The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 393 582 663
Rank change year-on-year
+189 +81
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 652 408 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.48% 3.96% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 472 320 262
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +10.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.73% +18.88%

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

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11898 10314 8025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.10% 9.71% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10016 8709 6570
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PaaS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS within the UK.

PaaS Salary Trend in the UK

PaaS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PaaS over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 within the UK.

PaaS Salary Histogram in the UK

PaaS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
England +180 617 £55,000 -8.33% 60
London +119 224 £65,000 -7.14% 34
South East +117 143 £60,000 - 16
North West +63 76 £51,000 -21.53% 3
South West +36 57 £44,000 +8.64% 3
Surrey +64 51 £65,000 +8.33% 5
West Midlands +5 46 £58,750 +67.85%
Berkshire +60 43 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Manchester - 42 £51,000 -
East of England +17 34 £44,475 -25.87% 2
City of London +42 30 £63,750 -20.80% 2
Hampshire +16 30 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Birmingham 0 30 £60,910 +33.13%
Merseyside +16 29 £51,000 -21.53% 3
Liverpool - 29 £51,000 - 3
Gloucestershire - 26 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire +21 25 £50,000 -18.36% 1
West Yorkshire +41 21 £50,000 -1.47%
Gloucester - 19 £42,500 - 1
South Wales +11 17 £40,000 -25.23% 1
Wales +5 17 £40,000 -25.23% 1
Reading +43 16 £72,500 +52.63% 2
Leeds +20 15 £50,000 +20.48%
Cambridgeshire +19 15 £42,950 -25.30%
Hertfordshire +20 14 £51,000 -26.08% 1
Nottinghamshire -1 13 £61,250 +33.87%
East Midlands -3 13 £61,250 +33.87% 1
Coventry +11 12 - -
Watford - 12 £51,000 -
Cambridge +24 11 £42,950 -28.41%

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 with a requirement for PaaS.

1 811 (58.14%) IaaS
2 668 (47.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 603 (43.23%) SaaS
4 591 (42.37%) Amazon AWS
5 438 (31.40%) Linux
6 433 (31.04%) Agile Software Development
7 427 (30.61%) Microsoft
8 355 (25.45%) Finance
9 324 (23.23%) Windows
9 324 (23.23%) Degree
10 300 (21.51%) ITIL
11 296 (21.22%) Data Centre
12 290 (20.79%) VMware
13 271 (19.43%) Java
13 271 (19.43%) SQL
14 265 (19.00%) DevOps
15 264 (18.92%) .NET
16 241 (17.28%) C#
17 240 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
18 236 (16.92%) SQL Server
19 219 (15.70%) Oracle
20 214 (15.34%) MS Excel
21 200 (14.34%) Python
22 197 (14.12%) Puppet
23 194 (13.91%) Presales
24 179 (12.83%) Software Engineering
25 171 (12.26%) Opscode Chef
26 154 (11.04%) Web Services
27 149 (10.68%) TOGAF
28 146 (10.47%) JavaScript

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills 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 90 (6.45%) Apache
2 66 (4.73%) IIS
3 65 (4.66%) SharePoint
4 64 (4.59%) OpenStack
5 62 (4.44%) Tomcat
6 46 (3.30%) JBoss
7 43 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
8 39 (2.80%) WebSphere
9 32 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 32 (2.29%) WebLogic
10 31 (2.22%) MS Exchange
11 30 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
12 26 (1.86%) Apache Spark
13 22 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
14 20 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 17 (1.22%) Skype for Business
16 12 (0.86%) nginx
17 9 (0.65%) Apache Qpid
18 7 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
19 6 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 214 (15.34%) MS Excel
2 52 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (2.15%) MS Office
4 8 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.22%) MS Project
6 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (1.65%) SAP GRC
2 19 (1.36%) Sentinel
3 18 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (1.29%) SAP ERP
4 10 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.14%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 2 (0.14%) Maximo
9 1 (0.072%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.072%) CODA-Financials
9 1 (0.072%) Magento
9 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.072%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.072%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 811 (58.14%) IaaS
2 668 (47.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 603 (43.23%) SaaS
4 591 (42.37%) Amazon AWS
5 109 (7.81%) Amazon EC2
6 99 (7.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 87 (6.24%) Office 365
8 81 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
9 46 (3.30%) OpenShift
10 38 (2.72%) Heroku
11 30 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 28 (2.01%) IBM Cloud
13 25 (1.79%) Google App Engine
14 24 (1.72%) Amazon S3
15 21 (1.51%) Bluemix
16 15 (1.08%) Force.com
17 14 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 12 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 12 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 12 (0.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 118 (8.46%) SAN
2 96 (6.88%) Firewall
3 93 (6.67%) DNS
4 88 (6.31%) Internet
5 69 (4.95%) VPN
6 61 (4.37%) HTTP
7 47 (3.37%) DHCP
7 47 (3.37%) WAN
8 45 (3.23%) LAN
9 38 (2.72%) Network Security
10 36 (2.58%) TCP/IP
11 28 (2.01%) VoIP
12 25 (1.79%) MPLS
13 22 (1.58%) SSL
14 19 (1.36%) LDAP
15 18 (1.29%) IPsec
16 16 (1.15%) AMQP
16 16 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (1.15%) PBX
16 16 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 145 (10.39%) Big Data
3 137 (9.82%) MySQL
4 126 (9.03%) NoSQL
5 81 (5.81%) MongoDB
6 55 (3.94%) Relational Database
7 53 (3.80%) DB2
8 52 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 41 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
9 41 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 39 (2.80%) Hadoop
11 37 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 29 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
14 28 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 26 (1.86%) RDBMS
17 25 (1.79%) SAP HANA
18 23 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 96 (6.88%) Git (software)
2 87 (6.24%) Jenkins
3 49 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 30 (2.15%) Subversion
6 26 (1.86%) Selenium
7 18 (1.29%) JIRA
8 14 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (1.00%) Cucumber
9 10 (0.72%) TeamCity
10 9 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (0.57%) Maven
11 8 (0.57%) NUnit
12 7 (0.50%) Ant
12 7 (0.50%) GoCD
12 7 (0.50%) MSBuild
12 7 (0.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 7 (0.50%) WiX
13 6 (0.43%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.43%) Trac
General
1 355 (25.45%) Finance
2 112 (8.03%) Retail
3 85 (6.09%) Marketing
4 80 (5.73%) Banking
5 68 (4.87%) Telecoms
6 56 (4.01%) Publishing
7 46 (3.30%) Legal
8 40 (2.87%) Games
9 28 (2.01%) Financial Institution
9 28 (2.01%) Manufacturing
10 27 (1.94%) Advertising
11 20 (1.43%) Electronics
12 11 (0.79%) Billing
12 11 (0.79%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.57%) Online Betting
15 6 (0.43%) Law
16 5 (0.36%) Back Office
17 4 (0.29%) Front Office
17 4 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 427 (30.61%) Architect
2 211 (15.13%) Developer
3 165 (11.83%) Solutions Architect
4 130 (9.32%) Cloud Architect
5 110 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
6 90 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 82 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 82 (5.88%) Azure Architect
7 82 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 77 (5.52%) Consultant
9 73 (5.23%) Linux Engineer
10 68 (4.87%) Infrastructure Architect
11 60 (4.30%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 57 (4.09%) Technical Architect
13 53 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
14 50 (3.58%) Senior Developer
15 44 (3.15%) Senior Architect
16 41 (2.94%) Support Engineer
17 39 (2.80%) Senior Cloud Engineer
17 39 (2.80%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (18.92%) .NET
2 154 (11.04%) Web Services
3 137 (9.82%) HTML
4 130 (9.32%) REST
5 98 (7.03%) ASP.NET
6 84 (6.02%) CSS
7 82 (5.88%) Middleware
8 70 (5.02%) AngularJS
9 64 (4.59%) HTML5
10 61 (4.37%) Node.js
11 59 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (4.23%) WCF
12 54 (3.87%) .NET Framework
13 53 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 53 (3.80%) SOAP
14 52 (3.73%) RESTful
15 47 (3.37%) Spring
16 44 (3.15%) Apache Flex
17 37 (2.65%) LAMP
18 32 (2.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 296 (21.22%) Data Centre
2 142 (10.18%) Hybrid Cloud
3 139 (9.96%) Computer Science
4 129 (9.25%) Public Cloud
5 104 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
6 102 (7.31%) Private Cloud
7 50 (3.58%) CMDB
8 48 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
9 45 (3.23%) Mobile App
10 41 (2.94%) Blockchain
11 33 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
12 32 (2.29%) Management Information System
13 29 (2.08%) NHS
14 28 (2.01%) Fintech
15 26 (1.86%) Virtual Team
16 25 (1.79%) Visualisation
17 24 (1.72%) Internet of Things
17 24 (1.72%) Mathematics
18 23 (1.65%) User Experience
19 20 (1.43%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 438 (31.40%) Linux
2 324 (23.23%) Windows
3 131 (9.39%) Unix
4 129 (9.25%) Windows Server
5 122 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 60 (4.30%) Solaris
7 57 (4.09%) OpenVMS
8 55 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (3.23%) CentOS
10 34 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (1.36%) Android
13 14 (1.00%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.72%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.65%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.57%) Windows 7
17 6 (0.43%) Mesosphere
17 6 (0.43%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.29%) AIX
19 3 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (31.04%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (21.51%) ITIL
3 265 (19.00%) DevOps
4 194 (13.91%) Presales
5 179 (12.83%) Software Engineering
6 149 (10.68%) TOGAF
7 141 (10.11%) Service Management
8 139 (9.96%) PRINCE2
9 137 (9.82%) Analytics
10 134 (9.61%) Technical Architecture
11 133 (9.53%) Project Management
12 132 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
13 129 (9.25%) Scrum
14 124 (8.89%) Open Source
15 122 (8.75%) Service Delivery
16 118 (8.46%) TDD
17 110 (7.89%) Business Development
18 106 (7.60%) Continuous Improvement
18 106 (7.60%) CRM
19 105 (7.53%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 271 (19.43%) Java
1 271 (19.43%) SQL
2 241 (17.28%) C#
3 200 (14.34%) Python
4 146 (10.47%) JavaScript
5 106 (7.60%) PowerShell
6 90 (6.45%) Ruby
7 88 (6.31%) PHP
8 59 (4.23%) Perl
9 54 (3.87%) C
10 49 (3.51%) Bash Shell
11 36 (2.58%) Scala
12 35 (2.51%) C++
13 25 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 19 (1.36%) Go
14 19 (1.36%) T-SQL
15 18 (1.29%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.08%) R
17 13 (0.93%) Apex Code
18 9 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 324 (23.23%) Degree
2 110 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 80 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 71 (5.09%) ISEB
5 59 (4.23%) SC Cleared
6 58 (4.16%) PMI Certification
7 50 (3.58%) PMP
8 46 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
9 41 (2.94%) MCSE
10 37 (2.65%) BC Cleared
11 26 (1.86%) CCNA
12 25 (1.79%) EMC Certification
13 22 (1.58%) CISSP
14 16 (1.15%) CISM
14 16 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (1.00%) CCIE
15 14 (1.00%) CISA
16 13 (0.93%) MCSA
17 11 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.30%) QA
2 43 (3.08%) GCP
3 41 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (2.29%) SLA
5 31 (2.22%) PCI DSS
6 21 (1.51%) ISO 9001
7 15 (1.08%) ISO 14001
8 8 (0.57%) COBIT
9 3 (0.22%) COSO
9 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.22%) GAMP
9 3 (0.22%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.14%) ISO27002
System Software
1 240 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 132 (9.46%) Docker
3 114 (8.17%) Active Directory
4 98 (7.03%) Virtual Machines
5 80 (5.73%) Hyper-V
6 32 (2.29%) vSphere
7 24 (1.72%) vCloud
7 24 (1.72%) VMware ESX
8 20 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
9 18 (1.29%) Firmware
10 17 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (0.93%) Terminal Services
12 12 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
13 10 (0.72%) Apache Flume
13 10 (0.72%) Dovecot
13 10 (0.72%) HDFS
13 10 (0.72%) Postfix
14 9 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
15 7 (0.50%) KVM
15 7 (0.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 197 (14.12%) Puppet
2 171 (12.26%) Opscode Chef
3 92 (6.59%) Ansible
4 87 (6.24%) SCVMM
5 35 (2.51%) vRealize
6 30 (2.15%) Kubernetes
7 23 (1.65%) SCOrch
8 22 (1.58%) Mesos
8 22 (1.58%) SCCM
9 21 (1.51%) AirWatch
10 19 (1.36%) Salt
11 18 (1.29%) Nagios
12 15 (1.08%) SCOM
13 11 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
14 9 (0.65%) CFEngine
14 9 (0.65%) Kibana
15 7 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
16 6 (0.43%) Ambari
16 6 (0.43%) FortiGate
16 6 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 427 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 290 (20.79%) VMware
3 219 (15.70%) Oracle
4 143 (10.25%) Cisco
5 113 (8.10%) NetApp
6 110 (7.89%) IBM
7 104 (7.46%) Citrix
8 98 (7.03%) Google
9 88 (6.31%) EMC
10 86 (6.16%) Red Hat
11 78 (5.59%) CheckPoint
12 74 (5.30%) Juniper
13 68 (4.87%) HP
14 56 (4.01%) BMC
14 56 (4.01%) SAP
15 30 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
16 25 (1.79%) Splunk
17 20 (1.43%) Atlassian
18 17 (1.22%) Vyatta
19 16 (1.15%) ServiceNow
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 14 hours ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
CBS butler
Salary: Bonus, Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £52,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £70k + up to 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
M. H. Alshaya. Co. W.L.L.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
M. H. Alshaya. Co. W.L.L.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
United Kingdom
SCC
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From 160000 to 165000 per annum, + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + generous benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ARM (Advanced Resource Managers)
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Source Technology
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + OTE + Car Allowance (9K)
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + up to 15% bonus, shares & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £700000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago