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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 590 623 659
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 24 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.052% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.055% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 6
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%
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
36094 42172 43922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.71% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31298 35884 36546
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 £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +49 8 £65,000 +14.03% 2
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 46 (67.65%) Python
2 40 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (55.88%) DevOps
5 36 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (44.12%) Ruby
7 27 (39.71%) Ansible
7 27 (39.71%) Docker
8 23 (33.82%) Open Source
8 23 (33.82%) Linux
9 22 (32.35%) PaaS
10 20 (29.41%) Scrum
11 19 (27.94%) Java
11 19 (27.94%) Opscode Chef
11 19 (27.94%) Puppet
12 16 (23.53%) IaaS
12 16 (23.53%) Jenkins
12 16 (23.53%) Windows
12 16 (23.53%) Configuration Management
13 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
14 14 (20.59%) Perl
15 13 (19.12%) Unix
15 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
16 12 (17.65%) Node.js
16 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
17 11 (16.18%) Software Delivery
17 11 (16.18%) Terraform
18 10 (14.71%) REST
18 10 (14.71%) Big Data
18 10 (14.71%) Scala

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 8 (11.76%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (11.76%) JBoss
2 7 (10.29%) OpenStack
2 7 (10.29%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.35%) Apache
5 4 (5.88%) CloudStack
5 4 (5.88%) IIS
5 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.88%) nginx
6 2 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.94%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.94%) Drupal
6 2 (2.94%) Lightstreamer
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (32.35%) PaaS
3 16 (23.53%) IaaS
4 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (8.82%) OpenShift
6 3 (4.41%) SaaS
7 1 (1.47%) Apcera
7 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (7.35%) Ethernet
2 5 (7.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.47%) FCoE
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) Big Data
2 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.35%) MySQL
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.41%) Redis
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.94%) Riak
6 1 (1.47%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.71%) Subversion
4 8 (11.76%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.94%) Ant
5 2 (2.94%) GoCD
5 2 (2.94%) Maven
5 2 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.94%) RSpec
5 2 (2.94%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.94%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (13.24%) Games
2 8 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) Node.js
2 10 (14.71%) REST
3 9 (13.24%) Serverless Framework
3 9 (13.24%) SOAP
4 8 (11.76%) Spring
4 8 (11.76%) Spring Boot
5 7 (10.29%) .NET
6 4 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (5.88%) J2EE
6 4 (5.88%) JMS
7 3 (4.41%) Middleware
8 2 (2.94%) Kafka
8 2 (2.94%) LAMP
8 2 (2.94%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (2.94%) MCollective
9 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.47%) mod_rewrite
9 1 (1.47%) React
9 1 (1.47%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.35%) EMC VNX
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.88%) PKI
3 4 (5.88%) Replication
4 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.41%) Physics
5 2 (2.94%) Home Automation
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.47%) e-Health
6 1 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.47%) Fintech
6 1 (1.47%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.47%) Social Media
6 1 (1.47%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Linux
2 16 (23.53%) Windows
3 13 (19.12%) Unix
4 8 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.94%) CoreOS
6 2 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.47%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (55.88%) DevOps
4 23 (33.82%) Open Source
5 20 (29.41%) Scrum
6 16 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
8 11 (16.18%) Software Delivery
9 10 (14.71%) ITIL
10 9 (13.24%) API Development
10 9 (13.24%) BDD
10 9 (13.24%) Pair Programming
10 9 (13.24%) SOA
10 9 (13.24%) TDD
11 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (10.29%) Analytics
13 5 (7.35%) Continuous Deployment
13 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
14 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 46 (67.65%) Python
2 30 (44.12%) Ruby
3 19 (27.94%) Java
4 14 (20.59%) Perl
5 10 (14.71%) Bash Shell
5 10 (14.71%) Scala
6 9 (13.24%) SQL
7 6 (8.82%) C
7 6 (8.82%) C++
8 4 (5.88%) Go
8 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.94%) C#
11 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.47%) MCSE
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (39.71%) Docker
2 9 (13.24%) vSphere
3 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
5 4 (5.88%) Xen
5 4 (5.88%) XenServer
6 2 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (2.94%) Squid
6 2 (2.94%) Varnish
7 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (39.71%) Ansible
2 19 (27.94%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (27.94%) Puppet
3 11 (16.18%) Terraform
4 7 (10.29%) Kubernetes
5 5 (7.35%) Mesos
6 4 (5.88%) Cobbler
6 4 (5.88%) Nagios
6 4 (5.88%) rkt
6 4 (5.88%) Salt
6 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.94%) Control-M
7 2 (2.94%) Rancher
7 2 (2.94%) Unicenter
7 2 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) Google
3 9 (13.24%) Atlassian
4 8 (11.76%) Oracle
4 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.76%) VMware
5 5 (7.35%) Cisco
5 5 (7.35%) EMC
5 5 (7.35%) IBM
6 4 (5.88%) EnterpriseDB
6 4 (5.88%) Fiorano
7 3 (4.41%) Brocade
8 2 (2.94%) Adobe
8 2 (2.94%) Akamai
8 2 (2.94%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.94%) F5
8 2 (2.94%) New Relic
8 2 (2.94%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.94%) Terracotta
9 1 (1.47%) Splunk
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: benefits
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Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for further details
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Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
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