The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 60 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 2 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.44% 0.81% 3.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.41% 20.00% 63.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 19
Average salary - £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +7.14%
SaaS
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Cloud Services Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
27 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.88% 4.04% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 30
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SaaS
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Suffolk

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (75.00%) ERP
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Sun Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) Telnet
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (25.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
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