Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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)
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 130 147
Rank change year-on-year +37 +17 -
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 16 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.14% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.42% 3.94% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 0
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.21% - -
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,950 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.28% -12.82% +22.22%

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 Essex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 190 203 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.57% 9.61% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 154 164 115
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +35.71% -22.22%
10th Percentile £23,600 £25,375 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,125 £77,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% -4.44%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Essex

PaaS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Essex

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Salary histogram for PaaS in Essex

PaaS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Essex 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
Chelmsford +5 13 £50,000 +20.48%
Colchester +14 2 £70,000 +91.78%
PaaS
East of England

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 Essex region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 14 (87.50%) IT Strategy
2 10 (62.50%) IaaS
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) WAN
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) SAN
4 8 (50.00%) SAML
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) XMPP
4 8 (50.00%) PKI
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (37.50%) SaaS
5 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 6 (37.50%) Service Design
6 5 (31.25%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) DevOps
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall
9 1 (6.25%) Java
9 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.25%) TDD
9 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 1 (6.25%) .NET
9 1 (6.25%) IBM

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) IaaS
2 6 (37.50%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Design Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Solution Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) SAML
1 8 (50.00%) XMPP
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) IT Strategy
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 6 (37.50%) Service Design
2 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk