The table below looks at the statistics for the Platform Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform Architect
Rank 840 886 853
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Architect 14 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.003% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £75,000 £90,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £78,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £75,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +62.16%
Platform Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Platform Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Platform Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Platform Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Platform Architect Salary Trend in England

Platform Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Platform Architect Salary Histogram in England

Platform Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
London +53 10 £90,000 -1.36% 1
East Midlands - 3 £57,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Platform Architect
UK

Platform Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Platform Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Banking
3 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) IaaS
4 9 (28.13%) PaaS
5 8 (25.00%) Web Development
5 8 (25.00%) Mobile Development
6 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (21.88%) Online Banking
6 7 (21.88%) OpenStack
6 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (21.88%) Cisco
6 7 (21.88%) HP
6 7 (21.88%) Internet
7 6 (18.75%) Linux
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (18.75%) RESTful
7 6 (18.75%) SIEM
8 5 (15.63%) Puppet
8 5 (15.63%) Open Source
8 5 (15.63%) SAP
8 5 (15.63%) Windows
9 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (12.50%) Oracle
9 4 (12.50%) Dell
9 4 (12.50%) IBM
9 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
9 4 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
9 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef

Platform Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Platform Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) IaaS
2 9 (28.13%) PaaS
3 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (12.50%) OpenShift
6 3 (9.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (9.38%) SaaS
6 3 (9.38%) Office 365
7 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Internet
2 4 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (9.38%) OpenFlow
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (9.38%) FWSM
3 3 (9.38%) BGP
3 3 (9.38%) MPLS
3 3 (9.38%) OSPF
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.13%) Intranet
4 1 (3.13%) WPA
4 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.13%) LDAP
4 1 (3.13%) Bluetooth
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) DB2
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) OLTP
2 2 (6.25%) OLAP
2 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) Xcelsius
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) RESTful
2 3 (9.38%) Middleware
2 3 (9.38%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Online Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Open Source
3 3 (9.38%) Public Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Private Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
5 1 (3.13%) Ontologies
5 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.13%) iSeries
5 1 (3.13%) DTV
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) AS400
5 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Web Development
2 8 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 6 (18.75%) SIEM
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.38%) Transition Management
5 3 (9.38%) Product Management
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Identity Management
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Modelling
6 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C
2 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) vCloud
3 1 (3.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) VMware
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco
2 7 (21.88%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) SAP
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) Dell
4 4 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) TippingPoint
5 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
5 3 (9.38%) F5
5 3 (9.38%) ArcSight
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix
5 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
6 2 (6.25%) OpenText
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) Google
7 1 (3.13%) Teradata
7 1 (3.13%) Tableau
7 1 (3.13%) McAfee
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £70 - £90 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago