Period
to 21 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 207 222
Rank change year-on-year +58 +15 +72
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 448 949 1,132
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.27% 1.74% 1.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.19% 4.80% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 371 714 844
Median annual salary £74,250 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.07% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,725 £47,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £97,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +8.00%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 8,635 19,774 18,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.76% 36.20% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7,311 16,327 15,250
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £100,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in London

PaaS
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in London.

Salary trend for PaaS in London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in London over the 6 months to 21 October 2020.

Salary histogram for PaaS in London

PaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the London region over the 6 months to 21 October 2020. 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
Central London +76 98 £82,500 +17.86% 34
South London +55 24 £57,500 -14.81% 1
West London +67 11 £72,500 -12.12% 6
East London +22 6 £74,250 +5.69% 2
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2020, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 321 (71.65%) Azure
2 263 (58.71%) IaaS
3 217 (48.44%) DevOps
4 200 (44.64%) AWS
5 187 (41.74%) Microsoft
6 180 (40.18%) SaaS
7 140 (31.25%) Kubernetes
8 131 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
9 130 (29.02%) Docker
10 128 (28.57%) Finance
11 119 (26.56%) PowerShell
11 119 (26.56%) Microservices
12 118 (26.34%) Ansible
13 105 (23.44%) Terraform
14 101 (22.54%) Python
15 96 (21.43%) SQL
16 90 (20.09%) Windows
17 84 (18.75%) Configuration Management
17 84 (18.75%) Office 365
18 83 (18.53%) Puppet
18 83 (18.53%) Active Directory
19 82 (18.30%) Java
19 82 (18.30%) Opscode Chef
20 80 (17.86%) GCP
21 78 (17.41%) Fintech
22 75 (16.74%) Cloud Native
23 72 (16.07%) Public Cloud
24 70 (15.63%) Web Services
25 63 (14.06%) Linux
25 63 (14.06%) Google

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 50 (11.16%) SharePoint
2 36 (8.04%) Elasticsearch
3 32 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
4 20 (4.46%) IIS
5 18 (4.02%) Confluence
6 17 (3.79%) Tomcat
6 17 (3.79%) WebLogic
6 17 (3.79%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (2.46%) MS Exchange
9 9 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.79%) Apache Spark
10 8 (1.79%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (1.34%) CloudStack
13 5 (1.12%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.67%) Apache
16 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (4.46%) SAP Hybris
2 8 (1.79%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 7 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.12%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 321 (71.65%) Azure
2 263 (58.71%) IaaS
3 200 (44.64%) AWS
4 180 (40.18%) SaaS
5 84 (18.75%) Office 365
6 80 (17.86%) GCP
7 51 (11.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 45 (10.04%) Power Platform
8 45 (10.04%) Serverless
9 29 (6.47%) Dynamics 365
10 27 (6.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 23 (5.13%) OpenShift
12 20 (4.46%) Akamai
13 19 (4.24%) IBM Cloud
14 18 (4.02%) AWS CloudFormation
15 16 (3.57%) Azure Data Factory
15 16 (3.57%) PowerApps
16 15 (3.35%) AWS Lambda
17 12 (2.68%) GitHub
18 11 (2.46%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.48%) DNS
2 28 (6.25%) Firewall
3 26 (5.80%) TCP/IP
4 18 (4.02%) Network Security
5 15 (3.35%) SAN
5 15 (3.35%) VPN
6 6 (1.34%) HTTP
6 6 (1.34%) Internet
7 5 (1.12%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.12%) Skype
7 5 (1.12%) SSL
8 4 (0.89%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (0.67%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.45%) AMQP
10 2 (0.45%) DHCP
11 1 (0.22%) LAN
11 1 (0.22%) SSH
11 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 41 (9.15%) Azure SQL Database
3 30 (6.70%) Power BI
4 29 (6.47%) Data Lake
5 18 (4.02%) NoSQL
6 17 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (3.35%) Cosmos DB
8 14 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (2.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (2.68%) Big Data
11 10 (2.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (2.23%) Relational Database
12 9 (2.01%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.01%) Redis
13 8 (1.79%) Amazon Athena
13 8 (1.79%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.79%) PolyBase
13 8 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 52 (11.61%) Jenkins
2 35 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 26 (5.80%) JIRA
4 21 (4.69%) TeamCity
5 14 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (2.68%) GitLab
7 10 (2.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (2.01%) Subversion
9 6 (1.34%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.34%) Hudson
9 6 (1.34%) SpecFlow
9 6 (1.34%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.89%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.45%) git-flow
13 1 (0.22%) ER Studio
13 1 (0.22%) Protractor
13 1 (0.22%) SonarQube
General
1 128 (28.57%) Finance
2 22 (4.91%) Law
3 16 (3.57%) Public Sector
4 14 (3.13%) Marketing
5 11 (2.46%) Back Office
6 9 (2.01%) Advertising
7 7 (1.56%) Games
8 6 (1.34%) Banking
8 6 (1.34%) Retail
9 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 141 (31.47%) Architect
2 75 (16.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 52 (11.61%) Cloud Architect
4 51 (11.38%) Consultant
5 44 (9.82%) Azure Engineer
6 40 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
7 38 (8.48%) Senior DevOps
8 35 (7.81%) AWS Architect
8 35 (7.81%) Azure Architect
8 35 (7.81%) Developer
9 31 (6.92%) AWS DevOps
9 31 (6.92%) DevOps Architect
10 29 (6.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 25 (5.58%) AWS Engineer
11 25 (5.58%) IT Engineer
11 25 (5.58%) Platform Engineer
12 22 (4.91%) Senior Architect
13 19 (4.24%) Azure Consultant
13 19 (4.24%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 19 (4.24%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (15.63%) Web Services
2 61 (13.62%) .NET
3 30 (6.70%) CSS
4 24 (5.36%) jQuery
4 24 (5.36%) Spring
5 23 (5.13%) .NET Core
5 23 (5.13%) Spring Boot
6 20 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (3.79%) Java EE
7 17 (3.79%) OAuth
7 17 (3.79%) Spring Cloud
8 16 (3.57%) XML
9 14 (3.13%) React
9 14 (3.13%) REST
10 13 (2.90%) Elastic Stack
10 13 (2.90%) HTML
11 12 (2.68%) Ajax
12 11 (2.46%) .NET Framework
12 11 (2.46%) RESTful
13 10 (2.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 75 (16.74%) Cloud Native
2 72 (16.07%) Public Cloud
3 44 (9.82%) Data Centre
4 33 (7.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 22 (4.91%) FMCG
6 18 (4.02%) Private Cloud
7 16 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 16 (3.57%) User Experience
8 15 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
10 12 (2.68%) Management Information System
11 9 (2.01%) Client/Server
11 9 (2.01%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (1.56%) Virtual Team
13 6 (1.34%) Replication
14 5 (1.12%) PKI
15 4 (0.89%) Clustering
15 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 90 (20.09%) Windows
2 63 (14.06%) Linux
3 58 (12.95%) Windows Server
4 31 (6.92%) Windows 10
5 26 (5.80%) Windows Server 2016
6 25 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (4.24%) Windows Server 2019
8 12 (2.68%) Ubuntu
8 12 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (2.01%) Unix
10 7 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.34%) CentOS
12 5 (1.12%) VMS
13 4 (0.89%) Android
13 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.89%) Mesosphere
14 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (48.44%) DevOps
2 131 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (26.56%) Microservices
4 84 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 78 (17.41%) Fintech
6 55 (12.28%) Infrastructure as Code
7 49 (10.94%) Scrum
8 46 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (8.71%) Analytics
9 39 (8.71%) Waterfall
10 37 (8.26%) Presales
10 37 (8.26%) Thought Leadership
11 35 (7.81%) Migration
11 35 (7.81%) Test Automation
12 34 (7.59%) Deployment Automation
12 34 (7.59%) Enterprise Architecture
13 32 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (6.70%) Mentoring
15 29 (6.47%) SOA
16 28 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 119 (26.56%) PowerShell
2 101 (22.54%) Python
3 96 (21.43%) SQL
4 82 (18.30%) Java
5 46 (10.27%) C#
6 44 (9.82%) Go
7 41 (9.15%) Ruby
8 35 (7.81%) JavaScript
9 24 (5.36%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 10 (2.23%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.79%) U-SQL
13 6 (1.34%) C
14 5 (1.12%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.89%) Perl
15 4 (0.89%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.67%) PHP
16 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.67%) R
17 2 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (11.16%) Degree
2 33 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (3.57%) MCSE
5 14 (3.13%) AWS Certification
5 14 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.90%) SC Cleared
7 12 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (2.68%) CISSP
8 10 (2.23%) CCNA
8 10 (2.23%) MCSA
9 6 (1.34%) CISM
9 6 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.12%) MCP
11 4 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.89%) CCIE
11 4 (0.89%) CISA
11 4 (0.89%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (0.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (1.34%) NIST
1 6 (1.34%) QA
2 5 (1.12%) GDPR
3 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (0.89%) NIST 800
3 4 (0.89%) SLA
4 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.45%) NCSC
6 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 130 (29.02%) Docker
2 83 (18.53%) Active Directory
3 37 (8.26%) Hyper-V
4 35 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (3.13%) vSphere
6 7 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.89%) HDFS
8 3 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.22%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 1 (0.22%) Firmware
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 140 (31.25%) Kubernetes
2 118 (26.34%) Ansible
3 105 (23.44%) Terraform
4 83 (18.53%) Puppet
5 82 (18.30%) Opscode Chef
6 53 (11.83%) SCCM
7 34 (7.59%) Microsoft Intune
8 28 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
9 17 (3.79%) SCVMM
10 12 (2.68%) Grafana
10 12 (2.68%) Packer
11 10 (2.23%) Consul
11 10 (2.23%) Microsoft Clustering
11 10 (2.23%) Prometheus
12 9 (2.01%) Nagios
13 8 (1.79%) Kibana
13 8 (1.79%) logstash
14 7 (1.56%) Opsview
14 7 (1.56%) Salt
15 6 (1.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 187 (41.74%) Microsoft
2 63 (14.06%) Google
3 53 (11.83%) VMware
4 44 (9.82%) SAP
5 29 (6.47%) Cisco
5 29 (6.47%) Oracle
6 27 (6.03%) Salesforce.com
7 26 (5.80%) Databricks
8 25 (5.58%) Red Hat
9 22 (4.91%) IBM
10 20 (4.46%) Adobe
10 20 (4.46%) hybris
11 19 (4.24%) New Relic
12 15 (3.35%) Splunk
13 13 (2.90%) HP
14 11 (2.46%) Atlassian
15 10 (2.23%) Rackspace
16 9 (2.01%) Nintex
16 9 (2.01%) ServiceNow
16 9 (2.01%) Sparx