The first table below looks at the demand for the Platform Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform Architect
Rank 659 - 643
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Architect 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% - 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £92,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46874 43055 52359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.73% 93.92% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38720 36351 45400
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Platform Architect
England

Platform Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Platform Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Fixed Income
2 5 (62.50%) ION Trading
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) nginx
5 1 (12.50%) ION MarketView
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Varnish
5 1 (12.50%) Akamai
5 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (12.50%) Publishing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Intel
5 1 (12.50%) SAN

Platform Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Platform Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
1 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Fixed Income
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Scrum
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) ION Trading
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Akamai
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Intel