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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform Engineer
UK / England
Rank 694 851 872
Rank change year-on-year
+157 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 130 62 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.065% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.067% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 106 56 53
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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
75786 92005 96275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.49% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63327 78011 80264
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +113 53 £70,000 +16.66% 4
Yorkshire +40 27 £70,000 +55.55% 3
North West +13 24 £70,000 +47.36% 3
South East +55 18 £43,750 -14.63% 2
South West +13 6 £45,000 -18.18%
East Midlands +15 1 £45,000 -5.26%
North East -1 1 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Platform Engineer
UK

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 154 (67.54%) Linux
2 138 (60.53%) DevOps
3 129 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (51.32%) Puppet
5 113 (49.56%) Python
6 104 (45.61%) Continuous Integration
7 91 (39.91%) Amazon AWS
8 90 (39.47%) SQL
9 87 (38.16%) Configuration Management
10 82 (35.96%) Ruby
11 80 (35.09%) Unix
12 76 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
13 70 (30.70%) Bash Shell
14 58 (25.44%) Java
15 55 (24.12%) Oracle
16 52 (22.81%) Scrum
17 50 (21.93%) vSphere
18 48 (21.05%) OpenStack
19 47 (20.61%) Jenkins
19 47 (20.61%) Docker
20 46 (20.18%) Cobbler
21 45 (19.74%) XenServer
21 45 (19.74%) Tivoli
22 44 (19.30%) RUP
22 44 (19.30%) DSDM
22 44 (19.30%) Xen
22 44 (19.30%) CloudStack
23 43 (18.86%) EnterpriseDB
23 43 (18.86%) Shell Script
24 42 (18.42%) Ansible

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 48 (21.05%) OpenStack
2 44 (19.30%) CloudStack
3 13 (5.70%) nginx
4 12 (5.26%) Apache Spark
5 11 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (3.95%) IIS
7 8 (3.51%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.07%) Skype for Business
9 6 (2.63%) Apache
9 6 (2.63%) Apache Solr
10 5 (2.19%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (2.19%) Confluence
10 5 (2.19%) SAS
11 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.32%) CMS
12 3 (1.32%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.88%) JBoss
13 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 91 (39.91%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.46%) IaaS
4 11 (4.82%) GitHub
5 10 (4.39%) PaaS
6 8 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (3.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.75%) Slack
10 3 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.32%) Bluemix
10 3 (1.32%) Datadog
10 3 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.88%) SaaS
12 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.44%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.44%) Office 365
12 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.09%) TCP/IP
2 22 (9.65%) Firewall
3 10 (4.39%) Internet
4 9 (3.95%) FIX Connectivity
4 9 (3.95%) HTTP
5 8 (3.51%) FCoE
5 8 (3.51%) SNMP
6 7 (3.07%) Skype
7 6 (2.63%) DNS
8 4 (1.75%) Kerberos
8 4 (1.75%) LAN
8 4 (1.75%) WAN
9 3 (1.32%) IPsec
9 3 (1.32%) SSL
9 3 (1.32%) VPN
10 2 (0.88%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.88%) SAN
11 1 (0.44%) Intranet
11 1 (0.44%) NAS
11 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.14%) Big Data
2 11 (4.82%) Hadoop
3 10 (4.39%) Redis
4 8 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.63%) MySQL
5 6 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.32%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.32%) Text Mining
8 3 (1.32%) Triplestore
9 2 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.88%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 47 (20.61%) Jenkins
2 24 (10.53%) JIRA
3 23 (10.09%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (3.95%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.51%) Redmine
6 6 (2.63%) Subversion
7 5 (2.19%) Vagrant
7 5 (2.19%) Yeoman
8 4 (1.75%) Travis CI
9 3 (1.32%) Ant
9 3 (1.32%) Firebug
9 3 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.32%) Toad
10 2 (0.88%) Maven
11 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (9.65%) Finance
2 15 (6.58%) Games
3 9 (3.95%) Marketing
3 9 (3.95%) Retail
4 7 (3.07%) Banking
4 7 (3.07%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.75%) Publishing
6 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.33%) Web Services
2 18 (7.89%) Node.js
3 15 (6.58%) REST
4 14 (6.14%) Elastic Stack
5 12 (5.26%) .NET
6 10 (4.39%) HTML
6 10 (4.39%) Sensu
7 9 (3.95%) FIX Protocol
7 9 (3.95%) Serverless Framework
7 9 (3.95%) SOAP
8 8 (3.51%) Kafka
8 8 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (2.63%) LAMP
9 6 (2.63%) Spring
9 6 (2.63%) Spring Boot
10 5 (2.19%) Apache Camel
10 5 (2.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (2.19%) OpenCL
10 5 (2.19%) OpenCV
10 5 (2.19%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.39%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.51%) Fixed Income
3 6 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.19%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.19%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.32%) Cybercrime
6 2 (0.88%) Blog
6 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (0.88%) Equities
6 2 (0.88%) Fintech
6 2 (0.88%) HP Storage
6 2 (0.88%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.88%) Semantic Web
6 2 (0.88%) Social Network
7 1 (0.44%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.44%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 154 (67.54%) Linux
2 80 (35.09%) Unix
3 29 (12.72%) Windows
4 15 (6.58%) CentOS
4 15 (6.58%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (60.53%) DevOps
2 129 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (45.61%) Continuous Integration
4 87 (38.16%) Configuration Management
5 52 (22.81%) Scrum
6 44 (19.30%) DSDM
6 44 (19.30%) RUP
7 38 (16.67%) Microservices
8 24 (10.53%) TDD
9 23 (10.09%) Software Engineering
10 18 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (7.46%) Mentoring
12 15 (6.58%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.14%) Change Management
13 14 (6.14%) Open Source
14 13 (5.70%) High Availability
15 12 (5.26%) Coaching
15 12 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (5.26%) ITIL
15 12 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 113 (49.56%) Python
2 90 (39.47%) SQL
3 82 (35.96%) Ruby
4 70 (30.70%) Bash Shell
5 58 (25.44%) Java
6 43 (18.86%) Shell Script
7 20 (8.77%) C
8 19 (8.33%) Go
9 15 (6.58%) Scala
10 14 (6.14%) Perl
11 10 (4.39%) Groovy
11 10 (4.39%) JavaScript
12 8 (3.51%) C#
12 8 (3.51%) C++
12 8 (3.51%) Korn
13 7 (3.07%) PHP
14 6 (2.63%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.32%) Apex Code
15 3 (1.32%) R
15 3 (1.32%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 22 (9.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 22 (9.65%) Security Cleared
2 21 (9.21%) DV Cleared
3 17 (7.46%) CCNA
3 17 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (7.46%) CISSP
3 17 (7.46%) CompTIA Security+
3 17 (7.46%) GIAC
3 17 (7.46%) Linux+ Certification
3 17 (7.46%) MCSE
3 17 (7.46%) Network+ Certification
3 17 (7.46%) SANS
3 17 (7.46%) Security+ Certification
3 17 (7.46%) SSCP
4 10 (4.39%) AWS Certification
5 8 (3.51%) Degree
6 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.88%) RHCE
8 1 (0.44%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) GCP
2 1 (0.44%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 50 (21.93%) vSphere
2 47 (20.61%) Docker
3 45 (19.74%) XenServer
4 44 (19.30%) Xen
5 18 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (5.26%) VMware ESX
7 9 (3.95%) Active Directory
8 8 (3.51%) NFS
8 8 (3.51%) Samba
9 5 (2.19%) Hyper-V
9 5 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.75%) Varnish
11 2 (0.88%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.88%) XenApp
11 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.44%) KVM
12 1 (0.44%) vCloud
12 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 117 (51.32%) Puppet
2 76 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (20.18%) Cobbler
4 45 (19.74%) Tivoli
5 42 (18.42%) Ansible
6 32 (14.04%) Terraform
7 13 (5.70%) Kubernetes
8 8 (3.51%) Nagios
9 7 (3.07%) HAProxy
9 7 (3.07%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (2.63%) rkt
11 5 (2.19%) Consul
11 5 (2.19%) Mesos
11 5 (2.19%) Packer
12 4 (1.75%) Grafana
12 4 (1.75%) Graphite
12 4 (1.75%) SCCM
13 3 (1.32%) Rancher
14 2 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
14 2 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (24.12%) Oracle
2 43 (18.86%) EnterpriseDB
3 25 (10.96%) VMware
4 21 (9.21%) Microsoft
5 16 (7.02%) Google
6 15 (6.58%) NetApp
7 14 (6.14%) EMC
8 9 (3.95%) SolarWinds
9 7 (3.07%) Charles River
9 7 (3.07%) IBM
9 7 (3.07%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.19%) Adobe
10 5 (2.19%) Cloudera
10 5 (2.19%) Intel
11 4 (1.75%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.32%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.32%) New Relic
12 3 (1.32%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 3 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.32%) Splunk
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