The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 235 221 241
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 15 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.38% 0.051%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.01% 5.87% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £30,450 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £193,750 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.69%
PaaS
England

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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
498 392 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.89% 6.45% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 451 310 150
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £58,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Bristol -6 13 £45,000 -71.20%
Somerset - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 West region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 30 (88.24%) IaaS
2 24 (70.59%) ITIL
3 21 (61.76%) VMware
4 19 (55.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (50.00%) EMC
5 17 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
7 13 (38.24%) Presales
7 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
7 13 (38.24%) ITIL V3
7 13 (38.24%) Line Management
7 13 (38.24%) TOGAF
7 13 (38.24%) Degree
7 13 (38.24%) SQL
7 13 (38.24%) Windows
7 13 (38.24%) MySQL
7 13 (38.24%) Oracle
7 13 (38.24%) Cisco
7 13 (38.24%) IBM
7 13 (38.24%) Citrix
8 12 (35.29%) ISEB
8 12 (35.29%) PMP
8 12 (35.29%) PMI Certification
8 12 (35.29%) Juniper
8 12 (35.29%) BMC
8 12 (35.29%) NetApp

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (26.47%) Apache
1 9 (26.47%) IIS
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.76%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 30 (88.24%) IaaS
2 19 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (35.29%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (17.65%) SaaS
5 4 (11.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (11.76%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (38.24%) MySQL
3 12 (35.29%) DB2
4 4 (11.76%) Big Data
4 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
General
1 12 (35.29%) Publishing
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Architect
2 12 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Head of IT
3 7 (20.59%) Head of IT Operations
3 7 (20.59%) Head of Operations
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Cloud Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Data Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Data Migration Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 12 (35.29%) CMDB
2 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (8.82%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
1 13 (38.24%) Windows Server
2 12 (35.29%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) ITIL
2 19 (55.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 13 (38.24%) ITIL V3
4 13 (38.24%) Line Management
4 13 (38.24%) Presales
4 13 (38.24%) TOGAF
5 12 (35.29%) Business Development
5 12 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (35.29%) CRM
5 12 (35.29%) Customer Engagement
5 12 (35.29%) IT Governance
5 12 (35.29%) Project Management
5 12 (35.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
5 12 (35.29%) Service Management
5 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 12 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (35.29%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (20.59%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) Python
2 4 (11.76%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 12 (35.29%) ISEB
2 12 (35.29%) PMI Certification
2 12 (35.29%) PMP
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) EMC Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.59%) Dovecot
3 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) EMC
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco
3 13 (38.24%) Citrix
3 13 (38.24%) IBM
3 13 (38.24%) Oracle
4 12 (35.29%) BMC
4 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
4 12 (35.29%) HP
4 12 (35.29%) Juniper
4 12 (35.29%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Software AG