Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 287 290
Rank change year-on-year +84 +3 +119
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 420 306 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.59% 1.01% 0.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.94% 4.63% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 300 227 271
South East median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,710 £35,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £81,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -7.69%

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 7,067 6,605 4,852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.75% 21.77% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,971 5,481 4,164
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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 +72 170 £60,000 -7.69% 11
Berkshire +44 126 £70,000 +7.69% 7
Hampshire +10 95 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Surrey +37 79 £60,000 - 5
East Sussex +41 31 £67,500 -10.00% 1
West Sussex +10 27 £70,000 +55.56% 2
Oxfordshire +49 26 £47,500 -38.71% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 18 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Kent +28 10 £70,500 +88.00%
Middlesex - 1 - -
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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.

1 296 (70.48%) IaaS
2 286 (68.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 212 (50.48%) Microsoft
4 174 (41.43%) SaaS
5 137 (32.62%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (30.95%) DevOps
7 126 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 125 (29.76%) Windows
9 123 (29.29%) SQL
10 119 (28.33%) PowerShell
11 96 (22.86%) Active Directory
12 94 (22.38%) SQL Server
13 92 (21.90%) Finance
14 85 (20.24%) .NET
15 77 (18.33%) Office 365
16 74 (17.62%) Public Cloud
17 71 (16.90%) C#
18 69 (16.43%) VMware
19 68 (16.19%) Hyper-V
19 68 (16.19%) Serverless
20 66 (15.71%) Hybrid Cloud
21 65 (15.48%) SOA
22 57 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
22 57 (13.57%) Analytics
22 57 (13.57%) Infrastructure as Code
23 56 (13.33%) Migration
24 53 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
24 53 (12.62%) Presales
25 50 (11.90%) Visual Studio Team System
26 48 (11.43%) Project Management

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 41 (9.76%) IIS
2 34 (8.10%) BizTalk Server
3 29 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 25 (5.95%) Skype for Business
5 16 (3.81%) OpenStack
6 14 (3.33%) Apache
6 14 (3.33%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.62%) Confluence
7 11 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.90%) Umbraco
10 7 (1.67%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.43%) SAS
12 5 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.95%) Anypoint
13 4 (0.95%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.71%) CMS
14 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.24%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.90%) SAP ERP
1 8 (1.90%) SAP GRC
1 8 (1.90%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.71%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 296 (70.48%) IaaS
2 286 (68.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 174 (41.43%) SaaS
4 126 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 77 (18.33%) Office 365
6 68 (16.19%) Serverless
7 40 (9.52%) Azure Functions
8 30 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 28 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
9 28 (6.67%) Power Platform
10 21 (5.00%) BPaaS
11 20 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
12 17 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (2.14%) GitHub
14 8 (1.90%) Azure Data Factory
15 7 (1.67%) Amazon S3
15 7 (1.67%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 7 (1.67%) OneDrive
16 6 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 48 (11.43%) DNS
2 45 (10.71%) Firewall
3 26 (6.19%) DHCP
4 25 (5.95%) Skype
5 17 (4.05%) LAN
5 17 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 17 (4.05%) WAN
6 10 (2.38%) Internet
6 10 (2.38%) Network Security
7 9 (2.14%) VPN
8 5 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.95%) BIG-IP
9 4 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (0.95%) SAN
10 3 (0.71%) MPLS
10 3 (0.71%) SSL
10 3 (0.71%) VSAN
11 2 (0.48%) CTI
11 2 (0.48%) HTTP
11 2 (0.48%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (22.38%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 28 (6.67%) Power BI
4 23 (5.48%) Data Lake
4 23 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.81%) HDInsight
7 12 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.62%) MySQL
9 10 (2.38%) Big Data
10 8 (1.90%) SAP HANA
10 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (1.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.67%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.67%) Redis
11 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.43%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.43%) Qlik Sense
12 6 (1.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (11.90%) Visual Studio Team System
2 48 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 40 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 32 (7.62%) Visual Studio
6 19 (4.52%) JIRA
7 10 (2.38%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.67%) Subversion
9 6 (1.43%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.43%) Maven
9 6 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (1.43%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.19%) Babel
10 5 (1.19%) CircleCI
10 5 (1.19%) gulp
10 5 (1.19%) webpack
11 4 (0.95%) GitLab
12 2 (0.48%) Bower
12 2 (0.48%) Grunt
General
1 92 (21.90%) Finance
2 19 (4.52%) Retail
3 15 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.10%) Marketing
5 11 (2.62%) Publishing
6 5 (1.19%) Legal
7 4 (0.95%) Back Office
7 4 (0.95%) Games
7 4 (0.95%) Law
8 2 (0.48%) Advertising
8 2 (0.48%) Electronics
8 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.48%) Military
9 1 (0.24%) Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 132 (31.43%) Architect
2 58 (13.81%) Solutions Architect
3 53 (12.62%) Consultant
4 50 (11.90%) Developer
5 48 (11.43%) Cloud Architect
6 42 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 35 (8.33%) Azure Architect
8 34 (8.10%) Azure Consultant
9 33 (7.86%) Azure Engineer
10 26 (6.19%) Principal Consultant
11 24 (5.71%) C# Developer
12 23 (5.48%) BizTalk Consultant
13 22 (5.24%) Cloud Engineer
14 21 (5.00%) .NET Developer
14 21 (5.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
15 20 (4.76%) Azure DevOps
16 18 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
16 18 (4.29%) Support Engineer
17 17 (4.05%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 17 (4.05%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (20.24%) .NET
2 43 (10.24%) JSON
3 37 (8.81%) RESTful
4 35 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 27 (6.43%) MSMQ
5 27 (6.43%) Web Services
5 27 (6.43%) XML
6 26 (6.19%) HTML
7 24 (5.71%) WCF
8 23 (5.48%) CSS
9 22 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (4.05%) .NET Core
10 17 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (3.81%) jQuery
12 14 (3.33%) AngularJS
12 14 (3.33%) HTML5
12 14 (3.33%) REST
13 13 (3.10%) Entity Framework
13 13 (3.10%) Kafka
13 13 (3.10%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 74 (17.62%) Public Cloud
2 66 (15.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 47 (11.19%) Data Centre
4 29 (6.90%) PKI
5 21 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.29%) Private Cloud
7 14 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (3.10%) Client/Server
9 12 (2.86%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.62%) Data Protection Act
10 11 (2.62%) Mainframe
11 10 (2.38%) User Experience
12 9 (2.14%) iPad
13 8 (1.90%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
15 6 (1.43%) Enterprise Cloud
16 5 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
17 4 (0.95%) Clustering
17 4 (0.95%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 125 (29.76%) Windows
2 48 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 38 (9.05%) Linux
4 30 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (4.52%) Windows 10
5 19 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.14%) Unix
7 7 (1.67%) Android
7 7 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.48%) VMS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (32.62%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (30.95%) DevOps
3 65 (15.48%) SOA
4 57 (13.57%) Analytics
4 57 (13.57%) Infrastructure as Code
5 56 (13.33%) Migration
6 53 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (12.62%) Presales
7 48 (11.43%) Project Management
8 44 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 41 (9.76%) Scrum
10 40 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (9.29%) Microservices
12 37 (8.81%) TOGAF
13 36 (8.57%) Architectural Design
13 36 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
13 36 (8.57%) Service Delivery
14 35 (8.33%) ITIL
15 33 (7.86%) IT Strategy
16 32 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 123 (29.29%) SQL
2 119 (28.33%) PowerShell
3 71 (16.90%) C#
4 48 (11.43%) Java
5 35 (8.33%) Python
6 31 (7.38%) JavaScript
7 27 (6.43%) Bash Shell
8 16 (3.81%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.38%) Java 8
9 10 (2.38%) Perl
9 10 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.38%) VBScript
10 9 (2.14%) Go
11 8 (1.90%) C
11 8 (1.90%) Scala
12 6 (1.43%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.19%) PHP
14 4 (0.95%) Java 9
14 4 (0.95%) Ruby
15 3 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 15 (3.57%) AWS Certification
2 15 (3.57%) Degree
3 10 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.90%) MCSE
5 6 (1.43%) CISSP
6 5 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.19%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.71%) CCNA
8 2 (0.48%) CEH
8 2 (0.48%) CISM
8 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.48%) OSCP
8 2 (0.48%) SANS
9 1 (0.24%) MCITP
9 1 (0.24%) PMP
9 1 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.00%) SLA
2 15 (3.57%) GDPR
3 10 (2.38%) QA
4 6 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.48%) NIST
6 1 (0.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.24%) GAMP
6 1 (0.24%) GxP
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.24%) PSD2
System Software
1 96 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 68 (16.19%) Hyper-V
3 57 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (7.86%) Virtual Machines
5 29 (6.90%) Docker
6 21 (5.00%) XenApp
7 8 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.19%) VMware NSX
8 5 (1.19%) vSphere
9 4 (0.95%) vCloud
9 4 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.48%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (7.62%) Kubernetes
2 28 (6.67%) Terraform
3 24 (5.71%) vCenter Server
4 18 (4.29%) SCCM
5 17 (4.05%) Ansible
6 15 (3.57%) Puppet
7 10 (2.38%) Control-M
7 10 (2.38%) Nagios
8 9 (2.14%) SCVMM
9 8 (1.90%) SCOM
9 8 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.19%) logstash
11 5 (1.19%) vRealize
12 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (0.95%) rkt
13 3 (0.71%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
14 2 (0.48%) Mesos
Vendors
1 212 (50.48%) Microsoft
2 69 (16.43%) VMware
3 45 (10.71%) Citrix
4 43 (10.24%) Google
5 30 (7.14%) Oracle
6 25 (5.95%) SAP
7 18 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (3.81%) Cisco
9 15 (3.57%) Splunk
10 10 (2.38%) AppDynamics
10 10 (2.38%) CA
10 10 (2.38%) Workday
11 8 (1.90%) Symantec
11 8 (1.90%) Veeam
12 6 (1.43%) Guidewire
12 6 (1.43%) OutSystems
12 6 (1.43%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.43%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.19%) Ab Initio
13 5 (1.19%) MuleSoft