Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 325 439
Rank change year-on-year -5 +114 +85
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 249 300 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.81% 0.85% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.44% 6.50% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 205 258 183
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 5604 4618 4129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.31% 13.12% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4665 3900 3346
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for PaaS in the South East

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +47 93 £57,500 +6.48% 9
Hampshire -19 77 £52,700 +0.38% 6
Berkshire +45 62 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Surrey -34 62 £67,500 +8.00% 3
Oxfordshire +15 28 £57,500 +21.05% 5
Kent +17 9 £62,500 +47.06% 2
East Sussex -1 7 £50,000 -21.88%
Buckinghamshire +15 5 £55,000 -4.35%
Middlesex +12 3 £65,000 -10.34%
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South East region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 172 (69.08%) IaaS
2 154 (61.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (56.22%) Microsoft
4 91 (36.55%) SaaS
5 88 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (32.13%) Amazon AWS
7 74 (29.72%) DevOps
8 73 (29.32%) Active Directory
9 66 (26.51%) SQL
10 63 (25.30%) Windows
11 61 (24.50%) VMware
12 57 (22.89%) DNS
13 53 (21.29%) Python
13 53 (21.29%) PowerShell
13 53 (21.29%) Hyper-V
14 50 (20.08%) .NET
14 50 (20.08%) Office 365
15 49 (19.68%) SQL Server
16 48 (19.28%) Java
17 47 (18.88%) Windows Server
18 46 (18.47%) Linux
18 46 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
19 44 (17.67%) Puppet
19 44 (17.67%) ITIL
20 37 (14.86%) Degree
21 36 (14.46%) SCCM
22 35 (14.06%) Public Cloud
23 34 (13.65%) Red Hat
24 32 (12.85%) Opscode Chef
24 32 (12.85%) Data Centre

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 26 (10.44%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.02%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (5.22%) Skype for Business
4 12 (4.82%) Apache Spark
4 12 (4.82%) OpenStack
5 10 (4.02%) IIS
6 5 (2.01%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.61%) Apache
8 3 (1.20%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.80%) GemFire
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.40%) CMS
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.40%) JBoss
10 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.40%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 172 (69.08%) IaaS
2 154 (61.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (36.55%) SaaS
4 80 (32.13%) Amazon AWS
5 50 (20.08%) Office 365
6 19 (7.63%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (4.02%) Akamai
9 8 (3.21%) OpenShift
10 7 (2.81%) Mimecast
11 6 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (1.20%) Bluemix
13 3 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (1.20%) G Suite
13 3 (1.20%) GitHub
13 3 (1.20%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.80%) Heroku
14 2 (0.80%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 57 (22.89%) DNS
2 30 (12.05%) Firewall
3 20 (8.03%) LAN
3 20 (8.03%) WAN
4 15 (6.02%) DHCP
4 15 (6.02%) Skype
4 15 (6.02%) VPN
5 13 (5.22%) SAN
6 11 (4.42%) LDAP
7 9 (3.61%) Kerberos
7 9 (3.61%) PBX
7 9 (3.61%) PSTN
8 6 (2.41%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (2.01%) Network Security
9 5 (2.01%) Wireless
10 4 (1.61%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.61%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.20%) BGP
11 3 (1.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.64%) NoSQL
3 22 (8.84%) Azure SQL Database
4 19 (7.63%) Amazon RDS
5 16 (6.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (5.22%) Hadoop
7 10 (4.02%) Big Data
8 9 (3.61%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.81%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (2.41%) Redis
11 5 (2.01%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.80%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.80%) HBase
14 2 (0.80%) Ingres
14 2 (0.80%) Oracle Exadata
14 2 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (9.24%) Visual Studio
2 20 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 19 (7.63%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.01%) Gradle
6 4 (1.61%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.20%) JUnit
7 3 (1.20%) Maven
7 3 (1.20%) webpack
8 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.80%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.80%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.80%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.40%) Mockito
9 1 (0.40%) NUnit
9 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.40%) Selenium
9 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (12.45%) Finance
2 7 (2.81%) Retail
3 4 (1.61%) Banking
4 3 (1.20%) Advertising
4 3 (1.20%) Marketing
5 2 (0.80%) Legal
5 2 (0.80%) Publishing
6 1 (0.40%) Automotive
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
6 1 (0.40%) French Language
6 1 (0.40%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Military
6 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (20.88%) Architect
2 33 (13.25%) Developer
3 28 (11.24%) Cloud Architect
4 26 (10.44%) Cloud Engineer
5 22 (8.84%) Administrator
5 22 (8.84%) Azure Architect
6 21 (8.43%) Azure Engineer
7 19 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (7.63%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (7.23%) Analyst
8 18 (7.23%) IT Support
8 18 (7.23%) Senior Developer
9 16 (6.43%) Support Analyst
9 16 (6.43%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.62%) Consultant
11 13 (5.22%) .NET Developer
11 13 (5.22%) IT Administrator
11 13 (5.22%) IT Systems Administrator
11 13 (5.22%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (4.42%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (20.08%) .NET
2 20 (8.03%) ASP.NET
2 20 (8.03%) Node.js
3 16 (6.43%) CSS
4 14 (5.62%) Web Services
5 13 (5.22%) Middleware
5 13 (5.22%) WCF
6 12 (4.82%) CSS3
7 11 (4.42%) Django
7 11 (4.42%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (4.02%) .NET Framework
8 10 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (3.21%) JSON
9 8 (3.21%) React
10 7 (2.81%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.81%) HTML
10 7 (2.81%) RESTful
11 6 (2.41%) Kafka
11 6 (2.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.06%) Public Cloud
2 32 (12.85%) Data Centre
3 21 (8.43%) Computer Science
4 16 (6.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.42%) PKI
7 10 (4.02%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (3.21%) Private Cloud
8 8 (3.21%) User Experience
9 7 (2.81%) BYOD
9 7 (2.81%) Cloud Native
9 7 (2.81%) PDA
10 5 (2.01%) Clustering
11 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.61%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.20%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 63 (25.30%) Windows
2 47 (18.88%) Windows Server
3 46 (18.47%) Linux
4 21 (8.43%) Windows 10
5 18 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (6.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (6.43%) Unix
8 14 (5.62%) Windows 7
9 12 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (4.02%) CentOS
11 4 (1.61%) Android
11 4 (1.61%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.80%) AIX
12 2 (0.80%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (29.72%) DevOps
3 44 (17.67%) ITIL
4 31 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (11.65%) Problem Management
6 28 (11.24%) Migration
7 27 (10.84%) Software Engineering
8 26 (10.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (10.44%) Microservices
8 26 (10.44%) Test Automation
9 23 (9.24%) TDD
10 22 (8.84%) Configuration Management
10 22 (8.84%) Open Source
11 20 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (7.63%) Load Balancing
12 19 (7.63%) Server Building
13 18 (7.23%) Coaching
14 17 (6.83%) Identity Management
14 17 (6.83%) Scrum
15 16 (6.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (26.51%) SQL
2 53 (21.29%) PowerShell
2 53 (21.29%) Python
3 48 (19.28%) Java
4 29 (11.65%) Bash Shell
5 27 (10.84%) PHP
6 26 (10.44%) C#
6 26 (10.44%) JavaScript
7 24 (9.64%) Perl
8 22 (8.84%) Ruby
9 14 (5.62%) Go
10 12 (4.82%) R
11 11 (4.42%) Scala
12 5 (2.01%) ES6
13 2 (0.80%) Groovy
13 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.80%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.40%) C
14 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (14.86%) Degree
2 25 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (7.63%) MCSD
4 13 (5.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (4.02%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.02%) Security Cleared
6 9 (3.61%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.61%) MCSE
8 3 (1.20%) CCDA
8 3 (1.20%) CCNP
8 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.40%) CCNA
10 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.40%) MCSA
10 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.01%) QA
2 4 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.61%) SLA
3 3 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.40%) PMO
System Software
1 73 (29.32%) Active Directory
2 53 (21.29%) Hyper-V
3 46 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (11.65%) Docker
5 7 (2.81%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.81%) vSphere
6 4 (1.61%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.20%) NFS
7 3 (1.20%) Sendmail
7 3 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.80%) HDFS
8 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.80%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.80%) vCloud
8 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.80%) XenServer
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 44 (17.67%) Puppet
2 36 (14.46%) SCCM
3 32 (12.85%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (11.65%) Ansible
5 16 (6.43%) Kubernetes
6 15 (6.02%) SCOM
7 9 (3.61%) Terraform
8 3 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.80%) PowerCLI
9 2 (0.80%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.80%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.40%) CloudForms
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.40%) vMotion
Vendors
1 140 (56.22%) Microsoft
2 61 (24.50%) VMware
3 34 (13.65%) Red Hat
4 23 (9.24%) Oracle
5 14 (5.62%) Citrix
6 13 (5.22%) Cisco
6 13 (5.22%) Google
7 10 (4.02%) Atlassian
8 9 (3.61%) CA
9 7 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.81%) SAP
10 6 (2.41%) Concur
10 6 (2.41%) SaltStack
11 5 (2.01%) IBM
12 4 (1.61%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.61%) Palo Alto
13 3 (1.20%) Dell
13 3 (1.20%) EMC
13 3 (1.20%) F5
13 3 (1.20%) NetApp