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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 285 294 278
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 25 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.22% 6.30% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 26
Average salary £80,000 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% -15.38%
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
593 460 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.68% 4.09% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 521 399 285
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 32 (65.31%) SaaS
2 28 (57.14%) IaaS
3 18 (36.73%) Linux
4 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 14 (28.57%) Web Services
4 14 (28.57%) UNIX
4 14 (28.57%) Windows
4 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (26.53%) DevOps
6 12 (24.49%) Firewall
6 12 (24.49%) TDD
7 11 (22.45%) .NET
7 11 (22.45%) CRM
7 11 (22.45%) Banking
8 10 (20.41%) Perl
8 10 (20.41%) Oracle
8 10 (20.41%) SAP
8 10 (20.41%) Python
8 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.41%) Scrum
8 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
8 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (18.37%) Regression Testing
9 9 (18.37%) Finance
9 9 (18.37%) Degree
9 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
10 8 (16.33%) C#
10 8 (16.33%) XML
10 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 5 (10.20%) Apache
1 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
1 5 (10.20%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.12%) Drupal
3 3 (6.12%) Apache Solr
3 3 (6.12%) JBoss
3 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (65.31%) SaaS
2 28 (57.14%) IaaS
3 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (10.20%) Office 365
6 3 (6.12%) Joyent
6 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (4.08%) Heroku
8 1 (2.04%) Force.com
8 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) VPN
3 3 (6.12%) SAN
3 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.08%) MPLS
4 2 (4.08%) DNS
4 2 (4.08%) VoIP
4 2 (4.08%) WAN
4 2 (4.08%) HTTP
5 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) WLAN
5 1 (2.04%) LDAP
5 1 (2.04%) LAN
5 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.04%) Wireless
5 1 (2.04%) VLAN
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.16%) DB2
5 2 (4.08%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) JIRA
1 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) NUnit
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 3 (6.12%) PHPUnit
4 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.04%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.04%) Hudson
5 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (22.45%) Banking
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Architect
2 9 (18.37%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Platform Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) Web Services
2 11 (22.45%) .NET
3 8 (16.33%) XML
4 7 (14.29%) JMX
4 7 (14.29%) WCF
5 6 (12.24%) XSD
5 6 (12.24%) XSL
6 5 (10.20%) J2EE
6 5 (10.20%) Middleware
6 5 (10.20%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 3 (6.12%) Memcached
7 3 (6.12%) SAML
7 3 (6.12%) LAMP
8 2 (4.08%) Lucene
8 2 (4.08%) Spring
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.08%) SOAP
8 2 (4.08%) REST
8 2 (4.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.29%) Open Source
3 6 (12.24%) Clustering
4 4 (8.16%) FMCG
5 3 (6.12%) Taxonomies
6 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.08%) PKI
6 2 (4.08%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.04%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Linux
2 14 (28.57%) UNIX
2 14 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) DevOps
2 12 (24.49%) TDD
3 11 (22.45%) CRM
4 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
4 10 (20.41%) Scrum
4 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.37%) Regression Testing
6 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.29%) Coaching
7 7 (14.29%) Low Latency
7 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (14.29%) Benchmarking
7 7 (14.29%) Project Management
8 6 (12.24%) SOA
8 6 (12.24%) TOGAF
8 6 (12.24%) BDD
9 5 (10.20%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) Perl
1 10 (20.41%) Python
2 8 (16.33%) C#
2 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (14.29%) C
3 7 (14.29%) C++
3 7 (14.29%) Java
3 7 (14.29%) PHP
4 6 (12.24%) SQL
5 4 (8.16%) Ruby
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) CISSP
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.08%) QA
4 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.12%) vSphere
3 3 (6.12%) Varnish
4 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.08%) Xen
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Flume
5 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.04%) XenServer
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (14.29%) Puppet
2 7 (14.29%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (6.12%) logstash
3 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (4.08%) Graylog
4 2 (4.08%) Linux-HA
5 1 (2.04%) Graphite
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (2.04%) Hyperic
5 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (2.04%) Nagios
5 1 (2.04%) Cacti
5 1 (2.04%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
1 10 (20.41%) SAP
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 5 (10.20%) Citrix
4 3 (6.12%) HP
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.12%) Rackspace
5 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.08%) Veritas
5 2 (4.08%) Siebel
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) Lotus
6 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.04%) Splunk
6 1 (2.04%) New Relic
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Home Working, Holidays, Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday / Bonus / Home Working
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago