The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 549 716 680
Rank change year-on-year
+167 -36
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 344 142 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.37% 3.21% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 244 112 172
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
PaaS
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
6402 4423 3586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.42% 4.51% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5153 3657 3095
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in England

PaaS
Salary Trend in England

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

PaaS Salary Trend in England

PaaS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

PaaS Salary Histogram in England

PaaS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
London +118 193 £65,000 - 16
South East +14 67 £52,500 -12.50% 15
Yorkshire +16 17 £52,500 -4.54%
South West -4 16 £60,000 +49.99% 8
East of England +6 15 £47,500 -26.92% 1
East Midlands +34 8 £52,500 +5.00%
West Midlands -10 8 £32,500 -53.57% 2
North West -5 6 £72,500 -3.33% 3
Midlands - 1 - -
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 336 (54.90%) SaaS
2 329 (53.76%) IaaS
3 225 (36.76%) Linux
4 203 (33.17%) Windows
5 189 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
6 141 (23.04%) VMware
7 136 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 133 (21.73%) Microsoft
9 132 (21.57%) Java
10 129 (21.08%) Web Services
11 128 (20.92%) Puppet
12 120 (19.61%) SQL
13 112 (18.30%) Git (software)
14 111 (18.14%) VMware Infrastructure
15 109 (17.81%) DevOps
16 108 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
16 108 (17.65%) SQL Server
17 95 (15.52%) .NET
18 93 (15.20%) JavaScript
19 91 (14.87%) SOA
19 91 (14.87%) Degree
20 90 (14.71%) UNIX
21 87 (14.22%) Firewall
22 85 (13.89%) Finance
23 84 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
24 83 (13.56%) Cisco
24 83 (13.56%) Scrum
25 80 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
26 79 (12.91%) Python
26 79 (12.91%) Oracle

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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 73 (11.93%) Apache
2 60 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 48 (7.84%) IIS
4 43 (7.03%) OpenStack
5 38 (6.21%) SharePoint
6 37 (6.05%) nginx
7 33 (5.39%) JBoss
8 29 (4.74%) BizTalk Server
9 28 (4.58%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (3.76%) Node.js
11 21 (3.43%) Apache Solr
12 15 (2.45%) WebSphere
12 15 (2.45%) MS Exchange
13 14 (2.29%) WebLogic
14 13 (2.12%) Drupal
15 10 (1.63%) IBM Notes
16 9 (1.47%) WordPress
17 8 (1.31%) Lync
18 7 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
19 6 (0.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 52 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.43%) MS Office
3 10 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (4.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (0.82%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 336 (54.90%) SaaS
2 329 (53.76%) IaaS
3 136 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 84 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
5 80 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
6 45 (7.35%) Heroku
7 36 (5.88%) Office 365
8 31 (5.07%) Google Cloud Platform
9 28 (4.58%) Google App Engine
10 21 (3.43%) Terremark
11 18 (2.94%) GitHub
12 14 (2.29%) Google Apps
13 11 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (1.63%) Force.com
15 8 (1.31%) OpenShift
16 7 (1.14%) Amazon S3
17 6 (0.98%) CloudFront
18 3 (0.49%) Joyent
18 3 (0.49%) SoftLayer
19 2 (0.33%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 87 (14.22%) Firewall
2 55 (8.99%) SAN
3 45 (7.35%) VPN
4 43 (7.03%) WAN
5 37 (6.05%) DNS
6 34 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 32 (5.23%) LAN
8 27 (4.41%) Internet
9 25 (4.08%) HTTP
10 24 (3.92%) VoIP
11 21 (3.43%) MPLS
12 20 (3.27%) NAS
13 16 (2.61%) Network Security
13 16 (2.61%) DHCP
14 14 (2.29%) FTP
14 14 (2.29%) VLAN
14 14 (2.29%) Unified Communications
15 13 (2.12%) LDAP
16 12 (1.96%) HTTPS
17 11 (1.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 57 (9.31%) MySQL
3 52 (8.50%) MongoDB
4 32 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (5.07%) NoSQL
6 30 (4.90%) Relational Database
7 27 (4.41%) Hadoop
8 24 (3.92%) Big Data
9 23 (3.76%) DB2
10 22 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (2.29%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (1.80%) Redis
15 10 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (1.31%) Neo4j
16 8 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
16 8 (1.31%) MariaDB
16 8 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
17 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 112 (18.30%) Git (software)
2 47 (7.68%) Jenkins
3 36 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (5.88%) Subversion
4 20 (3.27%) Visual Studio
5 19 (3.10%) JIRA
6 18 (2.94%) Maven
7 17 (2.78%) Mercurial
8 12 (1.96%) NUnit
9 11 (1.80%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.82%) RSpec
11 5 (0.82%) Bugzilla
12 4 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.65%) JUnit
12 4 (0.65%) Grunt
12 4 (0.65%) Yeoman
12 4 (0.65%) Hudson
13 3 (0.49%) Gradle
13 3 (0.49%) PHPUnit
General
1 85 (13.89%) Finance
2 42 (6.86%) Retail
3 31 (5.07%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.41%) Banking
4 27 (4.41%) Marketing
5 17 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.47%) Electronics
7 8 (1.31%) Automotive
8 6 (0.98%) Law
8 6 (0.98%) Advertising
8 6 (0.98%) Games
9 3 (0.49%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.49%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.33%) Military
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 149 (24.35%) Architect
2 108 (17.65%) Developer
3 61 (9.97%) Solutions Architect
4 41 (6.70%) Cloud Architect
5 35 (5.72%) Java Developer
6 32 (5.23%) Administrator
7 31 (5.07%) Linux Engineer
8 30 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
9 27 (4.41%) Senior Developer
9 27 (4.41%) Enterprise Architect
10 26 (4.25%) Consultant
11 24 (3.92%) Software Engineer
11 24 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
12 21 (3.43%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (3.10%) Analyst
13 19 (3.10%) Cloud Engineer
14 16 (2.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 16 (2.61%) .NET Developer
15 15 (2.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (2.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (21.08%) Web Services
2 95 (15.52%) .NET
3 70 (11.44%) CSS
4 64 (10.46%) HTML
5 52 (8.50%) XML
6 42 (6.86%) AngularJS
7 40 (6.54%) jQuery
8 38 (6.21%) Middleware
9 37 (6.05%) RESTful
10 35 (5.72%) ASP.NET
11 29 (4.74%) Backbone.js
12 26 (4.25%) WCF
12 26 (4.25%) ActiveMQ
12 26 (4.25%) Spring
13 25 (4.08%) Django
14 24 (3.92%) LAMP
15 23 (3.76%) JSON
15 23 (3.76%) J2EE
16 21 (3.43%) Hibernate
17 17 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.17%) Open Source
2 49 (8.01%) Computer Science
3 35 (5.72%) Management Information System
3 35 (5.72%) Clustering
3 35 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.45%) User Experience
6 14 (2.29%) CMDB
7 13 (2.12%) iSeries
8 11 (1.80%) E-Learning
9 9 (1.47%) Economics
9 9 (1.47%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.31%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.31%) EPoS
11 7 (1.14%) PKI
12 6 (0.98%) Social Media
12 6 (0.98%) Wiki
12 6 (0.98%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 225 (36.76%) Linux
2 203 (33.17%) Windows
3 90 (14.71%) UNIX
4 68 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (4.74%) Ubuntu
7 24 (3.92%) Apple iOS
8 23 (3.76%) CentOS
9 22 (3.59%) Android
10 14 (2.29%) VMS
11 11 (1.80%) AIX
12 9 (1.47%) Mac OS X
12 9 (1.47%) Debian
13 4 (0.65%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.65%) Solaris
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.65%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (17.81%) DevOps
3 91 (14.87%) SOA
4 83 (13.56%) Scrum
5 74 (12.09%) Migration
6 68 (11.11%) ITIL
7 63 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (10.13%) Configuration Management
9 60 (9.80%) CRM
10 57 (9.31%) E-Commerce
11 51 (8.33%) Project Management
12 46 (7.52%) TDD
13 44 (7.19%) Software Engineering
14 43 (7.03%) Enterprise Architecture
14 43 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
15 42 (6.86%) MVC
16 41 (6.70%) TOGAF
17 38 (6.21%) Mentoring
18 34 (5.56%) Data Modelling
18 34 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 132 (21.57%) Java
2 120 (19.61%) SQL
3 93 (15.20%) JavaScript
4 79 (12.91%) Python
5 73 (11.93%) PHP
6 67 (10.95%) C#
7 65 (10.62%) Ruby
8 51 (8.33%) Perl
9 50 (8.17%) Bash Shell
10 38 (6.21%) PowerShell
11 32 (5.23%) Shell Script
12 20 (3.27%) Scala
13 18 (2.94%) C++
14 15 (2.45%) C
15 10 (1.63%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.98%) Apex Code
17 4 (0.65%) Groovy
17 4 (0.65%) Jython
18 3 (0.49%) Korn
18 3 (0.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 91 (14.87%) Degree
2 38 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (5.23%) MCSE
4 29 (4.74%) CCNA
5 28 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 28 (4.58%) Security Cleared
6 14 (2.29%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.96%) CCNP
8 11 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.47%) MCITP
10 8 (1.31%) VCP4
10 8 (1.31%) RHCE
10 8 (1.31%) CCIE
11 7 (1.14%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.14%) CISSP
12 6 (0.98%) HP AIS
13 5 (0.82%) VCP5
14 4 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.65%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.43%) QA
2 9 (1.47%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.14%) SLA
3 7 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (18.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (11.60%) vSphere
3 67 (10.95%) Active Directory
4 39 (6.37%) Hyper-V
5 23 (3.76%) vCloud
6 15 (2.45%) KVM
7 14 (2.29%) Xen
7 14 (2.29%) NFS
8 13 (2.12%) Apache Flume
9 12 (1.96%) Varnish
10 11 (1.80%) Firmware
10 11 (1.80%) XenApp
11 10 (1.63%) VirtualBox
12 9 (1.47%) VMware ESX
13 8 (1.31%) NDS
13 8 (1.31%) Samba
14 7 (1.14%) Docker
15 4 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 3 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 128 (20.92%) Puppet
2 108 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (4.25%) Nagios
4 24 (3.92%) SCCM
5 23 (3.76%) logstash
6 21 (3.43%) Red Hat Satellite
7 20 (3.27%) Vagrant
8 19 (3.10%) Ansible
9 15 (2.45%) Cacti
10 13 (2.12%) Graylog
10 13 (2.12%) Graphite
11 10 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 10 (1.63%) Tivoli
12 9 (1.47%) Kibana
13 8 (1.31%) StatsD
13 8 (1.31%) ZABBIX
13 8 (1.31%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.98%) ITRS Geneos
15 4 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
15 4 (0.65%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 141 (23.04%) VMware
2 133 (21.73%) Microsoft
3 83 (13.56%) Cisco
4 79 (12.91%) Oracle
5 67 (10.95%) Red Hat
6 56 (9.15%) Google
7 49 (8.01%) HP
8 37 (6.05%) IBM
9 32 (5.23%) Citrix
10 30 (4.90%) Salesforce.com
10 30 (4.90%) Rackspace
11 29 (4.74%) SAP
12 19 (3.10%) NetApp
13 18 (2.94%) EMC
14 15 (2.45%) hybris
15 13 (2.12%) 3PAR
15 13 (2.12%) Avaya
15 13 (2.12%) Dell
16 12 (1.96%) CheckPoint
17 10 (1.63%) New Relic
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 to £30,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 23 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £105000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Excellent package and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 19 days ago