The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 74 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 28 40 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.41% 4.21% 4.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.11% 75.47% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 46
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
SaaS
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
90 53 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.75% 5.58% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 60 53 54
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +3 22 £40,500 -19.00%
Bedford -18 3 £55,000 -
SaaS
East of England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 16 (28.57%) Project Management
2 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 14 (25.00%) VMware
3 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
5 11 (19.64%) VCP5
6 10 (17.86%) Lumesse
6 10 (17.86%) Windows
6 10 (17.86%) Business Analysis
6 10 (17.86%) Service Delivery
7 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (16.07%) Linux
7 9 (16.07%) XML
7 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
7 9 (16.07%) IIS
7 9 (16.07%) HTML
7 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
7 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
8 8 (14.29%) DNS
8 8 (14.29%) .NET
8 8 (14.29%) VMware Server
9 7 (12.50%) Selenium
9 7 (12.50%) Classic ASP
9 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 7 (12.50%) ITIL
9 7 (12.50%) Apache
9 7 (12.50%) SLA

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 9 (16.07%) IIS
2 7 (12.50%) Apache
3 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.36%) Liferay
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.29%) DNS
3 6 (10.71%) DHCP
3 6 (10.71%) SAN
4 5 (8.93%) iSCSI
5 3 (5.36%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (5.36%) DMZ
6 2 (3.57%) Firewall
6 2 (3.57%) Network Security
6 2 (3.57%) HTTP
6 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
6 2 (3.57%) SSL
6 2 (3.57%) VPN
7 1 (1.79%) LAN
7 1 (1.79%) WAN
7 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Selenium
2 4 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.36%) JMeter
4 1 (1.79%) Subversion
4 1 (1.79%) TestNG
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (10.71%) Advertising
2 5 (8.93%) Marketing
2 5 (8.93%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Danish Language
3 1 (1.79%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.79%) French Language
3 1 (1.79%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (16.07%) Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 7 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Head of Release Management
7 3 (5.36%) Service Performance Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (3.57%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) HTML
1 9 (16.07%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) .NET
3 7 (12.50%) Classic ASP
3 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) CSS
5 1 (1.79%) SOAP
5 1 (1.79%) XHTML
5 1 (1.79%) LAMP
5 1 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.79%) Wiki
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Project Management
2 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
3 10 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 10 (17.86%) Business Analysis
4 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.50%) ITIL
6 5 (8.93%) User Stories
7 4 (7.14%) Line Management
7 4 (7.14%) Business Transformation
7 4 (7.14%) Release Management
7 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) CRM
8 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.36%) Product Management
8 3 (5.36%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.93%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (19.64%) VCP5
3 4 (7.14%) ISEB
3 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
2 4 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Server
3 5 (8.93%) vSphere
4 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.36%) VMFS
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) VMware
3 10 (17.86%) Lumesse
4 7 (12.50%) Cisco
5 6 (10.71%) Oracle
6 5 (8.93%) HP
6 5 (8.93%) NetApp
7 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (5.36%) Dell
7 3 (5.36%) JBoss
8 2 (3.57%) Capita
9 1 (1.79%) Nimsoft
9 1 (1.79%) Peoplefluent
9 1 (1.79%) SumTotal
9 1 (1.79%) Saba
9 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.79%) Citrix
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