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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 593 633 661
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 25 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.062% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.065% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 9
Median salary £65,000 £58,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% -6.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +37.50%
Platform Engineer
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
37500 41450 44407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.57% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32592 35224 37002
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in London

Platform Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

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

Platform Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Platform Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
City of London +64 11 £62,500 +9.64% 2
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 London region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 50 (65.79%) Python
2 45 (59.21%) DevOps
3 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (56.58%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
6 34 (44.74%) Ansible
7 33 (43.42%) Docker
8 31 (40.79%) Ruby
9 29 (38.16%) Linux
10 24 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
10 24 (31.58%) PaaS
11 23 (30.26%) Scrum
12 22 (28.95%) Open Source
12 22 (28.95%) Puppet
13 21 (27.63%) Windows
14 20 (26.32%) Java
15 18 (23.68%) Configuration Management
15 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
16 16 (21.05%) IaaS
16 16 (21.05%) Perl
17 15 (19.74%) Unix
17 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
17 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
18 14 (18.42%) Node.js
19 13 (17.11%) ITIL
19 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
20 12 (15.79%) Google
20 12 (15.79%) VMware
20 12 (15.79%) Red Hat
20 12 (15.79%) vSphere

Platform Engineer 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 10 (13.16%) OpenStack
2 9 (11.84%) JBoss
2 9 (11.84%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.84%) WebLogic
3 8 (10.53%) Apache
3 8 (10.53%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (9.21%) WebSphere
5 6 (7.89%) MS Exchange
6 5 (6.58%) CloudStack
6 5 (6.58%) nginx
7 4 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Drupal
7 4 (5.26%) IIS
7 4 (5.26%) Lightstreamer
8 2 (2.63%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.63%) CMS
9 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (31.58%) PaaS
3 16 (21.05%) IaaS
4 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (9.21%) OpenShift
6 4 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.63%) SaaS
8 1 (1.32%) Apcera
8 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.32%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (1.32%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (7.89%) Firewall
2 5 (6.58%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.95%) DNS
3 3 (3.95%) Internet
4 2 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.32%) FCoE
5 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) Big Data
2 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
2 7 (9.21%) MySQL
3 6 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.58%) Redis
4 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.63%) Riak
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.32%) HBase
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.47%) Subversion
4 10 (13.16%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.26%) RSpec
5 4 (5.26%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.63%) Ant
6 2 (2.63%) GoCD
6 2 (2.63%) Maven
6 2 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.63%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.63%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.32%) JMeter
7 1 (1.32%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.32%) The Grinder
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Games
3 4 (5.26%) Law
4 2 (2.63%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) Node.js
2 9 (11.84%) .NET
2 9 (11.84%) REST
3 8 (10.53%) Serverless Framework
3 8 (10.53%) SOAP
3 8 (10.53%) Spring
3 8 (10.53%) Spring Boot
4 7 (9.21%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (7.89%) JMS
6 5 (6.58%) J2EE
6 5 (6.58%) Middleware
7 4 (5.26%) Kafka
7 4 (5.26%) MCollective
8 3 (3.95%) LAMP
8 3 (3.95%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (2.63%) Java EE
9 2 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (2.63%) mod_rewrite
10 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.32%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.21%) Replication
3 5 (6.58%) EMC VNX
3 5 (6.58%) PKI
4 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.95%) Physics
5 2 (2.63%) Home Automation
6 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.32%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.32%) e-Health
6 1 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.32%) Fintech
6 1 (1.32%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Social Media
6 1 (1.32%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.16%) Linux
2 21 (27.63%) Windows
3 15 (19.74%) Unix
4 12 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.95%) CoreOS
7 2 (2.63%) Solaris
8 1 (1.32%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.32%) Mesosphere
8 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) DevOps
2 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (56.58%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (30.26%) Scrum
5 22 (28.95%) Open Source
6 18 (23.68%) Configuration Management
7 13 (17.11%) ITIL
7 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
8 11 (14.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (13.16%) Software Delivery
10 8 (10.53%) API Development
10 8 (10.53%) BDD
10 8 (10.53%) Pair Programming
10 8 (10.53%) SOA
10 8 (10.53%) TDD
11 7 (9.21%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (7.89%) Analytics
12 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.89%) Server Virtualisation
13 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 50 (65.79%) Python
2 31 (40.79%) Ruby
3 20 (26.32%) Java
4 16 (21.05%) Perl
5 10 (13.16%) Bash Shell
5 10 (13.16%) Scala
6 8 (10.53%) SQL
7 6 (7.89%) C++
8 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.26%) C
9 4 (5.26%) Go
9 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.63%) C#
11 2 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.95%) MCSE
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.32%) EMC Certification
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (43.42%) Docker
2 12 (15.79%) vSphere
3 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.89%) Xen
5 5 (6.58%) XenServer
6 4 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (5.26%) Squid
6 4 (5.26%) Varnish
7 2 (2.63%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.32%) HDFS
8 1 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (44.74%) Ansible
2 24 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (28.95%) Puppet
4 11 (14.47%) Terraform
5 9 (11.84%) Salt
6 8 (10.53%) Nagios
7 7 (9.21%) Kubernetes
8 5 (6.58%) Cobbler
8 5 (6.58%) Tivoli
9 4 (5.26%) Mesos
9 4 (5.26%) ZABBIX
10 2 (2.63%) Control-M
10 2 (2.63%) Rancher
10 2 (2.63%) rkt
10 2 (2.63%) Unicenter
11 1 (1.32%) Consul
11 1 (1.32%) logstash
11 1 (1.32%) Marathon
11 1 (1.32%) Packer
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.79%) Google
2 12 (15.79%) Red Hat
2 12 (15.79%) VMware
3 11 (14.47%) Oracle
4 8 (10.53%) Atlassian
5 7 (9.21%) IBM
6 6 (7.89%) EMC
6 6 (7.89%) Fiorano
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco
7 5 (6.58%) EnterpriseDB
8 4 (5.26%) Adobe
8 4 (5.26%) Akamai
8 4 (5.26%) AppDynamics
8 4 (5.26%) F5
8 4 (5.26%) Rackspace
8 4 (5.26%) SaltStack
8 4 (5.26%) Terracotta
9 3 (3.95%) Brocade
9 3 (3.95%) New Relic
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