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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 53 45
Rank change year-on-year -25 -8  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 6 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.81% 2.73% 4.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.00% 30.00% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 36
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,000 £34,090
% change year-on-year +5.88% -0.26%  

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 50 60 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 6.78% 9.09% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 92
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,250 £24,575
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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
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 3 months to 22 June 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
Doncaster -8 3 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Sheffield -14 2 - -
SLA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
3 16 (57.14%) ITIL
4 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
6 8 (28.57%) Bomgar
6 8 (28.57%) VMware
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (17.86%) DNS
8 5 (17.86%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (17.86%) SAN
8 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (14.29%) SCCM
9 4 (14.29%) Office 365
9 4 (14.29%) IIS
9 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 4 (14.29%) Broadband
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (14.29%) Citrix
10 3 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (10.71%) Internet
10 3 (10.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (10.71%) Linux
10 3 (10.71%) Service Management
10 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
10 3 (10.71%) Change Management
10 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012

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 4 (14.29%) IIS
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) DNS
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) Broadband
3 3 (10.71%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) NAS
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) LDAP
5 1 (3.57%) Skype
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) IT Support
2 10 (35.71%) Service Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) IT Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) Service Desk Support
4 8 (28.57%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
1 1 (3.57%) REST
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) WSDL
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Change Management
2 3 (10.71%) High Availability
2 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
2 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
2 3 (10.71%) Service Management
3 2 (7.14%) Change Control
3 2 (7.14%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) ITSM
4 1 (3.57%) MVC
4 1 (3.57%) Process Management
4 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCDST
3 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) XenApp
3 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (10.71%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Bomgar
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Capita
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Northgate
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy