Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 173 242 333
Rank change year-on-year +69 +91 -16
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 398 360 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.75% 1.35% 0.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.72% 5.68% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 351 280 197
South East median annual salary £63,700 £60,000 £52,700
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.17% +13.85% -12.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% +13.04%

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 6,961 6,343 6,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.64% 23.78% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,897 5,299 5,361
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Thames Valley +56 161 £65,000 +8.33% 20
Hampshire +39 111 £57,500 -4.17% 12
Berkshire +15 93 £61,500 -1.60% 9
Surrey +37 67 £65,000 +8.33% 18
Buckinghamshire +39 48 £70,000 +55.56% 6
East Sussex +25 34 £50,000 -23.08%
West Sussex +18 21 £70,000 +1.82% 1
Oxfordshire +20 20 £90,000 +50.00% 5
Kent +1 2 £65,000 +28.08% 2
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 308 (77.39%) Azure
2 239 (60.05%) IaaS
3 151 (37.94%) SQL
4 144 (36.18%) SaaS
5 140 (35.18%) Microsoft
6 130 (32.66%) C#
7 123 (30.90%) AWS
8 117 (29.40%) Agile Software Development
9 100 (25.13%) DevOps
10 98 (24.62%) .NET
10 98 (24.62%) SQL Server
11 80 (20.10%) Windows
12 79 (19.85%) Active Directory
13 76 (19.10%) Office 365
14 75 (18.84%) VMware
15 74 (18.59%) Linux
16 61 (15.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 60 (15.08%) Migration
17 60 (15.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 59 (14.82%) Ansible
18 59 (14.82%) Windows Server
19 58 (14.57%) PowerShell
20 57 (14.32%) Finance
20 57 (14.32%) Data Centre
21 55 (13.82%) SOA
22 52 (13.07%) BDD
23 51 (12.81%) Azure SQL Database
23 51 (12.81%) Azure Active Directory
24 46 (11.56%) Python
25 44 (11.06%) Firewall

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 37 (9.30%) IIS
2 26 (6.53%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (3.77%) Confluence
4 12 (3.02%) Skype for Business
5 10 (2.51%) CMS
6 9 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.26%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.26%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.75%) Apache
8 3 (0.75%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.50%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.50%) Jupyter
9 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.25%) GemFire
10 1 (0.25%) JBoss
10 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 308 (77.39%) Azure
2 239 (60.05%) IaaS
3 144 (36.18%) SaaS
4 123 (30.90%) AWS
5 76 (19.10%) Office 365
6 51 (12.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 36 (9.05%) Serverless
8 34 (8.54%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (5.78%) Azure Functions
10 15 (3.77%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 12 (3.02%) Azure Data Factory
11 12 (3.02%) Power Platform
12 11 (2.76%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (2.51%) iPaaS
14 4 (1.01%) GCP
14 4 (1.01%) Loggly
14 4 (1.01%) Lucidchart
15 3 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
15 3 (0.75%) Mimecast
15 3 (0.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 44 (11.06%) Firewall
2 22 (5.53%) DNS
3 21 (5.28%) HTTP
4 16 (4.02%) LAN
4 16 (4.02%) VPN
4 16 (4.02%) WAN
5 13 (3.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (3.02%) Skype
7 11 (2.76%) Wireless
8 10 (2.51%) Internet
9 7 (1.76%) DMZ
10 6 (1.51%) Network Security
10 6 (1.51%) SAN
10 6 (1.51%) Unified Communications
11 4 (1.01%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.50%) DHCP
13 2 (0.50%) ICMP
13 2 (0.50%) SSL
13 2 (0.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 51 (12.81%) Azure SQL Database
3 29 (7.29%) NoSQL
4 27 (6.78%) Redis
5 14 (3.52%) MySQL
6 13 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (3.02%) Power BI
8 9 (2.26%) DB2
8 9 (2.26%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.01%) NuoDB
9 8 (2.01%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.51%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.75%) Cosmos DB
15 2 (0.50%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 39 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 37 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 25 (6.28%) SpecFlow
3 25 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (5.53%) JIRA
5 17 (4.27%) GitLab
6 11 (2.76%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (2.51%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.51%) SonarQube
8 8 (2.01%) git-flow
8 8 (2.01%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.51%) gulp
9 6 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.51%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.26%) JMeter
10 5 (1.26%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.01%) Babel
11 4 (1.01%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.01%) webpack
General
1 57 (14.32%) Finance
2 17 (4.27%) Financial Institution
3 13 (3.27%) Retail
4 11 (2.76%) Public Sector
5 8 (2.01%) Aerospace
5 8 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.76%) Automotive
6 7 (1.76%) Legal
6 7 (1.76%) Marketing
7 5 (1.26%) Billing
7 5 (1.26%) Military
8 3 (0.75%) Banking
8 3 (0.75%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.50%) Advertising
9 2 (0.50%) Electronics
9 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (28.64%) Developer
2 74 (18.59%) Architect
3 56 (14.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 45 (11.31%) Consultant
5 44 (11.06%) .NET Developer
6 39 (9.80%) C# Developer
7 37 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 35 (8.79%) Azure Engineer
9 34 (8.54%) Azure Consultant
9 34 (8.54%) Xamarin Developer
10 32 (8.04%) Cloud Engineer
11 25 (6.28%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (5.53%) Principal Consultant
12 22 (5.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (5.28%) BizTalk Consultant
13 21 (5.28%) Senior Developer
14 20 (5.03%) ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (5.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (5.03%) Principal .NET Developer
14 20 (5.03%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (24.62%) .NET
2 38 (9.55%) ASP.NET
2 38 (9.55%) RESTful
2 38 (9.55%) XML
3 32 (8.04%) WCF
4 29 (7.29%) .NET Core
5 28 (7.04%) HTML
6 27 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 25 (6.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (5.78%) Web Services
9 22 (5.53%) Node.js
10 21 (5.28%) CSS
10 21 (5.28%) MSMQ
11 18 (4.52%) REST
12 16 (4.02%) AngularJS
12 16 (4.02%) SOAP
13 14 (3.52%) JSON
14 11 (2.76%) Spring
15 10 (2.51%) React Native
15 10 (2.51%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.32%) Data Centre
2 41 (10.30%) Private Cloud
3 36 (9.05%) Hybrid Cloud
4 22 (5.53%) Public Cloud
5 12 (3.02%) Clustering
6 11 (2.76%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.01%) Social Media
8 8 (2.01%) User Experience
9 7 (1.76%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.76%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.50%) CMDB
11 2 (0.50%) PKI
11 2 (0.50%) Replication
11 2 (0.50%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.50%) Smart City
12 1 (0.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 80 (20.10%) Windows
2 74 (18.59%) Linux
3 59 (14.82%) Windows Server
4 28 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (4.52%) Windows 10
6 13 (3.27%) Android
7 9 (2.26%) Unix
8 8 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.51%) CentOS
9 6 (1.51%) VMS
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.25%) AIX
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (29.40%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (25.13%) DevOps
3 60 (15.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 60 (15.08%) Migration
4 55 (13.82%) SOA
5 52 (13.07%) BDD
6 43 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (10.30%) ITIL
7 41 (10.30%) MVC
8 36 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
9 35 (8.79%) Test Automation
10 34 (8.54%) Microservices
11 32 (8.04%) OO
12 30 (7.54%) Analytics
12 30 (7.54%) SDLC
13 28 (7.04%) TOGAF
14 25 (6.28%) Capacity Planning
14 25 (6.28%) Line Management
15 23 (5.78%) Mentoring
15 23 (5.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 151 (37.94%) SQL
2 130 (32.66%) C#
3 58 (14.57%) PowerShell
4 46 (11.56%) Python
5 42 (10.55%) JavaScript
6 38 (9.55%) Java
7 29 (7.29%) PHP
8 13 (3.27%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.02%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.51%) Ruby
10 10 (2.51%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.01%) Java 8
12 7 (1.76%) Perl
13 3 (0.75%) Go
14 2 (0.50%) C
14 2 (0.50%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.25%) Scala
15 1 (0.25%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (6.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (5.78%) Degree
3 16 (4.02%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.77%) MCSE
5 14 (3.52%) SC Cleared
6 12 (3.02%) AWS Certification
7 11 (2.76%) CISSP
8 9 (2.26%) CCNA
8 9 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.76%) CISM
9 7 (1.76%) PhD
10 5 (1.26%) TOGAF Certification
11 4 (1.01%) GIAC
11 4 (1.01%) MCSA
12 3 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.75%) CESG Certified Professional
13 2 (0.50%) CRISC
13 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.50%) MCITP
13 2 (0.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.29%) QA
2 13 (3.27%) GDPR
3 12 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.26%) SLA
5 8 (2.01%) JSP 440
5 8 (2.01%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.75%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.75%) NCSC
7 2 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.25%) NIST
8 1 (0.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 79 (19.85%) Active Directory
2 61 (15.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (8.54%) Hyper-V
4 29 (7.29%) Docker
5 10 (2.51%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.50%) vCloud
7 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.50%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.50%) XenApp
7 2 (0.50%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 59 (14.82%) Ansible
2 41 (10.30%) Terraform
3 36 (9.05%) Kubernetes
4 21 (5.28%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (3.77%) SCCM
6 13 (3.27%) Microsoft Intune
6 13 (3.27%) Puppet
7 5 (1.26%) Salt
8 4 (1.01%) Nagios
8 4 (1.01%) Nessus
8 4 (1.01%) SCOM
8 4 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.50%) Control-M
9 2 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.50%) SCSM
9 2 (0.50%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.25%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 140 (35.18%) Microsoft
2 75 (18.84%) VMware
3 34 (8.54%) Xamarin
4 31 (7.79%) Cisco
5 23 (5.78%) Oracle
6 13 (3.27%) Apple
7 12 (3.02%) Meraki
8 10 (2.51%) Red Hat
8 10 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (2.26%) ServiceNow
10 8 (2.01%) IBM
10 8 (2.01%) Jitterbit
11 7 (1.76%) Citrix
11 7 (1.76%) HP
11 7 (1.76%) SAP
12 5 (1.26%) Brightcove
12 5 (1.26%) Juniper
12 5 (1.26%) New Relic
12 5 (1.26%) Optimizely
12 5 (1.26%) SolarWinds