The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - 60 51
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 0 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 2.20% 0.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 4
Average salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
9 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.65% 3.30% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 4
Average salary £38,000 £43,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £38,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
West Midlands

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SaaS
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Coventry

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) Intranet
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Social Network
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (25.00%) RightFax
3 2 (25.00%) Budget Control
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Lync
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) Polycom
3 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (25.00%) Mitel
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Intranet
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Information Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Social Network
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Budget Control
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
1 2 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) VCAP
2 1 (12.50%) CCEE
2 1 (12.50%) CCIA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) CCA
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCEA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenServer
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) McAfee
2 2 (25.00%) Mitel
2 2 (25.00%) Polycom
2 2 (25.00%) RightFax
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) DataCore
3 1 (12.50%) FalconStor
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) PlateSpin
3 1 (12.50%) Primavera
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp