The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 254 253 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.014% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.03% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £61,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.12% +22.50%
Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
194 154 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.70% 2.10% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 158 142 55
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
PaaS
England

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
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 2 £65,000 -10.34% 3
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) XenServer
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) KVM
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Local Government
4 2 (33.33%) Google
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) CMDB
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (33.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) MVS
1 1 (16.67%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) XenServer
1 2 (33.33%) KVM
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,500 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
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