PaaS Jobs with Work from Home Options

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 276 129 181
Rank change year-on-year -147 +52 -46
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 364 1,204 1,449
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.08% 2.71% 2.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.49% 5.71% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 325 644 1,072
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £46,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £66,750 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.87% -4.64% +7.69%
75th Percentile £93,750 £83,484 £90,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £97,500 £100,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +2.94%

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,637 21,099 34,491
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 43.48% 47.40% 52.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12,105 15,502 21,956
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £102,500 £96,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +8.70%

PaaS
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

PaaS trend for jobs with a WFH option

PaaS
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing PaaS.

PaaS salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

PaaS
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing PaaS over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

PaaS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

PaaS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.85%) Microsoft Exchange
3 4 (1.10%) ArcGIS
4 3 (0.82%) CMS
5 2 (0.55%) Apache
5 2 (0.55%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (0.55%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.55%) IIS
5 2 (0.55%) Kentico
5 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.55%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.27%) Confluence
6 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.10%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 297 (81.59%) Azure
2 238 (65.38%) IaaS
3 162 (44.51%) SaaS
4 118 (32.42%) Azure DevOps
5 103 (28.30%) AWS
6 74 (20.33%) Microsoft 365
7 39 (10.71%) GCP
8 38 (10.44%) Entra ID
9 36 (9.89%) GitHub
10 22 (6.04%) Power Platform
11 20 (5.49%) Serverless
12 15 (4.12%) Azure Stack
13 14 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
14 12 (3.30%) Azure AKS
14 12 (3.30%) GitHub Actions
15 10 (2.75%) Azure Cognitive Services
15 10 (2.75%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 10 (2.75%) WhatsApp
16 9 (2.47%) Azure Logic Apps
16 9 (2.47%) Azure Service Fabric
Communications & Networking
1 45 (12.36%) Firewall
2 33 (9.07%) VPN
3 20 (5.49%) LAN
3 20 (5.49%) WAN
4 16 (4.40%) DNS
5 15 (4.12%) NGFW
6 13 (3.57%) Network Security
6 13 (3.57%) SAN
6 13 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (2.75%) SD-WAN
8 8 (2.20%) Internet
9 6 (1.65%) DHCP
9 6 (1.65%) IPv4
10 5 (1.37%) SSL
11 4 (1.10%) BGP
11 4 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (1.10%) Wireless
12 3 (0.82%) OSPF
12 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
13 2 (0.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.59%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.20%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.92%) MySQL
6 7 (1.92%) Redis
7 5 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.10%) Data Lake
8 4 (1.10%) Geospatial Data
8 4 (1.10%) GIS
8 4 (1.10%) Power BI
9 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.55%) Big Data
10 2 (0.55%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.27%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.27%) DTS
11 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (7.42%) Jenkins
2 21 (5.77%) Git
3 10 (2.75%) Postman
4 9 (2.47%) GitLab
5 7 (1.92%) SonarQube
6 6 (1.65%) JIRA
6 6 (1.65%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.65%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.55%) MLflow
8 2 (0.55%) webpack
9 1 (0.27%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.27%) Gatling
9 1 (0.27%) JUnit
9 1 (0.27%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
General
1 91 (25.00%) Finance
2 89 (24.45%) Social Skills
3 40 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (8.79%) Banking
5 30 (8.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 26 (7.14%) Public Sector
7 21 (5.77%) Law
8 12 (3.30%) Marketing
9 9 (2.47%) Police
10 8 (2.20%) Documentation Skills
10 8 (2.20%) Front Office
11 7 (1.92%) Publishing
12 6 (1.65%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.65%) Retail
12 6 (1.65%) Telecoms
13 5 (1.37%) Advertising
13 5 (1.37%) Japanese Language
14 4 (1.10%) Welsh Language
15 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 118 (32.42%) Architect
2 70 (19.23%) Senior
3 54 (14.84%) Developer
4 46 (12.64%) Solutions Architect
5 45 (12.36%) Citrix Architect
6 43 (11.81%) Cloud Engineer
7 41 (11.26%) Azure Architect
8 38 (10.44%) Cloud Architect
9 37 (10.16%) Azure Engineer
10 33 (9.07%) Lead
11 30 (8.24%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 30 (8.24%) Infrastructure Architect
12 29 (7.97%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 25 (6.87%) Consultant
13 25 (6.87%) Security Engineer
14 23 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 22 (6.04%) Cloud Security Engineer
16 20 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
17 18 (4.95%) Salesforce Architect
17 18 (4.95%) Salesforce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (16.48%) .NET
2 34 (9.34%) ARM Templates
3 33 (9.07%) JSON
4 26 (7.14%) Middleware
5 22 (6.04%) YAML
6 20 (5.49%) REST
7 19 (5.22%) .NET Framework
8 15 (4.12%) .NET Core
9 14 (3.85%) HTML
9 14 (3.85%) SOAP
9 14 (3.85%) Web Services
10 11 (3.02%) Node.js
11 10 (2.75%) ASP.NET
11 10 (2.75%) XML
12 8 (2.20%) Azure Blueprints
12 8 (2.20%) CSS
12 8 (2.20%) RESTful
13 7 (1.92%) WCF
14 6 (1.65%) XML Schema
15 5 (1.37%) React
Miscellaneous
1 99 (27.20%) Public Cloud
2 27 (7.42%) Management Information System
3 26 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (6.59%) Product Ownership
5 22 (6.04%) Data Structures
6 21 (5.77%) Cloud Native
7 19 (5.22%) Data Centre
8 15 (4.12%) Private Cloud
9 12 (3.30%) Onboarding
10 10 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (2.47%) Distributed Systems
12 8 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (1.92%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.92%) Kindle
14 6 (1.65%) Distributed Applications
14 6 (1.65%) Virtual Team
15 4 (1.10%) Housing Association
15 4 (1.10%) Mobile App
15 4 (1.10%) Security Posture
16 3 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.07%) Windows
2 21 (5.77%) Windows Server
3 11 (3.02%) Linux
4 8 (2.20%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.37%) VMS
6 4 (1.10%) Unix
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (43.68%) DevOps
2 118 (32.42%) Infrastructure as Code
3 104 (28.57%) Agile
4 90 (24.73%) CI/CD
5 52 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 50 (13.74%) Microservices
7 46 (12.64%) SDLC
8 43 (11.81%) Cloud Security
9 39 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 37 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
10 37 (10.16%) Roadmaps
11 35 (9.62%) Mentoring
11 35 (9.62%) Migration
12 34 (9.34%) TOGAF
13 33 (9.07%) Information Security
14 32 (8.79%) Business Strategy
14 32 (8.79%) Containerisation
14 32 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 32 (8.79%) ITIL
15 30 (8.24%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (17.58%) Python
2 62 (17.03%) PowerShell
3 55 (15.11%) SQL
4 37 (10.16%) JavaScript
5 36 (9.89%) C#
6 30 (8.24%) Java
7 20 (5.49%) Bicep
8 8 (2.20%) Bash
8 8 (2.20%) Go
9 5 (1.37%) Ruby
10 4 (1.10%) PHP
10 4 (1.10%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.82%) C++
11 3 (0.82%) Kusto Query Language
12 2 (0.55%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.27%) Groovy
13 1 (0.27%) Julia
13 1 (0.27%) Perl
13 1 (0.27%) Scala
13 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (17.86%) Azure Certification
2 63 (17.31%) Security Cleared
3 57 (15.66%) Degree
4 42 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 22 (6.04%) TOGAF Certification
6 18 (4.95%) BPSS Clearance
7 13 (3.57%) CISM
7 13 (3.57%) CISSP
8 11 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (2.75%) AWS Certification
10 7 (1.92%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (1.65%) GIAC
11 6 (1.65%) HNC
11 6 (1.65%) Master's Degree
11 6 (1.65%) SANS
12 5 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.82%) CIPD
13 3 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.82%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.49%) QA
2 16 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (4.40%) NIST
3 9 (2.47%) GDPR
4 8 (2.20%) NCSC
5 7 (1.92%) COBIT
6 6 (1.65%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 5 (1.37%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (1.37%) SLA
8 4 (1.10%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.55%) SOC 2
10 1 (0.27%) Accessibility
10 1 (0.27%) GRC
10 1 (0.27%) ISO 31000
10 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 1 (0.27%) NIST 800
System Software
1 45 (12.36%) Docker
2 40 (10.99%) Active Directory
3 29 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (5.77%) Virtual Desktop
5 19 (5.22%) vSphere
6 18 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.92%) Hyper-V
8 6 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 116 (31.87%) Terraform
2 43 (11.81%) Kubernetes
3 17 (4.67%) Ansible
4 12 (3.30%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (2.47%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 6 (1.65%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 4 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (1.10%) Grafana
7 4 (1.10%) Kibana
7 4 (1.10%) Progress Chef
7 4 (1.10%) Puppet
7 4 (1.10%) SCCM
7 4 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.82%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.55%) Packer
9 2 (0.55%) WSUS
10 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.27%) NetCrunch
10 1 (0.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 138 (37.91%) Microsoft
2 45 (12.36%) Citrix
3 35 (9.62%) VMware
4 31 (8.52%) Google
5 24 (6.59%) Salesforce
6 13 (3.57%) Cisco
6 13 (3.57%) Oracle
7 11 (3.02%) ServiceNow
8 10 (2.75%) Automation Anywhere
8 10 (2.75%) Blue Prism
8 10 (2.75%) UiPath
9 7 (1.92%) Palo Alto
10 6 (1.65%) Aruba
10 6 (1.65%) SAP
10 6 (1.65%) Veeam
11 5 (1.37%) Databricks
11 5 (1.37%) EMC
11 5 (1.37%) Splunk
12 4 (1.10%) Okta
12 4 (1.10%) Zscaler