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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 589 631 666
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 31 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.067% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.071% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 9
Median salary £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,450 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £36,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+51.72% -14.70%
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
37710 42519 46086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.63% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32780 35978 38665
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 £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +63 9 £60,000 +5.26% 1
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (59.52%) Python
2 46 (54.76%) DevOps
3 43 (51.19%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (48.81%) Amazon AWS
6 36 (42.86%) Docker
7 33 (39.29%) Ansible
8 30 (35.71%) Ruby
9 29 (34.52%) Windows
9 29 (34.52%) Linux
10 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
10 25 (29.76%) PaaS
11 23 (27.38%) Opscode Chef
11 23 (27.38%) Java
11 23 (27.38%) Scrum
12 22 (26.19%) Open Source
13 21 (25.00%) Puppet
14 19 (22.62%) vSphere
14 19 (22.62%) Unix
15 18 (21.43%) Configuration Management
16 17 (20.24%) VMware
17 16 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
17 16 (19.05%) Jenkins
17 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (17.86%) Windows Server
18 15 (17.86%) Red Hat
18 15 (17.86%) Perl
19 14 (16.67%) ITIL
19 14 (16.67%) Finance

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 (11.90%) OpenStack
2 9 (10.71%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (10.71%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.33%) CloudStack
3 7 (8.33%) JBoss
3 7 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.14%) Apache
5 5 (5.95%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (4.76%) CMS
6 4 (4.76%) Drupal
6 4 (4.76%) Lightstreamer
7 3 (3.57%) nginx
8 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.38%) IIS
9 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 41 (48.81%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (29.76%) PaaS
3 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (14.29%) IaaS
5 11 (13.10%) OpenShift
6 4 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.19%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (1.19%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (7.14%) Firewall
2 5 (5.95%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.57%) Internet
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (2.38%) SAN
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.19%) DHCP
5 1 (1.19%) FCoE
5 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) Big Data
2 5 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.95%) MySQL
2 5 (5.95%) Redis
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.90%) TeamCity
4 9 (10.71%) Subversion
5 4 (4.76%) RSpec
5 4 (4.76%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.38%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.19%) JMeter
7 1 (1.19%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.19%) The Grinder
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Games
2 8 (9.52%) Law
3 3 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.38%) Advertising
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.29%) Node.js
2 10 (11.90%) .NET
2 10 (11.90%) REST
3 8 (9.52%) Serverless Framework
3 8 (9.52%) SOAP
3 8 (9.52%) Spring
3 8 (9.52%) Spring Boot
4 7 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (7.14%) JMS
6 5 (5.95%) J2EE
6 5 (5.95%) Middleware
7 4 (4.76%) Java EE
7 4 (4.76%) Kafka
7 4 (4.76%) MCollective
8 2 (2.38%) ELK Stack
8 2 (2.38%) mod_rewrite
8 2 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.19%) LAMP
9 1 (1.19%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Replication
2 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.71%) EMC VNX
4 8 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.14%) PKI
6 4 (4.76%) Cloud Native
7 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.57%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.57%) Physics
8 2 (2.38%) Home Automation
8 2 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.38%) Social Media
9 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.19%) e-Health
9 1 (1.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.19%) FlexPod
9 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.19%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.52%) Linux
1 29 (34.52%) Windows
2 19 (22.62%) Unix
3 15 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.76%) Mesosphere
6 1 (1.19%) CentOS
6 1 (1.19%) CoreOS
6 1 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) DevOps
2 43 (51.19%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (27.38%) Scrum
5 22 (26.19%) Open Source
6 18 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 16 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (16.67%) ITIL
9 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.52%) API Development
10 8 (9.52%) BDD
10 8 (9.52%) Pair Programming
10 8 (9.52%) SOA
10 8 (9.52%) Software Delivery
10 8 (9.52%) TDD
11 7 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
11 7 (8.33%) DSDM
11 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (8.33%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) Python
2 30 (35.71%) Ruby
3 23 (27.38%) Java
4 15 (17.86%) Perl
5 10 (11.90%) Bash Shell
5 10 (11.90%) Scala
6 7 (8.33%) SQL
7 6 (7.14%) C++
7 6 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.76%) C
8 4 (4.76%) C#
8 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.38%) Go
9 2 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) MCSE
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.19%) EMC Certification
3 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (42.86%) Docker
2 19 (22.62%) vSphere
3 16 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (13.10%) Active Directory
5 10 (11.90%) Xen
6 7 (8.33%) XenServer
7 5 (5.95%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (4.76%) Squid
8 4 (4.76%) Varnish
9 2 (2.38%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.19%) HDFS
10 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 33 (39.29%) Ansible
2 23 (27.38%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (25.00%) Puppet
4 10 (11.90%) Terraform
5 9 (10.71%) Salt
6 6 (7.14%) Cobbler
6 6 (7.14%) Mesos
6 6 (7.14%) Nagios
6 6 (7.14%) Tivoli
7 5 (5.95%) Kubernetes
8 4 (4.76%) SCCM
8 4 (4.76%) SCOM
9 3 (3.57%) Rancher
10 2 (2.38%) logstash
10 2 (2.38%) Marathon
10 2 (2.38%) ZABBIX
11 1 (1.19%) Consul
11 1 (1.19%) Kibana
11 1 (1.19%) Packer
Vendors
1 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.24%) VMware
3 15 (17.86%) Red Hat
4 12 (14.29%) Google
5 10 (11.90%) EMC
5 10 (11.90%) Oracle
6 8 (9.52%) Atlassian
7 7 (8.33%) IBM
7 7 (8.33%) Splunk
8 6 (7.14%) EnterpriseDB
8 6 (7.14%) Fiorano
9 5 (5.95%) Cisco
10 4 (4.76%) Adobe
10 4 (4.76%) Akamai
10 4 (4.76%) AppDynamics
10 4 (4.76%) CommVault
10 4 (4.76%) F5
10 4 (4.76%) Rackspace
10 4 (4.76%) SaltStack
10 4 (4.76%) Terracotta
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London - Grays Inn Road
ITV
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Wipro
Salary: Highly competitive salary.
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Wipro
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago