The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 29 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 9 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.40% 5.49% 2.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.37% 37.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
SaaS
Hampshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
19 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 7.17% 14.63% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 6
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SaaS
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Farnborough

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Farnborough

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
1 22 (78.57%) PaaS
1 22 (78.57%) IaaS
2 21 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (75.00%) VMware
3 19 (67.86%) Linux
4 17 (60.71%) Windows
5 14 (50.00%) vSphere
6 12 (42.86%) ITIL
7 10 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (32.14%) vCloud
8 9 (32.14%) DevOps
9 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (25.00%) Python
9 7 (25.00%) Cisco
9 7 (25.00%) EMC
10 6 (21.43%) Ruby
10 6 (21.43%) Perl
11 5 (17.86%) SOAP
11 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (17.86%) WCF
11 5 (17.86%) Open Source
11 5 (17.86%) REST
12 4 (14.29%) NAS
12 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (14.29%) Web Services
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 4 (14.29%) C#
12 4 (14.29%) VPN
12 4 (14.29%) SAN

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 22 (78.57%) PaaS
1 22 (78.57%) IaaS
2 10 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) VPN
1 4 (14.29%) SAN
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
1 4 (14.29%) IPsec
1 4 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 5 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Server Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Server Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) SOAP
1 5 (17.86%) WCF
1 5 (17.86%) REST
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) XSL
3 2 (7.14%) Middleware
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.57%) WF
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Debian
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) BDD
5 2 (7.14%) Build Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Database Security
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Web Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) Perl
2 6 (21.43%) Ruby
3 4 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) PowerHouse
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (50.00%) vSphere
3 9 (32.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
1 3 (10.71%) AppManager
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
1 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.71%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (10.71%) NetIQ
3 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.57%) Facebook
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter