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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 48 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 11 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.13% 0.92% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.95% 8.06% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £72,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
38 62 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.35% 11.42% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 21
Median salary £60,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,436 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 5 May 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (72.73%) Perl
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (63.64%) NetApp
4 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (63.64%) Data Guard
4 7 (63.64%) 3PAR
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (63.64%) High Availability
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (45.45%) Database Mirroring
6 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
7 3 (27.27%) Linux

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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 12c
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Exadata
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle9i Database
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Senior DBA
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
4 3 (27.27%) IT Operations Manager
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (27.27%) Operations Manager
5 2 (18.18%) Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Database Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (63.64%) High Availability
3 5 (45.45%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 3 (27.27%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) ITSM
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (27.27%) VirtualBox
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) 3PAR
2 7 (63.64%) NetApp
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat