The first table below looks at the demand for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 133 125 128
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.38% 4.93% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £61,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.12%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -15.38%
Cloud Services Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
148 142 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.28% 6.26% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 111 133 101
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £61,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
PaaS
Berkshire

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PaaS
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Reading region.

PaaS Salary Trend in Reading

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (94.74%) SaaS
2 15 (78.95%) DevOps
2 15 (78.95%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) Apache
3 12 (63.16%) Web Services
3 12 (63.16%) Ruby
3 12 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (63.16%) Puppet
4 10 (52.63%) IaaS
5 9 (47.37%) LAMP
5 9 (47.37%) Drupal
5 9 (47.37%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (47.37%) Perl
5 9 (47.37%) PHP
5 9 (47.37%) MySQL
5 9 (47.37%) Python
5 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
6 7 (36.84%) Project Management
6 7 (36.84%) Internet
7 6 (31.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (31.58%) Nagios
7 6 (31.58%) Sun
7 6 (31.58%) OpenView
7 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
7 6 (31.58%) Cacti
7 6 (31.58%) Ganglia
7 6 (31.58%) nginx
7 6 (31.58%) Subversion
7 6 (31.58%) BMC

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (63.16%) Apache
2 9 (47.37%) Drupal
3 6 (31.58%) nginx
3 6 (31.58%) Eucalyptus
4 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 3 (15.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (94.74%) SaaS
2 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (52.63%) IaaS
4 9 (47.37%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) LDAP
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) IPv6
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Subversion
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) RSpec
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing Assistant
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Web Services
2 9 (47.37%) LAMP
3 6 (31.58%) Sensu
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
1 6 (31.58%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Streaming Video
3 1 (5.26%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) Configuration Management
3 7 (36.84%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (21.05%) SOA
6 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Business Development
7 1 (5.26%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Ruby
2 9 (47.37%) Perl
2 9 (47.37%) PHP
2 9 (47.37%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Varnish
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Puppet
1 12 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (31.58%) OpenView
2 6 (31.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (31.58%) Nagios
2 6 (31.58%) Cacti
2 6 (31.58%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Sun
1 6 (31.58%) BMC
1 6 (31.58%) Splunk
1 6 (31.58%) Rackspace
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Huawei
4 1 (5.26%) Siebel
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