Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 67 45
Rank change year-on-year +19 -22 +18
Permanent jobs citing SLA 47 27 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.16% 2.41% 4.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.75% 23.48% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 41
South Yorkshire median annual salary £29,900 £22,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.89% -18.18% -26.67%
10th Percentile £19,000 £18,550 £20,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,950 £38,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% +16.07% -20.00%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 238 115 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 21.06% 10.26% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 153 98 134
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,669 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £57,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in South Yorkshire

SLA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SLA in South Yorkshire

SLA
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SLA in South Yorkshire

SLA
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Sheffield +13 40 £29,900 +32.89% 7
Doncaster 0 6 £27,500 -20.29%
SLA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 26 (55.32%) Windows
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (48.94%) Office 365
3 21 (44.68%) Windows Server
4 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
5 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Office
6 17 (36.17%) SQL
6 17 (36.17%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (34.04%) ITIL
8 15 (31.91%) SCCM
9 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (29.79%) Citrix
9 14 (29.79%) High Availability
10 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (27.66%) SAN
10 13 (27.66%) SCOM
10 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (27.66%) VMware
11 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (21.28%) Skype for Business
12 10 (21.28%) CommVault
12 10 (21.28%) MCSE
12 10 (21.28%) MCSA
12 10 (21.28%) SCVMM
12 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
13 9 (19.15%) Manufacturing
14 8 (17.02%) Finance
15 7 (14.89%) Linux

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 10 (21.28%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Demantra
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 23 (48.94%) Office 365
2 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.38%) IaaS
4 3 (6.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) SAN
2 5 (10.64%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) DHCP
3 3 (6.38%) DNS
4 2 (4.26%) Skype
4 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.13%) Extranet
5 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (19.15%) Manufacturing
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) IT Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Developer
4 4 (8.51%) IT Support
4 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Azure Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) IT Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
1 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
1 4 (8.51%) HTML
2 3 (6.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.13%) DHTML
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.38%) NHS
2 3 (6.38%) Thin Client
2 3 (6.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) CMDB
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.13%) iPhone
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Windows Server
3 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.89%) Linux
6 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.51%) Unix
7 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (34.04%) ITIL
3 14 (29.79%) High Availability
4 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.51%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.51%) Change Control
6 4 (8.51%) Change Management
6 4 (8.51%) Coaching
7 3 (6.38%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) People Management
7 3 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Service Management
7 3 (6.38%) Software Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Storage Management
7 3 (6.38%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) C#
2 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.38%) Java
3 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (21.28%) MCSA
2 10 (21.28%) MCSE
3 5 (10.64%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) CISA
4 2 (4.26%) CISM
4 2 (4.26%) CISSP
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.26%) CRISC
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.13%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) SCCM
2 13 (27.66%) SCOM
3 10 (21.28%) SCVMM
4 3 (6.38%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.38%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) Citrix
3 13 (27.66%) VMware
4 10 (21.28%) CommVault
5 3 (6.38%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (6.38%) McAfee
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Lotus
7 1 (2.13%) RedGate
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy
7 1 (2.13%) ShoreTel
7 1 (2.13%) Xerox