The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 29 29
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Permanent jobs citing SLA 5 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 5.10% 3.70% 3.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.78% 30.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £34,250 £34,090
% change year-on-year +5.83% +0.46%  

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 Wakefield with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 18 20 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 18.37% 12.35% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 5
Median salary £41,000 £28,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.60% -15.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £23,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £38,000 £42,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

SLA
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for SLA in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for SLA.

1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) SCCM
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
5 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) vSphere
5 3 (15.79%) SCOM
5 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) MCSE
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (10.53%) Law
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Service Manager
2 8 (42.11%) IT Manager
2 8 (42.11%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL Manager
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 8 (42.11%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Escalation Management
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
1 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) HP