The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.39% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
PaaS
Hertfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
16 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.10% 2.73% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -16.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £45,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £78,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PaaS
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS across the Watford region.

PaaS Salary Trend in Watford

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (88.89%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (88.89%) IaaS
2 7 (77.78%) SaaS
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (55.56%) vSphere
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Service Management
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) NAS
7 2 (22.22%) Google
7 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (22.22%) CMDB
7 2 (22.22%) Use Case
7 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (22.22%) EMC
7 2 (22.22%) RESTful
7 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) .NET
7 2 (22.22%) IBM

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (88.89%) IaaS
2 7 (77.78%) SaaS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) Google Apps
5 2 (22.22%) Terremark
6 1 (11.11%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) LAMP
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) vSphere
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) vCloud
5 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) Rackspace
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Dell