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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 58 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs citing SLA 287 205 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.00% 3.33% 3.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.08% 30.92% 35.60%
Number of salaries quoted 219 148 181
Average salary £30,500 £29,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.27% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £44,000
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
774 663 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.79% 10.76% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 624 487 515
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
West Yorkshire +23 216 £31,750 +13.39% 12
South Yorkshire -21 42 £32,000 +1.91% 3
North Yorkshire +5 20 £23,750 -39.87% 4
East Yorkshire -7 3 £26,500 -3.63% 2
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 281 (51.56%) ITIL
2 223 (40.92%) Windows
3 191 (35.05%) Microsoft
4 138 (25.32%) Active Directory
5 116 (21.28%) SQL
6 97 (17.80%) MS Excel
7 95 (17.43%) VMware
8 93 (17.06%) SQL Server
9 91 (16.70%) Citrix
10 81 (14.86%) Finance
11 80 (14.68%) MS Office
12 77 (14.13%) Cisco
12 77 (14.13%) Oracle
13 74 (13.58%) Service Delivery
14 71 (13.03%) Linux
15 69 (12.66%) Incident Management
15 69 (12.66%) MS Exchange
15 69 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
16 68 (12.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 63 (11.56%) SAN
18 62 (11.38%) Problem Management
19 61 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
20 59 (10.83%) UNIX
20 59 (10.83%) Service Management
21 58 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
22 57 (10.46%) LAN
22 57 (10.46%) Change Management
23 54 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
24 52 (9.54%) Windows 7
24 52 (9.54%) Firewall

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 69 (12.66%) MS Exchange
2 27 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (4.59%) IIS
4 21 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 19 (3.49%) WebLogic
5 19 (3.49%) Lync
6 18 (3.30%) Apache
7 15 (2.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (2.39%) CMS
8 13 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
11 7 (1.28%) SAS
12 6 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 97 (17.80%) MS Excel
2 80 (14.68%) MS Office
3 7 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.37%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (2.57%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.28%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (1.28%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (1.28%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (1.28%) Oracle ASCP
3 5 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.92%) Office 365
2 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) IaaS
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (11.56%) SAN
2 57 (10.46%) LAN
3 52 (9.54%) Firewall
4 51 (9.36%) WAN
5 41 (7.52%) TCP/IP
6 32 (5.87%) VPN
6 32 (5.87%) DNS
7 23 (4.22%) NAS
8 20 (3.67%) Wireless
9 18 (3.30%) DHCP
10 16 (2.94%) VoIP
11 14 (2.57%) Internet
12 12 (2.20%) FTP
13 11 (2.02%) Network Security
13 11 (2.02%) Unified Communications
14 9 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (1.47%) IPsec
15 8 (1.47%) HTTP
15 8 (1.47%) MPLS
16 7 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (17.06%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (6.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (5.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (4.59%) Oracle Database
7 22 (4.04%) Oracle Reports
8 16 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (2.39%) MySQL
9 13 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.28%) QlikView
12 5 (0.92%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.73%) DTS
13 4 (0.73%) MS Access
14 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.37%) Essbase
14 2 (0.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (4.04%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (3.49%) Subversion
2 19 (3.49%) JIRA
3 13 (2.39%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.02%) Maven
4 11 (2.02%) JUnit
4 11 (2.02%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.18%) Redmine
7 1 (0.18%) Ranorex
General
1 81 (14.86%) Finance
2 24 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.49%) Legal
4 12 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.65%) Retail
6 8 (1.47%) Marketing
6 8 (1.47%) Law
7 6 (1.10%) Advertising
8 3 (0.55%) Back Office
8 3 (0.55%) French Language
9 2 (0.37%) Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 170 (31.19%) Analyst
2 60 (11.01%) Support Analyst
3 55 (10.09%) Service Analyst
4 44 (8.07%) Service Desk Analyst
5 42 (7.71%) Team Leader
6 40 (7.34%) Support Engineer
7 32 (5.87%) Service Manager
8 28 (5.14%) Network Engineer
8 28 (5.14%) Developer
9 25 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support
10 24 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 23 (4.22%) Administrator
12 22 (4.04%) Support Team Leader
13 21 (3.85%) Applications Support
14 16 (2.94%) IT Support
15 15 (2.75%) Senior Analyst
16 14 (2.57%) Technical Analyst
16 14 (2.57%) Business Analyst
16 14 (2.57%) Systems Engineer
16 14 (2.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.95%) HTML
2 26 (4.77%) CSS
3 23 (4.22%) XML
4 22 (4.04%) Web Services
4 22 (4.04%) .NET
4 22 (4.04%) jQuery
5 12 (2.20%) HTML5
5 12 (2.20%) SOAP
5 12 (2.20%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.02%) CSS3
6 11 (2.02%) AngularJS
6 11 (2.02%) Hibernate
6 11 (2.02%) Spring
6 11 (2.02%) Ajax
6 11 (2.02%) Java EE
7 7 (1.28%) LAMP
8 3 (0.55%) J2EE
9 2 (0.37%) WAP
9 2 (0.37%) Middleware
10 1 (0.18%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.77%) Blackberry
3 25 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.30%) Statistics
5 16 (2.94%) Clustering
6 12 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.83%) User Experience
8 9 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.47%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.28%) Replication
11 5 (0.92%) IVR
11 5 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.73%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.73%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.73%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.55%) CMDB
13 3 (0.55%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.37%) PKI
14 2 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 223 (40.92%) Windows
2 71 (13.03%) Linux
3 59 (10.83%) UNIX
4 58 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (9.54%) Windows 7
6 38 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (5.87%) Windows XP
8 24 (4.40%) Windows 8
9 19 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (2.75%) Windows Vista
10 15 (2.75%) Solaris
11 14 (2.57%) AIX
11 14 (2.57%) Debian
11 14 (2.57%) CentOS
12 11 (2.02%) SUSE
13 5 (0.92%) Android
14 4 (0.73%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.73%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (51.56%) ITIL
2 74 (13.58%) Service Delivery
3 69 (12.66%) Incident Management
4 62 (11.38%) Problem Management
5 59 (10.83%) Service Management
6 57 (10.46%) Change Management
7 49 (8.99%) Configuration Management
8 41 (7.52%) Change Control
9 37 (6.79%) Line Management
10 35 (6.42%) Mentoring
10 35 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 34 (6.24%) Migration
12 31 (5.69%) Project Management
13 25 (4.59%) Release Management
13 25 (4.59%) Data Protection
14 24 (4.40%) Performance Management
15 23 (4.22%) ITIL V3
16 22 (4.04%) E-Commerce
16 22 (4.04%) ITSM
17 21 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 116 (21.28%) SQL
2 38 (6.97%) T-SQL
3 37 (6.79%) JavaScript
4 30 (5.50%) PowerShell
5 23 (4.22%) Java
6 22 (4.04%) PL/SQL
7 19 (3.49%) Perl
8 17 (3.12%) Shell Script
9 16 (2.94%) Bash Shell
10 15 (2.75%) C#
11 13 (2.39%) VBA
12 8 (1.47%) PHP
13 5 (0.92%) VB
14 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.55%) Python
15 2 (0.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 2 (0.37%) Ruby
16 1 (0.18%) PHP5
16 1 (0.18%) C
16 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (8.99%) CCNA
3 42 (7.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (7.52%) Degree
5 30 (5.50%) MCSE
6 22 (4.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 21 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
8 20 (3.67%) CCNP
9 16 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (2.39%) Security Cleared
10 13 (2.39%) MCSA
11 12 (2.20%) CCSE
12 10 (1.83%) MCP
13 8 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (1.47%) CISSP
13 8 (1.47%) Check Point Certification
14 6 (1.10%) CCDP
15 5 (0.92%) VCP5
16 4 (0.73%) CCDA
16 4 (0.73%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.39%) PCI DSS
2 12 (2.20%) QA
2 12 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.47%) COBIT
5 5 (0.92%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 138 (25.32%) Active Directory
2 68 (12.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.59%) XenApp
4 18 (3.30%) vSphere
5 13 (2.39%) VMware ESX
6 12 (2.20%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.83%) Samba
8 8 (1.47%) XenServer
9 7 (1.28%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.73%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.37%) UAG
12 2 (0.37%) Varnish
12 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.37%) Corosync
12 2 (0.37%) KVM
13 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (3.49%) NetBackup
1 19 (3.49%) SCOM
2 18 (3.30%) SCCM
3 13 (2.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (2.20%) Puppet
5 8 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (0.73%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.73%) Nagios
6 4 (0.73%) Graphite
7 3 (0.55%) Opsview
7 3 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.37%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.37%) WSUS
8 2 (0.37%) Plesk
8 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.37%) cPanel
9 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 191 (35.05%) Microsoft
2 95 (17.43%) VMware
3 91 (16.70%) Citrix
4 77 (14.13%) Cisco
4 77 (14.13%) Oracle
5 32 (5.87%) Symantec
6 28 (5.14%) NetApp
7 25 (4.59%) CheckPoint
8 20 (3.67%) HP
9 15 (2.75%) Dell
9 15 (2.75%) Avaya
9 15 (2.75%) CommVault
10 14 (2.57%) Red Hat
11 13 (2.39%) Apple
12 11 (2.02%) Hitachi
13 10 (1.83%) Juniper
14 9 (1.65%) Verint
15 8 (1.47%) MobileIron
15 8 (1.47%) Postini
15 8 (1.47%) SolarWinds
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package inc. pension
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
City of York Council
Salary: From £32,943 to £38,358 per annum (Grade 10 Level 1-4)
Posted: Yesterday
Goole, North Humberside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Head Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Car + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Eden Lea
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On call, Pension,
Posted: 15 days ago
Skipton
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £15,000 - £18,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago