Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 305 342
Rank change year-on-year +24 +37 +17
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 77 65 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.64% 0.49% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.91% 4.66% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 27
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -10.00% +22.22%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,225 £43,250
90th Percentile £85,300 £78,000 £78,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 the East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1968 1396 1301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.48% 10.54% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1185 1089
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,425 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,625 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the East of England

PaaS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for PaaS in the East of England

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the East of England

PaaS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 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
Hertfordshire +8 34 £57,500 +12.75% 1
Cambridgeshire -24 19 £50,000 +6.61% 1
Essex +30 16 £50,000 +28.21%
Norfolk - 3 £75,000 - 1
Suffolk - 3 £67,500 -
Bedfordshire +19 2 £57,500 +24.32% 2
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East of England region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 48 (62.34%) Microsoft
2 46 (59.74%) IaaS
3 37 (48.05%) Active Directory
3 37 (48.05%) Windows
4 36 (46.75%) VMware
5 35 (45.45%) Office 365
5 35 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 32 (41.56%) Firewall
7 29 (37.66%) DNS
8 28 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 27 (35.06%) WAN
10 25 (32.47%) MS Exchange
11 24 (31.17%) SaaS
12 22 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
12 22 (28.57%) Hyper-V
12 22 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
13 20 (25.97%) IT Strategy
14 19 (24.68%) Windows Server
15 18 (23.38%) Linux
15 18 (23.38%) ITIL
15 18 (23.38%) LAN
16 17 (22.08%) VPN
16 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
17 16 (20.78%) E-Commerce
17 16 (20.78%) Migration
17 16 (20.78%) Games
18 15 (19.48%) Hybrid Cloud
18 15 (19.48%) Coaching
18 15 (19.48%) DHCP

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 25 (32.47%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 10 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.90%) Confluence
4 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 46 (59.74%) IaaS
2 35 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (45.45%) Office 365
3 24 (31.17%) SaaS
4 22 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.90%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.90%) Route 53
5 3 (3.90%) Serverless
6 2 (2.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.60%) GitHub
6 2 (2.60%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.30%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 32 (41.56%) Firewall
2 29 (37.66%) DNS
3 27 (35.06%) WAN
4 18 (23.38%) LAN
5 17 (22.08%) VPN
6 15 (19.48%) DHCP
7 14 (18.18%) ISDN
7 14 (18.18%) MPLS
7 14 (18.18%) PBX
7 14 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
7 14 (18.18%) Skype
7 14 (18.18%) VLAN
7 14 (18.18%) VoIP
8 10 (12.99%) Internet
8 10 (12.99%) SSL
9 8 (10.39%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (10.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (10.39%) SAN
10 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
11 3 (3.90%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.19%) Big Data
4 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.90%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.60%) DB2
6 2 (2.60%) MySQL
6 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.30%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.90%) JIRA
3 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (20.78%) Games
2 14 (18.18%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
4 2 (2.60%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) French Language
4 2 (2.60%) German Language
4 2 (2.60%) Swedish Language
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Architect
2 20 (25.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (20.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 13 (16.88%) Office 365 Engineer
6 12 (15.58%) Active Directory Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Consultant
7 9 (11.69%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 8 (10.39%) Active Directory Support
8 8 (10.39%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Support
8 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Design Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
10 6 (7.79%) Azure Consultant
10 6 (7.79%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) .NET
2 8 (10.39%) SAML
2 8 (10.39%) XMPP
3 5 (6.49%) JSON
4 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.19%) Node.js
5 3 (3.90%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.90%) JSON Schema
5 3 (3.90%) Kafka
5 3 (3.90%) Middleware
5 3 (3.90%) REST
6 2 (2.60%) .NET Core
6 2 (2.60%) WCF
6 2 (2.60%) Web Services
7 1 (1.30%) CSS
7 1 (1.30%) HTML5
7 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 15 (19.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (15.58%) Public Cloud
5 10 (12.99%) Blackberry
5 10 (12.99%) iPhone
6 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
7 8 (10.39%) PKI
8 6 (7.79%) Virtual Team
9 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
10 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.05%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Windows Server
3 18 (23.38%) Linux
4 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (12.99%) Windows 7
6 10 (12.99%) Windows 8
6 10 (12.99%) Windows Phone
6 10 (12.99%) Windows Vista
6 10 (12.99%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.49%) Unix
8 2 (2.60%) CentOS
8 2 (2.60%) DC/OS
8 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) IT Strategy
2 18 (23.38%) ITIL
3 16 (20.78%) E-Commerce
3 16 (20.78%) Migration
4 15 (19.48%) Coaching
5 14 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (16.88%) Business Development
6 13 (16.88%) DevOps
6 13 (16.88%) Presales
7 12 (15.58%) TOGAF
8 9 (11.69%) Service Design
9 8 (10.39%) Project Management
10 6 (7.79%) Line Management
10 6 (7.79%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.49%) Data Centre Operations
11 5 (6.49%) DNA
11 5 (6.49%) Microservices
11 5 (6.49%) Service Management
11 5 (6.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.29%) SQL
3 9 (11.69%) C#
4 5 (6.49%) Python
4 5 (6.49%) Ruby
5 4 (5.19%) C
5 4 (5.19%) Java
6 3 (3.90%) Go
7 2 (2.60%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.30%) Rust
8 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.99%) MCSE
3 6 (7.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.90%) CCNA
4 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.90%) MCP
5 2 (2.60%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.60%) MCSA
5 2 (2.60%) MCSD
6 1 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (48.05%) Active Directory
2 28 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 14 (18.18%) Terminal Services
4 14 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (11.69%) Docker
6 4 (5.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) WSUS
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (6.49%) Ansible
3 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.49%) Terraform
4 4 (5.19%) Puppet
5 2 (2.60%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.60%) Marathon
5 2 (2.60%) Mesos
6 1 (1.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (62.34%) Microsoft
2 36 (46.75%) VMware
3 12 (15.58%) Cisco
4 5 (6.49%) Cognizant
5 3 (3.90%) EMC
5 3 (3.90%) Google
5 3 (3.90%) Huawei
5 3 (3.90%) NetApp
5 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.90%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle
6 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) Juniper
7 1 (1.30%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) Splunk