The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 446 506 558
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +52
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 183 117 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.34% 5.32% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 138 83 76
Average salary £57,500 £75,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £56,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-7.07% +10.24%
PaaS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2887 2198 1819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.13% 4.98% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2353 1925 1589
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in London

PaaS
Salary Trend in London

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

PaaS Salary Trend in London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PaaS Salary Histogram in London

PaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
City of London +22 39 £52,500 -34.37% 1
Uxbridge +5 4 £35,000 -55.69% 1
Hammersmith - 1 £55,000 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 186 (52.69%) IaaS
2 156 (44.19%) SaaS
3 132 (37.39%) Windows
4 116 (32.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 89 (25.21%) Linux
5 89 (25.21%) Microsoft
6 88 (24.93%) SQL Server
7 82 (23.23%) Java
8 78 (22.10%) .NET
9 76 (21.53%) MySQL
10 69 (19.55%) IIS
11 63 (17.85%) Git (software)
12 61 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
13 59 (16.71%) Web Services
13 59 (16.71%) DevOps
14 58 (16.43%) Puppet
15 56 (15.86%) Subversion
16 55 (15.58%) Opscode Chef
17 54 (15.30%) PHP
18 52 (14.73%) Apache
19 50 (14.16%) Finance
20 49 (13.88%) CRM
20 49 (13.88%) Cisco
20 49 (13.88%) MongoDB
21 48 (13.60%) C#
21 48 (13.60%) SQL
21 48 (13.60%) VMware
22 46 (13.03%) Jenkins
23 44 (12.46%) SOA
24 43 (12.18%) Unit Testing

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 69 (19.55%) IIS
2 52 (14.73%) Apache
3 36 (10.20%) Apache Solr
4 34 (9.63%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (9.63%) nginx
5 27 (7.65%) SharePoint
6 24 (6.80%) Drupal
7 23 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (3.12%) CMS
9 10 (2.83%) Alfresco
9 10 (2.83%) OpenStack
10 8 (2.27%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.42%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.85%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.85%) Lync
12 3 (0.85%) Node.js
12 3 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 17 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.27%) MS Office
3 4 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) Revit
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (7.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.42%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (1.42%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 186 (52.69%) IaaS
2 156 (44.19%) SaaS
3 116 (32.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 61 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (11.61%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (3.68%) Office 365
7 10 (2.83%) Heroku
8 9 (2.55%) Google App Engine
9 7 (1.98%) Google Apps
10 5 (1.42%) Joyent
11 4 (1.13%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.85%) GitHub
12 3 (0.85%) Jelastic
13 2 (0.57%) Force.com
14 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.28%) Engine Yard
14 1 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.28%) ElastiCache
14 1 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.63%) Firewall
2 21 (5.95%) WAN
3 18 (5.10%) VPN
4 15 (4.25%) DNS
5 13 (3.68%) LDAP
5 13 (3.68%) LAN
6 12 (3.40%) HTTP
6 12 (3.40%) Wireless
7 9 (2.55%) Internet
7 9 (2.55%) Network Security
8 8 (2.27%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (2.27%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.98%) SMTP
9 7 (1.98%) SSL
9 7 (1.98%) NAS
10 6 (1.70%) Unified Communications
11 5 (1.42%) SAN
12 4 (1.13%) MPLS
12 4 (1.13%) WLAN
13 3 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (24.93%) SQL Server
2 76 (21.53%) MySQL
3 49 (13.88%) MongoDB
4 31 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (8.50%) Hadoop
5 30 (8.50%) NoSQL
5 30 (8.50%) Big Data
6 29 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (5.38%) Azure SQL Database
8 11 (3.12%) SQL Server 2000
8 11 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.27%) Redis
11 7 (1.98%) Couchbase
12 6 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.42%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.13%) Neo4j
14 4 (1.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 63 (17.85%) Git (software)
2 56 (15.86%) Subversion
3 46 (13.03%) Jenkins
4 35 (9.92%) TeamCity
5 24 (6.80%) PHPUnit
6 21 (5.95%) JIRA
7 19 (5.38%) NUnit
7 19 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (3.97%) Bugzilla
9 9 (2.55%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.13%) Hudson
11 3 (0.85%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.57%) Toad
12 2 (0.57%) Maven
13 1 (0.28%) JUnit
13 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 50 (14.16%) Finance
2 31 (8.78%) Music Industry
3 21 (5.95%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.10%) Games
5 16 (4.53%) Retail
6 11 (3.12%) Banking
6 11 (3.12%) Back Office
7 10 (2.83%) Advertising
8 6 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.42%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.42%) Publishing
9 5 (1.42%) Marketing
10 4 (1.13%) Local Government
11 2 (0.57%) Billing
11 2 (0.57%) Legal
11 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.28%) Law
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) French Language
12 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 69 (19.55%) Developer
2 65 (18.41%) Architect
3 49 (13.88%) Consultant
4 46 (13.03%) Web Engineer
5 31 (8.78%) Operations Engineer
6 23 (6.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 23 (6.52%) Cloud Architect
7 22 (6.23%) Web Developer
8 21 (5.95%) Sales Consultant
8 21 (5.95%) Technical Consultant
9 20 (5.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 19 (5.38%) Drupal Developer
10 19 (5.38%) Programmer
10 19 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (4.53%) Web Programmer
11 16 (4.53%) BizTalk Developer
12 14 (3.97%) Infrastructure Architect
13 13 (3.68%) Software Engineer
14 12 (3.40%) Support Manager
14 12 (3.40%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (22.10%) .NET
2 59 (16.71%) Web Services
3 42 (11.90%) ASP.NET
4 39 (11.05%) LAMP
5 31 (8.78%) XML
6 27 (7.65%) WCF
7 24 (6.80%) HTML
8 23 (6.52%) Middleware
9 21 (5.95%) XSD
9 21 (5.95%) XSL
10 19 (5.38%) CSS
10 19 (5.38%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 17 (4.82%) Spring
11 17 (4.82%) RESTful
12 16 (4.53%) HTML5
12 16 (4.53%) JSON
12 16 (4.53%) SOAP
13 15 (4.25%) Django
13 15 (4.25%) jQuery
14 11 (3.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.35%) Open Source
2 31 (8.78%) Blackberry
3 24 (6.80%) Taxonomies
4 16 (4.53%) Digital Media
5 15 (4.25%) Grid Computing
6 14 (3.97%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.12%) Replication
7 11 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.27%) Firmware
9 4 (1.13%) PMI
10 3 (0.85%) Clustering
10 3 (0.85%) Online Games
10 3 (0.85%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.57%) Social Media
11 2 (0.57%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.57%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 132 (37.39%) Windows
2 89 (25.21%) Linux
3 41 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (10.48%) UNIX
5 33 (9.35%) Ubuntu
6 31 (8.78%) Debian
7 9 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.13%) Android
9 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.57%) AIX
11 1 (0.28%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (16.71%) DevOps
2 49 (13.88%) CRM
3 44 (12.46%) SOA
4 43 (12.18%) Unit Testing
5 42 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (11.90%) TDD
6 40 (11.33%) ITIL
7 36 (10.20%) Content Management
8 34 (9.63%) Automated Testing
8 34 (9.63%) Scrum
9 33 (9.35%) Project Management
9 33 (9.35%) Migration
9 33 (9.35%) BDD
10 32 (9.07%) OO
11 31 (8.78%) Build Automation
12 25 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (6.80%) E-Commerce
14 23 (6.52%) TOGAF
15 20 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (5.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 82 (23.23%) Java
2 54 (15.30%) PHP
3 48 (13.60%) SQL
3 48 (13.60%) C#
4 34 (9.63%) JavaScript
5 26 (7.37%) Python
6 15 (4.25%) Ruby
7 14 (3.97%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.40%) C
8 12 (3.40%) C++
9 8 (2.27%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.98%) Perl
11 5 (1.42%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.85%) Scala
12 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.57%) PowerHouse
13 2 (0.57%) Korn
13 2 (0.57%) PHP5
13 2 (0.57%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 31 (8.78%) Degree
2 15 (4.25%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (3.40%) CCNA
5 10 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.27%) MCSE
7 8 (2.27%) VCP4
7 8 (2.27%) VCP5
8 5 (1.42%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.85%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.57%) EMC Certification
10 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.28%) PMP
11 1 (0.28%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.28%) CCNP
11 1 (0.28%) ISEB
11 1 (0.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.20%) QA
2 18 (5.10%) SLA
3 7 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 36 (10.20%) Varnish
3 32 (9.07%) KVM
4 31 (8.78%) Samba
5 24 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (4.25%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.70%) vSphere
8 5 (1.42%) Docker
9 4 (1.13%) XenApp
10 3 (0.85%) vCloud
11 2 (0.57%) XenServer
11 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.57%) Xen
12 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.28%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 58 (16.43%) Puppet
2 55 (15.58%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (9.07%) logstash
4 31 (8.78%) HAProxy
4 31 (8.78%) StatsD
4 31 (8.78%) Kibana
4 31 (8.78%) ZABBIX
5 10 (2.83%) SCOM
6 6 (1.70%) Nagios
7 4 (1.13%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.85%) Cacti
8 3 (0.85%) Plesk
9 2 (0.57%) SCCM
9 2 (0.57%) Opsview
10 1 (0.28%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.28%) Salt
10 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.28%) Nessus
Vendors
1 89 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 49 (13.88%) Cisco
3 48 (13.60%) VMware
4 42 (11.90%) HP
5 33 (9.35%) Sony
6 32 (9.07%) Juniper
7 31 (8.78%) Apple
7 31 (8.78%) Dell
7 31 (8.78%) Toshiba
7 31 (8.78%) New Relic
8 22 (6.23%) Salesforce.com
8 22 (6.23%) Google
9 18 (5.10%) Oracle
10 16 (4.53%) Citrix
11 10 (2.83%) SAP
12 7 (1.98%) EMC
13 6 (1.70%) Rackspace
14 5 (1.42%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.42%) NetSuite
14 5 (1.42%) Red Hat
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