The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Platform Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 211 220 210
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.022% 0.039% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.041% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Median salary £53,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
Platform Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4301 4826 5258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.11% 95.24% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3601 3787
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Platform Engineer in the job title.

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Platform Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +12 1 £53,000 -
Platform Engineer
South East

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Platform Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Broadband
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) IOS XR
3 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) FCoE

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Broadband
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) IOS XR
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) FCoE
4 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) e-Health
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp