The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 78 59 68
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 8 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.94% 3.38% 2.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.20% 36.84% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 42 34
Median salary £40,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -3.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £37,500 £36,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

PaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 129 114 101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.19% 9.17% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 117 110 91
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing PaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in South Wales

PaaS
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS in South Wales.

Salary trend for PaaS in South Wales

PaaS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in South Wales over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in South Wales

PaaS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +9 6 £36,250 -50.00%
Torfaen -8 2 £41,500 -7.77%
Cardiff +9 1 £32,500 -27.77%
PaaS
Wales

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 23 (92.00%) IaaS
2 18 (72.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (64.00%) SaaS
4 16 (64.00%) Linux
5 14 (56.00%) Windows
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 9 (36.00%) Unix
8 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (36.00%) Firewall
8 9 (36.00%) VMware ESX
9 8 (32.00%) Degree
9 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
9 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (32.00%) Office 365
10 7 (28.00%) Oracle
10 7 (28.00%) LAN
10 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (24.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (24.00%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (20.00%) MCSE
12 5 (20.00%) Apache
12 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (20.00%) vSphere

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
3 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.00%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (92.00%) IaaS
2 16 (64.00%) SaaS
3 8 (32.00%) Office 365
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (8.00%) Bluemix
6 2 (8.00%) G Suite
6 2 (8.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) VLAN
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) NAS
4 3 (12.00%) SAN
5 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.00%) Kerberos
5 2 (8.00%) Network Security
5 2 (8.00%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.00%) DHCP
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Integration Architect
3 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.00%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) LAMP
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Fintech
2 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (36.00%) Unix
5 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (8.00%) OpenBSD
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (20.00%) Release Management
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) High Availability
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (8.00%) Line Management
6 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Python
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Scala
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) RHCE
4 1 (4.00%) CISA
4 1 (4.00%) CISM
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) VMware ESX
3 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.00%) vSphere
5 3 (12.00%) Docker
6 2 (8.00%) NFS
6 2 (8.00%) Squid
6 2 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Terraform
1 2 (8.00%) vRealize
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 3 (12.00%) Splunk
7 2 (8.00%) AppDynamics
7 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.00%) Cloudera
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) F5
7 2 (8.00%) Google
7 2 (8.00%) IBM
7 2 (8.00%) Juniper
7 2 (8.00%) Vyatta