The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
England / East Midlands
Rank 65 69 75
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 106 104 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.69% 3.30% 3.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.82% 25.06% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 97 58 75
Median salary £32,500 £33,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,475 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £45,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 381 415 421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.25% 13.15% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 310 281 302
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

SLA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SLA in the East Midlands

SLA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in the East Midlands

SLA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leicestershire +11 47 £39,000 -8.23%
Derbyshire +14 30 £21,000 +20.00%
Northamptonshire +24 15 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Nottinghamshire -37 11 £25,000 -37.50% 6
Lincolnshire -4 4 £19,500 -2.50%
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SLA.

1 136 (59.13%) ITIL
2 99 (43.04%) Windows
3 85 (36.96%) Microsoft
4 71 (30.87%) Active Directory
5 57 (24.78%) Windows Server
6 54 (23.48%) Service Delivery
7 53 (23.04%) VMware
8 45 (19.57%) SQL
9 43 (18.70%) Citrix
10 38 (16.52%) MS Office
11 36 (15.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 35 (15.22%) Supplier Management
13 30 (13.04%) Retail
14 29 (12.61%) Line Management
15 28 (12.17%) Service Management
15 28 (12.17%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (10.87%) Process Improvement
16 25 (10.87%) Bomgar
16 25 (10.87%) Finance
16 25 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
17 23 (10.00%) MS Exchange
17 23 (10.00%) ITIL V3
18 22 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
18 22 (9.57%) Incident Management
19 20 (8.70%) MS Excel
20 19 (8.26%) Coaching
20 19 (8.26%) Hyper-V
20 19 (8.26%) Oracle
20 19 (8.26%) NetApp
20 19 (8.26%) Business Continuity

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 23 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.39%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.17%) JBoss
4 5 (2.17%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.74%) IIS
6 3 (1.30%) CMS
6 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.30%) iPlanet
6 3 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.30%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.87%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 38 (16.52%) MS Office
2 20 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.78%) Retail-J
2 4 (1.74%) assyst
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.87%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.87%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.87%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.09%) Office 365
2 7 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.30%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.30%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.87%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) IaaS
6 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.09%) SAN
2 13 (5.65%) DNS
3 10 (4.35%) WAN
4 9 (3.91%) LAN
5 6 (2.61%) DHCP
5 6 (2.61%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.61%) Wireless
6 4 (1.74%) Firewall
6 4 (1.74%) Internet
6 4 (1.74%) VoIP
6 4 (1.74%) VPN
7 3 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.43%) Broadband
9 1 (0.43%) HTTP
9 1 (0.43%) ISDN
9 1 (0.43%) PBX
9 1 (0.43%) PSTN
9 1 (0.43%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.30%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.43%) DB2
6 1 (0.43%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) ChangeMan
1 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (13.04%) Retail
2 25 (10.87%) Finance
3 10 (4.35%) Back Office
4 9 (3.91%) Legal
4 9 (3.91%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Banking
6 2 (0.87%) Billing
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (32.17%) Analyst
2 38 (16.52%) Delivery Manager
3 37 (16.09%) Support Analyst
4 35 (15.22%) Applications Support
5 31 (13.48%) 1st Line Support
6 30 (13.04%) IT Support
7 29 (12.61%) Service Analyst
7 29 (12.61%) Service Desk Analyst
7 29 (12.61%) Service Manager
8 28 (12.17%) Services Delivery Manager
9 26 (11.30%) IT Analyst
10 24 (10.43%) IT Support Analyst
11 20 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 20 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
12 19 (8.26%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 19 (8.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
13 18 (7.83%) Applications Support Analyst
14 17 (7.39%) IT Manager
14 17 (7.39%) Support Manager
15 13 (5.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.91%) .NET
1 9 (3.91%) ASP.NET
1 9 (3.91%) Web Services
2 8 (3.48%) .NET Framework
2 8 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 8 (3.48%) WinForms
3 7 (3.04%) J2EE
4 4 (1.74%) Spring
5 3 (1.30%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.30%) SOAP
6 2 (0.87%) CSS
6 2 (0.87%) HTML
6 2 (0.87%) Java EE
6 2 (0.87%) JPA
6 2 (0.87%) Middleware
6 2 (0.87%) REST
6 2 (0.87%) RESTful
6 2 (0.87%) Spring MVC
6 2 (0.87%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.39%) EPoS
2 11 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.48%) iPad
4 7 (3.04%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.61%) FMCG
6 5 (2.17%) IBM XIV
6 5 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.17%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.30%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (1.30%) iPhone
9 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.87%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 99 (43.04%) Windows
2 57 (24.78%) Windows Server
3 22 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (6.96%) Windows 7
5 14 (6.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (4.78%) Linux
7 8 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.17%) AIX
8 5 (2.17%) CentOS
8 5 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.17%) Unix
8 5 (2.17%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.30%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (59.13%) ITIL
2 54 (23.48%) Service Delivery
3 36 (15.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 35 (15.22%) Supplier Management
5 29 (12.61%) Line Management
6 28 (12.17%) Service Management
7 25 (10.87%) Process Improvement
8 23 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 22 (9.57%) Incident Management
10 19 (8.26%) Business Continuity
10 19 (8.26%) Coaching
11 17 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (6.96%) High Availability
13 15 (6.52%) Service Desk Management
14 14 (6.09%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (6.09%) Project Management
15 12 (5.22%) Change Management
15 12 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (4.78%) Contract Management
16 11 (4.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 45 (19.57%) SQL
2 10 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.91%) C#
3 9 (3.91%) Java
4 8 (3.48%) VB.NET
5 6 (2.61%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.17%) C
7 2 (0.87%) ABAP
7 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.43%) AWK
8 1 (0.43%) COBOL
8 1 (0.43%) JCL
8 1 (0.43%) sed
8 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (6.96%) MCSE
3 12 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (4.78%) MCITP
4 11 (4.78%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.35%) Degree
6 8 (3.48%) BC Cleared
7 7 (3.04%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.17%) MCSA
9 4 (1.74%) CCNA
9 4 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.74%) PMP
10 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.87%) ISEB
11 2 (0.87%) MCP
11 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.43%) CCNP
12 1 (0.43%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.48%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 71 (30.87%) Active Directory
2 28 (12.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.26%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.22%) XenDesktop
5 11 (4.78%) XenApp
6 9 (3.91%) vSphere
7 3 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (4.35%) SCOM
2 8 (3.48%) SCCM
3 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (3.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.17%) SCDPM
5 4 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.87%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 85 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 53 (23.04%) VMware
3 43 (18.70%) Citrix
4 25 (10.87%) Bomgar
5 19 (8.26%) NetApp
5 19 (8.26%) Oracle
6 17 (7.39%) Cisco
7 11 (4.78%) HP
8 8 (3.48%) CODA
8 8 (3.48%) Hyperion
8 8 (3.48%) IBM
9 7 (3.04%) Dell
9 7 (3.04%) Symantec
10 6 (2.61%) SAP
11 5 (2.17%) Brocade
11 5 (2.17%) EMC
11 5 (2.17%) Fujitsu
11 5 (2.17%) LANSA
11 5 (2.17%) Remedy
11 5 (2.17%) Veeam
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