The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 57 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 86 100 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.54% 4.03% 4.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.58% 37.17% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 77 81 82
Average salary £51,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
SaaS
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
264 269 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.95% 10.85% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 249 178 152
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SaaS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Reading

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Reading

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 69 (36.51%) Linux
2 61 (32.28%) Firewall
3 60 (31.75%) Windows
4 54 (28.57%) .NET
4 54 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 53 (28.04%) Perl
6 47 (24.87%) Red Hat
7 44 (23.28%) SQL
8 43 (22.75%) PowerShell
9 42 (22.22%) Python
10 39 (20.63%) TCP/IP
11 38 (20.11%) Oracle
12 37 (19.58%) Apache
13 36 (19.05%) MySQL
14 35 (18.52%) HTTP
14 35 (18.52%) Puppet
15 34 (17.99%) Web Services
16 33 (17.46%) Degree
17 32 (16.93%) Cisco
18 31 (16.40%) Tomcat
18 31 (16.40%) Amazon AWS
19 30 (15.87%) Relational Database
19 30 (15.87%) JBoss
19 30 (15.87%) ITIL
19 30 (15.87%) LAMP
20 29 (15.34%) Unix
20 29 (15.34%) LDAP
20 29 (15.34%) BizTalk Server
20 29 (15.34%) OpenAM
20 29 (15.34%) Cisco Nexus

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 37 (19.58%) Apache
2 31 (16.40%) Tomcat
3 30 (15.87%) JBoss
4 29 (15.34%) BizTalk Server
4 29 (15.34%) WebSphere
5 28 (14.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 14 (7.41%) IIS
7 10 (5.29%) WebLogic
8 7 (3.70%) nginx
8 7 (3.70%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.12%) CloudStack
9 4 (2.12%) Drupal
9 4 (2.12%) Eucalyptus
10 3 (1.59%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.59%) CMS
11 2 (1.06%) Node.js
12 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.23%) MS Office
3 7 (3.70%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.53%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.40%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.94%) OpenShift
3 8 (4.23%) PaaS
4 4 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.59%) IaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Force.com
6 1 (0.53%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.53%) Office 365
6 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 61 (32.28%) Firewall
2 39 (20.63%) TCP/IP
3 35 (18.52%) HTTP
4 29 (15.34%) Cisco IOS
4 29 (15.34%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (15.34%) LDAP
5 26 (13.76%) NAS
6 19 (10.05%) SAN
7 14 (7.41%) Network Security
8 13 (6.88%) Wireless
9 8 (4.23%) Internet
10 7 (3.70%) SSL
11 5 (2.65%) LAN
11 5 (2.65%) WAN
12 4 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.06%) BGP
13 2 (1.06%) FTP
13 2 (1.06%) Intranet
13 2 (1.06%) OSPF
14 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 36 (19.05%) MySQL
3 30 (15.87%) Relational Database
4 22 (11.64%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.12%) Big Data
9 3 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.59%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.53%) MS Access
10 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.17%) Subversion
3 5 (2.65%) Ant
3 5 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.65%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.06%) JIRA
5 1 (0.53%) Capybara
5 1 (0.53%) RSpec
General
1 27 (14.29%) Finance
2 16 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.23%) Marketing
4 6 (3.17%) Back Office
4 6 (3.17%) Banking
5 4 (2.12%) Advertising
5 4 (2.12%) German Language
6 3 (1.59%) French Language
6 3 (1.59%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.59%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.06%) Legal
7 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (17.99%) Developer
2 28 (14.81%) Applications Support
3 22 (11.64%) Linux Support
4 21 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 20 (10.58%) Web Applications Support
6 18 (9.52%) Administrator
6 18 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 18 (9.52%) Web Engineer
7 17 (8.99%) Analyst
7 17 (8.99%) Linux Administrator
7 17 (8.99%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (7.94%) Support Analyst
9 14 (7.41%) Network Engineer
10 13 (6.88%) Applications Support Analyst
10 13 (6.88%) Network Operations Engineer
10 13 (6.88%) Server Engineer
10 13 (6.88%) Server Support
10 13 (6.88%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.88%) Web Support Engineer
11 12 (6.35%) SaaS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (28.57%) .NET
2 34 (17.99%) Web Services
3 30 (15.87%) LAMP
4 25 (13.23%) HTML
5 24 (12.70%) CSS
6 14 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 8 (4.23%) WCF
8 7 (3.70%) jQuery
8 7 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
9 6 (3.17%) WinForms
10 5 (2.65%) Ajax
11 4 (2.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (2.12%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (2.12%) Sass
11 4 (2.12%) Sensu
11 4 (2.12%) XML
12 2 (1.06%) CSS3
12 2 (1.06%) HTML5
12 2 (1.06%) XSLT
13 1 (0.53%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.58%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.94%) EMC VNX
2 15 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.70%) PMI
5 5 (2.65%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (2.65%) Economics
6 4 (2.12%) iPad
7 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.59%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.06%) Physics
9 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.53%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 69 (36.51%) Linux
2 60 (31.75%) Windows
3 29 (15.34%) Unix
4 28 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (13.23%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.06%) CentOS
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.87%) ITIL
2 25 (13.23%) Web Operations
3 24 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (10.58%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (7.94%) Mentoring
5 15 (7.94%) Network Design
5 15 (7.94%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 13 (6.88%) ERP
7 13 (6.88%) MVC
7 13 (6.88%) Network Architecture
7 13 (6.88%) Network Management
7 13 (6.88%) Network Planning
8 12 (6.35%) Configuration Management
8 12 (6.35%) Web Development
9 11 (5.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.29%) Open Source
11 9 (4.76%) Front End Development
11 9 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.04%) Perl
2 44 (23.28%) SQL
3 43 (22.75%) PowerShell
4 42 (22.22%) Python
5 26 (13.76%) Java
6 24 (12.70%) C#
7 23 (12.17%) C
7 23 (12.17%) Ruby
8 22 (11.64%) JavaScript
9 14 (7.41%) C++
10 12 (6.35%) PHP
11 7 (3.70%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.70%) T-SQL
12 6 (3.17%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 33 (17.46%) Degree
2 15 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (7.41%) CCNA
3 14 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (6.88%) CCIE
4 13 (6.88%) CCIP
4 13 (6.88%) CCNP
4 13 (6.88%) CCSP
5 7 (3.70%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.65%) CISSP
7 3 (1.59%) CEH
8 1 (0.53%) MCSA
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) COBIT
2 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) COSO
System Software
1 28 (14.81%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (8.99%) Hyper-V
3 16 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.35%) VMware ESX
4 12 (6.35%) vSphere
5 6 (3.17%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.12%) GlusterFS
6 4 (2.12%) Varnish
7 3 (1.59%) Docker
8 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (18.52%) Puppet
2 29 (15.34%) OpenAM
3 16 (8.47%) SCCM
4 15 (7.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 15 (7.94%) WSUS
5 6 (3.17%) Nagios
6 5 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.12%) Cacti
7 4 (2.12%) Ganglia
7 4 (2.12%) OpenView
7 4 (2.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (1.59%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.59%) Nmap
9 2 (1.06%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (24.87%) Red Hat
2 38 (20.11%) Oracle
3 32 (16.93%) Cisco
4 28 (14.81%) Sun
5 27 (14.29%) VMware
6 21 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 16 (8.47%) EMC
8 15 (7.94%) Qualys
9 14 (7.41%) CheckPoint
10 10 (5.29%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (3.17%) Forcepoint
12 5 (2.65%) BMC
13 4 (2.12%) Splunk
14 3 (1.59%) Citrix
14 3 (1.59%) HP
14 3 (1.59%) SAP
15 2 (1.06%) Ericsson
15 2 (1.06%) Juniper
15 2 (1.06%) Tripwire
16 1 (0.53%) Huawei
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40k - £50k Per Annum Up to £50k DOE + Benefits!
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum 20% Bonus , Car Allowance, Health,
Posted: 5 days ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
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The People Network
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
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