The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK
Rank 390 462 593
Rank change year-on-year +72 +131  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 606 615 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 0.59% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.94% 5.32% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 437 461 286
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £88,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 12276 11570 8881
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.62% 11.19% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10231 9716 7062
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

PaaS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PaaS in the UK

PaaS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the UK

PaaS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +98 574 £57,500 -8.00% 78
London +69 256 £67,500 -3.57% 31
South East +97 128 £57,500 +4.54% 16
Yorkshire +36 58 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Hampshire +50 39 £50,000 -6.97% 5
West Midlands +37 34 £69,000 +10.40% 5
South West +35 34 £43,750 -7.89% 7
Surrey +48 32 £42,500 -22.72% 1
North West -24 32 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Berkshire +52 29 £72,500 +74.69% 3
West Yorkshire +17 27 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North Yorkshire +33 26 £50,000 -17.35% 1
East of England +18 24 £50,000 -31.03% 2
Leeds +13 23 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Oxfordshire +20 21 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Manchester -13 21 £75,000 +50.00% 2
Bristol +12 20 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Birmingham +12 20 £70,000 +16.66%
City of London +25 19 £82,500 +17.85% 3
Farnborough +9 14 £50,000 - 1
Woking +19 13 £40,000 +6.66%
Hertfordshire +14 12 £95,000 +28.81% 1
Wales -23 12 £41,500 -9.78% 1
Scotland +20 10 £50,000 +11.11%
West Sussex - 10 £64,000 -
Slough - 10 £72,500 -
Cambridgeshire +17 8 £37,500 -28.57%
Gloucestershire +11 8 £38,750 -18.42%
Gloucester +6 8 £38,750 -18.42%
Cheshire +6 8 £50,000 +33.33% 4

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for PaaS.

1 740 (60.56%) IaaS
2 576 (47.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 550 (45.01%) SaaS
4 463 (37.89%) Microsoft
5 450 (36.82%) Amazon AWS
6 407 (33.31%) Agile Software Development
7 317 (25.94%) Windows
8 302 (24.71%) Linux
9 273 (22.34%) Finance
10 271 (22.18%) ITIL
11 265 (21.69%) SQL
12 255 (20.87%) VMware
13 247 (20.21%) Degree
14 243 (19.89%) Java
15 240 (19.64%) DevOps
16 235 (19.23%) Oracle
17 228 (18.66%) SQL Server
17 228 (18.66%) VMware Infrastructure
17 228 (18.66%) Data Centre
18 196 (16.04%) .NET
19 184 (15.06%) MS Excel
20 171 (13.99%) Web Services
21 170 (13.91%) C#
22 168 (13.75%) Windows Server
23 161 (13.18%) Python
23 161 (13.18%) Puppet
24 159 (13.01%) Scrum
25 158 (12.93%) TOGAF
25 158 (12.93%) Presales
26 152 (12.44%) PowerShell

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills 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 80 (6.55%) SharePoint
2 64 (5.24%) OpenStack
3 63 (5.16%) WebSphere
4 58 (4.75%) Apache
5 57 (4.66%) CMS
6 56 (4.58%) Tomcat
7 53 (4.34%) IIS
8 44 (3.60%) Apache Solr
9 39 (3.19%) Cloud Foundry
10 34 (2.78%) JBoss
11 33 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 31 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
13 30 (2.45%) MS Exchange
14 29 (2.37%) WebLogic
15 27 (2.21%) Skype for Business
16 19 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
17 18 (1.47%) Apache Spark
18 11 (0.90%) nginx
19 8 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
19 8 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 184 (15.06%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.54%) MS Office
3 30 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.082%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.33%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.33%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.25%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.16%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.16%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.082%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.082%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.082%) Magento
5 1 (0.082%) Maximo
5 1 (0.082%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.082%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.082%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 740 (60.56%) IaaS
2 576 (47.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 550 (45.01%) SaaS
4 450 (36.82%) Amazon AWS
5 112 (9.17%) Office 365
6 75 (6.14%) Cloud Computing
7 61 (4.99%) Amazon EC2
8 51 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 38 (3.11%) OpenShift
10 32 (2.62%) Google Analytics
10 32 (2.62%) Heroku
11 27 (2.21%) IBM Cloud
12 25 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 24 (1.96%) Amazon S3
14 23 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
15 18 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
16 16 (1.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 15 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
18 14 (1.15%) SoftLayer
19 13 (1.06%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 119 (9.74%) Firewall
2 107 (8.76%) DNS
3 89 (7.28%) SAN
4 75 (6.14%) LAN
5 69 (5.65%) WAN
6 62 (5.07%) Internet
7 52 (4.26%) DHCP
8 45 (3.68%) LDAP
9 40 (3.27%) VPN
10 32 (2.62%) Kerberos
11 29 (2.37%) HTTP
12 27 (2.21%) MPLS
13 26 (2.13%) Network Security
13 26 (2.13%) TCP/IP
14 21 (1.72%) VoIP
15 20 (1.64%) PBX
16 19 (1.55%) Skype
17 18 (1.47%) SSL
18 17 (1.39%) NAS
19 15 (1.23%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 121 (9.90%) MySQL
3 82 (6.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 75 (6.14%) Big Data
5 67 (5.48%) NoSQL
6 63 (5.16%) Hadoop
7 56 (4.58%) MongoDB
8 48 (3.93%) DB2
9 39 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 39 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 37 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
11 36 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 34 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
13 33 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
14 32 (2.62%) Relational Database
15 30 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
16 22 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
17 21 (1.72%) Oracle Database
18 19 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
19 15 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 63 (5.16%) Jenkins
2 59 (4.83%) Git (software)
3 54 (4.42%) Visual Studio
4 52 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 51 (4.17%) JIRA
6 19 (1.55%) Vagrant
7 18 (1.47%) Subversion
8 13 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (0.98%) Ant
9 12 (0.98%) TeamCity
10 11 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (0.90%) Selenium
11 10 (0.82%) Artifactory
11 10 (0.82%) Grunt
11 10 (0.82%) Maven
12 8 (0.65%) webpack
13 7 (0.57%) JUnit
14 6 (0.49%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.49%) Gradle
14 6 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 273 (22.34%) Finance
2 108 (8.84%) Retail
3 64 (5.24%) Marketing
4 46 (3.76%) Telecoms
5 44 (3.60%) Publishing
6 41 (3.36%) Banking
7 35 (2.86%) Legal
8 24 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.15%) Multimedia
10 13 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.90%) Advertising
12 10 (0.82%) Electronics
13 9 (0.74%) Law
14 5 (0.41%) Back Office
14 5 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.41%) Games
14 5 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.33%) Billing
15 4 (0.33%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 374 (30.61%) Architect
2 176 (14.40%) Developer
3 159 (13.01%) Solutions Architect
4 133 (10.88%) Cloud Architect
5 122 (9.98%) Cloud Engineer
6 94 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 70 (5.73%) Infrastructure Architect
8 61 (4.99%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 60 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
10 59 (4.83%) Azure Architect
11 55 (4.50%) .NET Developer
12 49 (4.01%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 48 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
14 47 (3.85%) Consultant
15 42 (3.44%) Senior Cloud Engineer
16 41 (3.36%) Linux Engineer
17 39 (3.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 38 (3.11%) Senior Developer
19 37 (3.03%) Administrator
20 34 (2.78%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (16.04%) .NET
2 171 (13.99%) Web Services
3 142 (11.62%) HTML
4 101 (8.27%) CSS
5 96 (7.86%) AngularJS
6 88 (7.20%) Node.js
7 87 (7.12%) Middleware
8 77 (6.30%) HTML5
9 73 (5.97%) REST
10 72 (5.89%) ASP.NET
11 68 (5.56%) WCF
12 53 (4.34%) ASP.NET Web API
13 48 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 41 (3.36%) LAMP
15 40 (3.27%) SOAP
16 37 (3.03%) RESTful
17 33 (2.70%) .NET Framework
17 33 (2.70%) Spring
18 29 (2.37%) JSON
19 21 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 228 (18.66%) Data Centre
2 124 (10.15%) Computer Science
3 116 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
4 98 (8.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 66 (5.40%) Public Cloud
6 58 (4.75%) Private Cloud
7 46 (3.76%) Management Information System
8 42 (3.44%) CMDB
9 28 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (2.21%) PKI
11 25 (2.05%) Clustering
12 23 (1.88%) Mobile App
13 21 (1.72%) Virtual Team
14 20 (1.64%) Fintech
15 18 (1.47%) Driving Licence
15 18 (1.47%) Social Media
15 18 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
16 17 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
17 15 (1.23%) Internet of Things
18 14 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 317 (25.94%) Windows
2 302 (24.71%) Linux
3 168 (13.75%) Windows Server
4 110 (9.00%) Unix
5 80 (6.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 67 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (3.68%) Solaris
8 39 (3.19%) CentOS
9 34 (2.78%) OpenVMS
9 34 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (1.88%) Mac OS X
11 21 (1.72%) Android
11 21 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
12 18 (1.47%) Apple iOS
13 17 (1.39%) Ubuntu
14 15 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.57%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.49%) VMS
16 6 (0.49%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (33.31%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (22.18%) ITIL
3 240 (19.64%) DevOps
4 159 (13.01%) Scrum
5 158 (12.93%) Presales
5 158 (12.93%) TOGAF
6 137 (11.21%) PRINCE2
7 127 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
8 126 (10.31%) CRM
8 126 (10.31%) Open Source
9 121 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 114 (9.33%) Software Engineering
11 107 (8.76%) Service Management
12 102 (8.35%) E-Commerce
13 101 (8.27%) IT Strategy
13 101 (8.27%) Project Management
14 100 (8.18%) Analytics
15 99 (8.10%) Migration
16 96 (7.86%) Microservices
17 91 (7.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 265 (21.69%) SQL
2 243 (19.89%) Java
3 170 (13.91%) C#
4 161 (13.18%) Python
5 152 (12.44%) PowerShell
6 140 (11.46%) JavaScript
7 82 (6.71%) PHP
8 70 (5.73%) Ruby
9 65 (5.32%) Perl
10 48 (3.93%) Bash Shell
11 37 (3.03%) C
12 27 (2.21%) Go
13 24 (1.96%) T-SQL
14 23 (1.88%) Scala
15 21 (1.72%) C++
15 21 (1.72%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.90%) Objective-C
16 11 (0.90%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.82%) Bourne shell
18 6 (0.49%) ES6
Qualifications
1 247 (20.21%) Degree
2 65 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (4.01%) ISEB
4 48 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (3.68%) PMI Certification
6 42 (3.44%) PMP
7 39 (3.19%) Security Cleared
8 33 (2.70%) MCSE
9 28 (2.29%) SC Cleared
10 25 (2.05%) CCNA
11 24 (1.96%) CCIE
12 21 (1.72%) CCNP
12 21 (1.72%) MCSA
13 17 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (1.23%) CISSP
15 12 (0.98%) CISM
16 11 (0.90%) CISA
17 10 (0.82%) EMC Certification
18 9 (0.74%) RHCA
19 8 (0.65%) OCMJEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (5.48%) QA
2 41 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (3.36%) PCI DSS
3 40 (3.27%) SLA
4 13 (1.06%) GCP
5 11 (0.90%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.41%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.33%) COBIT
8 3 (0.25%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.16%) GDPR
10 1 (0.082%) COSO
10 1 (0.082%) PMO
System Software
1 228 (18.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 150 (12.27%) Active Directory
3 128 (10.47%) Docker
4 100 (8.18%) Hyper-V
5 75 (6.14%) Virtual Machines
6 31 (2.54%) vSphere
7 26 (2.13%) VMware ESX
8 16 (1.31%) Dovecot
8 16 (1.31%) Postfix
9 8 (0.65%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.57%) vCloud
10 7 (0.57%) Xen
11 6 (0.49%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.41%) Firmware
12 5 (0.41%) HDFS
13 4 (0.33%) KVM
13 4 (0.33%) LXC
13 4 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 161 (13.18%) Puppet
2 124 (10.15%) Opscode Chef
3 72 (5.89%) Ansible
4 48 (3.93%) SCVMM
5 39 (3.19%) SCOM
6 34 (2.78%) Kubernetes
7 22 (1.80%) SCCM
8 15 (1.23%) Terraform
9 11 (0.90%) Control-M
9 11 (0.90%) Mesos
10 10 (0.82%) AirWatch
11 9 (0.74%) FortiGate
11 9 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (0.74%) Rundeck
12 8 (0.65%) vRealize
13 6 (0.49%) BladeLogic
13 6 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 4 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 4 (0.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 463 (37.89%) Microsoft
2 255 (20.87%) VMware
3 235 (19.23%) Oracle
4 128 (10.47%) Cisco
5 122 (9.98%) IBM
6 100 (8.18%) Google
7 91 (7.45%) Citrix
8 86 (7.04%) NetApp
9 76 (6.22%) Red Hat
10 65 (5.32%) CheckPoint
11 62 (5.07%) EMC
11 62 (5.07%) Juniper
12 59 (4.83%) BMC
12 59 (4.83%) HP
13 47 (3.85%) Cognizant
14 45 (3.68%) hybris
15 44 (3.60%) ATG
15 44 (3.60%) Demandware
16 38 (3.11%) SAP
17 36 (2.95%) Splunk
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum 75000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent, please discuss
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Downing LLP
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum generous benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £450 - £550 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
UK
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lavendon Group
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago