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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 217 - 275
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 36 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% - 0.034%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.35% - 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 3
Average salary £44,000 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £56,250 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.65%
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
385 237 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.87% 3.24% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 297 211 167
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 August 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 August 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 - 28 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £30,000 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (87.76%) Linux
2 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
3 31 (63.27%) ITIL
4 30 (61.22%) VMware
5 29 (59.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (59.18%) LAN
5 29 (59.18%) WAN
6 24 (48.98%) Firewall
6 24 (48.98%) IaaS
7 22 (44.90%) CheckPoint
7 22 (44.90%) Finance
7 22 (44.90%) Retail
8 21 (42.86%) SaaS
9 19 (38.78%) HP
9 19 (38.78%) Hyper-V
10 18 (36.73%) Lync
11 17 (34.69%) Red Hat
12 16 (32.65%) Change Management
12 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (32.65%) CCNA
12 16 (32.65%) Cisco
12 16 (32.65%) Windows
12 16 (32.65%) Visualisation
12 16 (32.65%) Management Information System
12 16 (32.65%) Information Security
13 15 (30.61%) Degree
13 15 (30.61%) Active Directory
14 14 (28.57%) NoSQL
15 13 (26.53%) Android
15 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (36.73%) Lync
2 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.24%) Node.js
3 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.98%) IaaS
2 21 (42.86%) SaaS
3 8 (16.33%) Google App Engine
4 6 (12.24%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (6.12%) Google Apps
6 2 (4.08%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (2.04%) Heroku
7 1 (2.04%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (59.18%) LAN
1 29 (59.18%) WAN
2 24 (48.98%) Firewall
3 12 (24.49%) VoIP
4 6 (12.24%) VLAN
4 6 (12.24%) CTI
4 6 (12.24%) MPLS
4 6 (12.24%) DHCP
4 6 (12.24%) HTTP
4 6 (12.24%) VPN
4 6 (12.24%) DNS
4 6 (12.24%) ISDN
4 6 (12.24%) PBX
5 2 (4.08%) LDAP
6 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) MySQL
4 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) VisualVM
General
1 22 (44.90%) Finance
1 22 (44.90%) Retail
2 6 (12.24%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Architect
2 16 (32.65%) IT Architect
3 12 (24.49%) Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 6 (12.24%) PHP Developer
5 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Desktop Support
5 6 (12.24%) Server Support
5 6 (12.24%) Technical Support
5 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.16%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.04%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
1 12 (24.49%) Backbone.js
1 12 (24.49%) Web Services
1 12 (24.49%) CSS
1 12 (24.49%) HTML
2 11 (22.45%) REST
3 6 (12.24%) Sass
3 6 (12.24%) LESS
3 6 (12.24%) WebSockets
3 6 (12.24%) CCXML
3 6 (12.24%) HTML5
3 6 (12.24%) XML
4 5 (10.20%) Grails
4 5 (10.20%) jQuery
4 5 (10.20%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (10.20%) Ember.js
5 4 (8.16%) Laravel
5 4 (8.16%) Symfony
5 4 (8.16%) Zend Framework
5 4 (8.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Visualisation
1 16 (32.65%) Management Information System
2 12 (24.49%) Open Source
3 6 (12.24%) IVR
3 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.08%) CMDB
6 1 (2.04%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 43 (87.76%) Linux
2 16 (32.65%) Windows
3 13 (26.53%) Android
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (26.53%) Apple iOS
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Phone
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) ITIL
2 16 (32.65%) Change Management
2 16 (32.65%) Information Security
3 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 6 (12.24%) TDD
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.20%) OO
5 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Time Management
6 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.16%) Data Security
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) MVC
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.33%) Python
3 6 (12.24%) PHP
3 6 (12.24%) C
4 5 (10.20%) Groovy
4 5 (10.20%) Ruby
5 4 (8.16%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (32.65%) CCNA
2 15 (30.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 29 (59.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (38.78%) Hyper-V
3 15 (30.61%) Active Directory
4 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 6 (12.24%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 4 (8.16%) Puppet
3 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.04%) Opsview
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 30 (61.22%) VMware
3 22 (44.90%) CheckPoint
4 19 (38.78%) HP
5 17 (34.69%) Red Hat
6 16 (32.65%) Cisco
7 12 (24.49%) ProCurve
8 10 (20.41%) Google
9 7 (14.29%) Apple
9 7 (14.29%) Dell
9 7 (14.29%) Red Gate
10 6 (12.24%) Avaya
11 4 (8.16%) Zend
12 2 (4.08%) Rackspace
13 1 (2.04%) JBoss
13 1 (2.04%) IBM
13 1 (2.04%) Splunk