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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 530 622 675
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +53
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 370 278 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.60% 4.13% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 276 215 145
Average salary £62,500 £55,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.12% -3.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
8036 6727 4382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.06% 6.13% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6504 5568 3751
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +85 217 £65,000 - 40
South East +1 75 £52,500 +16.66% 19
East of England +24 23 £80,000 +81.81% 4
South West +8 21 £58,750 -6.00% 9
North West +7 10 £62,500 -3.84% 3
East Midlands +8 6 £55,000 +71.87%
Yorkshire +12 5 £60,000 -14.28% 1
West Midlands -5 5 £40,000 -38.46% 1
North East -5 2 £42,500 +2.64% 5
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 360 (51.06%) SaaS
2 353 (50.07%) IaaS
3 276 (39.15%) Linux
4 227 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
5 197 (27.94%) Amazon AWS
6 166 (23.55%) DevOps
7 165 (23.40%) Windows
8 161 (22.84%) Opscode Chef
9 155 (21.99%) VMware
10 154 (21.84%) Puppet
11 152 (21.56%) Java
12 144 (20.43%) Microsoft
13 143 (20.28%) Microsoft Azure
14 128 (18.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 125 (17.73%) Web Services
16 119 (16.88%) Degree
17 117 (16.60%) .NET
17 117 (16.60%) Apache
18 110 (15.60%) SQL Server
19 109 (15.46%) Finance
20 108 (15.32%) Git (software)
21 106 (15.04%) Cloud Computing
21 106 (15.04%) Python
22 104 (14.75%) Cisco
22 104 (14.75%) SOA
23 103 (14.61%) Firewall
24 102 (14.47%) Oracle
25 101 (14.33%) SQL
26 100 (14.18%) MySQL
26 100 (14.18%) UNIX

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 117 (16.60%) Apache
2 64 (9.08%) OpenStack
3 60 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
3 60 (8.51%) IIS
3 60 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 42 (5.96%) nginx
5 34 (4.82%) Apache Solr
5 34 (4.82%) SharePoint
6 32 (4.54%) Node.js
7 31 (4.40%) JBoss
8 20 (2.84%) WebLogic
8 20 (2.84%) MS Exchange
9 19 (2.70%) WebSphere
10 18 (2.55%) Drupal
11 15 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (1.99%) Confluence
13 9 (1.28%) IBM Notes
13 9 (1.28%) WordPress
13 9 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (1.13%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 62 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.54%) MS Office
3 13 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 360 (51.06%) SaaS
2 353 (50.07%) IaaS
3 197 (27.94%) Amazon AWS
4 143 (20.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 106 (15.04%) Cloud Computing
6 68 (9.65%) Office 365
7 28 (3.97%) Heroku
8 21 (2.98%) Terremark
9 19 (2.70%) Google Apps
10 18 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (2.13%) Google App Engine
12 12 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (1.28%) OpenShift
14 8 (1.13%) GitHub
14 8 (1.13%) CloudFront
14 8 (1.13%) Amazon S3
15 7 (0.99%) HP Helion
16 6 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
16 6 (0.85%) Force.com
17 5 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 103 (14.61%) Firewall
2 52 (7.38%) WAN
3 50 (7.09%) LAN
4 49 (6.95%) VPN
5 43 (6.10%) TCP/IP
6 42 (5.96%) SAN
7 40 (5.67%) VoIP
8 38 (5.39%) DNS
9 36 (5.11%) Internet
10 33 (4.68%) HTTP
11 26 (3.69%) Unified Communications
12 25 (3.55%) Network Security
13 24 (3.40%) HTTPS
14 22 (3.12%) MPLS
15 19 (2.70%) SMTP
15 19 (2.70%) LDAP
16 18 (2.55%) FTP
16 18 (2.55%) PBX
17 14 (1.99%) ISDN
18 13 (1.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 100 (14.18%) MySQL
3 70 (9.93%) MongoDB
4 39 (5.53%) NoSQL
5 34 (4.82%) Relational Database
6 29 (4.11%) DB2
7 26 (3.69%) Hadoop
8 21 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.41%) Couchbase
10 16 (2.27%) Big Data
10 16 (2.27%) RDBMS
11 15 (2.13%) Oracle Database
11 15 (2.13%) MemSQL
12 12 (1.70%) Redis
12 12 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (1.42%) Neo4j
13 10 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.13%) MariaDB
14 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 108 (15.32%) Git (software)
2 82 (11.63%) Jenkins
3 42 (5.96%) TeamCity
4 39 (5.53%) Subversion
5 30 (4.26%) Maven
6 21 (2.98%) JIRA
7 16 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (2.13%) Gerrit
9 10 (1.42%) RSpec
10 9 (1.28%) Ant
10 9 (1.28%) Mercurial
10 9 (1.28%) Gradle
11 8 (1.13%) Hudson
12 7 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (0.99%) Artifactory
13 6 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.85%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.85%) Mocha
13 6 (0.85%) NUnit
14 5 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 109 (15.46%) Finance
2 64 (9.08%) Retail
3 40 (5.67%) Banking
4 30 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.83%) Automotive
6 25 (3.55%) Manufacturing
6 25 (3.55%) Marketing
7 14 (1.99%) Electronics
8 8 (1.13%) Games
8 8 (1.13%) Law
9 7 (0.99%) Publishing
9 7 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.85%) Advertising
11 4 (0.57%) Legal
12 3 (0.43%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.28%) Military
14 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.14%) Local Government
14 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 170 (24.11%) Architect
2 92 (13.05%) Developer
3 69 (9.79%) Solutions Architect
4 45 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
5 41 (5.82%) Cloud Architect
6 38 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
7 37 (5.25%) Administrator
8 36 (5.11%) Enterprise Architect
9 35 (4.96%) DevOps Engineer
10 34 (4.82%) Analyst
11 31 (4.40%) Consultant
11 31 (4.40%) Java Developer
12 30 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
13 26 (3.69%) Senior Developer
14 24 (3.40%) Systems Administrator
15 23 (3.26%) Software Engineer
15 23 (3.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 21 (2.98%) Technical Manager
16 21 (2.98%) .NET Developer
16 21 (2.98%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (17.73%) Web Services
2 117 (16.60%) .NET
3 66 (9.36%) ASP.NET
4 63 (8.94%) XML
5 57 (8.09%) Middleware
6 55 (7.80%) CSS
7 53 (7.52%) HTML
8 48 (6.81%) RESTful
9 36 (5.11%) LAMP
10 34 (4.82%) ActiveMQ
11 33 (4.68%) Spring
12 31 (4.40%) jQuery
13 27 (3.83%) REST
14 25 (3.55%) SOAP
15 20 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (2.84%) RabbitMQ
15 20 (2.84%) Hibernate
16 19 (2.70%) AngularJS
17 18 (2.55%) XSLT
18 17 (2.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 71 (10.07%) Open Source
2 62 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 55 (7.80%) Management Information System
4 52 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (5.82%) Public Cloud
6 39 (5.53%) Private Cloud
7 37 (5.25%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (4.26%) Clustering
9 22 (3.12%) BYOD
9 22 (3.12%) BBC
9 22 (3.12%) Blackberry
10 21 (2.98%) Hybrid Cloud
11 20 (2.84%) SWIFT
12 19 (2.70%) iSeries
13 15 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
14 14 (1.99%) CMDB
14 14 (1.99%) Wiki
15 13 (1.84%) EPoS
15 13 (1.84%) E-Learning
15 13 (1.84%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 276 (39.15%) Linux
2 165 (23.40%) Windows
3 100 (14.18%) UNIX
4 71 (10.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 66 (9.36%) Ubuntu
6 45 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (4.82%) CentOS
8 27 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (3.55%) Debian
10 19 (2.70%) VMS
11 9 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.99%) Android
12 7 (0.99%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.85%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.71%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.57%) AIX
15 4 (0.57%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.28%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (23.55%) DevOps
3 104 (14.75%) SOA
4 90 (12.77%) ITIL
5 85 (12.06%) E-Commerce
6 84 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (11.06%) Configuration Management
8 77 (10.92%) Scrum
9 75 (10.64%) Project Management
10 73 (10.35%) Migration
11 71 (10.07%) CRM
12 69 (9.79%) TOGAF
13 65 (9.22%) Mentoring
14 62 (8.79%) MVC
15 59 (8.37%) Performance Tuning
16 51 (7.23%) Change Management
17 48 (6.81%) Enterprise Architecture
18 47 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
19 45 (6.38%) TDD
20 43 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 152 (21.56%) Java
2 106 (15.04%) Python
3 101 (14.33%) SQL
4 93 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 82 (11.63%) Ruby
6 71 (10.07%) C#
7 62 (8.79%) Bash Shell
8 60 (8.51%) PHP
9 47 (6.67%) Perl
10 42 (5.96%) Shell Script
11 36 (5.11%) PowerShell
12 29 (4.11%) Scala
13 18 (2.55%) C++
14 14 (1.99%) C
15 13 (1.84%) Clojure
16 6 (0.85%) Jython
16 6 (0.85%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.71%) Apex Code
18 4 (0.57%) XAML
19 2 (0.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 119 (16.88%) Degree
2 50 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (6.38%) CCNA
4 42 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (5.11%) MCSE
6 30 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (2.84%) Security Cleared
8 14 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (1.70%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.42%) CCNP
11 9 (1.28%) MCITP
12 8 (1.13%) CISSP
12 8 (1.13%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.99%) VCP5
14 6 (0.85%) HP AIS
15 5 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (0.57%) HP ASE
16 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 4 (0.57%) RHCE
16 4 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.40%) QA
2 12 (1.70%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.85%) SLA
5 3 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 128 (18.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (10.50%) Active Directory
3 55 (7.80%) vSphere
4 34 (4.82%) KVM
5 31 (4.40%) Hyper-V
6 30 (4.26%) Varnish
7 23 (3.26%) VirtualBox
8 22 (3.12%) GlusterFS
8 22 (3.12%) Samba
9 20 (2.84%) Docker
10 18 (2.55%) Xen
11 17 (2.41%) VMware ESX
11 17 (2.41%) vCloud
12 13 (1.84%) Apache Flume
13 10 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
14 9 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 8 (1.13%) Firmware
16 6 (0.85%) LXC
16 6 (0.85%) XenApp
17 5 (0.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 161 (22.84%) Opscode Chef
2 154 (21.84%) Puppet
3 37 (5.25%) logstash
4 31 (4.40%) Nagios
5 30 (4.26%) Graphite
6 29 (4.11%) Ansible
7 24 (3.40%) HAProxy
8 23 (3.26%) ZABBIX
9 22 (3.12%) StatsD
9 22 (3.12%) Kibana
10 20 (2.84%) Vagrant
11 17 (2.41%) SCCM
11 17 (2.41%) Red Hat Satellite
12 13 (1.84%) Graylog
13 10 (1.42%) Cacti
13 10 (1.42%) Ganglia
14 9 (1.28%) Tivoli
14 9 (1.28%) Linux-HA
15 8 (1.13%) ITRS Geneos
15 8 (1.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 155 (21.99%) VMware
2 144 (20.43%) Microsoft
3 104 (14.75%) Cisco
4 102 (14.47%) Oracle
5 82 (11.63%) Red Hat
6 56 (7.94%) HP
7 41 (5.82%) Google
8 36 (5.11%) Rackspace
8 36 (5.11%) IBM
9 33 (4.68%) Citrix
9 33 (4.68%) hybris
10 25 (3.55%) SAP
11 24 (3.40%) New Relic
11 24 (3.40%) Juniper
12 23 (3.26%) NetApp
12 23 (3.26%) Dell
13 20 (2.84%) 3PAR
14 19 (2.70%) Avaya
15 18 (2.55%) CheckPoint
16 16 (2.27%) AppDynamics
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
BPR Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + health, bonus, pension, shares
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Structured Project Resources
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
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 £22,000 to £27,000 per annum £22,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £500 to £600 per annum £500 - £600 a day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago