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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 56 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.62% 1.47% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 18.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
72 49 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.60% 8.01% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 1
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (80.00%) Information Security
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (80.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) Change Management
3 8 (80.00%) Office 365
4 7 (70.00%) CCNA
4 7 (70.00%) Coaching
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (70.00%) ProCurve
4 7 (70.00%) LAN
4 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) MS Office
5 6 (60.00%) IaaS
6 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
8 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (20.00%) Windows
9 2 (20.00%) CCNP
9 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 6 (60.00%) IaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
1 8 (80.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNA
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) vCloud
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) ProCurve
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago