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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 585 713 747
Rank change year-on-year
+128 +34
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 302 139 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.55% 3.59% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 240 102 130
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +1.81%
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
5440 3876 3207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.10% 3.89% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4374 3351 2809
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +81 183 £58,000 -22.66% 18
South East +31 65 £57,500 +16.16% 16
East of England +17 32 £45,000 -
North West -10 10 £67,500 -18.18% 7
South West - 6 £48,250 - 2
East Midlands -9 5 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands -14 1 £80,000 -11.11% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 2
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 324 (54.92%) IaaS
2 294 (49.83%) SaaS
3 205 (34.75%) Linux
4 200 (33.90%) Windows
5 173 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
6 160 (27.12%) Microsoft
7 144 (24.41%) Microsoft Azure
8 124 (21.02%) VMware
9 115 (19.49%) .NET
10 112 (18.98%) ITIL
11 110 (18.64%) Java
12 106 (17.97%) SQL Server
13 99 (16.78%) MySQL
14 96 (16.27%) Finance
14 96 (16.27%) Web Services
15 89 (15.08%) Puppet
16 87 (14.75%) Cisco
17 86 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 85 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
19 82 (13.90%) SQL
20 81 (13.73%) PHP
20 81 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
21 78 (13.22%) DevOps
22 75 (12.71%) Git (software)
23 74 (12.54%) Firewall
24 72 (12.20%) MongoDB
25 71 (12.03%) Cloud Computing
26 70 (11.86%) IIS
26 70 (11.86%) HP
27 69 (11.69%) SOA

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 70 (11.86%) IIS
2 54 (9.15%) Apache
3 42 (7.12%) nginx
4 38 (6.44%) Apache Solr
5 35 (5.93%) Elasticsearch
6 32 (5.42%) BizTalk Server
7 31 (5.25%) SharePoint
8 24 (4.07%) Lync
9 23 (3.90%) Drupal
9 23 (3.90%) MS Exchange
10 14 (2.37%) Node.js
11 13 (2.20%) OpenStack
12 12 (2.03%) Tomcat
13 11 (1.86%) CMS
14 10 (1.69%) Alfresco
15 7 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
16 6 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
17 4 (0.68%) IBM Notes
18 2 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
18 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.58%) MS Office
3 8 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.34%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 30 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.53%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 9 (1.53%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 324 (54.92%) IaaS
2 294 (49.83%) SaaS
3 144 (24.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 85 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
5 71 (12.03%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (3.22%) Heroku
7 18 (3.05%) Google App Engine
7 18 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (2.88%) Office 365
9 13 (2.20%) Google Apps
10 11 (1.86%) GitHub
11 7 (1.19%) Joyent
12 6 (1.02%) Force.com
13 4 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.51%) Jelastic
14 3 (0.51%) Google Compute Engine
15 1 (0.17%) ElastiCache
15 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 74 (12.54%) Firewall
2 63 (10.68%) WAN
3 51 (8.64%) LAN
4 34 (5.76%) VPN
5 21 (3.56%) SAN
6 20 (3.39%) DNS
6 20 (3.39%) HTTP
6 20 (3.39%) Network Security
7 17 (2.88%) LDAP
8 15 (2.54%) NAS
9 14 (2.37%) Internet
10 13 (2.20%) MPLS
11 12 (2.03%) Wireless
11 12 (2.03%) VoIP
12 11 (1.86%) IPsec
13 10 (1.69%) SNMP
13 10 (1.69%) TCP/IP
14 8 (1.36%) PBX
14 8 (1.36%) VLAN
14 8 (1.36%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 99 (16.78%) MySQL
3 72 (12.20%) MongoDB
4 40 (6.78%) NoSQL
5 30 (5.08%) Hadoop
6 28 (4.75%) Big Data
7 26 (4.41%) Azure SQL Database
8 25 (4.24%) Relational Database
8 25 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (2.20%) Oracle Database
10 13 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (2.20%) RDBMS
11 12 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.69%) Redis
14 9 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
15 7 (1.19%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 75 (12.71%) Git (software)
2 59 (10.00%) Subversion
3 56 (9.49%) Jenkins
4 35 (5.93%) TeamCity
5 26 (4.41%) Visual Studio
6 24 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (3.90%) PHPUnit
8 16 (2.71%) JIRA
9 14 (2.37%) NUnit
10 8 (1.36%) Bugzilla
11 6 (1.02%) RSpec
12 5 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.68%) JUnit
13 4 (0.68%) Hudson
14 3 (0.51%) Gerrit
14 3 (0.51%) Maven
14 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
15 2 (0.34%) Toad
16 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
16 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
General
1 96 (16.27%) Finance
2 57 (9.66%) Retail
3 37 (6.27%) Telecoms
4 31 (5.25%) Music Industry
5 19 (3.22%) Games
6 14 (2.37%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.37%) Marketing
7 13 (2.20%) Banking
8 12 (2.03%) Advertising
9 9 (1.53%) Back Office
10 6 (1.02%) Local Government
11 5 (0.85%) Billing
11 5 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.85%) Publishing
12 3 (0.51%) Legal
13 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.34%) Automotive
14 1 (0.17%) Law
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 138 (23.39%) Architect
2 99 (16.78%) Developer
3 49 (8.31%) Consultant
4 44 (7.46%) Cloud Architect
5 43 (7.29%) Web Engineer
6 40 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
7 31 (5.25%) Operations Engineer
8 25 (4.24%) Analyst
9 21 (3.56%) Web Developer
9 21 (3.56%) Senior Developer
10 19 (3.22%) Technical Support
10 19 (3.22%) Support Engineer
10 19 (3.22%) Technical Consultant
10 19 (3.22%) Administrator
10 19 (3.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (3.05%) Software Engineer
11 18 (3.05%) Infrastructure Architect
11 18 (3.05%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 18 (3.05%) Drupal Developer
12 17 (2.88%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (19.49%) .NET
2 96 (16.27%) Web Services
3 58 (9.83%) HTML
4 52 (8.81%) CSS
5 51 (8.64%) ASP.NET
6 49 (8.31%) XML
7 46 (7.80%) LAMP
8 39 (6.61%) AngularJS
9 36 (6.10%) jQuery
9 36 (6.10%) HTML5
10 29 (4.92%) WCF
10 29 (4.92%) JSON
11 27 (4.58%) RESTful
12 26 (4.41%) SOAP
13 25 (4.24%) REST
14 22 (3.73%) Middleware
15 18 (3.05%) XSD
15 18 (3.05%) XSL
15 18 (3.05%) Django
16 15 (2.54%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (8.81%) Open Source
3 34 (5.76%) Management Information System
4 31 (5.25%) Blackberry
5 23 (3.90%) Taxonomies
6 18 (3.05%) Visualisation
7 17 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.88%) Digital Media
8 16 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.03%) User Experience
10 11 (1.86%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.86%) Replication
11 10 (1.69%) Grid Computing
12 8 (1.36%) Clustering
12 8 (1.36%) Firmware
13 6 (1.02%) PMI
13 6 (1.02%) IVR
13 6 (1.02%) iPhone
13 6 (1.02%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 205 (34.75%) Linux
2 200 (33.90%) Windows
3 63 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (9.66%) UNIX
5 45 (7.63%) Ubuntu
6 31 (5.25%) Debian
7 25 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (3.39%) Apple iOS
10 19 (3.22%) Android
11 17 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.36%) SUSE
13 7 (1.19%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.85%) HPUX
14 5 (0.85%) Solaris
15 4 (0.68%) AIX
15 4 (0.68%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.34%) CentOS
17 1 (0.17%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (18.98%) ITIL
3 78 (13.22%) DevOps
4 69 (11.69%) SOA
5 68 (11.53%) Migration
6 67 (11.36%) CRM
7 58 (9.83%) Scrum
8 53 (8.98%) TDD
9 48 (8.14%) Project Management
10 46 (7.80%) TOGAF
11 40 (6.78%) Change Management
12 39 (6.61%) MVC
13 36 (6.10%) Content Management
13 36 (6.10%) Unit Testing
13 36 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (5.93%) E-Commerce
15 34 (5.76%) OO
15 34 (5.76%) Data Modelling
16 33 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (5.59%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (18.64%) Java
2 82 (13.90%) SQL
3 81 (13.73%) PHP
4 66 (11.19%) C#
5 64 (10.85%) JavaScript
6 54 (9.15%) Python
7 43 (7.29%) Ruby
8 34 (5.76%) Perl
9 25 (4.24%) Bash Shell
10 19 (3.22%) C
11 16 (2.71%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.54%) C++
13 8 (1.36%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.19%) Groovy
15 6 (1.02%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.85%) Scala
17 4 (0.68%) Korn
18 2 (0.34%) PHP5
18 2 (0.34%) PHP4
18 2 (0.34%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 58 (9.83%) Degree
2 37 (6.27%) Security Cleared
3 34 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (4.92%) CCNA
5 20 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.53%) MCSE
8 8 (1.36%) VCP4
8 8 (1.36%) VCP5
9 7 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.19%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.02%) CCNP
11 4 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.68%) CCIE
12 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.51%) JNCIA
13 2 (0.34%) EMC Certification
14 1 (0.17%) MBA
14 1 (0.17%) CCSA
14 1 (0.17%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.95%) QA
2 18 (3.05%) SLA
3 13 (2.20%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.68%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 86 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (10.51%) Active Directory
3 40 (6.78%) Hyper-V
4 38 (6.44%) Varnish
5 31 (5.25%) KVM
5 31 (5.25%) Samba
6 24 (4.07%) vSphere
7 19 (3.22%) vCloud
8 8 (1.36%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.19%) Docker
10 6 (1.02%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.68%) Xen
11 4 (0.68%) XenApp
12 2 (0.34%) XenServer
12 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 89 (15.08%) Puppet
2 81 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (6.61%) ZABBIX
4 32 (5.42%) logstash
5 31 (5.25%) Kibana
5 31 (5.25%) HAProxy
5 31 (5.25%) StatsD
6 25 (4.24%) Nagios
7 16 (2.71%) Vagrant
8 13 (2.20%) SCCM
9 12 (2.03%) SCOM
10 11 (1.86%) Cacti
11 10 (1.69%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.51%) Plesk
12 3 (0.51%) Salt
13 2 (0.34%) Opsview
13 2 (0.34%) Ansible
14 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
14 1 (0.17%) Nessus
14 1 (0.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 160 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 124 (21.02%) VMware
3 87 (14.75%) Cisco
4 70 (11.86%) HP
5 55 (9.32%) Oracle
6 43 (7.29%) Apple
7 40 (6.78%) Google
8 38 (6.44%) Dell
9 35 (5.93%) Red Hat
10 33 (5.59%) Sony
10 33 (5.59%) Salesforce.com
11 32 (5.42%) Juniper
12 31 (5.25%) Toshiba
12 31 (5.25%) New Relic
13 25 (4.24%) CheckPoint
14 20 (3.39%) Citrix
15 17 (2.88%) EMC
16 16 (2.71%) Rackspace
17 14 (2.37%) SAP
18 12 (2.03%) ServiceNow
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Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
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East London
RecruitX
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 3 days ago
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Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
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York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
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Asset Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
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Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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London
Resource On Demand Limited
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City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus amd Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
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