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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK
Rank 403 488 602
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +114
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 561 533 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.52% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.80% 4.82% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 415 392 286
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
11685 11055 8645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.92% 10.82% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9780 9285 6984
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +109 524 £60,000 +9.09% 94
London +88 223 £70,000 +7.69% 48
South East +98 132 £62,500 +11.11% 10
Yorkshire +38 47 £50,000 +8.10% 11
Berkshire +65 43 £75,000 +15.38% 2
North West -9 42 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Hampshire +31 36 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South West +26 34 £47,500 - 6
East of England +20 29 £60,000 -17.24% 2
Manchester -20 28 £50,500 +12.22% 3
Surrey +50 26 £47,500 -13.63% 4
West Yorkshire +24 26 £50,000 +13.63% 5
City of London +32 23 £85,000 +25.00% 10
Bristol +21 22 £53,000 +17.77% 4
Leeds +18 22 £50,000 +13.63% 5
Oxfordshire +28 18 £60,000 -45.45% 1
West Midlands +22 17 £62,500 +4.16% 9
North Yorkshire +17 16 £50,000 -41.17% 2
Wales -10 14 £32,750 -28.80%
Hertfordshire +21 13 £97,500 +32.20% 1
Farnborough -2 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 12 £37,500 -28.57%
Birmingham +8 11 £70,000 +16.66% 2
South Wales -11 11 £32,500 -29.34%
West Sussex +20 10 £64,000 +21.90%
Woking +7 9 £37,500 -
Newport +3 9 £32,500 -55.17%
Peterborough - 9 - -
Slough +35 8 £80,000 -46.66%
Fareham +7 8 £35,000 -46.15%

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 752 (60.02%) IaaS
2 616 (49.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 528 (42.14%) SaaS
4 482 (38.47%) Amazon AWS
5 458 (36.55%) Microsoft
6 407 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
7 340 (27.13%) Linux
8 296 (23.62%) ITIL
9 295 (23.54%) Windows
10 294 (23.46%) Finance
11 290 (23.14%) Degree
12 266 (21.23%) VMware
13 255 (20.35%) SQL
14 237 (18.91%) Data Centre
15 231 (18.44%) SQL Server
16 230 (18.36%) VMware Infrastructure
17 229 (18.28%) Java
18 223 (17.80%) Oracle
19 215 (17.16%) DevOps
20 209 (16.68%) .NET
21 194 (15.48%) MS Excel
22 185 (14.76%) C#
23 171 (13.65%) Presales
24 164 (13.09%) Web Services
25 162 (12.93%) TOGAF
26 158 (12.61%) Windows Server
27 157 (12.53%) Puppet
28 153 (12.21%) PRINCE2
29 152 (12.13%) Python
30 149 (11.89%) Scrum

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 83 (6.62%) SharePoint
2 60 (4.79%) Apache
3 56 (4.47%) IIS
4 51 (4.07%) OpenStack
4 51 (4.07%) Tomcat
5 48 (3.83%) WebSphere
6 39 (3.11%) Cloud Foundry
7 37 (2.95%) CMS
8 33 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
9 32 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 30 (2.39%) JBoss
11 28 (2.23%) Skype for Business
12 27 (2.15%) MS Exchange
13 26 (2.08%) Apache Spark
13 26 (2.08%) WebLogic
14 25 (2.00%) Apache Solr
14 25 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 8 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 194 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 31 (2.47%) MS Office
4 6 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.080%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.080%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.80%) SAP GRC
3 9 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (0.72%) Sentinel
4 8 (0.64%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.24%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.16%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.16%) Maximo
7 2 (0.16%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.080%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.080%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.080%) Magento
8 1 (0.080%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.080%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.080%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 752 (60.02%) IaaS
2 616 (49.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 528 (42.14%) SaaS
4 482 (38.47%) Amazon AWS
5 110 (8.78%) Office 365
6 80 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
7 77 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
8 62 (4.95%) Google Cloud Platform
9 36 (2.87%) OpenShift
10 35 (2.79%) Heroku
11 34 (2.71%) IBM Cloud
12 22 (1.76%) Google Analytics
13 20 (1.60%) Amazon S3
13 20 (1.60%) Bluemix
14 19 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
15 18 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 17 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
17 15 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 14 (1.12%) SoftLayer
19 12 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 105 (8.38%) SAN
2 104 (8.30%) Firewall
3 98 (7.82%) DNS
4 63 (5.03%) Internet
5 58 (4.63%) LAN
6 54 (4.31%) WAN
7 51 (4.07%) DHCP
8 50 (3.99%) VPN
9 39 (3.11%) LDAP
10 34 (2.71%) HTTP
11 30 (2.39%) Kerberos
12 28 (2.23%) Network Security
13 25 (2.00%) MPLS
14 23 (1.84%) VoIP
15 21 (1.68%) PBX
15 21 (1.68%) TCP/IP
16 17 (1.36%) Skype
16 17 (1.36%) SSL
17 16 (1.28%) Unified Communications
17 16 (1.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (18.44%) SQL Server
2 120 (9.58%) MySQL
3 104 (8.30%) Big Data
4 76 (6.07%) NoSQL
5 61 (4.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 60 (4.79%) DB2
7 59 (4.71%) MongoDB
8 56 (4.47%) Hadoop
9 44 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
10 35 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 34 (2.71%) Relational Database
12 33 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 28 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
14 24 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
14 24 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
16 20 (1.60%) Blockchain
16 20 (1.60%) SAP HANA
17 19 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 59 (4.71%) Git (software)
2 54 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (4.15%) Jenkins
4 49 (3.91%) Visual Studio
5 37 (2.95%) JIRA
6 16 (1.28%) Subversion
7 14 (1.12%) Vagrant
8 13 (1.04%) Selenium
9 12 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (0.72%) Ant
10 9 (0.72%) Grunt
10 9 (0.72%) Maven
10 9 (0.72%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.56%) webpack
13 6 (0.48%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.32%) Hudson
14 4 (0.32%) Mocha
14 4 (0.32%) Moq
General
1 294 (23.46%) Finance
2 123 (9.82%) Retail
3 78 (6.23%) Marketing
4 59 (4.71%) Publishing
5 53 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 52 (4.15%) Banking
7 44 (3.51%) Legal
8 26 (2.08%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.20%) Advertising
10 15 (1.20%) Electronics
11 14 (1.12%) Multimedia
12 11 (0.88%) Games
12 11 (0.88%) Law
13 6 (0.48%) Back Office
14 5 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.32%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.32%) Local Government
16 3 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 369 (29.45%) Architect
2 176 (14.05%) Developer
3 169 (13.49%) Solutions Architect
4 127 (10.14%) Cloud Architect
5 116 (9.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 88 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 70 (5.59%) Infrastructure Architect
8 69 (5.51%) DevOps Engineer
9 68 (5.43%) .NET Developer
10 64 (5.11%) Azure Architect
11 58 (4.63%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 52 (4.15%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 52 (4.15%) Infrastructure Manager
13 51 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
14 48 (3.83%) Systems Engineer
15 46 (3.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
16 45 (3.59%) Consultant
17 44 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 43 (3.43%) Senior Developer
19 37 (2.95%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (16.68%) .NET
2 164 (13.09%) Web Services
3 135 (10.77%) HTML
4 95 (7.58%) REST
5 86 (6.86%) AngularJS
6 84 (6.70%) CSS
7 81 (6.46%) ASP.NET
8 77 (6.15%) Node.js
9 72 (5.75%) WCF
10 71 (5.67%) Middleware
11 65 (5.19%) HTML5
12 57 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 51 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 49 (3.91%) SOAP
15 46 (3.67%) RESTful
16 45 (3.59%) .NET Framework
17 35 (2.79%) Spring
18 29 (2.31%) JSON
18 29 (2.31%) LAMP
19 24 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 237 (18.91%) Data Centre
2 137 (10.93%) Computer Science
3 110 (8.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 100 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (5.83%) Public Cloud
6 58 (4.63%) Private Cloud
7 55 (4.39%) CMDB
8 36 (2.87%) Management Information System
9 32 (2.55%) NHS
10 28 (2.23%) Fintech
11 27 (2.15%) PKI
12 25 (2.00%) Clustering
12 25 (2.00%) Mobile App
12 25 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
13 24 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
14 22 (1.76%) Social Media
15 21 (1.68%) Internet of Things
16 17 (1.36%) Cloud Native
16 17 (1.36%) Driving Licence
17 16 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 340 (27.13%) Linux
2 295 (23.54%) Windows
3 158 (12.61%) Windows Server
4 111 (8.86%) Unix
5 80 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 75 (5.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (4.71%) Solaris
8 57 (4.55%) OpenVMS
9 42 (3.35%) CentOS
10 37 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (1.60%) Mac OS X
12 18 (1.44%) Android
13 17 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (1.20%) Apple iOS
15 12 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
15 12 (0.96%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.40%) VMS
16 5 (0.40%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.32%) AIX
18 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (23.62%) ITIL
3 215 (17.16%) DevOps
4 171 (13.65%) Presales
5 162 (12.93%) TOGAF
6 153 (12.21%) PRINCE2
7 149 (11.89%) Scrum
8 139 (11.09%) Software Engineering
9 130 (10.38%) CRM
10 126 (10.06%) Service Management
11 123 (9.82%) Open Source
12 119 (9.50%) Analytics
13 115 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 115 (9.18%) Project Management
14 114 (9.10%) Continuous Integration
15 111 (8.86%) Service Delivery
16 108 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
17 99 (7.90%) E-Commerce
17 99 (7.90%) MVC
18 97 (7.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 255 (20.35%) SQL
2 229 (18.28%) Java
3 185 (14.76%) C#
4 152 (12.13%) Python
5 144 (11.49%) PowerShell
6 120 (9.58%) JavaScript
7 75 (5.99%) PHP
8 73 (5.83%) Ruby
9 55 (4.39%) Perl
10 48 (3.83%) C
11 39 (3.11%) Bash Shell
12 27 (2.15%) Go
12 27 (2.15%) Scala
13 20 (1.60%) C++
14 17 (1.36%) T-SQL
15 10 (0.80%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.72%) Apex Code
16 9 (0.72%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.64%) Bourne shell
18 7 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 290 (23.14%) Degree
2 69 (5.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 66 (5.27%) ISEB
4 60 (4.79%) Security Cleared
5 58 (4.63%) PMI Certification
6 55 (4.39%) PMP
7 41 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
8 40 (3.19%) SC Cleared
9 35 (2.79%) MCSE
10 24 (1.92%) CCNA
11 21 (1.68%) CCIE
12 20 (1.60%) MCSA
13 17 (1.36%) BC Cleared
14 15 (1.20%) CCNP
14 15 (1.20%) CISSP
14 15 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (1.12%) EMC Certification
16 13 (1.04%) CISM
16 13 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 12 (0.96%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.19%) QA
2 44 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (3.27%) PCI DSS
4 37 (2.95%) SLA
5 23 (1.84%) GCP
6 16 (1.28%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.80%) ISO 14001
8 7 (0.56%) COBIT
9 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.24%) COSO
10 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.16%) GDPR
11 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 2 (0.16%) ISO27002
System Software
1 230 (18.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (10.93%) Active Directory
3 117 (9.34%) Docker
4 91 (7.26%) Hyper-V
5 76 (6.07%) Virtual Machines
6 28 (2.23%) vSphere
7 26 (2.08%) VMware ESX
8 13 (1.04%) Dovecot
8 13 (1.04%) Postfix
8 13 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
9 11 (0.88%) Apache Flume
9 11 (0.88%) Firmware
9 11 (0.88%) Terminal Services
10 10 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
12 7 (0.56%) Xen
13 6 (0.48%) HDFS
13 6 (0.48%) NFS
14 5 (0.40%) LXC
Systems Management
1 157 (12.53%) Puppet
2 128 (10.22%) Opscode Chef
3 72 (5.75%) Ansible
4 66 (5.27%) SCVMM
5 30 (2.39%) SCOM
6 28 (2.23%) Kubernetes
7 23 (1.84%) SCCM
8 15 (1.20%) vRealize
9 13 (1.04%) AirWatch
10 12 (0.96%) Mesos
11 11 (0.88%) Terraform
12 9 (0.72%) FortiGate
12 9 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
12 9 (0.72%) SCOrch
13 7 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
13 7 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
14 6 (0.48%) Kibana
15 4 (0.32%) Ambari
15 4 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
15 4 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 458 (36.55%) Microsoft
2 266 (21.23%) VMware
3 223 (17.80%) Oracle
4 129 (10.30%) Cisco
5 127 (10.14%) IBM
6 119 (9.50%) NetApp
7 100 (7.98%) Google
8 99 (7.90%) Citrix
9 84 (6.70%) EMC
10 83 (6.62%) Red Hat
11 80 (6.38%) CheckPoint
12 78 (6.23%) Juniper
13 72 (5.75%) HP
14 69 (5.51%) BMC
15 47 (3.75%) SAP
16 33 (2.63%) Splunk
17 25 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
18 24 (1.92%) ATG
18 24 (1.92%) Demandware
18 24 (1.92%) hybris
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum Basix salary to £80,000 plus variabl
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + additional benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Innodigital
Salary: From £40 to £60 per annum Flexible, depending on experience level.
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £110,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £110,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £68,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: Car or All + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent, please discuss
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
keytree
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Flexitime, Health Insurance, Lapto
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago