Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 336 292 456
Rank change year-on-year -44 +164 +39
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 218 301 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.70% 0.95% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.64% 6.79% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 171 274 176
South East median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,338 £42,500 £38,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,000 £108,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 5,990 4,434 4,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.31% 13.93% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,950 3,714 3,530
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -1 99 £55,000 -14.06% 21
Berkshire 0 63 £50,000 -28.57% 12
Surrey -41 51 £67,500 +12.50% 9
Hampshire -46 50 £52,700 -4.18% 8
Oxfordshire -14 28 £59,000 +9.26% 6
East Sussex -13 11 £50,000 -21.88% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £105,000 +95.35% 3
Kent +26 8 £70,000 +59.09%
Middlesex +9 1 £65,000 -10.34%
West Sussex -4 1 £90,000 +40.63% 3
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 156 (71.56%) IaaS
2 136 (62.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 109 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 80 (36.70%) SaaS
5 65 (29.82%) Active Directory
6 58 (26.61%) VMware
7 56 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (25.69%) SQL
7 56 (25.69%) Amazon AWS
8 54 (24.77%) Windows
9 53 (24.31%) DevOps
10 51 (23.39%) Office 365
11 46 (21.10%) PowerShell
12 44 (20.18%) SQL Server
13 42 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (18.81%) DNS
15 40 (18.35%) Windows Server
16 38 (17.43%) Hyper-V
17 36 (16.51%) ITIL
18 34 (15.60%) Java
18 34 (15.60%) Python
19 33 (15.14%) Linux
20 32 (14.68%) Finance
21 30 (13.76%) Migration
22 29 (13.30%) Firewall
22 29 (13.30%) Azure Active Directory
23 28 (12.84%) Data Centre
24 27 (12.39%) .NET
25 25 (11.47%) SharePoint
25 25 (11.47%) Public Cloud

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 25 (11.47%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.59%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (4.59%) IIS
2 10 (4.59%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.67%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.75%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.75%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.29%) Apache
5 5 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.29%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.92%) Anypoint
6 2 (0.92%) GemFire
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.46%) JBoss
7 1 (0.46%) nginx
7 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.46%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.46%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 156 (71.56%) IaaS
2 136 (62.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (36.70%) SaaS
4 56 (25.69%) Amazon AWS
5 51 (23.39%) Office 365
6 29 (13.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (4.13%) Mimecast
9 8 (3.67%) Akamai
10 7 (3.21%) Bluemix
10 7 (3.21%) IBM Cloud
11 6 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (2.75%) Serverless
12 4 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (1.83%) OpenShift
13 3 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.92%) GitHub
14 2 (0.92%) Heroku
14 2 (0.92%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 41 (18.81%) DNS
2 29 (13.30%) Firewall
3 16 (7.34%) LAN
3 16 (7.34%) WAN
4 13 (5.96%) VPN
5 10 (4.59%) SAN
6 9 (4.13%) DHCP
6 9 (4.13%) Network Security
7 8 (3.67%) Skype
8 5 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.83%) NAS
9 4 (1.83%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.83%) Wireless
10 3 (1.38%) BGP
10 3 (1.38%) Kerberos
10 3 (1.38%) PBX
10 3 (1.38%) PSTN
10 3 (1.38%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.38%) SSL
10 3 (1.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.63%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (6.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 15 (6.88%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.05%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (4.13%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (3.67%) Big Data
6 8 (3.67%) Hadoop
6 8 (3.67%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.75%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.29%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.29%) Redis
8 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.92%) MySQL
11 2 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (10.55%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.80%) Visual Studio
3 13 (5.96%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (1.38%) Gradle
6 3 (1.38%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.92%) Bower
7 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.92%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.92%) JUnit
7 2 (0.92%) NuGet
7 2 (0.92%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.46%) Maven
8 1 (0.46%) webpack
General
1 32 (14.68%) Finance
2 7 (3.21%) Marketing
3 4 (1.83%) Banking
3 4 (1.83%) Publishing
3 4 (1.83%) Retail
4 3 (1.38%) Advertising
5 2 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.46%) Automotive
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) French Language
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (29.82%) Architect
2 32 (14.68%) Cloud Architect
3 20 (9.17%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (8.72%) Consultant
5 18 (8.26%) Azure Architect
5 18 (8.26%) Developer
5 18 (8.26%) IT Support
6 17 (7.80%) Azure Engineer
6 17 (7.80%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) Administrator
7 15 (6.88%) Analyst
8 14 (6.42%) Support Analyst
9 13 (5.96%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.05%) IT Administrator
10 11 (5.05%) IT Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.59%) Azure Consultant
11 10 (4.59%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.59%) IT Analyst
11 10 (4.59%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (12.39%) .NET
2 17 (7.80%) Middleware
3 11 (5.05%) Node.js
4 9 (4.13%) JSON
5 8 (3.67%) .NET Framework
5 8 (3.67%) CSS
6 7 (3.21%) CSS3
6 7 (3.21%) Django
6 7 (3.21%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (3.21%) Spring
6 7 (3.21%) WCF
6 7 (3.21%) XML
7 6 (2.75%) Kafka
7 6 (2.75%) LDAP
7 6 (2.75%) RESTful
7 6 (2.75%) Web Services
8 5 (2.29%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (1.83%) Spring Boot
10 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.84%) Data Centre
2 25 (11.47%) Public Cloud
3 19 (8.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.13%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.13%) PDA
6 8 (3.67%) PKI
7 7 (3.21%) Private Cloud
8 6 (2.75%) User Experience
9 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.83%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.38%) BYOD
10 3 (1.38%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.38%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 54 (24.77%) Windows
2 40 (18.35%) Windows Server
3 33 (15.14%) Linux
4 18 (8.26%) Windows 10
5 14 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (5.50%) Windows 7
6 12 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.13%) Unix
8 7 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.75%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.83%) CentOS
11 3 (1.38%) Android
12 1 (0.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (24.31%) DevOps
3 36 (16.51%) ITIL
4 30 (13.76%) Migration
5 21 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (9.63%) Microservices
6 20 (9.17%) Test Automation
7 18 (8.26%) Coaching
7 18 (8.26%) Problem Management
8 17 (7.80%) Open Source
8 17 (7.80%) Software Engineering
9 16 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (6.88%) Service Delivery
10 15 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (6.42%) CRM
12 13 (5.96%) Analytics
12 13 (5.96%) Configuration Management
12 13 (5.96%) TDD
13 12 (5.50%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (25.69%) SQL
2 46 (21.10%) PowerShell
3 34 (15.60%) Java
3 34 (15.60%) Python
4 19 (8.72%) Bash Shell
5 16 (7.34%) C#
6 15 (6.88%) JavaScript
7 14 (6.42%) Perl
8 13 (5.96%) PHP
8 13 (5.96%) Ruby
9 10 (4.59%) Go
10 8 (3.67%) R
11 7 (3.21%) Scala
12 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.46%) C
13 1 (0.46%) Groovy
13 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.46%) XAML
13 1 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (7.80%) Degree
3 11 (5.05%) MCSD
4 7 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.21%) MCSE
5 6 (2.75%) MCSA
6 4 (1.83%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.38%) CCDA
7 3 (1.38%) CCNP
7 3 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.46%) CCNA
9 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.46%) PMP
9 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.29%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.92%) GDPR
3 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 65 (29.82%) Active Directory
2 42 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (17.43%) Hyper-V
4 24 (11.01%) Docker
5 9 (4.13%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (2.29%) XenApp
8 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.38%) NFS
9 3 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (1.38%) vSphere
9 3 (1.38%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.92%) HDFS
10 2 (0.92%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.92%) vCloud
10 2 (0.92%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.92%) XenServer
11 1 (0.46%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 24 (11.01%) Puppet
2 23 (10.55%) SCCM
3 20 (9.17%) Ansible
4 18 (8.26%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (6.42%) Kubernetes
5 14 (6.42%) SCOM
6 7 (3.21%) Terraform
7 3 (1.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.92%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.46%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.46%) SCSM
9 1 (0.46%) SELinux
9 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.46%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.46%) vMotion
Vendors
1 109 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 58 (26.61%) VMware
3 21 (9.63%) Oracle
4 20 (9.17%) Citrix
5 19 (8.72%) Red Hat
6 13 (5.96%) Google
7 11 (5.05%) Cisco
8 8 (3.67%) Atlassian
8 8 (3.67%) IBM
8 8 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.75%) SAP
10 5 (2.29%) CA
11 4 (1.83%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.83%) Palo Alto
12 3 (1.38%) F5
12 3 (1.38%) Ivanti
13 2 (0.92%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.92%) Cloudera
13 2 (0.92%) Meraki
13 2 (0.92%) Splunk