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

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 26 35
Rank change year-on-year -21 +9  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 16 58 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.07% 8.31% 6.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.67% 53.21% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 24
Median salary £30,000 £56,250 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.66% +55.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,200 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 60 109 97
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 11.52% 15.62% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 49 73 64
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

SLA
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for SLA in Leicestershire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Leicestershire

SLA
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -14 12 £37,500 -40.00%
Loughborough +12 2 £22,500 +34.32%
Wigston - 1 £29,000 -
SLA
East Midlands

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

1 36 (57.14%) ITIL
2 21 (33.33%) VMware
3 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.40%) SQL
5 15 (23.81%) Windows
6 14 (22.22%) Retail
6 14 (22.22%) Process Improvement
7 13 (20.63%) Line Management
7 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
7 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
8 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (17.46%) Service Desk Management
9 11 (17.46%) NetApp
9 11 (17.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (15.87%) Supplier Management
10 10 (15.87%) Citrix
10 10 (15.87%) ITIL V3
10 10 (15.87%) Coaching
11 9 (14.29%) Capacity Management
11 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 9 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (14.29%) Back Office
12 8 (12.70%) Business Continuity
13 7 (11.11%) Service Management
14 6 (9.52%) EPoS
14 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
14 6 (9.52%) iPad
15 5 (7.94%) People Management
15 5 (7.94%) Presales
15 5 (7.94%) Windows Server

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) SAS
2 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) LAN
1 3 (4.76%) VoIP
1 3 (4.76%) WAN
2 2 (3.17%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) IP Telephony
2 2 (3.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Jasmine
1 2 (3.17%) Selenium
2 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.22%) Retail
2 9 (14.29%) Back Office
3 3 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) Delivery Manager
3 14 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 11 (17.46%) Service Manager
5 10 (15.87%) Applications Support
5 10 (15.87%) Applications Support Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Services Delivery Manager
6 8 (12.70%) IT Manager
6 8 (12.70%) Technical Manager
7 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (7.94%) IT Support
8 5 (7.94%) IT Technical Manager
9 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Developer
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Support Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
1 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.17%) Angular 2
2 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (3.17%) CSS
2 2 (3.17%) HTML
2 2 (3.17%) jQuery
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.59%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) EPoS
1 6 (9.52%) iPad
2 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) ITIL
2 14 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 13 (20.63%) Line Management
3 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
4 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (17.46%) Service Desk Management
6 10 (15.87%) Coaching
6 10 (15.87%) ITIL V3
6 10 (15.87%) Supplier Management
7 9 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 9 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (12.70%) Business Continuity
9 7 (11.11%) Service Management
10 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
11 5 (7.94%) Contract Management
11 5 (7.94%) People Management
11 5 (7.94%) Presales
11 5 (7.94%) Project Management
11 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.40%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.59%) C++
4 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (7.94%) BC Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) MCSE
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) VMware
2 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.46%) NetApp
4 10 (15.87%) Citrix
5 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.17%) Avaya
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