The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 98 109 96
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 5 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.50% 0.075% 0.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.36% 1.56% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 13
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £50,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
SaaS
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
44 64 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.38% 4.82% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 58
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SaaS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Essex

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Essex

SaaS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon +1 3 - -
Colchester - 1 £70,000 -
SaaS
East of England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 26 (74.29%) Cisco
1 26 (74.29%) PaaS
1 26 (74.29%) IaaS
2 25 (71.43%) Oracle
3 20 (57.14%) Project Management
4 18 (51.43%) Juniper
4 18 (51.43%) ITIL
4 18 (51.43%) PRINCE2
4 18 (51.43%) Unix
4 18 (51.43%) Service Delivery
4 18 (51.43%) TOGAF
4 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
5 17 (48.57%) RHCSA
5 17 (48.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (48.57%) Sun Certification
5 17 (48.57%) Apache
5 17 (48.57%) LDAP
5 17 (48.57%) Solaris
5 17 (48.57%) Linux
5 17 (48.57%) JBoss
5 17 (48.57%) Red Hat
6 9 (25.71%) VMware
6 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.71%) Citrix
6 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
7 8 (22.86%) IBM
7 8 (22.86%) Asset Management
7 8 (22.86%) Use Case
7 8 (22.86%) Marketing

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (48.57%) Apache
1 17 (48.57%) JBoss
2 2 (5.71%) Xceptor
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (74.29%) IaaS
1 26 (74.29%) PaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
General
1 8 (22.86%) Marketing
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Designer
1 12 (34.29%) Solutions Designer
2 8 (22.86%) Software Asset Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Software Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Designer
3 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Unix Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Account Executive
6 2 (5.71%) Azure Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) XML Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) CSS
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
1 2 (5.71%) jQuery
1 2 (5.71%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) CSS3
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) LESS
2 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Unix
2 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Solaris
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Project Management
2 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 18 (51.43%) PRINCE2
2 18 (51.43%) Service Delivery
2 18 (51.43%) TOGAF
3 8 (22.86%) Asset Management
3 8 (22.86%) Issue Tracking
3 8 (22.86%) Patch Management
3 8 (22.86%) Software Asset Management
3 8 (22.86%) Software Deployment
3 8 (22.86%) Software Licensing
3 8 (22.86%) Use Case
4 2 (5.71%) Business Development
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
4 2 (5.71%) ITSM
4 2 (5.71%) Logistics
4 2 (5.71%) MVC
4 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) RHCSA
1 17 (48.57%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCSA
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Cisco
2 25 (71.43%) Oracle
3 18 (51.43%) Juniper
4 17 (48.57%) Red Hat
5 9 (25.71%) Citrix
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.71%) VMware
6 8 (22.86%) IBM