The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 48 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 21 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.31% 3.82% 2.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 91.30% 88.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 10
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.12%
Cloud Services Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
23 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.62% 4.33% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
Northamptonshire

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SaaS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Northampton

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Northampton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 31 (79.49%) Linux
2 31 (79.49%) Apache
2 31 (79.49%) Tomcat
2 31 (79.49%) MySQL
2 31 (79.49%) Open Source
2 31 (79.49%) IaaS
3 30 (76.92%) LAN
3 30 (76.92%) WAN
4 26 (66.67%) Cisco
4 26 (66.67%) SAN
5 20 (51.28%) Google
5 20 (51.28%) Java
5 20 (51.28%) Google Apps
6 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (41.03%) Project Management
7 16 (41.03%) Oracle
7 16 (41.03%) OpenStack
7 16 (41.03%) Agile Project Management
7 16 (41.03%) hybris
8 12 (30.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 6 (15.38%) Change Control
9 6 (15.38%) CCIA
9 6 (15.38%) XenApp
9 6 (15.38%) XenServer
9 6 (15.38%) XenDesktop
9 6 (15.38%) NetScaler
9 6 (15.38%) IIS
9 6 (15.38%) ITIL
9 6 (15.38%) MCP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 31 (79.49%) Apache
1 31 (79.49%) Tomcat
2 16 (41.03%) OpenStack
3 6 (15.38%) IIS
3 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (79.49%) IaaS
2 20 (51.28%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (76.92%) LAN
1 30 (76.92%) WAN
2 26 (66.67%) SAN
3 6 (15.38%) NetScaler
3 6 (15.38%) DHCP
3 6 (15.38%) VPN
3 6 (15.38%) DNS
3 6 (15.38%) SSL
3 6 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (79.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Designer
2 24 (61.54%) Infrastructure Designer
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Network Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) jQuery
1 2 (5.13%) Ajax
1 2 (5.13%) JSON
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
1 2 (5.13%) XHTML
1 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.13%) CSS
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (79.49%) Open Source
2 6 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 6 (15.38%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 31 (79.49%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Project Management
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Project Management
3 6 (15.38%) Change Control
3 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Network Design
5 2 (5.13%) Web Development
5 2 (5.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) C#
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) CCIA
1 6 (15.38%) MCP
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (15.38%) CCA
1 6 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (15.38%) MCITP
2 4 (10.26%) CCIE
2 4 (10.26%) CCNP
2 4 (10.26%) CCNA
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) XenApp
1 6 (15.38%) XenServer
1 6 (15.38%) XenDesktop
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Cisco
2 20 (51.28%) Google
3 16 (41.03%) Oracle
3 16 (41.03%) hybris
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.38%) Wyse
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat