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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 246 241 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.028% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.81% 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.21%
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
386 257 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.01% 3.65% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 328 198 180
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,900 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%

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 5 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 5 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 - 5 £47,500 -
Manchester +3 2 £63,750 -1.92% 2
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 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 (66.67%) SaaS
2 7 (58.33%) IaaS
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (16.67%) BYOD
5 2 (16.67%) REST
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) SAML
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) OAuth
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
6 1 (8.33%) VCDX
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) SaaS
2 7 (58.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Product Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Platform Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) SAML
2 2 (16.67%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) BYOD
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (8.33%) Market Research
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) VCDX
1 1 (8.33%) VCP4
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) CCA
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSD
1 1 (8.33%) VCAP
1 1 (8.33%) CCEE
1 1 (8.33%) CCAA
1 1 (8.33%) CCIA
1 1 (8.33%) VCP5
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) vCloud
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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