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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 590 648 766
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +118
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 307 207 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.20% 0.090%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.53% 5.33% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 214 161 76
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -13.72%
Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5551 3887 3189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.05% 3.82% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4522 3363 2759
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +26 196 £57,500 -17.85% 21
South East -12 63 £45,000 -18.18% 9
East of England - 35 £44,000 - 4
North West +1 6 £44,500 - 4
West Midlands +4 3 £55,000 +46.66% 1
South West - 3 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands -13 2 £55,000 -
North East - 2 £37,550 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 293 (54.97%) IaaS
2 260 (48.78%) SaaS
3 199 (37.34%) Linux
4 183 (34.33%) Windows
5 140 (26.27%) Microsoft
6 136 (25.52%) VMware
7 119 (22.33%) MySQL
7 119 (22.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 108 (20.26%) ITIL
9 99 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 96 (18.01%) DevOps
11 92 (17.26%) .NET
11 92 (17.26%) Java
12 87 (16.32%) Web Services
13 85 (15.95%) Cisco
14 84 (15.76%) Opscode Chef
15 83 (15.57%) Puppet
16 82 (15.38%) SQL Server
17 81 (15.20%) PHP
18 78 (14.63%) Git (software)
19 73 (13.70%) Cloud Computing
20 72 (13.51%) SQL
20 72 (13.51%) IIS
20 72 (13.51%) UNIX
21 71 (13.32%) Apache
22 70 (13.13%) Subversion
22 70 (13.13%) Open Source
23 68 (12.76%) Finance
24 67 (12.57%) JavaScript
24 67 (12.57%) MongoDB

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 72 (13.51%) IIS
2 71 (13.32%) Apache
3 40 (7.50%) Apache Solr
3 40 (7.50%) Drupal
4 36 (6.75%) nginx
5 30 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (5.07%) SharePoint
7 25 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (3.75%) Lync
8 20 (3.75%) Node.js
9 19 (3.56%) MS Exchange
10 18 (3.38%) Cloud Foundry
11 15 (2.81%) Tomcat
12 13 (2.44%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.69%) Alfresco
14 8 (1.50%) CMS
15 7 (1.31%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.75%) Eucalyptus
16 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
17 3 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 39 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.75%) MS Office
3 4 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.75%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 4 (0.75%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 293 (54.97%) IaaS
2 260 (48.78%) SaaS
3 119 (22.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 73 (13.70%) Cloud Computing
5 66 (12.38%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (3.94%) Heroku
8 14 (2.63%) Google App Engine
9 11 (2.06%) Google Apps
9 11 (2.06%) Office 365
10 10 (1.88%) Joyent
11 6 (1.13%) GitHub
12 4 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.56%) Jelastic
14 2 (0.38%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.38%) Force.com
14 2 (0.38%) Engine Yard
15 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
15 1 (0.19%) ElastiCache
15 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 59 (11.07%) Firewall
2 52 (9.76%) LAN
3 49 (9.19%) WAN
4 28 (5.25%) DNS
5 24 (4.50%) HTTP
6 22 (4.13%) VPN
7 21 (3.94%) Network Security
8 20 (3.75%) SAN
9 19 (3.56%) LDAP
10 16 (3.00%) TCP/IP
11 14 (2.63%) Internet
12 13 (2.44%) VoIP
13 11 (2.06%) NAS
14 10 (1.88%) DHCP
14 10 (1.88%) Wireless
15 9 (1.69%) MPLS
16 8 (1.50%) Unified Communications
16 8 (1.50%) SNMP
17 7 (1.31%) IPsec
17 7 (1.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (22.33%) MySQL
2 82 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 67 (12.57%) MongoDB
4 55 (10.32%) NoSQL
5 33 (6.19%) Big Data
5 33 (6.19%) Hadoop
6 28 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (3.56%) Azure SQL Database
9 17 (3.19%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (2.44%) Redis
12 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (2.06%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.50%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (1.31%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 78 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 70 (13.13%) Subversion
3 44 (8.26%) Jenkins
4 31 (5.82%) TeamCity
4 31 (5.82%) PHPUnit
5 25 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (3.94%) JIRA
7 16 (3.00%) NUnit
8 14 (2.63%) Visual Studio
9 13 (2.44%) Bugzilla
10 6 (1.13%) RSpec
10 6 (1.13%) Maven
11 5 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.75%) Hudson
12 4 (0.75%) JUnit
13 3 (0.56%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.56%) Selenium
13 3 (0.56%) Gerrit
13 3 (0.56%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.19%) IntelliJ
General
1 68 (12.76%) Finance
2 38 (7.13%) Retail
3 36 (6.75%) Telecoms
4 27 (5.07%) Music Industry
5 18 (3.38%) Games
6 14 (2.63%) Banking
7 13 (2.44%) Advertising
8 12 (2.25%) Marketing
8 12 (2.25%) Local Government
9 11 (2.06%) Back Office
10 9 (1.69%) Billing
11 6 (1.13%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.75%) Publishing
14 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.38%) Legal
14 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 111 (20.83%) Architect
2 98 (18.39%) Developer
3 51 (9.57%) Consultant
4 45 (8.44%) Web Engineer
5 37 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
6 34 (6.38%) Cloud Architect
7 27 (5.07%) Operations Engineer
8 26 (4.88%) Web Developer
8 26 (4.88%) Drupal Developer
9 25 (4.69%) IT Architect
10 24 (4.50%) Analyst
11 23 (4.32%) Sales Consultant
11 23 (4.32%) Programmer
11 23 (4.32%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 22 (4.13%) Technical Consultant
13 20 (3.75%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
14 19 (3.56%) Web Programmer
15 17 (3.19%) Technical Support
15 17 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
16 16 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (17.26%) .NET
2 87 (16.32%) Web Services
3 57 (10.69%) LAMP
4 51 (9.57%) HTML
5 49 (9.19%) ASP.NET
6 45 (8.44%) CSS
7 37 (6.94%) XML
8 32 (6.00%) Middleware
9 31 (5.82%) SOAP
10 29 (5.44%) WCF
10 29 (5.44%) jQuery
11 28 (5.25%) Spring
12 27 (5.07%) REST
13 26 (4.88%) HTML5
13 26 (4.88%) RESTful
14 22 (4.13%) JSON
15 19 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (3.38%) Ruby on Rails
16 18 (3.38%) XSL
16 18 (3.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.13%) Open Source
2 39 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 31 (5.82%) Taxonomies
4 27 (5.07%) Blackberry
5 21 (3.94%) Grid Computing
6 17 (3.19%) Visualisation
6 17 (3.19%) Digital Media
7 15 (2.81%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.25%) Web 2.0
9 11 (2.06%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.69%) Replication
11 8 (1.50%) Firmware
12 7 (1.31%) Clustering
12 7 (1.31%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.13%) IVR
14 5 (0.94%) iPhone
14 5 (0.94%) Social Media
15 4 (0.75%) Blog
15 4 (0.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 199 (37.34%) Linux
2 183 (34.33%) Windows
3 72 (13.51%) UNIX
4 58 (10.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (7.32%) Ubuntu
6 27 (5.07%) Debian
7 26 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (3.94%) Android
9 20 (3.75%) Apple iOS
10 19 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.13%) Windows Phone
12 6 (1.13%) SUSE
13 5 (0.94%) HPUX
14 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.56%) Solaris
14 3 (0.56%) Gentoo
14 3 (0.56%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.38%) CentOS
15 2 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (20.26%) ITIL
2 96 (18.01%) DevOps
3 64 (12.01%) TDD
4 57 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (10.32%) Project Management
6 50 (9.38%) CRM
7 45 (8.44%) Unit Testing
8 44 (8.26%) SOA
9 43 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (7.88%) Content Management
10 42 (7.88%) Automated Testing
11 39 (7.32%) MVC
12 38 (7.13%) Change Management
12 38 (7.13%) BDD
13 36 (6.75%) OO
14 34 (6.38%) Configuration Management
15 33 (6.19%) Scrum
15 33 (6.19%) Service Delivery
16 28 (5.25%) Data Modelling
17 27 (5.07%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 92 (17.26%) Java
2 81 (15.20%) PHP
3 72 (13.51%) SQL
4 67 (12.57%) JavaScript
5 66 (12.38%) Python
6 56 (10.51%) Ruby
7 52 (9.76%) C#
8 34 (6.38%) Perl
9 22 (4.13%) PowerShell
10 20 (3.75%) C
11 15 (2.81%) C++
12 11 (2.06%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.88%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.31%) Groovy
15 5 (0.94%) PHP5
16 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.75%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.38%) Scala
17 2 (0.38%) PHP4
17 2 (0.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 46 (8.63%) Degree
2 41 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (5.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (5.07%) CCNA
5 10 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.50%) VCP5
6 8 (1.50%) VCP4
7 6 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (1.13%) MCSE
7 6 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.75%) MCITP
8 4 (0.75%) MCP
8 4 (0.75%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.56%) MCSA
9 3 (0.56%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.38%) EMC Certification
10 2 (0.38%) CCNP
11 1 (0.19%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.69%) QA
2 19 (3.56%) SLA
3 13 (2.44%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.75%) COBIT
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (10.51%) Active Directory
3 41 (7.69%) Varnish
4 40 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 28 (5.25%) KVM
6 27 (5.07%) vSphere
6 27 (5.07%) Samba
7 20 (3.75%) vCloud
8 5 (0.94%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.94%) Docker
9 4 (0.75%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.56%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.56%) XenApp
11 2 (0.38%) XenServer
12 1 (0.19%) Xen
12 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.19%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 84 (15.76%) Opscode Chef
2 83 (15.57%) Puppet
3 36 (6.75%) ZABBIX
4 30 (5.63%) HAProxy
5 28 (5.25%) logstash
6 27 (5.07%) Kibana
6 27 (5.07%) StatsD
7 23 (4.32%) Nagios
8 15 (2.81%) Vagrant
9 13 (2.44%) SCCM
10 11 (2.06%) SCOM
11 8 (1.50%) Zenoss
12 6 (1.13%) Cacti
13 4 (0.75%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.75%) Ganglia
13 4 (0.75%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.75%) OpenView
13 4 (0.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 4 (0.75%) AppManager
14 3 (0.56%) Plesk
Vendors
1 140 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 136 (25.52%) VMware
3 85 (15.95%) Cisco
4 56 (10.51%) HP
5 41 (7.69%) Oracle
6 38 (7.13%) Apple
7 34 (6.38%) Juniper
7 34 (6.38%) Dell
8 33 (6.19%) Citrix
9 31 (5.82%) Red Hat
10 30 (5.63%) New Relic
11 29 (5.44%) Sony
12 28 (5.25%) Google
13 27 (5.07%) Toshiba
14 25 (4.69%) EMC
15 23 (4.32%) Rackspace
16 22 (4.13%) CheckPoint
16 22 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
17 12 (2.25%) ProCurve
18 10 (1.88%) ServiceNow
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Fantastic Salary + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
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
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus and excellent bonus and benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capco
Salary: Competitive+Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Eckoh UK Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago