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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 390 465 604
Rank change year-on-year +75 +139  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 619 627 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.60% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.94% 5.36% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 446 469 289
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 £89,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year - -2.43%  

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 12535 11697 9038
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.71% 11.25% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10462 9816 7185
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £78,500
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 28 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 28 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 +99 587 £57,500 -8.00% 80
London +66 268 £65,000 -7.14% 31
South East +87 130 £55,000 - 15
Yorkshire +50 57 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Hampshire +38 41 £50,000 -6.97% 6
West Midlands +40 36 £55,000 -12.00% 4
Surrey +61 33 £42,500 -22.72% 1
North West -21 33 £57,500 +15.00% 8
South West +42 32 £43,750 -7.89% 10
Berkshire +53 28 £72,500 +74.69% 1
North Yorkshire +31 26 £50,000 -17.35% 1
West Yorkshire +16 26 £50,000 +5.26% 5
City of London +17 23 £77,500 +6.89% 4
Leeds +14 22 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East of England +14 22 £46,750 -35.51% 2
Manchester -18 21 £75,000 +50.00% 2
Oxfordshire +18 20 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Birmingham +7 20 £70,000 +16.66%
Bristol +11 18 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Woking +19 14 £40,000 +6.66%
Farnborough +14 14 £50,000 - 1
Wales -22 12 £41,500 -11.70% 1
Hertfordshire +13 10 £97,500 +32.20% 2
Scotland +13 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Slough - 10 £72,500 -
Cheshire +2 9 £50,000 +33.33% 5
West Sussex - 9 £55,750 - 1
Gloucestershire +9 8 £38,750 -18.42%
Gloucester +8 8 £38,750 -18.42%
Kingston Upon Thames +17 7 £25,000 -52.38%

PaaS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 737 (60.16%) IaaS
2 579 (47.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 553 (45.14%) SaaS
4 472 (38.53%) Microsoft
5 450 (36.73%) Amazon AWS
6 417 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
7 315 (25.71%) Windows
8 298 (24.33%) Linux
9 271 (22.12%) SQL
10 264 (21.55%) ITIL
11 263 (21.47%) Finance
12 247 (20.16%) Java
13 246 (20.08%) Degree
14 245 (20.00%) VMware
15 243 (19.84%) DevOps
16 235 (19.18%) Oracle
17 226 (18.45%) SQL Server
18 221 (18.04%) VMware Infrastructure
19 219 (17.88%) Data Centre
20 202 (16.49%) .NET
21 184 (15.02%) MS Excel
22 177 (14.45%) Web Services
23 174 (14.20%) C#
24 166 (13.55%) Python
24 166 (13.55%) Windows Server
25 159 (12.98%) Scrum
26 157 (12.82%) Puppet
27 156 (12.73%) PowerShell
28 154 (12.57%) Presales
29 152 (12.41%) TOGAF

PaaS
Co-occurring 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 (6.53%) SharePoint
2 66 (5.39%) OpenStack
3 63 (5.14%) WebSphere
4 60 (4.90%) Apache
5 59 (4.82%) Tomcat
6 57 (4.65%) CMS
7 54 (4.41%) IIS
8 44 (3.59%) Apache Solr
9 40 (3.27%) Cloud Foundry
10 36 (2.94%) JBoss
11 35 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 32 (2.61%) WebLogic
13 31 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
14 28 (2.29%) MS Exchange
15 26 (2.12%) Skype for Business
16 19 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
17 18 (1.47%) Apache Spark
18 11 (0.90%) nginx
19 8 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
20 7 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 184 (15.02%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.53%) MS Office
3 30 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.082%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 26 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.33%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.24%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.24%) Sentinel
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%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.082%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.082%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.082%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 737 (60.16%) IaaS
2 579 (47.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 553 (45.14%) SaaS
4 450 (36.73%) Amazon AWS
5 111 (9.06%) Office 365
6 76 (6.20%) Cloud Computing
7 56 (4.57%) Amazon EC2
8 50 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
9 38 (3.10%) OpenShift
10 34 (2.78%) Heroku
11 33 (2.69%) Google Analytics
12 26 (2.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 25 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
13 25 (2.04%) IBM Cloud
14 24 (1.96%) Amazon S3
15 18 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
16 16 (1.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 15 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
18 14 (1.14%) SoftLayer
19 11 (0.90%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 119 (9.71%) Firewall
2 105 (8.57%) DNS
3 87 (7.10%) SAN
4 73 (5.96%) LAN
5 69 (5.63%) WAN
6 61 (4.98%) Internet
7 51 (4.16%) DHCP
8 46 (3.76%) LDAP
9 37 (3.02%) VPN
10 32 (2.61%) Kerberos
11 30 (2.45%) HTTP
12 28 (2.29%) MPLS
12 28 (2.29%) TCP/IP
13 25 (2.04%) Network Security
14 20 (1.63%) VoIP
15 19 (1.55%) PBX
15 19 (1.55%) Skype
16 18 (1.47%) SSL
17 17 (1.39%) AMQP
18 16 (1.31%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 121 (9.88%) MySQL
3 82 (6.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 72 (5.88%) Big Data
5 71 (5.80%) NoSQL
6 62 (5.06%) Hadoop
7 58 (4.73%) MongoDB
8 44 (3.59%) DB2
9 40 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 39 (3.18%) Azure SQL Database
10 39 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 36 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
11 36 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
13 30 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
13 30 (2.45%) Relational Database
14 22 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (1.71%) Oracle Database
16 19 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (1.14%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 66 (5.39%) Jenkins
2 65 (5.31%) Git (software)
3 57 (4.65%) Visual Studio
4 53 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 51 (4.16%) JIRA
6 21 (1.71%) Vagrant
7 18 (1.47%) Subversion
8 15 (1.22%) TeamCity
9 13 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (0.98%) Ant
10 12 (0.98%) Artifactory
10 12 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.90%) Grunt
11 11 (0.90%) Selenium
12 10 (0.82%) Maven
13 8 (0.65%) webpack
14 7 (0.57%) JUnit
15 6 (0.49%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.49%) Gradle
15 6 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 263 (21.47%) Finance
2 105 (8.57%) Retail
3 67 (5.47%) Marketing
4 46 (3.76%) Telecoms
5 40 (3.27%) Publishing
6 39 (3.18%) Banking
7 38 (3.10%) Legal
8 23 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.14%) Multimedia
10 13 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.82%) Advertising
11 10 (0.82%) Electronics
12 9 (0.73%) Law
13 6 (0.49%) Games
14 5 (0.41%) Back Office
14 5 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.24%) Billing
15 3 (0.24%) Front Office
15 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 366 (29.88%) Architect
2 186 (15.18%) Developer
3 157 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
4 133 (10.86%) Cloud Architect
5 123 (10.04%) Cloud Engineer
6 96 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 70 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
8 61 (4.98%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 59 (4.82%) .NET Developer
9 59 (4.82%) Azure Architect
10 57 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
11 51 (4.16%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 49 (4.00%) Consultant
13 45 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
14 42 (3.43%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 42 (3.43%) Senior Developer
15 39 (3.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 38 (3.10%) Linux Engineer
17 36 (2.94%) Administrator
18 35 (2.86%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (16.49%) .NET
2 177 (14.45%) Web Services
3 147 (12.00%) HTML
4 103 (8.41%) CSS
5 96 (7.84%) AngularJS
6 88 (7.18%) Node.js
7 86 (7.02%) Middleware
8 78 (6.37%) HTML5
9 77 (6.29%) ASP.NET
10 74 (6.04%) REST
11 72 (5.88%) WCF
12 58 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web API
13 50 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 45 (3.67%) LAMP
15 42 (3.43%) SOAP
16 38 (3.10%) RESTful
17 35 (2.86%) .NET Framework
18 34 (2.78%) Spring
19 29 (2.37%) JSON
20 22 (1.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 219 (17.88%) Data Centre
2 120 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 116 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 99 (8.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 66 (5.39%) Public Cloud
6 60 (4.90%) Private Cloud
7 46 (3.76%) Management Information System
8 38 (3.10%) CMDB
9 28 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (2.29%) PKI
10 25 (2.04%) Clustering
10 25 (2.04%) Mobile App
11 24 (1.96%) Virtual Team
12 18 (1.47%) Driving Licence
12 18 (1.47%) Social Media
13 17 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
13 17 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
14 15 (1.22%) Fintech
14 15 (1.22%) Internet of Things
15 14 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 315 (25.71%) Windows
2 298 (24.33%) Linux
3 166 (13.55%) Windows Server
4 113 (9.22%) Unix
5 79 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (3.67%) Solaris
8 37 (3.02%) CentOS
9 34 (2.78%) OpenVMS
10 32 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (1.96%) Mac OS X
12 22 (1.80%) Android
13 21 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
14 19 (1.55%) Apple iOS
15 17 (1.39%) Ubuntu
16 14 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (0.65%) Windows Phone
18 6 (0.49%) VMS
18 6 (0.49%) Windows 7
19 4 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (21.55%) ITIL
3 243 (19.84%) DevOps
4 159 (12.98%) Scrum
5 154 (12.57%) Presales
6 152 (12.41%) TOGAF
7 133 (10.86%) PRINCE2
8 129 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 124 (10.12%) CRM
10 122 (9.96%) Open Source
11 119 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 110 (8.98%) Software Engineering
13 102 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 102 (8.33%) Microservices
13 102 (8.33%) Service Management
14 100 (8.16%) Analytics
15 98 (8.00%) Migration
16 97 (7.92%) IT Strategy
17 96 (7.84%) Project Management
18 94 (7.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 271 (22.12%) SQL
2 247 (20.16%) Java
3 174 (14.20%) C#
4 166 (13.55%) Python
5 156 (12.73%) PowerShell
6 146 (11.92%) JavaScript
7 81 (6.61%) PHP
8 73 (5.96%) Ruby
9 65 (5.31%) Perl
10 51 (4.16%) Bash Shell
11 38 (3.10%) C
12 28 (2.29%) Go
13 24 (1.96%) T-SQL
14 23 (1.88%) C++
14 23 (1.88%) Scala
15 21 (1.71%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.06%) Objective-C
16 13 (1.06%) PL/SQL
17 12 (0.98%) Bourne shell
18 6 (0.49%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 246 (20.08%) Degree
2 63 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (3.84%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (3.59%) ISEB
5 41 (3.35%) PMI Certification
6 40 (3.27%) Security Cleared
7 38 (3.10%) PMP
8 31 (2.53%) MCSE
9 30 (2.45%) SC Cleared
10 25 (2.04%) CCNA
11 24 (1.96%) CCIE
12 21 (1.71%) CCNP
12 21 (1.71%) MCSA
13 17 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (1.14%) CISSP
15 11 (0.90%) CISM
16 10 (0.82%) CISA
17 9 (0.73%) EMC Certification
17 9 (0.73%) RHCA
18 8 (0.65%) OCMJEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.31%) QA
2 41 (3.35%) SLA
3 40 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (3.27%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.90%) GCP
4 11 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.41%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.33%) COBIT
6 4 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.16%) GDPR
9 1 (0.082%) COSO
9 1 (0.082%) PMO
System Software
1 221 (18.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 149 (12.16%) Active Directory
3 132 (10.78%) Docker
4 103 (8.41%) Hyper-V
5 70 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (2.61%) vSphere
7 25 (2.04%) VMware ESX
8 15 (1.22%) Dovecot
8 15 (1.22%) Postfix
9 7 (0.57%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.57%) vCloud
9 7 (0.57%) Xen
10 6 (0.49%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.41%) Firmware
11 5 (0.41%) HDFS
11 5 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.33%) KVM
12 4 (0.33%) LXC
12 4 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 157 (12.82%) Puppet
2 122 (9.96%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (5.96%) Ansible
4 43 (3.51%) SCVMM
5 40 (3.27%) SCOM
6 38 (3.10%) Kubernetes
7 21 (1.71%) SCCM
8 15 (1.22%) Terraform
9 11 (0.90%) Control-M
9 11 (0.90%) Mesos
10 9 (0.73%) AirWatch
10 9 (0.73%) FortiGate
10 9 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (0.73%) Rundeck
11 7 (0.57%) vRealize
12 6 (0.49%) BladeLogic
12 6 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
13 5 (0.41%) Nagios
13 5 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 472 (38.53%) Microsoft
2 245 (20.00%) VMware
3 235 (19.18%) Oracle
4 121 (9.88%) Cisco
5 116 (9.47%) IBM
6 103 (8.41%) Google
7 86 (7.02%) Citrix
8 82 (6.69%) NetApp
9 74 (6.04%) Red Hat
10 58 (4.73%) CheckPoint
11 56 (4.57%) EMC
11 56 (4.57%) Juniper
12 55 (4.49%) BMC
13 54 (4.41%) HP
14 48 (3.92%) Cognizant
15 45 (3.67%) hybris
16 44 (3.59%) ATG
16 44 (3.59%) Demandware
17 37 (3.02%) SAP
18 34 (2.78%) Splunk
Hampshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum Basix salary to £80,000 plus variabl
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Difrent
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum 75000
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent, please discuss
Posted: 4 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: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Downing LLP
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum generous benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £450 - £550 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago