Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 60 54
Rank change year-on-year -20 -6 +11
Permanent jobs citing SLA 12 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.28% 3.25% 3.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.79% 39.68% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 21
Northampton median annual salary £56,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.31% - -2.99%
10th Percentile £22,650 £21,000 £20,125
90th Percentile £77,500 £56,750 £40,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,000 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +13.10% +11.54% -2.99%

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 Northampton with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 87 63 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 9.31% 8.18% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 64 45 119
Northampton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +16.79%
10th Percentile £29,700 £21,000 £25,700
90th Percentile £76,375 £57,000 £58,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Northampton

SLA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for SLA in Northampton

SLA
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Northampton over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Northampton region with a requirement for SLA.

1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (50.00%) Presales
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) iPad
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) MySQL
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (8.33%) IIS

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Presales
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) hybris
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle