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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 52 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 5 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.45% 4.28% 3.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.90% 34.21% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 10
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £33,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
42 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.21% 12.50% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 14
Average salary £36,250 £38,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) KVM
2 4 (44.44%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (33.33%) Replication
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) IaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Network Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (55.56%) KVM
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
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