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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK
Rank 391 525 634
Rank change year-on-year
+134 +109
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 594 453 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.25% 4.41% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 436 350 257
Median salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £88,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £53,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.80% +12.63%

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
11322 10278 7788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.47% 10.27% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9507 8745 6350
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +138 556 £57,500 - 79
London +94 203 £70,000 +3.70% 47
South East +129 162 £63,250 -2.69% 12
North West +17 64 £51,000 +13.33% 6
Berkshire +74 54 £75,000 +12.78% 2
Surrey +60 46 £56,250 +2.27% 3
South West +38 45 £44,500 -6.31% 5
Manchester -5 40 £51,000 +13.33% 5
Hampshire +33 36 £52,500 - 3
East of England +32 32 £37,500 -40.71% 4
City of London +33 28 £72,500 +11.53% 10
Yorkshire +26 28 £50,000 +6.38% 5
West Midlands +8 26 £63,750 +59.37%
Oxfordshire +45 20 £54,000 -50.90% 1
West Yorkshire +25 20 £50,000 +13.63% 3
Leeds +33 18 £50,000 +13.63% 3
Gloucestershire -1 18 £42,500 -10.52%
Bristol +14 17 £51,000 +27.50% 4
South Wales +6 17 £33,000 -29.78%
Liverpool +3 17 £51,000 -7.27% 1
Wales +1 17 £33,000 -29.78%
Merseyside -1 17 £51,000 -7.27% 1
Reading +47 16 £70,000 +47.36%
Birmingham -11 16 - -
Cambridgeshire +15 15 £34,000 - 1
Gloucester -6 15 £42,500 -10.52%
Hertfordshire +22 13 £51,000 -26.08% 2
Woking - 13 £50,000 -
Newport - 11 £36,500 -
Guildford - 10 £65,000 -

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 780 (59.54%) IaaS
2 625 (47.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 563 (42.98%) SaaS
4 526 (40.15%) Amazon AWS
5 426 (32.52%) Microsoft
6 403 (30.76%) Agile Software Development
7 384 (29.31%) Linux
8 320 (24.43%) Finance
9 317 (24.20%) Degree
10 304 (23.21%) ITIL
11 302 (23.05%) Windows
12 283 (21.60%) VMware
13 261 (19.92%) SQL
13 261 (19.92%) Data Centre
14 242 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 240 (18.32%) Java
16 231 (17.63%) .NET
16 231 (17.63%) Oracle
17 229 (17.48%) SQL Server
18 220 (16.79%) DevOps
19 205 (15.65%) C#
19 205 (15.65%) MS Excel
20 185 (14.12%) Presales
21 164 (12.52%) TOGAF
22 163 (12.44%) Web Services
22 163 (12.44%) Puppet
23 161 (12.29%) Python
24 158 (12.06%) Software Engineering
25 152 (11.60%) PRINCE2
25 152 (11.60%) Computer Science

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 71 (5.42%) Apache
2 68 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 59 (4.50%) OpenStack
4 56 (4.27%) Tomcat
5 49 (3.74%) IIS
6 42 (3.21%) Cloud Foundry
7 40 (3.05%) WebSphere
8 38 (2.90%) JBoss
9 33 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 32 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
11 30 (2.29%) MS Exchange
11 30 (2.29%) Skype for Business
12 28 (2.14%) Apache Spark
13 27 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
14 25 (1.91%) WebLogic
15 23 (1.76%) CMS
16 16 (1.22%) Apache Solr
17 13 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 11 (0.84%) nginx
19 8 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 205 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (2.29%) MS Office
4 7 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.076%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.30%) Sentinel
3 16 (1.22%) SAP GRC
4 13 (0.99%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 2 (0.15%) Magento
8 2 (0.15%) Maximo
9 1 (0.076%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.076%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 780 (59.54%) IaaS
2 625 (47.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 563 (42.98%) SaaS
4 526 (40.15%) Amazon AWS
5 96 (7.33%) Office 365
6 93 (7.10%) Amazon EC2
7 81 (6.18%) Cloud Computing
8 78 (5.95%) Google Cloud Platform
9 36 (2.75%) Heroku
10 30 (2.29%) IBM Cloud
10 30 (2.29%) OpenShift
11 23 (1.76%) Azure Active Directory
12 18 (1.37%) Bluemix
13 17 (1.30%) Amazon S3
14 15 (1.15%) Google App Engine
15 12 (0.92%) Google Analytics
15 12 (0.92%) SoftLayer
16 11 (0.84%) Force.com
17 10 (0.76%) GitHub
17 10 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 105 (8.02%) Firewall
2 104 (7.94%) SAN
3 93 (7.10%) DNS
4 77 (5.88%) Internet
5 57 (4.35%) VPN
6 56 (4.27%) LAN
7 52 (3.97%) DHCP
7 52 (3.97%) WAN
8 40 (3.05%) HTTP
9 34 (2.60%) Network Security
10 28 (2.14%) LDAP
10 28 (2.14%) MPLS
10 28 (2.14%) VoIP
11 25 (1.91%) Kerberos
11 25 (1.91%) TCP/IP
12 23 (1.76%) PBX
13 19 (1.45%) SSL
13 19 (1.45%) VLAN
14 18 (1.37%) AMQP
14 18 (1.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (17.48%) SQL Server
2 124 (9.47%) Big Data
3 120 (9.16%) MySQL
4 102 (7.79%) NoSQL
5 69 (5.27%) MongoDB
6 61 (4.66%) DB2
7 54 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 48 (3.66%) Hadoop
9 41 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 41 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 34 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 27 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
14 23 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
15 22 (1.68%) SAP HANA
16 21 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (1.45%) Oracle Database
17 19 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 74 (5.65%) Git (software)
2 61 (4.66%) Jenkins
3 53 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (3.44%) Visual Studio
5 24 (1.83%) JIRA
6 20 (1.53%) Selenium
6 20 (1.53%) Subversion
7 13 (0.99%) TeamCity
8 12 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (0.84%) Ant
9 11 (0.84%) Maven
9 11 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (0.69%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.61%) Vagrant
11 8 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (0.53%) Grunt
12 7 (0.53%) MSBuild
13 6 (0.46%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.46%) Trac
13 6 (0.46%) webpack
General
1 320 (24.43%) Finance
2 129 (9.85%) Retail
3 89 (6.79%) Marketing
4 66 (5.04%) Banking
4 66 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 62 (4.73%) Publishing
6 46 (3.51%) Legal
7 30 (2.29%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.83%) Games
9 21 (1.60%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.45%) Electronics
11 18 (1.37%) Advertising
12 14 (1.07%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.61%) Law
13 8 (0.61%) Online Betting
14 7 (0.53%) Back Office
15 6 (0.46%) Billing
16 5 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.38%) Front Office
17 4 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 389 (29.69%) Architect
2 189 (14.43%) Developer
3 169 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 124 (9.47%) Cloud Architect
5 119 (9.08%) Cloud Engineer
6 104 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 78 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 76 (5.80%) .NET Developer
8 76 (5.80%) Azure Architect
9 68 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
10 63 (4.81%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 63 (4.81%) Linux Engineer
11 60 (4.58%) Consultant
12 57 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
13 49 (3.74%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 47 (3.59%) Senior Developer
15 44 (3.36%) Senior Cloud Engineer
16 43 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
16 43 (3.28%) Technical Architect
17 41 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (17.63%) .NET
2 163 (12.44%) Web Services
3 136 (10.38%) HTML
4 101 (7.71%) REST
5 82 (6.26%) ASP.NET
6 80 (6.11%) AngularJS
7 78 (5.95%) CSS
8 67 (5.11%) HTML5
8 67 (5.11%) Node.js
9 63 (4.81%) Middleware
10 57 (4.35%) WCF
11 53 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (3.82%) RESTful
13 48 (3.66%) .NET Framework
14 47 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web API
15 45 (3.44%) Spring
16 40 (3.05%) SOAP
17 33 (2.52%) Apache Flex
18 31 (2.37%) LAMP
19 30 (2.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 261 (19.92%) Data Centre
2 152 (11.60%) Computer Science
3 132 (10.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 106 (8.09%) Public Cloud
5 101 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
6 83 (6.34%) Private Cloud
7 56 (4.27%) CMDB
8 38 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (2.60%) Management Information System
10 32 (2.44%) NHS
11 31 (2.37%) Fintech
12 30 (2.29%) Blockchain
13 29 (2.21%) Mobile App
14 28 (2.14%) PKI
14 28 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
15 25 (1.91%) Mathematics
16 24 (1.83%) Internet of Things
16 24 (1.83%) Social Media
17 21 (1.60%) Clustering
17 21 (1.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 384 (29.31%) Linux
2 302 (23.05%) Windows
3 145 (11.07%) Windows Server
4 127 (9.69%) Unix
5 98 (7.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 67 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 60 (4.58%) Solaris
8 57 (4.35%) OpenVMS
9 36 (2.75%) CentOS
9 36 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (1.37%) Android
11 18 (1.37%) Mac OS X
12 11 (0.84%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.53%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.46%) Mesosphere
15 6 (0.46%) VMS
16 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (30.76%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (23.21%) ITIL
3 220 (16.79%) DevOps
4 185 (14.12%) Presales
5 164 (12.52%) TOGAF
6 158 (12.06%) Software Engineering
7 152 (11.60%) PRINCE2
8 140 (10.69%) Scrum
9 137 (10.46%) Analytics
10 130 (9.92%) Service Management
11 127 (9.69%) Open Source
12 124 (9.47%) Project Management
13 121 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 121 (9.24%) CRM
13 121 (9.24%) Technical Architecture
14 120 (9.16%) Service Delivery
15 118 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
16 104 (7.94%) Migration
17 103 (7.86%) Business Development
17 103 (7.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 261 (19.92%) SQL
2 240 (18.32%) Java
3 205 (15.65%) C#
4 161 (12.29%) Python
5 129 (9.85%) PowerShell
6 125 (9.54%) JavaScript
7 80 (6.11%) PHP
8 73 (5.57%) Ruby
9 56 (4.27%) C
10 52 (3.97%) Perl
11 40 (3.05%) Bash Shell
12 29 (2.21%) Scala
13 26 (1.98%) C++
14 25 (1.91%) PL/SQL
15 23 (1.76%) Go
16 17 (1.30%) T-SQL
17 11 (0.84%) Apex Code
18 10 (0.76%) Shell Script
19 7 (0.53%) Bourne shell
19 7 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 317 (24.20%) Degree
2 86 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 73 (5.57%) ISEB
3 73 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 64 (4.89%) PMI Certification
5 56 (4.27%) PMP
6 52 (3.97%) SC Cleared
7 39 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (2.60%) MCSE
9 28 (2.14%) BC Cleared
10 27 (2.06%) CCNA
11 19 (1.45%) MCSA
12 18 (1.37%) EMC Certification
13 17 (1.30%) CISSP
14 16 (1.22%) CCIE
14 16 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 13 (0.99%) CISM
17 12 (0.92%) CISA
18 10 (0.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.96%) QA
2 46 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (3.05%) PCI DSS
4 39 (2.98%) SLA
5 34 (2.60%) GCP
6 19 (1.45%) ISO 9001
7 13 (0.99%) ISO 14001
8 8 (0.61%) COBIT
9 3 (0.23%) COSO
9 3 (0.23%) GAMP
9 3 (0.23%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.15%) GDPR
10 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.15%) ISO27002
System Software
1 242 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 110 (8.40%) Docker
4 94 (7.18%) Hyper-V
5 88 (6.72%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (2.44%) VMware ESX
7 23 (1.76%) vSphere
8 16 (1.22%) Firmware
8 16 (1.22%) vCloud
8 16 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (1.15%) Terminal Services
10 14 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
11 13 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (0.84%) Dovecot
12 11 (0.84%) Postfix
13 10 (0.76%) Apache Flume
13 10 (0.76%) HDFS
14 9 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
15 7 (0.53%) KVM
15 7 (0.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 163 (12.44%) Puppet
2 141 (10.76%) Opscode Chef
3 83 (6.34%) SCVMM
4 80 (6.11%) Ansible
5 29 (2.21%) vRealize
6 27 (2.06%) Kubernetes
7 25 (1.91%) SCCM
8 24 (1.83%) SCOM
9 19 (1.45%) SCOrch
10 17 (1.30%) Mesos
11 16 (1.22%) AirWatch
12 12 (0.92%) Nagios
13 11 (0.84%) Terraform
14 8 (0.61%) Kibana
15 7 (0.53%) FortiGate
15 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
15 7 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
16 6 (0.46%) Ambari
16 6 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
17 5 (0.38%) Icinga
Vendors
1 426 (32.52%) Microsoft
2 283 (21.60%) VMware
3 231 (17.63%) Oracle
4 138 (10.53%) Cisco
5 119 (9.08%) IBM
5 119 (9.08%) NetApp
6 101 (7.71%) Citrix
7 96 (7.33%) Google
8 86 (6.56%) EMC
9 85 (6.49%) CheckPoint
10 82 (6.26%) Juniper
11 79 (6.03%) Red Hat
12 74 (5.65%) HP
13 67 (5.11%) BMC
14 53 (4.05%) SAP
15 29 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
16 28 (2.14%) Splunk
17 17 (1.30%) ServiceNow
17 17 (1.30%) Vyatta
18 14 (1.07%) F5
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and Bonus avail
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bouns, Healthcare, Car,
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits packages
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £95000 - £110000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £49,000 - £62,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £69000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 40-50% Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago