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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 256 320 -
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.019% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
Platform Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6678 9930 12017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.73% 95.11% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6036 8418 10142
Median salary £56,760 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.20% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Platform Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Platform Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 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 City of London region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Docker
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Ansible
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Perl
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Law
7 1 (12.50%) C
7 1 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) PHP
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) J2EE
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) JMS
7 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (12.50%) IBM
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (12.50%) Fintech
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Fiorano
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago