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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 76 78 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 215 229 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.22% 3.22% 3.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.40% 27.86% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 149 213 162
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £20,200 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
757 822 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.33% 11.56% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 563 637 525
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -5 124 £33,500 +3.07% 13
South Yorkshire +5 51 £38,500 +28.76% 3
North Yorkshire +27 33 £31,250 -3.84% 3
East Yorkshire +5 5 £26,750 +16.30%
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 220 (44.53%) ITIL
2 215 (43.52%) Windows
3 150 (30.36%) Active Directory
4 142 (28.74%) Microsoft
5 107 (21.66%) Service Delivery
6 100 (20.24%) VMware
7 92 (18.62%) MS Office
8 88 (17.81%) MS Exchange
9 87 (17.61%) Citrix
10 82 (16.60%) SQL
11 81 (16.40%) Finance
12 76 (15.38%) SAN
13 71 (14.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 70 (14.17%) Change Management
15 68 (13.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 67 (13.56%) MS Excel
17 66 (13.36%) SQL Server
18 65 (13.16%) Linux
19 61 (12.35%) Cisco
20 58 (11.74%) Service Management
20 58 (11.74%) Incident Management
21 57 (11.54%) Windows 8
22 56 (11.34%) Windows 7
23 53 (10.73%) Microsoft Certification
23 53 (10.73%) Problem Management
24 48 (9.72%) XenApp
24 48 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
25 47 (9.51%) UNIX
26 46 (9.31%) Oracle
26 46 (9.31%) Migration

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 88 (17.81%) MS Exchange
2 36 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (4.45%) Lync
4 21 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (3.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (3.04%) IIS
7 13 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.63%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.62%) Apache
9 5 (1.01%) Confluence
9 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.61%) SAS
11 2 (0.40%) nginx
11 2 (0.40%) Moodle
11 2 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.40%) JBoss
12 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.20%) CMS
12 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 92 (18.62%) MS Office
2 67 (13.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) assyst
3 1 (0.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.66%) Office 365
2 19 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (15.38%) SAN
2 46 (9.31%) Firewall
3 45 (9.11%) TCP/IP
4 38 (7.69%) LAN
5 36 (7.29%) DNS
6 32 (6.48%) VPN
6 32 (6.48%) DHCP
7 28 (5.67%) WAN
8 26 (5.26%) Wireless
9 24 (4.86%) NAS
10 21 (4.25%) Unified Communications
11 15 (3.04%) Internet
12 14 (2.83%) VoIP
12 14 (2.83%) FTP
13 12 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (2.02%) IPsec
16 9 (1.82%) MPLS
16 9 (1.82%) SSL
17 8 (1.62%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (13.36%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (4.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.01%) MySQL
10 4 (0.81%) QlikView
11 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.40%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.20%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.81%) Subversion
3 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.40%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.20%) NuGet
4 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.20%) JUnit
4 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.20%) JIRA
4 1 (0.20%) FrontPage
4 1 (0.20%) Maven
General
1 81 (16.40%) Finance
2 25 (5.06%) Retail
3 15 (3.04%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.62%) Legal
6 6 (1.21%) Marketing
6 6 (1.21%) Law
7 5 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.01%) Banking
8 3 (0.61%) Advertising
9 2 (0.40%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 137 (27.73%) Analyst
2 54 (10.93%) Support Analyst
2 54 (10.93%) Service Manager
3 42 (8.50%) Team Leader
4 41 (8.30%) Service Analyst
5 40 (8.10%) 2nd Line Support
5 40 (8.10%) Service Desk Analyst
6 36 (7.29%) Support Engineer
6 36 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (6.68%) Services Delivery Manager
7 33 (6.68%) Delivery Manager
8 30 (6.07%) Applications Support
9 26 (5.26%) Network Engineer
10 24 (4.86%) Technical Support
10 24 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (3.44%) Desktop Support
11 17 (3.44%) 3rd Line Support
11 17 (3.44%) IT Services Manager
11 17 (3.44%) Technical Engineer
12 16 (3.24%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.85%) Web Services
1 19 (3.85%) HTML
2 17 (3.44%) .NET
3 11 (2.23%) XML
4 7 (1.42%) CSS
5 6 (1.21%) Application Packaging
5 6 (1.21%) HTML5
6 5 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.01%) Flash
7 3 (0.61%) LAMP
7 3 (0.61%) ODBC
8 2 (0.40%) Ajax
8 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.40%) COM
8 2 (0.40%) WAP
9 1 (0.20%) CSS3
9 1 (0.20%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.20%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.20%) J2EE
9 1 (0.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.88%) Management Information System
3 19 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 17 (3.44%) Blackberry
4 17 (3.44%) Clustering
5 11 (2.23%) Thin Client
5 11 (2.23%) Fat Client
6 7 (1.42%) Replication
7 6 (1.21%) CMDB
7 6 (1.21%) NHS
8 5 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.81%) iPhone
9 4 (0.81%) GIS
9 4 (0.81%) iPad
10 3 (0.61%) FlexPod
10 3 (0.61%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.61%) User Experience
10 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.40%) Statistics
11 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 215 (43.52%) Windows
2 68 (13.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (13.16%) Linux
4 57 (11.54%) Windows 8
5 56 (11.34%) Windows 7
6 48 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (9.51%) UNIX
8 38 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (5.67%) Windows XP
10 21 (4.25%) Solaris
11 8 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.81%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.81%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.61%) Debian
13 3 (0.61%) Android
14 2 (0.40%) CentOS
14 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (44.53%) ITIL
2 107 (21.66%) Service Delivery
3 70 (14.17%) Change Management
4 58 (11.74%) Service Management
4 58 (11.74%) Incident Management
5 53 (10.73%) Problem Management
6 46 (9.31%) Migration
7 40 (8.10%) Line Management
8 39 (7.89%) Project Management
9 37 (7.49%) Change Control
10 34 (6.88%) Mentoring
11 33 (6.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (6.68%) Disaster Recovery
12 30 (6.07%) Information Security
13 28 (5.67%) CRM
14 26 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (4.66%) High Availability
16 21 (4.25%) Business Continuity
16 21 (4.25%) Workflow
16 21 (4.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 82 (16.60%) SQL
2 24 (4.86%) PowerShell
3 19 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 14 (2.83%) Java
5 13 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 8 (1.62%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.21%) C#
7 6 (1.21%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.81%) VB
8 4 (0.81%) COBOL
9 3 (0.61%) Python
10 2 (0.40%) Ruby
10 2 (0.40%) Perl
10 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) VBA
11 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (10.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (6.07%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (5.06%) CCNA
3 25 (5.06%) Degree
4 20 (4.05%) MCSA
5 18 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 18 (3.64%) CCNP
6 17 (3.44%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (3.04%) MCSE
8 9 (1.82%) HND
8 9 (1.82%) Security Cleared
9 8 (1.62%) CISSP
10 7 (1.42%) MCP
10 7 (1.42%) HNC
10 7 (1.42%) CCSE
11 6 (1.21%) CEH
11 6 (1.21%) CCDA
11 6 (1.21%) CCDP
11 6 (1.21%) CCSA
12 5 (1.01%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (3.85%) QA
3 15 (3.04%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 150 (30.36%) Active Directory
2 71 (14.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (9.72%) XenApp
4 27 (5.47%) vSphere
5 25 (5.06%) Hyper-V
6 23 (4.66%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (4.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 16 (3.24%) XenDesktop
9 13 (2.63%) Terminal Services
10 8 (1.62%) VMware ESX
11 6 (1.21%) KVM
12 4 (0.81%) NFS
12 4 (0.81%) Samba
13 3 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.40%) Xen
14 2 (0.40%) XenServer
14 2 (0.40%) Varnish
15 1 (0.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 45 (9.11%) SCCM
2 31 (6.28%) SCOM
3 21 (4.25%) SCVMM
4 19 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 19 (3.85%) vMotion
5 14 (2.83%) Opsview
6 7 (1.42%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.21%) Puppet
8 5 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.61%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.61%) OpenView
10 3 (0.61%) WSUS
11 2 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.40%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
12 1 (0.20%) DameWare
Vendors
1 142 (28.74%) Microsoft
2 100 (20.24%) VMware
3 87 (17.61%) Citrix
4 61 (12.35%) Cisco
5 46 (9.31%) Oracle
6 36 (7.29%) CheckPoint
7 30 (6.07%) Symantec
7 30 (6.07%) NetApp
8 25 (5.06%) HP
9 23 (4.66%) CommVault
10 22 (4.45%) Dell
11 17 (3.44%) Apple
12 16 (3.24%) Red Hat
13 14 (2.83%) Kaspersky
14 11 (2.23%) F5
15 10 (2.02%) MobileIron
15 10 (2.02%) SolarWinds
15 10 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (2.02%) Juniper
16 8 (1.62%) Meraki
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby
Technical Prospects
Salary: £17,000 - £18,000 Basic Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
York
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Harrogate
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Harrogate
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + car/£4k
Posted: 20 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago