Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > South East
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 276 478
Rank change year-on-year -42 +202 +54
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 260 304 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.83% 1.02% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.02% 6.87% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 194 292 148
South East median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -9.43% +32.50%
10th Percentile £31,475 £40,000 £37,125
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £120,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% -8.00% +4.17%

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 6,466 4,427 4,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.54% 14.91% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,347 3,787 3,847
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,700 £72,600
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 April 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 26 April 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 +10 128 £60,000 -6.25% 41
Berkshire -4 79 £60,000 -6.25% 27
Hampshire -39 65 £53,850 +2.57% 11
Surrey -24 53 £41,000 -15.90% 9
Buckinghamshire +14 25 £52,500 +27.27% 4
Oxfordshire -34 24 £65,000 +8.33% 10
East Sussex -21 8 £50,000 -21.88% 4
Kent +8 3 £67,500 +28.57% 1
West Sussex -13 1 £90,000 +40.63%
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 178 (68.46%) IaaS
2 146 (56.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (43.85%) SaaS
4 104 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 89 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
7 79 (30.38%) DevOps
7 79 (30.38%) Windows
8 72 (27.69%) PowerShell
9 62 (23.85%) Active Directory
10 60 (23.08%) Scrum
11 57 (21.92%) Office 365
12 55 (21.15%) SQL
13 51 (19.62%) Linux
14 45 (17.31%) Java
15 43 (16.54%) SQL Server
15 43 (16.54%) VMware
16 42 (16.15%) Finance
16 42 (16.15%) Migration
17 34 (13.08%) ITIL
17 34 (13.08%) Python
18 33 (12.69%) Web Services
18 33 (12.69%) Windows Server
19 32 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
19 32 (12.31%) Hyper-V
20 30 (11.54%) Test Automation
21 29 (11.15%) DNS
21 29 (11.15%) Middleware
21 29 (11.15%) MCSE
21 29 (11.15%) Retail

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 20 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.92%) Apache
3 16 (6.15%) JBoss
3 16 (6.15%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (4.23%) MS Exchange
4 11 (4.23%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.46%) Anypoint
6 8 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.54%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.15%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.15%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.15%) Liferay
9 3 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.77%) IIS
10 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.31%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 178 (68.46%) IaaS
2 146 (56.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (43.85%) SaaS
4 80 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
5 57 (21.92%) Office 365
6 25 (9.62%) Azure Active Directory
7 16 (6.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (5.77%) Bluemix
8 15 (5.77%) IBM Cloud
9 10 (3.85%) GitHub
9 10 (3.85%) Serverless
10 9 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (3.08%) Sage Pay
12 6 (2.31%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (2.31%) Mimecast
13 4 (1.54%) Akamai
14 3 (1.15%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.77%) NuGet
15 2 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.15%) DNS
2 17 (6.54%) Firewall
3 16 (6.15%) DHCP
4 14 (5.38%) Network Security
5 13 (5.00%) SAN
5 13 (5.00%) VPN
6 12 (4.62%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.62%) WAN
7 11 (4.23%) NAS
8 10 (3.85%) LAN
9 7 (2.69%) SSL
10 6 (2.31%) Internet
11 3 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.77%) BGP
12 2 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.77%) DMVPN
12 2 (0.77%) ISDN
12 2 (0.77%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.38%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 12 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.23%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.23%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (3.85%) Big Data
6 10 (3.85%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.46%) MySQL
7 9 (3.46%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.92%) GIS
10 5 (1.92%) Power BI
11 4 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.15%) DB2
12 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (7.31%) Git (software)
1 19 (7.31%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.62%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (3.46%) Ant
4 9 (3.46%) Eclipse
4 9 (3.46%) JUnit
4 9 (3.46%) Maven
4 9 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.08%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.31%) Gradle
7 4 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.54%) JIRA
7 4 (1.54%) JMeter
7 4 (1.54%) LoadUI
7 4 (1.54%) Selenium
7 4 (1.54%) Subversion
7 4 (1.54%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.77%) Bower
8 2 (0.77%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (16.15%) Finance
2 29 (11.15%) Retail
3 18 (6.92%) Marketing
4 16 (6.15%) Banking
5 13 (5.00%) Publishing
6 12 (4.62%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.08%) Games
8 4 (1.54%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.15%) Law
9 3 (1.15%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (36.54%) Architect
2 54 (20.77%) Cloud Architect
3 28 (10.77%) Solutions Architect
4 26 (10.00%) Developer
5 25 (9.62%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 21 (8.08%) Consultant
7 18 (6.92%) Azure Architect
8 16 (6.15%) Senior Architect
9 15 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (5.00%) Azure Consultant
11 12 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (4.62%) Technical Architect
12 11 (4.23%) Azure Engineer
12 11 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
12 11 (4.23%) Support Engineer
12 11 (4.23%) Technical Support
13 10 (3.85%) Analyst
13 10 (3.85%) IT Support
14 8 (3.08%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.69%) Web Services
2 29 (11.15%) Middleware
3 18 (6.92%) JSON
4 17 (6.54%) SOAP
5 16 (6.15%) .NET
5 16 (6.15%) J2EE
6 13 (5.00%) XML
7 12 (4.62%) Spring
8 10 (3.85%) CSS
8 10 (3.85%) Node.js
9 9 (3.46%) REST
10 8 (3.08%) AngularJS
10 8 (3.08%) J2SE
11 7 (2.69%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.69%) JDBC
12 6 (2.31%) JMS
12 6 (2.31%) LAMP
12 6 (2.31%) WSDL
12 6 (2.31%) XML Schema
12 6 (2.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (10.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 27 (10.38%) Public Cloud
3 24 (9.23%) Data Centre
4 20 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (6.92%) User Experience
6 12 (4.62%) Contactless
6 12 (4.62%) EMV
7 10 (3.85%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.46%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.69%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (2.69%) PKI
10 6 (2.31%) PDA
11 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.54%) Cybercrime
12 4 (1.54%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (1.15%) Clustering
13 3 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 79 (30.38%) Windows
2 51 (19.62%) Linux
3 33 (12.69%) Windows Server
4 17 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (4.62%) Windows 10
6 11 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.08%) Solaris
8 5 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.54%) Unix
10 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.77%) CentOS
12 1 (0.38%) Android
12 1 (0.38%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (30.38%) DevOps
3 60 (23.08%) Scrum
4 42 (16.15%) Migration
5 34 (13.08%) ITIL
6 30 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 28 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (10.38%) Microservices
8 27 (10.38%) SDLC
9 26 (10.00%) Analytics
10 24 (9.23%) Service Delivery
11 23 (8.85%) Configuration Management
12 22 (8.46%) Enterprise Architecture
13 21 (8.08%) Presales
14 19 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (7.31%) CRM
15 18 (6.92%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 18 (6.92%) SOA
15 18 (6.92%) Strategic Thinking
16 17 (6.54%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 72 (27.69%) PowerShell
2 55 (21.15%) SQL
3 45 (17.31%) Java
4 34 (13.08%) Python
5 17 (6.54%) C#
6 13 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (4.62%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.46%) R
9 6 (2.31%) Ruby
9 6 (2.31%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.31%) XPath
10 5 (1.92%) Perl
10 5 (1.92%) PHP
11 4 (1.54%) Go
11 4 (1.54%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.15%) C
12 3 (1.15%) Scala
13 2 (0.77%) C++
13 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) F#
Qualifications
1 32 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (11.15%) MCSE
3 23 (8.85%) Degree
4 20 (7.69%) MCSA
5 9 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.31%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.54%) AWS Certification
7 4 (1.54%) ISEB
7 4 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.77%) MCP
9 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.38%) CCNA
10 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.38%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.38%) NCIE
10 1 (0.38%) PgMP
10 1 (0.38%) PMP
10 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.46%) PA-DSS
4 8 (3.08%) GDPR
4 8 (3.08%) PSD2
5 6 (2.31%) QA
System Software
1 62 (23.85%) Active Directory
2 32 (12.31%) Hyper-V
3 25 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (8.46%) Docker
5 11 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (2.31%) XenApp
8 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.77%) NFS
9 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.77%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.38%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.38%) HDFS
10 1 (0.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 26 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (9.62%) Ansible
3 17 (6.54%) Puppet
3 17 (6.54%) Terraform
4 15 (5.77%) Kubernetes
5 14 (5.38%) SCCM
5 14 (5.38%) SCOM
6 6 (2.31%) SCSM
7 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (1.92%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.15%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.38%) Packer
9 1 (0.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 104 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 43 (16.54%) VMware
3 27 (10.38%) Oracle
4 24 (9.23%) Google
4 24 (9.23%) PayPal
5 22 (8.46%) Citrix
6 19 (7.31%) IBM
7 16 (6.15%) Apple
8 13 (5.00%) Cisco
8 13 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (5.00%) SAP
9 12 (4.62%) WorldPay
10 10 (3.85%) MuleSoft
11 8 (3.08%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.31%) F5
12 6 (2.31%) HP
13 5 (1.92%) Ayehu
13 5 (1.92%) Cognizant
13 5 (1.92%) Hitachi
13 5 (1.92%) NetApp