The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 48 51 29
Rank change year-on-year +3 -22  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 19 23 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.16% 3.68% 8.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.15% 24.47% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 36
Median salary £21,250 £33,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.60% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
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 Sheffield with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 61 94 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 13.35% 15.04% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41 76 86
Median salary £33,500 £38,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.41% +9.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

SLA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for SLA in Sheffield

SLA
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Sheffield over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SLA in Sheffield

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SLA.

1 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
3 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
4 25 (67.57%) MS Office
5 20 (54.05%) ITIL
5 20 (54.05%) Windows Server
6 11 (29.73%) Bomgar
7 10 (27.03%) VMware
7 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
10 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.92%) Windows 10
10 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (18.92%) SCCM
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (18.92%) SAN
10 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
10 7 (18.92%) IIS
11 6 (16.22%) DNS
12 5 (13.51%) Internet
12 5 (13.51%) Change Management
13 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
13 4 (10.81%) Clustering
13 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
13 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
13 4 (10.81%) SQL
13 4 (10.81%) SQL Server

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (18.92%) IIS
1 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (67.57%) MS Office
2 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) SAN
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
3 5 (13.51%) Internet
4 4 (10.81%) NAS
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (8.11%) DHCP
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.11%) LDAP
5 3 (8.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Billing
2 1 (2.70%) Law
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) IT Support
2 15 (40.54%) Service Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) 1st Line Support
3 11 (29.73%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) IT Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) IT Support Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Service Desk Support
3 11 (29.73%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Operations Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.81%) IT Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) VMware Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) LAMP
1 1 (2.70%) REST
1 1 (2.70%) SOAP
1 1 (2.70%) WSDL
1 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
6 7 (18.92%) Windows 10
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
8 3 (8.11%) Linux
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Change Management
3 4 (10.81%) Change Control
3 4 (10.81%) Fault Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) High Availability
4 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) IT Strategy
5 2 (5.41%) Line Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management
6 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.70%) Data Security
6 1 (2.70%) ITSM
6 1 (2.70%) MVC
6 1 (2.70%) Practice Management
6 1 (2.70%) Presales
6 1 (2.70%) Process Management
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) MCSA
3 3 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (8.11%) MCITP
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.81%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
4 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (8.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Bomgar
3 10 (27.03%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.70%) Ciena
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.70%) Huawei
5 1 (2.70%) Nokia
5 1 (2.70%) Tellabs
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