Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > North East
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 68 62 81
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 +34
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 31 16 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.66% 2.00% 2.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.97% 5.35% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 25
10th Percentile £31,575 £43,900 "
25th Percentile £36,125 £47,500 £37,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £85,000 £60,625 £65,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £66,550 £66,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -

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 North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 519 299 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 44.59% 37.38% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 459 241 248
10th Percentile £28,650 £23,500 £27,850
25th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.43% -1.19% -3.45%
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,200 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the North East

PaaS
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in the North East.

Salary trend for PaaS in the North East

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in the North East over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the North East

PaaS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the North East region over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -7 29 £62,500 +13.64% 9
Durham +4 2 £54,500 - 2
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 25 (80.65%) Azure
2 22 (70.97%) IaaS
3 19 (61.29%) DevOps
4 17 (54.84%) SaaS
4 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
6 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
7 11 (35.48%) SQL
7 11 (35.48%) Windows
7 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
8 10 (32.26%) ITSM
8 10 (32.26%) Analytics
9 9 (29.03%) AWS
9 9 (29.03%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (29.03%) Change Management
10 8 (25.81%) VMware
10 8 (25.81%) SCCM
10 8 (25.81%) SCOM
10 8 (25.81%) SAN
10 8 (25.81%) Nagios
10 8 (25.81%) McAfee
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
10 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.81%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2016
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (25.81%) Social Skills
11 7 (22.58%) SQL Server

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (9.68%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 25 (80.65%) Azure
2 22 (70.97%) IaaS
3 17 (54.84%) SaaS
4 9 (29.03%) AWS
4 9 (29.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (16.13%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (16.13%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) Power Platform
6 3 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (9.68%) Azure Sentinel
6 3 (9.68%) GCP
7 1 (3.23%) Azure Storage
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) SAN
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.13%) Power BI
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (16.13%) Star Schema
3 4 (12.90%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (12.90%) Big Data
3 4 (12.90%) Essbase
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (6.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (9.68%) CircleCI
1 3 (9.68%) GitLab
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (25.81%) Social Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Azure Engineer
1 5 (16.13%) Cloud Engineer
1 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Business Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Lead Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (9.68%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Junior DevOps
4 2 (6.45%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Public Cloud
2 3 (9.68%) Cloud Native
2 3 (9.68%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Wiki
4 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2016
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2019
3 6 (19.35%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Unix
5 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) DevOps
2 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
3 10 (32.26%) Analytics
3 10 (32.26%) ITSM
4 9 (29.03%) Change Management
5 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.13%) Data Transformation
7 5 (16.13%) Decision-Making
7 5 (16.13%) ETL
7 5 (16.13%) Migration
8 4 (12.90%) Data Science
8 4 (12.90%) ERP
8 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure as Code
9 3 (9.68%) Cost Management
9 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
9 3 (9.68%) Machine Learning
9 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 3 (9.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) Docker
4 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (25.81%) Nagios
1 8 (25.81%) SCCM
1 8 (25.81%) SCOM
2 6 (19.35%) Terraform
3 4 (12.90%) Kubernetes
4 3 (9.68%) Ansible
4 3 (9.68%) CFEngine
4 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (9.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) McAfee
2 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Delphix
3 4 (12.90%) Hyperion
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle