The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 38 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.17% 2.13% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.32% 58.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +122.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £30,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Cloud Services Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
19 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.26% 3.65% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
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SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SaaS
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Ipswich

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 7 (70.00%) Web Services
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
1 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 6 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (50.00%) KVM
3 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (50.00%) ERP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Replication
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Sun Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) KVM
1 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
1 6 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco