The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England / North West
Rank 185 205 249
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +44
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 64 34 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.09% 0.61% 0.088%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.51% 6.97% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 50 24 6
Median salary £51,000 £45,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £88,750
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £53,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.73% +12.63%

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

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
752 488 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.83% 8.73% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 636 421 340
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PaaS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PaaS Salary Trend in the North West

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

PaaS Salary Histogram in the North West

PaaS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 40 £51,000 +13.33% 4
Merseyside 0 17 £51,000 -7.27% 2
Cheshire +13 4 £60,000 +60.00%
Lancashire - 1 - -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 95 (79.83%) IaaS
2 65 (54.62%) Linux
3 59 (49.58%) Microsoft
4 55 (46.22%) ITIL
5 47 (39.50%) SAN
6 44 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (34.45%) Service Management
8 40 (33.61%) PRINCE2
8 40 (33.61%) SQL Server
9 38 (31.93%) NetApp
9 38 (31.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 36 (30.25%) Solaris
10 36 (30.25%) OpenVMS
11 33 (27.73%) Windows
12 32 (26.89%) SaaS
12 32 (26.89%) Data Protection
13 31 (26.05%) VMware
14 30 (25.21%) MS Excel
15 29 (24.37%) Amazon AWS
16 27 (22.69%) ITSM
17 26 (21.85%) Finance
17 26 (21.85%) Programme Management
17 26 (21.85%) DevOps
18 25 (21.01%) ITIL V3
18 25 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (19.33%) Degree
19 23 (19.33%) Windows Server
20 22 (18.49%) SQL
21 21 (17.65%) Unix
21 21 (17.65%) Data Centre

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 17 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 13 (10.92%) Apache
3 12 (10.08%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (10.08%) JBoss
4 11 (9.24%) IIS
5 2 (1.68%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.68%) nginx
5 2 (1.68%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 30 (25.21%) MS Excel
2 18 (15.13%) MS Office
3 17 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 95 (79.83%) IaaS
2 38 (31.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (26.89%) SaaS
4 29 (24.37%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (9.24%) Office 365
6 6 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.36%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.68%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.84%) GitHub
9 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 47 (39.50%) SAN
2 11 (9.24%) DHCP
2 11 (9.24%) DNS
2 11 (9.24%) VPN
3 7 (5.88%) Internet
4 2 (1.68%) Firewall
4 2 (1.68%) SSL
5 1 (0.84%) AMQP
5 1 (0.84%) LDAP
5 1 (0.84%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.36%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.68%) Big Data
5 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.84%) DB2
6 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.84%) MySQL
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.84%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Jenkins
1 6 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.36%) Selenium
2 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.52%) Ant
3 3 (2.52%) Gradle
3 3 (2.52%) Maven
4 2 (1.68%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.84%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.84%) Hudson
5 1 (0.84%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.84%) MSI
5 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.84%) Travis CI
General
1 26 (21.85%) Finance
2 15 (12.61%) Banking
3 9 (7.56%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.88%) Multimedia
5 6 (5.04%) Marketing
6 3 (2.52%) Retail
7 2 (1.68%) Electronics
7 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (21.85%) Infrastructure Manager
2 21 (17.65%) Architect
3 17 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (11.76%) Developer
5 12 (10.08%) Cloud Architect
5 12 (10.08%) Technical Manager
6 11 (9.24%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (9.24%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (8.40%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 7 (5.88%) DBA
9 7 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) SQL DBA
10 6 (5.04%) Architecture Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Technology Manager
11 5 (4.20%) DevOps Manager
11 5 (4.20%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (4.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) .NET
1 13 (10.92%) Middleware
2 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.04%) Web Services
4 5 (4.20%) ELK Stack
5 3 (2.52%) RESTful
6 2 (1.68%) Akka
6 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.68%) COM
6 2 (1.68%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.68%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.68%) REST
6 2 (1.68%) WCF
6 2 (1.68%) WPF
7 1 (0.84%) HTML
7 1 (0.84%) JSON Schema
7 1 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.84%) XML
7 1 (0.84%) XSD
7 1 (0.84%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 19 (15.97%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (15.13%) NHS
4 16 (13.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (10.92%) Public Cloud
6 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (9.24%) Clustering
7 7 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 7 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (5.88%) iPad
7 7 (5.88%) Private Cloud
7 7 (5.88%) Statistics
8 4 (3.36%) PMI
9 2 (1.68%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.68%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.84%) Tandem
10 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (54.62%) Linux
2 36 (30.25%) OpenVMS
2 36 (30.25%) Solaris
3 33 (27.73%) Windows
4 23 (19.33%) Windows Server
5 21 (17.65%) Unix
6 12 (10.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.68%) AIX
8 2 (1.68%) VMS
8 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.84%) CentOS
9 1 (0.84%) Fedora
9 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.84%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.22%) ITIL
2 44 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (34.45%) Service Management
4 40 (33.61%) PRINCE2
5 32 (26.89%) Data Protection
6 27 (22.69%) ITSM
7 26 (21.85%) DevOps
7 26 (21.85%) Programme Management
8 25 (21.01%) ITIL V3
9 15 (12.61%) TOGAF
10 13 (10.92%) Mentoring
11 12 (10.08%) Mobile Device Management
11 12 (10.08%) Project Management
12 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (9.24%) Identity Management
12 11 (9.24%) Line Management
12 11 (9.24%) Load Balancing
12 11 (9.24%) Wealth Management
13 10 (8.40%) E-Commerce
14 9 (7.56%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.49%) SQL
2 15 (12.61%) C#
3 7 (5.88%) Java
3 7 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.04%) Python
5 3 (2.52%) Ruby
6 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.68%) C
6 2 (1.68%) C++
6 2 (1.68%) Perl
6 2 (1.68%) PHP
6 2 (1.68%) R
6 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.84%) Go
7 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.84%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (19.33%) Degree
2 19 (15.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.08%) MCSE
4 11 (9.24%) CCNA
4 11 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (9.24%) EMC Certification
5 8 (6.72%) MCSA
6 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.36%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.84%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.24%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.72%) QA
2 8 (6.72%) SLA
3 4 (3.36%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.84%) GCP
System Software
1 25 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (15.13%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.88%) Docker
3 7 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.68%) Xen
5 1 (0.84%) KVM
5 1 (0.84%) Varnish
5 1 (0.84%) vCloud
5 1 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (9.24%) AirWatch
2 8 (6.72%) Puppet
3 4 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.52%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.68%) Ansible
5 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.68%) SCCM
5 2 (1.68%) SCOM
5 2 (1.68%) Terraform
6 1 (0.84%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.84%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.84%) MIIS
6 1 (0.84%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.84%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.84%) SCSM
Vendors
1 59 (49.58%) Microsoft
2 38 (31.93%) NetApp
3 31 (26.05%) VMware
4 17 (14.29%) Citrix
5 14 (11.76%) Oracle
6 13 (10.92%) Cisco
7 12 (10.08%) IBM
8 11 (9.24%) EMC
8 11 (9.24%) Software AG
9 6 (5.04%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.20%) SAP
11 4 (3.36%) AppDynamics
11 4 (3.36%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.68%) HP
12 2 (1.68%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.68%) Veeam
13 1 (0.84%) CA
13 1 (0.84%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.84%) Sun
13 1 (0.84%) Sybase
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