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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 80 91 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 17 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% 0.54% 2.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.53% 8.82% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 30
Median salary £40,000 £53,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.23% +25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £41,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,500 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.73% +18.88%
PaaS
Wales

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
97 68 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.99% 6.09% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 75 64 91
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 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
Cardiff - 11 £33,000 -
Torfaen +2 4 £42,500 -20.56%
Newport - 2 £40,000 - 1
PaaS
Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 21 (65.63%) IaaS
2 17 (53.13%) Linux
3 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (34.38%) Big Data
5 11 (34.38%) Finance
5 11 (34.38%) Advertising
6 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
6 9 (28.13%) Vyatta
6 9 (28.13%) Fintech
7 8 (25.00%) Ansible
7 8 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (25.00%) Puppet
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (25.00%) SaaS
8 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (21.88%) Apache
8 7 (21.88%) DNS
9 6 (18.75%) Cisco
9 6 (18.75%) IBM
9 6 (18.75%) Kerberos
9 6 (18.75%) NFS
9 6 (18.75%) VPN
9 6 (18.75%) EMC
9 6 (18.75%) SAN
9 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
9 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
9 6 (18.75%) Firewall
9 6 (18.75%) QA

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 (21.88%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (65.63%) IaaS
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (25.00%) SaaS
3 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.50%) Bluemix
3 4 (12.50%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) iSCSI
2 6 (18.75%) Kerberos
2 6 (18.75%) NAS
2 6 (18.75%) Network Security
2 6 (18.75%) OpenLDAP
2 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 6 (18.75%) VPN
3 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.13%) DHCP
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) Big Data
2 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (34.38%) Advertising
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
3 6 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Administrator
1 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Fintech
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Native
2 6 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Blog
4 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) CentOS
2 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) DevOps
2 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 6 (18.75%) High Availability
2 6 (18.75%) Low Latency
2 6 (18.75%) Mobile Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Software Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (12.50%) Open Source
5 3 (9.38%) Coaching
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (12.50%) MCSE
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CISM
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) RHCE
5 1 (3.13%) CISA
5 1 (3.13%) CRISC
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) NFS
2 6 (18.75%) Squid
3 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.63%) vSphere
4 3 (9.38%) Docker
5 2 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Ansible
1 8 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) VMware
2 9 (28.13%) Vyatta
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco
3 6 (18.75%) EMC
3 6 (18.75%) IBM
3 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.50%) AppDynamics
5 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.50%) F5
5 4 (12.50%) Juniper
5 4 (12.50%) Splunk
6 2 (6.25%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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