The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 27 33 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 12 13 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 6.06% 4.50% 11.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 85.71% 100.00% 83.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 39
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +7.14%
SaaS
London

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

Cloud Services Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
14 13 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.07% 4.50% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 48
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SaaS
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Croydon

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Croydon

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 18 (81.82%) Marketing
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 12 (54.55%) Back Office
3 12 (54.55%) Email Marketing
3 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (45.45%) C#
4 10 (45.45%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) CRM
4 10 (45.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (36.36%) IIS
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) Adobe
5 8 (36.36%) Dell
5 8 (36.36%) Apple
5 8 (36.36%) Internet
5 8 (36.36%) MPLS
5 8 (36.36%) Firewall
5 8 (36.36%) MVC
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (36.36%) IIS
1 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 8 (36.36%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) WAN
1 8 (36.36%) Internet
1 8 (36.36%) MPLS
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) PABX
2 4 (18.18%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.09%) OLAP
3 2 (9.09%) OLTP
3 2 (9.09%) VLDB
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) QlikView
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 18 (81.82%) Marketing
2 12 (54.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Information Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
1 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (36.36%) CentOS
1 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
1 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
1 12 (54.55%) Email Marketing
2 10 (45.45%) CRM
3 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 8 (36.36%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) Information Management
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) Data Security
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) R
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (36.36%) vSphere
1 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Adobe
2 8 (36.36%) Dell
2 8 (36.36%) Apple
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) Meraki
3 4 (18.18%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) Tableau