Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > North of England
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 157 284 286
Rank change year-on-year +127 +2 +64
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 197 198 228
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.88% 1.00% 0.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.64% 3.68% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 155 182 205
Median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,125 £99,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.05% -2.96% +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 the North of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,490 5,384 5,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 33.30% 27.31% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,895 4,220 4,580
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the North of England

PaaS
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for PaaS in the North of England

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in the North of England over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the North of England

PaaS
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the North of England region over the 6 months to 12 July 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
North West +144 123 £70,000 +16.67% 16
Yorkshire +81 58 £55,000 -4.35% 3
North East +16 16 £55,000 +17.02% 6
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 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 North of England region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 154 (78.17%) IaaS
2 145 (73.60%) Azure
3 89 (45.18%) SaaS
4 84 (42.64%) Microsoft
5 55 (27.92%) AWS
6 52 (26.40%) DevOps
7 51 (25.89%) TOGAF
8 43 (21.83%) Active Directory
8 43 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (21.32%) SQL Server
10 41 (20.81%) Windows
10 41 (20.81%) Python
11 40 (20.30%) Migration
12 39 (19.80%) Finance
12 39 (19.80%) Analytics
13 34 (17.26%) SQL
14 32 (16.24%) Firewall
15 30 (15.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 29 (14.72%) PCI DSS
16 29 (14.72%) IIS
16 29 (14.72%) Databricks
17 27 (13.71%) Data Lake
17 27 (13.71%) Linux
17 27 (13.71%) Enterprise Architecture
18 26 (13.20%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (13.20%) Terraform
18 26 (13.20%) Kubernetes
19 25 (12.69%) Cybersecurity
20 24 (12.18%) Windows Server
20 24 (12.18%) TOGAF Certification

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 29 (14.72%) IIS
2 8 (4.06%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.52%) CMS
5 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 154 (78.17%) IaaS
2 145 (73.60%) Azure
3 89 (45.18%) SaaS
4 55 (27.92%) AWS
5 22 (11.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (9.14%) Serverless
7 16 (8.12%) AWS Lambda
8 14 (7.11%) Power Platform
9 12 (6.09%) Azure Data Factory
10 11 (5.58%) Azure Stack
11 9 (4.57%) Amazon ECS
11 9 (4.57%) Amazon Kinesis
11 9 (4.57%) Amazon S3
12 8 (4.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (4.06%) AWS CodeBuild
12 8 (4.06%) AWS CodeCommit
12 8 (4.06%) Office 365
13 6 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (2.54%) Logic Apps
15 3 (1.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.24%) Firewall
2 22 (11.17%) VPN
3 21 (10.66%) Skype
4 16 (8.12%) MPLS
5 9 (4.57%) DNS
6 5 (2.54%) LAN
6 5 (2.54%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.54%) WAN
7 4 (2.03%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.02%) Broadband
8 2 (1.02%) DHCP
9 1 (0.51%) HTTP
9 1 (0.51%) Internet
9 1 (0.51%) SAN
9 1 (0.51%) SMTP
9 1 (0.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (21.32%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.71%) Data Lake
3 19 (9.64%) Big Data
4 14 (7.11%) Power BI
5 13 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.58%) Azure SQL Database
7 8 (4.06%) Amazon Athena
7 8 (4.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (3.05%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.02%) HDInsight
10 2 (1.02%) MySQL
10 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.51%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (4.57%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.55%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (1.52%) Burp Suite
3 3 (1.52%) JIRA
4 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.02%) Selenium
5 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.51%) GitLab
General
1 39 (19.80%) Finance
2 11 (5.58%) Banking
3 9 (4.57%) Law
4 7 (3.55%) Retail
5 6 (3.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.05%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.54%) Marketing
7 3 (1.52%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.02%) Automotive
8 2 (1.02%) Legal
9 1 (0.51%) Games
9 1 (0.51%) Police
Job Titles
1 91 (46.19%) Architect
2 38 (19.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 29 (14.72%) Solutions Architect
4 25 (12.69%) Cloud Architect
5 21 (10.66%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 18 (9.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (6.60%) Azure Architect
8 11 (5.58%) Consultant
9 10 (5.08%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (5.08%) Data Architect
10 9 (4.57%) AWS Architect
11 8 (4.06%) Azure Engineer
11 8 (4.06%) Developer
11 8 (4.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.06%) Senior DevOps
11 8 (4.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.05%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.05%) Software Architect
13 5 (2.54%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.15%) Node.js
2 16 (8.12%) HTML
3 14 (7.11%) Web Services
4 12 (6.09%) CSS
5 11 (5.58%) .NET
6 10 (5.08%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (3.55%) JSON
8 6 (3.05%) RESTful
9 5 (2.54%) Laravel
9 5 (2.54%) SOAP
9 5 (2.54%) Vue.js
10 4 (2.03%) HTML5
10 4 (2.03%) OAuth
10 4 (2.03%) Sass
10 4 (2.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (1.52%) Kafka
11 3 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.52%) REST
12 2 (1.02%) .NET Core
12 2 (1.02%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.68%) Public Cloud
2 18 (9.14%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.09%) Clustering
4 6 (3.05%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.05%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.03%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (2.03%) Social Media
6 3 (1.52%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.51%) NHS
7 1 (0.51%) Replication
7 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.81%) Windows
2 27 (13.71%) Linux
3 24 (12.18%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.52%) Kali Linux
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (1.02%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.51%) Unix
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.40%) DevOps
2 51 (25.89%) TOGAF
3 43 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (20.30%) Migration
5 39 (19.80%) Analytics
6 27 (13.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 25 (12.69%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (11.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (9.14%) High Availability
9 18 (9.14%) IT Strategy
9 18 (9.14%) Risk Management
9 18 (9.14%) Software Engineering
10 17 (8.63%) Data Management
11 16 (8.12%) ITIL
12 15 (7.61%) Infrastructure as Code
13 14 (7.11%) Business Continuity
13 14 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (6.60%) Scrum
15 12 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 12 (6.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.81%) Python
2 34 (17.26%) SQL
3 23 (11.68%) PowerShell
4 18 (9.14%) R
5 16 (8.12%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.06%) C#
7 7 (3.55%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.05%) PHP
9 5 (2.54%) Java
10 2 (1.02%) Ruby
11 1 (0.51%) Perl
11 1 (0.51%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 26 (13.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (12.18%) MCSA
2 24 (12.18%) MCSE
2 24 (12.18%) TOGAF Certification
3 11 (5.58%) AWS Certification
3 11 (5.58%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (5.58%) MCTS
4 6 (3.05%) CCNA
4 6 (3.05%) CISM
4 6 (3.05%) PhD
5 5 (2.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (2.54%) CISA
6 4 (2.03%) CEH
6 4 (2.03%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.52%) CISSP
7 3 (1.52%) Degree
8 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.51%) CRISC
9 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (14.72%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.05%) NIST
4 5 (2.54%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.02%) NCSC
5 2 (1.02%) SLA
6 1 (0.51%) COBIT
6 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (21.83%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.68%) Docker
3 15 (7.61%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.58%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (13.20%) Kubernetes
1 26 (13.20%) Terraform
2 11 (5.58%) SCVMM
3 9 (4.57%) SCCM
4 8 (4.06%) Kibana
4 8 (4.06%) logstash
4 8 (4.06%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.05%) Puppet
6 5 (2.54%) Ansible
7 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.52%) Nessus
9 2 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.02%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.51%) Packer
10 1 (0.51%) SCOM
10 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.51%) vRealize
10 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (42.64%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.72%) Databricks
3 16 (8.12%) Sparx
4 11 (5.58%) PlateSpin
4 11 (5.58%) Tableau
4 11 (5.58%) VirtaMove
5 9 (4.57%) VMware
6 8 (4.06%) Splunk
7 5 (2.54%) Dynatrace
7 5 (2.54%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.03%) Apple
8 4 (2.03%) Citrix
9 3 (1.52%) Remedy
10 2 (1.02%) Meraki
10 2 (1.02%) NVIDIA
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle
11 1 (0.51%) CloudEndure
11 1 (0.51%) McAfee
11 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds