The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
SaaS
Cheshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
6 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.41% 5.64% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SaaS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Chester

SaaS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft