The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Platform Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Architect
Rank 594 645 651
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Architect 16 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.027% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.029% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 7
Median salary £80,000 £90,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £82,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
Platform Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36316 42094 44007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31475 35861 36604
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Platform Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Platform Architect in the job title.

Platform Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Platform Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Platform Architect Salary Trend in London

Platform Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Platform Architect Salary Histogram in London

Platform Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Platform Architect 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 London region featuring Platform Architect in the job title.

1 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) DevOps
3 9 (39.13%) Performance Optimisation
4 8 (34.78%) Database Optimisation
4 8 (34.78%) Relational Database
4 8 (34.78%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (34.78%) Couchbase
4 8 (34.78%) Vertica
4 8 (34.78%) ParAccel
4 8 (34.78%) Data Architecture
4 8 (34.78%) PaaS
4 8 (34.78%) Hadoop
4 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
4 8 (34.78%) NoSQL
4 8 (34.78%) Big Data
4 8 (34.78%) Data Security
4 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
4 8 (34.78%) RDBMS
5 7 (30.43%) SaaS
5 7 (30.43%) IaaS
6 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (13.04%) Microservices
7 2 (8.70%) Anomaly Detection
7 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.70%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (8.70%) JSON
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering

Platform Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (4.35%) CloudStack
1 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (34.78%) PaaS
4 7 (30.43%) IaaS
4 7 (30.43%) SaaS
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Amazon Redshift
1 8 (34.78%) Big Data
1 8 (34.78%) Couchbase
1 8 (34.78%) Hadoop
1 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
1 8 (34.78%) NoSQL
1 8 (34.78%) RDBMS
1 8 (34.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Local Government
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) JSON
1 2 (8.70%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) OAuth
2 1 (4.35%) OpenID
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) Sass
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps
2 9 (39.13%) Performance Optimisation
3 8 (34.78%) Data Architecture
3 8 (34.78%) Data Security
3 8 (34.78%) Database Optimisation
3 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) Microservices
5 2 (8.70%) Anomaly Detection
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.70%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) B2B
6 1 (4.35%) B2C
6 1 (4.35%) Business Development
6 1 (4.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) ParAccel
1 8 (34.78%) Vertica
2 1 (4.35%) Juniper
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) VMware