The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 120 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 0.063% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.86% 2.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -11.53%
PaaS
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
105 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.77% 2.59% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 85 38 23
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,650 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PaaS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

PaaS Salary Trend in Cheshire

PaaS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Warrington +5 1 £36,500 - 1
PaaS
North West

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) IaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) SAML
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) OAuth
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) VCP4
5 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (20.00%) Cacti
5 1 (20.00%) XenServer
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) SAML
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) nmon
2 1 (20.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago