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 24 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 231 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.049% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.58% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -13.72%
Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
190 115 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.10% 2.20% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 163 98 91
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 1 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £62,500 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (50.00%) SaaS
3 4 (50.00%) IaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (37.50%) Lync
4 3 (37.50%) MCITP
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) MCSA
4 3 (37.50%) Apache

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (37.50%) Lync
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
1 4 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LINQ
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (37.50%) MCITP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) AppFog