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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 257 241 270
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 10 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.16% 2.11% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 16
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -29.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
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
316 331 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.98% 4.83% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 240 273 225
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - 6 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire -7 4 £30,000 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (80.95%) Linux
2 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 25 (59.52%) SaaS
3 25 (59.52%) IaaS
4 24 (57.14%) VMware
4 24 (57.14%) Windows
5 22 (52.38%) ITIL
5 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 21 (50.00%) WAN
6 21 (50.00%) LAN
7 16 (38.10%) Web Services
7 16 (38.10%) Hyper-V
7 16 (38.10%) MS Exchange
7 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (35.71%) Android
8 15 (35.71%) Apple iOS
8 15 (35.71%) HP
9 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (33.33%) Firewall
9 14 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (26.19%) VoIP
11 11 (26.19%) Dell
11 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (23.81%) Retail
12 10 (23.81%) SCCM
12 10 (23.81%) Finance
12 10 (23.81%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.43%) Lync
3 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.90%) Node.js
4 5 (11.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Office
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (59.52%) SaaS
1 25 (59.52%) IaaS
2 14 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (14.29%) Google Apps
6 5 (11.90%) Terremark
7 4 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (9.52%) Google App Engine
7 4 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (7.14%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (2.38%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (2.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) LAN
1 21 (50.00%) WAN
2 14 (33.33%) Firewall
3 11 (26.19%) VoIP
4 7 (16.67%) DNS
5 6 (14.29%) VPN
5 6 (14.29%) VLAN
5 6 (14.29%) DHCP
5 6 (14.29%) PBX
5 6 (14.29%) ISDN
5 6 (14.29%) MPLS
6 5 (11.90%) SAN
6 5 (11.90%) CTI
7 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (7.14%) LDAP
7 3 (7.14%) NAS
8 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.38%) HTTP
8 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
3 4 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
1 10 (23.81%) Retail
2 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Architect
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Service Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 6 (14.29%) Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Server Support
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 5 (11.90%) PHP Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (7.14%) IT Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Technology Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) Web Services
2 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) CSS
2 6 (14.29%) Backbone.js
2 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 5 (11.90%) Sass
3 5 (11.90%) LESS
3 5 (11.90%) RESTful
3 5 (11.90%) CCXML
3 5 (11.90%) HTML5
3 5 (11.90%) REST
3 5 (11.90%) WebSockets
3 5 (11.90%) XML
3 5 (11.90%) LAMP
4 3 (7.14%) VXML
4 3 (7.14%) SOAP
4 3 (7.14%) Laravel
4 3 (7.14%) Symfony
4 3 (7.14%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (23.81%) Open Source
3 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 5 (11.90%) CMDB
4 5 (11.90%) User Experience
4 5 (11.90%) IVR
5 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Linux
2 24 (57.14%) Windows
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (35.71%) Android
4 15 (35.71%) Apple iOS
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Phone
6 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) ITIL
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) Migration
3 10 (23.81%) Asset Management
3 10 (23.81%) Line Management
4 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 6 (14.29%) Coaching
4 6 (14.29%) DevOps
4 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.90%) SOA
5 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 5 (11.90%) UML
5 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (11.90%) TDD
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) Use Case
6 4 (9.52%) Data Security
7 3 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (14.29%) PHP
2 6 (14.29%) C
3 4 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) CCNA
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (38.10%) Hyper-V
4 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 6 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 4 (9.52%) vSphere
7 2 (4.76%) vCloud
8 1 (2.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 8 (19.05%) Puppet
3 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 24 (57.14%) VMware
3 15 (35.71%) HP
4 11 (26.19%) Dell
5 10 (23.81%) Apple
5 10 (23.81%) Red Gate
6 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 9 (21.43%) Google
7 5 (11.90%) Rackspace
7 5 (11.90%) Avaya
8 4 (9.52%) Cisco
9 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 3 (7.14%) Zend
9 3 (7.14%) ProCurve
10 2 (4.76%) IBM
10 2 (4.76%) EMC