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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 49 70 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 9 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.97% 1.57% 3.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.00% 12.86% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £46,250 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -53.75%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.31%
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
50 70 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.96% 12.22% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 39
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £100,000 £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 30 August 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
3 12 (80.00%) ITIL
3 12 (80.00%) Degree
3 12 (80.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (73.33%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (73.33%) Mentoring
4 11 (73.33%) Coaching
4 11 (73.33%) Office 365
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 11 (73.33%) Mathematics
4 11 (73.33%) VLAN
4 11 (73.33%) VMware ESX
4 11 (73.33%) Retail
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) Skype for Business
4 11 (73.33%) Firewall
4 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
4 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 11 (73.33%) Terminal Services
4 11 (73.33%) CheckPoint
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (73.33%) MPLS
4 11 (73.33%) C
4 11 (73.33%) ISDN
4 11 (73.33%) LAN

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 11 (73.33%) Skype for Business
2 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) DHCP
1 11 (73.33%) DNS
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
1 11 (73.33%) ISDN
1 11 (73.33%) LAN
1 11 (73.33%) MPLS
1 11 (73.33%) PBX
1 11 (73.33%) Remote Desktop
1 11 (73.33%) VLAN
1 11 (73.33%) VoIP
1 11 (73.33%) VPN
1 11 (73.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (73.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 11 (73.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 11 (73.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 11 (73.33%) Support Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Linux Support
2 9 (60.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Office 365 Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Architect
5 3 (20.00%) DBA
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (20.00%) Senior DBA
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (13.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (73.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
1 14 (93.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) Coaching
2 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
2 11 (73.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C
2 4 (26.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) Terminal Services
2 11 (73.33%) VMware ESX
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) CheckPoint
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (20.00%) NetApp
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle