The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform Architect
Rank 604 658 612
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Architect 13 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £90,000 £91,250 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £75,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +76.47%
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
40856 46590 41043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.45% 93.83% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34522 39077 34537
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 3 June 2015.

Platform Architect Salary Histogram in London

Platform Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London - 3 - - 1
Platform Architect
England

Platform Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 11 (44.00%) PaaS
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (32.00%) RESTful
4 8 (32.00%) IaaS
5 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
5 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (28.00%) VMware
6 6 (24.00%) Banking
6 6 (24.00%) Puppet
6 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (20.00%) vCloud
7 5 (20.00%) Product Management
7 5 (20.00%) Firewall
7 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.00%) SAP
7 5 (20.00%) Ansible
7 5 (20.00%) Private Cloud
7 5 (20.00%) Public Cloud
8 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle
8 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
8 4 (16.00%) Web Development
9 3 (12.00%) Degree
9 3 (12.00%) Online Banking
9 3 (12.00%) SaaS
9 3 (12.00%) Office 365
9 3 (12.00%) SIEM

Platform Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) PaaS
2 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (32.00%) IaaS
4 3 (12.00%) SaaS
4 3 (12.00%) Office 365
4 3 (12.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (8.00%) OpenShift
6 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.00%) WPA
4 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.00%) Intranet
4 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) OLAP
2 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.00%) OLTP
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) Xcelsius
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (24.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) RESTful
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware
2 3 (12.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Private Cloud
1 5 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (12.00%) Online Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Taxonomies
4 1 (4.00%) Ontologies
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.00%) iSeries
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) AS400
4 1 (4.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Product Management
2 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (16.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) SIEM
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (8.00%) Anomaly Detection
5 2 (8.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MBA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
1 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Dell
5 2 (8.00%) OpenText
6 1 (4.00%) Google
6 1 (4.00%) Tableau
6 1 (4.00%) Teradata
6 1 (4.00%) McAfee
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £70 - £90 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago