Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 69 90
Rank change year-on-year -3 +21 -11
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 24 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.46% 2.20% 1.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.72% 19.33% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Watford median annual salary £57,500 £51,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.75% +10.27% -53.75%
10th Percentile £41,500 £48,000 £42,875
90th Percentile £86,500 £54,000 £48,625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.75% +7.37% -

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 Watford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 247 119 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.28% 11.40% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 200 82 85
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £53,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.41% +18.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,125 £30,000 £27,700
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,375 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £53,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.29% +18.33% -10.00%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Watford

PaaS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Watford

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Watford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 18 (75.00%) Linux
1 18 (75.00%) DNS
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Office 365
3 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 16 (66.67%) VPN
3 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 16 (66.67%) Windows
4 15 (62.50%) ITIL
4 15 (62.50%) LAN
4 15 (62.50%) WAN
4 15 (62.50%) Games
5 14 (58.33%) Retail
5 14 (58.33%) VLAN
5 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (58.33%) DHCP
5 14 (58.33%) PBX
5 14 (58.33%) VoIP
5 14 (58.33%) ISDN
5 14 (58.33%) Terminal Services
5 14 (58.33%) MPLS
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (58.33%) E-Commerce
5 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (58.33%) WSUS
5 14 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (58.33%) VMware ESXi

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 14 (58.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.33%) Confluence
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (70.83%) Office 365
2 7 (29.17%) IaaS
3 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (12.50%) SaaS
5 2 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (8.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (8.33%) Amazon S3
5 2 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (8.33%) GitHub
5 2 (8.33%) Route 53
5 2 (8.33%) Serverless
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) DNS
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) VPN
3 15 (62.50%) LAN
3 15 (62.50%) WAN
4 14 (58.33%) DHCP
4 14 (58.33%) ISDN
4 14 (58.33%) MPLS
4 14 (58.33%) PBX
4 14 (58.33%) Remote Desktop
4 14 (58.33%) Skype
4 14 (58.33%) VLAN
4 14 (58.33%) VoIP
5 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.33%) ICMP
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (8.33%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (62.50%) Games
2 14 (58.33%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) French Language
3 2 (8.33%) German Language
3 2 (8.33%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (54.17%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (54.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 13 (54.17%) Support Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Office 365 Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 8 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
4 8 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (25.00%) Architect
6 3 (12.50%) AWS Architect
6 3 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) CentOS
4 2 (8.33%) DC/OS
4 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) Coaching
2 14 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 14 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps
4 5 (20.83%) DNA
5 4 (16.67%) Build Automation
5 4 (16.67%) Presales
5 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Business Development
7 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Open Source
8 1 (4.17%) Change Management
8 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Python
1 4 (16.67%) Ruby
2 2 (8.33%) Go
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) PHP
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (58.33%) Terminal Services
2 14 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.33%) Docker
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) WSUS
2 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.67%) Terraform
3 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.33%) Marathon
3 2 (8.33%) Mesos
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
4 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint