The table below looks at the statistics for the Platform Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform Engineer
Rank 210 202 222
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 6 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.16% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-14.70% -22.72%
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
4692 5231 5117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.03% 93.18% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3584 3738 4072
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Platform Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -8 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Platform Engineer
South East

Platform Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Platform Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Platform Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (45.45%) VCAP
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) VLAN
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) CA
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Android
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
5 1 (9.09%) Cacti
5 1 (9.09%) Ganglia
5 1 (9.09%) qmail
5 1 (9.09%) nginx
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS

Platform Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Platform Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Platform Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) FCoE
3 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Biometrics
2 1 (9.09%) Symmetrix
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) e-Health
2 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) FlexPod
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Android Development
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) VCAP
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) Squid
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
1 1 (9.09%) Cacti
1 1 (9.09%) Ganglia
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) collectd
1 1 (9.09%) logstash
1 1 (9.09%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) CA
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago