The table below looks at the statistics for the Platform Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform Manager
Rank 303 316 336
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.044% 0.034% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.036% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £53,750 £68,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £65,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +54.76%
Platform Manager
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
10529 11001 12001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 93.17% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8887 9655 10999
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Platform Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Platform Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Platform Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Platform Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

Platform Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Platform Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) B2C
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Logistics
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cash Management
3 2 (25.00%) SAP BPC
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Front Office
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising

Platform Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Platform Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Front Office
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) iSeries
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) B2C
2 3 (37.50%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cash Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects