Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 65 77
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12 -26
Permanent jobs citing SLA 33 49 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.01% 3.35% 2.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.00% 26.06% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 37
Northamptonshire median annual salary £25,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +11.94% +24.07%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,225 £20,450
90th Percentile £56,000 £67,500 £68,500
East Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -22.50% +33.33% +3.45%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 100 188 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.11% 12.86% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 74 122 152
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +14.09% +6.43%
10th Percentile £21,550 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £49,750
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Northampton -6 17 £48,750 +30.00%
Wellingborough -2 8 £25,000 -19.35%
Daventry - 3 £22,000 -
Kettering +10 1 - -
SLA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 15 (45.45%) Windows
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
4 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
5 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (27.27%) HP
5 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 8 (24.24%) Wireless
6 8 (24.24%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
6 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery Management
7 7 (21.21%) Lotus
7 7 (21.21%) Dell
7 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
7 7 (21.21%) IBM Notes
7 7 (21.21%) Java
7 7 (21.21%) Internet
8 6 (18.18%) Finance
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (12.12%) VMware
10 4 (12.12%) Citrix
10 4 (12.12%) DNS
10 4 (12.12%) SQL
10 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.12%) Data Management

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 7 (21.21%) IBM Notes
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
1 8 (24.24%) Wireless
2 7 (21.21%) Internet
3 4 (12.12%) DNS
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) VLAN
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) 2G
5 1 (3.03%) 3G
5 1 (3.03%) 4G
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) FTP
5 1 (3.03%) HTTP
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) Power BI
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Service Manager
2 7 (21.21%) Support Technician
3 6 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 6 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (12.12%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Derivative
3 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
3 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (3.03%) Unix
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
3 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery Management
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Data Management
5 4 (12.12%) Data Strategy
5 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Contract Management
7 2 (6.06%) Critical Success Factor
7 2 (6.06%) Escalation Management
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) MCITP
3 3 (9.09%) MCSA
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) HP
2 7 (21.21%) Dell
2 7 (21.21%) Lotus
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 4 (12.12%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) Symantec
5 3 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (3.03%) Apple