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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 27 39
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 33 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 8.44% 6.03% 5.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.35% 42.22% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 19
Median salary £39,000 £43,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.85% +45.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 Leicester with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 102 45 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 26.09% 14.29% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 97 15 52
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Leicester

SLA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SLA.

1 37 (69.81%) ITIL
2 26 (49.06%) Service Delivery
3 25 (47.17%) Retail
4 24 (45.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (43.40%) Supplier Management
6 18 (33.96%) ITIL V3
7 15 (28.30%) Business Continuity
7 15 (28.30%) Service Desk Management
8 14 (26.42%) VMware
9 12 (22.64%) EPoS
9 12 (22.64%) Process Improvement
10 10 (18.87%) Capacity Management
10 10 (18.87%) Line Management
10 10 (18.87%) Coaching
10 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (16.98%) Retail-J
11 9 (16.98%) SQL
11 9 (16.98%) NetApp
11 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (16.98%) Back Office
12 8 (15.09%) Windows
13 7 (13.21%) MCSE
13 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
14 6 (11.32%) CODA
14 6 (11.32%) Finance
14 6 (11.32%) Hyperion
14 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
14 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.77%) VoIP
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (47.17%) Retail
2 9 (16.98%) Back Office
3 6 (11.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Service Manager
2 17 (32.08%) Analyst
2 17 (32.08%) Delivery Manager
2 17 (32.08%) Services Delivery Manager
3 16 (30.19%) Applications Support
4 10 (18.87%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Support Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) IT Manager
6 6 (11.32%) Applications Manager
6 6 (11.32%) Applications Support Manager
6 6 (11.32%) Support Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Service Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) IT Services Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Support Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Service Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) EPoS
2 2 (3.77%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) ITIL
2 26 (49.06%) Service Delivery
3 24 (45.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (43.40%) Supplier Management
5 18 (33.96%) ITIL V3
6 15 (28.30%) Business Continuity
6 15 (28.30%) Service Desk Management
7 12 (22.64%) Process Improvement
8 10 (18.87%) Capacity Management
8 10 (18.87%) Coaching
8 10 (18.87%) Line Management
9 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
11 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.66%) Service Management
13 1 (1.89%) Escalation Management
13 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
13 1 (1.89%) Resource Allocation
13 1 (1.89%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (13.21%) MCSE
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MCITP
3 1 (1.89%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) VMware
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.98%) NetApp
4 6 (11.32%) CODA
4 6 (11.32%) Hyperion
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Citrix
5 2 (3.77%) Samsung
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco
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