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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 90 62 85
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Permanent jobs citing SLA 187 288 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.98% 4.12% 3.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.76% 35.69% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 161 224 149
Average salary £31,375 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
787 807 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.55% 11.55% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 627 632 545
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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
West Yorkshire -41 112 £31,500 -3.07% 10
North Yorkshire +37 34 £25,750 -9.64% 5
South Yorkshire -23 24 £33,000 +3.12% 2
East Yorkshire +8 17 £30,000 +13.20%
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 134 (34.10%) ITIL
2 125 (31.81%) Windows
3 110 (27.99%) SQL
4 103 (26.21%) Microsoft
5 98 (24.94%) Active Directory
6 90 (22.90%) MS Office
7 85 (21.63%) Finance
8 77 (19.59%) SQL Server
9 69 (17.56%) MS Excel
10 65 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
11 63 (16.03%) MS Exchange
11 63 (16.03%) Citrix
12 62 (15.78%) Service Delivery
13 61 (15.52%) Windows Server
14 59 (15.01%) Oracle
15 57 (14.50%) VMware
16 46 (11.70%) Cisco
17 44 (11.20%) TCP/IP
17 44 (11.20%) Linux
18 43 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
19 42 (10.69%) SAN
20 40 (10.18%) Windows 7
20 40 (10.18%) VMware Infrastructure
21 38 (9.67%) Service Management
22 37 (9.41%) Data Centre
23 36 (9.16%) Project Management
24 34 (8.65%) Root Cause Analysis
25 33 (8.40%) HP
25 33 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
26 31 (7.89%) VPN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 63 (16.03%) MS Exchange
2 33 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (5.60%) IIS
4 15 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (3.82%) Tomcat
5 14 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (2.80%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.78%) CMS
7 7 (1.78%) Lync
8 6 (1.53%) CloudStack
8 6 (1.53%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.02%) Apache
10 3 (0.76%) Confluence
11 2 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.51%) JBoss
11 2 (0.51%) MTS
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 90 (22.90%) MS Office
2 69 (17.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.02%) Tesseract
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.25%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.25%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.05%) Office 365
2 9 (2.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (11.20%) TCP/IP
2 42 (10.69%) SAN
3 31 (7.89%) VPN
4 25 (6.36%) NAS
5 24 (6.11%) Internet
6 22 (5.60%) Firewall
7 21 (5.34%) DNS
8 18 (4.58%) LAN
8 18 (4.58%) WAN
9 13 (3.31%) Skype
10 11 (2.80%) VoIP
11 9 (2.29%) ISDN
11 9 (2.29%) PSTN
11 9 (2.29%) SSL
12 8 (2.04%) BGP
12 8 (2.04%) DHCP
13 7 (1.78%) EIGRP
14 6 (1.53%) Broadband
14 6 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.53%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.09%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.56%) Oracle Database
6 13 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (1.78%) GIS
10 7 (1.78%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.27%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.27%) MySQL
11 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.76%) DTS
14 2 (0.51%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (1.78%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (1.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.76%) HP UFT
3 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.76%) JIRA
3 3 (0.76%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 85 (21.63%) Finance
2 16 (4.07%) Back Office
3 15 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.56%) Legal
5 13 (3.31%) Local Government
6 8 (2.04%) Banking
7 7 (1.78%) Marketing
8 6 (1.53%) Retail
9 5 (1.27%) Games
9 5 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 161 (40.97%) Analyst
2 72 (18.32%) Support Analyst
3 53 (13.49%) Applications Support
4 52 (13.23%) Service Analyst
5 49 (12.47%) Service Desk Analyst
6 30 (7.63%) Technical Support
7 28 (7.12%) Team Leader
8 26 (6.62%) 2nd Line Support
9 25 (6.36%) Applications Support Analyst
9 25 (6.36%) SQL Analyst
9 25 (6.36%) Technical Analyst
10 22 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (5.34%) Technical Support Analyst
12 20 (5.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 20 (5.09%) IT Analyst
12 20 (5.09%) SQL Support Analyst
13 19 (4.83%) Developer
14 18 (4.58%) IT Support
15 17 (4.33%) SQL Developer
16 16 (4.07%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.85%) .NET
2 10 (2.54%) XML
3 6 (1.53%) J2EE
4 5 (1.27%) MDX
5 3 (0.76%) EDI
5 3 (0.76%) LAMP
6 2 (0.51%) JSON
6 2 (0.51%) REST
6 2 (0.51%) Web Services
6 2 (0.51%) WSDL
7 1 (0.25%) COM
7 1 (0.25%) CSS
7 1 (0.25%) HTML
7 1 (0.25%) XSL
7 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 65 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.41%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.05%) Performance Metrics
5 11 (2.80%) Clustering
6 7 (1.78%) NHS
7 6 (1.53%) CMDB
7 6 (1.53%) Handset
8 5 (1.27%) Device Driver
8 5 (1.27%) IVR
8 5 (1.27%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.27%) Online Games
8 5 (1.27%) Replication
9 4 (1.02%) Health Informatics
9 4 (1.02%) Informatics
10 3 (0.76%) Life Science
10 3 (0.76%) Social Media
10 3 (0.76%) Statistics
11 2 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.51%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 125 (31.81%) Windows
2 61 (15.52%) Windows Server
3 44 (11.20%) Linux
4 40 (10.18%) Windows 7
5 31 (7.89%) Unix
6 27 (6.87%) Windows XP
7 24 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (3.56%) Windows 8
10 9 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (2.04%) Solaris
12 7 (1.78%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.51%) HPUX
15 1 (0.25%) AIX
15 1 (0.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (34.10%) ITIL
2 62 (15.78%) Service Delivery
3 43 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 38 (9.67%) Service Management
5 36 (9.16%) Project Management
6 34 (8.65%) Root Cause Analysis
7 28 (7.12%) Problem Management
8 27 (6.87%) Mentoring
9 26 (6.62%) Change Control
9 26 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (6.62%) Process Improvement
10 23 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (5.85%) Line Management
11 22 (5.60%) Capacity Planning
11 22 (5.60%) Test Scripting
12 21 (5.34%) Business Continuity
12 21 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (5.34%) Time Management
13 20 (5.09%) Change Management
14 19 (4.83%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 110 (27.99%) SQL
2 24 (6.11%) Java
3 19 (4.83%) C#
3 19 (4.83%) VB.NET
4 17 (4.33%) PL/SQL
5 10 (2.54%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 7 (1.78%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.78%) VB
7 7 (1.78%) VBA
8 6 (1.53%) Go
8 6 (1.53%) Python
9 4 (1.02%) C
9 4 (1.02%) Perl
9 4 (1.02%) Ruby
10 3 (0.76%) C++
10 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.76%) PHP
11 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (6.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (6.36%) Degree
3 16 (4.07%) MCP
3 16 (4.07%) MCSE
4 10 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.29%) CCNP
5 9 (2.29%) MCDST
6 8 (2.04%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.78%) MCITP
7 7 (1.78%) MCSA
8 6 (1.53%) HNC
8 6 (1.53%) HND
8 6 (1.53%) ISEB
9 4 (1.02%) CCSE
9 4 (1.02%) HP APS
9 4 (1.02%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.02%) MOS
9 4 (1.02%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.76%) CCNA
11 2 (0.51%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.31%) QA
2 5 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 98 (24.94%) Active Directory
2 40 (10.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.33%) XenApp
4 16 (4.07%) vSphere
5 14 (3.56%) Hyper-V
6 12 (3.05%) Terminal Server
7 9 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.27%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.76%) NFS
9 3 (0.76%) Samba
10 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.25%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (5.60%) SCCM
2 18 (4.58%) SCOM
3 16 (4.07%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (3.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (2.54%) DameWare
5 10 (2.54%) Opsview
6 8 (2.04%) OpenView
7 7 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.78%) Puppet
7 7 (1.78%) SCVMM
7 7 (1.78%) vMotion
8 4 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.76%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.25%) HP NNM
11 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 103 (26.21%) Microsoft
2 63 (16.03%) Citrix
3 59 (15.01%) Oracle
4 57 (14.50%) VMware
5 46 (11.70%) Cisco
6 33 (8.40%) HP
7 25 (6.36%) NetApp
8 24 (6.11%) CheckPoint
9 14 (3.56%) Symantec
10 11 (2.80%) Civica
11 10 (2.54%) CommVault
11 10 (2.54%) Dell Compellent
11 10 (2.54%) Kaspersky
12 8 (2.04%) BT
13 7 (1.78%) Avaya
13 7 (1.78%) Polycom
14 6 (1.53%) BroadSoft
14 6 (1.53%) Remedy
15 5 (1.27%) Genesys
15 5 (1.27%) Nortel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + 26 Days Holiday + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum please send cv
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 28k per year + Vehicle
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 25 days ago