Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 88 198 236
Rank change year-on-year +110 +38 +114
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 327 378 366
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.26% 1.63% 1.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.38% 5.40% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 354 345 320
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £89,250 £87,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,901 6,999 6,126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.90% 30.14% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,318 5,976 5,117
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the South East

PaaS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for PaaS in the South East

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in the South East over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the South East

PaaS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
West Sussex +97 97 £65,000 -7.14% 4
Thames Valley +54 89 £73,750 +15.69% 12
Berkshire +32 68 £80,000 +23.08% 9
Surrey +55 50 £65,000 -0.76% 10
East Sussex +52 42 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire +32 31 £57,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +35 13 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Kent +40 10 £82,500 +37.50% 6
Oxfordshire +38 8 £50,000 -47.37% 1
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 South East region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 262 (80.12%) Azure
2 256 (78.29%) IaaS
3 154 (47.09%) SQL Server
4 144 (44.04%) SaaS
5 131 (40.06%) DevOps
6 108 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
7 106 (32.42%) .NET
8 98 (29.97%) PowerShell
9 96 (29.36%) Git (software)
9 96 (29.36%) C#
10 92 (28.13%) SQL
11 91 (27.83%) Skype
12 89 (27.22%) Microsoft
13 88 (26.91%) HTTP
13 88 (26.91%) NoSQL
14 87 (26.61%) NServiceBus
15 86 (26.30%) ASP.NET
16 85 (25.99%) MVC
16 85 (25.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 85 (25.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 85 (25.99%) ASP.NET Core
17 84 (25.69%) .NET Core
18 81 (24.77%) React
18 81 (24.77%) .NET Framework
19 71 (21.71%) Active Directory
20 68 (20.80%) AWS
21 62 (18.96%) Microservices
22 61 (18.65%) VMware
23 60 (18.35%) Public Cloud
24 57 (17.43%) Python

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 87 (26.61%) NServiceBus
2 24 (7.34%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.67%) IIS
4 11 (3.36%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.75%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.45%) OpenStack
6 8 (2.45%) SAS
6 8 (2.45%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.14%) Confluence
8 6 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.61%) CMS
9 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.31%) Apache
10 1 (0.31%) ThingWorx
Business Applications
1 10 (3.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.45%) SAP GTS
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 262 (80.12%) Azure
2 256 (78.29%) IaaS
3 144 (44.04%) SaaS
4 68 (20.80%) AWS
5 41 (12.54%) Office 365
6 36 (11.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 35 (10.70%) Serverless
8 34 (10.40%) Azure Functions
9 30 (9.17%) Cloud Computing
10 26 (7.95%) BPaaS
10 26 (7.95%) Power Platform
10 26 (7.95%) PowerApps
11 24 (7.34%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (3.36%) GCP
12 11 (3.36%) Logic Apps
13 9 (2.75%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 9 (2.75%) GitHub
14 8 (2.45%) OneDrive
15 7 (2.14%) Azure Data Factory
16 5 (1.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 91 (27.83%) Skype
2 88 (26.91%) HTTP
3 53 (16.21%) DNS
4 26 (7.95%) Internet
5 22 (6.73%) Firewall
6 20 (6.12%) SAN
7 17 (5.20%) WAAS
8 14 (4.28%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (3.06%) TCP/IP
10 9 (2.75%) VLAN
11 8 (2.45%) VPN
12 5 (1.53%) DMZ
13 4 (1.22%) DHCP
13 4 (1.22%) IPv4
13 4 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (0.92%) SSL
15 2 (0.61%) 5G
15 2 (0.61%) ICMP
15 2 (0.61%) Network Security
16 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (47.09%) SQL Server
2 88 (26.91%) NoSQL
3 21 (6.42%) Big Data
4 11 (3.36%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (2.75%) Cosmos DB
5 9 (2.75%) MySQL
6 8 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (2.45%) DB2
7 7 (2.14%) Data Lake
7 7 (2.14%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.92%) HDInsight
9 2 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.61%) GIS
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2019
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 96 (29.36%) Git (software)
2 47 (14.37%) Octopus Deploy
2 47 (14.37%) TeamCity
3 42 (12.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (7.03%) Jenkins
5 11 (3.36%) JIRA
6 8 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (1.53%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.53%) Gradle
7 5 (1.53%) Maven
8 3 (0.92%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.61%) GitLab
9 2 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (7.03%) Finance
2 11 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (2.14%) Law
4 6 (1.83%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.53%) Billing
5 5 (1.53%) Marketing
5 5 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.61%) Back Office
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Police
Job Titles
1 100 (30.58%) Developer
2 47 (14.37%) .NET Developer
3 44 (13.46%) Architect
3 44 (13.46%) Principal Developer
4 41 (12.54%) Senior Developer
5 40 (12.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 29 (8.87%) DevOps Engineer
7 28 (8.56%) Azure Engineer
7 28 (8.56%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (7.65%) Consultant
9 24 (7.34%) Senior .NET Developer
10 22 (6.73%) Analyst
10 22 (6.73%) Principal .NET Developer
11 18 (5.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 17 (5.20%) Azure Consultant
12 17 (5.20%) IT Analyst
12 17 (5.20%) IT Security Analyst
12 17 (5.20%) Security Analyst
13 15 (4.59%) Azure Specialist
14 14 (4.28%) Cloud Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (32.42%) .NET
2 86 (26.30%) ASP.NET
3 85 (25.99%) ASP.NET Core
3 85 (25.99%) ASP.NET MVC
3 85 (25.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 84 (25.69%) .NET Core
5 81 (24.77%) .NET Framework
5 81 (24.77%) React
6 47 (14.37%) Blazor
7 44 (13.46%) HTML
8 42 (12.84%) jQuery
9 40 (12.23%) CSS
9 40 (12.23%) Entity Framework
9 40 (12.23%) Redux
9 40 (12.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 24 (7.34%) Web Services
11 17 (5.20%) OAuth
11 17 (5.20%) OAuth2
11 17 (5.20%) OpenID
12 15 (4.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.35%) Public Cloud
2 50 (15.29%) Data Centre
3 34 (10.40%) Private Cloud
4 32 (9.79%) Cloud Native
5 30 (9.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 25 (7.65%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (5.81%) Mobile App
8 18 (5.50%) Management Information System
9 13 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.83%) User Experience
12 5 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (1.22%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Cloud
15 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.61%) Clustering
15 2 (0.61%) Fat Client
15 2 (0.61%) PKI
15 2 (0.61%) Thin Client
16 1 (0.31%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.51%) Windows
2 34 (10.40%) Windows Server
3 21 (6.42%) Windows Server 2016
4 20 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (5.81%) Linux
5 19 (5.81%) Windows Server 2019
6 7 (2.14%) Android
6 7 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.53%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.61%) VMS
10 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (40.06%) DevOps
2 108 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (25.99%) MVC
4 62 (18.96%) Microservices
5 55 (16.82%) SOA
6 54 (16.51%) Mentoring
7 48 (14.68%) ITIL
8 47 (14.37%) OWASP
9 41 (12.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 40 (12.23%) SOLID
11 31 (9.48%) Analytics
11 31 (9.48%) Scrum
12 30 (9.17%) Information Security
13 27 (8.26%) PRINCE2
14 25 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (7.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 25 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (7.65%) Visualisation
15 24 (7.34%) Anomaly Detection
15 24 (7.34%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 98 (29.97%) PowerShell
2 96 (29.36%) C#
3 92 (28.13%) SQL
4 57 (17.43%) Python
5 49 (14.98%) JavaScript
6 47 (14.37%) TypeScript
7 17 (5.20%) Java
8 12 (3.67%) Perl
9 3 (0.92%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.61%) R
10 2 (0.61%) Ruby
10 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.31%) C++
11 1 (0.31%) PHP
11 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (10.40%) Degree
2 27 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (8.26%) SC Cleared
2 27 (8.26%) Security Cleared
3 25 (7.65%) MCSE
4 18 (5.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 18 (5.50%) CCNA
4 18 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (4.89%) CISA
5 16 (4.89%) CISM
5 16 (4.89%) CISSP
5 16 (4.89%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.61%) MCTS
8 1 (0.31%) MBA
8 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) PMP
8 1 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (5.20%) ITGC
3 16 (4.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 16 (4.89%) HIPAA
4 14 (4.28%) SLA
5 13 (3.98%) PMO
6 11 (3.36%) COBIT
7 7 (2.14%) ISO 22301
7 7 (2.14%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.92%) COSO
8 3 (0.92%) QA
9 1 (0.31%) GDPR
9 1 (0.31%) NIST
9 1 (0.31%) NIST 800
System Software
1 71 (21.71%) Active Directory
2 56 (17.13%) Hyper-V
3 51 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.45%) Docker
4 8 (2.45%) XenApp
5 7 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (2.14%) vSphere
6 2 (0.61%) DFS Replication
6 2 (0.61%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 55 (16.82%) Terraform
2 41 (12.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 39 (11.93%) SCCM
4 35 (10.70%) Ansible
5 19 (5.81%) SCVMM
6 15 (4.59%) Kubernetes
7 7 (2.14%) vCenter Server
8 5 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.53%) SCOM
9 3 (0.92%) Puppet
10 2 (0.61%) Nagios
10 2 (0.61%) SCSM
11 1 (0.31%) Nessus
11 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.31%) vRealize
Vendors
1 89 (27.22%) Microsoft
2 61 (18.65%) VMware
3 20 (6.12%) Veeam
4 17 (5.20%) ServiceNow
5 16 (4.89%) Cisco
6 14 (4.28%) Citrix
6 14 (4.28%) Oracle
7 13 (3.98%) Google
8 11 (3.36%) IBM
9 10 (3.06%) Remedy
10 9 (2.75%) SAP
11 8 (2.45%) CA
11 8 (2.45%) HP
11 8 (2.45%) Hyperion
11 8 (2.45%) PeopleSoft
11 8 (2.45%) Siebel
11 8 (2.45%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.14%) Qualys
13 6 (1.83%) Apple
13 6 (1.83%) Xamarin