The first table below looks at the demand for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 220 - 215
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.086% - 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.95% - 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £61,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.12% +22.50%
Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
101 119 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.74% 2.21% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82 106 56
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
PaaS
England

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PaaS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PaaS Salary Trend in the South West

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PaaS Salary Histogram in the South West

PaaS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 £65,000 -
Dorset - 1 £42,500 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) SaaS
2 6 (60.00%) IaaS
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (40.00%) Puppet
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) RSpec
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (30.00%) Lync
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 3 (30.00%) Lync
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
1 6 (60.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) RSpec
General
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Web Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Ruby
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSA
1 3 (30.00%) MCITP
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft