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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform Engineer
England / London
Rank 536 623 636
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 54 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.039% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.041% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 20
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 £52,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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
32377 39014 40066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27430 33625 33882
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +42 5 £90,000 +140.00% 1
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 48 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (57.50%) DevOps
3 44 (55.00%) Java
4 43 (53.75%) Python
4 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (37.50%) Puppet
6 29 (36.25%) Linux
7 27 (33.75%) Docker
8 25 (31.25%) Microservices
9 24 (30.00%) Jenkins
10 22 (27.50%) TDD
11 21 (26.25%) Terraform
12 20 (25.00%) Ruby
12 20 (25.00%) SQL
13 19 (23.75%) Configuration Management
14 18 (22.50%) Ansible
15 17 (21.25%) Unix
16 15 (18.75%) Finance
16 15 (18.75%) IaaS
16 15 (18.75%) Go
16 15 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
16 15 (18.75%) Scala
17 12 (15.00%) Node.js
17 12 (15.00%) Big Data
17 12 (15.00%) SOA
18 11 (13.75%) Oracle
18 11 (13.75%) Google
18 11 (13.75%) JIRA
18 11 (13.75%) Bash Shell

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 (13.75%) Apache Spark
2 7 (8.75%) Skype for Business
2 7 (8.75%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.25%) Confluence
4 5 (6.25%) SAS
5 4 (5.00%) nginx
6 3 (3.75%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.50%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.50%) CloudStack
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 48 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (18.75%) IaaS
3 9 (11.25%) PaaS
4 6 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.75%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.75%) Bluemix
6 3 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (3.75%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (2.50%) Datadog
7 2 (2.50%) GitHub
7 2 (2.50%) SaaS
7 2 (2.50%) Slack
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) FIX Connectivity
2 7 (8.75%) Skype
3 3 (3.75%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.50%) Firewall
4 2 (2.50%) HTTP
4 2 (2.50%) Internet
4 2 (2.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) Big Data
2 10 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.75%) Redis
4 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.75%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.75%) Text Mining
6 3 (3.75%) Triplestore
7 2 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.50%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.50%) MySQL
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.75%) JIRA
3 9 (11.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.50%) Subversion
6 2 (2.50%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.50%) Yeoman
7 1 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Banking
2 7 (8.75%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Games
3 5 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) Node.js
2 10 (12.50%) .NET
2 10 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (12.50%) REST
3 9 (11.25%) FIX Protocol
3 9 (11.25%) Serverless Framework
4 8 (10.00%) Sensu
4 8 (10.00%) SOAP
5 7 (8.75%) HTML
6 5 (6.25%) Apache Camel
6 5 (6.25%) Kafka
6 5 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (6.25%) Spring
6 5 (6.25%) Spring Boot
7 4 (5.00%) LAMP
8 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.75%) React
8 3 (3.75%) RESTful
9 2 (2.50%) Web Services
10 1 (1.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 5 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (2.50%) Equities
3 2 (2.50%) Fintech
3 2 (2.50%) HP Storage
3 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.50%) Semantic Web
3 2 (2.50%) Social Network
4 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.25%) Vector Graphics
4 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.25%) Linux
2 17 (21.25%) Unix
3 8 (10.00%) CentOS
4 5 (6.25%) Windows
5 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) DevOps
2 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (31.25%) Microservices
5 22 (27.50%) TDD
6 19 (23.75%) Configuration Management
7 12 (15.00%) SOA
8 10 (12.50%) Open Source
9 9 (11.25%) Analytics
9 9 (11.25%) Fund Management
9 9 (11.25%) Software Delivery
9 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.00%) BDD
10 8 (10.00%) Investment Management
10 8 (10.00%) Pair Programming
11 7 (8.75%) Front End Development
11 7 (8.75%) Process Improvement
11 7 (8.75%) Scrum
11 7 (8.75%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (8.75%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.00%) Java
2 43 (53.75%) Python
3 20 (25.00%) Ruby
3 20 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (18.75%) Go
4 15 (18.75%) Scala
5 11 (13.75%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.00%) C#
8 3 (3.75%) C
8 3 (3.75%) C++
8 3 (3.75%) R
8 3 (3.75%) SPARQL
9 2 (2.50%) Groovy
9 2 (2.50%) Perl
9 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.25%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.25%) F#
10 1 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) RHCE
2 1 (1.25%) VCP5
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) GCP
2 1 (1.25%) HIPAA
System Software
1 27 (33.75%) Docker
2 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.00%) vSphere
4 2 (2.50%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.50%) Varnish
4 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.50%) Xen
4 2 (2.50%) XenApp
4 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.50%) XenServer
5 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (37.50%) Puppet
2 21 (26.25%) Terraform
3 18 (22.50%) Ansible
4 15 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (8.75%) ITRS Geneos
5 7 (8.75%) Kubernetes
6 5 (6.25%) Mesos
7 4 (5.00%) HAProxy
8 3 (3.75%) Rancher
8 3 (3.75%) rkt
9 2 (2.50%) Cobbler
9 2 (2.50%) Consul
9 2 (2.50%) Grafana
9 2 (2.50%) Graphite
9 2 (2.50%) Packer
10 1 (1.25%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (1.25%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (1.25%) Marathon
10 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Google
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.75%) Charles River
3 7 (8.75%) IBM
3 7 (8.75%) NetApp
4 6 (7.50%) EMC
5 5 (6.25%) Adobe
6 4 (5.00%) Cloudera
6 4 (5.00%) VMware
7 3 (3.75%) AppDynamics
7 3 (3.75%) New Relic
7 3 (3.75%) Splunk
8 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.50%) Citrix
8 2 (2.50%) CommVault
8 2 (2.50%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (2.50%) HP
8 2 (2.50%) Juniper
8 2 (2.50%) SaltStack
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Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
asos
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum +equity +bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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