The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 219 246 283
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +37
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 32 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.042% 0.065%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.33% 1.27% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +1.81%
PaaS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
384 236 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.05% 3.30% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 276 207 178
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £31,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PaaS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

PaaS Salary Trend in the East of England

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

PaaS Salary Histogram in the East of England

PaaS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Hertfordshire - 24 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £30,000 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 43 (84.31%) Linux
2 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
3 31 (60.78%) VMware
4 30 (58.82%) ITIL
5 29 (56.86%) LAN
5 29 (56.86%) WAN
5 29 (56.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (52.94%) Firewall
7 26 (50.98%) IaaS
8 23 (45.10%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (45.10%) SaaS
9 22 (43.14%) Finance
9 22 (43.14%) Retail
9 22 (43.14%) CheckPoint
10 19 (37.25%) HP
10 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
11 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
11 18 (35.29%) Lync
12 16 (31.37%) Cisco
12 16 (31.37%) CCNA
12 16 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (31.37%) Red Hat
12 16 (31.37%) Management Information System
12 16 (31.37%) Change Management
12 16 (31.37%) Visualisation
12 16 (31.37%) Information Security
13 15 (29.41%) Degree
13 15 (29.41%) Windows
13 15 (29.41%) Web Services
14 14 (27.45%) NoSQL

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (35.29%) Lync
2 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (11.76%) Node.js
4 5 (9.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (50.98%) IaaS
2 23 (45.10%) SaaS
3 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (15.69%) Google App Engine
4 8 (15.69%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (11.76%) Google Apps
6 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.92%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (1.96%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (56.86%) LAN
1 29 (56.86%) WAN
2 27 (52.94%) Firewall
3 12 (23.53%) VoIP
4 6 (11.76%) VLAN
4 6 (11.76%) CTI
4 6 (11.76%) MPLS
4 6 (11.76%) ISDN
4 6 (11.76%) PBX
4 6 (11.76%) DHCP
4 6 (11.76%) HTTP
4 6 (11.76%) VPN
4 6 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (3.92%) LDAP
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
2 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.76%) MySQL
4 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
1 22 (43.14%) Retail
2 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Architect
2 16 (31.37%) IT Architect
3 12 (23.53%) Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Service Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 6 (11.76%) Server Support
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) Web Services
2 12 (23.53%) Backbone.js
2 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 12 (23.53%) CSS
2 12 (23.53%) HTML
3 11 (21.57%) REST
4 6 (11.76%) HTML5
4 6 (11.76%) CCXML
4 6 (11.76%) XML
4 6 (11.76%) WebSockets
4 6 (11.76%) Sass
4 6 (11.76%) LESS
5 5 (9.80%) Ember.js
5 5 (9.80%) .NET
5 5 (9.80%) RESTful
5 5 (9.80%) jQuery
5 5 (9.80%) LAMP
5 5 (9.80%) Grails
5 5 (9.80%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (7.84%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (31.37%) Management Information System
2 16 (31.37%) Visualisation
3 12 (23.53%) Open Source
4 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 6 (11.76%) IVR
4 6 (11.76%) User Experience
5 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
5 5 (9.80%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 43 (84.31%) Linux
2 15 (29.41%) Windows
3 13 (25.49%) Apple iOS
3 13 (25.49%) Android
3 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Phone
5 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) ITIL
2 16 (31.37%) Change Management
2 16 (31.37%) Information Security
3 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) Coaching
5 9 (17.65%) Project Management
6 7 (13.73%) Line Management
6 7 (13.73%) Migration
6 7 (13.73%) Asset Management
7 6 (11.76%) TDD
7 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.80%) DevOps
8 5 (9.80%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.80%) SOA
8 5 (9.80%) UML
8 5 (9.80%) OO
8 5 (9.80%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.69%) Python
3 7 (13.73%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) PHP
4 6 (11.76%) C
5 5 (9.80%) Groovy
5 5 (9.80%) Ruby
6 2 (3.92%) SQL
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) CCNA
1 16 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 29 (56.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (37.25%) Hyper-V
3 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
5 6 (11.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Puppet
1 7 (13.73%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 31 (60.78%) VMware
3 22 (43.14%) CheckPoint
4 19 (37.25%) HP
5 16 (31.37%) Cisco
5 16 (31.37%) Red Hat
6 13 (25.49%) Google
7 12 (23.53%) ProCurve
8 7 (13.73%) Dell
8 7 (13.73%) Apple
8 7 (13.73%) Red Gate
9 6 (11.76%) Avaya
10 5 (9.80%) Rackspace
11 4 (7.84%) Zend