The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 110 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.25% 0.070% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.45% 1.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
PaaS
Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
116 69 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.11% 4.86% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 87 52 41
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,750 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PaaS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Cambridge

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Gate
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PaaS 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 PaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Red Gate
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) Apple