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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 469 630 651
Rank change year-on-year
+161 +21
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 464 294 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.57% 4.21% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 317 207 170
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -19.09%
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
8336 6976 4682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.19% 6.23% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6800 5697 4023
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +73 233 £65,000 +8.33% 20
South East +41 97 £55,000 +22.22% 8
South West +31 51 £62,500 - 2
East of England +29 42 £80,000 +81.81% 2
North West +7 14 £75,000 +68.53% 1
Yorkshire +18 11 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands -3 8 £45,000 -18.18% 6
East Midlands +7 5 £55,000 +71.87%
North East -9 2 £42,500 +2.64%
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 458 (54.72%) SaaS
2 399 (47.67%) IaaS
3 332 (39.67%) Linux
4 271 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
5 236 (28.20%) Amazon AWS
6 193 (23.06%) DevOps
7 185 (22.10%) VMware
8 181 (21.62%) Java
9 178 (21.27%) Windows
10 173 (20.67%) Opscode Chef
11 169 (20.19%) Puppet
12 164 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
13 159 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 155 (18.52%) Python
15 150 (17.92%) Oracle
15 150 (17.92%) Microsoft
16 145 (17.32%) Degree
17 143 (17.08%) Apache
18 142 (16.97%) Web Services
19 141 (16.85%) Data Centre
20 140 (16.73%) Finance
21 129 (15.41%) Firewall
22 124 (14.81%) .NET
22 124 (14.81%) Cisco
23 121 (14.46%) SOA
24 119 (14.22%) MySQL
25 118 (14.10%) Cloud Computing
25 118 (14.10%) Git (software)
26 116 (13.86%) Jenkins
27 115 (13.74%) SQL Server

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 143 (17.08%) Apache
2 92 (10.99%) OpenStack
3 77 (9.20%) Elasticsearch
4 64 (7.65%) Tomcat
5 59 (7.05%) IIS
6 42 (5.02%) WebLogic
6 42 (5.02%) WebSphere
6 42 (5.02%) Apache Solr
7 40 (4.78%) nginx
7 40 (4.78%) Node.js
8 29 (3.46%) SharePoint
9 27 (3.23%) MS Exchange
10 21 (2.51%) JBoss
11 14 (1.67%) Confluence
12 13 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
12 13 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (1.19%) Lync
14 10 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (1.08%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 71 (8.48%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.70%) MS Office
3 12 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (2.15%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.12%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (0.12%) Magento
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 458 (54.72%) SaaS
2 399 (47.67%) IaaS
3 236 (28.20%) Amazon AWS
4 164 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 118 (14.10%) Cloud Computing
6 75 (8.96%) Office 365
7 37 (4.42%) Heroku
8 32 (3.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 29 (3.46%) Google App Engine
10 20 (2.39%) Google Apps
10 20 (2.39%) Terremark
11 19 (2.27%) HP Helion
12 11 (1.31%) GitHub
12 11 (1.31%) Amazon S3
13 9 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (0.60%) Force.com
14 5 (0.60%) Route 53
14 5 (0.60%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (0.48%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 129 (15.41%) Firewall
2 58 (6.93%) WAN
3 56 (6.69%) LAN
4 53 (6.33%) TCP/IP
5 51 (6.09%) DNS
6 49 (5.85%) VPN
7 43 (5.14%) VoIP
8 42 (5.02%) Internet
9 37 (4.42%) SAN
10 35 (4.18%) HTTP
11 30 (3.58%) Network Security
12 24 (2.87%) Unified Communications
12 24 (2.87%) HTTPS
13 23 (2.75%) PBX
14 22 (2.63%) SMTP
15 21 (2.51%) DHCP
16 20 (2.39%) MPLS
17 19 (2.27%) ISDN
18 18 (2.15%) LDAP
18 18 (2.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (14.22%) MySQL
2 115 (13.74%) SQL Server
3 73 (8.72%) MongoDB
4 50 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 42 (5.02%) Oracle Database
6 39 (4.66%) Hadoop
7 32 (3.82%) Relational Database
8 29 (3.46%) Couchbase
9 27 (3.23%) MemSQL
10 25 (2.99%) Big Data
11 19 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 19 (2.27%) DB2
12 16 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (1.79%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
16 7 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (0.72%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 118 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 116 (13.86%) Jenkins
3 58 (6.93%) TeamCity
4 45 (5.38%) Subversion
5 42 (5.02%) Maven
6 27 (3.23%) Gerrit
7 23 (2.75%) Gradle
7 23 (2.75%) Hudson
7 23 (2.75%) Ant
8 19 (2.27%) JIRA
8 19 (2.27%) Artifactory
9 13 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
10 12 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (1.19%) RSpec
12 9 (1.08%) Mocha
13 8 (0.96%) Jasmine
14 5 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (0.60%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (0.48%) Bugzilla
General
1 140 (16.73%) Finance
2 81 (9.68%) Retail
3 51 (6.09%) Banking
4 50 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 35 (4.18%) Marketing
6 30 (3.58%) Automotive
6 30 (3.58%) Manufacturing
7 24 (2.87%) Electronics
8 12 (1.43%) Law
9 10 (1.19%) Advertising
9 10 (1.19%) Games
10 8 (0.96%) Publishing
10 8 (0.96%) Legal
11 7 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.72%) Online Betting
12 6 (0.72%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.48%) Back Office
14 3 (0.36%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.24%) Local Government
15 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 180 (21.51%) Architect
2 100 (11.95%) Developer
3 67 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 55 (6.57%) Cloud Engineer
5 52 (6.21%) Consultant
6 51 (6.09%) Administrator
7 48 (5.73%) Systems Engineer
8 47 (5.62%) Cloud Architect
9 44 (5.26%) Software Engineer
10 43 (5.14%) Linux Engineer
11 36 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
12 34 (4.06%) Analyst
12 34 (4.06%) Enterprise Architect
13 29 (3.46%) Linux Administrator
14 27 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
15 26 (3.11%) Senior Developer
15 26 (3.11%) Java Developer
15 26 (3.11%) .NET Developer
16 23 (2.75%) Technical Architect
17 22 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (16.97%) Web Services
2 124 (14.81%) .NET
3 86 (10.27%) Middleware
4 72 (8.60%) ASP.NET
5 68 (8.12%) XML
6 63 (7.53%) CSS
6 63 (7.53%) HTML
7 48 (5.73%) RESTful
8 47 (5.62%) Oracle Fusion
9 40 (4.78%) LAMP
10 36 (4.30%) jQuery
11 33 (3.94%) AngularJS
12 31 (3.70%) Spring
13 28 (3.35%) Akka
14 25 (2.99%) ActiveMQ
14 25 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (2.99%) WebCenter
15 23 (2.75%) MCollective
16 22 (2.63%) SOAP
17 20 (2.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 141 (16.85%) Data Centre
2 94 (11.23%) Computer Science
3 78 (9.32%) Public Cloud
4 67 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 60 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
6 53 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
7 51 (6.09%) Private Cloud
8 31 (3.70%) Clustering
9 26 (3.11%) BBC
9 26 (3.11%) Blackberry
9 26 (3.11%) Hybrid Cloud
10 20 (2.39%) SWIFT
11 18 (2.15%) BYOD
12 14 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
12 14 (1.67%) iSeries
12 14 (1.67%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.67%) Wiki
13 13 (1.55%) CMDB
13 13 (1.55%) User Experience
14 12 (1.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 332 (39.67%) Linux
2 178 (21.27%) Windows
3 114 (13.62%) UNIX
4 64 (7.65%) Ubuntu
5 56 (6.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 53 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (3.58%) CentOS
8 29 (3.46%) Debian
9 28 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
11 14 (1.67%) VMS
12 12 (1.43%) Android
12 12 (1.43%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.84%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.72%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.60%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.36%) SUSE
18 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (23.06%) DevOps
3 121 (14.46%) SOA
4 111 (13.26%) Open Source
5 110 (13.14%) ITIL
6 107 (12.78%) E-Commerce
7 103 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 100 (11.95%) Performance Tuning
9 94 (11.23%) CRM
9 94 (11.23%) Configuration Management
10 86 (10.27%) Mentoring
11 81 (9.68%) Project Management
12 75 (8.96%) Scrum
13 72 (8.60%) TOGAF
14 71 (8.48%) Change Management
15 68 (8.12%) Continuous Delivery
16 67 (8.00%) MVC
16 67 (8.00%) Migration
17 62 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
18 59 (7.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 181 (21.62%) Java
2 155 (18.52%) Python
3 115 (13.74%) JavaScript
4 97 (11.59%) SQL
5 85 (10.16%) Ruby
6 75 (8.96%) C#
7 64 (7.65%) Perl
8 61 (7.29%) Bash Shell
9 59 (7.05%) PHP
10 49 (5.85%) Shell Script
11 48 (5.73%) Scala
12 33 (3.94%) Clojure
13 30 (3.58%) PowerShell
14 20 (2.39%) C++
15 18 (2.15%) Jython
16 14 (1.67%) C
17 8 (0.96%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.60%) XAML
18 5 (0.60%) Apex Code
19 2 (0.24%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 145 (17.32%) Degree
2 47 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (5.14%) CCNA
4 31 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (3.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (2.99%) MCSE
7 20 (2.39%) Security Cleared
8 16 (1.91%) CISSP
8 16 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (1.67%) CCNP
10 11 (1.31%) VCP5
11 10 (1.19%) PMI Certification
11 10 (1.19%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.72%) MCITP
13 6 (0.72%) HP AIS
13 6 (0.72%) HP ASE
14 5 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.48%) PMP
15 4 (0.48%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.54%) QA
2 14 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.36%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 159 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (8.96%) Active Directory
3 56 (6.69%) KVM
4 41 (4.90%) Docker
5 40 (4.78%) VirtualBox
6 39 (4.66%) vSphere
7 33 (3.94%) Varnish
8 30 (3.58%) Oracle RAC
9 28 (3.35%) Hyper-V
10 26 (3.11%) Samba
10 26 (3.11%) Xen
10 26 (3.11%) GlusterFS
11 23 (2.75%) vCloud
11 23 (2.75%) VMware ESX
12 21 (2.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 18 (2.15%) LXC
14 7 (0.84%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.60%) Apache Flume
16 4 (0.48%) Firmware
17 3 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 173 (20.67%) Opscode Chef
2 169 (20.19%) Puppet
3 46 (5.50%) Graphite
4 39 (4.66%) logstash
5 37 (4.42%) Nagios
6 33 (3.94%) ZABBIX
7 28 (3.35%) HAProxy
8 27 (3.23%) Vagrant
8 27 (3.23%) Ansible
9 26 (3.11%) Kibana
9 26 (3.11%) StatsD
10 18 (2.15%) Oracle Identity Management
11 17 (2.03%) Cacti
11 17 (2.03%) Ganglia
12 12 (1.43%) SCCM
12 12 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 9 (1.08%) OpenView
13 9 (1.08%) Salt
14 8 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
15 7 (0.84%) collectd
Vendors
1 185 (22.10%) VMware
2 150 (17.92%) Oracle
2 150 (17.92%) Microsoft
3 124 (14.81%) Cisco
4 71 (8.48%) Red Hat
5 70 (8.36%) HP
6 55 (6.57%) Google
7 49 (5.85%) Rackspace
8 38 (4.54%) hybris
9 32 (3.82%) IBM
10 28 (3.35%) Citrix
10 28 (3.35%) Juniper
11 27 (3.23%) New Relic
12 26 (3.11%) Dell
13 25 (2.99%) CheckPoint
14 24 (2.87%) NetApp
14 24 (2.87%) SAP
15 21 (2.51%) EMC
16 19 (2.27%) 3PAR
17 18 (2.15%) ATG
Stratford-upon-avon, Warwickshire
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: a car
Posted: 8 hours ago
Horsham, Sussex
Initialize IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
J & C Associates
Salary: Up to £70,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Home Working, Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Optimum IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Others
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 16 days ago