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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform Manager
Rank 307 324 332
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.043% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.009% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £53,750 £62,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.00% +19.04%
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
10841 11193 12244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.18% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9123 9904 11199
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +0.91%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) B2C
3 3 (25.00%) Logistics
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Product Management
3 3 (25.00%) Cash Management
3 3 (25.00%) SAP BPC
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Advertising
4 2 (16.67%) Front Office
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Advertising
4 2 (16.67%) Front Office
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Product Management
2 3 (25.00%) Cash Management
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) B2C
2 3 (25.00%) Logistics
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (8.33%) Business Objects