The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 68 95
Rank change year-on-year -48 +27  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 42 105 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.67% 3.59% 2.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.27% 26.05% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32 82 67
Median salary £32,500 £29,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.16% -15.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £21,050 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £34,250 £34,090
% change year-on-year +5.83% +0.46%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 275 403 378
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 10.96% 13.78% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 222 336 288
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

SLA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SLA in Leeds

SLA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SLA.

1 60 (65.93%) Windows
2 43 (47.25%) Active Directory
3 41 (45.05%) Microsoft
4 32 (35.16%) Microsoft Office
5 30 (32.97%) SQL Server
6 28 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 27 (29.67%) ITIL
8 26 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 25 (27.47%) VMware
10 24 (26.37%) Citrix
11 18 (19.78%) SQL
11 18 (19.78%) Oracle
11 18 (19.78%) Linux
12 17 (18.68%) Windows 7
13 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (17.58%) VPN
14 15 (16.48%) Time Management
15 14 (15.38%) DNS
15 14 (15.38%) DHCP
15 14 (15.38%) Terminal Server
15 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (13.19%) CheckPoint
16 12 (13.19%) Firewall
16 12 (13.19%) Management Information System
16 12 (13.19%) Unix
16 12 (13.19%) Data Centre
17 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (12.09%) Process Improvement
17 11 (12.09%) Change Control
17 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 26 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.89%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.79%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.69%) IIS
5 6 (6.59%) CMS
5 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (6.59%) Skype for Business
6 4 (4.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.30%) Drupal
7 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.30%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (35.16%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.40%) Office 365
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.10%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) VPN
2 14 (15.38%) DHCP
2 14 (15.38%) DNS
3 12 (13.19%) Firewall
4 11 (12.09%) SAN
5 8 (8.79%) NAS
6 6 (6.59%) LAN
6 6 (6.59%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (4.40%) VoIP
8 3 (3.30%) FTP
8 3 (3.30%) ISDN
8 3 (3.30%) Network Security
8 3 (3.30%) WAN
9 2 (2.20%) Skype
9 2 (2.20%) Wireless
10 1 (1.10%) MPLS
10 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.49%) GIS
4 3 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.20%) MySQL
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.10%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) PowerBuilder
General
1 7 (7.69%) Legal
2 6 (6.59%) Finance
3 4 (4.40%) Back Office
4 3 (3.30%) Local Government
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Automotive
6 1 (1.10%) Billing
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) Military
6 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (48.35%) Analyst
2 22 (24.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 18 (19.78%) Support Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) IT Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) IT Support
4 14 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 14 (15.38%) Service Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) Applications Support
5 12 (13.19%) Applications Support Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (12.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 11 (12.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 10 (10.99%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (10.99%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (10.99%) Service Desk Support
7 10 (10.99%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 10 (10.99%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) .NET
1 4 (4.40%) XML
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Data Centre
1 12 (13.19%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.09%) Clustering
3 6 (6.59%) Replication
4 3 (3.30%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.30%) PKI
4 3 (3.30%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.10%) FMCG
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.10%) NHS
6 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 60 (65.93%) Windows
2 28 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 18 (19.78%) Linux
4 17 (18.68%) Windows 7
5 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (13.19%) Unix
7 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (12.09%) Windows XP
8 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.49%) Windows Vista
10 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.30%) Solaris
11 3 (3.30%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) ITIL
2 15 (16.48%) Time Management
3 11 (12.09%) Change Control
3 11 (12.09%) Process Improvement
4 9 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.79%) Business Process Improvement
5 8 (8.79%) Performance Metrics
5 8 (8.79%) Problem Management
6 7 (7.69%) CRM
7 6 (6.59%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.49%) Release Management
8 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.40%) Case Management
9 4 (4.40%) Mathematics
9 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.40%) Project Management
9 4 (4.40%) Service Management
9 4 (4.40%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) SQL
2 8 (8.79%) Java
3 4 (4.40%) C#
3 4 (4.40%) VB
3 4 (4.40%) VB.NET
3 4 (4.40%) VBA
4 3 (3.30%) C
4 3 (3.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.49%) CCNA
2 5 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.49%) MCP
3 4 (4.40%) MCSE
3 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) Degree
5 2 (2.20%) CCNP
5 2 (2.20%) MOS
6 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.10%) CEH
6 1 (1.10%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.10%) MCDST
6 1 (1.10%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.10%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (47.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.38%) Terminal Server
4 10 (10.99%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.79%) XenApp
6 4 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.40%) vSphere
6 4 (4.40%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 8 (8.79%) Opsview
4 4 (4.40%) SCCM
5 3 (3.30%) LiteSpeed
5 3 (3.30%) SCOM
5 3 (3.30%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (3.30%) WSUS
6 2 (2.20%) DameWare
7 1 (1.10%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 41 (45.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (27.47%) VMware
3 24 (26.37%) Citrix
4 18 (19.78%) Oracle
5 12 (13.19%) CheckPoint
6 11 (12.09%) Symantec
7 9 (9.89%) Cisco
7 9 (9.89%) CommVault
8 8 (8.79%) Dell Compellent
8 8 (8.79%) Kaspersky
8 8 (8.79%) NetApp
9 7 (7.69%) Civica
10 6 (6.59%) Veeam
11 4 (4.40%) Avaya
11 4 (4.40%) Dell
11 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.30%) HP
12 3 (3.30%) Huawei
13 2 (2.20%) Infor
13 2 (2.20%) Xerox
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus + Car
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Telefonica
Posted: 24 days ago