The table below looks at the statistics for the Platform Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform Manager
Rank 847 848 855
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 23 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.008% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.008% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 16
Average salary £55,500 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.20% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.00% +19.04%
Platform Manager
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
101684 96224 107055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83079 80543 92244
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Platform Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Platform Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Platform Manager Salary Trend in England

Platform Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Platform Manager Salary Histogram in England

Platform Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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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 -5 9 £53,750 -14.00%
West Midlands - 5 £62,500 -
South East -3 3 £38,500 -33.04%
South West - 3 £51,500 -
East of England - 3 £58,250 -
Platform Manager
UK

Platform Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 28 (49.12%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Oracle
3 14 (24.56%) ITIL
4 12 (21.05%) SAP
5 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
6 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.79%) UNIX
6 9 (15.79%) Windows
7 8 (14.04%) Java
7 8 (14.04%) Publishing
7 8 (14.04%) Project Management
7 8 (14.04%) Product Management
8 7 (12.28%) Analytics
8 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.28%) Banking
8 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
8 7 (12.28%) J2EE
9 6 (10.53%) Linux
9 6 (10.53%) SQL
9 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.53%) Documentum
9 6 (10.53%) Web Application Development
10 5 (8.77%) SAP BPC
10 5 (8.77%) SAP Basis
10 5 (8.77%) Migration
10 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (8.77%) MS Office
11 4 (7.02%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (7.02%) MySQL

Platform Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 6 (10.53%) Documentum
2 2 (3.51%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.75%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) LDAP
1 4 (7.02%) SAN
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.02%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.26%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.51%) DB2
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) QlikView
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 28 (49.12%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Publishing
3 7 (12.28%) Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Marketing
5 3 (5.26%) Front Office
6 2 (3.51%) Advertising
7 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) J2EE
2 5 (8.77%) SAP Basis
3 2 (3.51%) RESTful
4 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) E-Learning
2 3 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.51%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) iSeries
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) UNIX
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
4 8 (14.04%) Product Management
4 8 (14.04%) Project Management
5 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.28%) Analytics
6 6 (10.53%) Web Application Development
6 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.77%) Migration
8 4 (7.02%) Scrum
8 4 (7.02%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.26%) Cash Management
9 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.26%) Content Management
9 3 (5.26%) Logistics
9 3 (5.26%) B2C
9 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) Java
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
3 4 (7.02%) Perl
4 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.75%) PMP
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle
2 12 (21.05%) SAP
3 4 (7.02%) Sybase
3 4 (7.02%) Sun
3 4 (7.02%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) EMC
6 1 (1.75%) Sage
6 1 (1.75%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Business Objects