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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 601 692 784
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +92
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 295 167 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.17% 0.099%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.28% 4.27% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 213 125 95
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £56,250 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.65%
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
5582 3914 3129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.10% 3.90% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4482 3388 2733
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 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
London +43 193 £55,000 -26.66% 13
South East -9 44 £57,500 +1.76% 4
East of England - 36 £44,000 -
North West -6 13 £65,000 -21.21% 1
East Midlands -12 3 £55,000 -
South West - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £67,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (56.02%) IaaS
2 275 (47.99%) SaaS
3 202 (35.25%) Windows
3 202 (35.25%) Linux
4 159 (27.75%) Microsoft
5 138 (24.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 134 (23.39%) VMware
7 114 (19.90%) ITIL
8 111 (19.37%) MySQL
9 105 (18.32%) Web Services
10 104 (18.15%) .NET
11 101 (17.63%) SQL Server
12 99 (17.28%) Java
13 96 (16.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 87 (15.18%) Puppet
15 86 (15.01%) Cisco
16 83 (14.49%) DevOps
17 82 (14.31%) Finance
17 82 (14.31%) Opscode Chef
18 79 (13.79%) PHP
19 77 (13.44%) IIS
20 75 (13.09%) SQL
21 73 (12.74%) Cloud Computing
21 73 (12.74%) Git (software)
22 70 (12.22%) JavaScript
22 70 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
23 67 (11.69%) HP
24 66 (11.52%) Firewall
24 66 (11.52%) Subversion
25 65 (11.34%) SOA

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 77 (13.44%) IIS
2 60 (10.47%) Apache
3 38 (6.63%) Apache Solr
4 36 (6.28%) BizTalk Server
5 33 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
5 33 (5.76%) nginx
6 30 (5.24%) Drupal
7 29 (5.06%) SharePoint
8 23 (4.01%) MS Exchange
9 22 (3.84%) Lync
10 17 (2.97%) Node.js
11 12 (2.09%) OpenStack
11 12 (2.09%) Cloud Foundry
11 12 (2.09%) Tomcat
12 11 (1.92%) CMS
13 10 (1.75%) Alfresco
14 6 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.70%) IBM Notes
16 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 45 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.71%) MS Office
3 7 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.35%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 30 (5.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.87%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (0.87%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 321 (56.02%) IaaS
2 275 (47.99%) SaaS
3 138 (24.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 73 (12.74%) Cloud Computing
5 70 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (2.97%) Google App Engine
7 17 (2.97%) Heroku
8 15 (2.62%) Office 365
9 10 (1.75%) Google Apps
10 8 (1.40%) Joyent
11 4 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.52%) Jelastic
12 3 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
13 2 (0.35%) GitHub
13 2 (0.35%) Force.com
14 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.17%) Engine Yard
14 1 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
14 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 66 (11.52%) Firewall
2 56 (9.77%) WAN
3 51 (8.90%) LAN
4 33 (5.76%) VPN
5 25 (4.36%) HTTP
6 22 (3.84%) DNS
6 22 (3.84%) SAN
7 21 (3.66%) Network Security
8 17 (2.97%) LDAP
9 16 (2.79%) Internet
10 14 (2.44%) NAS
11 13 (2.27%) MPLS
11 13 (2.27%) VoIP
12 12 (2.09%) Wireless
13 11 (1.92%) TCP/IP
14 10 (1.75%) SNMP
15 9 (1.57%) IPsec
16 8 (1.40%) VLAN
16 8 (1.40%) PBX
16 8 (1.40%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (19.37%) MySQL
2 101 (17.63%) SQL Server
3 63 (10.99%) MongoDB
4 47 (8.20%) NoSQL
5 32 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (5.58%) Hadoop
6 31 (5.41%) Big Data
7 30 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (4.01%) Azure SQL Database
9 20 (3.49%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.27%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (1.75%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.75%) Redis
13 9 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (1.22%) Couchbase
15 6 (1.05%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 73 (12.74%) Git (software)
2 66 (11.52%) Subversion
3 46 (8.03%) Jenkins
4 34 (5.93%) TeamCity
5 29 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (4.89%) PHPUnit
7 22 (3.84%) JIRA
8 20 (3.49%) NUnit
9 18 (3.14%) Visual Studio
10 15 (2.62%) Bugzilla
11 6 (1.05%) RSpec
12 5 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.70%) JUnit
13 4 (0.70%) Hudson
14 3 (0.52%) Gerrit
14 3 (0.52%) Maven
15 2 (0.35%) Eclipse
15 2 (0.35%) Toad
16 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
16 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
General
1 82 (14.31%) Finance
2 52 (9.08%) Retail
3 36 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 30 (5.24%) Music Industry
5 18 (3.14%) Games
6 13 (2.27%) Advertising
7 12 (2.09%) Banking
7 12 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.09%) Local Government
8 11 (1.92%) Back Office
9 9 (1.57%) Marketing
10 8 (1.40%) Billing
11 5 (0.87%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.87%) Publishing
12 3 (0.52%) Legal
13 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.35%) Automotive
14 1 (0.17%) Law
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 135 (23.56%) Architect
2 107 (18.67%) Developer
3 52 (9.08%) Consultant
4 46 (8.03%) Web Engineer
5 44 (7.68%) Cloud Architect
6 40 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (5.24%) Operations Engineer
8 26 (4.54%) Analyst
9 25 (4.36%) Web Developer
10 23 (4.01%) Programmer
10 23 (4.01%) IT Architect
10 23 (4.01%) Drupal Developer
11 22 (3.84%) Technical Consultant
12 21 (3.66%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 20 (3.49%) Technical Support
13 20 (3.49%) Sales Consultant
14 19 (3.32%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
15 18 (3.14%) Infrastructure Architect
15 18 (3.14%) Support Engineer
16 17 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (18.32%) Web Services
2 104 (18.15%) .NET
3 56 (9.77%) HTML
4 52 (9.08%) ASP.NET
5 50 (8.73%) CSS
5 50 (8.73%) XML
5 50 (8.73%) LAMP
6 36 (6.28%) WCF
7 34 (5.93%) REST
8 33 (5.76%) jQuery
9 31 (5.41%) JSON
9 31 (5.41%) SOAP
10 30 (5.24%) HTML5
11 28 (4.89%) RESTful
11 28 (4.89%) Middleware
12 22 (3.84%) XSL
12 22 (3.84%) XSD
12 22 (3.84%) AngularJS
13 20 (3.49%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 19 (3.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.47%) Open Source
2 38 (6.63%) Management Information System
3 30 (5.24%) Blackberry
4 28 (4.89%) Taxonomies
5 17 (2.97%) Digital Media
5 17 (2.97%) Visualisation
5 17 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.79%) Grid Computing
6 16 (2.79%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.09%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.92%) Replication
9 9 (1.57%) Web 2.0
10 8 (1.40%) Clustering
10 8 (1.40%) Firmware
11 6 (1.05%) IVR
11 6 (1.05%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.87%) iPhone
13 4 (0.70%) IPTV
13 4 (0.70%) Tandem
13 4 (0.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 202 (35.25%) Windows
1 202 (35.25%) Linux
2 63 (10.99%) UNIX
2 63 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (7.68%) Ubuntu
4 30 (5.24%) Debian
5 25 (4.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (4.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (3.32%) Android
8 18 (3.14%) Apple iOS
9 16 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.40%) SUSE
11 7 (1.22%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.87%) HPUX
13 3 (0.52%) Solaris
13 3 (0.52%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.35%) CentOS
14 2 (0.35%) AIX
15 1 (0.17%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (19.90%) ITIL
2 83 (14.49%) DevOps
3 65 (11.34%) SOA
4 64 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (10.65%) TDD
6 56 (9.77%) CRM
7 51 (8.90%) Project Management
7 51 (8.90%) Migration
8 47 (8.20%) Scrum
9 46 (8.03%) Unit Testing
10 43 (7.50%) TOGAF
11 42 (7.33%) Change Management
11 42 (7.33%) MVC
11 42 (7.33%) OO
12 40 (6.98%) Content Management
13 38 (6.63%) Automated Testing
13 38 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (6.46%) BDD
15 35 (6.11%) Data Modelling
16 34 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 99 (17.28%) Java
2 79 (13.79%) PHP
3 75 (13.09%) SQL
4 70 (12.22%) JavaScript
5 62 (10.82%) C#
6 58 (10.12%) Python
7 47 (8.20%) Ruby
8 27 (4.71%) Perl
9 20 (3.49%) C
9 20 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 14 (2.44%) Bash Shell
10 14 (2.44%) C++
11 8 (1.40%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.05%) Groovy
13 5 (0.87%) PHP5
14 4 (0.70%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.70%) Scala
15 2 (0.35%) Korn
15 2 (0.35%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.35%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 53 (9.25%) Degree
2 43 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 31 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (5.06%) CCNA
5 21 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.40%) MCSE
7 8 (1.40%) VCP4
7 8 (1.40%) VCP5
8 7 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.87%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.52%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.52%) CCNP
11 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.35%) EMC Certification
13 1 (0.17%) MBA
13 1 (0.17%) CCSA
13 1 (0.17%) CCSE
13 1 (0.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.16%) QA
2 19 (3.32%) SLA
3 13 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.70%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 96 (16.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (10.65%) Active Directory
3 40 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 39 (6.81%) Varnish
5 31 (5.41%) KVM
6 30 (5.24%) Samba
7 29 (5.06%) vSphere
8 21 (3.66%) vCloud
9 8 (1.40%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.05%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.05%) Docker
11 4 (0.70%) Xen
11 4 (0.70%) XenApp
12 2 (0.35%) XenServer
12 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 87 (15.18%) Puppet
2 82 (14.31%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (6.63%) ZABBIX
4 31 (5.41%) logstash
5 30 (5.24%) StatsD
5 30 (5.24%) Kibana
5 30 (5.24%) HAProxy
6 20 (3.49%) Nagios
7 14 (2.44%) SCCM
7 14 (2.44%) Vagrant
8 12 (2.09%) SCOM
9 10 (1.75%) Zenoss
10 3 (0.52%) Plesk
10 3 (0.52%) Cacti
10 3 (0.52%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.52%) AppManager
10 3 (0.52%) Opsview
10 3 (0.52%) Salt
11 2 (0.35%) OpenView
12 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 159 (27.75%) Microsoft
2 134 (23.39%) VMware
3 86 (15.01%) Cisco
4 67 (11.69%) HP
5 50 (8.73%) Oracle
6 42 (7.33%) Apple
7 37 (6.46%) Dell
8 36 (6.28%) Red Hat
9 32 (5.58%) Sony
9 32 (5.58%) Juniper
9 32 (5.58%) Google
10 30 (5.24%) New Relic
10 30 (5.24%) Toshiba
11 25 (4.36%) Citrix
12 23 (4.01%) CheckPoint
12 23 (4.01%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (3.66%) EMC
14 15 (2.62%) Rackspace
15 12 (2.09%) ProCurve
16 11 (1.92%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum £40,000 to £70,000 + Bonus
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