The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 70 61
Rank change year-on-year +23 -9  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 14 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.48% 1.73% 2.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 13.27% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 20
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +47.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,500 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £45,000
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 56 98 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 9.91% 13.07% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 47 78 53
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £45,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

SLA
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for SLA in Northamptonshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Northamptonshire

SLA
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Northampton +24 12 £30,000 -7.69%
Kettering - 1 £32,500 - 1
SLA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 18 (54.55%) ITIL
2 17 (51.52%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
4 9 (27.27%) Change Management
4 9 (27.27%) Oracle
5 8 (24.24%) Service Management
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.21%) HP
6 7 (21.21%) Dell
7 6 (18.18%) Cisco
7 6 (18.18%) Java
7 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 6 (18.18%) Coaching
8 5 (15.15%) Office 365
8 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (15.15%) SCDPM
8 5 (15.15%) IBM XIV
8 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
8 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
8 5 (15.15%) Veeam
8 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (15.15%) Fujitsu
8 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
8 5 (15.15%) Brocade
8 5 (15.15%) VMware
8 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
8 5 (15.15%) Backup Exec

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) iPlanet
2 3 (9.09%) JBoss
2 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
2 2 (6.06%) Wireless
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) ISDN
3 1 (3.03%) PBX
3 1 (3.03%) PSTN
3 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Legal
1 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Billing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Support
3 5 (15.15%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Service Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Storage Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (12.12%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Support Manager
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) J2EE
2 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.03%) JMS
2 1 (3.03%) JSP
2 1 (3.03%) Servlets
2 1 (3.03%) Spring
2 1 (3.03%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) IBM XIV
2 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.12%) iPad
3 3 (9.09%) FMCG
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) AIX
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Unix
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
3 9 (27.27%) Change Management
4 8 (24.24%) Service Management
5 6 (18.18%) Coaching
5 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
6 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
10 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
10 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
10 1 (3.03%) Process Improvement
10 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) AWK
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCENT
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
1 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Backup Exec
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
1 5 (15.15%) SCDPM
2 2 (6.06%) BladeLogic
2 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Dell
2 7 (21.21%) HP
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) Brocade
4 5 (15.15%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) EMC
4 5 (15.15%) Fujitsu
4 5 (15.15%) IBM
4 5 (15.15%) NetApp
4 5 (15.15%) Veeam
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) Axway
6 2 (6.06%) Lotus
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) Ericsson
7 1 (3.03%) Siemens
7 1 (3.03%) Toshiba
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £240000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brackley, Northamptonshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago