Period
to 22 October 2020

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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 92 220 230
Rank change year-on-year +128 +10 +74
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 248 364 417
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.10% 1.43% 1.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.24% 4.94% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 247 308 338
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £48,750 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +8.00%

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 3,008 7,366 6,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.57% 29.00% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,624 6,224 5,415
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

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 22 October 2020.

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 October 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
West Sussex +108 67 £65,000 +2.77% 5
Thames Valley +55 66 £80,000 +28.00% 20
Berkshire +68 45 £85,000 +30.77% 13
East Sussex +63 44 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Hampshire +53 26 £60,000 +4.35% 6
Surrey +63 20 £72,500 +10.69% 3
Buckinghamshire +62 15 £50,000 -13.04% 6
Kent +47 7 £82,500 +26.92% 2
Oxfordshire +43 6 £60,000 -22.58% 1
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 South East region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 203 (81.85%) IaaS
2 184 (74.19%) Azure
3 114 (45.97%) SQL Server
4 102 (41.13%) SaaS
5 97 (39.11%) DevOps
6 90 (36.29%) .NET
7 86 (34.68%) SQL
8 79 (31.85%) Skype
9 73 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (29.03%) Git (software)
11 71 (28.63%) C#
12 69 (27.82%) PowerShell
13 68 (27.42%) HTTP
14 67 (27.02%) ASP.NET
14 67 (27.02%) NoSQL
15 66 (26.61%) NServiceBus
16 64 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
16 64 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 64 (25.81%) .NET Core
16 64 (25.81%) ASP.NET Core
16 64 (25.81%) MVC
17 63 (25.40%) .NET Framework
17 63 (25.40%) React
18 59 (23.79%) Microsoft
19 56 (22.58%) Python
20 54 (21.77%) SOA
21 52 (20.97%) Microservices
22 45 (18.15%) Active Directory
23 42 (16.94%) Public Cloud
23 42 (16.94%) AWS

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 66 (26.61%) NServiceBus
2 19 (7.66%) IIS
3 17 (6.85%) Tomcat
4 15 (6.05%) SAS
4 15 (6.05%) WebSphere
5 11 (4.44%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.82%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.61%) Confluence
8 3 (1.21%) Apache
9 2 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.40%) CMS
10 1 (0.40%) GemFire
10 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.40%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.40%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (6.05%) SAP GTS
3 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 203 (81.85%) IaaS
2 184 (74.19%) Azure
3 102 (41.13%) SaaS
4 42 (16.94%) AWS
5 32 (12.90%) Office 365
6 27 (10.89%) Serverless
7 26 (10.48%) Azure Functions
8 25 (10.08%) Power Platform
9 24 (9.68%) PowerApps
10 22 (8.87%) AWS Lambda
11 19 (7.66%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (6.85%) BPaaS
13 9 (3.63%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (3.63%) GCP
14 5 (2.02%) Logic Apps
15 4 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (1.61%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 4 (1.61%) GitHub
16 2 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
16 2 (0.81%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 79 (31.85%) Skype
2 68 (27.42%) HTTP
3 30 (12.10%) DNS
4 22 (8.87%) Internet
5 9 (3.63%) Firewall
6 5 (2.02%) LAN
6 5 (2.02%) WAN
7 4 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (1.61%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.61%) VPN
7 4 (1.61%) WAAS
8 2 (0.81%) DMZ
8 2 (0.81%) Network Security
8 2 (0.81%) SAN
8 2 (0.81%) SSL
8 2 (0.81%) Wireless
9 1 (0.40%) DHCP
9 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.40%) ICMP
9 1 (0.40%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (45.97%) SQL Server
2 67 (27.02%) NoSQL
3 21 (8.47%) MySQL
4 16 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (6.05%) DB2
6 14 (5.65%) Big Data
7 9 (3.63%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (2.82%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.02%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.61%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.21%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.21%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.81%) GIS
12 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.40%) OLAP
13 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.40%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 72 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 34 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (12.90%) Octopus Deploy
3 32 (12.90%) TeamCity
4 14 (5.65%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.03%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (2.02%) JIRA
7 3 (1.21%) GitLab
7 3 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.81%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.81%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.81%) Gradle
8 2 (0.81%) Maven
9 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.40%) JUnit
9 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (7.66%) Finance
2 8 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (1.61%) Public Sector
4 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.81%) Back Office
5 2 (0.81%) Billing
5 2 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) Police
Job Titles
1 70 (28.23%) Architect
1 70 (28.23%) Developer
2 47 (18.95%) .NET Developer
3 37 (14.92%) Senior Developer
4 30 (12.10%) Solutions Architect
5 29 (11.69%) Principal Developer
6 28 (11.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 26 (10.48%) Cloud Engineer
8 23 (9.27%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (7.26%) Principal .NET Developer
10 16 (6.45%) Azure Architect
10 16 (6.45%) Azure Engineer
10 16 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (6.05%) Cloud Specialist
11 15 (6.05%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 15 (6.05%) Security Specialist
12 14 (5.65%) Azure Specialist
12 14 (5.65%) Consultant
12 14 (5.65%) ITSM Architect
13 11 (4.44%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (36.29%) .NET
2 67 (27.02%) ASP.NET
3 64 (25.81%) .NET Core
3 64 (25.81%) ASP.NET Core
3 64 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 64 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 63 (25.40%) .NET Framework
4 63 (25.40%) React
5 38 (15.32%) HTML
6 36 (14.52%) jQuery
7 34 (13.71%) CSS
7 34 (13.71%) Entity Framework
7 34 (13.71%) Redux
7 34 (13.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 32 (12.90%) Blazor
9 22 (8.87%) Web Services
10 20 (8.06%) JSON
11 15 (6.05%) OAuth
12 14 (5.65%) OAuth2
12 14 (5.65%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.94%) Public Cloud
2 29 (11.69%) Data Centre
3 27 (10.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 21 (8.47%) Cloud Native
5 18 (7.26%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (6.05%) Private Cloud
7 12 (4.84%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.82%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.61%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.61%) Replication
12 2 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.40%) Clustering
13 1 (0.40%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.40%) NHS
13 1 (0.40%) PKI
13 1 (0.40%) PMI
13 1 (0.40%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.31%) Windows
2 18 (7.26%) Linux
3 10 (4.03%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.61%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (0.81%) Unix
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.40%) Android
7 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (39.11%) DevOps
2 73 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (25.81%) MVC
4 54 (21.77%) SOA
5 52 (20.97%) Microservices
6 37 (14.92%) Mentoring
7 36 (14.52%) ITIL
7 36 (14.52%) OWASP
7 36 (14.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 34 (13.71%) SOLID
9 29 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (10.89%) Presales
11 26 (10.48%) TOGAF
12 24 (9.68%) Service Delivery
12 24 (9.68%) Visualisation
13 23 (9.27%) Analytics
14 21 (8.47%) Infrastructure as Code
14 21 (8.47%) Project Management
14 21 (8.47%) Software Engineering
15 20 (8.06%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 86 (34.68%) SQL
2 71 (28.63%) C#
3 69 (27.82%) PowerShell
4 56 (22.58%) Python
5 39 (15.73%) JavaScript
6 33 (13.31%) TypeScript
7 29 (11.69%) Java
8 17 (6.85%) Perl
9 8 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.42%) PHP
11 4 (1.61%) Ruby
12 1 (0.40%) C
12 1 (0.40%) Go
12 1 (0.40%) R
12 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (10.08%) MCSE
3 24 (9.68%) Degree
4 13 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (4.84%) CCNA
6 10 (4.03%) SC Cleared
6 10 (4.03%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.63%) TOGAF Certification
8 8 (3.23%) MCSA
9 6 (2.42%) CISSP
10 4 (1.61%) CISA
10 4 (1.61%) CISM
10 4 (1.61%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.81%) CCNP
12 2 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.40%) CCIE
13 1 (0.40%) MCP
13 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.40%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (6.45%) COBIT
2 16 (6.45%) SLA
3 14 (5.65%) PMO
4 8 (3.23%) HIPAA
5 7 (2.82%) GDPR
6 6 (2.42%) ISO 22301
6 6 (2.42%) NIST
6 6 (2.42%) NIST 800
7 4 (1.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (1.61%) ITGC
7 4 (1.61%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.81%) QA
9 1 (0.40%) COSO
9 1 (0.40%) NCSC
System Software
1 45 (18.15%) Active Directory
2 34 (13.71%) Hyper-V
2 34 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.84%) XenApp
4 5 (2.02%) Docker
5 4 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.81%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.40%) vCloud
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (15.73%) Terraform
2 26 (10.48%) Ansible
3 15 (6.05%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (6.05%) SCCM
4 11 (4.44%) Kubernetes
4 11 (4.44%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.81%) Puppet
5 2 (0.81%) SCOM
6 1 (0.40%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.40%) Nessus
6 1 (0.40%) OpenView
6 1 (0.40%) SCSM
6 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.40%) vRealize
Vendors
1 59 (23.79%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.92%) VMware
3 19 (7.66%) Citrix
3 19 (7.66%) Oracle
4 18 (7.26%) ServiceNow
5 16 (6.45%) HP
5 16 (6.45%) Remedy
5 16 (6.45%) SAP
6 15 (6.05%) CA
6 15 (6.05%) Hyperion
6 15 (6.05%) IBM
6 15 (6.05%) PeopleSoft
6 15 (6.05%) Siebel
7 12 (4.84%) Google
8 7 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.42%) Qualys
10 4 (1.61%) Databricks
10 4 (1.61%) Percona
10 4 (1.61%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.81%) ESRI