The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 283 309 287
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 18 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.53% 5.12% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 35
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £75,000 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
PaaS
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
712 722 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.15% 5.72% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 610 604 409
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

PaaS Salary Trend in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in the City of London

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 29 (69.05%) IaaS
2 28 (66.67%) SaaS
3 22 (52.38%) Linux
4 16 (38.10%) UNIX
5 13 (30.95%) Firewall
5 13 (30.95%) Perl
5 13 (30.95%) DevOps
6 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (28.57%) Python
6 12 (28.57%) Banking
7 11 (26.19%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (23.81%) Degree
8 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 10 (23.81%) Office 365
8 10 (23.81%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (19.05%) Low Latency
10 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (19.05%) ITRS Geneos
10 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
10 8 (19.05%) Benchmarking
10 8 (19.05%) JMX
10 8 (19.05%) Regression Testing
10 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
10 8 (19.05%) Windows
10 8 (19.05%) ITIL
10 8 (19.05%) C
10 8 (19.05%) C++
10 8 (19.05%) Oracle

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.29%) Apache
3 4 (9.52%) Drupal
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
4 3 (7.14%) JBoss
5 2 (4.76%) Lightstreamer
5 2 (4.76%) nginx
5 2 (4.76%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.38%) Node.js
6 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (69.05%) IaaS
2 28 (66.67%) SaaS
3 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (23.81%) Office 365
5 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (4.76%) Heroku
6 2 (4.76%) Joyent
7 1 (2.38%) Google App Engine
7 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) VPN
3 5 (11.90%) Network Security
4 3 (7.14%) LDAP
4 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (4.76%) SAN
5 2 (4.76%) WAN
5 2 (4.76%) HTTP
5 2 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (2.38%) WLAN
6 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.38%) DNS
6 1 (2.38%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.38%) MPLS
6 1 (2.38%) Internet
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) Junos
6 1 (2.38%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) DB2
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.76%) Redis
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.76%) RSpec
4 2 (4.76%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.38%) Hudson
5 1 (2.38%) Grunt
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (28.57%) Banking
2 10 (23.81%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Architect
2 11 (26.19%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Platform Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Junior
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) JMX
2 7 (16.67%) Web Services
3 6 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (14.29%) Middleware
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
4 3 (7.14%) J2EE
4 3 (7.14%) SAML
5 2 (4.76%) mod_rewrite
5 2 (4.76%) Lucene
5 2 (4.76%) Kafka
5 2 (4.76%) MCollective
5 2 (4.76%) Memcached
5 2 (4.76%) REST
5 2 (4.76%) LAMP
6 1 (2.38%) HTML
6 1 (2.38%) CORBA
6 1 (2.38%) XML
6 1 (2.38%) CSS
6 1 (2.38%) SOAP
6 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.29%) Clustering
4 5 (11.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (9.52%) Private Cloud
5 4 (9.52%) Replication
6 3 (7.14%) FMCG
6 3 (7.14%) PKI
6 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
7 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (4.76%) Taxonomies
7 2 (4.76%) Hedge funds
7 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.38%) PMI
8 1 (2.38%) DTV
8 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) UNIX
3 8 (19.05%) Windows
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) DevOps
2 11 (26.19%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.05%) Low Latency
4 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (19.05%) Benchmarking
4 8 (19.05%) Regression Testing
4 8 (19.05%) ITIL
4 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 8 (19.05%) Coaching
4 8 (19.05%) Software Delivery
5 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 6 (14.29%) SIEM
6 6 (14.29%) CRM
6 6 (14.29%) Migration
7 5 (11.90%) Project Management
7 5 (11.90%) Change Management
7 5 (11.90%) TDD
7 5 (11.90%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) Perl
2 12 (28.57%) Python
3 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 8 (19.05%) C
3 8 (19.05%) C++
4 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) Ruby
5 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 3 (7.14%) Java
7 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CISSP
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) CCSP
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) CCDP
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.38%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.76%) QA
3 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) Varnish
4 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) Squid
4 2 (4.76%) Xen
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Flume
4 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (4.76%) vCloud
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Snort
5 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (19.05%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (16.67%) Puppet
4 3 (7.14%) Nagios
4 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
4 3 (7.14%) logstash
5 2 (4.76%) Check_MK
5 2 (4.76%) Ansible
5 2 (4.76%) Linux-HA
5 2 (4.76%) HAProxy
5 2 (4.76%) Salt
5 2 (4.76%) Graylog
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (2.38%) OSSEC
6 1 (2.38%) Hyperic
6 1 (2.38%) Nessus
6 1 (2.38%) Cacti
6 1 (2.38%) Ganglia
6 1 (2.38%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
1 8 (19.05%) Cisco
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) SAP
3 6 (14.29%) VMware
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
6 3 (7.14%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) AppDynamics
7 2 (4.76%) Rackspace
7 2 (4.76%) Terracotta
7 2 (4.76%) Akamai
7 2 (4.76%) F5
7 2 (4.76%) Veritas
7 2 (4.76%) EMC
7 2 (4.76%) Adobe
8 1 (2.38%) IBM
8 1 (2.38%) Juniper
8 1 (2.38%) Lotus
8 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £75000 - £86000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + health, bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Double OTE then UNCAPPED
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
TH_NK
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago