The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 65 75
Rank change year-on-year -24 +10  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 12 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.10% 2.87% 2.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.74% 32.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 40 32
Median salary £41,500 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.78% -3.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £37,500 £43,550
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £72,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,750 £51,250
% change year-on-year -1.47% -0.97%  

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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 178 125 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.30% 8.98% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 155 121 96
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

PaaS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Wales

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Wales over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Wales

PaaS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
South Wales -23 6 £40,000 -13.04% 1
Mid Wales - 5 £45,000 -
North Wales - 1 £45,000 -
PaaS
UK

PaaS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 28 (96.55%) IaaS
2 22 (75.86%) SaaS
3 18 (62.07%) VMware
4 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (51.72%) Windows
6 14 (48.28%) Linux
7 13 (44.83%) Degree
8 10 (34.48%) Cisco
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
9 9 (31.03%) Office 365
9 9 (31.03%) Unix
9 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
9 9 (31.03%) Firewall
9 9 (31.03%) VMware ESX
10 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
11 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 7 (24.14%) LAN
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle
11 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (20.69%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (20.69%) MCSE
12 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (17.24%) CCIE
13 5 (17.24%) CCNP

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) nginx
3 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (96.55%) IaaS
2 22 (75.86%) SaaS
3 9 (31.03%) Office 365
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (6.90%) G Suite
7 1 (3.45%) Bluemix
7 1 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (13.79%) VLAN
5 2 (6.90%) DNS
5 2 (6.90%) NAS
5 2 (6.90%) SAN
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) DHCP
6 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security
6 1 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Service Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Network Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Network Services Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) LAMP
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
5 1 (3.45%) Fintech
5 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
4 9 (31.03%) Unix
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
6 2 (6.90%) OpenBSD
6 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) CentOS
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
2 6 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (17.24%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (17.24%) Release Management
3 5 (17.24%) Statistics
4 4 (13.79%) Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
5 3 (10.34%) Coaching
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
6 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Line Management
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) Scala
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) MCSE
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.24%) CCIE
3 5 (17.24%) CCNP
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.90%) RHCE
5 1 (3.45%) CISA
5 1 (3.45%) CISM
5 1 (3.45%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (31.03%) VMware ESX
3 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.24%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) Docker
5 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.45%) NFS
6 1 (3.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Terraform
1 2 (6.90%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Cisco
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle
4 5 (17.24%) Infoblox
4 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.90%) Cloudera
6 2 (6.90%) Google
6 2 (6.90%) Splunk
7 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) Vyatta
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