The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 62 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 31 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.80% 1.11% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.89% 37.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 0
Average salary £35,000 £56,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
SaaS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
74 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.67% 3.00% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 68 35 6
Average salary £35,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SaaS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SaaS Salary Trend in South Wales

SaaS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in South Wales

SaaS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cardiff - 31 £35,000 - 3
SaaS
Wales

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 41 (87.23%) Finance
2 39 (82.98%) Linux
3 28 (59.57%) Welsh Language
4 26 (55.32%) Perl
5 23 (48.94%) VMware
6 22 (46.81%) Firewall
6 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (44.68%) TCP/IP
8 19 (40.43%) Windows
9 17 (36.17%) Python
10 16 (34.04%) Debian
10 16 (34.04%) CentOS
11 15 (31.91%) tcpdump
12 14 (29.79%) UNIX
12 14 (29.79%) VLAN
13 13 (27.66%) Nessus
13 13 (27.66%) ITIL
14 12 (25.53%) Nagios
14 12 (25.53%) Nmap
14 12 (25.53%) Wireshark
15 11 (23.40%) Incident Management
16 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
17 9 (19.15%) Project Management
17 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
17 9 (19.15%) HTTP
17 9 (19.15%) MySQL
17 9 (19.15%) Puppet
18 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
19 7 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
20 6 (12.77%) Penetration Testing

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (10.64%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.13%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (46.81%) Firewall
2 21 (44.68%) TCP/IP
3 15 (31.91%) tcpdump
4 14 (29.79%) VLAN
5 12 (25.53%) Wireshark
6 9 (19.15%) HTTP
7 7 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (8.51%) DNS
8 4 (8.51%) Network Security
9 3 (6.38%) DHCP
10 1 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (2.13%) LDAP
10 1 (2.13%) SAN
10 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) MySQL
2 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.26%) Riak
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.13%) Hudson
2 1 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.13%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Maven
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) RequisitePro
General
1 41 (87.23%) Finance
2 28 (59.57%) Welsh Language
3 6 (12.77%) French Language
3 6 (12.77%) German Language
3 6 (12.77%) Italian Language
3 6 (12.77%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Security Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Operations Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Provisioning Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) XML
1 2 (4.26%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.13%) Spring
2 1 (2.13%) JSF
2 1 (2.13%) J2EE
2 1 (2.13%) XSLT
2 1 (2.13%) SOAP
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Grid Computing
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (82.98%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) Windows
3 16 (34.04%) Debian
3 16 (34.04%) CentOS
4 14 (29.79%) UNIX
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 11 (23.40%) Incident Management
3 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
4 9 (19.15%) Project Management
5 6 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (8.51%) Service Management
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.51%) Time Management
6 4 (8.51%) Product Management
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.38%) DevOps
7 3 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) RUP
8 2 (4.26%) DSDM
8 2 (4.26%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (4.26%) OO
8 2 (4.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) Perl
2 17 (36.17%) Python
3 5 (10.64%) Ruby
4 4 (8.51%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) Erlang
4 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.38%) C
5 3 (6.38%) C#
5 3 (6.38%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) Java
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) Clojure
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
7 1 (2.13%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) CEH
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (25.53%) Nmap
3 5 (10.64%) Xen
4 3 (6.38%) XenServer
5 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.26%) KVM
6 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) Nessus
2 12 (25.53%) Nagios
3 9 (19.15%) Puppet
4 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.13%) YUM
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) VMware
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) Twitter
6 1 (2.13%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago