The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 606 649 778
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +129
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 304 189 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.19% 0.089%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.57% 4.82% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 213 146 78
Average salary £54,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.15% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £47,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £56,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -8.57%
Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5455 3918 3182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.01% 3.86% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4427 3389 2755
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
PaaS
UK

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 1 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 1 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 +35 199 £55,000 -26.66% 9
South East 0 52 £47,500 -13.63% 8
East of England - 37 £44,000 - 2
North West +9 11 £63,750 - 6
South West - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
East Midlands -20 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 301 (55.03%) IaaS
2 266 (48.63%) SaaS
3 198 (36.20%) Linux
4 188 (34.37%) Windows
5 144 (26.33%) Microsoft
6 132 (24.13%) VMware
7 123 (22.49%) Microsoft Azure
8 112 (20.48%) MySQL
9 111 (20.29%) ITIL
10 97 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 94 (17.18%) Java
12 93 (17.00%) Web Services
13 89 (16.27%) .NET
14 87 (15.90%) DevOps
15 86 (15.72%) SQL Server
16 82 (14.99%) Cisco
17 80 (14.63%) PHP
18 79 (14.44%) Puppet
19 78 (14.26%) Opscode Chef
20 77 (14.08%) Finance
21 74 (13.53%) Git (software)
22 72 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
23 71 (12.98%) SQL
23 71 (12.98%) IIS
23 71 (12.98%) UNIX
24 67 (12.25%) JavaScript
25 66 (12.07%) Subversion
26 65 (11.88%) Open Source
27 64 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
27 64 (11.70%) MongoDB

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 71 (12.98%) IIS
2 63 (11.52%) Apache
3 37 (6.76%) Apache Solr
3 37 (6.76%) Drupal
4 32 (5.85%) nginx
5 30 (5.48%) BizTalk Server
6 29 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
7 25 (4.57%) SharePoint
8 21 (3.84%) MS Exchange
9 20 (3.66%) Lync
10 19 (3.47%) Node.js
11 17 (3.11%) Cloud Foundry
12 14 (2.56%) Tomcat
13 12 (2.19%) OpenStack
14 10 (1.83%) Alfresco
15 9 (1.65%) CMS
16 5 (0.91%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
17 2 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
17 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.84%) MS Office
3 4 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (5.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.91%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (0.91%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 301 (55.03%) IaaS
2 266 (48.63%) SaaS
3 123 (22.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 72 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
5 64 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
6 28 (5.12%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (4.02%) Heroku
8 16 (2.93%) Google App Engine
9 12 (2.19%) Office 365
10 10 (1.83%) Google Apps
11 9 (1.65%) Joyent
12 4 (0.73%) GitHub
12 4 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.55%) Jelastic
13 3 (0.55%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.37%) Force.com
14 2 (0.37%) Engine Yard
15 1 (0.18%) ElastiCache
15 1 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
15 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 62 (11.33%) Firewall
2 51 (9.32%) LAN
3 50 (9.14%) WAN
4 29 (5.30%) VPN
5 24 (4.39%) DNS
5 24 (4.39%) HTTP
6 21 (3.84%) SAN
7 20 (3.66%) Network Security
8 18 (3.29%) LDAP
9 16 (2.93%) Internet
10 14 (2.56%) TCP/IP
11 12 (2.19%) VoIP
11 12 (2.19%) NAS
12 11 (2.01%) MPLS
12 11 (2.01%) Wireless
13 9 (1.65%) SNMP
14 8 (1.46%) IPsec
14 8 (1.46%) DHCP
15 7 (1.28%) Unified Communications
15 7 (1.28%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (20.48%) MySQL
2 86 (15.72%) SQL Server
3 64 (11.70%) MongoDB
4 54 (9.87%) NoSQL
5 33 (6.03%) Big Data
5 33 (6.03%) Hadoop
6 29 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (3.47%) Azure SQL Database
9 18 (3.29%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (2.19%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.19%) Redis
12 11 (2.01%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.65%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (1.28%) Couchbase
15 6 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 74 (13.53%) Git (software)
2 66 (12.07%) Subversion
3 42 (7.68%) Jenkins
4 31 (5.67%) PHPUnit
5 30 (5.48%) TeamCity
6 27 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (4.02%) JIRA
8 18 (3.29%) NUnit
9 14 (2.56%) Bugzilla
9 14 (2.56%) Visual Studio
10 6 (1.10%) RSpec
11 5 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.91%) Maven
12 4 (0.73%) JUnit
12 4 (0.73%) Hudson
13 3 (0.55%) Gerrit
13 3 (0.55%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.37%) Selenium
14 2 (0.37%) Artifactory
15 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 77 (14.08%) Finance
2 44 (8.04%) Retail
3 36 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.75%) Music Industry
5 18 (3.29%) Games
6 14 (2.56%) Banking
7 13 (2.38%) Advertising
8 12 (2.19%) Local Government
8 12 (2.19%) Marketing
9 11 (2.01%) Back Office
10 9 (1.65%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.46%) Billing
12 5 (0.91%) Publishing
12 5 (0.91%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.37%) Legal
13 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 120 (21.94%) Architect
2 100 (18.28%) Developer
3 55 (10.05%) Consultant
4 44 (8.04%) Web Engineer
5 39 (7.13%) Solutions Architect
6 35 (6.40%) Cloud Architect
7 26 (4.75%) Drupal Developer
7 26 (4.75%) Operations Engineer
7 26 (4.75%) Web Developer
7 26 (4.75%) Analyst
8 24 (4.39%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 24 (4.39%) Technical Consultant
8 24 (4.39%) Sales Consultant
8 24 (4.39%) Programmer
9 23 (4.20%) IT Architect
10 21 (3.84%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
11 19 (3.47%) Technical Support
11 19 (3.47%) Web Programmer
12 17 (3.11%) Support Engineer
12 17 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (17.00%) Web Services
2 89 (16.27%) .NET
3 54 (9.87%) LAMP
4 50 (9.14%) HTML
5 47 (8.59%) ASP.NET
6 44 (8.04%) CSS
6 44 (8.04%) XML
7 31 (5.67%) Middleware
7 31 (5.67%) WCF
7 31 (5.67%) REST
8 30 (5.48%) SOAP
9 28 (5.12%) jQuery
10 27 (4.94%) JSON
11 26 (4.75%) HTML5
11 26 (4.75%) Spring
12 25 (4.57%) RESTful
13 20 (3.66%) XSD
13 20 (3.66%) XSL
14 19 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (3.29%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.88%) Open Source
2 39 (7.13%) Management Information System
3 31 (5.67%) Taxonomies
4 26 (4.75%) Blackberry
5 20 (3.66%) Grid Computing
6 17 (3.11%) Visualisation
7 16 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.74%) Computer Science
9 14 (2.56%) Digital Media
10 12 (2.19%) Client/Server
11 11 (2.01%) Web 2.0
12 10 (1.83%) Replication
13 8 (1.46%) Firmware
14 7 (1.28%) Clustering
15 6 (1.10%) IVR
15 6 (1.10%) Mobile App
16 5 (0.91%) iPhone
16 5 (0.91%) Mathematics
17 4 (0.73%) Tandem
17 4 (0.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 198 (36.20%) Linux
2 188 (34.37%) Windows
3 71 (12.98%) UNIX
4 58 (10.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (7.13%) Ubuntu
6 26 (4.75%) Debian
7 25 (4.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (3.84%) Android
8 21 (3.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (3.66%) Apple iOS
10 13 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.28%) Windows Phone
11 7 (1.28%) SUSE
12 5 (0.91%) HPUX
13 3 (0.55%) Solaris
14 2 (0.37%) Gentoo
14 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.37%) AIX
14 2 (0.37%) CentOS
14 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (20.29%) ITIL
2 87 (15.90%) DevOps
3 63 (11.52%) TDD
4 59 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (10.05%) SOA
6 54 (9.87%) CRM
7 53 (9.69%) Project Management
8 47 (8.59%) Unit Testing
9 43 (7.86%) Content Management
10 41 (7.50%) Automated Testing
10 41 (7.50%) Scrum
11 40 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (7.31%) Change Management
12 38 (6.95%) TOGAF
12 38 (6.95%) OO
12 38 (6.95%) BDD
13 37 (6.76%) MVC
14 32 (5.85%) Migration
15 31 (5.67%) Service Delivery
16 30 (5.48%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (17.18%) Java
2 80 (14.63%) PHP
3 71 (12.98%) SQL
4 67 (12.25%) JavaScript
5 63 (11.52%) Python
6 53 (9.69%) C#
6 53 (9.69%) Ruby
7 30 (5.48%) Perl
8 20 (3.66%) PowerShell
8 20 (3.66%) C
9 14 (2.56%) C++
10 12 (2.19%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.83%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.28%) Groovy
13 5 (0.91%) PHP5
14 4 (0.73%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.55%) Scala
15 3 (0.55%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.37%) PHP4
16 2 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 48 (8.78%) Degree
2 41 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 30 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (5.30%) CCNA
5 25 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.46%) MCSE
7 8 (1.46%) VCP4
7 8 (1.46%) VCP5
8 6 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.91%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.55%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.37%) MCITP
11 2 (0.37%) MCP
11 2 (0.37%) EMC Certification
11 2 (0.37%) CCNP
12 1 (0.18%) IIBA
12 1 (0.18%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.13%) QA
2 19 (3.47%) SLA
3 13 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.73%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 97 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (10.24%) Active Directory
3 40 (7.31%) Hyper-V
4 37 (6.76%) Varnish
5 28 (5.12%) vSphere
6 27 (4.94%) KVM
7 26 (4.75%) Samba
8 21 (3.84%) vCloud
9 6 (1.10%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.91%) Docker
10 5 (0.91%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.55%) XenApp
12 2 (0.37%) XenServer
12 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.18%) Platform Symphony
13 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.18%) Xen
13 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 79 (14.44%) Puppet
2 78 (14.26%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (6.40%) ZABBIX
4 28 (5.12%) HAProxy
5 27 (4.94%) logstash
6 26 (4.75%) Kibana
6 26 (4.75%) StatsD
7 20 (3.66%) Nagios
8 15 (2.74%) Vagrant
9 13 (2.38%) SCCM
10 11 (2.01%) SCOM
11 9 (1.65%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.73%) Cacti
13 3 (0.55%) Opsview
13 3 (0.55%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.55%) Plesk
13 3 (0.55%) AppManager
14 2 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 2 (0.37%) OpenView
14 2 (0.37%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 144 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 132 (24.13%) VMware
3 82 (14.99%) Cisco
4 57 (10.42%) HP
5 46 (8.41%) Oracle
6 38 (6.95%) Apple
7 34 (6.22%) Dell
8 32 (5.85%) Red Hat
9 30 (5.48%) Google
9 30 (5.48%) Juniper
10 29 (5.30%) Citrix
11 28 (5.12%) New Relic
11 28 (5.12%) Sony
12 26 (4.75%) Toshiba
13 24 (4.39%) EMC
14 22 (4.02%) CheckPoint
15 21 (3.84%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (3.47%) Rackspace
17 12 (2.19%) ProCurve
18 11 (2.01%) ServiceNow
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits + Music
Posted: 21 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + bens / bonus - career development
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capco
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East Anglia
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 55000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: up to 55k - Plus Pension, Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Eckoh UK Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago