Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 259 284 400
Rank change year-on-year +25 +116 +83
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 341 299 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.13% 1.00% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.41% 6.20% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 249 266 201
South East median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £41,100 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +8.33%

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 6,307 4,822 4,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.88% 16.12% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5,258 4,129 3,985
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018. 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 +30 148 £60,000 - 51
Hampshire +5 112 £65,000 +23.34% 12
Berkshire +35 105 £62,500 -2.34% 46
Surrey +15 59 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Buckinghamshire +24 24 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire -40 19 £75,000 +30.43% 5
West Sussex +13 15 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Kent +12 2 £37,500 -37.50% 6
East Sussex -25 2 £62,500 -2.34% 1
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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.

1 236 (69.21%) IaaS
2 210 (61.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 164 (48.09%) Microsoft
4 148 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (43.11%) SaaS
6 132 (38.71%) DevOps
7 126 (36.95%) Amazon AWS
8 105 (30.79%) Windows
9 103 (30.21%) PowerShell
10 85 (24.93%) Scrum
11 83 (24.34%) SQL Server
12 79 (23.17%) SQL
13 73 (21.41%) Migration
14 68 (19.94%) Oracle
15 66 (19.35%) Active Directory
16 61 (17.89%) Linux
17 58 (17.01%) Java
18 56 (16.42%) Enterprise Architecture
19 55 (16.13%) .NET
20 54 (15.84%) Office 365
21 52 (15.25%) Web Services
21 52 (15.25%) Finance
22 51 (14.96%) Jenkins
23 50 (14.66%) TOGAF
24 47 (13.78%) Project Management
24 47 (13.78%) Docker
25 46 (13.49%) Ansible
25 46 (13.49%) Data Centre
25 46 (13.49%) Degree
26 44 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement

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 39 (11.44%) JBoss
2 24 (7.04%) Apache
3 22 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 20 (5.87%) WebLogic
5 16 (4.69%) Oracle Service Bus
6 15 (4.40%) Confluence
7 11 (3.23%) CMS
7 11 (3.23%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.35%) IIS
9 7 (2.05%) Anypoint
10 6 (1.76%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.76%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.47%) MS Exchange
12 4 (1.17%) Liferay
12 4 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.17%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (2.05%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.05%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (2.05%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 236 (69.21%) IaaS
2 210 (61.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 147 (43.11%) SaaS
4 126 (36.95%) Amazon AWS
5 54 (15.84%) Office 365
6 31 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (8.80%) GitHub
7 30 (8.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 24 (7.04%) Dynamics 365
9 15 (4.40%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (3.81%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (3.81%) Serverless
11 12 (3.52%) IBM Cloud
12 9 (2.64%) OpenShift
13 8 (2.35%) Sage Pay
14 6 (1.76%) Akamai
15 5 (1.47%) Azure Data Factory
16 3 (0.88%) Azure Machine Learning
17 2 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 2 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (12.90%) DNS
2 34 (9.97%) DHCP
3 31 (9.09%) Network Security
4 26 (7.62%) Firewall
5 22 (6.45%) Software-Defined Networking
6 14 (4.11%) TCP/IP
7 12 (3.52%) VPN
8 9 (2.64%) LAN
8 9 (2.64%) NAS
8 9 (2.64%) SAN
8 9 (2.64%) WAN
9 8 (2.35%) Internet
10 5 (1.47%) SSL
11 2 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.59%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 1 (0.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.92%) Big Data
3 21 (6.16%) Oracle Exadata
4 16 (4.69%) Hadoop
5 14 (4.11%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.11%) RDBMS
5 14 (4.11%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (3.52%) NoSQL
7 12 (3.52%) Oracle Database 12c
8 11 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 11 (3.23%) SAP HANA
9 10 (2.93%) MySQL
9 10 (2.93%) Power BI
10 9 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.05%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.76%) GIS
12 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 51 (14.96%) Jenkins
2 30 (8.80%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.92%) TeamCity
4 22 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (5.28%) JIRA
6 17 (4.99%) Subversion
7 15 (4.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 14 (4.11%) Maven
8 14 (4.11%) Selenium
8 14 (4.11%) Visual Studio
9 11 (3.23%) Ant
9 11 (3.23%) Bitbucket
9 11 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (2.35%) Eclipse
10 8 (2.35%) Gerrit
10 8 (2.35%) JUnit
10 8 (2.35%) SoapUI
11 6 (1.76%) GitLab
12 5 (1.47%) Gradle
13 4 (1.17%) LoadUI
General
1 52 (15.25%) Finance
2 38 (11.14%) Retail
3 30 (8.80%) Marketing
4 14 (4.11%) Banking
5 13 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.52%) Publishing
7 7 (2.05%) Games
8 5 (1.47%) Advertising
9 4 (1.17%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.88%) Law
10 3 (0.88%) Legal
11 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 109 (31.96%) Architect
2 57 (16.72%) Cloud Architect
3 44 (12.90%) Developer
4 39 (11.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 35 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
6 32 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 30 (8.80%) Azure Engineer
8 20 (5.87%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 20 (5.87%) Senior Architect
9 18 (5.28%) Azure Architect
9 18 (5.28%) Consultant
10 16 (4.69%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
11 15 (4.40%) Azure Developer
12 14 (4.11%) Azure Consultant
12 14 (4.11%) Enterprise Architect
13 13 (3.81%) .NET Developer
13 13 (3.81%) Cloud Engineer
14 12 (3.52%) Cloud Developer
14 12 (3.52%) Delivery Manager
15 11 (3.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (16.13%) .NET
2 52 (15.25%) Web Services
3 32 (9.38%) Middleware
4 28 (8.21%) J2EE
5 18 (5.28%) .NET Framework
5 18 (5.28%) JSON
6 17 (4.99%) SOAP
7 13 (3.81%) REST
8 12 (3.52%) XML
9 11 (3.23%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.64%) CSS
11 8 (2.35%) J2SE
12 7 (2.05%) Spring
12 7 (2.05%) WCF
13 6 (1.76%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (1.76%) LAMP
13 6 (1.76%) Spring Boot
14 5 (1.47%) JDBC
14 5 (1.47%) JMS
14 5 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.49%) Data Centre
2 39 (11.44%) Public Cloud
3 33 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (8.50%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (7.04%) PKI
6 23 (6.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 23 (6.74%) Management Information System
7 21 (6.16%) Mobile App
8 17 (4.99%) Computer Science
9 15 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (4.11%) User Experience
11 13 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (3.52%) Contactless
12 12 (3.52%) EMV
13 11 (3.23%) PMI
14 10 (2.93%) Oracle Exalytics
15 6 (1.76%) Clustering
15 6 (1.76%) Enterprise Storage
16 5 (1.47%) Private Cloud
17 4 (1.17%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 105 (30.79%) Windows
2 61 (17.89%) Linux
3 42 (12.32%) Windows Server
4 32 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (7.62%) Windows 10
7 9 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.35%) Solaris
9 4 (1.17%) Unix
10 3 (0.88%) CentOS
10 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.29%) Android
11 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.29%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.29%) VMS
11 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (38.71%) DevOps
3 85 (24.93%) Scrum
4 73 (21.41%) Migration
5 56 (16.42%) Enterprise Architecture
6 50 (14.66%) TOGAF
7 47 (13.78%) Project Management
8 44 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 44 (12.90%) SDLC
9 40 (11.73%) Configuration Management
10 38 (11.14%) Microservices
11 37 (10.85%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (10.85%) CRM
12 36 (10.56%) IT Strategy
12 36 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
13 33 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
13 33 (9.68%) ITIL
13 33 (9.68%) Test Automation
14 32 (9.38%) SOA
15 30 (8.80%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 103 (30.21%) PowerShell
2 79 (23.17%) SQL
3 58 (17.01%) Java
4 42 (12.32%) Python
5 41 (12.02%) C#
6 16 (4.69%) Bash Shell
7 15 (4.40%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.93%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.05%) R
9 7 (2.05%) Ruby
10 5 (1.47%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.47%) XPath
11 4 (1.17%) PHP
11 4 (1.17%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.88%) C
12 3 (0.88%) C++
12 3 (0.88%) Perl
12 3 (0.88%) Scala
13 1 (0.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (13.49%) Degree
2 32 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (8.50%) MCSE
4 20 (5.87%) MCSA
5 15 (4.40%) Security Cleared
6 13 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (3.81%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.05%) AWS Certification
7 7 (2.05%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.17%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.88%) ISEB
10 3 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.59%) CCNA
11 2 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.59%) MCITP
11 2 (0.59%) PgMP
11 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (3.52%) PCI DSS
2 11 (3.23%) PA-DSS
3 8 (2.35%) PSD2
3 8 (2.35%) QA
4 5 (1.47%) GDPR
5 2 (0.59%) GAMP
6 1 (0.29%) COBIT
6 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 66 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 47 (13.78%) Docker
3 39 (11.44%) Hyper-V
4 24 (7.04%) Virtual Desktop
5 17 (4.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.47%) KVM
7 5 (1.47%) oVirt
8 3 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.59%) vCloud
9 2 (0.59%) vSphere
10 1 (0.29%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 46 (13.49%) Ansible
2 38 (11.14%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (9.09%) Puppet
4 27 (7.92%) Terraform
5 20 (5.87%) Kubernetes
6 15 (4.40%) SCCM
7 7 (2.05%) SCOM
8 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 5 (1.47%) Packer
8 5 (1.47%) rkt
8 5 (1.47%) SCOrch
8 5 (1.47%) SCSM
9 4 (1.17%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.29%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.29%) Grafana
10 1 (0.29%) Graylog
10 1 (0.29%) Marathon
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.29%) Nagios
10 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 164 (48.09%) Microsoft
2 68 (19.94%) Oracle
3 39 (11.44%) Google
4 31 (9.09%) VMware
5 29 (8.50%) SAP
6 23 (6.74%) PayPal
7 20 (5.87%) IBM
8 18 (5.28%) Red Hat
9 17 (4.99%) Citrix
10 16 (4.69%) Apple
11 15 (4.40%) Cisco
11 15 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (3.52%) Atlassian
12 12 (3.52%) WorldPay
13 10 (2.93%) MuleSoft
14 8 (2.35%) F5
14 8 (2.35%) HP
14 8 (2.35%) ServiceNow
15 7 (2.05%) Hyperion
15 7 (2.05%) Pega