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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 779 880 950
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 103 57 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.056% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.058% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 85 48 13
Median salary £57,500 £58,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +38.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%
Platform Engineer
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
85450 98627 102847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.26% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72111 82982 83883
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +58 35 £57,500 +4.54% 1
South West +25 25 £55,000 - 2
London +49 24 £65,000 +8.33% 8
West Midlands - 5 £55,000 -
North West +16 3 £50,000 +29.03% 1
East of England +10 2 £78,000 +15.55% 1
East Midlands - 1 £75,000 -
Platform Engineer
UK

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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.

1 120 (61.22%) Linux
2 92 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (41.84%) Python
4 78 (39.80%) DevOps
5 75 (38.27%) Amazon AWS
6 72 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (30.10%) Puppet
8 48 (24.49%) Ruby
9 42 (21.43%) Jenkins
10 41 (20.92%) Windows
11 39 (19.90%) Ansible
12 38 (19.39%) Open Source
13 36 (18.37%) Docker
14 35 (17.86%) Git (software)
15 33 (16.84%) Firewall
16 32 (16.33%) Configuration Management
16 32 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
17 30 (15.31%) Bash Shell
17 30 (15.31%) Scrum
17 30 (15.31%) Java
18 29 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
19 28 (14.29%) Security Cleared
19 28 (14.29%) Perl
19 28 (14.29%) Microsoft
20 27 (13.78%) Software Engineering
20 27 (13.78%) Terraform
21 26 (13.27%) PaaS
21 26 (13.27%) C
21 26 (13.27%) C++
21 26 (13.27%) Unix

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 25 (12.76%) OpenStack
2 22 (11.22%) nginx
3 17 (8.67%) IIS
4 15 (7.65%) Apache
5 8 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (4.08%) CloudStack
5 8 (4.08%) JBoss
6 7 (3.57%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.06%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.06%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.55%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.02%) Drupal
10 2 (1.02%) Lightstreamer
11 1 (0.51%) CMS
11 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 75 (38.27%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (13.27%) PaaS
4 22 (11.22%) IaaS
5 12 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.57%) SaaS
7 6 (3.06%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.53%) GitHub
9 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.02%) Trello
10 1 (0.51%) Apcera
10 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.84%) Firewall
2 23 (11.73%) TCP/IP
3 16 (8.16%) DNS
4 9 (4.59%) HTTP
4 9 (4.59%) SAN
5 8 (4.08%) FCoE
6 7 (3.57%) MPLS
6 7 (3.57%) SNMP
7 6 (3.06%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (3.06%) Internet
8 5 (2.55%) Ethernet
8 5 (2.55%) LAN
8 5 (2.55%) WAN
9 3 (1.53%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (1.02%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.02%) SSL
11 1 (0.51%) Broadband
11 1 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.67%) MySQL
2 15 (7.65%) Big Data
3 13 (6.63%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.59%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.08%) Redis
6 6 (3.06%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.02%) Riak
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.51%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 42 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 35 (17.86%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.63%) Vagrant
4 11 (5.61%) Subversion
4 11 (5.61%) TeamCity
5 8 (4.08%) JIRA
6 7 (3.57%) Redmine
7 5 (2.55%) Ant
8 4 (2.04%) Maven
8 4 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.53%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.02%) GoCD
10 2 (1.02%) RSpec
10 2 (1.02%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.02%) Yeoman
11 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.51%) GitLab
11 1 (0.51%) MSI
11 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (9.69%) Games
2 16 (8.16%) Finance
3 10 (5.10%) Retail
4 5 (2.55%) Marketing
5 3 (1.53%) Advertising
5 3 (1.53%) Law
5 3 (1.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.18%) Node.js
2 17 (8.67%) REST
3 15 (7.65%) .NET
3 15 (7.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 15 (7.65%) OpenCL
3 15 (7.65%) OpenCV
3 15 (7.65%) STL
4 14 (7.14%) Web Services
5 12 (6.12%) ELK Stack
6 10 (5.10%) SOAP
7 9 (4.59%) Serverless Framework
7 9 (4.59%) Spring
8 8 (4.08%) LAMP
8 8 (4.08%) Spring Boot
9 7 (3.57%) Middleware
10 5 (2.55%) HTML
11 4 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (2.04%) J2EE
11 4 (2.04%) JMS
11 4 (2.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.55%) Clustering
3 5 (2.55%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.55%) Cybercrime
3 5 (2.55%) EMC VNX
3 5 (2.55%) Fintech
3 5 (2.55%) NHS
4 4 (2.04%) PKI
4 4 (2.04%) Replication
5 3 (1.53%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.53%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.53%) Physics
6 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.02%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.02%) Home Automation
7 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.51%) e-Health
7 1 (0.51%) Social Network
7 1 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 120 (61.22%) Linux
2 41 (20.92%) Windows
3 26 (13.27%) Unix
4 24 (12.24%) Windows Server
5 15 (7.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.10%) CentOS
8 8 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.04%) Android
10 2 (1.02%) CoreOS
10 2 (1.02%) Solaris
10 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.51%) Debian
11 1 (0.51%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (39.80%) DevOps
3 72 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (19.39%) Open Source
5 32 (16.33%) Configuration Management
6 30 (15.31%) Scrum
7 27 (13.78%) Software Engineering
8 23 (11.73%) ITIL
9 20 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (7.65%) Mentoring
10 15 (7.65%) Signal Processing
10 15 (7.65%) Software Delivery
10 15 (7.65%) TDD
11 13 (6.63%) SOA
12 12 (6.12%) Coaching
12 12 (6.12%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.12%) High Availability
13 11 (5.61%) Virtual Environments
14 10 (5.10%) API Development
14 10 (5.10%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 82 (41.84%) Python
2 48 (24.49%) Ruby
3 30 (15.31%) Bash Shell
3 30 (15.31%) Java
4 28 (14.29%) Perl
5 26 (13.27%) C
5 26 (13.27%) C++
6 23 (11.73%) SQL
7 10 (5.10%) Scala
7 10 (5.10%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.59%) C#
9 8 (4.08%) Go
10 7 (3.57%) JavaScript
10 7 (3.57%) Korn
10 7 (3.57%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.06%) Groovy
11 6 (3.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (11.22%) DV Cleared
5 18 (9.18%) CCNA
5 18 (9.18%) MCSE
6 17 (8.67%) CISSP
6 17 (8.67%) CompTIA Security+
6 17 (8.67%) GIAC
6 17 (8.67%) Linux+ Certification
6 17 (8.67%) Network+ Certification
6 17 (8.67%) SANS
6 17 (8.67%) Security+ Certification
6 17 (8.67%) SSCP
7 16 (8.16%) Degree
8 7 (3.57%) CCIE
8 7 (3.57%) JNCIP
9 6 (3.06%) CCNP
9 6 (3.06%) RHCE
9 6 (3.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) SLA
2 6 (3.06%) QA
3 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (18.37%) Docker
2 21 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 20 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (7.14%) vSphere
5 12 (6.12%) VMware ESX
6 8 (4.08%) Xen
6 8 (4.08%) XenServer
7 7 (3.57%) NFS
7 7 (3.57%) Samba
8 5 (2.55%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.53%) Squid
10 2 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (1.02%) Ceph
10 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
10 2 (1.02%) Varnish
10 2 (1.02%) XenApp
11 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.51%) vCloud
11 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 59 (30.10%) Puppet
2 39 (19.90%) Ansible
3 32 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (13.78%) Terraform
5 13 (6.63%) Consul
5 13 (6.63%) Packer
6 11 (5.61%) Nagios
7 9 (4.59%) Kubernetes
8 8 (4.08%) Cobbler
8 8 (4.08%) Tivoli
9 7 (3.57%) rkt
10 5 (2.55%) HP SIM
10 5 (2.55%) Mesos
10 5 (2.55%) Salt
10 5 (2.55%) SCOM
11 4 (2.04%) FortiGate
12 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (1.02%) Grafana
13 2 (1.02%) HAProxy
13 2 (1.02%) Rancher
Vendors
1 28 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.76%) VMware
3 22 (11.22%) Google
4 21 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 18 (9.18%) Cisco
6 15 (7.65%) Intel
7 12 (6.12%) EMC
7 12 (6.12%) Oracle
8 10 (5.10%) Atlassian
9 9 (4.59%) F5
9 9 (4.59%) NetApp
10 8 (4.08%) EnterpriseDB
10 8 (4.08%) Juniper
11 7 (3.57%) Citrix
11 7 (3.57%) Palo Alto
11 7 (3.57%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.55%) HP
12 5 (2.55%) IBM
12 5 (2.55%) LANDesk
13 4 (2.04%) CheckPoint
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