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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 551 652 659
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 30 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.025% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.026% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 14
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £75,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +20.00%
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
33674 42112 43698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.23% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28710 35811 37120
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

Platform Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 35 (64.81%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (59.26%) DevOps
4 31 (57.41%) Python
5 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (44.44%) Ruby
7 23 (42.59%) Jenkins
8 22 (40.74%) Puppet
8 22 (40.74%) Java
9 19 (35.19%) Terraform
9 19 (35.19%) Linux
10 18 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
12 16 (29.63%) Ansible
12 16 (29.63%) Docker
13 15 (27.78%) IaaS
13 15 (27.78%) Node.js
14 13 (24.07%) Scala
15 12 (22.22%) PaaS
15 12 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (22.22%) Software Delivery
16 11 (20.37%) SOA
16 11 (20.37%) Google
17 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
17 10 (18.52%) Windows
17 10 (18.52%) REST
17 10 (18.52%) Microservices
18 9 (16.67%) Kubernetes
18 9 (16.67%) BDD
18 9 (16.67%) Big Data

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 6 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.26%) JBoss
2 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.41%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.41%) nginx
4 3 (5.56%) CloudStack
4 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.70%) Apache
5 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.70%) Confluence
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) SAS
5 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (64.81%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (27.78%) IaaS
3 12 (22.22%) PaaS
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.56%) SaaS
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.70%) GitHub
5 2 (3.70%) Slack
6 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) DNS
2 2 (3.70%) Skype
3 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) Big Data
2 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.26%) Redis
4 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.70%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.70%) CouchDB
6 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.70%) Riak
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (42.59%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.96%) TeamCity
4 6 (11.11%) Subversion
5 3 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.70%) Ant
6 2 (3.70%) GoCD
6 2 (3.70%) JIRA
6 2 (3.70%) Maven
6 2 (3.70%) SonarQube
6 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.70%) Yeoman
General
1 9 (16.67%) Games
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) Node.js
2 10 (18.52%) REST
3 9 (16.67%) Serverless Framework
3 9 (16.67%) SOAP
4 8 (14.81%) ELK Stack
4 8 (14.81%) Sensu
4 8 (14.81%) Spring
4 8 (14.81%) Spring Boot
5 6 (11.11%) .NET
6 4 (7.41%) Kafka
7 3 (5.56%) LAMP
7 3 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.85%) Protocol Buffers
9 1 (1.85%) React
9 1 (1.85%) SignalR
9 1 (1.85%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
1 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
1 2 (3.70%) Social Network
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.85%) EMC VNX
2 1 (1.85%) Home Automation
2 1 (1.85%) PKI
2 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) CentOS
3 8 (14.81%) Unix
4 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.70%) CoreOS
5 2 (3.70%) Solaris
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (59.26%) DevOps
3 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
6 12 (22.22%) Software Delivery
7 11 (20.37%) SOA
8 10 (18.52%) Microservices
9 9 (16.67%) API Development
9 9 (16.67%) BDD
9 9 (16.67%) Open Source
9 9 (16.67%) Pair Programming
9 9 (16.67%) Scrum
9 9 (16.67%) TDD
10 5 (9.26%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (7.41%) Automated Testing
11 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (7.41%) ITIL
12 3 (5.56%) DSDM
12 3 (5.56%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) Python
2 24 (44.44%) Ruby
3 22 (40.74%) Java
4 13 (24.07%) Scala
5 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
6 9 (16.67%) Go
7 8 (14.81%) SQL
8 5 (9.26%) Perl
8 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
9 4 (7.41%) C#
10 3 (5.56%) C
10 3 (5.56%) C++
10 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
10 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.70%) R
12 1 (1.85%) F#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) Docker
2 4 (7.41%) vSphere
3 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) Xen
3 3 (5.56%) XenServer
4 2 (3.70%) Varnish
5 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (40.74%) Puppet
2 19 (35.19%) Terraform
3 16 (29.63%) Ansible
4 12 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (16.67%) Kubernetes
6 6 (11.11%) Mesos
7 5 (9.26%) rkt
8 3 (5.56%) Cobbler
8 3 (5.56%) Rancher
8 3 (5.56%) Tivoli
9 2 (3.70%) Consul
9 2 (3.70%) Control-M
9 2 (3.70%) Grafana
9 2 (3.70%) Graphite
9 2 (3.70%) HAProxy
9 2 (3.70%) Nagios
9 2 (3.70%) Packer
9 2 (3.70%) Unicenter
9 2 (3.70%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.85%) Marathon
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Google
2 9 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) EMC
4 3 (5.56%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.70%) Adobe
5 2 (3.70%) NetApp
5 2 (3.70%) New Relic
5 2 (3.70%) VMware
6 1 (1.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.85%) EXASOL
6 1 (1.85%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.85%) Netezza
6 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
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