Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 125 190 258
Rank change year-on-year +65 +68 +35
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 255 428 352
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.29% 1.64% 1.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.84% 5.90% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 239 350 262
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £42,750 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% +12.50%

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 3,728 7,259 6,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.52% 27.76% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,233 6,156 5,479
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 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,600
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.61% +7.20%

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 8 August 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 8 August 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 +49 81 £67,500 +12.50% 13
Hampshire +39 58 £60,000 +4.35% 4
Berkshire +32 44 £77,500 +10.71% 9
Surrey +67 42 £65,000 +4.00% 1
West Sussex +54 35 £70,000 -8.20% 7
Buckinghamshire +62 19 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +32 18 £60,000 +20.00% 3
East Sussex +29 18 £60,000 -11.11% 3
Kent +51 6 £82,500 +17.02% 1
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 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.

1 193 (75.69%) Azure
2 177 (69.41%) IaaS
3 92 (36.08%) SaaS
4 91 (35.69%) SQL
5 84 (32.94%) DevOps
6 82 (32.16%) Microsoft
7 79 (30.98%) SQL Server
8 70 (27.45%) .NET
8 70 (27.45%) AWS
9 66 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
10 61 (23.92%) C#
11 53 (20.78%) Active Directory
12 48 (18.82%) Skype
13 44 (17.25%) VMware
14 43 (16.86%) Office 365
14 43 (16.86%) PowerShell
15 41 (16.08%) TOGAF
15 41 (16.08%) Python
16 39 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 39 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 37 (14.51%) Public Cloud
17 37 (14.51%) Java
17 37 (14.51%) ASP.NET
17 37 (14.51%) ITIL
18 36 (14.12%) MCSE
18 36 (14.12%) SOA
18 36 (14.12%) Git (software)
19 35 (13.73%) Windows
19 35 (13.73%) MVC
20 34 (13.33%) MySQL

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 24 (9.41%) IIS
2 23 (9.02%) NServiceBus
3 19 (7.45%) Skype for Business
4 16 (6.27%) Tomcat
5 15 (5.88%) SAS
5 15 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.53%) Umbraco
7 8 (3.14%) Confluence
8 5 (1.96%) Apache
8 5 (1.96%) CMS
9 4 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.18%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.39%) GemFire
12 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.39%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (6.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (5.88%) SAP GTS
3 7 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 193 (75.69%) Azure
2 177 (69.41%) IaaS
3 92 (36.08%) SaaS
4 70 (27.45%) AWS
5 43 (16.86%) Office 365
6 24 (9.41%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (7.45%) Logic Apps
7 19 (7.45%) Serverless
8 18 (7.06%) Power Platform
9 17 (6.67%) Azure Functions
10 14 (5.49%) PowerApps
11 13 (5.10%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (4.71%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (2.75%) BPaaS
14 7 (2.75%) Dynamics 365
15 6 (2.35%) Loggly
16 5 (1.96%) GCP
17 3 (1.18%) OneDrive
17 3 (1.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 48 (18.82%) Skype
2 24 (9.41%) HTTP
3 15 (5.88%) DNS
3 15 (5.88%) Firewall
4 13 (5.10%) Internet
5 7 (2.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (2.75%) LAN
5 7 (2.75%) VPN
5 7 (2.75%) WAN
6 5 (1.96%) Network Security
6 5 (1.96%) SAN
7 4 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.57%) Wireless
8 3 (1.18%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.78%) AMQP
10 1 (0.39%) DHCP
10 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.39%) ICMP
10 1 (0.39%) IPsec
10 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (30.98%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.33%) MySQL
3 31 (12.16%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.67%) DB2
5 16 (6.27%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (4.71%) Redis
7 9 (3.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (3.14%) MariaDB
9 7 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.35%) Akavache
10 6 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.96%) NewSQL
12 4 (1.57%) Big Data
12 4 (1.57%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.57%) Power BI
12 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.18%) Data Lake
13 3 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.78%) GIS
Development Applications
1 36 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 17 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 16 (6.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.71%) JIRA
5 12 (4.71%) SpecFlow
6 9 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (2.35%) Babel
7 6 (2.35%) GitLab
7 6 (2.35%) gulp
7 6 (2.35%) Jasmine
7 6 (2.35%) JMeter
7 6 (2.35%) webpack
8 3 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.18%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.78%) git-flow
9 2 (0.78%) JUnit
9 2 (0.78%) Maven
General
1 31 (12.16%) Finance
2 7 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (2.35%) Retail
4 4 (1.57%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.57%) Military
5 2 (0.78%) Back Office
5 2 (0.78%) Law
5 2 (0.78%) Legal
5 2 (0.78%) Public Sector
5 2 (0.78%) Publishing
5 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.39%) Advertising
6 1 (0.39%) Automotive
6 1 (0.39%) Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Local Government
6 1 (0.39%) Marketing
6 1 (0.39%) Police
Job Titles
1 91 (35.69%) Architect
2 58 (22.75%) Developer
3 29 (11.37%) Solutions Architect
4 26 (10.20%) Senior Developer
5 25 (9.80%) .NET Developer
6 22 (8.63%) Cloud Architect
7 19 (7.45%) Consultant
8 18 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
10 16 (6.27%) Cloud Engineer
11 15 (5.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 15 (5.88%) Security Engineer
12 12 (4.71%) Principal Developer
13 11 (4.31%) Azure Architect
13 11 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (4.31%) Principal .NET Developer
13 11 (4.31%) Security Architect
13 11 (4.31%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (3.92%) DBA
14 10 (3.92%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (27.45%) .NET
2 37 (14.51%) ASP.NET
3 29 (11.37%) .NET Core
3 29 (11.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 26 (10.20%) React
6 23 (9.02%) .NET Framework
6 23 (9.02%) ASP.NET Core
6 23 (9.02%) HTML
7 22 (8.63%) CSS
8 18 (7.06%) JSON
9 13 (5.10%) jQuery
10 12 (4.71%) Entity Framework
10 12 (4.71%) Redux
10 12 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (4.31%) Blazor
11 11 (4.31%) Web Services
12 10 (3.92%) Node.js
13 9 (3.53%) XML
14 7 (2.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.51%) Public Cloud
2 33 (12.94%) Data Centre
3 25 (9.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 19 (7.45%) Private Cloud
5 15 (5.88%) Cloud Native
6 12 (4.71%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.53%) Replication
8 6 (2.35%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.35%) User Experience
9 5 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.96%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.18%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.18%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.39%) Cyber Defence
11 1 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.73%) Windows
2 32 (12.55%) Linux
3 18 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.53%) Windows 10
5 8 (3.14%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (2.35%) Android
6 6 (2.35%) VMS
7 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.18%) Debian
8 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (32.94%) DevOps
2 66 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (16.08%) TOGAF
4 37 (14.51%) ITIL
5 36 (14.12%) SOA
6 35 (13.73%) MVC
7 34 (13.33%) Microservices
8 32 (12.55%) Presales
9 29 (11.37%) CRM
10 26 (10.20%) Mentoring
11 25 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (9.41%) Cybersecurity
12 24 (9.41%) Project Management
13 22 (8.63%) Business Continuity
14 21 (8.24%) Enterprise Architecture
14 21 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 20 (7.84%) BDD
15 20 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
15 20 (7.84%) ERP
15 20 (7.84%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 91 (35.69%) SQL
2 61 (23.92%) C#
3 43 (16.86%) PowerShell
4 41 (16.08%) Python
5 37 (14.51%) Java
6 30 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 19 (7.45%) Bash Shell
8 16 (6.27%) Perl
9 15 (5.88%) PHP
10 12 (4.71%) TypeScript
11 11 (4.31%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.75%) Ruby
13 6 (2.35%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.78%) C
15 2 (0.78%) Go
15 2 (0.78%) Java 8
16 1 (0.39%) Groovy
16 1 (0.39%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 39 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (14.12%) MCSE
3 17 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (6.67%) TOGAF Certification
4 16 (6.27%) CCNA
4 16 (6.27%) Degree
5 15 (5.88%) MCSA
6 12 (4.71%) Security Cleared
7 11 (4.31%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.35%) PhD
9 5 (1.96%) CISSP
10 4 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.57%) MCP
11 3 (1.18%) CISM
11 3 (1.18%) ISEB
11 3 (1.18%) MCITP
12 2 (0.78%) CCNP
13 1 (0.39%) CCIE
13 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.88%) COBIT
3 13 (5.10%) QA
4 11 (4.31%) PCI DSS
5 10 (3.92%) GDPR
6 9 (3.53%) NIST
6 9 (3.53%) NIST 800
7 8 (3.14%) HIPAA
7 8 (3.14%) PMO
8 6 (2.35%) SLA
9 4 (1.57%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.39%) NCSC
System Software
1 53 (20.78%) Active Directory
2 39 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (12.55%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.71%) Docker
5 7 (2.75%) vCloud
5 7 (2.75%) XenApp
6 5 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (9.02%) Terraform
2 21 (8.24%) Ansible
3 16 (6.27%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (6.27%) SCCM
4 13 (5.10%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.35%) vCenter Server
6 4 (1.57%) OpenView
6 4 (1.57%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.78%) SCOM
9 1 (0.39%) Control-M
9 1 (0.39%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.39%) Nagios
9 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.39%) Packer
9 1 (0.39%) Puppet
9 1 (0.39%) Salt
9 1 (0.39%) SCSM
9 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 82 (32.16%) Microsoft
2 44 (17.25%) VMware
3 24 (9.41%) Oracle
4 23 (9.02%) HP
5 21 (8.24%) ServiceNow
6 19 (7.45%) Citrix
7 16 (6.27%) CA
7 16 (6.27%) Remedy
7 16 (6.27%) SAP
8 15 (5.88%) Hyperion
8 15 (5.88%) IBM
8 15 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
8 15 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (5.88%) Siebel
9 12 (4.71%) Xamarin
10 10 (3.92%) Cisco
10 10 (3.92%) New Relic
11 8 (3.14%) Percona
12 6 (2.35%) Google
13 5 (1.96%) Splunk