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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 209 238 259
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +21
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 23 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.19% 0.071%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.15% 2.59% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 5
Median salary £60,000 £75,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +68.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £60,000 £43,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £61,600
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.59%
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
554 464 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.01% 7.27% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 459 383 279
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Merseyside - 9 £60,000 -
Manchester - 7 £60,000 - 3
Cheshire +37 5 £44,000 -41.33% 2
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 42 (63.64%) IaaS
2 32 (48.48%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (48.48%) ITIL
2 32 (48.48%) Data Centre
3 29 (43.94%) Citrix
4 26 (39.39%) Windows
4 26 (39.39%) Project Management
4 26 (39.39%) SaaS
5 24 (36.36%) TOGAF
5 24 (36.36%) SQL
5 24 (36.36%) IIS
5 24 (36.36%) HP
6 23 (34.85%) VMware
6 23 (34.85%) ITIL V3
7 22 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (33.33%) Banking
7 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (33.33%) SAN
8 21 (31.82%) Docker
8 21 (31.82%) DevOps
9 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
9 20 (30.30%) Oracle
9 20 (30.30%) Java
9 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
10 19 (28.79%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (27.27%) Degree
11 18 (27.27%) Apache
11 18 (27.27%) Finance
11 18 (27.27%) Line Management
12 17 (25.76%) Mentoring

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 24 (36.36%) IIS
2 18 (27.27%) Apache
3 16 (24.24%) Confluence
4 12 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 10 (15.15%) JBoss
5 10 (15.15%) WebSphere
6 7 (10.61%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (9.09%) Mule
8 5 (7.58%) Apache Spark
8 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
9 3 (4.55%) Drupal
9 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
9 3 (4.55%) WordPress
10 2 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (3.03%) nginx
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 42 (63.64%) IaaS
2 32 (48.48%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (39.39%) SaaS
4 22 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (28.79%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (15.15%) GitHub
7 6 (9.09%) Amazon S3
7 6 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (4.55%) Office 365
9 2 (3.03%) OpenShift
10 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (9.09%) VPN
3 5 (7.58%) DHCP
3 5 (7.58%) DNS
3 5 (7.58%) SPDY
4 4 (6.06%) LAN
4 4 (6.06%) WAN
5 2 (3.03%) HTTP
5 2 (3.03%) LDAP
5 2 (3.03%) VXLAN
6 1 (1.52%) Firewall
6 1 (1.52%) Internet
6 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) MySQL
3 11 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (12.12%) DB2
5 6 (9.09%) Couchbase
5 6 (9.09%) Hazelcast
6 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (24.24%) JIRA
1 16 (24.24%) Maven
2 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.09%) git-flow
3 6 (9.09%) Hudson
4 5 (7.58%) gulp
4 5 (7.58%) Selenium
5 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (33.33%) Banking
2 18 (27.27%) Finance
3 11 (16.67%) Publishing
4 5 (7.58%) Games
4 5 (7.58%) iGaming
4 5 (7.58%) Law
5 3 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) Architect
3 14 (21.21%) Software Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 12 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 11 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 10 (15.15%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (12.12%) Citrix Team Leader
7 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (10.61%) Consultant
9 6 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (9.09%) Java Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) SOA Developer
9 6 (9.09%) Software Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) UI/UX Developer
10 5 (7.58%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) Middleware
2 15 (22.73%) HTML
2 15 (22.73%) HTML5
2 15 (22.73%) jQuery
3 14 (21.21%) JSON
4 13 (19.70%) CSS
5 12 (18.18%) XML
6 10 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (12.12%) .NET
7 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 8 (12.12%) CSS3
8 6 (9.09%) Apache Avro
8 6 (9.09%) EDI
8 6 (9.09%) JMS
8 6 (9.09%) LESS
8 6 (9.09%) Protocol Buffers
8 6 (9.09%) REST
8 6 (9.09%) Sass
8 6 (9.09%) SOAP
8 6 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (48.48%) Data Centre
2 16 (24.24%) Wiki
3 11 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (12.12%) CMDB
4 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
4 8 (12.12%) User Experience
5 7 (10.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (9.09%) Algorithms
7 5 (7.58%) Public Cloud
7 5 (7.58%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
8 2 (3.03%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.52%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
3 12 (18.18%) Linux
4 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.12%) Unix
6 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.58%) CoreOS
8 3 (4.55%) Android
8 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) ITIL
2 26 (39.39%) Project Management
3 24 (36.36%) TOGAF
4 23 (34.85%) ITIL V3
5 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (31.82%) DevOps
7 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
8 18 (27.27%) Line Management
9 17 (25.76%) Mentoring
10 16 (24.24%) Converged Infrastructure
10 16 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Management
11 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (21.21%) PRINCE2
13 13 (19.70%) SOA
13 13 (19.70%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (16.67%) Microservices
14 11 (16.67%) Scrum
14 11 (16.67%) Test Scripting
14 11 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) SQL
2 20 (30.30%) Java
3 17 (25.76%) JavaScript
4 16 (24.24%) PowerShell
5 9 (13.64%) Python
6 8 (12.12%) TypeScript
7 7 (10.61%) C++
7 7 (10.61%) Ruby
8 3 (4.55%) C#
8 3 (4.55%) PHP
9 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.03%) Go
9 2 (3.03%) Perl
9 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Degree
2 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (15.15%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (12.12%) ISEB
4 8 (12.12%) PMI Certification
4 8 (12.12%) PMP
5 5 (7.58%) CCNA
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.58%) EMC Certification
5 5 (7.58%) MCSE
6 1 (1.52%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.52%) CISSP
6 1 (1.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 21 (31.82%) Docker
2 16 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (24.24%) XenApp
3 13 (19.70%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (25.76%) SCOM
1 17 (25.76%) SCOrch
2 16 (24.24%) EdgeSight
2 16 (24.24%) Nagios
3 10 (15.15%) SCVMM
4 8 (12.12%) SCCM
5 7 (10.61%) Kubernetes
6 6 (9.09%) Puppet
7 5 (7.58%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.52%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Citrix
2 24 (36.36%) HP
3 23 (34.85%) VMware
4 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 20 (30.30%) Oracle
5 15 (22.73%) IBM
6 13 (19.70%) Cisco
6 13 (19.70%) EMC
7 8 (12.12%) BMC
7 8 (12.12%) CheckPoint
7 8 (12.12%) Juniper
7 8 (12.12%) NetApp
7 8 (12.12%) WSO2
8 6 (9.09%) Google
8 6 (9.09%) webMethods
9 5 (7.58%) Atlassian
9 5 (7.58%) Software AG
10 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (4.55%) Sencha
11 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
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