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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 181 245 265
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +20
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 78 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.23% 0.016% 0.067%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.84% 0.20% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 63 1 4
Median salary £51,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £65,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £75,750
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £52,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +11.70%
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
793 499 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.47% 8.01% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 673 416 366
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 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Manchester - 43 £51,000 - 1
Merseyside +15 30 £51,000 -21.53% 3
Cheshire - 4 £47,500 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 86 (76.79%) IaaS
2 65 (58.04%) Linux
3 56 (50.00%) ITIL
4 53 (47.32%) Microsoft
5 49 (43.75%) SAN
6 43 (38.39%) PRINCE2
7 39 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (33.93%) NetApp
8 38 (33.93%) Service Management
9 36 (32.14%) Solaris
9 36 (32.14%) OpenVMS
10 33 (29.46%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (27.68%) SaaS
11 31 (27.68%) SQL Server
12 30 (26.79%) VMware
13 29 (25.89%) Windows
13 29 (25.89%) Amazon AWS
13 29 (25.89%) Data Protection
14 28 (25.00%) ITSM
15 26 (23.21%) Programme Management
15 26 (23.21%) Finance
16 25 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (21.43%) ITIL V3
17 24 (21.43%) DevOps
17 24 (21.43%) Data Centre
18 23 (20.54%) MS Excel
19 21 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
20 20 (17.86%) Active Directory
20 20 (17.86%) Unix
21 19 (16.96%) Citrix

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 15 (13.39%) Apache
2 14 (12.50%) JBoss
2 14 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 13 (11.61%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (11.61%) IIS
3 13 (11.61%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.68%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.79%) nginx
5 2 (1.79%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (20.54%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.07%) MS Office
3 17 (15.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.89%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 86 (76.79%) IaaS
2 33 (29.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (27.68%) SaaS
4 29 (25.89%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (10.71%) Office 365
6 5 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.57%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.79%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.89%) GitHub
9 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 49 (43.75%) SAN
2 13 (11.61%) DHCP
2 13 (11.61%) DNS
2 13 (11.61%) VPN
3 7 (6.25%) Internet
4 3 (2.68%) Firewall
5 2 (1.79%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.89%) AMQP
6 1 (0.89%) LDAP
6 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.79%) Big Data
3 2 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.89%) DB2
4 1 (0.89%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.89%) MySQL
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.89%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.89%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.79%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (0.89%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.89%) MSI
4 1 (0.89%) Travis CI
General
1 26 (23.21%) Finance
2 17 (15.18%) Banking
3 10 (8.93%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.36%) Marketing
5 3 (2.68%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.79%) Electronics
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (24.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 25 (22.32%) Architect
3 19 (16.96%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (13.39%) Cloud Architect
4 15 (13.39%) Developer
5 13 (11.61%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (10.71%) Technical Manager
7 11 (9.82%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (8.93%) .NET Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (5.36%) Architecture Manager
10 6 (5.36%) Technology Manager
11 5 (4.46%) Administrator
11 5 (4.46%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) DevOps Manager
11 5 (4.46%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (4.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.46%) Operations Manager
11 5 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.46%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) Middleware
2 11 (9.82%) .NET
3 10 (8.93%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.36%) Web Services
5 5 (4.46%) ELK Stack
6 3 (2.68%) Akka
6 3 (2.68%) RESTful
7 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.79%) COM
7 2 (1.79%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.79%) REST
7 2 (1.79%) WCF
7 2 (1.79%) WPF
8 1 (0.89%) HTML
8 1 (0.89%) JSON Schema
8 1 (0.89%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.89%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.89%) Play Framework
8 1 (0.89%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 21 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (16.07%) Hybrid Cloud
3 18 (16.07%) NHS
4 15 (13.39%) Public Cloud
5 10 (8.93%) Clustering
6 8 (7.14%) Private Cloud
7 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.46%) PMI
9 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
10 3 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (2.68%) iPad
10 3 (2.68%) Statistics
11 2 (1.79%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.89%) Life Science
12 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.89%) Tandem
12 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (58.04%) Linux
2 36 (32.14%) OpenVMS
2 36 (32.14%) Solaris
3 29 (25.89%) Windows
4 20 (17.86%) Unix
5 19 (16.96%) Windows Server
6 13 (11.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.79%) VMS
8 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.89%) AIX
9 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (50.00%) ITIL
2 43 (38.39%) PRINCE2
3 39 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (33.93%) Service Management
5 29 (25.89%) Data Protection
6 28 (25.00%) ITSM
7 26 (23.21%) Programme Management
8 24 (21.43%) DevOps
8 24 (21.43%) ITIL V3
9 17 (15.18%) TOGAF
10 15 (13.39%) Mentoring
11 14 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
11 14 (12.50%) Project Management
12 13 (11.61%) Identity Management
12 13 (11.61%) Line Management
12 13 (11.61%) Load Balancing
12 13 (11.61%) Wealth Management
13 11 (9.82%) Service Design
14 9 (8.04%) Change Management
15 8 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.07%) SQL
2 13 (11.61%) C#
3 5 (4.46%) Python
4 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.79%) C
5 2 (1.79%) C++
5 2 (1.79%) Java
5 2 (1.79%) PHP
5 2 (1.79%) R
5 2 (1.79%) Ruby
6 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.89%) Go
6 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.89%) Perl
6 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Degree
2 18 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (12.50%) MCSE
4 13 (11.61%) CCNA
4 13 (11.61%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (11.61%) EMC Certification
5 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.46%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.57%) MCSA
8 1 (0.89%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.89%) CISSP
8 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.89%) MBA
8 1 (0.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.57%) QA
2 4 (3.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) GAMP
3 1 (0.89%) GCP
System Software
1 25 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.57%) Docker
5 2 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.79%) Xen
6 1 (0.89%) KVM
6 1 (0.89%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (11.61%) AirWatch
2 7 (6.25%) Puppet
3 4 (3.57%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.68%) SCCM
4 3 (2.68%) SCOM
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.79%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.79%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.89%) Ansible
6 1 (0.89%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.89%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.89%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.89%) MIIS
6 1 (0.89%) SCSM
6 1 (0.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (47.32%) Microsoft
2 38 (33.93%) NetApp
3 30 (26.79%) VMware
4 19 (16.96%) Citrix
5 16 (14.29%) Oracle
6 15 (13.39%) Cisco
7 14 (12.50%) IBM
8 13 (11.61%) EMC
8 13 (11.61%) Software AG
9 7 (6.25%) SAP
10 5 (4.46%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.79%) HP
11 2 (1.79%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.79%) Veeam
12 1 (0.89%) Ariba
12 1 (0.89%) CA
12 1 (0.89%) Concur
12 1 (0.89%) Sun
12 1 (0.89%) Sybase
12 1 (0.89%) Teradata
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