
8 102 (18.21%) Finance
9 96 (17.14%) Citrix
10 94 (16.79%) MS Office
11 89 (15.89%) MS Exchange
12 86 (15.36%) SQL Server
13 83 (14.82%) SAN
14 81 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
15 80 (14.29%) Cisco
16 75 (13.39%) Oracle
17 73 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
18 71 (12.68%) Change Management
19 70 (12.50%) Service Management
20 69 (12.32%) MS Excel
21 67 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
21 67 (11.96%) Problem Management
22 65 (11.61%) Linux
23 61 (10.89%) Incident Management
24 59 (10.54%) Firewall
25 58 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
26 55 (9.82%) Windows 8
26 55 (9.82%) Migration
26 55 (9.82%) Windows 7
27 53 (9.46%) UNIX

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 89 (15.89%) MS Exchange
2 37 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (4.29%) Lync
4 21 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (3.57%) IIS
6 19 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (3.21%) SharePoint
8 13 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (1.79%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.79%) CMS
10 9 (1.61%) Apache
11 8 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.89%) Confluence
13 4 (0.71%) Moodle
13 4 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.54%) SAS
14 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.36%) WordPress
15 2 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 94 (16.79%) MS Office
2 69 (12.32%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.36%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.18%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) assyst
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.11%) Office 365
2 16 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (14.82%) SAN
2 59 (10.54%) Firewall
3 52 (9.29%) LAN
4 46 (8.21%) TCP/IP
5 43 (7.68%) DNS
6 40 (7.14%) WAN
7 36 (6.43%) VPN
8 33 (5.89%) DHCP
9 30 (5.36%) Wireless
10 26 (4.64%) NAS
11 24 (4.29%) Unified Communications
12 17 (3.04%) VoIP
13 15 (2.68%) FTP
14 14 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (2.32%) IPsec
16 12 (2.14%) SSL
17 11 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (1.96%) Internet
17 11 (1.96%) MPLS
18 10 (1.79%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 18 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
7 17 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.89%) MySQL
12 4 (0.71%) QlikView
13 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (0.54%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.36%) MS Access
15 1 (0.18%) DTS
15 1 (0.18%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 17 (3.04%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (2.32%) Subversion
3 10 (1.79%) Maven
3 10 (1.79%) JUnit
3 10 (1.79%) JIRA
3 10 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.36%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.18%) NuGet
6 1 (0.18%) FrontPage
General
1 102 (18.21%) Finance
2 25 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.39%) Retail
4 14 (2.50%) Legal
5 11 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.79%) Law
7 9 (1.61%) Marketing
8 7 (1.25%) Advertising
9 6 (1.07%) Banking
10 5 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.54%) Back Office
11 3 (0.54%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) Billing
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 150 (26.79%) Analyst
2 63 (11.25%) Support Analyst
3 52 (9.29%) Service Manager
4 48 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 47 (8.39%) Team Leader
6 42 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 40 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
8 39 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 37 (6.61%) Applications Support
10 35 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
11 31 (5.54%) Network Engineer
12 29 (5.18%) Services Delivery Manager
12 29 (5.18%) Delivery Manager
13 24 (4.29%) Developer
13 24 (4.29%) Technical Support
14 22 (3.93%) Support Team Leader
15 21 (3.75%) Administrator
15 21 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
15 21 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
16 20 (3.57%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.61%) HTML
2 32 (5.71%) Web Services
3 26 (4.64%) .NET
4 25 (4.46%) CSS
5 21 (3.75%) XML
6 20 (3.57%) jQuery
7 15 (2.68%) HTML5
8 14 (2.50%) ASP.NET
9 11 (1.96%) Ajax
10 10 (1.79%) Java EE
10 10 (1.79%) Hibernate
10 10 (1.79%) Spring
10 10 (1.79%) SOAP
10 10 (1.79%) CSS3
10 10 (1.79%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.07%) Application Packaging
12 5 (0.89%) Flash
12 5 (0.89%) LAMP
13 3 (0.54%) ODBC
13 3 (0.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.79%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.11%) Blackberry
4 20 (3.57%) Clustering
5 19 (3.39%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (1.96%) Thin Client
6 11 (1.96%) Fat Client
7 10 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.25%) User Experience
9 6 (1.07%) Statistics
9 6 (1.07%) Replication
10 5 (0.89%) CMDB
10 5 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.71%) GIS
11 4 (0.71%) iPhone
11 4 (0.71%) iPad
12 3 (0.54%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.36%) Data Integration
14 1 (0.18%) FMCG
14 1 (0.18%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 229 (40.89%) Windows
2 73 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (11.61%) Linux
4 55 (9.82%) Windows 7
4 55 (9.82%) Windows 8
5 53 (9.46%) UNIX
6 43 (7.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (5.89%) Windows XP
9 21 (3.75%) Solaris
10 7 (1.25%) Debian
10 7 (1.25%) Windows Vista
11 6 (1.07%) CentOS
11 6 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.07%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.71%) AIX
12 4 (0.71%) SUSE
13 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (45.54%) ITIL
2 106 (18.93%) Service Delivery
3 71 (12.68%) Change Management
4 70 (12.50%) Service Management
5 67 (11.96%) Problem Management
6 61 (10.89%) Incident Management
7 55 (9.82%) Migration
8 53 (9.46%) Line Management
9 48 (8.57%) Change Control
10 43 (7.68%) Project Management
11 37 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 36 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
13 33 (5.89%) Mentoring
14 29 (5.18%) CRM
14 29 (5.18%) Information Security
15 28 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 27 (4.82%) Business Continuity
17 24 (4.29%) Configuration Management
17 24 (4.29%) Data Protection
18 23 (4.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 110 (19.64%) SQL
2 36 (6.43%) T-SQL
3 32 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 26 (4.64%) JavaScript
5 23 (4.11%) Java
6 17 (3.04%) PL/SQL
6 17 (3.04%) C#
7 12 (2.14%) Shell Script
8 7 (1.25%) Perl
9 4 (0.71%) COBOL
9 4 (0.71%) VB
9 4 (0.71%) VB.NET
9 4 (0.71%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.54%) VBA
11 2 (0.36%) Python
11 2 (0.36%) PHP
11 2 (0.36%) Ruby
12 1 (0.18%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 67 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (7.14%) CCNA
4 28 (5.00%) MCSE
4 28 (5.00%) Degree
5 24 (4.29%) MCSA
6 22 (3.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 20 (3.57%) CCNP
8 15 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (1.79%) MCP
10 10 (1.79%) HND
10 10 (1.79%) CISSP
11 9 (1.61%) CCSE
12 8 (1.43%) CCSA
12 8 (1.43%) CCDA
12 8 (1.43%) CCDP
12 8 (1.43%) HNC
13 6 (1.07%) CEH
13 6 (1.07%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (4.29%) QA
3 19 (3.39%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 168 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 81 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (8.39%) XenApp
4 33 (5.89%) vSphere
5 27 (4.82%) Hyper-V
6 17 (3.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 17 (3.04%) Terminal Services
6 17 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (2.86%) XenDesktop
8 15 (2.68%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.43%) Samba
10 6 (1.07%) KVM
11 4 (0.71%) NFS
12 3 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.36%) Xen
13 2 (0.36%) XenServer
13 2 (0.36%) Varnish
14 1 (0.18%) UAG
14 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 44 (7.86%) SCCM
2 31 (5.54%) SCOM
3 23 (4.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 20 (3.57%) SCVMM
5 16 (2.86%) vMotion
6 15 (2.68%) Opsview
7 11 (1.96%) NetBackup
8 10 (1.79%) Puppet
9 8 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.89%) WSUS
11 4 (0.71%) Graphite
12 3 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.54%) OpenView
13 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
13 2 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.36%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.36%) XenMobile
14 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
14 1 (0.18%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 174 (31.07%) Microsoft
2 117 (20.89%) VMware
3 96 (17.14%) Citrix
4 80 (14.29%) Cisco
5 75 (13.39%) Oracle
6 41 (7.32%) CheckPoint
7 32 (5.71%) NetApp
7 32 (5.71%) Symantec
8 25 (4.46%) CommVault
8 25 (4.46%) HP
9 23 (4.11%) Dell
10 18 (3.21%) Red Hat
11 17 (3.04%) Kaspersky
12 15 (2.68%) Apple
13 12 (2.14%) Hitachi
14 11 (1.96%) MobileIron
15 10 (1.79%) SolarWinds
15 10 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (1.61%) Meraki
17 8 (1.43%) Postini
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Private Healthcare + More
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