Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 304 350
Rank change year-on-year +83 +46 +79
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 417 267 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.43% 0.92% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.83% 5.19% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 320 234 230
South East median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,611 £40,100
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +2.13%

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 6,109 5,149 4,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.97% 17.78% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,129 4,305 3,876
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +8.42%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +55 169 £60,000 +4.35% 32
Hampshire +34 143 £65,000 +23.34% 8
Berkshire +33 109 £65,000 +4.00% 17
Surrey +21 61 £60,000 -11.11% 12
Oxfordshire -7 33 £62,500 +8.70% 6
Buckinghamshire +31 27 £45,000 -10.00% 9
West Sussex +22 22 £46,250 - 1
Kent +10 8 £47,500 -24.00% 4
East Sussex -19 8 £51,248 +2.50% 2
Sussex - 4 £77,500 -
Middlesex +9 1 - -
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 285 (68.35%) IaaS
2 272 (65.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 219 (52.52%) Microsoft
4 183 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
5 178 (42.69%) DevOps
6 166 (39.81%) SaaS
7 137 (32.85%) Amazon AWS
8 129 (30.94%) SQL Server
9 128 (30.70%) Windows
10 115 (27.58%) .NET
11 112 (26.86%) SQL
12 102 (24.46%) PowerShell
13 101 (24.22%) Oracle
14 89 (21.34%) Active Directory
15 86 (20.62%) Migration
16 77 (18.47%) Windows Server
17 76 (18.23%) Project Management
18 73 (17.51%) TOGAF
18 73 (17.51%) Office 365
19 71 (17.03%) Continuous Improvement
20 70 (16.79%) Degree
21 69 (16.55%) C#
22 67 (16.07%) Docker
23 66 (15.83%) Jenkins
23 66 (15.83%) Scrum
24 65 (15.59%) Finance
25 64 (15.35%) Data Centre
26 63 (15.11%) IT Strategy
27 61 (14.63%) Ansible
28 58 (13.91%) Enterprise Architecture

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 38 (9.11%) JBoss
2 36 (8.63%) IIS
3 32 (7.67%) WebLogic
4 28 (6.71%) Confluence
5 27 (6.47%) CMS
6 24 (5.76%) Apache
7 21 (5.04%) OpenStack
8 15 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (3.36%) MS Exchange
9 14 (3.36%) SharePoint
10 8 (1.92%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.68%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.68%) NServiceBus
11 7 (1.68%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (1.44%) Skype for Business
13 5 (1.20%) Apache Spark
13 5 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (0.96%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.68%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.96%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.48%) Maximo
6 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 285 (68.35%) IaaS
2 272 (65.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 166 (39.81%) SaaS
4 137 (32.85%) Amazon AWS
5 73 (17.51%) Office 365
6 45 (10.79%) GitHub
7 41 (9.83%) Cloud Computing
8 35 (8.39%) Dynamics 365
9 32 (7.67%) Google Cloud Platform
10 28 (6.71%) Serverless
11 23 (5.52%) Azure Functions
12 19 (4.56%) Azure Active Directory
13 16 (3.84%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (2.64%) Akamai
14 11 (2.64%) OpenShift
15 6 (1.44%) Azure Data Factory
15 6 (1.44%) Force.com
16 5 (1.20%) IBM Cloud
16 5 (1.20%) Yammer
17 4 (0.96%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 49 (11.75%) DNS
1 49 (11.75%) Firewall
2 46 (11.03%) Network Security
3 41 (9.83%) DHCP
4 30 (7.19%) Software-Defined Networking
5 13 (3.12%) Wireless
6 11 (2.64%) VPN
7 10 (2.40%) Skype
8 7 (1.68%) Internet
8 7 (1.68%) LAN
8 7 (1.68%) WAN
9 6 (1.44%) SAN
9 6 (1.44%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.72%) NAS
12 2 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 1 (0.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 1 (0.24%) IPsec
13 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (30.94%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.27%) Big Data
3 34 (8.15%) Oracle Exadata
4 30 (7.19%) Azure SQL Database
5 28 (6.71%) Hadoop
6 23 (5.52%) NoSQL
6 23 (5.52%) SAP HANA
7 21 (5.04%) MySQL
8 20 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (4.08%) Relational Database
10 16 (3.84%) RDBMS
11 14 (3.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 12 (2.88%) Cosmos DB
12 12 (2.88%) Data Lake
13 11 (2.64%) MongoDB
14 10 (2.40%) Power BI
15 7 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 66 (15.83%) Jenkins
2 50 (11.99%) Git (software)
3 43 (10.31%) TeamCity
4 40 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (6.95%) JIRA
6 28 (6.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 24 (5.76%) Subversion
8 20 (4.80%) Selenium
9 17 (4.08%) Bitbucket
10 16 (3.84%) Gerrit
11 14 (3.36%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (1.68%) Maven
13 7 (1.68%) MSBuild
14 6 (1.44%) NUnit
15 5 (1.20%) Ant
15 5 (1.20%) GitLab
16 4 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (0.96%) Gradle
16 4 (0.96%) Mercurial
General
1 65 (15.59%) Finance
2 36 (8.63%) Marketing
3 20 (4.80%) Retail
4 9 (2.16%) Banking
5 7 (1.68%) Legal
5 7 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.44%) Advertising
7 4 (0.96%) Publishing
8 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.48%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 118 (28.30%) Architect
2 46 (11.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (10.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 44 (10.55%) Developer
5 38 (9.11%) Solutions Architect
6 35 (8.39%) Azure Engineer
6 35 (8.39%) Cloud Architect
7 34 (8.15%) Consultant
8 30 (7.19%) Enterprise Architect
9 24 (5.76%) Azure Consultant
10 21 (5.04%) Cloud Engineer
11 18 (4.32%) Lead DevOps
12 16 (3.84%) Delivery Manager
13 15 (3.60%) Data Architect
13 15 (3.60%) Database Manager
14 14 (3.36%) .NET Developer
14 14 (3.36%) Azure Architect
14 14 (3.36%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
14 14 (3.36%) Infrastructure Specialist
15 13 (3.12%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (27.58%) .NET
2 44 (10.55%) .NET Framework
3 32 (7.67%) Web Services
4 26 (6.24%) Middleware
5 25 (6.00%) J2EE
6 22 (5.28%) WCF
7 18 (4.32%) RESTful
8 15 (3.60%) REST
9 13 (3.12%) ASP.NET
9 13 (3.12%) MSMQ
9 13 (3.12%) XML
10 11 (2.64%) JSON
10 11 (2.64%) Node.js
11 10 (2.40%) MDX
12 9 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (2.16%) Entity Framework
12 9 (2.16%) Kafka
13 8 (1.92%) React
14 7 (1.68%) .NET Core
14 7 (1.68%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 64 (15.35%) Data Centre
2 52 (12.47%) Public Cloud
3 40 (9.59%) Management Information System
4 36 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (8.63%) PKI
5 26 (6.24%) Mobile App
6 24 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (5.28%) Computer Science
8 21 (5.04%) PMI
9 20 (4.80%) Self-Motivation
10 15 (3.60%) Oracle Exalytics
11 13 (3.12%) Clustering
11 13 (3.12%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (2.88%) Hybrid Cloud
12 12 (2.88%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.68%) Life Science
14 6 (1.44%) HACMP
15 5 (1.20%) Social Media
16 4 (0.96%) User Experience
17 3 (0.72%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 128 (30.70%) Windows
2 77 (18.47%) Windows Server
3 52 (12.47%) Windows 10
4 51 (12.23%) Linux
5 44 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (2.88%) Unix
9 10 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.92%) Android
10 8 (1.92%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.44%) AIX
11 6 (1.44%) Solaris
12 3 (0.72%) CentOS
13 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.24%) VMS
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (42.69%) DevOps
3 86 (20.62%) Migration
4 76 (18.23%) Project Management
5 73 (17.51%) TOGAF
6 71 (17.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 66 (15.83%) Scrum
8 63 (15.11%) IT Strategy
9 58 (13.91%) Enterprise Architecture
10 57 (13.67%) CRM
11 56 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (12.47%) Microservices
13 51 (12.23%) ITIL
14 48 (11.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 47 (11.27%) SOA
16 45 (10.79%) SDLC
17 42 (10.07%) Load Balancing
18 41 (9.83%) Continuous Delivery
19 40 (9.59%) Network Virtualisation
20 39 (9.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 112 (26.86%) SQL
2 102 (24.46%) PowerShell
3 69 (16.55%) C#
4 53 (12.71%) Java
5 30 (7.19%) Python
6 25 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 21 (5.04%) JavaScript
8 12 (2.88%) Bash Shell
8 12 (2.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 10 (2.40%) Delphi
10 9 (2.16%) R
10 9 (2.16%) Ruby
11 7 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.20%) C
13 3 (0.72%) Go
13 3 (0.72%) Scala
13 3 (0.72%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.24%) F#
15 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 70 (16.79%) Degree
2 22 (5.28%) PMI Certification
3 16 (3.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (3.36%) Master's Degree
5 13 (3.12%) Security Cleared
6 12 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.64%) CCNA
7 11 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.40%) AWS Certification
8 10 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (2.40%) MCSE
9 9 (2.16%) SC Cleared
10 8 (1.92%) TOGAF Certification
11 7 (1.68%) MCSA
12 4 (0.96%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.72%) MCITP
13 3 (0.72%) RHCE
14 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.24%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.52%) QA
2 9 (2.16%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.68%) GAMP
4 6 (1.44%) SLA
5 4 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.72%) PA-DSS
6 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.48%) COBIT
7 2 (0.48%) GDPR
8 1 (0.24%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 89 (21.34%) Active Directory
2 67 (16.07%) Docker
3 39 (9.35%) Hyper-V
4 33 (7.91%) Virtual Desktop
5 21 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (1.44%) GPFS
6 6 (1.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (1.20%) KVM
7 5 (1.20%) oVirt
7 5 (1.20%) vSphere
8 4 (0.96%) vCloud
9 2 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.48%) HDFS
10 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 61 (14.63%) Ansible
2 35 (8.39%) Puppet
3 34 (8.15%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (5.76%) Kubernetes
5 20 (4.80%) Terraform
6 8 (1.92%) SCCM
7 5 (1.20%) Packer
7 5 (1.20%) rkt
7 5 (1.20%) SCVMM
7 5 (1.20%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.72%) Grafana
9 3 (0.72%) Graylog
9 3 (0.72%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.48%) Nagios
10 2 (0.48%) SCOM
11 1 (0.24%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 219 (52.52%) Microsoft
2 101 (24.22%) Oracle
3 46 (11.03%) VMware
4 42 (10.07%) Google
5 41 (9.83%) SAP
6 24 (5.76%) Red Hat
7 23 (5.52%) Cisco
8 22 (5.28%) Sitecore
9 16 (3.84%) IBM
9 16 (3.84%) ServiceNow
10 15 (3.60%) Atlassian
10 15 (3.60%) Pega
10 15 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (3.12%) Meraki
12 12 (2.88%) Citrix
13 8 (1.92%) NetApp
14 7 (1.68%) Hyperion
14 7 (1.68%) Informatica
15 6 (1.44%) SaltStack
15 6 (1.44%) Siebel