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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 125 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.12% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.64% 6.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £82,500 £77,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
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
122 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.36% 1.95% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 107 31 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £22,400 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 19 December 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
Macclesfield 0 1 £82,500 +10.00%
PaaS
North West

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) SAML
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) OAuth
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) SABSA
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (16.67%) KVM
5 1 (16.67%) Cacti
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) OpenStack

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 16 days ago