Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 54 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 -28 +44
Permanent jobs citing SLA 30 12 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.64% 2.26% 9.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.59% 21.43% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 61
Leicester median annual salary £33,750 £30,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -47.83% +27.78%
10th Percentile £17,000 £22,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £67,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.07% -44.76% +44.83%

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 Leicester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 82 56 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 12.67% 10.53% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 70 54 125
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,425 £27,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £60,000 £63,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -8.54% +2.50%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Leicester

SLA
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for SLA in Leicester

SLA
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Leicester over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for SLA.

1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) IBM
2 14 (46.67%) Sun
2 14 (46.67%) HP
2 14 (46.67%) Dell
3 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (30.00%) Cisco
5 8 (26.67%) EMC
5 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (26.67%) EMC VNX
5 8 (26.67%) EMC VMAX
5 8 (26.67%) Dell Compellent
5 8 (26.67%) EqualLogic
5 8 (26.67%) iSeries
5 8 (26.67%) SonicWALL
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 6 (20.00%) Hitachi
7 6 (20.00%) Logistics
7 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (20.00%) People Management
7 6 (20.00%) Windows Server

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) WAN
1 4 (13.33%) Wireless
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Field Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Field Hardware Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Field Service Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Hardware Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Senior Field Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Senior Field Service Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Senior Hardware Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Senior Server Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Server Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Sun Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Sun Hardware Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Service Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 5 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support
4 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.33%) Ajax
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) HTML5
2 4 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (13.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) EMC VMAX
1 8 (26.67%) EMC VNX
1 8 (26.67%) iSeries
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) Logistics
4 6 (20.00%) People Management
4 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) OOP
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCITP
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 3 (10.00%) MCTS
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Dell
1 14 (46.67%) HP
1 14 (46.67%) IBM
1 14 (46.67%) Sun
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco
3 8 (26.67%) Dell Compellent
3 8 (26.67%) EMC
3 8 (26.67%) EqualLogic
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) SonicWALL
4 6 (20.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (3.33%) VMware