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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 51 61
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 15 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.80% 1.25% 2.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.04% 22.22% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £42,500 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 - £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -  

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 Watford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 115 27 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 21.46% 5.61% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 82 17 51
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £70,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (94.74%) DNS
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) VPN
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Firewall
3 16 (84.21%) VMware
3 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (84.21%) DHCP
3 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
3 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) Office 365
3 16 (84.21%) Skype for Business
3 16 (84.21%) Remote Desktop
3 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
4 15 (78.95%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (78.95%) Mentoring
4 15 (78.95%) Coaching
4 15 (78.95%) Terminal Services
4 15 (78.95%) E-Commerce
4 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (78.95%) MPLS
4 15 (78.95%) ITIL
4 15 (78.95%) ISDN
4 15 (78.95%) LAN
4 15 (78.95%) PBX
4 15 (78.95%) VoIP
4 15 (78.95%) WAN
4 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008

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 (84.21%) MS Exchange
1 16 (84.21%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
3 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (84.21%) Office 365
2 3 (15.79%) IaaS
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) GitHub
3 2 (10.53%) SaaS
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) DNS
2 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 17 (89.47%) VPN
3 16 (84.21%) DHCP
3 16 (84.21%) Remote Desktop
4 15 (78.95%) ISDN
4 15 (78.95%) LAN
4 15 (78.95%) MPLS
4 15 (78.95%) PBX
4 15 (78.95%) VLAN
4 15 (78.95%) VoIP
4 15 (78.95%) WAN
5 13 (68.42%) Skype
6 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.53%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (78.95%) Retail
2 11 (57.89%) Games
3 2 (10.53%) French Language
3 2 (10.53%) German Language
3 2 (10.53%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 15 (78.95%) Office 365 Engineer
2 14 (73.68%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (73.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory Engineer
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory Support
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 14 (73.68%) Support Engineer
3 11 (57.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (57.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Support
3 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server Support
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 15 (78.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Coaching
1 15 (78.95%) E-Commerce
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
1 15 (78.95%) Mentoring
2 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.79%) Presales
3 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) B2B
4 1 (5.26%) B2C
4 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Go
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
1 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (78.95%) Terminal Services
2 15 (78.95%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) WSUS
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.53%) Ansible
3 2 (10.53%) Terraform
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.26%) webMethods