The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 67 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 37 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.81% 1.42% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.57% 43.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 0
Average salary £35,000 £56,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
89 41 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.75% 3.23% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 77 40 1
Average salary £36,000 £56,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.28% +94.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SaaS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SaaS Salary Trend in Wales

SaaS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SaaS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SaaS Salary Histogram in Wales

SaaS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
South Wales +14 36 £35,000 -38.05% 6
SaaS
UK

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 33 (82.50%) Linux
1 33 (82.50%) Finance
2 20 (50.00%) Welsh Language
3 18 (45.00%) Perl
4 16 (40.00%) VMware
5 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (35.00%) Debian
6 14 (35.00%) Firewall
6 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 13 (32.50%) tcpdump
8 12 (30.00%) CentOS
8 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
8 12 (30.00%) UNIX
8 12 (30.00%) Windows
9 11 (27.50%) Python
10 10 (25.00%) Nagios
10 10 (25.00%) Wireshark
10 10 (25.00%) Nessus
10 10 (25.00%) Nmap
10 10 (25.00%) Puppet
11 9 (22.50%) VLAN
11 9 (22.50%) Project Management
11 9 (22.50%) ITIL
11 9 (22.50%) MySQL
12 8 (20.00%) HTTP
12 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 7 (17.50%) DevOps
14 6 (15.00%) French Language
14 6 (15.00%) German Language
14 6 (15.00%) Italian Language

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) FileNet
3 2 (5.00%) LiveCycle
3 2 (5.00%) Confluence
3 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (7.50%) PaaS
2 3 (7.50%) IaaS
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (35.00%) Firewall
2 13 (32.50%) tcpdump
3 10 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 9 (22.50%) VLAN
5 8 (20.00%) HTTP
6 5 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (10.00%) DNS
8 3 (7.50%) DHCP
8 3 (7.50%) Network Security
9 1 (2.50%) LDAP
9 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
2 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.00%) Riak
5 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) RSpec
1 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Hudson
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Maven
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.50%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.50%) RequisitePro
General
1 33 (82.50%) Finance
2 20 (50.00%) Welsh Language
3 6 (15.00%) French Language
3 6 (15.00%) German Language
3 6 (15.00%) Italian Language
3 6 (15.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Operations Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Provisioning Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) XSLT
2 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.00%) Spring
2 2 (5.00%) JSF
2 2 (5.00%) JSON
2 2 (5.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (5.00%) J2EE
2 2 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Debian
3 12 (30.00%) CentOS
3 12 (30.00%) UNIX
3 12 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (22.50%) Project Management
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
3 7 (17.50%) DevOps
4 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (12.50%) SOA
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) Service Management
6 3 (7.50%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (7.50%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) RUP
6 3 (7.50%) DSDM
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Perl
2 11 (27.50%) Python
3 6 (15.00%) Ruby
4 4 (10.00%) Erlang
5 3 (7.50%) C
5 3 (7.50%) C++
5 3 (7.50%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Scala
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) Clojure
6 2 (5.00%) Groovy
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (25.00%) Nmap
3 5 (12.50%) Xen
4 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
5 1 (2.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Nagios
1 10 (25.00%) Nessus
1 10 (25.00%) Puppet
2 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) YUM
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) Twitter
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £42000 per annum - healthcare, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £18000 to £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago