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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 558 718 673
Rank change year-on-year
+160 -45
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 297 124 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.12% 2.80% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 225 96 176
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £79,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
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
5798 4424 3721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.88% 4.56% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4740 3672 3262
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +80 167 £60,000 - 23
South East +9 67 £47,000 -8.29% 10
Yorkshire +10 19 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East of England -2 14 £42,500 +9.67% 6
South West -3 9 £60,000 +24.99% 1
East Midlands +27 6 £52,500 +10.52%
North West +1 6 £66,250 -11.66% 4
West Midlands - 1 £67,500 - 1
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 321 (55.34%) IaaS
2 311 (53.62%) SaaS
3 213 (36.72%) Windows
4 199 (34.31%) Linux
5 189 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
6 144 (24.83%) Microsoft
6 144 (24.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 128 (22.07%) VMware
8 124 (21.38%) Java
9 119 (20.52%) Web Services
10 116 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 114 (19.66%) SQL
11 114 (19.66%) Puppet
12 111 (19.14%) .NET
13 97 (16.72%) VMware Infrastructure
14 95 (16.38%) Git (software)
14 95 (16.38%) Opscode Chef
15 93 (16.03%) Migration
16 87 (15.00%) Finance
16 87 (15.00%) SOA
17 84 (14.48%) DevOps
18 83 (14.31%) Scrum
19 82 (14.14%) Cloud Computing
20 81 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
21 79 (13.62%) Cisco
22 78 (13.45%) JavaScript
23 77 (13.28%) C#
24 74 (12.76%) Oracle
25 73 (12.59%) PHP
26 72 (12.41%) Firewall

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 64 (11.03%) Apache
2 55 (9.48%) IIS
3 49 (8.45%) Tomcat
4 46 (7.93%) SharePoint
5 40 (6.90%) nginx
5 40 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
6 34 (5.86%) OpenStack
7 30 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
8 28 (4.83%) JBoss
9 23 (3.97%) Apache Solr
10 18 (3.10%) MS Exchange
11 16 (2.76%) Node.js
12 13 (2.24%) WebSphere
12 13 (2.24%) IBM Notes
12 13 (2.24%) Lync
13 12 (2.07%) Drupal
14 10 (1.72%) WebLogic
15 8 (1.38%) WordPress
16 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
17 3 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 55 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.79%) MS Office
3 10 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.34%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (5.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.03%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 6 (1.03%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 321 (55.34%) IaaS
2 311 (53.62%) SaaS
3 144 (24.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 82 (14.14%) Cloud Computing
5 81 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
6 34 (5.86%) Heroku
7 28 (4.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 27 (4.66%) Google App Engine
8 27 (4.66%) Office 365
9 17 (2.93%) Terremark
10 13 (2.24%) Google Apps
11 12 (2.07%) GitHub
12 11 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (1.38%) Force.com
14 6 (1.03%) OpenShift
14 6 (1.03%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.86%) CloudFront
16 3 (0.52%) SoftLayer
17 2 (0.34%) Joyent
17 2 (0.34%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 72 (12.41%) Firewall
2 52 (8.97%) VPN
3 49 (8.45%) WAN
4 47 (8.10%) SAN
5 32 (5.52%) DNS
6 30 (5.17%) LAN
7 28 (4.83%) Internet
8 23 (3.97%) MPLS
9 22 (3.79%) NAS
10 18 (3.10%) HTTP
11 17 (2.93%) DHCP
11 17 (2.93%) VoIP
11 17 (2.93%) TCP/IP
12 15 (2.59%) VLAN
12 15 (2.59%) LDAP
13 14 (2.41%) Network Security
14 11 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (1.90%) Wireless
14 11 (1.90%) IPsec
14 11 (1.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (11.72%) MySQL
3 48 (8.28%) MongoDB
4 30 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 29 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (4.48%) Big Data
7 26 (4.48%) NoSQL
8 22 (3.79%) Hadoop
9 18 (3.10%) DB2
10 17 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
12 13 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (2.24%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.72%) Redis
14 9 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
15 8 (1.38%) MariaDB
15 8 (1.38%) Neo4j
16 5 (0.86%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 95 (16.38%) Git (software)
2 48 (8.28%) Jenkins
3 43 (7.41%) Subversion
4 38 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (4.48%) Visual Studio
6 18 (3.10%) JIRA
7 17 (2.93%) TeamCity
8 16 (2.76%) NUnit
9 14 (2.41%) Mercurial
10 12 (2.07%) Maven
11 7 (1.21%) Bugzilla
12 4 (0.69%) Grunt
12 4 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.69%) Yeoman
12 4 (0.69%) JUnit
13 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.52%) Toad
13 3 (0.52%) PHPUnit
14 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 1 (0.17%) Selenium
General
1 87 (15.00%) Finance
2 42 (7.24%) Retail
3 24 (4.14%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.62%) Marketing
5 16 (2.76%) Banking
6 15 (2.59%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.90%) Music Industry
8 7 (1.21%) Automotive
9 6 (1.03%) Advertising
10 4 (0.69%) Games
11 2 (0.34%) Electronics
11 2 (0.34%) Law
11 2 (0.34%) Military
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 161 (27.76%) Architect
2 105 (18.10%) Developer
3 58 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 51 (8.79%) Cloud Architect
5 32 (5.52%) Consultant
6 28 (4.83%) Administrator
7 27 (4.66%) Senior Developer
7 27 (4.66%) Java Developer
8 26 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
9 24 (4.14%) Enterprise Architect
10 22 (3.79%) .NET Developer
10 22 (3.79%) Software Engineer
11 18 (3.10%) Chief Technology Officer
12 17 (2.93%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (2.59%) Linux Engineer
13 15 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (2.59%) Infrastructure Architect
13 15 (2.59%) Analyst
13 15 (2.59%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (2.59%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (20.52%) Web Services
2 111 (19.14%) .NET
3 69 (11.90%) CSS
4 63 (10.86%) HTML
5 56 (9.66%) XML
6 47 (8.10%) AngularJS
6 47 (8.10%) jQuery
7 41 (7.07%) ASP.NET
8 32 (5.52%) WCF
9 29 (5.00%) Backbone.js
10 28 (4.83%) RESTful
11 26 (4.48%) Django
12 24 (4.14%) JSON
13 21 (3.62%) REST
13 21 (3.62%) HTML5
13 21 (3.62%) J2EE
13 21 (3.62%) Middleware
14 20 (3.45%) Spring
14 20 (3.45%) XSD
14 20 (3.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.07%) Open Source
2 35 (6.03%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.34%) Clustering
5 23 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 22 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.76%) Blackberry
8 14 (2.41%) User Experience
9 12 (2.07%) Digital Media
9 12 (2.07%) CMDB
10 10 (1.72%) iSeries
11 8 (1.38%) E-Learning
12 7 (1.21%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.03%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (1.03%) EPoS
13 6 (1.03%) Economics
13 6 (1.03%) PKI
14 5 (0.86%) Physics
14 5 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 213 (36.72%) Windows
2 199 (34.31%) Linux
3 64 (11.03%) UNIX
4 57 (9.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (4.83%) Ubuntu
7 25 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (4.14%) Apple iOS
9 22 (3.79%) Android
10 16 (2.76%) Debian
11 14 (2.41%) CentOS
12 11 (1.90%) VMS
12 11 (1.90%) AIX
13 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.86%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.69%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.52%) Solaris
17 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (16.03%) Migration
3 87 (15.00%) SOA
4 84 (14.48%) DevOps
5 83 (14.31%) Scrum
6 66 (11.38%) ITIL
7 64 (11.03%) CRM
8 53 (9.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 53 (9.14%) TOGAF
9 44 (7.59%) E-Commerce
10 42 (7.24%) Software Engineering
11 41 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (6.72%) Configuration Management
13 38 (6.55%) Project Management
13 38 (6.55%) MVC
13 38 (6.55%) TDD
14 36 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (5.86%) Data Modelling
16 31 (5.34%) ERP
17 30 (5.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (21.38%) Java
2 114 (19.66%) SQL
3 78 (13.45%) JavaScript
4 77 (13.28%) C#
5 73 (12.59%) PHP
6 59 (10.17%) Python
7 57 (9.83%) Ruby
8 38 (6.55%) Perl
8 38 (6.55%) Bash Shell
9 28 (4.83%) PowerShell
10 26 (4.48%) Shell Script
11 19 (3.28%) C++
12 13 (2.24%) C
13 11 (1.90%) Scala
14 9 (1.55%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.69%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.69%) Groovy
16 3 (0.52%) Korn
16 3 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 67 (11.55%) Degree
2 33 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 31 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (5.00%) MCSE
5 24 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (3.79%) CCNA
7 11 (1.90%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.55%) CCNP
10 8 (1.38%) RHCE
11 7 (1.21%) CCIE
12 6 (1.03%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.86%) MCITP
13 5 (0.86%) CISSP
14 3 (0.52%) MCSA
14 3 (0.52%) CCA
14 3 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.52%) PMP
14 3 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.97%) QA
2 8 (1.38%) SLA
3 6 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 97 (16.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (11.38%) vSphere
3 60 (10.34%) Active Directory
4 34 (5.86%) Hyper-V
5 24 (4.14%) vCloud
6 18 (3.10%) Varnish
7 17 (2.93%) KVM
8 16 (2.76%) Samba
9 13 (2.24%) NFS
10 12 (2.07%) XenApp
11 11 (1.90%) Xen
11 11 (1.90%) Firmware
12 10 (1.72%) Apache Flume
13 8 (1.38%) NDS
14 7 (1.21%) VMware ESX
15 6 (1.03%) Docker
16 4 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
17 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 3 (0.52%) Terminal Services
17 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 114 (19.66%) Puppet
2 95 (16.38%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (4.66%) logstash
4 23 (3.97%) SCCM
5 21 (3.62%) Nagios
6 18 (3.10%) Red Hat Satellite
6 18 (3.10%) ZABBIX
6 18 (3.10%) Vagrant
7 17 (2.93%) Kibana
8 16 (2.76%) Graphite
8 16 (2.76%) StatsD
8 16 (2.76%) HAProxy
9 15 (2.59%) Ansible
10 12 (2.07%) Cacti
11 10 (1.72%) Graylog2
11 10 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 9 (1.55%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.69%) Pingdom
13 4 (0.69%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 144 (24.83%) Microsoft
2 128 (22.07%) VMware
3 79 (13.62%) Cisco
4 74 (12.76%) Oracle
5 55 (9.48%) Red Hat
6 53 (9.14%) HP
6 53 (9.14%) Google
7 32 (5.52%) IBM
7 32 (5.52%) Salesforce.com
8 29 (5.00%) Citrix
9 27 (4.66%) SAP
10 25 (4.31%) Rackspace
11 22 (3.79%) Dell
12 17 (2.93%) Juniper
12 17 (2.93%) New Relic
13 16 (2.76%) NetApp
13 16 (2.76%) EMC
14 15 (2.59%) Apple
15 13 (2.24%) Lotus
15 13 (2.24%) ServiceNow
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 7 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on exp + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
RP International
Salary: Bonus Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
networx
Salary: £Very Competitive Salary + Bonus structure
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + excellent package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago