The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 112 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 118 145 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.00% 2.57% 2.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.69% 50.00% 71.68%
Number of salaries quoted 94 130 154
Average salary £47,750 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
SaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
305 290 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.16% 5.15% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 227 262 207
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SaaS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Berkshire

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SaaS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Reading -2 74 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Maidenhead -24 8 £38,500 -14.44%
Newbury +3 7 £47,500 +53.22% 1
Slough +2 7 £58,750 +70.28% 2
Bracknell -6 6 £45,000 +20.00%
Wokingham -11 1 £23,000 -16.36%
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 85 (33.33%) SQL
2 61 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (21.57%) Telecoms
4 52 (20.39%) HTML
4 52 (20.39%) Linux
5 51 (20.00%) Finance
6 47 (18.43%) Java
6 47 (18.43%) JavaScript
7 44 (17.25%) XML
8 43 (16.86%) Microsoft
9 42 (16.47%) SQL Server
10 41 (16.08%) Software Engineering
11 40 (15.69%) Degree
12 37 (14.51%) CSS
12 37 (14.51%) Web Services
12 37 (14.51%) Project Management
13 36 (14.12%) CRM
14 35 (13.73%) .NET
15 34 (13.33%) ITIL
15 34 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
16 33 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
17 32 (12.55%) Oracle
18 31 (12.16%) MS Excel
19 30 (11.76%) C#
20 29 (11.37%) Banking
21 28 (10.98%) UNIX
21 28 (10.98%) Windows
22 26 (10.20%) Service Management
22 26 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
23 24 (9.41%) Cisco

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 15 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (3.92%) Apache
3 7 (2.75%) Drupal
4 6 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.96%) IIS
5 5 (1.96%) Confluence
5 5 (1.96%) Node.js
6 2 (0.78%) Lync
6 2 (0.78%) CMS
6 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.92%) MS Office
3 3 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.57%) Agresso
4 3 (1.18%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.18%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (1.18%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (1.18%) SAP FI-GL
4 3 (1.18%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.78%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.39%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.39%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.84%) IaaS
2 17 (6.67%) PaaS
3 14 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.75%) Force.com
5 5 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.39%) Taleo
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.39%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.39%) Route 53
7 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.02%) TCP/IP
2 18 (7.06%) Internet
3 16 (6.27%) LDAP
4 15 (5.88%) DNS
5 14 (5.49%) HTTP
6 12 (4.71%) Firewall
7 8 (3.14%) SMTP
7 8 (3.14%) BGP
8 7 (2.75%) SSL
9 6 (2.35%) Network Security
9 6 (2.35%) SAN
10 4 (1.57%) NAS
10 4 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.57%) OSPF
11 3 (1.18%) IPv6
11 3 (1.18%) LAN
11 3 (1.18%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.78%) WAN
12 2 (0.78%) DHCP
13 1 (0.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.88%) MySQL
3 12 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.92%) MS Access
6 9 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.14%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.14%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.75%) Big Data
9 6 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.96%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.57%) Text Mining
11 4 (1.57%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.78%) DB2
14 1 (0.39%) DataStage
14 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (5.49%) Selenium
2 12 (4.71%) JIRA
3 9 (3.53%) Subversion
4 8 (3.14%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.35%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (2.35%) Ant
6 5 (1.96%) TestNG
7 4 (1.57%) RSpec
7 4 (1.57%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.57%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.18%) AppScan
9 2 (0.78%) Arquillian
9 2 (0.78%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.78%) Maven
9 2 (0.78%) JUnit
10 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.39%) Calabash
10 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 55 (21.57%) Telecoms
2 51 (20.00%) Finance
3 29 (11.37%) Banking
4 17 (6.67%) Marketing
5 15 (5.88%) Retail
6 8 (3.14%) French Language
6 8 (3.14%) German Language
6 8 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.75%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.96%) Dutch Language
9 3 (1.18%) Games
9 3 (1.18%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.39%) Electronics
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Billing
10 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.39%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (21.57%) Developer
2 48 (18.82%) Consultant
3 27 (10.59%) Systems Administrator
3 27 (10.59%) Administrator
4 23 (9.02%) Software Engineer
5 22 (8.63%) Senior Consultant
6 20 (7.84%) Analyst
7 17 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 14 (5.49%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (5.10%) Support Specialist
9 13 (5.10%) C# Developer
10 11 (4.31%) Junior
10 11 (4.31%) Support Analyst
11 10 (3.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 10 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (3.92%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (3.92%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (3.92%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 9 (3.53%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.53%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (20.39%) HTML
2 44 (17.25%) XML
3 37 (14.51%) CSS
3 37 (14.51%) Web Services
4 35 (13.73%) .NET
5 19 (7.45%) jQuery
5 19 (7.45%) HTML5
6 17 (6.67%) J2EE
6 17 (6.67%) Ajax
7 15 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 11 (4.31%) SOAP
9 10 (3.92%) CSS3
9 10 (3.92%) Spring
10 9 (3.53%) LAMP
10 9 (3.53%) JSON
11 8 (3.14%) RESTful
11 8 (3.14%) WCF
11 8 (3.14%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.75%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (7.06%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.67%) Open Source
5 6 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.35%) User Experience
5 6 (2.35%) Social Media
5 6 (2.35%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.96%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.57%) Clustering
8 3 (1.18%) PMI
8 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.18%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.18%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.78%) RIA
10 1 (0.39%) Replication
10 1 (0.39%) GIS
10 1 (0.39%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.39%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 52 (20.39%) Linux
2 28 (10.98%) UNIX
2 28 (10.98%) Windows
3 13 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.92%) Windows 8
4 10 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 10 (3.92%) CentOS
5 8 (3.14%) Solaris
6 7 (2.75%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.96%) Android
8 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.78%) Debian
10 2 (0.78%) AIX
10 2 (0.78%) HPUX
11 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (16.08%) Software Engineering
3 37 (14.51%) Project Management
4 36 (14.12%) CRM
5 34 (13.33%) ITIL
6 26 (10.20%) Service Management
7 21 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (8.24%) Migration
8 20 (7.84%) Scrum
9 19 (7.45%) Web Development
9 19 (7.45%) Data Migration
10 17 (6.67%) MVC
10 17 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 14 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (5.10%) Change Management
13 12 (4.71%) Test Automation
13 12 (4.71%) ERP
13 12 (4.71%) SOA
14 11 (4.31%) OO
14 11 (4.31%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 85 (33.33%) SQL
2 47 (18.43%) Java
2 47 (18.43%) JavaScript
3 30 (11.76%) C#
4 23 (9.02%) Perl
5 22 (8.63%) C
6 20 (7.84%) C++
7 15 (5.88%) Python
8 14 (5.49%) Ruby
8 14 (5.49%) PHP
9 13 (5.10%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.92%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.35%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.57%) Apex Code
12 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.18%) ABAP
14 1 (0.39%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.39%) PHP5
14 1 (0.39%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 40 (15.69%) Degree
2 8 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.57%) MCTS
4 4 (1.57%) RHCE
4 4 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.18%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.18%) CISSP
5 3 (1.18%) CCNA
5 3 (1.18%) CCA
5 3 (1.18%) CCSA
5 3 (1.18%) GIAC
5 3 (1.18%) MCITP
5 3 (1.18%) CCSE
5 3 (1.18%) CSSLP
6 2 (0.78%) OSCP
6 2 (0.78%) OSCE
6 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.06%) PCI DSS
2 17 (6.67%) QA
3 8 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.53%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.96%) Postfix
4 5 (1.96%) KVM
5 4 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.57%) qmail
5 4 (1.57%) Squid
5 4 (1.57%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.18%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.78%) vCloud
7 2 (0.78%) vSphere
7 2 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.78%) Varnish
7 2 (0.78%) XenApp
7 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (4.31%) Puppet
2 9 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.18%) SCCM
4 2 (0.78%) SCOM
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.78%) Nagios
5 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 32 (12.55%) Oracle
4 24 (9.41%) Cisco
5 21 (8.24%) VMware
6 11 (4.31%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.92%) F5
7 10 (3.92%) Sage
8 7 (2.75%) SAP
9 6 (2.35%) ServiceNow
9 6 (2.35%) NetSuite
9 6 (2.35%) EMC
9 6 (2.35%) BMC
9 6 (2.35%) Remedy
9 6 (2.35%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.96%) Websense
10 5 (1.96%) Fujitsu
11 4 (1.57%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.57%) Citrix
11 4 (1.57%) HP
Windsor, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + annual bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £65,000 to £130,000 per annum Great Career Opportunity, Corporate
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £300000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
Posted: 21 days ago
Newbury
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Shares
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago