The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Platform Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.56% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +57.14%
Platform Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1115 1008 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.45% 96.74% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 901 823 700
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Platform Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Platform Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Platform Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cheltenham - 5 £42,500 -
Platform Engineer
South West

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 22 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (77.27%) GIAC
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 17 (77.27%) Security+ Certification
2 17 (77.27%) Network+ Certification
2 17 (77.27%) Linux+ Certification
2 17 (77.27%) CCNA
2 17 (77.27%) SSCP
2 17 (77.27%) CISSP
2 17 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (77.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (77.27%) MCSE
2 17 (77.27%) C
2 17 (77.27%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (77.27%) SANS
2 17 (77.27%) CompTIA Security+
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) VMware ESX
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
4 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 10 (45.45%) Games
4 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 10 (45.45%) Coaching
4 10 (45.45%) Reverse Engineering
5 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) FCoE
3 7 (31.82%) SNMP
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) JIRA
1 7 (31.82%) Redmine
General
1 10 (45.45%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) CentOS
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Coaching
2 10 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
2 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Reverse Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) High Availability
3 7 (31.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C
2 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
2 7 (31.82%) Korn
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (77.27%) CCNA
2 17 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (77.27%) CISSP
2 17 (77.27%) CompTIA Security+
2 17 (77.27%) GIAC
2 17 (77.27%) Linux+ Certification
2 17 (77.27%) MCSE
2 17 (77.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (77.27%) Network+ Certification
2 17 (77.27%) SANS
2 17 (77.27%) Security+ Certification
2 17 (77.27%) SSCP
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) VMware ESX
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (31.82%) NFS
3 7 (31.82%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Ansible
1 7 (31.82%) Nagios
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) EMC
2 7 (31.82%) NetApp
2 7 (31.82%) SolarWinds
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat