The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 37 37
Rank change year-on-year +14 0  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 30 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 6.83% 4.68% 4.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 53.57% 29.49% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 16
Median salary £21,000 £17,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -35.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £16,950 £16,375
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -  

SLA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 56 78 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 12.76% 15.89% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43 54 52
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £44,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing SLA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Derbyshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for SLA in Derbyshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Derbyshire

SLA
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield +9 11 £20,000 +15.10%
Derby -4 5 £25,750 -
Matlock - 1 £20,163 -
SLA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Derbyshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 46 (79.31%) Windows
2 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 34 (58.62%) Active Directory
4 33 (56.90%) Windows Server
5 32 (55.17%) ITIL
6 26 (44.83%) MS Office
7 25 (43.10%) Bomgar
8 18 (31.03%) VMware
8 18 (31.03%) Citrix
9 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
10 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (20.69%) XenDesktop
11 12 (20.69%) High Availability
11 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (20.69%) SQL
12 11 (18.97%) XenApp
13 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
13 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (13.79%) MCITP
14 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
14 7 (12.07%) SCOM
14 7 (12.07%) SAN
14 7 (12.07%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (12.07%) DNS
14 7 (12.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 7 (12.07%) Finance
15 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
15 5 (8.62%) Linux

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (44.83%) MS Office
2 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.45%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.45%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) DNS
1 7 (12.07%) SAN
2 3 (5.17%) Wireless
3 2 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (1.72%) Broadband
4 1 (1.72%) Firewall
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.45%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) 1st Line Support
2 21 (36.21%) Analyst
3 20 (34.48%) IT Analyst
3 20 (34.48%) IT Support
3 20 (34.48%) Service Analyst
3 20 (34.48%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (32.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (32.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 19 (32.76%) IT Support Analyst
4 19 (32.76%) Service Desk Support
4 19 (32.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Support Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (8.62%) Administrator
7 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.62%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.90%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Middleware
1 1 (1.72%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.62%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 46 (79.31%) Windows
2 33 (56.90%) Windows Server
3 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.62%) CentOS
5 5 (8.62%) Linux
5 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) High Availability
3 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.90%) B2B
5 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.90%) Supplier Management
5 4 (6.90%) Workflow
6 3 (5.17%) Service Management
7 2 (3.45%) Coaching
7 2 (3.45%) CRM
7 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.45%) Line Management
7 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.45%) Migration
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (1.72%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
2 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) MCITP
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.07%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) PMP
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.72%) MCSA
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
2 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.69%) XenDesktop
4 11 (18.97%) XenApp
5 5 (8.62%) vSphere
6 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Clustering
1 7 (12.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 7 (12.07%) SCOM
2 5 (8.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.10%) Bomgar
3 18 (31.03%) Citrix
3 18 (31.03%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (6.90%) Remedy
5 2 (3.45%) Meraki
5 2 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle