The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 128 123
Rank change year-on-year +29 -5  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 6 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.48% 0.76% 1.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.18% 5.56% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 22
Median salary £90,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +125.00% -23.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.47% -3.33%  

PaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 275 270 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 22.05% 13.74% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 214 250 172
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing PaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Reading

PaaS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Reading

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Reading over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 17 (73.91%) IaaS
2 12 (52.17%) SaaS
3 10 (43.48%) VMware
4 9 (39.13%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) ITIL
4 9 (39.13%) Presales
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Python
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (30.43%) Firewall
6 7 (30.43%) LAN
6 7 (30.43%) WAN
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
7 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (26.09%) DevOps
7 6 (26.09%) Unix
8 5 (21.74%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (21.74%) BMC
8 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
8 5 (21.74%) PlateSpin
8 5 (21.74%) Legal
8 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
8 5 (21.74%) Retail
8 5 (21.74%) Logistics

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (21.74%) OpenStack
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (13.04%) nginx
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (73.91%) IaaS
2 12 (52.17%) SaaS
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (13.04%) Office 365
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
1 7 (30.43%) LAN
1 7 (30.43%) WAN
2 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 3 (13.04%) IPv4
3 2 (8.70%) SNMP
4 1 (4.35%) Broadband
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.35%) Converged Networks
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
1 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data
2 3 (13.04%) Redis
2 3 (13.04%) Riak
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Bugzilla
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
1 3 (13.04%) Trac
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Legal
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Cloud Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Migration Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Azure Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) JSON
2 4 (17.39%) XML
3 3 (13.04%) Kafka
3 3 (13.04%) REST
3 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (13.04%) WebSockets
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) MyBatis
4 1 (4.35%) OpenDaylight
4 1 (4.35%) Struts
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Driving Licence
2 5 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (13.04%) PKI
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) e-Health
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) iPad
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.35%) PMI
5 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
1 9 (39.13%) Presales
2 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (26.09%) DevOps
3 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
3 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Logistics
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Transition Management
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Open Source
4 4 (17.39%) SOA
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (13.04%) Defensive Programming
5 3 (13.04%) High Availability
5 3 (13.04%) Memory Management
5 3 (13.04%) Open Source Development
5 3 (13.04%) UML
5 3 (13.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Go
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
1 1 (4.35%) COSO
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) HDFS
2 3 (13.04%) KVM
2 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (13.04%) VirtualBox
2 3 (13.04%) Xen
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Ambari
1 3 (13.04%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (13.04%) Kibana
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) BMC
3 5 (21.74%) PlateSpin
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) CenturyLink
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.35%) Xamarin