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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank - 113 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.19% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 7.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £77,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
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
107 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.03% 2.50% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 89 39 20
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (83.33%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) OAuth
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) SAML
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) SABSA
3 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Cacti
5 1 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) SAML
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) OAuth
2 3 (50.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) SABSA
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) nmon
2 1 (16.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Home Working + Company Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Package, Home Working
Posted: 20 days ago