Period
to 4 June 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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 192 306
Rank change year-on-year +43 +114 -32
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 308 401 284
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.96% 1.55% 0.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.18% 5.96% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 280 334 211
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £43,425 £42,325 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% +8.33%

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 4,986 6,730 6,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.75% 25.93% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4,243 5,704 5,383
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,288 £27,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 4 June 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 4 June 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 +50 119 £67,500 +12.50% 11
Hampshire +42 84 £57,500 -11.54% 8
Berkshire +3 58 £66,250 +1.92% 5
Surrey +32 47 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +61 35 £70,000 +27.27% 3
Oxfordshire +43 26 £90,000 +89.47% 3
West Sussex +31 24 £70,000 - 1
East Sussex +15 18 £50,000 -25.93% 1
Kent +26 5 £57,500 -18.44% 4
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 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.

1 223 (72.40%) Azure
2 189 (61.36%) IaaS
3 113 (36.69%) SaaS
4 104 (33.77%) SQL
5 98 (31.82%) AWS
6 92 (29.87%) Microsoft
7 90 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
8 80 (25.97%) DevOps
9 77 (25.00%) C#
10 70 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 67 (21.75%) .NET
12 65 (21.10%) Active Directory
13 61 (19.81%) Office 365
14 55 (17.86%) VMware
15 50 (16.23%) Windows
16 47 (15.26%) Linux
17 46 (14.94%) Finance
18 45 (14.61%) TOGAF
18 45 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
19 42 (13.64%) Java
19 42 (13.64%) Python
20 39 (12.66%) ITIL
20 39 (12.66%) BDD
20 39 (12.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 38 (12.34%) PowerShell
22 37 (12.01%) Data Centre
22 37 (12.01%) Windows Server
23 35 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
24 34 (11.04%) SOA
24 34 (11.04%) SDLC

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 33 (10.71%) IIS
2 17 (5.52%) Skype for Business
3 13 (4.22%) Confluence
4 12 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 11 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (3.57%) SAS
5 11 (3.57%) Umbraco
6 8 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.27%) CMS
8 4 (1.30%) Apache
8 4 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.97%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.32%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.32%) Appian
11 1 (0.32%) GemFire
11 1 (0.32%) JBoss
11 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (4.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (3.57%) SAP GTS
3 5 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 223 (72.40%) Azure
2 189 (61.36%) IaaS
3 113 (36.69%) SaaS
4 98 (31.82%) AWS
5 61 (19.81%) Office 365
6 34 (11.04%) Azure Active Directory
7 29 (9.42%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (9.42%) Logic Apps
8 21 (6.82%) Serverless
9 17 (5.52%) Azure Functions
10 13 (4.22%) Power Platform
11 9 (2.92%) iPaaS
12 8 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (2.60%) Loggly
13 7 (2.27%) PowerApps
14 5 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (1.62%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (1.62%) OneDrive
15 4 (1.30%) Lucidchart
15 4 (1.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.44%) Firewall
2 22 (7.14%) Skype
3 16 (5.19%) DNS
4 11 (3.57%) VPN
5 10 (3.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.60%) HTTP
6 8 (2.60%) Internet
6 8 (2.60%) LAN
6 8 (2.60%) WAN
7 7 (2.27%) Network Security
7 7 (2.27%) SAN
8 6 (1.95%) Wireless
9 5 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.97%) DMZ
12 2 (0.65%) AMQP
12 2 (0.65%) DHCP
12 2 (0.65%) SSL
12 2 (0.65%) VLAN
12 2 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.39%) MySQL
3 20 (6.49%) DB2
3 20 (6.49%) Redis
4 18 (5.84%) NoSQL
5 14 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
6 12 (3.90%) Akavache
7 11 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (2.92%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.60%) NuoDB
10 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.95%) Power BI
11 6 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.62%) NewSQL
12 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.30%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.65%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 25 (8.12%) Git (software)
3 23 (7.47%) JIRA
4 20 (6.49%) SpecFlow
5 18 (5.84%) GitLab
6 11 (3.57%) SonarQube
6 11 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.25%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.92%) JMeter
8 9 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (2.60%) Babel
9 8 (2.60%) git-flow
9 8 (2.60%) gulp
9 8 (2.60%) Jasmine
9 8 (2.60%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.60%) TeamCity
9 8 (2.60%) webpack
10 4 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.97%) Maven
11 3 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 46 (14.94%) Finance
2 17 (5.52%) Financial Institution
3 13 (4.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.92%) Retail
5 8 (2.60%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.27%) Military
7 6 (1.95%) Automotive
8 5 (1.62%) Legal
9 4 (1.30%) Public Sector
10 3 (0.97%) Advertising
11 2 (0.65%) Back Office
11 2 (0.65%) Law
11 2 (0.65%) Marketing
11 2 (0.65%) Publishing
11 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.32%) Billing
12 1 (0.32%) Local Government
12 1 (0.32%) Police
Job Titles
1 91 (29.55%) Architect
2 78 (25.32%) Developer
3 38 (12.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (9.74%) Senior Developer
5 28 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 26 (8.44%) Consultant
7 22 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
8 16 (5.19%) Cloud Engineer
8 16 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
9 15 (4.87%) Azure Consultant
9 15 (4.87%) Cloud Architect
9 15 (4.87%) IT Engineer
9 15 (4.87%) Software Architect
10 13 (4.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (3.90%) .NET Developer
11 12 (3.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (3.90%) Senior Architect
12 11 (3.57%) Cloud Consultant
12 11 (3.57%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.57%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (21.75%) .NET
2 30 (9.74%) ASP.NET
2 30 (9.74%) XML
3 22 (7.14%) HTML
4 20 (6.49%) Node.js
4 20 (6.49%) WCF
5 18 (5.84%) .NET Core
5 18 (5.84%) RESTful
6 16 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (5.19%) CSS
6 16 (5.19%) SOAP
7 14 (4.55%) JSON
8 13 (4.22%) Spring
9 12 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (3.57%) Spring Boot
11 10 (3.25%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.25%) React
11 10 (3.25%) REST
12 9 (2.92%) MSMQ
12 9 (2.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.01%) Data Centre
2 29 (9.42%) Private Cloud
3 25 (8.12%) Public Cloud
4 21 (6.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (4.55%) Cloud Native
6 13 (4.22%) Algorithms
7 11 (3.57%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.60%) User Experience
9 5 (1.62%) Replication
10 3 (0.97%) Clustering
10 3 (0.97%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.97%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.32%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.32%) iPad
12 1 (0.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 50 (16.23%) Windows
2 47 (15.26%) Linux
3 37 (12.01%) Windows Server
4 18 (5.84%) Windows Server 2016
5 17 (5.52%) Windows 10
6 15 (4.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.90%) Android
8 8 (2.60%) VMS
9 5 (1.62%) Unix
10 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (0.97%) Debian
11 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.65%) CentOS
13 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (25.97%) DevOps
3 45 (14.61%) TOGAF
4 39 (12.66%) BDD
4 39 (12.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 39 (12.66%) ITIL
5 34 (11.04%) SDLC
5 34 (11.04%) SOA
6 31 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (9.09%) Migration
8 28 (9.09%) MVC
9 27 (8.77%) Microservices
10 26 (8.44%) Analytics
10 26 (8.44%) CRM
11 25 (8.12%) Presales
12 23 (7.47%) Test Automation
13 20 (6.49%) Cybersecurity
13 20 (6.49%) ITIL V3
14 18 (5.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 104 (33.77%) SQL
2 77 (25.00%) C#
3 42 (13.64%) Java
3 42 (13.64%) Python
4 38 (12.34%) PowerShell
5 26 (8.44%) JavaScript
6 23 (7.47%) PHP
7 18 (5.84%) Bash Shell
7 18 (5.84%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.90%) Ruby
9 9 (2.92%) Perl
10 8 (2.60%) Java 8
10 8 (2.60%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.95%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.97%) C
13 2 (0.65%) Go
14 1 (0.32%) Groovy
14 1 (0.32%) Java 9
14 1 (0.32%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (9.74%) MCSE
3 15 (4.87%) TOGAF Certification
4 14 (4.55%) Degree
4 14 (4.55%) MCSA
4 14 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 13 (4.22%) PhD
5 13 (4.22%) SC Cleared
6 12 (3.90%) CCNA
6 12 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.27%) CISSP
8 5 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.62%) MCP
9 4 (1.30%) GIAC
9 4 (1.30%) MCITP
10 3 (0.97%) CISM
10 3 (0.97%) ISEB
11 1 (0.32%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.32%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.49%) QA
2 18 (5.84%) GDPR
3 17 (5.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (3.57%) COBIT
4 11 (3.57%) PCI DSS
5 7 (2.27%) JSP 440
6 6 (1.95%) NIST
6 6 (1.95%) NIST 800
7 4 (1.30%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.97%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.97%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.65%) SLA
10 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 65 (21.10%) Active Directory
2 45 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.44%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.52%) Docker
5 7 (2.27%) vCloud
6 6 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.65%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.32%) XenApp
9 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (10.39%) Ansible
2 22 (7.14%) Terraform
3 21 (6.82%) Kubernetes
4 17 (5.52%) Microsoft Intune
5 15 (4.87%) SCCM
6 11 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.62%) Puppet
7 5 (1.62%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.30%) Nessus
8 4 (1.30%) OpenView
8 4 (1.30%) Salt
9 2 (0.65%) Control-M
9 2 (0.65%) Nagios
9 2 (0.65%) SCOM
9 2 (0.65%) SCSM
9 2 (0.65%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.32%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.32%) Packer
10 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (29.87%) Microsoft
2 55 (17.86%) VMware
3 28 (9.09%) Oracle
4 24 (7.79%) Xamarin
5 21 (6.82%) HP
6 19 (6.17%) Cisco
7 18 (5.84%) ServiceNow
8 14 (4.55%) IBM
9 13 (4.22%) CA
9 13 (4.22%) Remedy
9 13 (4.22%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (4.22%) SAP
10 12 (3.90%) Citrix
10 12 (3.90%) New Relic
11 11 (3.57%) Hyperion
11 11 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
11 11 (3.57%) Siebel
12 10 (3.25%) Apple
13 8 (2.60%) Jitterbit
14 7 (2.27%) SolarWinds