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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 680 683 746
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +63
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 224 175 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.35% 4.87% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 178 144 111
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £81,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £61,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.12% +22.50%
Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5151 3592 2879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.56% 3.45% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4327 3119 2498
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -26 131 £66,250 +10.41% 18
South East +18 63 £57,500 +4.54% 10
East of England -12 10 £65,000 +8.33% 1
East Midlands -29 5 £32,000 -54.28%
South West - 5 £40,000 -
West Midlands +4 2 £67,500 -14.28%
North West -1 2 £65,000 -10.34% 4
North East - 2 £41,405 - 3
Yorkshire -38 1 £70,000 +33.33%
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 215 (62.32%) SaaS
2 169 (48.99%) IaaS
3 106 (30.72%) Linux
4 97 (28.12%) Windows
5 89 (25.80%) MySQL
6 88 (25.51%) VMware
7 83 (24.06%) Microsoft
8 79 (22.90%) Opscode Chef
9 77 (22.32%) Puppet
10 75 (21.74%) UNIX
11 74 (21.45%) Java
12 73 (21.16%) Git (software)
13 72 (20.87%) PHP
14 70 (20.29%) .NET
15 66 (19.13%) Microsoft Azure
15 66 (19.13%) Open Source
15 66 (19.13%) Subversion
16 63 (18.26%) Web Services
17 61 (17.68%) TDD
18 60 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
19 57 (16.52%) Ruby
19 57 (16.52%) VMware Infrastructure
19 57 (16.52%) LAMP
20 56 (16.23%) Apache
21 55 (15.94%) Cloud Computing
22 53 (15.36%) Cisco
23 52 (15.07%) Configuration Management
24 51 (14.78%) Drupal
25 50 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
26 46 (13.33%) Unit Testing

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 56 (16.23%) Apache
2 51 (14.78%) Drupal
3 41 (11.88%) IIS
4 35 (10.14%) Apache Solr
5 24 (6.96%) nginx
6 23 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
7 22 (6.38%) Tomcat
8 18 (5.22%) SharePoint
8 18 (5.22%) WebSphere
9 16 (4.64%) Cloud Foundry
10 11 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (2.90%) OpenStack
12 9 (2.61%) Eucalyptus
13 8 (2.32%) MS Exchange
14 7 (2.03%) Node.js
15 6 (1.74%) Lync
16 5 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
17 4 (1.16%) Alfresco
17 4 (1.16%) CloudStack
18 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.32%) MS Office
3 4 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.29%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 215 (62.32%) SaaS
2 169 (48.99%) IaaS
3 66 (19.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (15.94%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
6 36 (10.43%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (4.93%) Joyent
8 13 (3.77%) Heroku
9 8 (2.32%) Google Apps
9 8 (2.32%) GitHub
10 2 (0.58%) Engine Yard
10 2 (0.58%) Office 365
10 2 (0.58%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.29%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.14%) DNS
2 27 (7.83%) Firewall
3 23 (6.67%) SAN
4 21 (6.09%) LDAP
5 19 (5.51%) LAN
6 17 (4.93%) WAN
6 17 (4.93%) Internet
7 14 (4.06%) HTTP
8 13 (3.77%) VPN
9 11 (3.19%) NAS
9 11 (3.19%) Unified Communications
9 11 (3.19%) TCP/IP
10 10 (2.90%) DHCP
11 8 (2.32%) Network Security
12 5 (1.45%) VLAN
12 5 (1.45%) SSL
12 5 (1.45%) VoIP
13 4 (1.16%) IPsec
13 4 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (0.87%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (25.80%) MySQL
2 46 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 44 (12.75%) SQL Server
4 35 (10.14%) NoSQL
5 28 (8.12%) Big Data
6 24 (6.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (6.38%) Hadoop
8 15 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
9 13 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (3.48%) Relational Database
11 9 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.32%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (2.03%) Redis
14 6 (1.74%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.74%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (1.16%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 73 (21.16%) Git (software)
2 66 (19.13%) Subversion
3 37 (10.72%) PHPUnit
4 18 (5.22%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (3.77%) JIRA
7 10 (2.90%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.61%) RSpec
8 9 (2.61%) Bugzilla
8 9 (2.61%) NUnit
8 9 (2.61%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.74%) Maven
10 4 (1.16%) JUnit
10 4 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (1.16%) Selenium
10 4 (1.16%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.87%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.29%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.29%) JMeter
12 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (6.67%) Finance
2 21 (6.09%) Telecoms
3 20 (5.80%) Marketing
4 11 (3.19%) Local Government
4 11 (3.19%) Retail
5 10 (2.90%) Back Office
5 10 (2.90%) Music Industry
5 10 (2.90%) Billing
6 9 (2.61%) Advertising
7 6 (1.74%) Games
8 3 (0.87%) Banking
9 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (25.22%) Architect
2 79 (22.90%) Developer
3 37 (10.72%) Drupal Developer
4 33 (9.57%) Consultant
5 31 (8.99%) Web Engineer
6 26 (7.54%) Cloud Architect
7 25 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (6.96%) Web Developer
9 23 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
9 23 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 22 (6.38%) IT Architect
11 21 (6.09%) Cloud Engineer
12 20 (5.80%) Technical Consultant
12 20 (5.80%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
13 16 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (4.64%) Administrator
13 16 (4.64%) Programmer
14 13 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
15 12 (3.48%) Web Programmer
16 11 (3.19%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (20.29%) .NET
2 63 (18.26%) Web Services
3 57 (16.52%) LAMP
4 30 (8.70%) Spring
5 29 (8.41%) HTML
5 29 (8.41%) CSS
6 25 (7.25%) Middleware
7 24 (6.96%) ASP.NET
7 24 (6.96%) jQuery
8 23 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
9 22 (6.38%) WCF
10 21 (6.09%) RESTful
11 18 (5.22%) SOAP
11 18 (5.22%) XML
12 17 (4.93%) Memcached
12 17 (4.93%) J2EE
13 16 (4.64%) Ruby on Rails
13 16 (4.64%) REST
14 14 (4.06%) Ajax
15 13 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 66 (19.13%) Open Source
2 37 (10.72%) Taxonomies
3 21 (6.09%) Grid Computing
4 19 (5.51%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.77%) Digital Media
7 10 (2.90%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.90%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.90%) Web 2.0
8 7 (2.03%) Blog
9 6 (1.74%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.45%) Social Media
10 5 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.45%) Clustering
11 4 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.16%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.16%) iPhone
12 3 (0.87%) Replication
12 3 (0.87%) Tandem
13 2 (0.58%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 106 (30.72%) Linux
2 97 (28.12%) Windows
3 75 (21.74%) UNIX
4 18 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (4.35%) Ubuntu
6 11 (3.19%) Debian
7 7 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.45%) Android
8 5 (1.45%) HPUX
9 4 (1.16%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.16%) Gentoo
9 4 (1.16%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.16%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.58%) VMS
10 2 (0.58%) SUSE
10 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.29%) VME
11 1 (0.29%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (17.68%) TDD
2 60 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
3 52 (15.07%) Configuration Management
4 50 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 46 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 45 (13.04%) Project Management
7 44 (12.75%) ITIL
7 44 (12.75%) BDD
8 37 (10.72%) Content Management
9 30 (8.70%) Scrum
10 29 (8.41%) MVC
11 28 (8.12%) CRM
11 28 (8.12%) Technical Architecture
12 25 (7.25%) SOA
13 24 (6.96%) Service Delivery
13 24 (6.96%) Kanban
14 23 (6.67%) OO
15 20 (5.80%) Change Management
15 20 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 74 (21.45%) Java
2 72 (20.87%) PHP
3 57 (16.52%) Ruby
4 44 (12.75%) SQL
5 42 (12.17%) JavaScript
5 42 (12.17%) Python
6 35 (10.14%) Perl
6 35 (10.14%) C#
7 21 (6.09%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.32%) C++
9 6 (1.74%) C
9 6 (1.74%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.45%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.45%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.45%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.16%) PHP5
12 3 (0.87%) Delphi
13 2 (0.58%) Groovy
14 1 (0.29%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 30 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.22%) Degree
3 14 (4.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.32%) CCNA
6 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.87%) MCITP
6 3 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.87%) MCP
6 3 (0.87%) MCSA
7 2 (0.58%) CCIE
7 2 (0.58%) CCNP
7 2 (0.58%) JNCIP
7 2 (0.58%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.29%) SCSA
8 1 (0.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.93%) QA
2 5 (1.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (16.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (10.72%) Active Directory
3 36 (10.43%) Varnish
4 20 (5.80%) Hyper-V
5 17 (4.93%) vSphere
6 13 (3.77%) KVM
7 10 (2.90%) Samba
7 10 (2.90%) vCloud
8 4 (1.16%) VirtualBox
8 4 (1.16%) XenServer
9 3 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.29%) Docker
10 1 (0.29%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.29%) XenApp
10 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 79 (22.90%) Opscode Chef
2 77 (22.32%) Puppet
3 25 (7.25%) Nagios
4 16 (4.64%) ZABBIX
5 14 (4.06%) HAProxy
6 11 (3.19%) Cacti
7 10 (2.90%) OpenView
7 10 (2.90%) Ganglia
7 10 (2.90%) StatsD
8 9 (2.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (2.03%) Vagrant
9 7 (2.03%) CFEngine
10 6 (1.74%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.45%) SCCM
11 5 (1.45%) AppManager
12 3 (0.87%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.29%) collectd
13 1 (0.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 1 (0.29%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 88 (25.51%) VMware
2 83 (24.06%) Microsoft
3 53 (15.36%) Cisco
4 38 (11.01%) Citrix
5 37 (10.72%) Rackspace
6 31 (8.99%) Oracle
7 21 (6.09%) Juniper
8 20 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (5.80%) HP
9 19 (5.51%) EMC
10 17 (4.93%) Siebel
11 16 (4.64%) SAP
12 14 (4.06%) Apple
12 14 (4.06%) New Relic
13 13 (3.77%) TIBCO
14 12 (3.48%) IBM
15 11 (3.19%) Splunk
15 11 (3.19%) Google
15 11 (3.19%) Dell
15 11 (3.19%) BMC
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Intapeople
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum (DOE) + exceptional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,500 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 18 days ago