The first table below looks at the demand for the Platform Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform Engineer
Rank 650 583 661
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 12 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.062% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.066% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 6
Average salary £35,750 £57,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.28% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Platform Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -26 1 £70,000 +30.84% 1
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Platform Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Platform Engineer in their job title.

1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Linux
3 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 10 (30.30%) Java
4 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) Degree
5 9 (27.27%) Citrix
5 9 (27.27%) Blackberry
5 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
6 8 (24.24%) Python
6 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
6 8 (24.24%) Banking
7 7 (21.21%) Investment Banking
7 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
7 7 (21.21%) XenApp
7 7 (21.21%) Hadoop
7 7 (21.21%) C#
7 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
8 6 (18.18%) Machine Learning
8 6 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.18%) Apache Hive
8 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 6 (18.18%) DNS
8 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 6 (18.18%) Statistics
8 6 (18.18%) Marketing
8 6 (18.18%) VMware
9 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008

Platform Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Platform Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Platform Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Lync
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (6.06%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) RTP
4 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 7 (21.21%) Hadoop
2 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (18.18%) Apache Hive
3 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
5 2 (6.06%) Redis
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.03%) Big Data
6 1 (3.03%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Hudson
3 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (24.24%) Banking
2 7 (21.21%) Investment Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Marketing
4 4 (12.12%) Finance
5 2 (6.06%) Games
6 1 (3.03%) Retail
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) WCF
2 1 (3.03%) Django
2 1 (3.03%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.03%) WSH
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.18%) Machine Learning
3 6 (18.18%) Statistics
4 2 (6.06%) Open Source
5 1 (3.03%) CMDB
5 1 (3.03%) Online Games
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) CentOS
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.12%) UNIX
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.12%) Scrum
2 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.09%) Kanban
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.06%) OO
4 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.06%) Workflow
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) BPEL
5 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Validation
5 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) Python
3 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.21%) C#
4 5 (15.15%) Perl
5 4 (12.12%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) Ruby
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.03%) Scala
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) RHCE
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) XenApp
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
5 4 (12.12%) Xen
6 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
6 3 (9.09%) NFS
6 3 (9.09%) vCloud
7 2 (6.06%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (6.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Nagios
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 4 (12.12%) SCOM
3 3 (9.09%) SCCM
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (9.09%) Cobbler
4 2 (6.06%) Vagrant
4 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.06%) collectd
4 2 (6.06%) StatsD
5 1 (3.03%) Ganglia
5 1 (3.03%) MOM
5 1 (3.03%) OpenView
5 1 (3.03%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Citrix
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Infoblox
3 3 (9.09%) NetApp
3 3 (9.09%) Veritas
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Dell
3 3 (9.09%) Splunk
4 2 (6.06%) Rackspace
4 2 (6.06%) EMC
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) ION Trading
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya
London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago