The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 21 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 3.90% 1.02% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 75.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
SaaS
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Cloud Services Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 5.19% 2.04% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +163.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

SaaS
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Basildon region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Basildon

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 26 (92.86%) Cisco
1 26 (92.86%) PaaS
1 26 (92.86%) IaaS
2 25 (89.29%) Oracle
3 20 (71.43%) Project Management
4 18 (64.29%) Juniper
4 18 (64.29%) Service Delivery
4 18 (64.29%) TOGAF
4 18 (64.29%) ITIL
4 18 (64.29%) PRINCE2
4 18 (64.29%) Unix
4 18 (64.29%) Data Centre
5 17 (60.71%) RHCSA
5 17 (60.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (60.71%) Solaris
5 17 (60.71%) Linux
5 17 (60.71%) JBoss
5 17 (60.71%) Apache
5 17 (60.71%) LDAP
5 17 (60.71%) Sun Certification
5 17 (60.71%) Red Hat
6 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (32.14%) VMware
6 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
6 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 9 (32.14%) Citrix
7 8 (28.57%) IBM
7 8 (28.57%) Asset Management
7 8 (28.57%) Marketing
7 8 (28.57%) Use Case

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (60.71%) Apache
1 17 (60.71%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) Xceptor
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (92.86%) IaaS
1 26 (92.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
General
1 8 (28.57%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Designer
1 12 (42.86%) Solutions Designer
2 8 (28.57%) Software Asset Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Software Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Unix Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Unix
2 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Project Management
2 18 (64.29%) ITIL
2 18 (64.29%) PRINCE2
2 18 (64.29%) Service Delivery
2 18 (64.29%) TOGAF
3 8 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 8 (28.57%) Issue Tracking
3 8 (28.57%) Patch Management
3 8 (28.57%) Software Asset Management
3 8 (28.57%) Software Deployment
3 8 (28.57%) Software Licensing
3 8 (28.57%) Use Case
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) RHCSA
1 17 (60.71%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco
2 25 (89.29%) Oracle
3 18 (64.29%) Juniper
4 17 (60.71%) Red Hat
5 9 (32.14%) Citrix
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 9 (32.14%) VMware
6 8 (28.57%) IBM