Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 55 40
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15 +12
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 2.87% 1.05% 3.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.46% 9.38% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 11
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% -24.44%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -10.45% +6.35%

SLA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 13 32 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 7.47% 11.19% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 38
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £56,250 £54,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing SLA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Halifax

SLA
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for SLA in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) HND
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS
2 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft