The table below looks at the statistics for the Platform Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform Engineer
Rank 427 433 442
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 16 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.077% 0.049% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.051% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -47.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,292 £35,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -25.00%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Platform Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Platform Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Platform Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +2 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Kent - 5 £32,292 -
Surrey - 5 £55,000 - 2
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) DNS
3 7 (29.17%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Web Services
4 6 (25.00%) HTTP
4 6 (25.00%) Internet
4 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (20.83%) VCAP
5 5 (20.83%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
5 5 (20.83%) VLAN
5 5 (20.83%) PKI
5 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) C#
5 5 (20.83%) IIS
5 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 5 (20.83%) XHTML
6 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) vSphere
7 3 (12.50%) Lync

Platform Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (20.83%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) Lync
4 2 (8.33%) Apache
5 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.17%) JBoss
5 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.17%) CMS
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) nginx
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) Internet
2 6 (25.00%) HTTP
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) VLAN
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (8.33%) LDAP
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.17%) FCoE
6 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security
6 1 (4.17%) MPLS
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) Broadband
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) SMTP
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) XHTML
4 3 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) LAMP
6 1 (4.17%) JSON
6 1 (4.17%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) PKI
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) iSeries
2 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.17%) Biometrics
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Symmetrix
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) Coaching
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) VBA
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) VCAP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) CCIE
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) Squid
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) qmail
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) vCloud
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) collectd
2 1 (4.17%) logstash
2 1 (4.17%) Graphite
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.17%) Cacti
2 1 (4.17%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (8.33%) CA
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) Splunk
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago