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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 537 678 697
Rank change year-on-year
+141 +19
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 368 226 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.50% 3.59% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 259 181 138
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,733 £47,800
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £56,250 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -8.16%
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
8176 6293 4333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.90% 5.69% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6623 5223 3710
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 +106 218 £65,000 - 31
South East +27 72 £52,500 -8.69% 18
South West -9 20 £250,000 +525.00% 7
East of England +27 14 £50,000 -23.07% 1
West Midlands -11 11 £32,500 -51.85% 1
North West +11 9 £57,500 -11.53% 2
East Midlands +13 7 £55,000 +71.87%
Yorkshire +21 6 £53,750 -23.21%
North East -7 1 £47,500 +14.72%
Midlands - 1 - -
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 351 (52.78%) IaaS
2 343 (51.58%) SaaS
3 272 (40.90%) Linux
4 208 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
5 184 (27.67%) Windows
6 181 (27.22%) Amazon AWS
7 152 (22.86%) VMware
7 152 (22.86%) Puppet
7 152 (22.86%) DevOps
8 146 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
9 140 (21.05%) Java
10 139 (20.90%) Microsoft
11 134 (20.15%) Microsoft Azure
12 132 (19.85%) Web Services
13 125 (18.80%) Degree
14 124 (18.65%) VMware Infrastructure
15 112 (16.84%) SQL Server
15 112 (16.84%) Apache
16 110 (16.54%) SQL
16 110 (16.54%) Git (software)
17 104 (15.64%) Oracle
18 102 (15.34%) UNIX
19 101 (15.19%) .NET
20 98 (14.74%) Firewall
21 97 (14.59%) JavaScript
21 97 (14.59%) SOA
22 96 (14.44%) Cisco
22 96 (14.44%) Python
23 91 (13.68%) Cloud Computing
24 89 (13.38%) Finance

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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
1 112 (16.84%) Apache
2 64 (9.62%) Tomcat
3 59 (8.87%) IIS
4 56 (8.42%) OpenStack
5 47 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
6 40 (6.02%) SharePoint
7 39 (5.86%) nginx
8 35 (5.26%) JBoss
9 31 (4.66%) Apache Solr
10 29 (4.36%) Node.js
11 23 (3.46%) WebLogic
11 23 (3.46%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (3.31%) WebSphere
13 17 (2.56%) Drupal
14 16 (2.41%) MS Exchange
15 14 (2.11%) Confluence
16 10 (1.50%) IBM Notes
17 9 (1.35%) WordPress
18 7 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
19 6 (0.90%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 68 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.66%) MS Office
3 13 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 351 (52.78%) IaaS
2 343 (51.58%) SaaS
3 181 (27.22%) Amazon AWS
4 134 (20.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 91 (13.68%) Cloud Computing
6 68 (10.23%) Office 365
7 27 (4.06%) Heroku
8 21 (3.16%) Terremark
9 19 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
10 16 (2.41%) Google App Engine
11 14 (2.11%) Google Apps
12 13 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (1.50%) OpenShift
14 9 (1.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (1.35%) Amazon S3
15 8 (1.20%) CloudFront
15 8 (1.20%) GitHub
16 7 (1.05%) Force.com
16 7 (1.05%) HP Helion
17 6 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 98 (14.74%) Firewall
2 49 (7.37%) WAN
2 49 (7.37%) VPN
3 47 (7.07%) LAN
3 47 (7.07%) SAN
4 46 (6.92%) TCP/IP
5 44 (6.62%) DNS
6 40 (6.02%) VoIP
7 34 (5.11%) Internet
8 32 (4.81%) HTTP
9 26 (3.91%) MPLS
10 25 (3.76%) Unified Communications
11 22 (3.31%) FTP
11 22 (3.31%) HTTPS
12 21 (3.16%) Network Security
13 20 (3.01%) LDAP
14 19 (2.86%) SMTP
15 18 (2.71%) PBX
16 15 (2.26%) DHCP
17 14 (2.11%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 85 (12.78%) MySQL
3 60 (9.02%) MongoDB
4 32 (4.81%) DB2
4 32 (4.81%) NoSQL
4 32 (4.81%) Relational Database
5 25 (3.76%) Hadoop
6 21 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (2.56%) Big Data
8 15 (2.26%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.95%) Oracle Database
11 12 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (1.50%) Redis
12 10 (1.50%) Neo4j
13 8 (1.20%) MemSQL
13 8 (1.20%) Couchbase
13 8 (1.20%) MariaDB
13 8 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 110 (16.54%) Git (software)
2 66 (9.92%) Jenkins
3 32 (4.81%) TeamCity
3 32 (4.81%) Subversion
4 25 (3.76%) Maven
4 25 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (3.46%) JIRA
6 10 (1.50%) Mercurial
7 9 (1.35%) RSpec
7 9 (1.35%) Hudson
8 8 (1.20%) Gerrit
8 8 (1.20%) NUnit
9 7 (1.05%) Ant
9 7 (1.05%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (1.05%) Gradle
9 7 (1.05%) Artifactory
10 6 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.90%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.60%) Grunt
General
1 89 (13.38%) Finance
2 60 (9.02%) Retail
3 35 (5.26%) Banking
4 30 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.46%) Manufacturing
6 22 (3.31%) Marketing
7 20 (3.01%) Automotive
8 12 (1.80%) Electronics
9 8 (1.20%) Law
10 7 (1.05%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.90%) Publishing
12 5 (0.75%) Games
12 5 (0.75%) Advertising
13 3 (0.45%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.30%) Legal
14 2 (0.30%) Military
15 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 162 (24.36%) Architect
2 94 (14.14%) Developer
3 68 (10.23%) Solutions Architect
4 44 (6.62%) Linux Engineer
5 42 (6.32%) Cloud Architect
6 37 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 34 (5.11%) Java Developer
7 34 (5.11%) DevOps Engineer
8 32 (4.81%) Analyst
9 31 (4.66%) Administrator
10 30 (4.51%) Enterprise Architect
11 29 (4.36%) Cloud Engineer
12 27 (4.06%) Consultant
12 27 (4.06%) Senior Developer
13 25 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
14 23 (3.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 22 (3.31%) Software Engineer
15 22 (3.31%) Technical Manager
16 20 (3.01%) Engineering Manager
17 18 (2.71%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (19.85%) Web Services
2 101 (15.19%) .NET
3 64 (9.62%) XML
4 58 (8.72%) CSS
4 58 (8.72%) Middleware
5 55 (8.27%) HTML
6 54 (8.12%) ASP.NET
7 42 (6.32%) RESTful
8 33 (4.96%) ActiveMQ
9 31 (4.66%) LAMP
9 31 (4.66%) jQuery
10 28 (4.21%) Spring
11 25 (3.76%) REST
12 24 (3.61%) SOAP
13 20 (3.01%) JSON
14 19 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
14 19 (2.86%) AngularJS
15 18 (2.71%) Backbone.js
15 18 (2.71%) Hibernate
16 16 (2.41%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.13%) Open Source
2 66 (9.92%) Computer Science
3 57 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 47 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (5.86%) Private Cloud
5 39 (5.86%) Clustering
6 37 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (5.41%) Public Cloud
8 23 (3.46%) Hybrid Cloud
8 23 (3.46%) BYOD
9 20 (3.01%) iSeries
10 18 (2.71%) SWIFT
10 18 (2.71%) Blackberry
11 15 (2.26%) BBC
11 15 (2.26%) User Experience
12 14 (2.11%) Enterprise Cloud
12 14 (2.11%) Wiki
13 13 (1.95%) CMDB
13 13 (1.95%) E-Learning
13 13 (1.95%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 272 (40.90%) Linux
2 184 (27.67%) Windows
3 102 (15.34%) UNIX
4 75 (11.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 57 (8.57%) Ubuntu
6 43 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (4.66%) CentOS
9 21 (3.16%) Debian
9 21 (3.16%) VMS
10 10 (1.50%) Android
10 10 (1.50%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (1.20%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.20%) AIX
13 5 (0.75%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.30%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (22.86%) DevOps
3 97 (14.59%) SOA
4 86 (12.93%) E-Commerce
5 83 (12.48%) Configuration Management
6 80 (12.03%) ITIL
7 78 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (11.13%) Scrum
8 74 (11.13%) Migration
9 70 (10.53%) Mentoring
10 65 (9.77%) TOGAF
10 65 (9.77%) Project Management
11 61 (9.17%) CRM
12 60 (9.02%) Performance Tuning
13 55 (8.27%) MVC
14 47 (7.07%) Enterprise Architecture
15 45 (6.77%) TDD
16 43 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
16 43 (6.47%) Continuous Delivery
17 41 (6.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 140 (21.05%) Java
2 110 (16.54%) SQL
3 97 (14.59%) JavaScript
4 96 (14.44%) Python
5 77 (11.58%) Ruby
6 66 (9.92%) C#
7 64 (9.62%) PHP
8 56 (8.42%) Bash Shell
9 49 (7.37%) Perl
10 44 (6.62%) Shell Script
11 35 (5.26%) PowerShell
12 27 (4.06%) Scala
13 15 (2.26%) C++
14 14 (2.11%) C
15 7 (1.05%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.05%) Clojure
16 6 (0.90%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.90%) Jython
17 3 (0.45%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 125 (18.80%) Degree
2 48 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (6.47%) CCNA
5 40 (6.02%) MCSE
6 29 (4.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (2.71%) Security Cleared
8 12 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.65%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.35%) CISSP
10 9 (1.35%) MCITP
11 8 (1.20%) RHCE
12 7 (1.05%) PMI Certification
12 7 (1.05%) CCNP
13 6 (0.90%) HP AIS
14 5 (0.75%) VCP5
14 5 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.60%) HP ASE
15 4 (0.60%) PMP
16 3 (0.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.21%) QA
2 11 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.05%) SLA
3 7 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 124 (18.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (10.98%) Active Directory
3 67 (10.08%) vSphere
4 35 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 31 (4.66%) KVM
6 25 (3.76%) Varnish
7 20 (3.01%) VirtualBox
8 19 (2.86%) Xen
9 18 (2.71%) Samba
9 18 (2.71%) GlusterFS
10 17 (2.56%) VMware ESX
11 15 (2.26%) Docker
11 15 (2.26%) vCloud
12 13 (1.95%) Apache Flume
13 11 (1.65%) Firmware
14 10 (1.50%) NFS
14 10 (1.50%) XenApp
15 9 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
16 8 (1.20%) NDS
17 7 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 152 (22.86%) Puppet
2 146 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (4.81%) logstash
4 27 (4.06%) Nagios
5 25 (3.76%) Graphite
6 23 (3.46%) SCCM
6 23 (3.46%) Ansible
7 21 (3.16%) Vagrant
7 21 (3.16%) Red Hat Satellite
8 19 (2.86%) HAProxy
9 18 (2.71%) StatsD
9 18 (2.71%) Kibana
9 18 (2.71%) ZABBIX
10 13 (1.95%) Graylog
11 10 (1.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 10 (1.50%) Tivoli
12 9 (1.35%) Linux-HA
13 8 (1.20%) ITRS Geneos
14 7 (1.05%) Cacti
14 7 (1.05%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 152 (22.86%) VMware
2 139 (20.90%) Microsoft
3 104 (15.64%) Oracle
4 96 (14.44%) Cisco
5 86 (12.93%) Red Hat
6 57 (8.57%) HP
7 41 (6.17%) Google
8 40 (6.02%) IBM
9 34 (5.11%) Rackspace
10 33 (4.96%) Citrix
11 29 (4.36%) hybris
12 28 (4.21%) SAP
13 23 (3.46%) Dell
14 20 (3.01%) Avaya
14 20 (3.01%) NetApp
14 20 (3.01%) 3PAR
14 20 (3.01%) New Relic
15 19 (2.86%) Juniper
16 18 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (2.26%) CheckPoint
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 to £30,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Gibbs S3 Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago