Period
to 5 August 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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > London
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 193 241
Rank change year-on-year +29 +48 +77
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 573 1,064 1,062
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.09% 1.88% 1.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.11% 5.45% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 431 836 794
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £98,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% +12.50%

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 11,213 19,531 18,979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.97% 34.45% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9,212 16,171 15,389
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,707
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.35% +5.41%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +13 83 £75,000 +7.14% 7
South London +53 39 £57,500 -17.86% 1
West London +39 12 £85,000 +6.25% 3
East London +16 5 £74,250 +19.76% 1
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 439 (76.61%) Azure
2 324 (56.54%) IaaS
3 265 (46.25%) AWS
3 265 (46.25%) Microsoft
4 225 (39.27%) DevOps
5 216 (37.70%) SaaS
6 202 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
7 152 (26.53%) SQL
8 147 (25.65%) Windows
9 144 (25.13%) PowerShell
9 144 (25.13%) Kubernetes
10 132 (23.04%) Office 365
11 131 (22.86%) Finance
12 121 (21.12%) Docker
13 113 (19.72%) Active Directory
14 109 (19.02%) Google
14 109 (19.02%) Ansible
15 108 (18.85%) GCP
16 102 (17.80%) Terraform
17 100 (17.45%) Microservices
17 100 (17.45%) Python
18 92 (16.06%) Fintech
19 91 (15.88%) Linux
20 89 (15.53%) SQL Server
21 88 (15.36%) Migration
22 86 (15.01%) Java
23 85 (14.83%) Cloud Native
24 81 (14.14%) Windows Server
25 80 (13.96%) Public Cloud
26 78 (13.61%) .NET

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 54 (9.42%) SharePoint
2 48 (8.38%) Cloud Foundry
3 37 (6.46%) IIS
4 23 (4.01%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (3.49%) Confluence
6 17 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 16 (2.79%) Tomcat
8 15 (2.62%) MS Exchange
8 15 (2.62%) WebLogic
8 15 (2.62%) WebSphere
9 14 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (2.44%) OpenStack
10 10 (1.75%) Apache Spark
10 10 (1.75%) CloudStack
11 9 (1.57%) Apache
11 9 (1.57%) CMS
12 8 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.87%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (2.79%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.87%) Gliffy
5 4 (0.70%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 9 (1.57%) SAP Hybris
2 8 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (1.05%) Sentinel
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.35%) Actimize
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 439 (76.61%) Azure
2 324 (56.54%) IaaS
3 265 (46.25%) AWS
4 216 (37.70%) SaaS
5 132 (23.04%) Office 365
6 108 (18.85%) GCP
7 75 (13.09%) Serverless
8 72 (12.57%) Azure Active Directory
9 55 (9.60%) Power Platform
10 38 (6.63%) Azure Data Factory
11 37 (6.46%) AWS CloudFormation
12 31 (5.41%) OpenShift
13 26 (4.54%) Azure Functions
14 24 (4.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 23 (4.01%) IBM Cloud
16 20 (3.49%) PowerApps
17 17 (2.97%) Amazon S3
18 16 (2.79%) AWS Lambda
19 15 (2.62%) Data Lake Analytics
20 14 (2.44%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (9.95%) Firewall
2 38 (6.63%) DNS
3 36 (6.28%) TCP/IP
4 23 (4.01%) Network Security
5 22 (3.84%) VPN
6 18 (3.14%) SAN
7 14 (2.44%) iSCSI
8 10 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (1.75%) Internet
9 8 (1.40%) SSH
10 7 (1.22%) HTTP
11 4 (0.70%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.70%) IPsec
11 4 (0.70%) Skype
11 4 (0.70%) SSL
12 3 (0.52%) AMQP
12 3 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (0.52%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 74 (12.91%) Azure SQL Database
3 50 (8.73%) Power BI
4 41 (7.16%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (6.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 30 (5.24%) Cosmos DB
7 30 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (5.06%) Data Lake
9 25 (4.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 21 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (3.14%) Redis
12 17 (2.97%) Relational Database
13 15 (2.62%) PolyBase
14 14 (2.44%) NoSQL
14 14 (2.44%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 9 (1.57%) Amazon Athena
16 9 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (1.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (7.33%) Git (software)
2 41 (7.16%) Jenkins
3 35 (6.11%) JIRA
4 24 (4.19%) TeamCity
5 15 (2.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (1.75%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.57%) Moq
9 9 (1.57%) NUnit
10 8 (1.40%) Bitbucket
10 8 (1.40%) CF BOSH
11 7 (1.22%) GitLab
11 7 (1.22%) Hudson
11 7 (1.22%) JUnit
11 7 (1.22%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.87%) Selenium
12 5 (0.87%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.70%) Protractor
13 4 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 131 (22.86%) Finance
2 24 (4.19%) Law
3 15 (2.62%) Games
3 15 (2.62%) Marketing
3 15 (2.62%) Retail
4 12 (2.09%) Public Sector
5 8 (1.40%) Legal
5 8 (1.40%) Publishing
6 7 (1.22%) Banking
6 7 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.05%) Advertising
8 2 (0.35%) Back Office
8 2 (0.35%) Billing
8 2 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
9 1 (0.17%) Electronics
9 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 136 (23.73%) Architect
2 74 (12.91%) Consultant
3 66 (11.52%) Developer
4 59 (10.30%) Cloud Architect
5 56 (9.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 40 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
7 36 (6.28%) Azure Consultant
8 35 (6.11%) Azure Engineer
9 31 (5.41%) .NET Developer
10 30 (5.24%) IT Engineer
10 30 (5.24%) Senior DevOps
11 28 (4.89%) Azure Architect
11 28 (4.89%) Cloud Engineer
11 28 (4.89%) Operations Engineer
12 27 (4.71%) AWS Architect
12 27 (4.71%) Microsoft Consultant
13 22 (3.84%) Platform Engineer
13 22 (3.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 20 (3.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 19 (3.32%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (13.61%) .NET
2 70 (12.22%) Web Services
3 39 (6.81%) OAuth
4 34 (5.93%) HTML
5 31 (5.41%) CSS
6 30 (5.24%) Spring
7 29 (5.06%) .NET Core
8 25 (4.36%) AngularJS
8 25 (4.36%) REST
9 24 (4.19%) Spring Boot
10 18 (3.14%) Node.js
11 17 (2.97%) React
12 16 (2.79%) Java EE
13 15 (2.62%) RESTful
13 15 (2.62%) Spring Cloud
14 13 (2.27%) Kafka
14 13 (2.27%) OpenID
15 12 (2.09%) HTML5
15 12 (2.09%) YAML
16 10 (1.75%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 85 (14.83%) Cloud Native
2 80 (13.96%) Public Cloud
3 60 (10.47%) Data Centre
4 39 (6.81%) Hybrid Cloud
5 28 (4.89%) User Experience
6 24 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (4.01%) Private Cloud
8 17 (2.97%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (2.27%) FMCG
11 13 (2.27%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.57%) Blog
12 9 (1.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
14 5 (0.87%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
14 5 (0.87%) PKI
15 4 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 147 (25.65%) Windows
2 91 (15.88%) Linux
3 81 (14.14%) Windows Server
4 46 (8.03%) Windows 10
5 32 (5.58%) Windows Server 2016
6 28 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (2.97%) Ubuntu
9 14 (2.44%) Windows Server 2019
10 10 (1.75%) CentOS
11 8 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.40%) Unix
11 8 (1.40%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.87%) VMS
13 4 (0.70%) Mesosphere
14 1 (0.17%) Android
14 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (39.27%) DevOps
2 202 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (17.45%) Microservices
4 92 (16.06%) Fintech
5 88 (15.36%) Migration
6 69 (12.04%) Configuration Management
7 63 (10.99%) TDD
8 59 (10.30%) Analytics
9 58 (10.12%) Thought Leadership
10 57 (9.95%) Scrum
11 52 (9.08%) Problem-Solving
11 52 (9.08%) Technical Leadership
12 51 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
12 51 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (7.85%) Presales
14 41 (7.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 41 (7.16%) Mentoring
15 40 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
16 38 (6.63%) Infrastructure as Code
17 37 (6.46%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 152 (26.53%) SQL
2 144 (25.13%) PowerShell
3 100 (17.45%) Python
4 86 (15.01%) Java
5 72 (12.57%) C#
6 43 (7.50%) Go
7 42 (7.33%) JavaScript
8 36 (6.28%) Ruby
9 33 (5.76%) Bash Shell
10 19 (3.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 19 (3.32%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.62%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.62%) U-SQL
12 7 (1.22%) C
12 7 (1.22%) C++
12 7 (1.22%) Java 8
13 4 (0.70%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.70%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.52%) Perl
14 3 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (9.77%) Degree
2 39 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (3.49%) AWS Certification
4 19 (3.32%) MCSA
5 17 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (2.62%) MCSE
7 13 (2.27%) Security Cleared
8 10 (1.75%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.40%) CISSP
10 7 (1.22%) CCNA
10 7 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.87%) MCITP
11 5 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.70%) CCNP
12 4 (0.70%) MBA
12 4 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.52%) CISM
13 3 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
13 3 (0.52%) VCP5
14 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.19%) QA
2 10 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.57%) NIST
4 8 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 8 (1.40%) NIST 800
5 6 (1.05%) SLA
6 3 (0.52%) GDPR
7 2 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.35%) ISO 20022
7 2 (0.35%) PSD2
7 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.35%) SEPA
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 121 (21.12%) Docker
2 113 (19.72%) Active Directory
3 67 (11.69%) Hyper-V
4 42 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (2.44%) vSphere
6 11 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.87%) Xen
9 2 (0.35%) vCloud
10 1 (0.17%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.17%) HDFS
10 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 144 (25.13%) Kubernetes
2 109 (19.02%) Ansible
3 102 (17.80%) Terraform
4 70 (12.22%) Opscode Chef
4 70 (12.22%) Puppet
5 64 (11.17%) SCCM
6 42 (7.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 27 (4.71%) SCVMM
8 17 (2.97%) Packer
9 16 (2.79%) Single Sign-On
10 11 (1.92%) Consul
11 10 (1.75%) Grafana
12 9 (1.57%) Kibana
12 9 (1.57%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (1.40%) logstash
13 8 (1.40%) Salt
14 7 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
14 7 (1.22%) Graphite
14 7 (1.22%) Opsview
14 7 (1.22%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 265 (46.25%) Microsoft
2 109 (19.02%) Google
3 75 (13.09%) VMware
4 52 (9.08%) Cisco
4 52 (9.08%) Oracle
5 40 (6.98%) SAP
6 38 (6.63%) IBM
7 29 (5.06%) Red Hat
8 28 (4.89%) HP
9 27 (4.71%) Databricks
10 22 (3.84%) Dell
11 21 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (2.97%) Adobe
13 16 (2.79%) Tableau
14 15 (2.62%) Splunk
15 13 (2.27%) F5
16 12 (2.09%) Rackspace
17 10 (1.75%) New Relic
18 9 (1.57%) Atlassian
18 9 (1.57%) hybris