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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - 42 34
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 0 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 3.07% 2.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 25.00% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
7 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.83% 12.26% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 8
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Back Office
1 13 (100.00%) Marketing
1 13 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 13 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (69.23%) Office 365
2 9 (69.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (69.23%) Data Protection
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (69.23%) CentOS
2 9 (69.23%) ZABBIX
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
2 9 (69.23%) vSphere
2 9 (69.23%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (69.23%) Lync
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Adobe
2 9 (69.23%) Dell
2 9 (69.23%) Apple
2 9 (69.23%) Internet
2 9 (69.23%) MPLS
2 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 9 (69.23%) IIS
2 9 (69.23%) CRM
2 9 (69.23%) Windows

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) Lync
1 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
1 9 (69.23%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
1 9 (69.23%) Internet
1 9 (69.23%) MPLS
2 5 (38.46%) PABX
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
3 4 (30.77%) PBX
General
1 13 (100.00%) Back Office
1 13 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Information Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Information Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Support Supervisor
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (69.23%) CentOS
1 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 13 (100.00%) Email Marketing
2 9 (69.23%) Data Protection
2 9 (69.23%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Information Management
3 4 (30.77%) Data Security
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (69.23%) vSphere
1 9 (69.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Adobe
2 9 (69.23%) Dell
2 9 (69.23%) Apple
3 4 (30.77%) Meraki
3 4 (30.77%) Avaya
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco