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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform Engineer
England / London
Rank 548 630 619
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 42 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.030% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.031% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 18
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £64,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £75,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%

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
31924 39083 39674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.85% 96.16% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27082 33612 33758
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +37 4 £90,000 +140.00% 1
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 43 (62.32%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (59.42%) DevOps
3 38 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (53.62%) Python
5 33 (47.83%) Java
5 33 (47.83%) Puppet
6 27 (39.13%) Jenkins
7 26 (37.68%) Linux
7 26 (37.68%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (36.23%) Docker
9 24 (34.78%) Terraform
10 22 (31.88%) Ansible
10 22 (31.88%) Configuration Management
11 19 (27.54%) Ruby
12 18 (26.09%) Microservices
12 18 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (20.29%) IaaS
14 13 (18.84%) Go
14 13 (18.84%) TDD
14 13 (18.84%) Unix
15 12 (17.39%) SQL
15 12 (17.39%) Node.js
16 11 (15.94%) Apache Spark
16 11 (15.94%) Bash Shell
16 11 (15.94%) Scala
17 10 (14.49%) Hadoop
17 10 (14.49%) Open Source
17 10 (14.49%) Finance
18 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
18 9 (13.04%) Scrum

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 11 (15.94%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (7.25%) Confluence
3 5 (7.25%) OpenStack
3 5 (7.25%) SAS
3 5 (7.25%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.80%) nginx
5 3 (4.35%) CloudStack
5 3 (4.35%) JBoss
6 2 (2.90%) Apache
6 2 (2.90%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.90%) IIS
6 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 43 (62.32%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.29%) IaaS
3 9 (13.04%) PaaS
4 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (5.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.35%) Bluemix
6 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (4.35%) SaaS
7 2 (2.90%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.90%) GitHub
7 2 (2.90%) Slack
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Skype
2 3 (4.35%) Kerberos
3 2 (2.90%) DNS
3 2 (2.90%) HTTP
3 2 (2.90%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) Hadoop
2 9 (13.04%) Big Data
3 6 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.25%) Redis
5 4 (5.80%) MySQL
6 3 (4.35%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.90%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.90%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.90%) Riak
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.45%) Text Mining
8 1 (1.45%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 27 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.70%) JIRA
4 5 (7.25%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (5.80%) Subversion
6 2 (2.90%) Ant
6 2 (2.90%) GoCD
6 2 (2.90%) Maven
6 2 (2.90%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.90%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.90%) Yeoman
7 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Marketing
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Games
3 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) Node.js
2 8 (11.59%) .NET
2 8 (11.59%) ELK Stack
2 8 (11.59%) REST
2 8 (11.59%) Sensu
3 6 (8.70%) HTML
3 6 (8.70%) LAMP
3 6 (8.70%) Serverless Framework
3 6 (8.70%) SOAP
4 5 (7.25%) Kafka
5 4 (5.80%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.35%) Apache Camel
6 3 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.35%) React
6 3 (4.35%) Spring
6 3 (4.35%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.90%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (2.90%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Fixed Income
2 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.90%) Fintech
2 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.90%) Social Network
3 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.45%) Equities
3 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.68%) Linux
2 13 (18.84%) Unix
3 8 (11.59%) CentOS
4 5 (7.25%) Windows
5 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.90%) CoreOS
6 2 (2.90%) Solaris
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) DevOps
2 38 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (37.68%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (31.88%) Configuration Management
5 18 (26.09%) Microservices
6 13 (18.84%) TDD
7 10 (14.49%) Open Source
8 9 (13.04%) Scrum
8 9 (13.04%) SOA
8 9 (13.04%) Software Delivery
8 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.14%) Analytics
10 6 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (8.70%) Pair Programming
11 5 (7.25%) Document Management
11 5 (7.25%) Front End Development
11 5 (7.25%) Knowledge Management
12 4 (5.80%) BDD
12 4 (5.80%) Functional Programming
12 4 (5.80%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) Python
2 33 (47.83%) Java
3 19 (27.54%) Ruby
4 13 (18.84%) Go
5 12 (17.39%) SQL
6 11 (15.94%) Bash Shell
6 11 (15.94%) Scala
7 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.25%) Perl
9 4 (5.80%) C#
10 3 (4.35%) C
10 3 (4.35%) C++
10 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.35%) R
10 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.45%) F#
11 1 (1.45%) PHP
11 1 (1.45%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) HIPAA
System Software
1 25 (36.23%) Docker
2 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.35%) vSphere
3 3 (4.35%) Xen
3 3 (4.35%) XenServer
4 2 (2.90%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.90%) Varnish
4 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (47.83%) Puppet
2 24 (34.78%) Terraform
3 22 (31.88%) Ansible
4 18 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (13.04%) Kubernetes
6 6 (8.70%) Mesos
7 5 (7.25%) rkt
8 3 (4.35%) Cobbler
8 3 (4.35%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (4.35%) Rancher
9 2 (2.90%) Consul
9 2 (2.90%) Control-M
9 2 (2.90%) Grafana
9 2 (2.90%) Graphite
9 2 (2.90%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.90%) Nagios
9 2 (2.90%) Packer
9 2 (2.90%) Unicenter
9 2 (2.90%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.45%) Marathon
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) Google
3 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.25%) Adobe
4 5 (7.25%) EMC
4 5 (7.25%) NetApp
4 5 (7.25%) New Relic
5 4 (5.80%) Cloudera
6 3 (4.35%) AppDynamics
6 3 (4.35%) Charles River
6 3 (4.35%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (4.35%) IBM
6 3 (4.35%) Splunk
7 2 (2.90%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.45%) Apple
8 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.45%) EXASOL
8 1 (1.45%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.45%) Netezza
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
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DCV Technologies
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum amazing benefits packages
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits packages
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Amazing benefits packages
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago