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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 70 55 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing SLA 254 236 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.43% 4.42% 3.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.79% 38.88% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 207 169 168
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
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
730 607 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.85% 11.38% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 543 465 541
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +18 199 £30,125 -13.92% 11
South Yorkshire -35 37 £33,750 -15.62% 5
North Yorkshire -41 9 £36,000 -
East Yorkshire -5 6 £33,750 -20.58% 1
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 216 (43.90%) ITIL
2 196 (39.84%) Windows
3 154 (31.30%) Microsoft
4 120 (24.39%) SQL
5 114 (23.17%) Active Directory
6 105 (21.34%) MS Excel
7 88 (17.89%) Citrix
8 84 (17.07%) SQL Server
9 72 (14.63%) VMware
10 66 (13.41%) Finance
11 64 (13.01%) MS Office
12 63 (12.80%) Cisco
13 58 (11.79%) MS Exchange
13 58 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 57 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
15 56 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
16 55 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
17 54 (10.98%) Service Management
18 50 (10.16%) Service Delivery
19 48 (9.76%) CCNA
20 47 (9.55%) Linux
20 47 (9.55%) Problem Management
20 47 (9.55%) Mentoring
21 46 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
22 45 (9.15%) Oracle
22 45 (9.15%) Change Management
23 44 (8.94%) Incident Management
24 43 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
24 43 (8.74%) Windows 7
24 43 (8.74%) SAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 58 (11.79%) MS Exchange
2 26 (5.28%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.86%) Lync
4 18 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (3.05%) IIS
5 15 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (2.44%) Apache
8 11 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (2.03%) SAS
10 7 (1.42%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (1.02%) CMS
12 5 (1.02%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.81%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 105 (21.34%) MS Excel
2 64 (13.01%) MS Office
3 4 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (0.81%) Oracle ASCP
2 4 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (0.81%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.22%) Office 365
3 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.74%) SAN
2 40 (8.13%) Firewall
3 37 (7.52%) WAN
4 36 (7.32%) LAN
5 33 (6.71%) TCP/IP
6 32 (6.50%) VPN
7 25 (5.08%) DNS
8 21 (4.27%) DHCP
9 19 (3.86%) Internet
10 15 (3.05%) Network Security
11 13 (2.64%) NAS
12 10 (2.03%) FTP
13 9 (1.83%) VoIP
14 8 (1.63%) Wireless
15 6 (1.22%) HTTP
16 5 (1.02%) ATM
16 5 (1.02%) MPLS
16 5 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
17 4 (0.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (3.25%) MySQL
5 16 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.42%) QlikView
9 6 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.22%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.81%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.81%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.61%) DB2
12 2 (0.41%) DTS
12 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.20%) SAP BI
13 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.03%) Subversion
2 8 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.81%) JIRA
5 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 66 (13.41%) Finance
2 21 (4.27%) Legal
3 13 (2.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.02%) Advertising
5 4 (0.81%) Retail
5 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.41%) Banking
7 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 178 (36.18%) Analyst
2 66 (13.41%) Support Analyst
3 45 (9.15%) Service Analyst
4 41 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 36 (7.32%) Service Manager
6 35 (7.11%) Support Engineer
7 25 (5.08%) Team Leader
8 23 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (4.47%) Consultant
10 20 (4.07%) Network Engineer
11 18 (3.66%) Technical Support
11 18 (3.66%) Applications Support
11 18 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
12 17 (3.46%) Support Team Leader
12 17 (3.46%) Technical Consultant
12 17 (3.46%) Senior Network Engineer
13 16 (3.25%) Services Delivery Manager
13 16 (3.25%) Delivery Manager
13 16 (3.25%) IT Support
14 14 (2.85%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.71%) .NET
2 23 (4.67%) Web Services
3 19 (3.86%) XML
4 10 (2.03%) CSS
5 8 (1.63%) HTML
6 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.61%) LAMP
6 3 (0.61%) Ajax
6 3 (0.61%) jQuery
6 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (0.41%) MDX
8 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.20%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.20%) SOAP
8 1 (0.20%) EDI
8 1 (0.20%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.27%) Blackberry
2 21 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.25%) Statistics
4 11 (2.24%) Clustering
5 7 (1.42%) Visualisation
5 7 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.42%) User Experience
6 6 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.02%) IVR
7 5 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.61%) Replication
8 3 (0.61%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.61%) VSAM
8 3 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.61%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.61%) EqualLogic
8 3 (0.61%) Social Media
9 2 (0.41%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.41%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 196 (39.84%) Windows
2 58 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (9.55%) Linux
4 46 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (8.74%) Windows 7
6 38 (7.72%) Windows XP
7 36 (7.32%) UNIX
8 21 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (2.64%) CentOS
9 13 (2.64%) Windows Vista
10 12 (2.44%) Windows 8
11 11 (2.24%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.02%) SUSE
12 5 (1.02%) Debian
12 5 (1.02%) AIX
12 5 (1.02%) Android
12 5 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.61%) Solaris
14 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (43.90%) ITIL
2 54 (10.98%) Service Management
3 50 (10.16%) Service Delivery
4 47 (9.55%) Problem Management
4 47 (9.55%) Mentoring
5 45 (9.15%) Change Management
6 44 (8.94%) Incident Management
7 29 (5.89%) Configuration Management
7 29 (5.89%) Project Management
8 26 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (5.28%) Performance Management
9 22 (4.47%) Software Testing
10 21 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (3.86%) Change Control
12 18 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (3.66%) Time Management
12 18 (3.66%) ITSM
13 17 (3.46%) Line Management
13 17 (3.46%) ITIL V3
14 16 (3.25%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 120 (24.39%) SQL
2 19 (3.86%) T-SQL
3 17 (3.46%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.85%) VBA
5 11 (2.24%) Bash Shell
6 10 (2.03%) PHP
7 7 (1.42%) Perl
8 6 (1.22%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.22%) Java
8 6 (1.22%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.02%) C#
9 5 (1.02%) VB
10 4 (0.81%) C
10 4 (0.81%) Python
11 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (9.76%) CCNA
3 40 (8.13%) Degree
4 37 (7.52%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (4.88%) CCNP
6 24 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 23 (4.67%) MCSE
8 14 (2.85%) MCP
9 11 (2.24%) Check Point Certification
9 11 (2.24%) CCSE
10 10 (2.03%) Security Cleared
11 9 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.02%) ISEB
13 5 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.81%) CCIP
15 3 (0.61%) CCIE
15 3 (0.61%) MCITP
16 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.88%) QA
2 7 (1.42%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) COBIT
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 114 (23.17%) Active Directory
2 55 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.47%) XenApp
4 13 (2.64%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.44%) vSphere
6 8 (1.63%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.42%) XenServer
8 6 (1.22%) NDS
9 5 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.81%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.81%) UAG
11 2 (0.41%) IAG
12 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (3.46%) SCOM
2 15 (3.05%) SCCM
3 10 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.22%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.02%) Nagios
5 5 (1.02%) WSUS
6 3 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.41%) Plesk
7 2 (0.41%) Foglight
8 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.20%) Opsview
Vendors
1 154 (31.30%) Microsoft
2 88 (17.89%) Citrix
3 72 (14.63%) VMware
4 63 (12.80%) Cisco
5 45 (9.15%) Oracle
6 27 (5.49%) Symantec
7 24 (4.88%) CheckPoint
7 24 (4.88%) HP
8 23 (4.67%) NetApp
9 22 (4.47%) Avaya
10 17 (3.46%) Verint
11 13 (2.64%) CommVault
12 11 (2.24%) SolarWinds
13 10 (2.03%) Riverbed
14 9 (1.83%) Juniper
14 9 (1.83%) Dell
15 8 (1.63%) Business Objects
16 7 (1.42%) Apple
16 7 (1.42%) Tableau
17 6 (1.22%) Capita
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Yorkshire
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Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Salary: £50 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Allied Worldwide
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 per annum + car (or allowance)+bonus+pension
Posted: 22 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: Competitive
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