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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 232 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 11 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.042% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.78% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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 North West region.

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
396 308 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.41% 4.36% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 334 233 178
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cheshire - 8 £65,750 -
Manchester +6 2 £63,750 -1.92% 3
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) SaaS
2 6 (35.29%) IaaS
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 3 (17.65%) Private Cloud
6 2 (11.76%) BYOD
6 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
6 2 (11.76%) OAuth
6 2 (11.76%) Product Management
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) UNIX
6 2 (11.76%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) SAML
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
6 2 (11.76%) Middleware
6 2 (11.76%) IBM

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) SaaS
2 6 (35.29%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Change Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Product Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Platform Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Head of Technology
3 1 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) OAuth
2 2 (11.76%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) SAML
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Private Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) BYOD
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Product Management
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.88%) MCITP
1 1 (5.88%) CCA
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCSD
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) VCAP
1 1 (5.88%) CCEE
1 1 (5.88%) CCAA
1 1 (5.88%) CCIA
1 1 (5.88%) VCP5
1 1 (5.88%) VCP4
1 1 (5.88%) VCDX
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) vCloud
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) IBM
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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