The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - 23 45
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - 6.67% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 70.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
SaaS
Kent

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

Cloud Services Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.28% 9.52% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

SaaS
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Maidstone

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco