The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK / England
Rank 386 473 599
Rank change year-on-year +87 +126  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 583 528 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.73% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.99% 4.86% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 427 389 247
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.43%  

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

Cloud Computing Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 11693 10856 8191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 14.65% 11.25% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9797 9148 6557
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing PaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in England

PaaS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PaaS in England

PaaS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in England

PaaS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +62 258 £67,500 -3.57% 30
South East +100 130 £57,500 +4.54% 17
Yorkshire +43 58 £50,000 +5.26% 6
West Midlands +29 35 £69,000 +15.00% 5
North West -25 35 £55,250 +13.91% 7
South West +30 34 £43,750 -7.89% 8
East of England +20 25 £50,000 -31.03% 2
North East +2 3 £38,000 -15.55% 1
East Midlands -4 3 £70,000 +40.00% 1
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 705 (60.57%) IaaS
2 547 (46.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 518 (44.50%) SaaS
4 445 (38.23%) Microsoft
5 430 (36.94%) Amazon AWS
6 392 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
7 287 (24.66%) Windows
8 271 (23.28%) Linux
9 267 (22.94%) ITIL
10 258 (22.16%) Finance
11 254 (21.82%) SQL
12 237 (20.36%) DevOps
13 233 (20.02%) VMware
14 226 (19.42%) Data Centre
15 224 (19.24%) Java
16 223 (19.16%) Oracle
17 222 (19.07%) Degree
18 221 (18.99%) SQL Server
19 208 (17.87%) VMware Infrastructure
20 189 (16.24%) .NET
21 179 (15.38%) MS Excel
22 163 (14.00%) C#
23 162 (13.92%) Puppet
24 160 (13.75%) Web Services
25 158 (13.57%) Scrum
26 154 (13.23%) PowerShell
27 153 (13.14%) TOGAF
27 153 (13.14%) Windows Server
28 144 (12.37%) Presales
28 144 (12.37%) Python

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 75 (6.44%) SharePoint
2 64 (5.50%) WebSphere
3 60 (5.15%) OpenStack
4 57 (4.90%) CMS
5 55 (4.73%) IIS
6 54 (4.64%) Tomcat
7 52 (4.47%) Apache
8 44 (3.78%) Apache Solr
9 36 (3.09%) Cloud Foundry
10 33 (2.84%) JBoss
11 31 (2.66%) WebLogic
12 28 (2.41%) MS Exchange
13 27 (2.32%) BizTalk Server
13 27 (2.32%) Skype for Business
14 26 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 19 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
16 13 (1.12%) Apache Spark
17 9 (0.77%) nginx
18 8 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
19 6 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 179 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.58%) MS Office
2 30 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.086%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.34%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.34%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.26%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.17%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.17%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.086%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.086%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.086%) Magento
5 1 (0.086%) Maximo
5 1 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.086%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.086%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 705 (60.57%) IaaS
2 547 (46.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 518 (44.50%) SaaS
4 430 (36.94%) Amazon AWS
5 102 (8.76%) Office 365
6 70 (6.01%) Cloud Computing
7 54 (4.64%) Amazon EC2
8 47 (4.04%) Google Cloud Platform
9 37 (3.18%) OpenShift
10 32 (2.75%) Google Analytics
10 32 (2.75%) Heroku
11 24 (2.06%) IBM Cloud
12 23 (1.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 21 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
14 17 (1.46%) Amazon S3
15 16 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
16 14 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 14 (1.20%) SoftLayer
17 13 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
18 10 (0.86%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 108 (9.28%) Firewall
2 102 (8.76%) DNS
3 86 (7.39%) SAN
4 69 (5.93%) LAN
5 67 (5.76%) WAN
6 61 (5.24%) Internet
7 51 (4.38%) DHCP
8 45 (3.87%) LDAP
9 37 (3.18%) VPN
10 30 (2.58%) HTTP
10 30 (2.58%) Kerberos
11 27 (2.32%) MPLS
12 25 (2.15%) TCP/IP
13 23 (1.98%) Network Security
14 20 (1.72%) PBX
15 19 (1.63%) Skype
16 18 (1.55%) SSL
17 17 (1.46%) VoIP
18 14 (1.20%) NAS
18 14 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 120 (10.31%) MySQL
3 80 (6.87%) Apache Cassandra
4 67 (5.76%) NoSQL
5 60 (5.15%) Big Data
6 58 (4.98%) Hadoop
7 56 (4.81%) MongoDB
8 48 (4.12%) DB2
9 39 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 39 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 31 (2.66%) Azure SQL Database
11 31 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
13 28 (2.41%) Relational Database
14 23 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (1.46%) Oracle Database
17 14 (1.20%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 58 (4.98%) Git (software)
2 54 (4.64%) Jenkins
3 51 (4.38%) JIRA
4 50 (4.30%) Visual Studio
5 48 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (1.63%) Vagrant
7 18 (1.55%) Subversion
8 13 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (1.03%) Ant
9 12 (1.03%) TeamCity
10 11 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (0.95%) Selenium
11 10 (0.86%) Artifactory
11 10 (0.86%) Grunt
12 8 (0.69%) webpack
13 6 (0.52%) Gradle
13 6 (0.52%) Maven
13 6 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
14 5 (0.43%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.43%) Gerrit
General
1 258 (22.16%) Finance
2 107 (9.19%) Retail
3 54 (4.64%) Marketing
4 44 (3.78%) Publishing
5 42 (3.61%) Banking
6 38 (3.26%) Telecoms
7 35 (3.01%) Legal
8 23 (1.98%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.20%) Multimedia
10 9 (0.77%) Electronics
10 9 (0.77%) Law
11 8 (0.69%) Advertising
12 5 (0.43%) Back Office
12 5 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.43%) Games
12 5 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.34%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.34%) Local Government
14 3 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 361 (31.01%) Architect
2 174 (14.95%) Developer
3 157 (13.49%) Solutions Architect
4 127 (10.91%) Cloud Architect
5 117 (10.05%) Cloud Engineer
6 86 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 70 (6.01%) Infrastructure Architect
8 62 (5.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 60 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
10 59 (5.07%) Azure Architect
11 56 (4.81%) .NET Developer
12 49 (4.21%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 43 (3.69%) Consultant
13 43 (3.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 43 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
14 42 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
15 38 (3.26%) Senior Developer
16 37 (3.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 35 (3.01%) Administrator
18 34 (2.92%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (16.24%) .NET
2 160 (13.75%) Web Services
3 138 (11.86%) HTML
4 97 (8.33%) CSS
5 88 (7.56%) AngularJS
5 88 (7.56%) Middleware
6 84 (7.22%) Node.js
7 77 (6.62%) HTML5
8 69 (5.93%) ASP.NET
9 65 (5.58%) WCF
10 61 (5.24%) REST
11 50 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 45 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (3.18%) RESTful
14 36 (3.09%) SOAP
15 35 (3.01%) LAMP
16 33 (2.84%) Spring
17 29 (2.49%) .NET Framework
17 29 (2.49%) JSON
18 20 (1.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 226 (19.42%) Data Centre
2 121 (10.40%) Computer Science
3 108 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (7.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 58 (4.98%) Public Cloud
6 53 (4.55%) Private Cloud
7 44 (3.78%) Management Information System
8 42 (3.61%) CMDB
9 29 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (2.23%) PKI
11 25 (2.15%) Clustering
12 23 (1.98%) Mobile App
13 20 (1.72%) Virtual Team
14 18 (1.55%) Driving Licence
14 18 (1.55%) Fintech
14 18 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
15 17 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
16 14 (1.20%) Internet of Things
16 14 (1.20%) Replication
17 12 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 287 (24.66%) Windows
2 271 (23.28%) Linux
3 153 (13.14%) Windows Server
4 97 (8.33%) Unix
5 74 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 67 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (3.87%) Solaris
8 36 (3.09%) CentOS
9 34 (2.92%) OpenVMS
10 29 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (1.98%) Mac OS X
12 21 (1.80%) Android
12 21 (1.80%) Oracle Linux
13 18 (1.55%) Apple iOS
14 14 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (1.12%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.60%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.52%) VMS
18 5 (0.43%) Windows 7
19 4 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (22.94%) ITIL
3 237 (20.36%) DevOps
4 158 (13.57%) Scrum
5 153 (13.14%) TOGAF
6 144 (12.37%) Presales
7 136 (11.68%) PRINCE2
8 122 (10.48%) CRM
9 116 (9.97%) Open Source
10 115 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
11 107 (9.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 107 (9.19%) Software Engineering
12 104 (8.93%) Service Management
13 100 (8.59%) E-Commerce
14 99 (8.51%) Project Management
15 97 (8.33%) Migration
16 96 (8.25%) IT Strategy
17 87 (7.47%) Microservices
18 86 (7.39%) Analytics
18 86 (7.39%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 254 (21.82%) SQL
2 224 (19.24%) Java
3 163 (14.00%) C#
4 154 (13.23%) PowerShell
5 144 (12.37%) Python
6 136 (11.68%) JavaScript
7 72 (6.19%) PHP
8 61 (5.24%) Ruby
9 60 (5.15%) Perl
10 48 (4.12%) Bash Shell
11 38 (3.26%) C
12 27 (2.32%) Go
13 24 (2.06%) T-SQL
14 21 (1.80%) Scala
14 21 (1.80%) Shell Script
15 20 (1.72%) C++
16 11 (0.95%) Objective-C
16 11 (0.95%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.86%) Bourne shell
18 6 (0.52%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 222 (19.07%) Degree
2 57 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (4.21%) ISEB
4 47 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (3.87%) PMI Certification
6 42 (3.61%) PMP
7 37 (3.18%) Security Cleared
8 29 (2.49%) SC Cleared
9 25 (2.15%) MCSE
10 24 (2.06%) CCIE
10 24 (2.06%) CCNA
11 21 (1.80%) CCNP
12 20 (1.72%) MCSA
13 17 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.12%) CISSP
15 11 (0.95%) CISM
16 10 (0.86%) CISA
16 10 (0.86%) EMC Certification
17 9 (0.77%) RHCA
18 8 (0.69%) OCMJEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (5.67%) QA
2 40 (3.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (3.44%) SLA
3 39 (3.35%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.95%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.77%) GCP
6 5 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.43%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.26%) COBIT
7 3 (0.26%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.17%) GDPR
9 1 (0.086%) COSO
9 1 (0.086%) PMO
System Software
1 208 (17.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 139 (11.94%) Active Directory
3 117 (10.05%) Docker
4 91 (7.82%) Hyper-V
5 73 (6.27%) Virtual Machines
6 26 (2.23%) vSphere
7 18 (1.55%) VMware ESX
8 16 (1.37%) Dovecot
8 16 (1.37%) Postfix
9 8 (0.69%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.60%) vCloud
10 7 (0.60%) Xen
11 6 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.43%) Firmware
12 5 (0.43%) HDFS
12 5 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.34%) KVM
13 4 (0.34%) LXC
13 4 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 162 (13.92%) Puppet
2 125 (10.74%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (6.01%) Ansible
4 48 (4.12%) SCVMM
5 38 (3.26%) SCOM
6 29 (2.49%) Kubernetes
7 21 (1.80%) SCCM
8 13 (1.12%) Terraform
9 11 (0.95%) Control-M
10 10 (0.86%) AirWatch
11 9 (0.77%) FortiGate
11 9 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (0.77%) Rundeck
12 6 (0.52%) BladeLogic
12 6 (0.52%) Mesos
12 6 (0.52%) vRealize
13 5 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (0.34%) SCOrch
15 3 (0.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 445 (38.23%) Microsoft
2 233 (20.02%) VMware
3 223 (19.16%) Oracle
4 120 (10.31%) IBM
5 118 (10.14%) Cisco
6 95 (8.16%) Google
7 86 (7.39%) Citrix
8 85 (7.30%) NetApp
9 74 (6.36%) Red Hat
10 62 (5.33%) CheckPoint
11 60 (5.15%) EMC
11 60 (5.15%) Juniper
12 59 (5.07%) BMC
12 59 (5.07%) HP
13 47 (4.04%) Cognizant
14 45 (3.87%) hybris
15 44 (3.78%) ATG
15 44 (3.78%) Demandware
16 39 (3.35%) SAP
17 28 (2.41%) Splunk
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Posted: 15 hours ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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London
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London
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