The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 144 154 172
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 423 395 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.88% 1.80% 1.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.75% 46.42% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 322 346 308
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1151 851 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.12% 3.88% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 918 743 574
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -12 125 £47,500 +5.55% 18
East Sussex +32 71 £45,000 +87.50% 4
Hampshire -16 61 £45,500 +18.18% 8
Surrey +6 60 £42,500 -12.82% 8
Buckinghamshire -17 34 £40,000 -11.11% 4
West Sussex - 33 £47,500 - 1
Kent -38 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Oxfordshire -3 11 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Thames Valley - 10 £58,750 -
Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Middlesex +1 5 - - 1
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 248 (27.93%) SQL
2 234 (26.35%) JavaScript
3 224 (25.23%) HTML
4 221 (24.89%) .NET
5 194 (21.85%) C#
6 180 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
7 179 (20.16%) CSS
8 170 (19.14%) Microsoft
9 163 (18.36%) Linux
10 157 (17.68%) SQL Server
11 134 (15.09%) Web Services
12 129 (14.53%) MySQL
12 129 (14.53%) Scrum
13 128 (14.41%) XML
14 126 (14.19%) Java
14 126 (14.19%) Degree
15 123 (13.85%) ASP.NET
16 119 (13.40%) jQuery
17 116 (13.06%) MVC
18 115 (12.95%) Marketing
19 113 (12.73%) Finance
20 112 (12.61%) CRM
21 110 (12.39%) MS Excel
22 108 (12.16%) Windows
22 108 (12.16%) Project Management
23 100 (11.26%) Telecoms
24 99 (11.15%) Software Engineering
25 96 (10.81%) ITIL
26 94 (10.59%) PHP
27 92 (10.36%) SOAP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 47 (5.29%) Apache
2 36 (4.05%) IIS
3 34 (3.83%) SharePoint
4 22 (2.48%) Drupal
5 21 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (1.46%) WordPress
8 12 (1.35%) CMS
9 10 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.90%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.68%) Node.js
12 6 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.56%) Confluence
14 4 (0.45%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.45%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.34%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 110 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.38%) MS Office
3 9 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.58%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.45%) Agresso
6 3 (0.34%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.11%) CA Clarity
8 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 81 (9.12%) IaaS
2 80 (9.01%) PaaS
3 43 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.13%) Force.com
8 7 (0.79%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.79%) Route 53
9 6 (0.68%) Heroku
10 5 (0.56%) ElastiCache
11 4 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.23%) Office 365
12 2 (0.23%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.11%) Taleo
13 1 (0.11%) GitHub
13 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 71 (8.00%) Internet
2 33 (3.72%) TCP/IP
3 28 (3.15%) DNS
4 27 (3.04%) Firewall
5 26 (2.93%) LDAP
6 16 (1.80%) SSL
6 16 (1.80%) HTTP
7 15 (1.69%) VPN
8 14 (1.58%) SMTP
9 13 (1.46%) Wireless
10 12 (1.35%) Network Security
10 12 (1.35%) SAN
11 10 (1.13%) NAS
11 10 (1.13%) SNMP
12 8 (0.90%) GPRS
12 8 (0.90%) GSM
12 8 (0.90%) BGP
12 8 (0.90%) OSPF
13 6 (0.68%) DHCP
14 4 (0.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 129 (14.53%) MySQL
3 43 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 38 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (2.03%) Big Data
7 17 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.91%) MongoDB
8 15 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (1.69%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (1.13%) MS Access
11 8 (0.90%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.56%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.56%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.45%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 58 (6.53%) Subversion
2 36 (4.05%) JIRA
3 26 (2.93%) Selenium
4 21 (2.36%) Git (software)
5 18 (2.03%) Eclipse
6 17 (1.91%) Visual Studio
7 15 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (1.46%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.35%) PhoneGap
10 11 (1.24%) NUnit
10 11 (1.24%) Jenkins
11 10 (1.13%) Ant
12 7 (0.79%) NetBeans
12 7 (0.79%) Redmine
13 6 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
14 5 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
14 5 (0.56%) ProC
14 5 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 115 (12.95%) Marketing
2 113 (12.73%) Finance
3 100 (11.26%) Telecoms
4 50 (5.63%) Retail
5 48 (5.41%) Manufacturing
6 37 (4.17%) Front Office
7 30 (3.38%) Electronics
8 29 (3.27%) Banking
9 26 (2.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (1.58%) Advertising
11 12 (1.35%) Automotive
12 8 (0.90%) French Language
12 8 (0.90%) Legal
13 6 (0.68%) German Language
14 5 (0.56%) Back Office
15 4 (0.45%) Billing
15 4 (0.45%) Games
16 3 (0.34%) Publishing
17 2 (0.23%) Dutch Language
17 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 265 (29.84%) Developer
2 96 (10.81%) Consultant
3 73 (8.22%) C# Developer
4 72 (8.11%) Analyst
5 69 (7.77%) .NET Developer
6 68 (7.66%) Software Developer
7 62 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 59 (6.64%) Project Manager
9 55 (6.19%) Web Developer
10 54 (6.08%) Applications Support
11 45 (5.07%) Senior Developer
12 40 (4.50%) Support Analyst
13 38 (4.28%) Software Engineer
14 37 (4.17%) Administrator
15 35 (3.94%) Architect
15 35 (3.94%) Senior Consultant
15 35 (3.94%) Systems Administrator
16 34 (3.83%) Technical Consultant
17 32 (3.60%) Applications Support Analyst
18 31 (3.49%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (25.23%) HTML
2 221 (24.89%) .NET
3 179 (20.16%) CSS
4 134 (15.09%) Web Services
5 128 (14.41%) XML
6 123 (13.85%) ASP.NET
7 119 (13.40%) jQuery
8 92 (10.36%) SOAP
9 70 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 56 (6.31%) JSON
11 53 (5.97%) Ajax
12 52 (5.86%) LINQ
13 48 (5.41%) .NET Framework
14 43 (4.84%) HTML5
15 39 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 37 (4.17%) NHibernate
17 36 (4.05%) LAMP
18 35 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (3.27%) RESTful
20 28 (3.15%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.35%) Computer Science
2 70 (7.88%) Enterprise Software
3 53 (5.97%) Social Media
4 35 (3.94%) Mathematics
5 29 (3.27%) Open Source
6 22 (2.48%) DTV
7 20 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 17 (1.91%) Blog
9 14 (1.58%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.46%) Xbox
11 12 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
12 11 (1.24%) N-Tier
12 11 (1.24%) CMDB
13 10 (1.13%) Tandem
13 10 (1.13%) PKI
13 10 (1.13%) E-Learning
14 8 (0.90%) Physics
15 7 (0.79%) Blackberry
15 7 (0.79%) iPhone
16 6 (0.68%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 163 (18.36%) Linux
2 108 (12.16%) Windows
3 55 (6.19%) UNIX
4 28 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (1.91%) CentOS
6 13 (1.46%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.24%) Android
8 10 (1.13%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.13%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.79%) SUSE
11 5 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.23%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.23%) Debian
14 1 (0.11%) AIX
14 1 (0.11%) HPUX
14 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (14.53%) Scrum
3 116 (13.06%) MVC
4 112 (12.61%) CRM
5 108 (12.16%) Project Management
6 99 (11.15%) Software Engineering
7 96 (10.81%) ITIL
8 83 (9.35%) Web Development
9 68 (7.66%) OO
10 57 (6.42%) E-Commerce
11 55 (6.19%) TDD
12 54 (6.08%) ERP
13 52 (5.86%) DevOps
14 51 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
14 51 (5.74%) Service Delivery
15 46 (5.18%) Service Management
16 42 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
17 41 (4.62%) Digital Marketing
17 41 (4.62%) BDD
17 41 (4.62%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 248 (27.93%) SQL
2 234 (26.35%) JavaScript
3 194 (21.85%) C#
4 126 (14.19%) Java
5 94 (10.59%) PHP
6 73 (8.22%) Python
7 65 (7.32%) T-SQL
8 63 (7.09%) Perl
9 62 (6.98%) Ruby
10 43 (4.84%) C++
11 40 (4.50%) C
12 27 (3.04%) Bash Shell
13 14 (1.58%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.24%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.13%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.90%) Embedded C
17 6 (0.68%) Apex Code
18 3 (0.34%) PHP5
19 1 (0.11%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 126 (14.19%) Degree
2 48 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (1.35%) ISEB
6 12 (1.35%) MCITP
7 10 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (0.90%) PhD
8 8 (0.90%) RHCE
9 5 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.56%) MCSE
9 5 (0.56%) MCSA
9 5 (0.56%) CCNA
9 5 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.45%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.45%) CISSP
10 4 (0.45%) MCTS
11 3 (0.34%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.97%) QA
2 21 (2.36%) SLA
3 12 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 55 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (2.93%) vSphere
3 20 (2.25%) Active Directory
4 15 (1.69%) vCloud
5 12 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.68%) Postfix
6 6 (0.68%) IMail Server
7 5 (0.56%) KVM
8 4 (0.45%) qmail
8 4 (0.45%) Sendmail
8 4 (0.45%) Varnish
8 4 (0.45%) Squid
8 4 (0.45%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.23%) XenApp
10 2 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.23%) UAG
10 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.11%) Snort
11 1 (0.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 48 (5.41%) Puppet
2 46 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (2.59%) Nagios
4 12 (1.35%) Cacti
5 9 (1.01%) Vagrant
5 9 (1.01%) ZABBIX
5 9 (1.01%) Zenoss
6 7 (0.79%) Ganglia
6 7 (0.79%) HP UCMDB
6 7 (0.79%) Salt
6 7 (0.79%) logstash
7 6 (0.68%) SCCM
8 5 (0.56%) Netcool
8 5 (0.56%) Munin
8 5 (0.56%) Graylog2
8 5 (0.56%) collectd
8 5 (0.56%) StatsD
8 5 (0.56%) Ansible
9 4 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 170 (19.14%) Microsoft
2 71 (8.00%) VMware
3 69 (7.77%) Oracle
4 51 (5.74%) Salesforce.com
5 39 (4.39%) Cisco
6 35 (3.94%) SAP
7 31 (3.49%) Red Hat
8 26 (2.93%) ServiceNow
9 17 (1.91%) EMC
10 16 (1.80%) Twitter
10 16 (1.80%) Remedy
11 15 (1.69%) BMC
12 11 (1.24%) HP
13 9 (1.01%) Sage
13 9 (1.01%) Juniper
13 9 (1.01%) NetSuite
14 8 (0.90%) Citrix
15 7 (0.79%) IBM
15 7 (0.79%) Zend
15 7 (0.79%) Jaspersoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Private Medical + Onsite Starbucks
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + 100 - 200% commission + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum and company bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + shares + bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits. parking, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Mason Frank International
Salary: £38 - £43 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago