The table below looks at the statistics for the Platform Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform Engineer
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
Platform Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
917 1173 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.12% 96.15% 93.58%
Number of salaries quoted 831 963 989
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Platform Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Platform Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Platform Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Platform Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL