The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 52 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 6 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.24% 2.99% 2.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.43% 16.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £46,250 -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.59%
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
28 96 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.79% 17.91% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 55 38
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £29,400 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (50.00%) Perl
6 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 8 (50.00%) Office 365
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
7 7 (43.75%) Data Guard
7 7 (43.75%) 3PAR
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle Exadata
7 7 (43.75%) High Availability
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (43.75%) NetApp
8 6 (37.50%) Degree
8 6 (37.50%) Retail
8 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
9 5 (31.25%) Remote Desktop

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) ISDN
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) MPLS
2 5 (31.25%) PBX
2 5 (31.25%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (31.25%) VLAN
2 5 (31.25%) VoIP
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Exadata
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle9i Database
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) DBA
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory Support
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Senior DBA
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (18.75%) IT Operations Manager
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Support
4 3 (18.75%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) High Availability
4 5 (31.25%) Coaching
4 5 (31.25%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
6 3 (18.75%) Information Security
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
6 3 (18.75%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) ITSM
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (31.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
3 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
4 3 (18.75%) VirtualBox
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Data Guard
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) 3PAR
3 7 (43.75%) NetApp
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat