The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 165 164 168
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 390 339 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.77% 1.61% 1.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.17% 40.79% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 322 291 332
Average salary £47,500 £42,684 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.28% +6.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.50%
SaaS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1109 831 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.05% 3.95% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 878 731 607
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SaaS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SaaS Salary Trend in the South East

SaaS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in the South East

SaaS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -23 113 £47,750 +6.11% 21
East Sussex +32 76 £45,000 +87.50% 3
Hampshire -3 67 £45,000 +13.92% 21
Surrey +6 47 £52,500 +50.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +20 45 £43,750 -7.89% 3
Oxfordshire -1 18 £42,500 - 4
West Sussex -3 10 £45,750 +14.37%
Kent -13 9 £60,000 +30.43% 1
Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
Middlesex +1 3 £60,000 -14.28% 1
M4 Corridor - 2 £40,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £58,750 -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 296 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (28.88%) SQL
3 217 (24.58%) JavaScript
4 198 (22.42%) .NET
5 191 (21.63%) HTML
6 188 (21.29%) C#
7 168 (19.03%) Microsoft
8 157 (17.78%) Linux
9 151 (17.10%) CSS
10 144 (16.31%) SQL Server
11 137 (15.52%) Scrum
12 131 (14.84%) Web Services
13 129 (14.61%) MySQL
13 129 (14.61%) Degree
14 121 (13.70%) Marketing
15 120 (13.59%) ITIL
16 119 (13.48%) Finance
17 117 (13.25%) Java
17 117 (13.25%) Project Management
18 115 (13.02%) Windows
19 113 (12.80%) ASP.NET
20 110 (12.46%) MVC
21 109 (12.34%) CRM
22 108 (12.23%) Software Engineering
23 107 (12.12%) XML
24 105 (11.89%) MS Excel
25 101 (11.44%) jQuery
26 94 (10.65%) Telecoms
27 88 (9.97%) Web Development
28 86 (9.74%) PHP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 44 (4.98%) Apache
2 31 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 30 (3.40%) IIS
4 23 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.47%) Node.js
7 10 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (1.13%) ColdFusion
8 7 (0.79%) Drupal
9 6 (0.68%) Confluence
10 4 (0.45%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.45%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.34%) CMS
12 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.11%) FileNet
13 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 105 (11.89%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.19%) MS Office
3 10 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.68%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.45%) Agresso
6 2 (0.23%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (0.23%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.23%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.23%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.23%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.11%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 85 (9.63%) IaaS
2 82 (9.29%) PaaS
3 36 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (1.59%) Route 53
8 12 (1.36%) Force.com
9 11 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (0.79%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.57%) Office 365
11 5 (0.57%) ElastiCache
11 5 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.34%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.23%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.81%) Internet
2 35 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 32 (3.62%) Firewall
4 30 (3.40%) LDAP
5 28 (3.17%) DNS
6 15 (1.70%) SAN
6 15 (1.70%) HTTP
7 14 (1.59%) SMTP
8 13 (1.47%) VPN
8 13 (1.47%) NAS
9 12 (1.36%) Wireless
9 12 (1.36%) SSL
10 11 (1.25%) SNMP
11 9 (1.02%) Network Security
12 8 (0.91%) GPRS
12 8 (0.91%) GSM
13 7 (0.79%) BGP
14 6 (0.68%) IPsec
15 5 (0.57%) LAN
15 5 (0.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (16.31%) SQL Server
2 129 (14.61%) MySQL
3 49 (5.55%) Relational Database
4 32 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.15%) Big Data
5 19 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
6 17 (1.93%) Oracle Database
7 16 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.47%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.13%) MS Access
11 9 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.91%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.79%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.68%) Couchbase
14 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.45%) SQL CLR
15 4 (0.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 51 (5.78%) Subversion
2 46 (5.21%) JIRA
3 35 (3.96%) Selenium
4 29 (3.28%) Git (software)
5 25 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (2.38%) Visual Studio
7 19 (2.15%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.47%) NUnit
8 13 (1.47%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.36%) Jenkins
10 9 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (1.02%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
11 8 (0.91%) LoadRunner
12 7 (0.79%) NetBeans
12 7 (0.79%) Selenium IDE
12 7 (0.79%) Redmine
13 6 (0.68%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (0.68%) Ant
General
1 121 (13.70%) Marketing
2 119 (13.48%) Finance
3 94 (10.65%) Telecoms
4 52 (5.89%) Retail
5 41 (4.64%) Banking
6 40 (4.53%) Front Office
7 36 (4.08%) Manufacturing
8 26 (2.94%) Electronics
9 24 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (1.59%) German Language
11 13 (1.47%) Advertising
12 12 (1.36%) French Language
12 12 (1.36%) Legal
13 11 (1.25%) Automotive
13 11 (1.25%) Games
14 6 (0.68%) Billing
15 5 (0.57%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.57%) Dutch Language
16 4 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 224 (25.37%) Developer
2 85 (9.63%) Consultant
3 82 (9.29%) Analyst
4 65 (7.36%) C# Developer
5 62 (7.02%) Project Manager
6 61 (6.91%) .NET Developer
7 56 (6.34%) Applications Support
8 52 (5.89%) C# .NET Developer
9 49 (5.55%) Software Developer
10 45 (5.10%) Software Engineer
11 40 (4.53%) Support Analyst
12 36 (4.08%) Senior Developer
12 36 (4.08%) Architect
13 33 (3.74%) Support Engineer
13 33 (3.74%) Web Developer
13 33 (3.74%) Senior Consultant
13 33 (3.74%) Administrator
14 32 (3.62%) Systems Administrator
14 32 (3.62%) Applications Support Analyst
15 31 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (22.42%) .NET
2 191 (21.63%) HTML
3 151 (17.10%) CSS
4 131 (14.84%) Web Services
5 113 (12.80%) ASP.NET
6 107 (12.12%) XML
7 101 (11.44%) jQuery
8 75 (8.49%) SOAP
9 68 (7.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (5.89%) JSON
10 52 (5.89%) LINQ
11 49 (5.55%) Ajax
12 44 (4.98%) LAMP
12 44 (4.98%) .NET Framework
13 40 (4.53%) HTML5
14 38 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 36 (4.08%) NHibernate
16 35 (3.96%) ASP.NET Web API
17 34 (3.85%) RESTful
18 25 (2.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.40%) Enterprise Software
2 74 (8.38%) Computer Science
3 63 (7.13%) Social Media
4 58 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (6.23%) User Experience
6 31 (3.51%) Mathematics
7 30 (3.40%) Mobile App
8 28 (3.17%) Open Source
9 18 (2.04%) DTV
10 17 (1.93%) Blog
11 15 (1.70%) E-Learning
12 12 (1.36%) Xbox
12 12 (1.36%) Client/Server
13 11 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
14 10 (1.13%) Tandem
15 9 (1.02%) N-Tier
16 8 (0.91%) CMDB
17 5 (0.57%) Web 2.0
17 5 (0.57%) Replication
17 5 (0.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 157 (17.78%) Linux
2 115 (13.02%) Windows
3 47 (5.32%) UNIX
4 24 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 13 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 13 (1.47%) CentOS
7 13 (1.47%) Android
8 11 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.13%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.13%) Windows 8
10 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.91%) SUSE
11 7 (0.79%) Solaris
12 3 (0.34%) Debian
13 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.23%) AIX
13 2 (0.23%) HPUX
14 1 (0.11%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (15.52%) Scrum
3 120 (13.59%) ITIL
4 117 (13.25%) Project Management
5 110 (12.46%) MVC
6 109 (12.34%) CRM
7 108 (12.23%) Software Engineering
8 88 (9.97%) Web Development
9 75 (8.49%) OO
10 54 (6.12%) Service Management
11 53 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
12 52 (5.89%) E-Commerce
13 51 (5.78%) TDD
14 48 (5.44%) Service Delivery
15 47 (5.32%) ERP
16 41 (4.64%) BDD
17 40 (4.53%) Digital Marketing
18 39 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (4.42%) Analytics
18 39 (4.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 255 (28.88%) SQL
2 217 (24.58%) JavaScript
3 188 (21.29%) C#
4 117 (13.25%) Java
5 86 (9.74%) PHP
6 64 (7.25%) T-SQL
7 56 (6.34%) Python
8 51 (5.78%) Perl
9 44 (4.98%) Ruby
10 37 (4.19%) C
11 28 (3.17%) C++
12 24 (2.72%) Bash Shell
13 15 (1.70%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.36%) PL/SQL
15 8 (0.91%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.91%) Apex Code
15 8 (0.91%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.91%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.34%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 129 (14.61%) Degree
2 43 (4.87%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (1.70%) ISEB
5 14 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (1.36%) MCITP
8 11 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.91%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.68%) MCSE
12 5 (0.57%) RHCE
12 5 (0.57%) CCA
12 5 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (0.57%) CISSP
13 4 (0.45%) MCTS
13 4 (0.45%) CEH
14 3 (0.34%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.00%) QA
2 27 (3.06%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.93%) SLA
4 12 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 50 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (2.83%) vSphere
3 17 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.93%) vCloud
4 9 (1.02%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.68%) Postfix
5 6 (0.68%) IMail Server
6 5 (0.57%) KVM
7 4 (0.45%) Sendmail
7 4 (0.45%) qmail
7 4 (0.45%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.45%) Squid
8 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.23%) XenApp
8 2 (0.23%) Varnish
8 2 (0.23%) UAG
8 2 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.23%) Nmap
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 37 (4.19%) Puppet
2 35 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.15%) Nagios
4 10 (1.13%) Vagrant
4 10 (1.13%) Zenoss
4 10 (1.13%) ZABBIX
5 9 (1.02%) Cacti
6 7 (0.79%) logstash
6 7 (0.79%) Salt
7 5 (0.57%) SCCM
7 5 (0.57%) Ganglia
7 5 (0.57%) Munin
7 5 (0.57%) collectd
7 5 (0.57%) StatsD
7 5 (0.57%) Ansible
7 5 (0.57%) Graylog2
8 4 (0.45%) Icinga
8 4 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.45%) Netcool
9 2 (0.23%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 168 (19.03%) Microsoft
2 70 (7.93%) Oracle
3 60 (6.80%) VMware
4 53 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
5 35 (3.96%) Cisco
6 29 (3.28%) SAP
7 27 (3.06%) Red Hat
8 21 (2.38%) ServiceNow
9 15 (1.70%) EMC
10 13 (1.47%) Twitter
11 10 (1.13%) Sage
12 9 (1.02%) Remedy
13 8 (0.91%) BMC
13 8 (0.91%) IBM
14 7 (0.79%) Google
14 7 (0.79%) HP
14 7 (0.79%) Zend
14 7 (0.79%) Jaspersoft
14 7 (0.79%) F5
15 6 (0.68%) NetSuite
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (£30-35,000 OTE Uncapped) + Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Free Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens parking, pension,Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago