Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 136 171
Rank change year-on-year -10 +35 +21
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 32 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.04% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.00% 2.80% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 7
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -41.94% +6.90%
10th Percentile £43,000 £31,750 £66,500
90th Percentile £54,875 £55,000 £81,250
North West median annual salary £51,250 £51,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +0.49% -34.19% +29.17%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 457 250 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.84% 11.10% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 380 217 220
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £63,875
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Cheshire

PaaS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Cheshire

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Cheshire

PaaS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -26 17 £55,000 - 1
Warrington +2 2 - -
Chester -10 1 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Crewe - 1 - - 2
PaaS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 15 (46.88%) IBM
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 12 (37.50%) IaaS
3 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (31.25%) Middleware
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (31.25%) SaaS
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (28.13%) Oracle
5 9 (28.13%) Windows
5 9 (28.13%) DevOps
6 8 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (21.88%) Banking
7 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
7 7 (21.88%) Wealth Management
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 6 (18.75%) Break/Fix
8 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (18.75%) Law
8 6 (18.75%) Perl
8 6 (18.75%) Java
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) Linux
8 6 (18.75%) Python
8 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) IaaS
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (31.25%) SaaS
3 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (18.75%) Office 365
4 3 (9.38%) OpenShift
5 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.13%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) SSH
2 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) DB2
1 1 (3.13%) Informix
1 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) MSI
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
2 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Law
3 6 (18.75%) Retail
4 4 (12.50%) Legal
5 2 (6.25%) Advertising
6 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (21.88%) Commercial Manager
2 6 (18.75%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Account Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cloud Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Middleware Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Messaging Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Middleware
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) JSON
3 4 (12.50%) Ajax
3 4 (12.50%) HTML5
3 4 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.13%) JSON Schema
4 1 (3.13%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) RESTful
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Unix
5 2 (6.25%) AIX
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) DevOps
5 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) Wealth Management
7 6 (18.75%) Break/Fix
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (9.38%) Data Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Data Security
8 3 (9.38%) Information Security
8 3 (9.38%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Security Management
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Java
1 6 (18.75%) Perl
1 6 (18.75%) Python
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) Go
4 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) CISA
2 3 (9.38%) CISM
2 3 (9.38%) CISSP
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.50%) CA Wily
3 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
4 2 (6.25%) BladeLogic
5 1 (3.13%) Ansible
5 1 (3.13%) Puppet
5 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) IBM
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.38%) CA
6 1 (3.13%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.13%) Aruba
6 1 (3.13%) BMC
6 1 (3.13%) Brocade
6 1 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.13%) SOTI
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk
6 1 (3.13%) Sun
6 1 (3.13%) Sybase
6 1 (3.13%) Teradata