The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 64 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 17 27 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.91% 2.48% 4.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% 26.47% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 47
Median salary £33,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.78% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £58,100 £55,100
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £53,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.73% +12.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
102 102 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.47% 9.38% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 85 101 100
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,000 £25,742
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PaaS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

PaaS Salary Trend in South Wales

PaaS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

PaaS Salary Histogram in South Wales

PaaS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Newport - 11 £36,500 -
Cardiff - 5 £33,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £32,500 -
PaaS
Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 29 (82.86%) IaaS
2 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) VMware
3 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (40.00%) SaaS
4 13 (37.14%) Firewall
5 12 (34.29%) Cisco
6 11 (31.43%) Windows
6 11 (31.43%) Telecoms
7 10 (28.57%) Finance
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.71%) Vyatta
8 9 (25.71%) Fintech
9 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
9 8 (22.86%) Ansible
9 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (22.86%) Puppet
9 8 (22.86%) VMware ESX
9 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
10 7 (20.00%) DNS
10 7 (20.00%) Unix
10 7 (20.00%) Apache
10 7 (20.00%) SAN
10 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
10 7 (20.00%) NAS
10 7 (20.00%) High Availability
10 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 7 (20.00%) Office 365
11 6 (17.14%) Mobile Marketing

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) OpenROAD
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (82.86%) IaaS
2 14 (40.00%) SaaS
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (20.00%) Office 365
5 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (11.43%) Bluemix
5 4 (11.43%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (5.71%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) DNS
2 7 (20.00%) NAS
2 7 (20.00%) SAN
3 6 (17.14%) iSCSI
3 6 (17.14%) Kerberos
3 6 (17.14%) LAN
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security
3 6 (17.14%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (17.14%) VPN
4 4 (11.43%) VLAN
4 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.71%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Big Data
1 6 (17.14%) Data Mining
2 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (31.43%) Telecoms
2 10 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (17.14%) Advertising
3 6 (17.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Administrator
2 6 (17.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (17.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (8.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 2 (5.71%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Fintech
2 6 (17.14%) Cloud Native
2 6 (17.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.86%) Blog
4 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
4 7 (20.00%) Unix
5 6 (17.14%) CentOS
5 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) High Availability
2 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (17.14%) DevOps
3 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
3 6 (17.14%) Low Latency
3 6 (17.14%) Mobile Marketing
3 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (14.29%) Release Management
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) Coaching
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.43%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (11.43%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (11.43%) Open Source
6 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Java
1 2 (5.71%) Scala
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) MCSE
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.71%) RHCE
4 1 (2.86%) CISA
4 1 (2.86%) CISM
4 1 (2.86%) CISSP
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) VMware ESX
3 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (17.14%) NFS
4 6 (17.14%) Squid
5 5 (14.29%) vSphere
6 3 (8.57%) Docker
7 2 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Ansible
1 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) VMware
2 12 (34.29%) Cisco
3 9 (25.71%) Vyatta
4 6 (17.14%) EMC
4 6 (17.14%) IBM
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
5 5 (14.29%) Splunk
6 4 (11.43%) AppDynamics
6 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
6 4 (11.43%) F5
6 4 (11.43%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) Cloudera
7 2 (5.71%) Google