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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 238 222 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 19 34 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.44% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.47% 7.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 0
Average salary £56,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.65%
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
547 460 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.47% 6.01% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 443 355 271
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -19 11 £70,000 +55.55%
Bedfordshire - 6 £51,250 -
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £43,750 +45.83%
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (52.00%) SaaS
3 23 (46.00%) SOA
4 22 (44.00%) ITIL
5 21 (42.00%) CRM
6 20 (40.00%) VMware
6 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (38.00%) Linux
8 18 (36.00%) ERP
8 18 (36.00%) Firewall
8 18 (36.00%) Change Management
9 17 (34.00%) MS Excel
10 14 (28.00%) Windows
10 14 (28.00%) Cisco
10 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (28.00%) Office 365
10 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (26.00%) Coaching
11 13 (26.00%) IaaS
11 13 (26.00%) Management Information System
11 13 (26.00%) Information Security
11 13 (26.00%) Retail
11 13 (26.00%) HP
11 13 (26.00%) WAN
11 13 (26.00%) Red Hat
11 13 (26.00%) CheckPoint
11 13 (26.00%) LAN
11 13 (26.00%) PRINCE2
12 12 (24.00%) Oracle
12 12 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (10.00%) Lync
3 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 26 (52.00%) SaaS
2 14 (28.00%) Office 365
3 13 (26.00%) IaaS
4 7 (14.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (2.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) Firewall
2 13 (26.00%) LAN
2 13 (26.00%) WAN
3 9 (18.00%) DNS
4 7 (14.00%) DHCP
5 6 (12.00%) VoIP
6 5 (10.00%) ISDN
6 5 (10.00%) PBX
6 5 (10.00%) VLAN
6 5 (10.00%) VPN
6 5 (10.00%) MPLS
7 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (4.00%) SSL
7 2 (4.00%) SAN
7 2 (4.00%) HTTP
7 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.00%) Big Data
4 2 (4.00%) Couchbase
4 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Maven
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Hudson
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.00%) Ant
2 2 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (26.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Finance
4 3 (6.00%) Advertising
5 2 (4.00%) Games
5 2 (4.00%) Local Government
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Architect
2 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Head of Project Delivery
4 4 (8.00%) Linux Support
4 4 (8.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Database Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) Web Services
3 3 (6.00%) WebSockets
4 1 (2.00%) Laravel
4 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.00%) Sass
4 1 (2.00%) LESS
4 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.00%) COM
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.00%) XML
4 1 (2.00%) VXML
4 1 (2.00%) Symfony
4 1 (2.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (2.00%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.00%) CCXML
4 1 (2.00%) HTML5
4 1 (2.00%) REST
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (26.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (12.00%) Social Media
5 5 (10.00%) FMCG
5 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) IVR
7 1 (2.00%) User Experience
7 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 14 (28.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) SOA
2 22 (44.00%) ITIL
3 21 (42.00%) CRM
4 18 (36.00%) ERP
4 18 (36.00%) Change Management
5 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (26.00%) Information Security
6 13 (26.00%) PRINCE2
6 13 (26.00%) Coaching
7 12 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 9 (18.00%) Migration
9 9 (18.00%) TOGAF
10 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
11 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (12.00%) B2B
12 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
12 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
1 2 (4.00%) Python
1 2 (4.00%) Ruby
2 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) CCNA
1 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.00%) VirtualBox
3 7 (14.00%) Terminal Services
4 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
1 2 (4.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.00%) VMware
3 14 (28.00%) Cisco
4 13 (26.00%) Red Hat
4 13 (26.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (26.00%) HP
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle
6 8 (16.00%) ProCurve
7 5 (10.00%) Citrix
8 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (4.00%) Splunk
10 1 (2.00%) Zend
10 1 (2.00%) Avaya