The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 39 32 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +29
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 4 49 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.36% 7.39% 1.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.00% 48.04% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 34 12
Median salary £55,000 £63,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £46,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,500 £87,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%

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

Cloud Services Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
50 102 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 16.95% 15.38% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 84 37
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SaaS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Slough

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Slough

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) Avaya
4 5 (41.67%) Change Management
4 5 (41.67%) Dell
4 5 (41.67%) SLA
4 5 (41.67%) MPLS
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
4 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
4 5 (41.67%) Change Control
4 5 (41.67%) Office 365
4 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 4 (33.33%) Firmware

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
2 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Sales Director
2 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Telematics
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Change Control
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCSA
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) Firmware
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Avaya
2 5 (41.67%) Dell
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) IBM