The first table below looks at the demand for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 104 74 116
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +42
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.35% 0.82% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.26% 53.33% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £61,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.12% +22.50%
Cloud Services Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
54 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.82% 1.54% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 50 15 34
Average salary £45,000 £58,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.40% +38.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
PaaS
East of England

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PaaS
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Essex region.

PaaS Salary Trend in Essex

PaaS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Basildon +1 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Brentwood - 1 - -
PaaS
East of England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) IaaS
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 5 (83.33%) Document Management
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Identity Management
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (83.33%) LDAP
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) DataPower
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) IaaS
2 5 (83.33%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 5 (83.33%) Document Management
2 5 (83.33%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat