The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 65 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 32 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.78% 3.30% 4.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.67% 76.60% 73.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 39
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% -1.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £33,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
75 47 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.50% 4.30% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 55 46 52
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £31,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
East of England

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 14 July 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 14 July 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 +11 31 £40,000 -27.27% 7
Bedford -24 1 £40,000 -17.52% 3
SaaS
East of England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 26 (37.68%) IIS
2 24 (34.78%) SQL
2 24 (34.78%) DNS
3 22 (31.88%) Windows
4 21 (30.43%) Firewall
5 20 (28.99%) VPN
6 19 (27.54%) Cisco
6 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
6 19 (27.54%) Apache
6 19 (27.54%) Oracle
7 18 (26.09%) MySQL
7 18 (26.09%) Business Analysis
8 15 (21.74%) Capacity Management
9 14 (20.29%) Service Management
9 14 (20.29%) Nessus
9 14 (20.29%) LAN
9 14 (20.29%) WAN
9 14 (20.29%) CCNP
9 14 (20.29%) CCNA
9 14 (20.29%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (18.84%) CheckPoint
10 13 (18.84%) MPLS
10 13 (18.84%) Linux
10 13 (18.84%) ITIL
11 11 (15.94%) Project Management
12 10 (14.49%) DHCP
12 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
12 10 (14.49%) VMware
12 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 26 (37.68%) IIS
2 19 (27.54%) Apache
3 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) Liferay
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.45%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) Mingle
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) PaaS
1 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (34.78%) DNS
2 21 (30.43%) Firewall
3 20 (28.99%) VPN
4 14 (20.29%) LAN
4 14 (20.29%) WAN
5 13 (18.84%) MPLS
6 10 (14.49%) DHCP
7 7 (10.14%) SSL
8 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
8 6 (8.70%) NetScaler
9 4 (5.80%) SAN
9 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.90%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.90%) DMZ
11 1 (1.45%) Internet
11 1 (1.45%) Network Security
11 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) MySQL
2 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.45%) SQLite
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Selenium
2 3 (4.35%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.90%) JMeter
4 1 (1.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
1 5 (7.25%) Marketing
2 3 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Network Engineer
2 14 (20.29%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (18.84%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (18.84%) Security Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) Support Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 9 (13.04%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Administrator
7 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Service Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Support
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Head of Release Management
9 4 (5.80%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) .NET
2 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.70%) XML
3 6 (8.70%) Classic ASP
3 6 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.45%) WCF
4 1 (1.45%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.45%) LINQ
4 1 (1.45%) jQuery
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Thin Client
1 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
1 6 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.35%) Tandem
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Wiki
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.88%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Business Analysis
2 15 (21.74%) Capacity Management
3 14 (20.29%) Service Management
4 13 (18.84%) ITIL
5 11 (15.94%) Project Management
6 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (10.14%) Business Continuity
8 7 (10.14%) Change Control
8 7 (10.14%) User Stories
8 7 (10.14%) Product Management
9 4 (5.80%) Release Management
9 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.80%) CRM
10 3 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (4.35%) Scrum
10 3 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.80%) Java
4 2 (2.90%) C#
4 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.45%) C++
5 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.45%) VBScript
5 1 (1.45%) VB
5 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (1.45%) XAML
5 1 (1.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) CCNP
1 14 (20.29%) CCNA
1 14 (20.29%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.59%) VCP5
4 6 (8.70%) CCIA
4 6 (8.70%) MCP
4 6 (8.70%) MCITP
4 6 (8.70%) CCA
4 6 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (5.80%) Degree
6 3 (4.35%) ISEB
6 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.14%) VMware Server
3 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.70%) XenApp
3 6 (8.70%) XenServer
3 6 (8.70%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.35%) vSphere
5 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.90%) VMFS
5 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.45%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (20.29%) Nessus
2 4 (5.80%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Cisco
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
1 19 (27.54%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) CheckPoint
3 10 (14.49%) VMware
4 7 (10.14%) Citrix
5 6 (8.70%) Wyse
6 4 (5.80%) NetApp
6 4 (5.80%) HP
7 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.90%) Dell
8 2 (2.90%) JBoss
9 1 (1.45%) Nimsoft
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7254.00 - £9808.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7254.00 - £9808.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7254.00 - £9808.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: Market Leading + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7254.00 - £9808.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: £38,000-£43,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: Market Leading + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago