The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Platform Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 131 154 136
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.053% 0.041% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.043% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £53,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
Platform Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1802 2320 2325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.84% 95.20% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1584 1720
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,341 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Platform Engineer in the job title.

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the Reading region.

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Reading region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) e-Health
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) FCoE
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) e-Health
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware