The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Platform Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform Engineer
UK / England
Rank 732 856 849
Rank change year-on-year
+124 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 108 51 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.055% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.057% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 92 50 57
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.00%

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
75994 89200 93687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.42% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63619 75641 78452
Median salary £47,250 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.71% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in England

Platform Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Platform Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Platform Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +85 45 £65,000 +8.33% 6
North West 0 22 £70,000 +47.36% 2
Yorkshire +32 18 £70,000 +55.55% 7
South West +12 10 £45,000 -18.18%
South East +54 9 £80,000 +45.45%
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
East of England +20 1 £45,000 -30.76% 1
North East - 1 £52,500 - 1
Platform Engineer
UK

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 England region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 150 (70.42%) Linux
2 118 (55.40%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (51.64%) DevOps
4 108 (50.70%) Puppet
5 97 (45.54%) Python
6 88 (41.31%) Continuous Integration
7 77 (36.15%) Amazon AWS
8 74 (34.74%) Configuration Management
9 65 (30.52%) Ruby
10 64 (30.05%) SQL
11 62 (29.11%) Opscode Chef
12 61 (28.64%) Unix
12 61 (28.64%) Bash Shell
13 49 (23.00%) Jenkins
14 47 (22.07%) Java
15 42 (19.72%) Scrum
16 41 (19.25%) Oracle
16 41 (19.25%) Ansible
17 40 (18.78%) OpenStack
18 38 (17.84%) Docker
19 35 (16.43%) vSphere
20 34 (15.96%) Security Cleared
20 34 (15.96%) Cobbler
21 33 (15.49%) CloudStack
21 33 (15.49%) Terraform
21 33 (15.49%) XenServer
21 33 (15.49%) EnterpriseDB
21 33 (15.49%) Xen
21 33 (15.49%) Firewall
21 33 (15.49%) Shell Script

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 40 (18.78%) OpenStack
2 33 (15.49%) CloudStack
3 14 (6.57%) Apache
4 13 (6.10%) nginx
5 12 (5.63%) Apache Spark
6 11 (5.16%) IIS
7 6 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.82%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.35%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (2.35%) Confluence
8 5 (2.35%) SAS
8 5 (2.35%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.35%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.88%) JBoss
10 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (36.15%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.98%) IaaS
2 17 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.16%) PaaS
4 8 (3.76%) GitHub
5 5 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.88%) Slack
7 3 (1.41%) Bluemix
7 3 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (1.41%) SaaS
8 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.47%) Office 365
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.49%) Firewall
2 29 (13.62%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.63%) DNS
4 10 (4.69%) FCoE
4 10 (4.69%) SNMP
5 7 (3.29%) LAN
5 7 (3.29%) WAN
6 6 (2.82%) Internet
6 6 (2.82%) MPLS
7 5 (2.35%) FIX Connectivity
7 5 (2.35%) HTTP
7 5 (2.35%) Skype
8 4 (1.88%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.94%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.47%) Intranet
10 1 (0.47%) LDAP
10 1 (0.47%) Network Security
10 1 (0.47%) SSH
10 1 (0.47%) SSL
10 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.57%) Big Data
1 14 (6.57%) MySQL
2 11 (5.16%) Hadoop
3 10 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.76%) Redis
5 7 (3.29%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.82%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.88%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.41%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.94%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.94%) Riak
9 2 (0.94%) Text Mining
9 2 (0.94%) Triplestore
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (23.00%) Jenkins
2 27 (12.68%) Git (software)
3 20 (9.39%) JIRA
4 10 (4.69%) Redmine
5 9 (4.23%) TeamCity
6 7 (3.29%) Subversion
7 6 (2.82%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.35%) Ant
8 5 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.35%) Yeoman
9 4 (1.88%) Maven
9 4 (1.88%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.94%) GoCD
10 2 (0.94%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (8.45%) Finance
2 17 (7.98%) Games
3 11 (5.16%) Retail
4 4 (1.88%) Marketing
5 3 (1.41%) Banking
5 3 (1.41%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.92%) Node.js
2 18 (8.45%) Web Services
3 12 (5.63%) ELK Stack
3 12 (5.63%) LAMP
3 12 (5.63%) REST
4 10 (4.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 10 (4.69%) OpenCL
4 10 (4.69%) OpenCV
4 10 (4.69%) Sensu
4 10 (4.69%) STL
5 9 (4.23%) .NET
6 8 (3.76%) Kafka
6 8 (3.76%) SOAP
7 7 (3.29%) HTML
7 7 (3.29%) Serverless Framework
8 5 (2.35%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (2.35%) Spring
9 4 (1.88%) Apache Camel
9 4 (1.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (2.82%) Cybercrime
3 5 (2.35%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.88%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.41%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.94%) Equities
6 2 (0.94%) Fintech
6 2 (0.94%) Social Network
6 2 (0.94%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.47%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.47%) iPad
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 150 (70.42%) Linux
2 61 (28.64%) Unix
3 29 (13.62%) Windows
4 18 (8.45%) CentOS
5 13 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (5.16%) Windows Server
7 9 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.94%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.94%) Solaris
10 1 (0.47%) Debian
10 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (55.40%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (51.64%) DevOps
3 88 (41.31%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (34.74%) Configuration Management
5 42 (19.72%) Scrum
6 32 (15.02%) DSDM
6 32 (15.02%) RUP
7 29 (13.62%) Microservices
8 26 (12.21%) Software Engineering
9 23 (10.80%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (7.98%) Mentoring
10 17 (7.98%) TDD
11 16 (7.51%) Open Source
12 15 (7.04%) Coaching
13 14 (6.57%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.57%) High Availability
13 14 (6.57%) Software Delivery
14 12 (5.63%) Ethical Hacking
14 12 (5.63%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (5.63%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 97 (45.54%) Python
2 65 (30.52%) Ruby
3 64 (30.05%) SQL
4 61 (28.64%) Bash Shell
5 47 (22.07%) Java
6 33 (15.49%) Shell Script
7 26 (12.21%) C
8 19 (8.92%) Perl
9 16 (7.51%) Go
10 14 (6.57%) C++
11 13 (6.10%) Scala
12 10 (4.69%) Korn
13 8 (3.76%) C#
14 7 (3.29%) Groovy
14 7 (3.29%) JavaScript
15 4 (1.88%) PHP
16 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.41%) R
17 2 (0.94%) SPARQL
18 1 (0.47%) F#
Qualifications
1 34 (15.96%) Security Cleared
2 29 (13.62%) DV Cleared
3 28 (13.15%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (10.80%) CCNA
6 22 (10.33%) CISSP
6 22 (10.33%) CompTIA Security+
6 22 (10.33%) GIAC
6 22 (10.33%) Linux+ Certification
6 22 (10.33%) MCSE
6 22 (10.33%) Network+ Certification
6 22 (10.33%) SANS
6 22 (10.33%) Security+ Certification
6 22 (10.33%) SSCP
7 9 (4.23%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.82%) CCIE
8 6 (2.82%) JNCIP
8 6 (2.82%) RHCE
8 6 (2.82%) RHCSA
9 5 (2.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) HIPAA
System Software
1 38 (17.84%) Docker
2 35 (16.43%) vSphere
3 33 (15.49%) Xen
3 33 (15.49%) XenServer
4 19 (8.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (7.98%) VMware ESX
6 10 (4.69%) NFS
6 10 (4.69%) Samba
7 9 (4.23%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.88%) Varnish
9 2 (0.94%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.94%) Ceph
9 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.47%) Squid
10 1 (0.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 108 (50.70%) Puppet
2 62 (29.11%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (19.25%) Ansible
4 34 (15.96%) Cobbler
5 33 (15.49%) Terraform
6 32 (15.02%) Tivoli
7 13 (6.10%) Kubernetes
8 12 (5.63%) Nagios
9 8 (3.76%) rkt
10 6 (2.82%) Consul
10 6 (2.82%) Mesos
10 6 (2.82%) Packer
11 4 (1.88%) FortiGate
11 4 (1.88%) Grafana
11 4 (1.88%) Graphite
11 4 (1.88%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.41%) ITRS Geneos
12 3 (1.41%) Rancher
13 2 (0.94%) Control-M
13 2 (0.94%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 41 (19.25%) Oracle
2 33 (15.49%) EnterpriseDB
3 23 (10.80%) VMware
4 16 (7.51%) Microsoft
5 15 (7.04%) EMC
5 15 (7.04%) NetApp
6 14 (6.57%) Red Hat
7 13 (6.10%) Google
8 10 (4.69%) Intel
8 10 (4.69%) SolarWinds
9 6 (2.82%) Cisco
9 6 (2.82%) F5
9 6 (2.82%) Juniper
9 6 (2.82%) Palo Alto
10 5 (2.35%) Adobe
10 5 (2.35%) Cloudera
10 5 (2.35%) New Relic
11 4 (1.88%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.88%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.41%) AppDynamics
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum amazing benefits packages
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