Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 67 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 -30 +28
Permanent jobs citing SLA 25 6 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.97% 1.01% 7.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.41% 11.32% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 61
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -47.27% +83.33%
10th Percentile £17,000 £26,375 £35,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £37,125 £67,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.69% -42.00% +42.35%

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 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 88 53 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 13.99% 8.95% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 77 48 136
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71% +7.01%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £61,875
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71% +5.00%

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 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Leicester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) IBM
3 10 (40.00%) HP
3 10 (40.00%) Dell
3 10 (40.00%) Sun
4 9 (36.00%) ITIL
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (24.00%) People Management
7 6 (24.00%) Logistics
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (24.00%) Hitachi
7 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (20.00%) SonicWALL
9 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (16.00%) EMC VNX
9 4 (16.00%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (16.00%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements

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 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Wireless
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) PBX
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Service Manager
2 5 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Junior
2 5 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Field Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Field Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Field Service Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Server Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Sun Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Sun Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) Ajax
1 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (16.00%) CSS
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) HTML5
1 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (16.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (16.00%) EMC VNX
2 4 (16.00%) iSeries
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) Logistics
3 6 (24.00%) People Management
3 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Antivirus Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Threat Detection
5 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
1 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (16.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCSE
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.00%) MCITP
3 3 (12.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Dell
1 10 (40.00%) HP
1 10 (40.00%) IBM
1 10 (40.00%) Sun
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Hitachi
4 5 (20.00%) SonicWALL
5 4 (16.00%) Dell Compellent
5 4 (16.00%) EMC
5 4 (16.00%) EqualLogic
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) GFI Software
6 1 (4.00%) Sophos
6 1 (4.00%) Veeam
6 1 (4.00%) VMware