Period
to 19 October 2018

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 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 70 28
Rank change year-on-year +22 -42 +33
Permanent jobs citing SLA 49 19 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.27% 2.17% 7.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 41.88% 21.11% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 48 19 83
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% -42.00% +37.93%
10th Percentile £20,700 £21,250 £25,650
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £65,550
East Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% -23.53% +41.67%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 117 90 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.59% 10.27% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 105 81 186
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.64% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,800 £60,000 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.88% +13.33%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 30 £33,750 +12.50%
Loughborough +8 9 £24,000 +6.67%
Melton Mowbray - 2 £32,500 -
SLA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 23 (46.94%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Cisco
3 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.57%) Sun
5 14 (28.57%) HP
5 14 (28.57%) Dell
5 14 (28.57%) IBM
6 13 (26.53%) WAN
7 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
7 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
7 12 (24.49%) Migration
7 12 (24.49%) Customer Requirements
8 10 (20.41%) ITIL
9 9 (18.37%) C#
9 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
9 9 (18.37%) VoIP
9 9 (18.37%) .NET
9 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
9 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
10 8 (16.33%) iSeries
10 8 (16.33%) EqualLogic
10 8 (16.33%) EMC VNX
10 8 (16.33%) EMC VMAX
10 8 (16.33%) Dell Compellent
10 8 (16.33%) EMC
10 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
10 8 (16.33%) Firewall
10 8 (16.33%) SonicWALL

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 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) EPiServer
2 2 (4.08%) Kentico
2 2 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) WAN
2 9 (18.37%) VoIP
3 8 (16.33%) Firewall
4 7 (14.29%) Broadband
4 7 (14.29%) Internet
5 6 (12.24%) LAN
6 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.16%) Wireless
7 2 (4.08%) ISDN
7 2 (4.08%) PBX
7 2 (4.08%) PSTN
7 2 (4.08%) SAN
7 2 (4.08%) SMS
7 2 (4.08%) WLAN
8 1 (2.04%) DHCP
8 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (4.08%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.08%) Automotive
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Developer
1 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Field Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Field Service Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Senior Field Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Senior Field Service Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Senior Server Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Server Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Sun Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Sun Hardware Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) IT Manager
5 5 (10.20%) IT Support
5 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) .NET
1 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
2 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 7 (14.29%) CSS
2 7 (14.29%) HTML
3 6 (12.24%) Spring
4 5 (10.20%) Ajax
4 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (10.20%) HTML5
4 5 (10.20%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (4.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) EMC VMAX
1 8 (16.33%) EMC VNX
1 8 (16.33%) iSeries
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
2 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Customer Requirements
2 12 (24.49%) Migration
3 10 (20.41%) ITIL
4 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (12.24%) Logistics
5 6 (12.24%) People Management
6 5 (10.20%) MVC
6 5 (10.20%) Web Development
7 4 (8.16%) OO
7 4 (8.16%) OOP
7 4 (8.16%) Scrum
7 4 (8.16%) Service Management
8 3 (6.12%) Change Management
8 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.08%) BDD
9 2 (4.08%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.08%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) C#
1 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) CCNA
1 7 (14.29%) CCNP
1 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.12%) MCITP
2 3 (6.12%) MCSE
2 3 (6.12%) MCTS
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Terraform
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Cisco
2 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) Dell
3 14 (28.57%) HP
3 14 (28.57%) IBM
3 14 (28.57%) Sun
4 8 (16.33%) Dell Compellent
4 8 (16.33%) EMC
4 8 (16.33%) EqualLogic
4 8 (16.33%) SonicWALL
5 6 (12.24%) Hitachi
5 6 (12.24%) VMware
6 2 (4.08%) Avaya
6 2 (4.08%) Mitel
6 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix